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The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Old 10-19-23, 10:55 AM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Originally Posted by asianxcore
I wonder if the upcoming Hellraiser re-releases will fix the egregious framing issues that were in their previous release of Hellraiser III: Hell On Earth (1992).
My pre-order from OrbidDVD is on route and I should have it in my hands by this weekend.

From early reviews, it appears that the framing issue on part 3 was fixed. Arrow never acknowledged there was a mistake in the first place, but I guess since the discs come from new 4k scans, they took the opportunity to fix the framing.

I can't wait to dive in the set just in time for Halloween.
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Old 10-21-23, 06:25 PM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread


I recall like the look of this one.
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Old 10-27-23, 11:58 AM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Would have been nice if they had included Red Sonja in that Conan set...
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Originally Posted by Josh-da-man
Would have been nice if they had included Red Sonja in that Conan set...
Sure, but it’s not affiliated and it was made and released by a different studio. Only thing it had in common was Dino Delaurentis production company. And it was considered a major flop back then.
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

The following reddit post sums up my feelings about this Conan release.

Originally Posted by DrDoak
Crom, I have never prayed to you before. I have no tongue for it.

No one, not even you, will remember if we were good collectors or bad. Why we bought, or why we upgraded. All that matters is that we stood against streaming. That's what's important! HDR pleases you, Crom... so grant me one request. Grant me the 4K! And if you do not listen, then the HELL with you!

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Old 10-30-23, 08:47 PM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Amazon Amazon

The Conan 4K set is up for pre-order. $90 for 2 movies right now.
Old 10-31-23, 08:15 AM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

I'll stick with the basic Universal Blu two pack that is currently listed for only $9.
Old 10-31-23, 12:18 PM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Not sure if a price mistake or not...
The Conan Chronicles: Conan the Barbarian / Conan the Destroyer [4K Ultra HD] $38.90 at importCDs.
Sorry, I don't have enough posts to paste the exact URL link.

If you create an account, they will also email you a 10% off code for your first order.
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Old 10-31-23, 12:22 PM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Here's the link, if this is the one you're talking about:

https://www.importcds.com/conan-chro...r/760137141594
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They mistakenly priced it as one of the individual releases.
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

I said fuck it and jumped on it for that price. If they honor it, then cool. If not, no biggie.

Thanks of the post!
Old 10-31-23, 05:10 PM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Originally Posted by DJariya
https://www.amazon.com/The-Conan-Chr...=ATVPDKIKX0DER

The Conan 4K set is up for pre-order. $90 for 2 movies right now.
What is Amazon smoking? Diabolik has it for $59.99. Arrow has it for $60.00 (was $55.00 until recently).

Originally Posted by TomOpus
Here's the link, if this is the one you're talking about:

https://www.importcds.com/conan-chro...r/760137141594
That's a great price. Never heard of that site before.
Old 10-31-23, 09:54 PM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Originally Posted by RocShemp
What is Amazon smoking?
Amazon usually prices everything at MSRP when listings first go up. They’ll drop eventually.

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That's a great price. Never heard of that site before.
It’s a sister site of Deep Discount, Movies Unlimited, and that whole bunch. Although I remember ordering from them more back in the day for…errrr, import CDs.
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Originally Posted by Adam Tyner

It’s a sister site of Deep Discount, Movies Unlimited, and that whole bunch. Although I remember ordering from them more back in the day for…errrr, import CDs.
Hmm. I wonder if I should cancel my pre-order from Diabolik.
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

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I said fuck it and jumped on it for that price. If they honor it, then cool. If not, no biggie.

Thanks of the post!
And they just sent a cancellation notice of the order. Oh well.
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And they just sent a cancellation notice of the order. Oh well.
Interesting, because they still have it listed at that price.
Old 11-01-23, 09:17 PM
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

When they consolidated all those CD and DVD media sites under distributor DirectToU, they stopped honoring mistake prices if they happened to catch the error. Honestly, rushing to post a price mistake from any of their sister sites (ImportCDs, Deepdiscount, etc) is a surefire way to get the order canceled these days.

They usually slip through if only one or two people order at the wrong price.
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

Orbit has both for $61.99:

https://www.orbitdvd.com/products/pr...62014c52&_ss=r
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

The Conan the Barbarian set preorder price dropped to $59.99 on Amazon now.
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

I know nobody cares, but for those that did read what I wrote - I don't want it to affect them possibly purchasing it: I don't know if I ever cleared up my brief review here about the recent 4K release of American Werewolf in London, but in it I had said that the film didn't look that great compared to the blu-ray and I was dead wrong - wanted to just clear that up. The 4K version is outstanding....I just didn't spend much time viewing before my write-up.
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Re: The Official Arrow Films 4K/Blu-ray Discussion and Release Thread

I've heard labels are having difficulty with pressing facilities keeping up with the holiday rush. You would think they'd anticipate these problems but since physical media is on the wane, the few remaining manufacturing plants are overbooked.
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Pre-ordered in Aug. Received email that Barbarella has shipped. Delivery between Nov 25 and Nov 28.
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