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Old 02-29-08, 06:01 PM
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Hamburger Hill: 20th Anniversary Edition=5/20/08

Lions Gate HE will be releasing Hamburger Hill: 20th Anniversary Edition on May 20, 2008. LISTPrice is $19.98. Features have not yet been announced...
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Old 03-01-08, 05:43 PM
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If it has closed-captioning and/or English subtitles, I'm gettin' it. The first release had neither, which made it impossible for a deaf individual like myself to enjoy the film.
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Old 03-01-08, 07:56 PM
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Can I ask, what is the difference between closed-captioning and subtitles? Honestly not trying to break your balls here, I've heard them used interchangeably, but also as different terms. Can anyone explain to me? It would be appreciated.

(Sorry to go off-course with this thread.)
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Old 03-01-08, 08:03 PM
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Closed-Captioned adds a lot more of the description to the movie--what's going on in the movie both visibly AND what is not visible--than just subtitles. For example, you hear a door opening off screen, but subtitles wouldn't mention this happening. So, in the movie, you would see something like [Door opens] or similar. In a drama, instead of simply showing what a person is saying, it would also include [moaning] or [sighing] to convey the atmosphere of the movie and the tone of the person talking.

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Old 03-02-08, 08:52 AM
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This is one good movie about war.
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Old 03-02-08, 10:24 AM
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I like the cover hmm.. The original dvd release had no features except a trailer. I may pick it up if it releases on blu.
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Old 03-07-08, 03:59 PM
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Extras and specs..
"The film itself will be presented in anamorphic widescreen, along with an English Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround track. Extras will include an audio commentary with actors Anthony Barrile, Harry O’Reilly and Daniel O’Shea and Writer/Producer Jim Carabatsos, a Hamburger Hill: The Appearance of Reality featurette, a Medics in Vietnam featurette, and an Interactive Vietnam War Timeline."
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Old 03-07-08, 07:35 PM
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Hmmm will definately check this out, haven't seen it in years though
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Old 03-07-08, 07:38 PM
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this is one of the most historically accurate war films ever made...

and the movie looks exactly like it did in the old news reels...

i've seen many of those news reels... including the interviews at the base of the hill shown in the film... while the fighting was going... films of the combat...

they did a great job on this one...
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