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Old 02-14-2012, 02:57 PM   #451
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Yeah the only trilogy I own so far is LOTR and its not a box set so I count them individually.

And Godfather is $34 CAD right now on Amazon.ca
Even though your dollar is barely stronger than the American right now...I can save 70 on the bond collection if I get it from .ca

And like 3 bucks if I get the godfather there.
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Old 02-14-2012, 03:47 PM   #452
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Even though your dollar is barely stronger than the American right now...I can save 70 on the bond collection if I get it from .ca

And like 3 bucks if I get the godfather there.

Haha yeah every once in a while we get some deals that make it worth ordering. I've yet to find anything cheap enough on .com that I want bad enough to order though.

And the Bond Collection looks sick but theres no way I'm dropping that much money lol.
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Old 02-21-2012, 11:17 AM   #453
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Anybody picked the Godfather Francis Ford Coppola restoration set, yet? It's on sale today at amazon for $40. Very tempted.

It's on sale today only February 21st for $25 on amazon.
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Old 02-21-2012, 12:06 PM   #454
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It's on sale today only February 21st for $25 on amazon.
Yeah. I got it last week for 31. I'm kind of disappointed. Because that six bucks difference would be a dinner at mcdonald's but oh well.
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Old 02-21-2012, 12:32 PM   #455
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Lord of the Rings Extended Editions boxed set
Star Wars boxed set (the last piece of merchandise I will EVER pay George Lucas for)
Harry Potter boxed set; its a basic set of all the flicks, not crazy at all on the special features and such.
The Godfather (Coppolla Restoration) boxed set
Pirates of the Caribbean 1, 2 and 3
The Conspirator
True Grit (Jeff Bridges version)
Apocalypse Now
Platoon
Star Trek
300
Batman Begins
The Dark Knight
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
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The Lion King
Ratatouille
The Incredibles
A Bug's Life

Pixar movies are outstanding and owning The Lion King actually got me laid. Don't judge.
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Old 02-21-2012, 03:37 PM   #456
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Yeah. I got it last week for 31. I'm kind of disappointed. Because that six bucks difference would be a dinner at mcdonald's but oh well.

Hahah thats awesome. How are you enjoying the set so far? I'm thinking about getting it in the next couple weeks after I pay my rent and shit.
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Old 02-21-2012, 04:47 PM   #457
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I thought about buying the LOTR box set on blu-ray but instead I bought them separately because they were $8
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Old 02-21-2012, 05:12 PM   #458
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Hahah thats awesome. How are you enjoying the set so far? I'm thinking about getting it in the next couple weeks after I pay my rent and shit.
Sound is AMAZING on both of them, which is great because the music in the movie is great. c wut i did thurr

The video is pretty good as well. The first one I think looks tremendous. I haven't been able to finish the second one so far, because I'm getting busy right before mid terms with class, papers, and the tub in my apartment broke so that's altered my schedule too. Rough stuff.

But I'd feel comfortable that saying Part II is going to be amazing overall.

If you love the Godfather it's a must own. In fact, I may actually watch Part III during spring break and give it a chance. I think I haven't watched it in about 3 years. And quite frankly Parts I and II get better as I get older.
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Sound is AMAZING on both of them, which is great because the music in the movie is great. c wut i did thurr

The video is pretty good as well. The first one I think looks tremendous. I haven't been able to finish the second one so far, because I'm getting busy right before mid terms with class, papers, and the tub in my apartment broke so that's altered my schedule too. Rough stuff.

But I'd feel comfortable that saying Part II is going to be amazing overall.

If you love the Godfather it's a must own. In fact, I may actually watch Part III during spring break and give it a chance. I think I haven't watched it in about 3 years. And quite frankly Parts I and II get better as I get older.

Alright, I figured it would be amazing but I had to get some opinions before I spend 30 bucks on it.
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Old 02-22-2012, 02:20 PM   #460
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Just picked up a couple of my personal favourites:

The Vengenace Trilogy (Symparthy for Mr. Vengeance, Oldboy, Lady Vengeance). I loved Oldboy and Lady Vegeance while the first one was still solid overall.

Good review too: http://www.blu-ray.com/movies/Vengea.../14450/#Review


Also Three Days of the Condor. This, Marathon Man and The Silent Partner are a few of my favourite older thrillers that I could watch over and over again.
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Old 02-26-2012, 05:54 PM   #461
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What are some good concert blu rays?
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Old 02-26-2012, 08:54 PM   #462
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Only concert ones I've seen are the John Mayer where the light is one.

And The Who at Kilborn one.

Personally, I don't notice too much difference in the sound quality between dvd/blurays in regards to concert ones. I mean there obviously is one. BUT, because it's mastered very well, I don't think the difference warrants a blu ray purchase.
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Only concert ones I've seen are the John Mayer where the light is one.

And The Who at Kilborn one.

Personally, I don't notice too much difference in the sound quality between dvd/blurays in regards to concert ones. I mean there obviously is one. BUT, because it's mastered very well, I don't think the difference warrants a blu ray purchase.

who said anything about buying.

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Old 02-27-2012, 11:26 AM   #464
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Just ordered:





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Old 02-27-2012, 01:29 PM   #465
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Immortals is coming out on blu ray next week, anyone looking forward to that?
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