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

Movies that you suspect we'll get double dipped on

DVD Talk Talk about DVDs and Movies on DVD including Covers and Cases

Movies that you suspect we'll get double dipped on

Old 02-16-07, 11:50 AM
  #1  
DVD Talk Special Edition
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Posts: 1,552
Movies that you suspect we'll get double dipped on

My first easy guess of course would be Babel. Though it may not be popular here on the board, I was hoping that Waist Deep would get double dipped but not sure it would.
RUN-DvdMC is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 12:22 PM
  #2  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Posts: 7,337
Hopefully alot of the first-gen Blu-Ray titles.

Peep is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 12:31 PM
  #3  
DVD Talk Godfather
 
DJariya's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: La Palma, CA
Posts: 55,057
Casino Royale will almost certainly get a double dip, even though it hasn't even been released yet. After reading the press release and seeing how paltry the special features are, I think we will see a new DVD when the next Bond film is released in theatres.
DJariya is online now  
Old 02-16-07, 12:58 PM
  #4  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
BuckNaked2k's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Hartford, CT
Posts: 5,956
Some on here have said The Departed is destined for a double-dip, on account of the fact there is no commentary track from Scorsese, and it seemed rushed out just ahead of the Oscars.
BuckNaked2k is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 01:05 PM
  #5  
DVD Talk Reviewer
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Northern Virginia
Posts: 506
Pretty much anything released by Sony will be double dipped if/when a sequel comes out. Example: Spider-Man 2.5, designed to coincide with the release of SM 3.
Ralph Jenkins is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 01:38 PM
  #6  
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Fort Worth TX
Posts: 147
Little Miss Sunshine
DIVX Rulz is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 02:59 PM
  #7  
DVD Talk Special Edition
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Posts: 1,552
I agree that I foresee Casino Royale as a double dip which is one reason that I may rent first and buy later. Unless a steelbook edition comes out of course similar to the Departed. I'm guessing that those of us that bought a steelbook version of Departed would still not give that up if we get double dipped again on that title.
RUN-DvdMC is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 04:12 PM
  #8  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: TN
Posts: 1,326
Flags of Our Fathers has "rental disc" practically written all over it. Zero extras, not even the trailer. I'm guessing a big ass box set with Letters from Iwo Jima.
Subgeniusguy is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 04:21 PM
  #9  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 333
The Abyss
Misery
Last of the Mohicans (maybe)


I heard they were coming to BD, so they will probably release 2 discs sets of those too..
Frenzal Rhomb is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 04:45 PM
  #10  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Nov 1999
Location: Back in the 802, missing NYC
Posts: 5,281
Originally Posted by Frenzal Rhomb
The Abyss
Misery
Last of the Mohicans (maybe)


I heard they were coming to BD, so they will probably release 2 discs sets of those too..
the first abyss release was in two discs.
db27 is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 04:48 PM
  #11  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 333
Originally Posted by db27
the first abyss release was in two discs.
yeah but it was not anamorphic...
Frenzal Rhomb is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 04:52 PM
  #12  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 844
Rocky Balboa
wordtoyamotha is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 05:30 PM
  #13  
TRC
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 277
I'm still waiting on two-disc sets for X-Men III and Fantastic Four from Fox. I expect the latter will show up when Rise of the Silver Surfer hits theatres.
TRC is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 05:37 PM
  #14  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
DeanoBKN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 5,226
As I've found out over the past couple years, anything and everything can or will be double dipped in the future. Nothing surprises me anymore.
DeanoBKN is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 09:59 PM
  #15  
DVD Talk Ultimate Edition
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Posts: 4,813
The Departed ( i bought the 2 disc edition but i bet they will release it 5 more times)
Babel (bad movie but they will re-release it till death)
Borat (im not a fan of the movie but the release looks rushed)

& every 1 disc edition that theres 90 billion copies of at the store.
nateman is offline  
Old 02-16-07, 10:48 PM
  #16  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Guntersville, AL
Posts: 803
Originally Posted by nateman241
The Departed ( i bought the 2 disc edition but i bet they will release it 5 more times)
Babel (bad movie but they will re-release it till death)
Borat (im not a fan of the movie but the release looks rushed)

& every 1 disc edition that theres 90 billion copies of at the store.
I really don't see the departed will be released again anytime soon. Scorsese movies rarely get multiple releases.
project86 is offline  
Old 02-17-07, 12:04 AM
  #17  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
smashthesymbols's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Kansas City, MO
Posts: 2,080
Originally Posted by Subgeniusguy
Flags of Our Fathers has "rental disc" practically written all over it. Zero extras, not even the trailer. I'm guessing a big ass box set with Letters from Iwo Jima.
That was the first thing to come to my mind. I got that as a free rental and still felt ripped off when I saw what was on it. I can only imagine how upset people were that spent $20 and got nothing.

Kill Bill is an obvious double dip candidate too. I'm actually a bit surprised it hasn't already been done. Not only do they have minimal extras, but it's two movies, it seems obvious to at least double dip them into one package.
smashthesymbols is offline  
Old 02-17-07, 12:06 AM
  #18  
DVD Talk Hero
 
Rypro 525's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: a frikin hellhole
Posts: 28,263
Probably still rights issues between miramax and the weinstien company (especially if they're gonna release the full color version in the states.
Rypro 525 is offline  
Old 02-17-07, 12:15 AM
  #19  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 688
Originally Posted by RUN-DvdMC
My first easy guess of course would be Babel. Though it may not be popular here on the board, I was hoping that Waist Deep would get double dipped but not sure it would.
if they re-release waist deep. PLEASE make an alternate ending.
didn't x3 get a 2-disc edition?
look out for fantastic 4. it was downgraded. they changed the cover art. there is no longer a DTS track on it, or many of the original extras
chileorgullo is offline  
Old 02-17-07, 12:18 AM
  #20  
DVD Talk Ultimate Edition
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Rampaging across DVDTalk.
Posts: 4,046
Originally Posted by Subgeniusguy
Flags of Our Fathers has "rental disc" practically written all over it. Zero extras, not even the trailer. I'm guessing a big ass box set with Letters from Iwo Jima.
I think they've been released by different studios.
Fincher Fan is offline  
Old 02-17-07, 03:15 AM
  #21  
DVD Talk Godfather
 
DJariya's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: La Palma, CA
Posts: 55,057
Don't forget Dirty Dancing! In fact, I read that Lionsgate is indeed releasing a 20th anniversary edition in March. I think this is a triple or quadruple dip for this movie.
DJariya is online now  
Old 02-17-07, 09:27 AM
  #22  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: My Apartment
Posts: 1,116
jeepers...dirty dancing...AGAIN!? Is that movie really worth the quadruple dip? I guess there's enuff suckers to buy this. At the rate it's going, almost EVERY movie is being double dipped cuz studios know people will buy.
phatboy is offline  
Old 02-17-07, 11:14 AM
  #23  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: NJ
Posts: 1,243
X-Men: The Last Stand is an easy call since a 2-disc set was released outside of the US.

The Da Vinca Code had an extended edition outside of America as well. So I'd expect to see that around the time Angels & Demons comes out. Maybe with Ron Howard commentary.

Casino Royale looks likely. The upcoming disc looks pretty weak in terms of extras. It'll also be the first Bond movie without a commentary!

Warner titles are a bit hard to tell. Certainly their newer releases have been lacking commentaries, but the studio rarely double dips unless it's warranted or it's a new celebratory box set like the Superman Ultimate Collector's Edition and the Matrix set.
Rizor is offline  
Old 02-17-07, 11:26 AM
  #24  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Papillion, NE!
Posts: 2,342
I think the Prestige, Flags of Our Fathers, Star Wars, and evil Dead(s).
Zodiac_Speaking is offline  
Old 02-17-07, 11:31 AM
  #25  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: MN
Posts: 23,936
I think the Harry Potter Movies will get a few more releases. 300 will be a double dip I am sure.
starman9000 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.