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Old 06-03-04, 06:28 AM
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Stir of Echoes: Special Edition August 17th

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Next from Artisan comes a new Stir of Echoes special edition on August 17th, which includes an anamorphic widescreen transfer and Dolby Digital 5.1 surround track, plus a mix of extras new and old: audio commentary with stars Kevin Bacon, Kathryn Erbe and Illeana Douglas, the "Hypnotism," "Special Effects" and "Screen Tests" featurettes, additional screen test clips, deleted scenes, storyboard comparisons, and theatrical trailers. List price will retail for $19.95.
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I just saw that and was about to post it... does anyone know why they are doing this though? I mean it seems like an odd movie to reissue a SE for out of the blue. Is there a sequel or something coming up?
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I was surprised to see this also! But it's a welcome surprise, I love this movie.

Since ARTISAN was recently bought by Lion's Gate, they may have seen it as a good idea to re-do the previous version. The first one was good, but not great. This version looks much better. It's missing the director commentary though. I'll have both versions.
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Originally posted by Seantn
This version looks much better. It's missing the director commentary though. I'll have both versions.
I don't mind the double-dip for a movie I like.... but I really hate it when something worthwhile is dropped from the original DVD.
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Old 06-03-04, 07:43 AM
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I would buy it if it has english subtitles and if not, I'm hope the captions work, the orginal DVD captions screwed up big time.
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Old 06-03-04, 09:38 AM
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Great movie, but I won't be upgrading on this one.
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OH YES YOU WILL....
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Old 06-03-04, 10:33 AM
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If the transfer and sound are the same, the original version I own is fine with me.
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Old 06-03-04, 10:52 AM
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I like the movie, but not enough to double-dip
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Old 06-03-04, 11:41 AM
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Originally posted by mikewendt
I like the movie, but not enough to double-dip
I agree....

I believe the first release is anamorphic widescreen so there will be no double dip here.
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Old 06-03-04, 12:13 PM
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I love it! I probably will double dip because its selling for about $12 online right now. It may even be cheaper in store. I will wait for a review but will prob get this. I liked it alot more than 6th sense and it has gotten alot of play at my house.
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Old 08-11-04, 01:44 PM
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Has anybody reviewed the new DVD? Is it worth a double dip?
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I was tempted to sell my original and upgrade when I heard about this a month ago, but then I realized that the original was Anamorphic Widescreen (even though the case incorrectly states "16:9 Fullscreen Version").

Decent movie, but not worth an upgrade.
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Good movie, and i bought the DVD years ago, its a shame that reappears an SE, its not fair
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ooh - dts as well... nice.
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You had me at DTS!!!
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Originally posted by Seantn
I was surprised to see this also! But it's a welcome surprise, I love this movie.

Since ARTISAN was recently bought by Lion's Gate, they may have seen it as a good idea to re-do the previous version. The first one was good, but not great. This version looks much better. It's missing the director commentary though. I'll have both versions.
Is it really missing the commentary? The screen shots printed elsewhere in this topic seem to indicate that a commentary exists. Is it a different one? Are any other features lost?
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DTS clinched it for me...for the low price i was considering it anyway. Cool cover too!
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oh damn...DTS and this things gonna be at least $15...and I really dug the flick...mmm...we'll have to see...
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Originally posted by QuiGonJosh
oh damn...DTS and this things gonna be at least $15...
$12.99 in the CC ad
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An underrated movie, IMO. Might have to check it out.
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Old 08-11-04, 04:00 PM
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Odd....The box lists it as having the old commentary, but NOT the new one with Bacon & Erbe, as mentioned by DVDfile.
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Old 08-11-04, 04:06 PM
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DAMN!!!

DTS... rats, now i'm thinking double dipping... rats
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