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Old 02-13-11, 04:02 PM
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Found some of the new green sticker movies

-King of texas (patrick stewart)
-Macon county line
-City of joy
-the hitcher
-stand and deliver
-black dahlia (widescreen)
-Dickie roberts
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Old 02-13-11, 10:10 PM
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small restock at clinton township Mi today
Picked up
metropolis - 3 bucks
Dr Katz season 2 - 5 bucks.

Saw some Friday the 13th, animated Batman, Batman Begins all 5 bucks each
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Old 02-14-11, 09:10 AM
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Other than the random "Boogie Nights" find last week, nothing of signficance new in the Albany NY area. Haven't been to Clifton Park lately, but I'd probably be overstating things if I said I'd seen a dozen new titles in the other three stores in the past month or so.

Same old, same old.
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Old 02-14-11, 01:04 PM
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The Amsterdam, NY store still has the same old stuff it's had for months. They have some $6/10 TV sets, and 2 cardboard displays and the 4-sided wire rack full of miscellaneous titles (mostly $5 and $3 stuff). Nothing new, and my source at that store has alerted me that there will be no restock until this stuff is gone.

That said, I'm kinda glad they haven't had much of anything new since I already have a very large backlog of unwatched DVDs and no capital to actually buy anything new right now.
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Old 02-15-11, 05:04 PM
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Kent Wa only got the $5 batch.
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Old 02-15-11, 05:18 PM
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Originally Posted by MooMooMooMoo View Post
Kent Wa only got the $5 batch.

What are some of the titles in this latest $5 batch?

Thanks in advance for any and all info. Always much appreciated.
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Old 02-15-11, 05:49 PM
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I only actually saw the batch at Pearl Tacoma, I was told about the Kent batch. As i posted above, the only title that stuck with me was the Woody Woodpecker V.2 box. IMO, the rest weren't worth $5, & I apologize but I don't really remember the other titles; I only tend to remember stuff of interest to me (which means either stuff I like or stuff I consider a good value even if it isn't my cup of tea).
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Old 02-15-11, 07:15 PM
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Originally Posted by MooMooMooMoo View Post
I only actually saw the batch at Pearl Tacoma, I was told about the Kent batch. As i posted above, the only title that stuck with me was the Woody Woodpecker V.2 box. IMO, the rest weren't worth $5, & I apologize but I don't really remember the other titles; I only tend to remember stuff of interest to me (which means either stuff I like or stuff I consider a good value even if it isn't my cup of tea).

No problem........some of the batches tend to be pretty lame where nothing
really stands out.
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Old 02-16-11, 08:14 AM
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This week I've picked up these titles for $3 each:

Petulia (un-gouged!)
The Life Of Emile Zola (un-gouged!)
Detective Story
Paper Moon
Save The Tiger
The Musketeer
Desire Under The Elms
This Property Is Condemned
Bad Company (Jeff Bridges)
Angel-A

...and I passed on these titles, and many others:
The Chumscrubber
Brick Lane
Powder Blue
Blades Of Glory (WS)
Michael Collins
The Wonder Boys
Summer Rental
Cisco Pike
The Counterfeiters
Oh! What a Lovely War
Dollars

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Old 02-16-11, 09:18 PM
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Originally Posted by MooMooMooMoo View Post
Pearl Street (Tacoma WA) got a small $5 multi label (Universal, Warner, & Paramount) batch. While it was somewhat picked through (it had been out all day when I got there) the Woody Woodpecker V.2 box was the only title I saw I considered a bargain at $5.
The NoHo store on Vineland finally got some new stock and it looks like it's this batch. They're not with the regular DVD section near the registers, they're on a shelf a few rows back. Nothing stood out too much because it was stuff I already had, but what I remember seeing:

Cabaret
Woody Woodpecker V2
Dirty Harry movies
Corpse Bride
Denis Leary Roast
Sarah Silberman S1
Hancock (some special version with a book or something)
Superman 3
Batman Forever
Down To Earth
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Old 02-17-11, 12:14 AM
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Originally Posted by Surfinhank View Post
The NoHo store on Vineland finally got some new stock and it looks like it's this batch. They're not with the regular DVD section near the registers, they're on a shelf a few rows back. Nothing stood out too much because it was stuff I already had, but what I remember seeing:

Cabaret
Woody Woodpecker V2
Dirty Harry movies
Corpse Bride
Denis Leary Roast
Sarah Silberman S1
Hancock (some special version with a book or something)
Superman 3
Batman Forever
Down To Earth
Yep, most of those sound familiar in what I saw.
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Old 02-17-11, 12:23 AM
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I excitedly bought Strange Wilderness for $5 recently at our store.
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Old 02-17-11, 08:15 AM
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I went to a different BL yesterday and saw nothing new. I'm sure hoping for a new batch of stuff soon because it's been pretty dead for the last 2 months, and I'm hoping that after reading a previous post that BL blew their fiscal budget last year and stopped buying for a while that some new stuff is in the "pipeline" waiting to appear soon.
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Old 02-17-11, 11:43 AM
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Really hard to figure BL out at times...went to 2 stores south of Atlanta, in Union City, and Riverdale Tuesday. Looked all the world like they had actually returned a bunch of DVDs, just tons of space. Usually, as many know here, they get shipments on Tuesday. So perhaps they were just making room, but one flat table was 3/4's empty at the Union City store. Just looked lame...
Head to the store closest to me in Fayetteville later that evening, expecting nothing...well, they had quite a few new (or haven't seen in awhile) titles!
Paramount/legend stuff like...
Framed(Joe Don Baker)
The Pied Piper (Donovan)
Phantom Planet(B&W and color on same disc)
Desperate Characters (Shirley MacLaine)
The Optimists (Peter Sellers)
Wish it wasn't such a hike to check back at those other stores to see if they restocked too, or if they have the same 100 lame discs...
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Old 02-17-11, 03:24 PM
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I went to my local BL yesterday after a month of not. Well they selection of TV on DVD titles has basically dried up. And the selection of the other DVDs seems to be the same. Nothing new so I just bought a few DVDs that I held off on buying before and some Valentine's candy that was 50% off.
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Old 02-17-11, 03:49 PM
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Originally Posted by supermike07 View Post

That said, I'm kinda glad they haven't had much of anything new since I already have a very large backlog of unwatched DVDs and no capital to actually buy anything new right now.
Yeah, I'm in the same boat. I've really tried to stop doing blind/impulse buys and look only for stuff I'm sure about. The Kennett Square location has the SOS and I haven't seen anything new in at least a month. I haven't been there this week, but my wallet has been thanking me. Time to watch the stack of Friday the 13ths, Angela A, etc. that I picked up almost two months ago.
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Old 02-17-11, 09:08 PM
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Really hard to figure BL out at times...went to 2 stores south of Atlanta, in Union City, and Riverdale Tuesday. Looked all the world like they had actually returned a bunch of DVDs, just tons of space. Usually, as many know here, they get shipments on Tuesday. So perhaps they were just making room, but one flat table was 3/4's empty at the Union City store. Just looked lame...
Head to the store closest to me in Fayetteville later that evening, expecting nothing...well, they had quite a few new (or haven't seen in awhile) titles!
Paramount/legend stuff like...
Framed(Joe Don Baker)
The Pied Piper (Donovan)
Phantom Planet(B&W and color on same disc)
Desperate Characters (Shirley MacLaine)
The Optimists (Peter Sellers)
Wish it wasn't such a hike to check back at those other stores to see if they restocked too, or if they have the same 100 lame discs...
I'd be happy to see a new Legend $3 batch. Tends to be good stuff.
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Old 02-18-11, 01:57 PM
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Went to BL today (the day after they get the truck in) looking for Woody Woodpecker or some of those Paramount titles we haven't got yet:

NOTHING NEW IN OVER A MONTH.

I can't remember the last time NOTHING has come in for a month.
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Old 02-18-11, 04:57 PM
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FWIW there is a pre-President's Day ad out for BL showing:

Assorted DVD Movies $3 Each

"It's time to pop the popcorn and dim the lights because there is nothing like a great movie night! Choose from popular titles including, Disturbia, La Bamba, In & Out and many more! Titles vary by store. Hurry in for best selection!"

They are not here... yet... but maybe there's hope for *something* new.
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Old 02-18-11, 09:37 PM
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Picked up:

Envy - $3
Major League 2/Major League: Back to the Minors - $6
Sidney Poitier Collection - Edge of the City, Something of Value, A Patch of Blue, A Warm December - $9
4 Film Favorites - King of Horror - Dreamcatcher, Dolores Claiborne, Cat's Eye, Creepshow - $9
Hollywood Ending - $3

Also saw The Busby Berkeley Collection, Vol. 2 for $9
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Old 02-19-11, 11:00 AM
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Idaho Falls, ID Big Lots finally received a shipment of some new titles but it looked like there were multiple (5+) copies of lots of this stuff so it is probably going to sit around for a while.

I picked up:

The Last of the Red Hot Lovers
Besieged (Bertuloccci)
Ashes of Time Redux (Wong Kar Wai - this one was probably there before)
Tokyo Godfathers

I saw lots of stuff that has been there before and that Nick $6 stuff just isn't moving at all.
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Old 02-19-11, 01:24 PM
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Old 02-19-11, 01:30 PM
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Went to the Griffin, GA store...Thursday?(man, my memory..something, something) had a few TV shows, but of the $10 variety. Jake and the Fatman S1, V2, Soul Food, Final Season, and J.A.G. S4(very surprised to see that) I wonder if they found a few in a box in back or something? Perhaps the warehouses find a few that trickled in late...
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Old 02-19-11, 01:47 PM
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The Newark, Ohio BL had a batch of Timeless Media Group single disc releases of western TV series and TV-movies.

All were $5 each...

EVIL ROY SLADE (John Astin)
THE BROTHERS O'TOOLE (John Astin)
THE BRAVOS (George Peppard)
CRY BLOOD APACHE (Joel McCrea)
THE GATLING GUN (Robert Fuller)
INVASION OF JOHNSON COUNTY (Bill Bixby)
THE JACKALS (Vincent Price)
THE SAN FRANCISCO STORY (Joel McCrea)
SITTING BULL (Dale Robertson)
WINCHESTER 73 (TV remake w/ Tom Tryon)
YUMA (Clint Walker)

Plus, there were single disc sets of episodes of BRANDED, GUNS OF WILL SONNETT and RIVERBOAT. There looked to be only one copy of each title.
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Evil Roy Slade is a good film and the Brothers O'Toole was OK but you'll like the first movie of John Astin.
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