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SterlingBen
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2012 DVD/BR Spending Tab

Just like last year:

Make ONE POST of what you get in 2012.

Keep editing that ONE post during the year.

Any post that's not a list of DVDs purchased will be looked on with distain by the DVDTalk community.

Past spending tab threads:
2005 - 2005 DVD Spending Tab
2006 - 2006 DVD Spending Tab
2007 - 2007 DVD Spending Tab
2008 - 2008 DVD Spending Tab
2009 - 2009 DVD Spending Tab
2010 - 2010 DVD Spending Tab
2011 - 2011 DVD Spending Tab

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2007 Totals: ($1033.89 / 152 titles) = $6.80 Average Cost
2008 Totals: ($571.25 / 154 titles) = $3.71 Average Cost
2009 Totals: ($262.61 / 59 titles) = $4.45 Average Cost
2010 Totals: ($1129.84 / 285 titles) = $3.96 Average Cost
2011 Totals: ($1327.69 / 318 title) = $4.18 Average Cost
* Movies I Have Never Seen Before
* Movies I Bought for Gifts
Movies Blue in Color are BluRay Titles
(Means no purchases for the month)
All titles are purchased new (except The Storyteller & Scream Queen Hot Tub Party (Both long OOP))

January

dvd2blu.com (Jan 4th, 2012)
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey - ($4.95)
  • Alexander Revisited: (Unrated) The Final Cut - ($4.95)*
  • Battle of the Bulge - ($4.95)*
  • Blow - ($4.95)*
  • Dark City: Director's Cut - ($4.95)*
  • The Dirty Dozen - ($4.95)
  • V for Vendetta - ($4.95)*
  • Tim Burton's Corpse Bride - ($4.95)*
  • Shoot 'Em Up - ($4.95)*
  • (+ State Tax)
Total: $47.67

Amazon (Jan 12th, 2012)
  • War, Inc. - ($9.01)*
  • Severed: Forest Of The Dead - ($5.73)*
  • Made For TV 4-Pack - ($6.99)*
    ..........The Greatest American Heroine
    ..........The Return of Hunter
    ..........Jake Lassiter
    ..........The Great Pretender
  • (- $21.73 Gift Card)
Total: $0.00

Wal-Mart (Jan 12th, 2012)
  • AVP 2-Pack - ($20.00)
    ..........Alien Vs Predator (Unrated)
    ..........AVP: Requiem (Unrated)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
  • (- $10.70 Gift Card)
Total: $10.70

Late X-Mas Gift (Jan 18th, 2012)
  • Criterion Collection: Seven Samurai (Definitive 3-Disc SE) - (Gift)
Total: $0.00

Best Buy (Jan 28th, 2012)
  • Fright Night 3D - ($34.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Chillerama - ($14.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Extract - ($7.99)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
  • (- $51.33 Gift Card)
Total: $0.00

Big Lots (Jan 28th, 2012)
  • Hey Babu Riba - ($1.50)*
  • Vernon, Florida - ($1.50)*
  • The Wedding Banquet - ($1.50)*
  • Special Effects - ($2.40)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $7.38

February

Wal-Mart (Feb 8th, 2012)
  • My Bloody Valentine 3D - ($20.00)**
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $21.40

Full Moon 50% off Sale (Feb 10, 2011)
Free Evergreen Card for Loaning Money to Evil Bong 3-D Production
  • Subspecies - ($0.00) *
  • Subspecies Box Set - ($0.00)*
    ..........Subspecies
    ..........Subspecies II: Bloodstone
    ..........Subspecies III: Bloodlust
    ..........Subspecies IV: Bloodstorm
    ..........Vampire Journals
  • Petrified - ($0.00)*
  • Cinebox Cinemaker Box Set - ($0.00)*
  • Full Moon Grindhouse: Auditions - ($0.00)*
  • Full Moon Grindhouse: Filmgore - ($0.00)*
  • Full Moon Grindhouse: Mutant Hunt - ($0.00)*
  • Full Moon Grindhouse: Necropolis - ($0.00)*
  • Full Moon Grindhouse: Dreamaniac - ($0.00)*
  • Full Moon Grindhouse: Savage Island - ($0.00)*
  • Full Moon Grindhouse: Famous T & A - ($0.00)*
  • Full Moon Grindhouse: White Slave - ($0.00)*
  • Shrunken Heads - ($0.00)*
  • Killjoy Box Set - ($0.00)*
    ..........Killjoy
    ..........Killjoy 2
    ..........Killjoy 3
  • End Of The World - ($0.00)*
  • Laserblast - ($0.00)*
  • Day Time Ended - ($0.00)*
  • Gingerdeadman Box Set - ($0.00)*
    ..........Gingerdeadman
    ..........Gingerdeadman 2: Passion Of The Crust
    ..........Gingerdeadman 3: Saturdaynight Cleaver
  • Full Moon Classics Vol 1 - ($0.00)*
    ..........Arcade
    ..........Bad Channels
    ..........Shadowzone
    ..........Netherworld
    ..........Seed People
Total: $0.00

Valentine's Gifts (Feb 14th, 2012)
  • Law Abiding Citizen (Unrated) - (Gift)*
Total: $0.00

Best Buy (Feb 25th, 2012)
  • Final Destination 5 3D - ($19.99)*
  • Super - ($9.99)*
  • Criterion Collection: Blow Out - ($29.99)*
  • Son Of Rambow - ($4.99)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
  • (- $69.51 Gift Card)
Total: $0.00

Target (Feb 25th, 2012)
  • Grand Prix - ($9.99)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $10.69

eBay (Feb 29th, 2012)
  • Scream Queen Hot Tub Party - ($28.77)*
  • (+ $3.00 Shipping)
Total: $31.77

March

Deep Discount (Mar 29th, 2012)
  • Class Of 1999 - ($3.95)
  • (+ $1.00 Shipping)
Total: $4.95

April

Code Red (Apr 2nd, 2012)
  • Encounter With The Unknown/Where Time Began - ($6.00)*
  • Lonely Wives/Sorry Wrong Bedroom - ($5.00)*
  • Wacky Taxi/Superargo - ($5.00)*
  • The Godfather Squad/Bruce's Last Battle - ($5.00)*
  • How To Score With Girls/White Rat - ($5.00)*
  • Riot On 42nd St./Bad Girls Dormitory - ($5.00)*
  • Cheering Section/Frat King - ($4.00)*
  • Dead Pit (2 Disc Special Edition) - ($6.00)*
  • The Being/Cop Killers - ($5.00)*
  • Christine Lindberg vs. Laura Gemser - ($6.00)*
  • (+ $13.00 Shipping)
Total: $65.00

Disney Movie Rewards (Apr 3rd, 2012)
  • The Cat From Outer Space - ($0.00)*
  • The Absent-Minded Professor - ($0.00)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $0.00

Best Buy (Apr 21st, 2012)
  • The Inglorious Bastards - ($7.99)*
  • Rubber - ($9.99)*
  • Jackie Chan 4-Film Pack - ($9.99)
    ..........Operation Condor
    ..........Operation Condor 2: The Armour Of God*
    ..........Project A*
    ..........Project A 2*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
  • (- $29.16 Gift Card)
Total: $0.24

Fry's (Apr 22nd, 2012)
  • Big Fish - ($9.99)*
  • Werewolf Of Washington - ($2.99)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $14.05

May

Amazon (May 9th, 2012)
  • Spagetti Western Bible Vol. 1 (10 Feature Film Collection) - ($1.04)*
  • (+ $2.97 Shipping)
Total: $4.01

Amazon (May 15th, 2012)
  • The Crazies - ($9.13)*
  • Vigilante - ($9.99)*
  • Hot Fuzz (Ultimate Edition) - ($9.99)
  • (- $5.00 Amazon Local Deal)
Total: $24.11

Best Buy (May 19th, 2012)
  • Knight And Day (w/ Prometheus Ticket) - ($9.99)
  • The A-Team (w/Prometheus Ticket) - ($9.99)*
  • {From The Minds Of The} Coen Brothers - ($19.99)
    ..........Blood Simple*
    ..........Raising Arizona*
    ..........Miller's Crossing*
    ..........Fargo
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $42.77

Target (May 19th, 2012)
  • Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid - ($7.99)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $8.55

Best Buy (May 25th, 2012)
  • How To Train Your Dragon 3D - ($22.99)*
  • Hulk - ($7.99)*
  • Robocop Collection - ($19.99)
    ..........Robocop
    ..........Robocop 2
    ..........Robocop 3
  • Wes Craven's The Hills Have Eyes Part 2 - ($7.99)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
  • (- $22.46 Gift Card)
  • (- $5.00 Capital One Best Buy Deal)
Total: $35.63

Amazon (May 30th, 2012)
  • Phantasm IV: Oblivion - ($10.29)
  • Puss In Boots 3D - ($24.99)* *
  • (- $35.28 Gift Card)
Total: $0.00

June

Amazon (Jun 5th, 2012)
  • I Am Legend (Ultimate Collector's Edition) - ($10.80)
  • SuperBitch - ($9.71)*
Total: $20.51

ScreenArchives.com (Jun 16th, 2012)
  • Mysterious Island - ($34.95)*
  • Journey To The Center Of The Earth - ($29.95)*
  • (+ $2.65 Shipping)
Total: $67.55

Big Lots (Jun 29th, 2012)
  • Don McKay - (Gift)*
  • Inspector Clouseau - (Gift)*
  • How To Lose Friends & Alienate People - (Gift)*
  • Never Apologize - (Gift)*
Total: $0.00

July

Best Buy (July 17th, 2012)
  • Coma - ($9.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Gremlins 2: The New Batch - ($9.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Nazis at The Center Of The Earth - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • I Love You Man - ($7.99)*
  • Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $30.34

Disney Movie Rewards (July 17th, 2012)
  • Duck Tales The Movie - ($0.00)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $0.00

Best Buy (July 20th, 2012)
  • Cedar Rapids - ($9.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Legend Of The Guardians: The Owls Of Ga'Hoole 3D - ($19.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Super 8 - ($5.00)*
  • Black Shampoo - ($4.99)*
  • Dr. Black / Mr. Hyde - ($4.99)*
  • Vincent Price 2 Pack - ($4.99)
    ..........Edgar Allan Poe's Tales Of Terror*
    ..........The Pit And The Pendulum*
    ..........The Raven
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $43.36

Late Anniversary Present (July 21st, 2012)
  • Criterion Collection: The Makioka Sisters - (Gift)*
  • Cheeky! - (Gift)*
Total: $0.00

eBay (July 21st, 2012)
  • 2010: The Year We Made Contact - ($6.50)
  • (+ $2.99 Shipping)
Total: $9.49

Big Lots (July 23rd, 2012)
  • TransAmerica - ($3.00)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $3.26

Wal-Mart (July 28th, 2012)
  • Horror Collection 2 - ($5.00)
    ..........Waxworks
    ..........967-EVIL 2
    ..........Ghoulies 3: Ghoulies Go To College
    ..........The Unholy*
    ..........C.H.U.D. II
    ..........Chopping Mall
    ..........Slaughter High
    ..........Class Of 1999
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $5.42

e-Bay (July 29th, 2012)
  • In Like Flint - ($5.00)
Total: $5.00

August

Target (Aug 3rd, 2012)
  • Female Convict Scorpion - ($5.19)
  • (- Red Card Discount)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $5.35

Best Buy (Aug 3rd, 2012)
  • Close Encounters Of The Third Kind (Ultimate Edition) - ($9.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Predators - ($12.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • The Darkest Hour 3D - ($19.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Moon - ($9.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • The Cannonball Run - ($7.99)*
  • New York Stories - ($5.99)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $50.94

Best Buy (Aug 8th, 2012)
  • The Other Guys (The Unrated Other Edition) - ($14.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Muppets From Space - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Red Scorpion - ($14.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Boondock Saints II - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $32.51

Amazon (Aug 8th, 2012)
  • Jiro Dreams of Sushi - ($20.86)**
  • Snow Cake - ($14.99)**
Total: $35.85

Best Buy (Aug 11th, 2012)
  • Dr. Strangelove (45th Anniversary Edition) - ($14.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Scr4m - ($12.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Contagion - ($12.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Samurai Princess - ($4.99)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $33.59

ScreenArchives.com (Aug 19th, 2012)
  • Those Magnificent Men In Their Flying Machines - ($29.95)
  • Bye Bye Birdie - ($29.95)*
  • (- $5.99 Coupon)
  • (+ $3.03 Shipping)
Total: $56.94

Late Birthday Present (Aug 22nd, 2012)
  • (Criterion Collection) Red Beard - ($0.00)*
Total: $33.59

Late Birthday Present (Aug 25th, 2012)
  • Capitan America - ($0.00)
Total: $33.59

Swag Bucks Prize (Aug 28th, 2012)
  • House Of The Wolfman - ($0.00)
Total: $0.00

September

Big Lots (Sep 3rd, 2012)
  • I, Madman - ($2.50)*
  • Sssssss - ($2.50)*
  • The Omen (Collector's Edition) - ($2.50)
  • Stephen King's IT - ($2.50)
  • Willie Dynamite - ($2.50)*
  • A Man Called Sledge - ($2.50)*
  • Alien Raiders - ($2.50)*
  • A Serious Man - ($2.50)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $21.70

Amazon (Sep 5th, 2012)
  • Mad Monster Party - ($12.99)*
  • Juan Of The Dead - ($9.99)*
  • MGM Presents: Midnight Movies Double Feature - ($7.44)*
    ..........The Oblong Box
    ..........Scream And Scream Again
  • (- $30.42 Gift Card)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $0.00

Best Buy (Sep 8th, 2012)
  • I Spit On Your Grave - ($9.99)
  • American Dad Vol 7 - ($14.99)
  • (- $20 Reward Zone Certificate)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $5.40

Sony Rewards (Sep 12th, 2012)
  • Spun - ($0.00)
Total: $0.00

ScreenArchives.com (Sep 14th, 2012)
  • Night Of The Living Dead - ($29.95)
  • Enemy Mine - ($29.95)*
  • (+ $5.25 Shipping)
Total: $65.15

Amazon (Sep 15th, 2012)
  • Deadgirl (Unrated Director's Cut) - ($10.01)*
  • The Entity - ($14.99)*
  • (- $14.58 Gift Card)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $10.42

Big Lots (Sep 21st, 2012)
  • Teeth - ($3.00)*
  • Frankenstein: The True Story - ($3.00)*
  • Black X-Mas - ($3.00)*
  • The Fourth Kind - ($5.00)*
  • Vacancy - ($3.00)*
  • Forever Knight The Trilogy: Part One - ($3.00)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $23.87

Target (Sep 25th, 2012)
  • Avengers 3-D - ($19.99)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $21.65

Best Buy (Sep 26th, 2012)
  • The Innkeepers - ($9.99)
  • (- $5 Mystery Reward Zone Certificate)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $5.41

October

Best Buy (Oct 7th, 2012)
  • The Dead - ($14.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • (-$3.00 Manufacturer Coupon)
  • Wake Wood - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • The Human Centipede 2: Full Sequence - ($9.99)*
  • Magic - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • ATM - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Stake Land - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Magic - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Source Code - ($6.99)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $42.48

Best Buy (Oct 12th, 2012)
  • 50/50 - ($9.99)*
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • Prometheus 3-D - ($23.99)
  • (-$5.00 BB TradeNSave Coupon)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $26.02

Dollar Tree (Oct 28th, 2012)
  • Ernest Goes To Jail - ($1.00)
  • Ernest Goes To Camp - ($1.00)
  • V.I. Warshawski - ($1.00)*
  • Baby: Secret Of The Lost Legend - ($1.00)*
  • Money For Nothing - ($1.00)*
  • My Father The Hero - ($1.00)
  • Another Stakeout - ($1.00)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $7.60

Best Buy (Oct 29th, 2012)
  • Child's Play - ($4.99)
  • (-$2.00 Manufactuer Coupon)
  • An American Werewolf In Longon (Full Moon Edition) - ($4.99)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $8.83

November

Oscilloscope (Nov 13th, 2012)
  • Exit Through The Gift Shop - ($5.99)*
  • Dark Days - ($5.99)*
  • Bellflower - ($5.99)*
  • A Film Unfinished - ($4.99)*
  • Bananas!* - ($3.99)*
  • (- $2.70 Coupon Code)
  • (+ $10.50 Shipping)
Total: $34.75

Target (Nov 20th, 2012)
  • Cabin In The Woods - ($8.00)
  • Safe - ($8.00)**
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $17.36

Amazon (Nov 21st, 2012)
  • The Hangover (Unrated Edition) - ($3.96)
  • Steve Martin: The Television Stuff - ($15.49)*
  • Ghost Rider: Spirit Of Vengeance 3D - ($14.99)*
  • (- $5 Promotion)
Total: $29.44

Deep Discount (Nov 21st, 2012)
  • French Connection 2 - ($7.50)*
  • Class Of Nuke 'Em High - ($7.34)
  • Studio Happy Chicken Girls - ($0.00)*
  • Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except - ($10.68)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $25.52

Wal-Mart (Nov 22nd, 2012)
  • Battle: Los Angeles - ($3.96)*
  • Jennifer's Body - ($3.96)*
  • Awesome 80's Tripple Feature - ($9.00)
    ..........The Goonies
    ..........Gremlins
    ..........Gremlins 2: The New Batch
  • 30 Minutes Or Less - ($1.96)*
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $20.48

Target (Nov 23rd, 2012)
  • Where the Wild Things Are - ($4.00)*
  • (- RedCard Discount)
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $4.12

Fox Connect (Nov 24th, 2012)
  • Machete - ($9.99)*
  • Dollhouse (Season 1) - ($7.99)*
  • Dollhouse (Season 2) - ($7.99)*
  • Family Guy (Volume 9) - ($7.99)*
Total: $33.96

Tiger Direct (Nov 24th, 2012)
  • Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 3D - ($4.97)*
  • (+ $3.69 Shipping)
Total: $8.66

October Horror Movie Challenge (Nov 25th, 2011)
2nd Place Winner for Most Impressive List
  • Screaming In High Heels - ($0.00) *
Total: $0.00

December

Big Lots Dec 4th, 2012)
  • Urban Action Collection - ($7.00)*
    ..........Black Belt Jones
    ..........Hot Potato
    ..........Three The Hard Way
    ..........Black Samson
  • Elvis Presley Musicals - ($7.00)**
    ..........Kissin' Cousins
    ..........Live A Little, Love A Little
    ..........Girl Happy
    ..........Tickle Me
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $15.19

eBay (Dec 4th, 2012)
  • Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Greek Myths - ($14.07)*
Total: $14.07

X-Mas Gifts (Dec 24th, 2012)
  • Brave 3D - (Gift)*
  • The Amazing Spider-Man 3D - (Gift)*
Total: $0.00

Amazon (Dec 27th, 2012)
  • Miami Connection - ($13.49)*
  • Gator Bait - ($8.99)*
  • Action Packed Movie Marathon - ($9.99)*
    ..........Cyclone
    ..........Alienator
    ..........Eye Of The Tiger
    ..........Exterminator 2
  • Red Dawn - ($9.49)*
  • Fail-Safe (Special Edition) - ($10.43)*
  • Escape From New York - ($11.99)*
  • Wild Target - ($9.69)*
  • Gross Pointe Blank (15th Anniversary Edition) - ($10.99)*
  • (- $85.06 Gift Card)
Total: $0.00

Wal-Mart (Dec 30th, 2012)
  • 4 Movie Collection - ($5.00)*
    ..........Micki & Maude
    ..........Hanky Panky
    ..........There's A Girl In My Soup
    ..........Modern Romance
  • (+ State Sales Tax)
Total: $5.42

2012 Total: $1176.53
Average Cost Per Title: ($1176.53 / 212 title) = $5.55

Last edited by SterlingBen; 01-22-13 at 09:53 PM.