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WB Film Noir Collection V.5: 7/13/10

Old 07-08-10, 02:40 PM
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Re: WB Film Noir Collection V.5: 7/13/10

Yeah, those old sets where a while ago, and they did sell well, but the last few similar sets they put out sold in ever decreasing numbers.
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Re: WB Film Noir Collection V.5: 7/13/10

Film quality/recognition plays a big part as you go deeper. Sure, everyone bought the Thin Man set, but how many of them then bought the subsequent Powell-Loy set? I'm no expert, but I've heard of most of the noirs in Warner's earlier sets but not any of these.
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Re: WB Film Noir Collection V.5: 7/13/10

Originally Posted by Silverscreenvid
The alternative was being released separately on the Warner Archive at $20 apiece.
Amen. More movies and less packaging is OK by me.
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Re: WB Film Noir Collection V.5: 7/13/10

Originally Posted by slop101
I don't mind, but are people gonna be pissed about the packaging? Not only are there two movies per disc, it's a digipack with all the discs in there together like a TV show set.

That's annoying. I assumed these would be slim-paks.
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Re: WB Film Noir Collection V.5: 7/13/10

I'm making my way through this set and loving it.

Raymond Burr was terrific in 'Desperate'.

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