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captveg
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Re: Sony MOD Blu-rays

#101 Post by captveg » Tue Jan 21, 2020 5:35 pm

I don't get Sony's strategy here. They license titles out to Mill Creek, then turn around and release them through their own MOD program. And they choose High School High (1996)? It can be yours (at twice the price) without being doubled up with Mo' Money (1992) on 2/18/20!

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Re: Sony MOD Blu-rays

#102 Post by captveg » Wed Jan 22, 2020 3:58 pm

The logical choice to release alongside High School High on 2/18/20 is...

The Ugly Duckling (1959)

Never had a US DVD release, as far as I can tell.

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Re: Sony MOD Blu-rays

#103 Post by domino harvey » Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:24 pm

Did they hire WA’s release producer?

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#104 Post by cdnchris » Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:47 pm

I knew I knew High School High, but had to look it up (ah yes, that awful Jon Lovitz one) and imagine my shock when I see it was directed by Ellis from Die Hard. What a wacky world we live in!

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#105 Post by therewillbeblus » Wed Jan 22, 2020 5:28 pm

All I remember about that movie is renting it as a kid when some of my favorite movies were SNL member comedies and thinking it was painfully unfunny, and back then I thought pretty much everything was funny. I'm curious what would happen if I saw it today but I have a fear of spontaneous combustion

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#106 Post by domino harvey » Wed Jan 22, 2020 5:36 pm

I remembered it being funny and I think I even praised it as such at one time on the board. Then I revisited it a few years ago. I was mistaken

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Re: Sony MOD Blu-rays

#107 Post by captveg » Thu Feb 13, 2020 5:07 pm

3/24/20

Godspell (1973)
Little Women (1994) - Was previously a BD-R, then was released as a double feature by Mill Creek with Marie Antoinette (2006) but that release had only lossy audio
Murder in Greenwich Village (1937) - Another title never released on DVD before
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Re: Sony MOD Blu-rays

#108 Post by domino harvey » Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:21 pm

I was wondering when Godspell would finally be coming out!

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Re: Sony MOD Blu-rays

#109 Post by swo17 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:23 pm

But on a BD-R?

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#110 Post by domino harvey » Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:24 pm

These aren’t BD-Rs

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Re: Sony MOD Blu-rays

#111 Post by swo17 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:27 pm

Sorry, I was confused by the thread title

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