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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby grim_tales » 20 Nov 2013, 22:39

I read that too - I havent seen the film yet :o If I like it I'll upgrade :)
Sounds cool

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Unread postby grim_tales » 22 Nov 2013, 09:30

Robocop Remaster will be the DC/Unrated cut:

https://twitter.com/FinnAtFox/status/403712737462599680

Seems all the special features will be included too.

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Unread postby Markgway » 22 Nov 2013, 10:22

Good to know. :)
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Unread postby luckystars » 13 Feb 2014, 20:09

Lilo and Stitch UK BD. Nice I didn't want the US release with the sequel..
http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00HZE0TW8
2010 - The return of the HK movie industry :)
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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby grim_tales » 02 Apr 2014, 18:20

The Man with No Name trilogy (including Remastered TGTBATU) - June 3

http://www.amazon.ca/Name-Trilogy-Colle ... gy+blu+ray

According to Amazon Canada

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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby Markgway » 03 Apr 2014, 00:02

No interest now.

TGTBATU will be another fuck up and the European editions of the other two are (apparently) ideal.
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Unread postby grim_tales » 03 Apr 2014, 06:42

I'll wait for reviews. No point in buying the boxset IMO. If they've somehow managed to find a genuine Mono track and then switch to a downmix for the extended scenes or something, I can live with the extended version. Not ideal but there you go (I'll still keep the theatrical cut, maybe make my own Combo pack if it ever gets seperately released in the US).

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Unread postby grim_tales » 03 Apr 2014, 13:22

Fox Connect website wrote:Specs and audio for all 3 films:
**Commentary on all three films
**Behind-the-scenes interviews with cast and crew including Clint Eastwood
**Deleted Scenes and much more!

Disc 1: English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, English Mono, Spanish Mono, French DTS 5.1,
Disc 2: English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, English Mono, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1,
Disc 3: English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, English Dolby Digital 1.0, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1, French DTS 5.1


http://www.foxconnect.com/the-man-with- ... ilogy.html

Why say DD1.0 for TGTBATU but Mono for the other two? I know they mean the same thing but still...

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Unread postby Shingster » 03 Apr 2014, 18:30

It's a significantly longer film than the other two so it sounds to me like they've gone with LPCM Mono for the first two and only a lossy DD1.0 track for TGTBTU, but hey look on the bright side: At least illiterate Spaniards, Mexicans, Frenchmen, & French-Canadians who live in the US but can't speak a word of English get to enjoy this release! :roll:

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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby grim_tales » 10 May 2014, 14:40

It seems TGTBATU will also be released in a normal Amaray case. No expensive Steelbook for me.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Good-Bad-Ugly-R ... remastered

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Unread postby saltysam » 10 May 2014, 16:05

grim_tales wrote:It seems TGTBATU will also be released in a normal Amaray case. No expensive Steelbook for me.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Good-Bad-Ugly-R ... remastered
over your steelbook fetish now ;) btw your link to the amaray release shows at £19.99..the steelbook on the same site is...£19 :lol:
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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby grim_tales » 10 May 2014, 21:41

:lol:
I didnt notice that :D

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Unread postby grim_tales » 16 May 2014, 20:04

The new remaster of TGTBATU looks really nice IMO, rather yellow but was that it how it originally looked? I dont know :?
Definitely upgrading based on the transfer at least which has amazing detail.

http://screenshotcomparison.com/comparison/74866

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Unread postby saltysam » 07 Jun 2014, 11:14

Clint Eastwood set coming out in the UK including a few first time on Blu titles,deffo want Play Misty For Me & Eiger Sanction,possibly Beguiled, i've already got single releases of some of the others though and the box looks very unwieldy

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Clint-Eastwood- ... t+eastwood
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Unread postby saltysam » 23 Dec 2014, 20:48

American Ninja coming in 2015 from 88 Films
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Unread postby Markgway » 23 Dec 2014, 23:59

saltysam wrote:American Ninja coming in 2015 from 88 Films


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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby grim_tales » 21 May 2015, 15:29

Dressed to Kill coming from Criterion in August

http://www.amazon.com/Dressed-to-Kill-B ... PDKIKX0DER

Whether it will beat the Arrow, MGM or French discs, I dont know :dontknow: Maybe they'd have a new commentary?

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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby saltysam » 21 May 2015, 16:10

grim_tales wrote:Dressed to Kill coming from Criterion in August

http://www.amazon.com/Dressed-to-Kill-B ... PDKIKX0DER

Whether it will beat the Arrow, MGM or French discs, I dont know :dontknow: Maybe they'd have a new commentary?
it's a 4k remaster so #should# be superior.whether any upgrade would be worth going to the well again for i don't know.
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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby grim_tales » 21 May 2015, 16:16

OK cool, thanks Sam :) I didnt know that about it being a 4K remaster :)
I'll wait and see what reviews say.

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Unread postby saltysam » 23 May 2015, 15:44

Pray For Death finally coming to blu-ray in it's restored,uncut version.expensive though

http://shop.dtm.at/product_info.php?pro ... anguage=uk

http://shop.dtm.at/product_info.php?products_id=59069
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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby grim_tales » 23 May 2015, 22:01

Guess its not available to order yet.

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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby saltysam » 24 May 2015, 00:42

grim_tales wrote:Guess its not available to order yet.
eh? of course it's orderable.i've ordered mine.the not available message is their way of saying it's a pre-order.
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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby grim_tales » 24 May 2015, 01:53

Ah OK, I didnt realise sorry :)
Is the movie any good, it seems like a martial arts B movie (I havent seen it) :)

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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby Markgway » 24 May 2015, 03:28

Pray for Death is a fave among Sho Kosugi fans, but if you're not already a fan, I'd approach with caution, especially if it's pricey. I've seen it uncut; it's not a bad martial arts-revenge flick, though I've never been a fan of Kosugi's oeuvre. I would suggest trying to find a watchable copy online before taking the plunge.
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Re: The General HD Releases Thread!

Unread postby saltysam » 11 Aug 2015, 20:52

Leon & Fifth Element 4k restorations coming.Wouldn't bother with Element but Leon could be worth an upgrade http://www.blu-ray.com/news/?id=17347
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