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Old 05-03-10, 02:44 PM
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Karate Kid - $9.99 @ Amazon

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...=bluray-033-20

Also, there was a $3 off coupon atop my Little Caesars pizza box yesterday for either movie on Blu-ray.
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Wasn't going to double-dip on this, but couldn't pass up the price. Great '80s classic!
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i hope this doesn't mean the transfer is bad lol... when they lower it like this it usually means its a crappy transfer
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Re: Karate Kid - $9.99 @ Amazon

Originally Posted by scarface983 View Post
i hope this doesn't mean the transfer is bad lol... when they lower it like this it usually means its a crappy transfer
Screenshots look solid and the blu-ray.com reviewer gave the transfer a 4/5. DVD Beaver said it was a bit soft but seemed to be true to the theatrical presentation.
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I'm totally in for this. My daughter loves it too so it'll make for a nice movie night as summer arrives.
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nice price. I was leaning towards to the 2-pack, but may consider just buying the first and renting the second one.

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Re: Karate Kid - $9.99 @ Amazon

Any idea of the extras? Will it at least port what was on the first disc of the box set? Thanks for the heads up on the price OP!
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Deal is dead.
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I dunno why but....I've never really liked this movie. I loved Pat Morita but dislike anything not involving him. I haven't seen it since I was a kid in the 90s so.....maybe I'll like it today.
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Deal is dead already? I just checked it a bit ago. Damn!
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Re: Karate Kid - $9.99 @ Amazon

I noticed this on Slickdeals while I was at work (I can't check DVD Talk there as it's blocked), but as my free Prime just expired I needed to find $15.01 more that I wanted, and after maybe 5 minutes of searching (the most I dare while at work) I couldn't find anything. I figured that the deal was going to be dead by the time I got home where I could consult my want lists and DVD Talk and probably come up with $15.01 of other things, and just like I thought the deal had just died when I got home. At least I wasn't mad or surprised because Amazon always does this, and it's too bad I couldn't have placed a bet on it.

So I just made a note in my BD want/price list that The Karate Kid BD was $9.99 at Amazon in May 09, and now I'll never buy it for any price above that. Not a big deal because I wasn't that big of a fan of it, and someday it'll be under $10 again.
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Sweep the leg.
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Re: Karate Kid - $9.99 @ Amazon

Originally Posted by Snowmaker View Post
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...=bluray-033-20

Also, there was a $3 off coupon atop my Little Caesars pizza box yesterday for either movie on Blu-ray.
Wow, that's like over half the value of your pizza!
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Now I just have to figure out which will come out at a better deal in the end...and hopefully cancel the correct one in time:

buying 1 & 2 separate or buying the 2 pack. Right now, it's less than a dollar difference.
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Did they or are they releasing the 3rd karate kid movie on BD???
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My purchase strategy on Karate Kid BDs is very simple... $9.99 or less on the first one, $7.99 or less on the second, $5.99 or less on the third. When they hit that price, I plan to buy, but until then I won't... whether it takes weeks, months, years, or never we shall see. They are not movies that I care about that much to pay a premium or get too worried about... I have plenty of other stuff to watch.
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Originally Posted by Manzana View Post
My purchase strategy on Karate Kid BDs is very simple... $9.99 or less on the first one, $7.99 or less on the second, $5.99 or less on the third. When they hit that price, I plan to buy, but until then I won't... whether it takes weeks, months, years, or never we shall see. They are not movies that I care about that much to pay a premium or get too worried about... I have plenty of other stuff to watch.
Bingo!
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Originally Posted by Manzana View Post
My purchase strategy on Karate Kid BDs is very simple... $9.99 or less on the first one, $7.99 or less on the second, $5.99 or less on the third. When they hit that price, I plan to buy, but until then I won't... whether it takes weeks, months, years, or never we shall see. They are not movies that I care about that much to pay a premium or get too worried about... I have plenty of other stuff to watch.
Exactly This.
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Re: Karate Kid - $9.99 @ Amazon

Originally Posted by Manzana View Post
My purchase strategy on Karate Kid BDs is very simple... $9.99 or less on the first one, $7.99 or less on the second, $5.99 or less on the third. When they hit that price, I plan to buy, but until then I won't... whether it takes weeks, months, years, or never we shall see. They are not movies that I care about that much to pay a premium or get too worried about... I have plenty of other stuff to watch.
My strategy is to buy the first 2 for as cheap as I can and pretend that the third one doesn't exist.
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Originally Posted by johnbook View Post
Did they or are they releasing the 3rd karate kid movie on BD???
Never going to happen - if you must have Thomas Ian Griffith in 1080p, you'll have to settle for xXx.
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Originally Posted by Obi-Wan Jabroni View Post
My strategy is to buy the first 2 for as cheap as I can and pretend that the third one doesn't exist.
There was a 3rd one?
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There was a 3rd one?
No. Thou shall never speaketh that again.
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Originally Posted by Schloob1 View Post
There was a 3rd one?
There was even a 4th one with Hillary Skank in it, but Ralph I'm-not-so-Macho wasn't in it.
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Originally Posted by Manzana View Post
There was even a 4th one with Hillary Skank in it, but Ralph I'm-not-so-Macho wasn't in it.
Yes, and that one is actually better than part 3. Yes, I went there.
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It's not $10, it's $17.46.

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