Go Back  DVD Talk Forum > Shopping Discussions > DVD Bargains
Reload this Page >

(DEAD) Price Mistake: Pinky and the Brain Volume 2 at Best Buy

DVD Bargains Post and Discuss DVD Related Bargains including DVD Clubs

(DEAD) Price Mistake: Pinky and the Brain Volume 2 at Best Buy

Old 06-17-07, 06:08 AM
  #1  
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 172
(DEAD) Price Mistake: Pinky and the Brain Volume 2 at Best Buy

While pondering the ads this Sunday morning, I came across the Best Buy flyer - Animaniacs and Pinky and the Brain Volumes 3 for $29.99 on Tuesday - any previous seasons save $15 instantly.

Well Best Buy's website - it has Pinky and the Brain Volume 2 for $7.50 (no other purchase required). I think the regular price was $22.99 (with the $15 off it would have brought it down to $7.99 - is that correct?) Now with the web site showing $7.50 - take advantage now!

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage....uct&id=1537165

Happy Father's Day to all fathers on DVDTalk.com

P.S. This will be my first father's day with my twin girls!!!
ramivic is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 06:17 AM
  #2  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Brooklyn, New Yawk
Posts: 1,640
I think that's Volume 1, actually. There's two listings for Volume 2, and the one that's $7.50 is showing the Volume 1 picture, not Volume 2...

??? Confused!

Good deal though, if it works, I just picked up Vol 1 & 2 of Pinky and the Brain and of Animaniacs for $19.99 each, otherwise I'd try this out
Sabrett is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 06:24 AM
  #3  
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 172
Good catch Sabrett! I followed the SKU 7875935 and it does show the photo for the 1st volume - but the 7875935 is for Vol 2 - anyways - like you said - good deal if it works - I ordered it online.

Originally Posted by Sabrett
I think that's Volume 1, actually. There's two listings for Volume 2, and the one that's $7.50 is showing the Volume 1 picture, not Volume 2...

??? Confused!

Good deal though, if it works, I just picked up Vol 1 & 2 of Pinky and the Brain and of Animaniacs for $19.99 each, otherwise I'd try this out

Last edited by ramivic; 06-17-07 at 06:44 AM.
ramivic is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 06:36 AM
  #4  
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 69
Thanks! I'm in for one.
cziffra is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 07:04 AM
  #5  
Suspended
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 52,192
This is the "dubbed" version. Not sure what exactly this means, but the non-dubbed version is regular priced at 22.99.
DVD Polizei is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 07:20 AM
  #6  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
dollfins1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: NJ
Posts: 1,308
in for one. release date matches vol. 1. just have to see what we get when i go to pick it up. thanks for the deal op!
dollfins1 is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 08:16 AM
  #7  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Tennessee (but don't hold that against me)
Posts: 512
I too just ordered one for pick up at store... full details this afternoon! THANKS!
bearkiss is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 08:16 AM
  #8  
Cool New Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 31
Originally Posted by ramivic
I think the regular price was $22.99 (with the $15 off it would have brought it down to $7.99 - is that correct?)
Actually, I believe the $22.99 reflects the $15 savings. I could be wrong, but when I saw the Best Buy ad thread earlier this week I checked the prices and I thought they were $37.99 which with the $15 off makes it $22.99.
jrneeley is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 08:21 AM
  #9  
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 162
in for 1 with store pick up, thanks
sociopharm02 is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 08:38 AM
  #10  
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 130
Considering I just found the cached page of this listing for $37.99 obviously an error.
CmC918 is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 08:41 AM
  #11  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Tennessee (but don't hold that against me)
Posts: 512
in that case, in addition to the one I ordered for store pick up, I just also placed an order for ups shipping... (already have both confirmation order emails - awaiting the ok to pick up at store one now)...

has anyone ever tried to pick up an obvious price mistake with the email confirmation & had problems?
bearkiss is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 08:44 AM
  #12  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Missouri
Posts: 2,301
Thanks ... pickup 1 for $8.08 after taxes (Instore pickup). 4 Discs = $2 per disc. Hope i can get both vol. 1 & 2 for $16.16

Last edited by Jtnguyen12; 06-17-07 at 08:54 AM.
Jtnguyen12 is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 08:53 AM
  #13  
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 238
In for 1 via instore pick up. They never question the price during the instore pick up procedure becuse so many people pay online with gift cards, rz points, couponns etc.
ericn101 is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 08:59 AM
  #14  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 277
Hoped to snag a copy to flip on eBay to augment other purchases, but the volume 1 sets aren't selling for more than $15 or so it looks like. Narf! And jeez, I hate Bestbuy's shipping rates. ($1.98 shipping per dvd; going to have to try and PM at Walmart for Karate Kid dvd's or something)
Super56K is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 09:16 AM
  #15  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 354
I'm in for one. Thanks OP!
Spez is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 09:28 AM
  #16  
Defunct Account
 
John Sinnott's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Location: State College, PA
Posts: 5,919
Thanks OP! Have a great Father's Day with the twins!
John Sinnott is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 09:30 AM
  #17  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: IL
Posts: 1,799
I'm in. I really enjoyed this show.
flix1 is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 09:56 AM
  #18  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: Southcakalaki
Posts: 1,010
Thanks OP!
Dutin is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 10:06 AM
  #19  
Senior Member
 
yourlocalcinema's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 420
Got one for in-store pickup. Just waiting on that confirmation email. Thanks, OP!
yourlocalcinema is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 10:16 AM
  #20  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Posts: 353
I ordered it last night with in-store pickup and got a return email that "Item not found at the store."
The email gave the option of calling up and having it shipped to me for free, so I'll try that and see what happens.
ASAPadam is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 10:29 AM
  #21  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 3,673
In for in store pick up. I'm going nearby there anyway, and I imagine this show will hold up
Wazootyman is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 10:34 AM
  #22  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
JackBurton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 2,051
Put an order in for instore pickup. Thanks OP!
JackBurton is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 10:39 AM
  #23  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Anytown, U.S.A.
Posts: 2,206
Tried it for pick up. Thanks OP, and happy Father's Day indeed!
HE Pennypacker is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 10:48 AM
  #24  
Needs to contact an admin about multiple accounts
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: SLC UT
Posts: 1
Store pick-up $7.95, Thanks!
EclipseGirl is offline  
Old 06-17-07, 10:51 AM
  #25  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 353
Ordered for in-store pick-up. Hope this works. Thanks OP.
toldawg128 is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.