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Jeremy Blackman

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« on: February 24, 2004, 06:19:09 PM »
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Best DVD: The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers (Special Extended Edition)

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Casablanca (Two-Disc Special Edition)
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (Criterion)
The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers (Special Extended Edition)
Punch-Drunk Love
Straw Dogs (Criterion)
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« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2004, 04:20:28 PM »
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They're all great dvds!
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« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2004, 04:21:10 PM »
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good

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« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2004, 04:27:27 PM »
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none of the dvds can compete with a mammoth set like LOTR.  the only thing lacking from the set is the theatrical cut.
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« Reply #4 on: February 25, 2004, 04:29:43 PM »
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Quote from: themodernage02
none of the dvds can compete with a mammoth set like LOTR.

exactly but the royal effin tenenbaums won last year

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« Reply #5 on: February 25, 2004, 05:18:45 PM »
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Punch-Drunk Love was better.

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« Reply #6 on: February 25, 2004, 05:21:57 PM »
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I felt compelled to vote for LotR just because there's so much bullshit on it. PDL had more interesting stuff on it, though. Like the Scopitones. Those were cool.

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« Reply #7 on: February 25, 2004, 05:23:09 PM »
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i felt compelled to vote for the most well-put together dvd with the best packaging and extras.
Christopher Nolan's directive was clear to everyone in the cast and crew: Use CGI only as a last resort.

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« Reply #8 on: February 25, 2004, 06:55:35 PM »
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I felt compelled to vote for "Fear and Loathing," because I liked it more than LOTR.

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« Reply #9 on: February 25, 2004, 07:27:34 PM »
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I felt compelled to go to the dictionary and find out what "compelled" means
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« Reply #10 on: February 25, 2004, 09:29:31 PM »
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Quote from: Onomatopoeia
Punch-Drunk Love was better.


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« Reply #11 on: February 25, 2004, 10:45:56 PM »
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ahh, its good to see that pta fans have rationale......

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« Reply #12 on: February 25, 2004, 11:05:41 PM »
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i voted straw dogs

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« Reply #13 on: February 25, 2004, 11:06:21 PM »
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voted Punch Drunk Love... but LOTR was a great DVD

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« Reply #14 on: February 26, 2004, 08:25:07 AM »
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Kudos to LOTR:TTT EE. It deserved to win, for its 139042 hours of content.

Special honorable mention to Casablanca. That was a legendary film finally treated right on DVD. All sorts of fantastic goodies, right down to Carrotblanca. That and Citizen Kane are among the standard-bearers for how to do special editions of "old" films.

 

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