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Old 11-14-09, 08:59 AM
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5 Below Bargains

A 5 Below store recently opened in Cranberry, PA, and I was rather impressed with some of the bargains that they had available. The gist of the store is that everything is within the $1-5 price range. Here's what I found, YMMV:

Blu-Ray:

- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

HD-DVD/DVD:

- 300
- Justice League: New Frontier
- The Reaping
- The Invasion
- Evan Almighty

DVD:

- Best of She-Ra (2 Disc Set with Secret of the Sword)
- New Adventures of He-Man (Volume 1)
- Defenders of the Earth (Volume 1)
- Shrek the Third
- Madagascar
- Clerks II
- Evan Almighty
- Apocolypto
- Snow Day
- TMNT
- Golden Compass
- MISC Sponge-Bob DVDs
- How the Grinch Stole Christmas
- Rudolph, the Red Nosed Reindeer
- Frosty the Snowman
- The Rudolph and Frosty movie

I know they had quite a few more, but I can't recall everything they had available. They also had a decent selection of Game Boy Advance games and a couple XBox/XBox 360 games. Here's their official website.
Old 11-14-09, 03:45 PM
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The Franklin Mills Mall, PA store has the two-disk DVD versions of Batman (1989), Seven, and Enter the Dragon for $5 each. Also Jackie's Chan's Police Story, although the UPCs are gouged.
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I thought there was already a thread for Five Below but I can't find it.

I picked up Hard Boiled (2-disc Dragon Dynasty DVD) for $5 at the Portsmouth store last weekend. Nice!

Also saw these HD DVD/DVD Combos for $5:
The Brave One
ATL
We Are Marshall

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Re: 5 Below Bargains

New things I saw today:

Police Story (DD SCE) (OOP) w/ scratched thru UPC
The Assassination Of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford HD DVD/DVD Combo
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Re: 5 Below Bargains

Yesterday I saw some new titles. Lots of opened cases on the floor, it's a little overflowing.

Saw all 3 Lord Of The Rings 2-disc Limited Editions, lots of copies.
The Invasion HD DVD Combo
Saw II
Friday The 13th titles
bunch more...
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Found Superman Returns BD at the Portsmouth store this weekend
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Re: 5 Below Bargains

Originally Posted by basaro View Post
I thought there was already a thread for Five Below but I can't find it.
Yea there is somewhere. Everything listed here was listed there already.

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Re: 5 Below Bargains


Sorry, no stores were found within 100 miles of the zip code: 60193.
Old 03-04-10, 12:20 AM
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Very minor $5 DVD update in Jersey. Biggest titles are Forbidden Kingdom (holo slipcover 2-disc w/digital copy) and Shaun of the Dead.
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Re: 5 Below Bargains

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The Franklin Mills Mall, PA store has the two-disk DVD versions of Batman (1989), Seven, and Enter the Dragon for $5 each. Also Jackie's Chan's Police Story, although the UPCs are gouged.
By any chance was Seven the version in a snapper case?
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By any chance was Seven the version in a snapper case?
This was the (excellent) two-disc Platinum Series release.

It's unlikely to still be there by this point--it's disappeared from the NJ stores that I've recently visited.
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Re: 5 Below Bargains

I just picked up the Toho Masters edition of All Monsters Attack and Terror Of MechaGodzilla yesterday.
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The Forbidden Kingdom (2-Disc Edition), Shaun Of The Dead, & Coraline (2D/3D edition) just showed up in my local stores.

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Re: 5 Below Bargains

One of these just opened 2 weeks ago near me. I'm gonna have to take a drive over...
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Ugh, I WANT ONE SO BAD! (a 5 below store).
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Re: 5 Below Bargains

Originally Posted by thelonelyisland View Post
Ugh, I WANT ONE SO BAD! (a 5 below store).
They are much better in theory than in reality.
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Re: 5 Below Bargains

Saw some decent titles today at the Leominster, MA location.

Rambo 2-disc with (likely expired) Digital Copy
Heat 2-disc
V for Vendetta 2-disc
He's Just Not That Into You
The Next Avengers
Steve Martin 3-disc Triple Feature (L.A. Story, All of Me, and Novocaine, in a single amaray)
Rules of Engagement Season One
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Have they ever had any Blu-rays besides Superman Returns?
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The good news: Inside the Cherry Hill, NJ store is a rack with about two dozen $5 Criterion DVDs.






































The bad news is that every single one is Chasing Amy.

Still, hopefully there'll be more to come. They appear to be Canadian copies (Alliance Atlantis logo), and they're definitely not in every store.
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Spotted two new $5 Blu-rays at the Freehold, NJ store:

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Terminator Salvation

Both have English/French covers and expired digital copies. YMMV as always--I've visited another Five Below that didn't have these.
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Originally Posted by Trevor View Post
They are much better in theory than in reality.
Agreed...I've been going to my local store occasionally and the dvd selection never really seems to change. There's some decent stuff, but it's always the same.
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Clifton, NJ Five Below has Oceans 13 Blu ray now. Sold out of Harry Potter 6 and Terminator Salvation.
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The selection doesn't change too much at the ones near me and I've never seen a blu-ray title in the mix. Never, dang it.
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Only thing I can comment on recently seeing is The Dark Knight 2-Disc in limited mask packaging, which might have been the Target exclusive with an extra 3rd(digital copy) disc, since I think it had the target sticker on it. At this point might the DC might even be expired though.
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also found free willy 4 Blu ray

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