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Old 06-24-08, 11:06 PM
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Planet Earth : Complete BBC Series [HD DVD] Amazon UK

* I tried to search but could not find a post from Amazon UK.


http://www.amazon.co.uk/Planet-Earth.../dp/B000SKLI2G


I ordered mine last week and I got it today!

For ppl that doesnt know, the UK version is 5 Disc! while the US/Canada is only 4 disc!


Ordered Title Price Dispatched Subtotal
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Amazon.co.uk items (Sold by Amazon EU S.a.r.L.):

1 Planet Earth : Complete BB... 12.75 1 12.75

Shipped via Royal Mail (estimated arrival date: 26-June-2008).

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Subtotal: 12.75
Delivery Charge: 3.08
Total: 15.83


So all in all they charged me $32.53 CND! and NO DUTIES!
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Old 06-25-08, 12:22 AM
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good deal! i didnt know i can sign in to amazon.uk using my amazon.com account too
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Old 06-25-08, 02:25 AM
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it's 1080i, the US is 1080p...
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Old 06-25-08, 05:31 AM
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The first 4 discs are 1080p, and the last disc (extras) is 1080i. Since part of it is 1080i they have to label the whole thing 1080i. $31.XX shipped, hhhmmm.
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Old 06-25-08, 09:29 AM
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HD-DVD is region free correct? There shouldn't be any issues playing this on a US player?
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Old 06-25-08, 09:34 AM
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Originally Posted by glasschicken
HD-DVD is region free correct? There shouldn't be any issues playing this on a US player?

Yes HD DVD is region free...
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Old 06-25-08, 10:09 AM
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Sweet. I'm buying this!
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Old 06-25-08, 11:01 AM
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Some deals on some other BBC series as well, such as Robin Hood and Hotel Babylon...

I noticed that Torchwood S1 is listed as a pre-order for june 30 on HD-DVD at amazon.co.uk. Is that still happening? That would be sweet! I know it is coming out on BD here but I'd rather have HD-DVD since I dont own BD...

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