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Old 02-26-07, 09:49 PM
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Poltergeist Special Edition from Warner

We knew it was coming

From the HTF chat

New Transfer
5.1 sound
great new extra content
SD-DVD, HD-DVD, Blu-Ray day and date
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Old 02-26-07, 10:12 PM
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So need to buy this! Bout f'in time.
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Old 02-26-07, 10:14 PM
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Definitely gonna double-dip for this puppy.
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Old 02-26-07, 10:16 PM
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yes, 5.1! & the video transfer better be good.

the only thing i see the odd person complaining about is that the 1st dvd release had a full frame and widescreen option that this one might not have.

can't wait!
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Old 02-26-07, 10:26 PM
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Whether this was ever going to come out or not has been haunting me for awhile. Thanks for the update!!!
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Old 02-26-07, 10:33 PM
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Finally ! I almost broke down and bought the crappy version. Glad I waited
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Old 02-26-07, 11:33 PM
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I bought it.

It's an awful transfer. A movie this great might deserve a double dip.
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Old 02-26-07, 11:37 PM
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I paid $3.88 for the crappy version. Guess I can double-dip.

This one is worth it just to see all the Star Wars toys used in the movie.

Spielberg isn't messing with this one, is he? He's not adding any CGI or ewoks or anything, right?

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Old 02-27-07, 12:08 AM
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Originally Posted by Cameron
We knew it was coming
Knew it was coming? Are you kidding? There were/are so many issues with this flick, I never thought it would come...

Glad to hear it and i'll believe it when I see it..
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Old 02-27-07, 12:25 AM
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Ooh, ooh, ooh, I've got it. On the Tuesday it's released, I'm gunna wake up real early and come in here and type: "It's Heeerrre!"

what do ya think? Gold, right?
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Old 02-27-07, 12:48 AM
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Originally Posted by Snowmaker

Spielberg isn't messing with this one, is he? He's not adding any CGI or ewoks or anything, right?
LOL. I want to know if he really directed the movie.

http://forum.dvdtalk.com/showthread....ht=poltergeist
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Old 02-27-07, 01:16 AM
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Fucking great news!!!
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Old 02-27-07, 02:42 AM
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I hope it actually happens this time and they don't fuck us over like they did a few years ago.

Anyways, GREAT NEWS, I can't wait!!
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Old 02-27-07, 02:52 AM
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Originally Posted by GoldenJCJ
Ooh, ooh, ooh, I've got it. On the Tuesday it's released, I'm gunna wake up real early and come in here and type: "It's Heeerrre!"

what do ya think? Gold, right?
classic!

don't forget about the poltergeist curse, if this dvd sucks everyone who helped make it will be dead!

im not a huge fan of commentarie's but being a huge fan of mr. Craig T. Nelson, i hope he is either doing a commentary track or there is an interview with him, it was sad to see the first season of coach dvd have not a one special feature.
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Old 02-27-07, 06:44 AM
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Hoping for a release on HD format.
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Old 02-27-07, 09:43 AM
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Eager to hear what the extra material will be on this...
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Old 02-27-07, 09:44 AM
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Originally Posted by djones6746
Hoping for a release on HD format.
They confirmed HD releases.
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Old 02-27-07, 10:11 AM
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HD DVD day & date. Hell yes!
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Old 02-27-07, 12:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Skoobooz
They confirmed HD releases.
Awesome!!!
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Old 02-27-07, 12:30 PM
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Love if this included a DTS soundtrack.
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Old 02-27-07, 01:44 PM
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HD! Thankfully all those Special Edition rumours that have been floating around for years held me off!
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Old 02-27-07, 05:21 PM
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Been waiting for this forever! I'll definately get the HD-DVD when it comes out. Probably be called:

"You Only Moved the Head Stones!" Edition
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Old 02-27-07, 09:52 PM
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Just hope they include the scene when Stewie uses the echo from the other dimension to sing "In the Air Tonight."

Great news. Great movie. Tempted to pick up the complete collection once this arrives. Is the Poltergeist II and III two-pack the only release of those films?

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Old 02-27-07, 10:03 PM
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Originally Posted by CertifiedTHX
Tempted to pick up the complete collection once this arrives. Is the Poltergeist II and III two-pack the only release of those films?

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Yes.
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Old 02-27-07, 11:01 PM
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Yep, confirmed it with a look at Rewind.

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