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DVD & BluRay updates

DVD & BluRay updates

Just a short heads up for you home video lovers out there. Sad news first: the announced German DVD of Grindhouse has been postponed until 2009, indicating a possible simultaneous worldwide release instead. Hardcore fans will...

Kill Bill pushes boundaries of BluRay technology

Kill Bill pushes boundaries of BluRay technology

One week until the BluRay releases of both Kill Bill volumes hit American shelves (I guess you can no longer call them DVD shelves, but then again, I’m one of those unlucky individuals unable to afford...

UK gets new Reservoir Dogs DVD and BluRay

UK gets new Reservoir Dogs DVD and BluRay

The previously released American 15th anniversary DVD of Reservoir Dogs will get a second life in the UK this October. Lionsgate will release a Limited 2 Disc Collector’s Edition on DVD and BluRay on October 20th....

More clarification on German and Japanese Grindhouse DVDs

More clarification on German and Japanese Grindhouse DVDs

As we reported earlier, the upcoming German DVD release of Grindhouse will be in a 1.85:1 format, which means Death Proof (which was shot in open-matte Super35mm or something, I guess) will be slightly more ‘open’...

German Grindhouse DVD available for pre-order

German Grindhouse DVD available for pre-order

That groovy 6-Disc edition of Grindhouse in Japan still bears a somewhat hefty price, so all you importers might want to consider  taking a look at the upcoming German 2-Disc Limited Collector’s Edition that will hit...

The sound of Hell Ride

The sound of Hell Ride

Usually, you’d see the soundtrack CD of a new movie in stores weeks before the movie comes out. That is – unfortunately – not the case with Hell Ride. A deal with Decca Records seems not...

Attack of the Show dives into Tarantino’s World

Attack of the Show dives into Tarantino’s World

I’m not gonna say too much about this, just watch and enjoy. It’s some TV/online show with a real geek who talks too much and a really gorgeous anchor, and they talk about Enzo Castellari‘s original...

Miramax announces Kill Bill on BluRay Disc

Miramax announces Kill Bill on BluRay Disc

We’ve known it for quite some team, but now comes the official press release as reported by DVDActive. Miramax will increase both Volumes of Kill Bill separately, as well as a set with both discs, on...

The numbers are in on Hell Ride

The numbers are in on Hell Ride

The numbers are in on Hell Ride, which opened limited in the US this friday. Boxofficemojo lists it for only 82 theaters with an average intake on the film of about a thousand US dollars, totalling...

New Sukiyaki Western: Django Trailer

New Sukiyaki Western: Django Trailer

For those of you who already own the Japanese DVD, don’t get excited, but for most American audiences, MTV has unearthed an new US trailer for Sukiyaki Western: Django, the crazed-out Takashi Miike homage to Corbucci‘s...

What happened to Killshot?

What happened to Killshot?

One of those high-profile Elmore Leonard adaptations, executive-produced by Quentin Tarantino and with a star cast, somehow got buried in Hollywood’s god-knows-why release schedule. Will Kill Shot end up recut and butchered on DVD? We don’t...

Inglorious Bastards DVD review

Inglorious Bastards DVD review

After The Dirty Dozen was released in 1967, it was a big smash in Europe and it soon spawned a whole bunch of remakes by Italian directors. In the late 70s, Italian master director Enzo G....

First look at Hell Ride DVD

First look at Hell Ride DVD

Hell Ride doesn’t come out (in limited release) before August 8, but Amazon already has a picture of the DVD cover artwork up. The film will be released October 28 (according to the retailer’s website) as...

Closing the gaps #1: Eddie Presley

While shooting Reservoir Dogs back in ’92, Quentin Tarantino took a few hours to play a mental institution orderly in Jeff Burr’s film Eddie Presley, based on a stage play by Duane Whitaker, who would later...