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Old 02-23-16, 11:11 AM
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Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs (ends 2/24 at Noon ET)

https://www.criterion.com/sale

All in-stock Blu-rays and DVDs are 50% off SRP with promo code FEB50 (case sensitive, no spaces)

Site says end time listed as 12pm ET Wed 2/24 -- looks like the clock corrected itself and is now counting down until noon

Criterion.com is required to collect sales tax for orders shipping to New York and Kentucky

$50 for Free Shipping

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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

And as usual, the site is down to a crawl.
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Site's down.
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..the site is not moving at all..it is a total joke
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Inside Llewyn Davis
Criterion Blu-Ray (CC2568BD)
Quantity: 1
Price each: $19.97
Total price: $19.97

The Kid
Criterion Blu-Ray (CC2584BD)
Quantity: 1
Price each: $19.97
Total price: $19.97

Speedy
Criterion Blu-Ray (CC2561BD)
Quantity: 1
Price each: $19.97
Total price: $19.97

The Complete Lady Snowblood
Criterion Blu-Ray Box Set (CC2570BD)
Quantity: 1
Price each: $19.97
Total price: $19.97

Subtotal: $79.88
Shipping & handling: $0.00
Total: $79.88
I'm supposed to earn the $50 GC with this purchase. I am waiting on that. I will get The Graduate, Gilda, and something else when/if that shows up in time.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

$50 GC? Details?
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Probably a credit card promo.

And every time Criterion has a sale, something turns me off to it. This time, it's Lady Snowblood not being on sale. Pass yet again.
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Sounds good to me, picked up
- Gilda,
- Speedy,
- The Kid.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

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$50 GC? Details?
I believe he is talking Loyalty Points. If you spend $500 from the Criterion website you get a $50 GC for your loyalty. Just check under past orders to see how many loyalty points you might have accrued.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

..the site is not showing where to put in the discount code...anyone have any thoughts?
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Went for Gilda, The Kid, and The Graduate.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Originally Posted by bsmith
I believe he is talking Loyalty Points. If you spend $500 from the Criterion website you get a $50 GC for your loyalty. Just check under past orders to see how many loyalty points you might have accrued.
This.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Originally Posted by AMERICAN
..the site is not showing where to put in the discount code...anyone have any thoughts?
Right at the bottom under the last item listed.
Old 02-23-16, 12:07 PM
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Originally Posted by AMERICAN
..the site is not showing where to put in the discount code...anyone have any thoughts?
Might be the browser you are using. Using Google Chrome in the shopping cart below the items you order it should say

ENTER A PROMOTION CODE What’s this?
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..I tried that in the little box and the message says " not a valid promotional code"
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Originally Posted by bsmith
I believe he is talking Loyalty Points. If you spend $500 from the Criterion website you get a $50 GC for your loyalty. Just check under past orders to see how many loyalty points you might have accrued.
Thanks for the info. I see I need 121 more points to get to 500.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Originally Posted by AMERICAN
..I tried that in the little box and the message says " not a valid promotional code"
Make sure it is capitalized FEB50
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Lady Snowblood worked for me. Everything that is not a preorder should work.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Can someone recommend a film by Ingmar Bergman? Like what is the first film I should watch?
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

For those that do not already have them, they have the Classic Hitchcock boxset included in this sale which includes 4 Hitchcock films for $47.47 after the code. Pretty good deal for around $11.87 for each. I nabbed it along with Mullholland Drive.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Originally Posted by Spiderbite
For those that do not already have them, they have the Classic Hitchcock boxset included in this sale which includes 4 Hitchcock films for $47.47 after the code. Pretty good deal for around $11.87 for each. I nabbed it along with Mullholland Drive.
Same price for the "Rock Box", which I didn't even know existed until today. It includes A HARD DAY'S NIGHT, MONTEREY POP, GIMME SHELTER and QUADROPHENIA. Easily the cheapest you'll pay for these without having to beg and barter with Barnes & Noble coupons in a public place.

https://www.criterion.com/boxsets/1169-the-rock-box

I'm kinda concerned that Criterion is gonna make these bundle packs a regular thing now that I own nearly every title I ever wanted.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Weird, the coupon didn't take for mine, but the others did. Any way to get it applied?

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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Speedy is backordered and it wouldn't give me the discount. So it has to be in stock to qualify. Unhappy about that.
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Nevermind, I just clicked the button again to apply and it did. Didn't this morning, but the site got slammed so maybe it affected it somehow.
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Re: Criterion Flash Sale 50% Off SRP for next 24 hrs

Originally Posted by CRM114
Can someone recommend a film by Ingmar Bergman? Like what is the first film I should watch?
The Seventh Seal is considered his best film.

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