New Releases: Dead Like Me & Great Escape: Updated complete downloadble R1 DVD DB & info lists

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  1. Doug MacLean

    Doug MacLean Guest

    Showtime's Dead Like Me has received a lot of critical acclaim. If you
    missed this cable series about a young dead girl recruited into the ranks of
    Grim Reapers, you can catch the entire first season care of MGM/UA on May
    4th. The set features Dolby 5.1 audio and anamorphic 1.78:1 video and a list
    price of $58.96. The extras where listed as Audio Commentary, Deleted
    Scenes, Behind the Scenes Featurette, The Music Of Dead Like Me Featurette
    and Photo Gallery.

    MGM will release one of the all time greatest war flick, The Great Escape in
    a special edition two disc set on May 25th. This release sports both the
    original mono audio as well as a re-mixed Dolby 5.1 track. The video is
    listed as being anamorphic 2.35:1 and the list price as $29.98. Among the
    extras announced so far are Audio Commentary With The Cast And Crew, The
    Great Escape: Heroes Underground Featurette, The Great Escape: The Untold
    Story Featurette, The Real Virgil Hilts: A Man Called Jones Documentary,
    Trivia Track, Original Theatrical Trailer and Photo Gallery.

    Good, The Bad And The Ugly: 2 Disc Collector's Edition will be released by
    MGM on May 18th for $29.98. The audio is presented in both a re-mixed Dolby
    5.1 and the original mono Italian track, English subtitles are also present.
    The video was listed as 2.35:1 anamorphic. The extras announced were
    Extended 3 Hour Version, Audio Commentary by Film Historian Richard
    Schickel, Leone's West: Making Of Documentary, The Man Who Lost The Civil
    War: Civil War Documentary, Reconstructing The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
    Featurette On Composer Ennio Morricone, Deleted Scenes, Poster Gallery, and
    Collectible Postcards.

    Timed to help promote the release of the Great Escape and The Good the Bad
    and the Ugly, MGM/UA has a number of war and western flicks due out on May
    25th. Most are listed as mono audio with widescreen video. There was no
    confirmation at this point as to whether they will be anamorphic. The list
    price for each disc was given as $14.98. Included are; Shalako, Minute To
    Pray, A Second To Die, Magnificent Seven Ride, Junior Bonner, Duel In The
    Sun, Dances With Wolves (looks like 5.1/P&S), Too Late The Hero, Last
    Valley, Hell In The Pacific, Custer Of The West and Guns Of The Magnificent
    Seven.

    Artisan has some releases set for April 20th. Most appear at this point to
    be full screen with two channel audio, listing at either $12.95 or $14.95.
    Included are; Welcome To Spring Break (Nightmare Beach), Incident At Oglala:
    The Leonard Peltier Story, Bloodmoon, Dice Rules: The Andrew Dice Clay
    Concert Movie, Silver Stallion, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Animated),
    Little People: Creativity Collection, Little People: Friendship Collection,
    Clifford's Puppy Days: New Friends/Little Puppy, Big Adventures and Dark
    Harvest.

    Artisan also has announced Big Empty for April 20th with Dolby 5.1 and
    anamorphic video for $26.98. They also have King Of New York: Special
    Edition on the same date, also with Dolby 5.1 audio and anamorphic video for
    $19.98. The extras for King of New York where given as All New Commentaries
    and On-Camera Interviews, New York 1990 Documentary: A Look At Gangster Film
    and Gangsta Rap Influences On The Movie, The Search For Abel Ferrara
    Documentary: A Portrait Of the Film's Enigmatic Director, Abel Ferrara; TV
    Spots, Schooly D Music Video and a Theatrical Trailer.

    The second season of the late 70's television series, Charlie's Angels, will
    be released by Columbia/TriStar on April 6th. The suggested list price was
    given as $49.95.

    Columbia also will release Best Of The Muppets Show: Diana Ross for $19.95,
    also on April 6th.

    VCI has announced several older titles for a February 24th release date.
    Included were Adventures Of The Flying Cadets, Miracle Rider and Red Ryder
    Double Feature #3.

    On February 3rd Platinum will release Across The Line (Re-release), Far Out
    Man, Leeches, The Lottery, Magic Bubble, Perpetrators Of The Crime
    (Re-release), Requiem For Murder (Re-release), Rodeo Girl, Speed Demon
    (Re-release), Spirit Of The Eagle (Re-release), Split Decisions, Strike
    Force, Sweet Talker (Re-release), Tim (Re-release), Trapped In Silence and
    one of the earliest Sandra Bullock films, Who Shot Patakango?. Each title
    retails for $9.98.

    Speaking of very early performances VCI also has Second Chances, a
    television series featuring a very early Jennifer Lopez. The box set
    apparently contains all episodes of this short lived series and will retail
    for $39.95.

    Stop by for a complete downloadable information list of all region one DVDs
    in several formats as well as daily changes. The official list now features
    38,235 titles with 267 additions or changes and 393 Pre-Release
    announcements. The All Titles list has 38,628 titles. Recent releases
    include: Last Week 221, This Week 277 and Next Week 227 titles.

    Previews of Lost in Translation, Mona Lisa Smile, Wonderland and Texas
    Chainsaw Massacre (2003). Recent reviews include Thirteen, Underworld,
    Seabiscuit, Family Business, Firefly, Taken, Cabin Fever and The Shield:
    Season 2. Classic reviews include 12 Angry Men, the Barbarians (History
    Channel) Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974) Bedford Incident and Them. Coming
    titles listed before all the specs are in can be found in a new list,
    http://www.hometheaterinfo.com/pre-releases.htm

    Updated lists for discontinued, cancelled, postponed and rescheduled titles
    as well as lists for DTS, ES/EX and Superbit titles. UPC numbers and
    original release dates now being added to the database. There is also a
    greatly expanded list of titles that were rescheduled or reissued. Search
    function for the database, (now including UPC search) complements of site
    partner and friend, Michael's Movie Mayhem http://www.dvdlist.kazart.com and
    DVDLister.

    Updates to the DVD database, including release specs usually made twice
    daily.

    Please stop by and visit.
    Thank you.

    Doug MacLean
    http://www.hometheaterinfo.com/
     
    Doug MacLean, Jan 31, 2004
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  2. Doug MacLean

    Dunf Guest

    "Doug MacLean" <> wrote in message
    news:6QGSb.739$...
    > Showtime's Dead Like Me has received a lot of critical acclaim. If you
    > missed this cable series about a young dead girl recruited into the ranks

    of
    > Grim Reapers, you can catch the entire first season care of MGM/UA on May
    > 4th. The set features Dolby 5.1 audio and anamorphic 1.78:1 video and a

    list
    > price of $58.96. The extras where listed as Audio Commentary, Deleted
    > Scenes, Behind the Scenes Featurette, The Music Of Dead Like Me Featurette
    > and Photo Gallery.
    >
    > MGM will release one of the all time greatest war flick, The Great Escape

    in
    > a special edition two disc set on May 25th. This release sports both the
    > original mono audio as well as a re-mixed Dolby 5.1 track. The video is
    > listed as being anamorphic 2.35:1 and the list price as $29.98. Among the
    > extras announced so far are Audio Commentary With The Cast And Crew, The
    > Great Escape: Heroes Underground Featurette, The Great Escape: The Untold
    > Story Featurette, The Real Virgil Hilts: A Man Called Jones Documentary,
    > Trivia Track, Original Theatrical Trailer and Photo Gallery.
    >
    > Good, The Bad And The Ugly: 2 Disc Collector's Edition will be released by
    > MGM on May 18th for $29.98. The audio is presented in both a re-mixed

    Dolby
    > 5.1 and the original mono Italian track, English subtitles are also

    present.
    > The video was listed as 2.35:1 anamorphic. The extras announced were
    > Extended 3 Hour Version, Audio Commentary by Film Historian Richard
    > Schickel, Leone's West: Making Of Documentary, The Man Who Lost The Civil
    > War: Civil War Documentary, Reconstructing The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
    > Featurette On Composer Ennio Morricone, Deleted Scenes, Poster Gallery,

    and
    > Collectible Postcards.
    >
    > Timed to help promote the release of the Great Escape and The Good the Bad
    > and the Ugly, MGM/UA has a number of war and western flicks due out on May
    > 25th. Most are listed as mono audio with widescreen video. There was no
    > confirmation at this point as to whether they will be anamorphic. The list
    > price for each disc was given as $14.98. Included are; Shalako, Minute To
    > Pray, A Second To Die, Magnificent Seven Ride, Junior Bonner, Duel In The
    > Sun, Dances With Wolves (looks like 5.1/P&S), Too Late The Hero, Last
    > Valley, Hell In The Pacific, Custer Of The West and Guns Of The

    Magnificent
    > Seven.
    >
    > Artisan has some releases set for April 20th. Most appear at this point to
    > be full screen with two channel audio, listing at either $12.95 or $14.95.
    > Included are; Welcome To Spring Break (Nightmare Beach), Incident At

    Oglala:
    > The Leonard Peltier Story, Bloodmoon, Dice Rules: The Andrew Dice Clay
    > Concert Movie, Silver Stallion, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Animated),
    > Little People: Creativity Collection, Little People: Friendship

    Collection,
    > Clifford's Puppy Days: New Friends/Little Puppy, Big Adventures and Dark
    > Harvest.
    >
    > Artisan also has announced Big Empty for April 20th with Dolby 5.1 and
    > anamorphic video for $26.98. They also have King Of New York: Special
    > Edition on the same date, also with Dolby 5.1 audio and anamorphic video

    for
    > $19.98. The extras for King of New York where given as All New

    Commentaries
    > and On-Camera Interviews, New York 1990 Documentary: A Look At Gangster

    Film
    > and Gangsta Rap Influences On The Movie, The Search For Abel Ferrara
    > Documentary: A Portrait Of the Film's Enigmatic Director, Abel Ferrara; TV
    > Spots, Schooly D Music Video and a Theatrical Trailer.
    >
    > The second season of the late 70's television series, Charlie's Angels,

    will
    > be released by Columbia/TriStar on April 6th. The suggested list price was
    > given as $49.95.
    >
    > Columbia also will release Best Of The Muppets Show: Diana Ross for

    $19.95,
    > also on April 6th.
    >
    > VCI has announced several older titles for a February 24th release date.
    > Included were Adventures Of The Flying Cadets, Miracle Rider and Red Ryder
    > Double Feature #3.
    >
    > On February 3rd Platinum will release Across The Line (Re-release), Far

    Out
    > Man, Leeches, The Lottery, Magic Bubble, Perpetrators Of The Crime
    > (Re-release), Requiem For Murder (Re-release), Rodeo Girl, Speed Demon
    > (Re-release), Spirit Of The Eagle (Re-release), Split Decisions, Strike
    > Force, Sweet Talker (Re-release), Tim (Re-release), Trapped In Silence and
    > one of the earliest Sandra Bullock films, Who Shot Patakango?. Each title
    > retails for $9.98.
    >
    > Speaking of very early performances VCI also has Second Chances, a
    > television series featuring a very early Jennifer Lopez. The box set
    > apparently contains all episodes of this short lived series and will

    retail
    > for $39.95.
    >
    > Stop by for a complete downloadable information list of all region one

    DVDs
    > in several formats as well as daily changes. The official list now

    features
    > 38,235 titles with 267 additions or changes and 393 Pre-Release
    > announcements. The All Titles list has 38,628 titles. Recent releases
    > include: Last Week 221, This Week 277 and Next Week 227 titles.
    >
    > Previews of Lost in Translation, Mona Lisa Smile, Wonderland and Texas
    > Chainsaw Massacre (2003). Recent reviews include Thirteen, Underworld,
    > Seabiscuit, Family Business, Firefly, Taken, Cabin Fever and The Shield:
    > Season 2. Classic reviews include 12 Angry Men, the Barbarians (History
    > Channel) Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974) Bedford Incident and Them. Coming
    > titles listed before all the specs are in can be found in a new list,
    > http://www.hometheaterinfo.com/pre-releases.htm
    >
    > Updated lists for discontinued, cancelled, postponed and rescheduled

    titles
    > as well as lists for DTS, ES/EX and Superbit titles. UPC numbers and
    > original release dates now being added to the database. There is also a
    > greatly expanded list of titles that were rescheduled or reissued. Search
    > function for the database, (now including UPC search) complements of site
    > partner and friend, Michael's Movie Mayhem http://www.dvdlist.kazart.com

    and
    > DVDLister.
    >
    > Updates to the DVD database, including release specs usually made twice
    > daily.
    >
    > Please stop by and visit.
    > Thank you.
    >
    > Doug MacLean
    > http://www.hometheaterinfo.com/
    >
    >
    >

    Thanks Doug. This is a very comprehensive list of new releases-good job.
     
    Dunf, Jan 31, 2004
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  3. Doug MacLean

    Bustm Guest

    How could they remix the audio to "The Great Escape." None of the music
    elements supposedly survive. Will it be "synthesized" stereo?


    "Doug MacLean" <> wrote in message
    news:6QGSb.739$...
    > Showtime's Dead Like Me has received a lot of critical acclaim. If you
    > missed this cable series about a young dead girl recruited into the ranks

    of
    > Grim Reapers, you can catch the entire first season care of MGM/UA on May
    > 4th. The set features Dolby 5.1 audio and anamorphic 1.78:1 video and a

    list
    > price of $58.96. The extras where listed as Audio Commentary, Deleted
    > Scenes, Behind the Scenes Featurette, The Music Of Dead Like Me Featurette
    > and Photo Gallery.
    >
    > MGM will release one of the all time greatest war flick, The Great Escape

    in
    > a special edition two disc set on May 25th. This release sports both the
    > original mono audio as well as a re-mixed Dolby 5.1 track. The video is
    > listed as being anamorphic 2.35:1 and the list price as $29.98. Among the
    > extras announced so far are Audio Commentary With The Cast And Crew, The
    > Great Escape: Heroes Underground Featurette, The Great Escape: The Untold
    > Story Featurette, The Real Virgil Hilts: A Man Called Jones Documentary,
    > Trivia Track, Original Theatrical Trailer and Photo Gallery.
    >
    > Good, The Bad And The Ugly: 2 Disc Collector's Edition will be released by
    > MGM on May 18th for $29.98. The audio is presented in both a re-mixed

    Dolby
    > 5.1 and the original mono Italian track, English subtitles are also

    present.
    > The video was listed as 2.35:1 anamorphic. The extras announced were
    > Extended 3 Hour Version, Audio Commentary by Film Historian Richard
    > Schickel, Leone's West: Making Of Documentary, The Man Who Lost The Civil
    > War: Civil War Documentary, Reconstructing The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
    > Featurette On Composer Ennio Morricone, Deleted Scenes, Poster Gallery,

    and
    > Collectible Postcards.
    >
    > Timed to help promote the release of the Great Escape and The Good the Bad
    > and the Ugly, MGM/UA has a number of war and western flicks due out on May
    > 25th. Most are listed as mono audio with widescreen video. There was no
    > confirmation at this point as to whether they will be anamorphic. The list
    > price for each disc was given as $14.98. Included are; Shalako, Minute To
    > Pray, A Second To Die, Magnificent Seven Ride, Junior Bonner, Duel In The
    > Sun, Dances With Wolves (looks like 5.1/P&S), Too Late The Hero, Last
    > Valley, Hell In The Pacific, Custer Of The West and Guns Of The

    Magnificent
    > Seven.
    >
    > Artisan has some releases set for April 20th. Most appear at this point to
    > be full screen with two channel audio, listing at either $12.95 or $14.95.
    > Included are; Welcome To Spring Break (Nightmare Beach), Incident At

    Oglala:
    > The Leonard Peltier Story, Bloodmoon, Dice Rules: The Andrew Dice Clay
    > Concert Movie, Silver Stallion, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Animated),
    > Little People: Creativity Collection, Little People: Friendship

    Collection,
    > Clifford's Puppy Days: New Friends/Little Puppy, Big Adventures and Dark
    > Harvest.
    >
    > Artisan also has announced Big Empty for April 20th with Dolby 5.1 and
    > anamorphic video for $26.98. They also have King Of New York: Special
    > Edition on the same date, also with Dolby 5.1 audio and anamorphic video

    for
    > $19.98. The extras for King of New York where given as All New

    Commentaries
    > and On-Camera Interviews, New York 1990 Documentary: A Look At Gangster

    Film
    > and Gangsta Rap Influences On The Movie, The Search For Abel Ferrara
    > Documentary: A Portrait Of the Film's Enigmatic Director, Abel Ferrara; TV
    > Spots, Schooly D Music Video and a Theatrical Trailer.
    >
    > The second season of the late 70's television series, Charlie's Angels,

    will
    > be released by Columbia/TriStar on April 6th. The suggested list price was
    > given as $49.95.
    >
    > Columbia also will release Best Of The Muppets Show: Diana Ross for

    $19.95,
    > also on April 6th.
    >
    > VCI has announced several older titles for a February 24th release date.
    > Included were Adventures Of The Flying Cadets, Miracle Rider and Red Ryder
    > Double Feature #3.
    >
    > On February 3rd Platinum will release Across The Line (Re-release), Far

    Out
    > Man, Leeches, The Lottery, Magic Bubble, Perpetrators Of The Crime
    > (Re-release), Requiem For Murder (Re-release), Rodeo Girl, Speed Demon
    > (Re-release), Spirit Of The Eagle (Re-release), Split Decisions, Strike
    > Force, Sweet Talker (Re-release), Tim (Re-release), Trapped In Silence and
    > one of the earliest Sandra Bullock films, Who Shot Patakango?. Each title
    > retails for $9.98.
    >
    > Speaking of very early performances VCI also has Second Chances, a
    > television series featuring a very early Jennifer Lopez. The box set
    > apparently contains all episodes of this short lived series and will

    retail
    > for $39.95.
    >
    > Stop by for a complete downloadable information list of all region one

    DVDs
    > in several formats as well as daily changes. The official list now

    features
    > 38,235 titles with 267 additions or changes and 393 Pre-Release
    > announcements. The All Titles list has 38,628 titles. Recent releases
    > include: Last Week 221, This Week 277 and Next Week 227 titles.
    >
    > Previews of Lost in Translation, Mona Lisa Smile, Wonderland and Texas
    > Chainsaw Massacre (2003). Recent reviews include Thirteen, Underworld,
    > Seabiscuit, Family Business, Firefly, Taken, Cabin Fever and The Shield:
    > Season 2. Classic reviews include 12 Angry Men, the Barbarians (History
    > Channel) Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974) Bedford Incident and Them. Coming
    > titles listed before all the specs are in can be found in a new list,
    > http://www.hometheaterinfo.com/pre-releases.htm
    >
    > Updated lists for discontinued, cancelled, postponed and rescheduled

    titles
    > as well as lists for DTS, ES/EX and Superbit titles. UPC numbers and
    > original release dates now being added to the database. There is also a
    > greatly expanded list of titles that were rescheduled or reissued. Search
    > function for the database, (now including UPC search) complements of site
    > partner and friend, Michael's Movie Mayhem http://www.dvdlist.kazart.com

    and
    > DVDLister.
    >
    > Updates to the DVD database, including release specs usually made twice
    > daily.
    >
    > Please stop by and visit.
    > Thank you.
    >
    > Doug MacLean
    > http://www.hometheaterinfo.com/
    >
    >
    >
     
    Bustm, Feb 3, 2004
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