CRZ Big Brother Administrator Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 8 hours
ICQ: # 1 Posted on 4.6.09 1830.54 | Instant Rating: 8.51 It's an early look at what's coming out Tuesday because I have made my own FOUR DAY WEEKEND. What are YOU doing for my birthday? My first present was a tight list of not so much work to go through this time around! The tally as of right now stands at 173 DVDs, 12 Blu-rays and 2 UMD. I guess the majors all though that this was the week everybody shut off their DVD players and headed outside. Ha! You and I...we know better! Kicking it off, it's that thing we do every week where we pick a release and call it the PICK OF THE WEEK WWE: Macho Madness - The Randy Savage Ultimate Collection (The W at Amazon) FINALLY. Will include just about everything except a reveal of the reason Vince hates him so much today. Price is comparable to that on WWE Shop (wweshop.com), by the way MOVIES OF THE WEEK THE BIG ONES The International (USA/Germany/UK, 2009) Or as I like to call it...THE BANK The International [Blu-ray] The International [UMD for PSP] Do these non-DVD prices seem especially high to you this week? Gran Torino (Widescreen Edition) (USA/Australia, 2008) Clint Eastwood's starin' at ya again Gran Torino (+ Digital Copy and BD-Live) [Blu-ray] Gran Torino (Full-Screen Edition) Fired Up (Theatrical Version) (2009) F.U. indeed Fired Up (Unrated Version) Doesn't even add a whole minute so they better be REALLY nice breasts Fired Up [Blu-ray] Unrated, yep Fired Up! [UMD for PSP] Sorry, kids, it's the theatrical version Crossing Over (2009) Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta, Jim Sturgess, Ashley Judd - I totally do not remember this film coming out - maybe it didn't? Allegheny Sunset (2008) Summer Ferguson, Ryan Hathaway (also directed) Nurse.Fighter.Boy (Canada, 2008) Clark Johnson, Karen LeBlanc Nobel Son (2007) Alan Rickman, Mary Steenburgen and a lot of big names in small parts Spinning into Butter (2007) Sarah Jessica Parker, Beau Bridges, Miranda Richardson, Mykelti Willamson MOVIE FOR KIM OF THE WEEK Destination Fame (Ws) (2009) Answers the question "What's Jordan Knight been doing?" and, to a lesser extent, "What's Joe Jackson been doing?" MOVIE ABOUT BOWLING OF THE WEEK Strike (7-10 Split - 2007) Ross Patterson, Tara Reid VAMPIRES ARE SO HOT RIGHT NOW The Kiss (2008) COLLECTION OF CLASSICS OF THE WEEK The Jack Lemmon Film Collection (Phffft! / Operation Mad Ball / The Notorious Landlady / Under the Yum Yum Tree / Good Neighbor Sam) (1954) (1957) (1962) (1963) (1964) EXPENSIVE VERSIONS OF MOVIES YOU ALREADY OWN aka the Blu-ray section Fatal Attraction [Blu-ray] (1987) Indecent Proposal [Blu-ray] (1993) Hmm, is someone trying to tell someone something? Predator 2 [Blu-ray] (1990) The Siege [Blu-ray] (1998) "IMPORTS" Rogue Assassin Aka War (Sub Dol Dts) [Blu-ray] A-1 [Blu-ray] DOCUMENTARIES OF THE WEEK Nelson Mandela: Son of Africa, Father of a Nation (Mandela - South Africa/USA, 1996) Crawford (2008) A look at a small town in Texas...where W happens to have a ranch FURN FILMS OF THE WEEK The Stormriders (Fung wan: Hung Ba Tin Ha - Hong Kong, 1998) Sonny Chiba The Stormriders [Blu-ray] Goddess (Devi - India, 1999) More info and trailer at Image (image-entertainment.com) Nicotina (Mexico/Argentina/Spain, 2003) Hannari: Geisha Modern (Japan, 2006) (6/15) In Love We Trust (Zuo You - China, 2007) Kalinovski Square (Ploshcha - Estonia, 2007) Democracy vs. dictatorship in Belarus Mia Et Le Migou (France/Italy, 2008) For the kidz - en français COLLECTIONS OF NO GREAT SHAKES Sinful 70's Sex Collection Includes S.M.A.S.H. or How to Get Hung and No Deposit, No Return Chariots of the Gods/The Outer Space Connection Puppet Master Box Set Eight discs - wow, were there really eight of these flicks made? Hmmm...if this is a rerelease of the Full Moon box (but I'm not saying it IS), you get seven and a bonus disc of ADS...well, we'll see I guess. AND THE REST OF THE MOVIES First, the "as good as bootleg" releases: Gypsy Blood (Carmen - Germany, 1918) The Tong-Man (1919) American Pluck (1925) The Jesus Trip (1971) Now, the more legit looking stuff... Stripped Down (2006) Marcus Jean Pirae, Ian Ziering, Elana Krausz (also wrote and directed) Ghosts of Goldfield Wow, much more expensive than above Ghosts of Goldfield (direct to video, 2007) Roddy Piper AND Chuck Zito sightings! I Can't Think Straight/World Unseen (UK, 2007) (South Africa/UK, 2007) Counterfeit Butterfly (UK, 2008) (6/15) Don't Write It: Rewrite It (2008) No idea whatsoever Running for Jenny (2008) No real info on this one, either - sorry Were the World Mine (Standard Cover) (2008) Were the World Mine (Alternate Cover) I dunno - this cover looks even more gay - more info at Wolfe (wolfevideo.com) Life 101: Angel's Secret (direct to DVD, 2009) SPOILER ALERT: You can probably figure out her secret when I tell you that the "Parental Warning" is for " Mature thematic material involving consequences of teenage sexuality and abortion" - more info and trailer at Maverick (maverickentertainment.cc) ANIME OF THE WEEK Lady Death Sin: The Movie King of Bandit Jing in Seventh Heaven OVA Aquarion: The Complete Series The Law of Ueki: The Complete Series Box Set COMEDY OF THE WEEK NOTHING! TV OF THE WEEK Norman Lear TV Collection (19 discs) Holy cats! First seasons of All in the Family, Good Times, The Jeffersons, Maude, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman, One Day at a Time and Sanford & Son AND "over six hours of exclusive new bonus features" Be sure to drop by the Amazon reviews to see how unhappy people are about this set, and Sony in general The Shield: Season Seven - The Final Act (FX, 2008) Reaper: Season 2 (The CW, 2008-9) The Cleaner: First Season (A&E, 2008) Benjamin Bratt IS Get Smart: Season 3 (NBC, 1967-8) Perry Mason: Season 4, Vol. 1 (CBS, 1960-1) Father Knows Best: Season Three (NBC, 1956-7) Episode guide also at Shout! Factory (shoutfactorystore.com) Zane Grey Theatre Complete Season One (CBS, 1956-7) COMPILATIONS The Best of Whose Line is it Anyway? I dunno...the BEST would probably have Clive hosting instead of Drew Carey - but at least you'll get some yuks out of it being "uncensored" Judge Judy - 2 Pack "Few judges can claim to dispense justice with such a compelling combination of sass and fairness as famed television chancellor Judge Judy" FRONTLINE: Sick Around America (WGBH, 2009) More info and watch at FRONTLINE (pbs.org) Augustus Saint-Gaudens: Master of American Sculpture (PBS, 2009) More info at the PBS Shop (shoppbs.org) Ladies or Gentlemen (Starz, 2008) "Starz Inside" looks at famous cross-dressers Z Rock (IFC, 2008) Survivorman: Season Three (Discovery, 2008) Time Warp: Season One (Discovery, 2008) The Super Slomo Show Time Warp: Season One [Blu-ray] Tomb Detectives (Smithsonian, 2009) More info at Smithsonian Channel Bat Women of Panama (Smithsonian, 2009) More info at Smithsonian Channel (smithsonianchannel.com) Flying with Condors (Smithsonian, 2009) More info at Smithsonian Channel Jungle Jacks Wackiest Wildest AND weirdest! It's all about ALLITERATION! More info at Thomas Nelson (thomasnelson.com) NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC COLLECTIONS Ultimate WWII Collection 6 discs Ultimate Factories Collection 11 episodes (of what?) on 4 discs ON-DEMAND SETS Zoey 101 - The Complete 3rd Season (5 Disc Set) (Nickelodeon, 2006-8) (6/14) Zoey 101 - The Complete 4th Season (3 Disc Set) (Nickelodeon, 2008) (6/14) Danny Phantom Season 3 (3 Disc Set) (Nickelodeon, 2007) Final season South of Nowhere Season 3 (4 Disc Set) (The N, 2007-8) (6/14) Making Fiends Season 1 (2 Disc Set) (Nickelodeon, 2008) College Life: Season 1 (MTV, 2009) (6/15) H20 Season 1 Volume 1 Not sure - maybe "H2O: Just Add Water?" (6/14) TV MOVIE OF THE WEEK Guns (miniseries, CBC, 2008) Elisha Cuthbert, Colm Feore BRITISH TV OF THE WEEK Mistresses, Vol. 1 (BBC, 2008) Also a sensation on BBC America Waiting for God: Season Four (BBC, 1993) Roy Clarke's Open All Hours: The Complete Series (BBC, 1973, 1976, 1981-2, 1985) Last of the Summer Wine: Vintage 1979 (BBC, 1979) Series 5 AND FINALLY, "60 MINUTES" OF THE WEEK 60 Minutes - We Own It (May 17, 2009) How AIG got so screwed up so quickly - video and transcript at 60 Minutes (cbsnews.com) 60 Minutes - Secretary of War (May 17, 2009) Profile of Bob Gates - he's really Secretary of Defense - video and transcript at 60 Minutes 60 Minutes - Anna Wintour (May 17, 2009) Morley Safer interviews another chick he's lusted after for a hundred years, the editor of Vogue magazine - video and transcript at 60 Minutes KIDZ RELEAZEZ OF THE WEEK A Heart Full of Love Care Bears: Tell-Tale Tummies Shaun the Sheep: Sheep on the Loose Bob the Builder: Truck Teamwork Best of Mighty Machines Best of the Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog Celebrate Family! Compilation of Nick Jr. series episodes Wonder Pets!: Ollie's Slumber Party Frannys Feet: Playing Soccer Los Pies Magicos De Franny: En La Red Above, en español Miffy Summer Vacation MAYBE somewhere on www.miffy.com Favorite Storybook Classics! Over 6 1/2 Hours! Bop Along with the Bop-A-Lots, Vol. 1 FOR THE MATHLETES Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions Algebra Applications: Systems of Equations Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions Algebra Applications: Quadratic Functions Algebra Applications: Rational Functions Algebra Nspirations: Data Analysis and Probability Algebra Nspirations: Exponents and Exponential Functions Algebra Nspirations: Linear Functions, Equations, and Graphs - The Geometry of Graphs Algebra Nspirations: Logarithms and Logarithmic Functions Algebra Nspirations: Rational Functions and Expressions Algebra Nspirations: Solving Systems of Equations Teaching Systems: Fundamental Math Module 1: Beyond Multiply (2pc) Teaching Systems: Fundamental Math Module 2: Working With Fractions Teaching Systems: Fundamental Math Module 3: Measurement Ratios Teaching Systems: Fundamental Math Module 4: Angles Polygons (2pc) Teaching Systems: Fundamental Math Module 5: Coordinate Geometry Teaching Systems: Fundamental Math Module 6: Gathering & Understandi Teaching Systems: Fundamental Math Module 7: Problem Solving Skills Teaching Systems: Fundamental Math Super Pack Probably all of the above - and also the MOST EXPENSIVE ITEM OF THE WEEK Man, I don't know about YOU, but those titles sure sound EXCITING!! MUSIC OF THE WEEK Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music Director's Cut (40th Anniversary Two-Disc Special Edition) (Woodstock - 1970) I'm going to sidestep the "overdub" controversy for now and instead say that this is still a pretty good collection of tunes, maaaaan. Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music Director's Cut (40th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition with Amazon Exclusive Bonus Disc) In addition to the three hours of extras everybody gets, the Amazon-only bonus includes "additional never-before-seen performance footage from Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, and Country Joe and the Fish plus three additional featurettes!" Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music Director's Cut (40th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition and BD-Live with Amazon Exclusive Bonus Content) [Blu-ray] Woodstock 40th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition DVD - Only At Target Hmm, this one leaked over from target.com and PROBABLY shouldn't be here, but since we HAVE it, let me tell you that the TARGET exclusive looks to be a cool canister package with a tamourine for a lid. Better picture over at the target.com version of this page (target.com) Iron Maiden: Flight 666 (2009) Live in Concert Diana Ross Legends & Lyrics Vol. 1 From the public broadcasting series - Randy Owen, Kris Kristofferson, Patty Griffin Legends & Lyrics Vol. 2 Kenny Loggins, Richard Marx, 3 Doors Down - more info on both at www.legendsandlyrics.com Moderat 2 discs Moderat 1 disc Mohammed Jimmy Mohammed Trio and Han Bennink Mohammed Jimmy Mohammed Trio W/ Han B Same as above, different distributor? The Braveheart Trilogy: The Celtic Pipes and Strings Braveheart Trilogy Same as above, different distributor? Cycles of the Mental Machine Examining Detroit's musical legacy - including their special brand of techno - includes Laurent Garnier DJ set! Cycles of the Mental Machine Same as above, different distributor? The Pop Rose of Cairo Natacha Atlas Pop Rose of Cairo Same as above, different distributor? Paul Weller - Just a Dream - 22 Dreams Live (DVD+CD Set) (NTSC/Region 0) (import) Bananaz: Taking Down The Virtual Walls of Gorillaz (import) Live In Poland Genesis (import) HIP HOP/ZINE OF THE WEEK Gin TV: The Future Is Now CLASSICAL OF THE WEEK Das Rhinegold: Richard Wagner Die Walkure: Richard Wagner Siegfried: Richard Wagner Gotterdammerung: Richard Wagner Alfred Deller - Portrait of a Voice Comme les Oiseaux... A Portrait of Monique Loudières The Art of the Pas de Deux, Vol. 3 EN ESPAÑOL OF THE WEEK La Historia de Los Exitos en DVD Caramelo Llamando a un Ángel (Looking for an Angel) (Mexico, 2008) Los Borgia (The Borgias) (Spain, 2006) 40 Dias (40 Days) (Mexico, 2008) Primos (2009) Sabuesos (It's a Dog Thing) (Mexico, direct to DVD, 2009) La Reina De Las Ficheras 3 Pack Sasha Montenegro in Blanca Nieves y sus Siete Amantes, Solicito Marido para Engañar y Dos Tipas de Cuidado SPORTS! The Ultimate Ride: Steve Fisher in African Rush Kayaking Wow, that's it? SWEAT OF THE WEEK Gilad's Total Body Sculpt PLUS: Functional Fitness (6/15) Gilad's Total Body Sculpt PLUS: Cutting Edge (6/15) Gilad Total Body Sculpt PLUS: Peak Performance (6/15) Lynn Hahn: Body, Bands & Rings Workout DANCE LIKE YOU NEED INSTRUCTION Live At Broadway Dance Center: Lifts Vol. 1 with Jeff Amsden featuring Katy Spreadbury Live at The Broadway Dance Center: The Care and Feeding of A Dancer with Toni Branner, M.A. SMUT OF THE WEEK Cotton Candy Chopped & Screwed Booty DAMN DipseXXX: Bottoms Up Hot Body: Totally Nude Teachers Contest ET CETERA WAR (WHAT IS IT GOOD FOR) The History of Warfare: The Gallic Wars Greek And Persian Wars Hoplite Warfare HELP ME HELP YOU A Reiki Prosperity Attunement plus Subliminal Persuasion Programs to Increase Your Prosperity Buddha will show you the way! (6/15) Telling a New Story: The Law of Attraction In Action, Episode IX I bet you're wondering just how many episodes there are! Well, you won't get an answer at Hay House (hayhouse.com) (6/15) BIBLE STUDY A Resilient Life DVD Study I couldn't find more info on the DVD, but I *did* find the book (thomasnelson.com) THIS WEEK'S RELEASE WITH A TITLE SOUNDING SUSPICIOUSLY SIMILAR TO A MOVIE CURRENTLY IN THEATRES Mysteries of Angels and Demons "Are We Alone?" OH OH OH, IT'S MAGIC Dobson's Choice: TV Stuff, Vol. 1 More info at Magic City (magicity.com) AWWWW, PRECIOUS Adorapet Puppies Truly frightening. www.adorapet.com (rescheduled from 5/12) JULY 4TH IS COMING! American Spirit A "moving video compilation of beautiful American scenery, famous monuments, and memorials set to classic patriotic songs." SOLD AND FINALLY... Dinah Hubert: How to Make Contemporary & Victorian Lampshades Admit it...you're curious We'll be back...well, SOME time before Tuesday with a final looksee at how this week shook out. In the mean time, talk amongst yourselves. IF YOU DARE. BYE Promote this thread!
CRZ Big Brother Administrator Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 8 hours
ICQ: # 2 Posted on 8.6.09 1717.00 | Instant Rating: 8.51
NEWLY ADDED FOR THIS WEEK: I hope you like Tangerine Dream! Report Card on your Hemoglobin A1C - Get it now and find out what the future holds for you. Also a To-do list to fix it it it is high. (The W at Amazon) What now? For $79.99, I want decent English! (6/15) The Legend of the Blood Castle (Ceremonia Sangrienta - Spain/Italy, 1973) Madcap's Flaming Duty Tangerine Dream (import) Roadmap to Music Tangerine Dream (import) One Night in Space Tangerine Dream (import) Orange Odyssey Tangerine Dream (import) Dante's Inferno Tangerine Dream (import) Easy Blues Guitar NOT Tangerine Dream, but in fact Mark John Sternal Phrase By Phrase: Classic Metallica More instruction from Mark John Sternal Casablanca (1942) (2pc) (Full Spec Amar) No real info on this 2-disc listing from Warner Praying With the Body DVD Ohhhhhkay (6/10) RESCHEDULED FOR 6/16: Zoey 101 - The Complete 3rd Season (5 Disc Set) Zoey 101 - The Complete 4th Season (3 Disc Set) South of Nowhere Season 3 (4 Disc Set) H20 Season 1 Volume 1 NOW SHOWING UNAVAILABLE A Resilient Life DVD Study Bat Women of Panama Flying with Condors Puppet Master Box Set Hot Body: Totally Nude Teachers Contest Moderat Braveheart Trilogy Mohammed Jimmy Mohammed Trio W/ Han B Cycles of the Mental Machine Pop Rose of Cairo Live In Poland Can't Think Straight/World Unseen THE TOP 24 PREORDERS FOR TUESDAY 1 1 Gran Torino (Widescreen Edition) 2 2 Gran Torino (+ Digital Copy and BD-Live) [Blu-ray] 3 3 The Shield: Season Seven - The Final Act 5 4 Iron Maiden: Flight 666 8 5 Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music Director's Cut (40th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition with Amazon Exclusive Bonus Disc) 6 6 Gran Torino (Full-Screen Edition) 7 7 Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music Director's Cut (40th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition and BD-Live with Amazon Exclusive Bonus Content) [Blu-ray] 4 8 Perry Mason: Season 4, Vol. 1 9 9 The International 16 10 The International [Blu-ray] 19 11 Crossing Over 10 12 Reaper: Season 2 11 13 Get Smart: Season 3 18 14 WWE: Macho Madness - The Randy Savage Ultimate Collection 13 15 Shaun the Sheep: Sheep on the Loose 12 16 The Best of Whose Line is it Anyway? 14 17 Waiting for God: Season Four 15 18 Father Knows Best: Season Three 20 19 Were the World Mine (Alternate Cover) 17 20 Were the World Mine (Standard Cover) 21 21 Last of the Summer Wine: Vintage 1979 23 22 Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music Director's Cut (40th Anniversary Two-Disc Special Edition) -- 23 Telling a New Story: The Law of Attraction In Action, Episode IX -- 24 Predator 2 [Blu-ray] Dropping out from last week's check were South of Nowhere Season 3 (4 Disc Set) (which was rescheduled to next Tuesday) along with Survivorman: Season Three. NEXT WEEK'S CURRENT TOP 24 PREORDERS 1 Burn Notice: Season Two 2 Jesse Stone: Thin Ice 3 Family Guy, Vol. 7 4 The Three Stooges Collection, Vol. 6: 1949-1951 5 Ghostbusters [Blu-ray] 6 Everwood: The Complete Second Season 7 Lost: The Complete First Season [Blu-ray] 8 Friday the 13th (Extended Killer Cut) 9 Lost: The Complete Second Season [Blu-ray] 10 Chess in Concert 11 Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail (Fullscreen Edition) 12 Transformers: The Complete First Season (25th Anniversary Edition) 13 Saving Grace: Season Two 14 Friday the 13th (Extended Killer Cut and Theatrical Cut + Digital Copy) [Blu-ray] 15 Dr. Strangelove [Blu-ray] 16 The Seventh Seal (Criterion Collection) [Blu-ray] 17 Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail (Widescreen Edition) 18 Burn Notice: Seasons 1-2 19 The Secret Life of the American Teenager: Season Two 20 John Adams [Blu-ray] 21 Generation Kill [Blu-ray] 22 Sword of the Stranger [Blu-ray] 23 Burn Notice: Season Two [Blu-ray] 24 Spaceballs [Blu-ray] CURRENT #1s FOR THE WEEKS BEGINNING... * 6/23: Confessions of a Shopaholic 6/30: Stargate Atlantis: The Complete Fifth Season 7/7: Knowing 7/14: Mad Men: Season 2 * 7/21: Watchmen (Director's Cut + Digital Copy and BD-Live) [Blu-ray] 7/28: Battlestar Galactica: Season 4.5 8/4: Flight of the Conchords: The Complete Second Season * 8/11: Designing Women: Season Two 8/18: Dexter: The Third Season LAAAAATER