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Reportedly, the Criterion Collection 24 hour flash sale will start tomorrow at noon (EST). It's usually 50% MSRP.
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familyvideo.com has a sale on Arrow Video (USA) titles right now. Some very good prices! I picked up Bloodstained Butterfly on blu-ray for $12.50 (MSRP $39.95). Stock seems to come and go a little, so check back if they're out.

The sale ends March 31st.
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Right now, "Home Entertainment Online" is selling the BFI blu-ray set of Pioneers of African American Cinema on Amazon.co.uk for 19.99 GBP. Three sets left in stock as of this moment. That's a killer price, down from the usual 40 GBP (and waay below the 70 GBP RRP)!

It's a 5-disc set of silent films by African American filmmakers. The only downside to this deal is that they won't ship to the US (but apparently other European countries are just fine).

GO FOR IT!: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01 ... UTF8&psc=1
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Knaldskalle on May 23 2017, 01:18:11 PM wrote:Right now, "Home Entertainment Online" is selling the BFI blu-ray set of Pioneers of African American Cinema on Amazon.co.uk for 19.99 GBP. Three sets left in stock as of this moment. That's a killer price, down from the usual 40 GBP (and waay below the 70 GBP RRP)!

It's a 5-disc set of silent films by African American filmmakers. The only downside to this deal is that they won't ship to the US (but apparently other European countries are just fine).

GO FOR IT!: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01 ... UTF8&psc=1
It looks like it's the exact same thing as the Kino set?
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Nathan_Treadway on May 23 2017, 01:30:06 PM wrote:
Knaldskalle on May 23 2017, 01:18:11 PM wrote:Right now, "Home Entertainment Online" is selling the BFI blu-ray set of Pioneers of African American Cinema on Amazon.co.uk for 19.99 GBP. Three sets left in stock as of this moment. That's a killer price, down from the usual 40 GBP (and waay below the 70 GBP RRP)!

It's a 5-disc set of silent films by African American filmmakers. The only downside to this deal is that they won't ship to the US (but apparently other European countries are just fine).

GO FOR IT!: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01 ... UTF8&psc=1
It looks like it's the exact same thing as the Kino set?
It's exactly the same, it's just the UK version. The Kino set is down to ~$47 on Amazon, which is the lowest I've seen so far, but still no match for 20 GBP (~$25).
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Knaldskalle on May 23 2017, 01:32:02 PM wrote:
Nathan_Treadway on May 23 2017, 01:30:06 PM wrote:
Knaldskalle on May 23 2017, 01:18:11 PM wrote:Right now, "Home Entertainment Online" is selling the BFI blu-ray set of Pioneers of African American Cinema on Amazon.co.uk for 19.99 GBP. Three sets left in stock as of this moment. That's a killer price, down from the usual 40 GBP (and waay below the 70 GBP RRP)!

It's a 5-disc set of silent films by African American filmmakers. The only downside to this deal is that they won't ship to the US (but apparently other European countries are just fine).

GO FOR IT!: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01 ... UTF8&psc=1
It looks like it's the exact same thing as the Kino set?
It's exactly the same, it's just the UK version. The Kino set is down to ~$47 on Amazon, which is the lowest I've seen so far, but still no match for 20 GBP (~$25).
Right.. I was just wanting to confirm. ;)

$20-25 is definitely a good find for this set, and is really worth it. (Plenty of rare and official checks :D ) I paid $45 for the Kino set back in December, and didn't feel ripped off.
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...aaaand they're gone. Price is now back up to 49 GBP.
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Knaldskalle on May 23 2017, 01:18:11 PM wrote:The only downside to this deal is that they won't ship to the US (but apparently other European countries are just fine).
So, when did the US become a European country?!?

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The BFI/Photoplay restoration of Birth of a Nation on blu-ray is 8.99 GBP on Amazon UK right now, down from 17.99 GBP (it was down to 14.99 just before Christmas, but that's the lowest it's been until now).

Low stock, be quick.
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Amazon US has some of the newer Criterion blurays for cheap.
Jeanne Dielman $18.61
Ugetsu $20.26
Woman of the Year $17.85
Buena Vista Social Club $18.83


also, Barnes and Noble sale should be coming up in another...two weeks? three weeks?
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For Dutchies:
10 films voor 50 euro bij BOL including lots of Blurays as well.
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joachimt on Jul 10 2017, 03:02:33 PM wrote:For Dutchies:
10 films voor 50 euro bij BOL including lots of Blurays as well.
Still hard to find 10 movies among those that are worth (re)watching and I can't see already at Netflix
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Lonewolf2003 on Jul 10 2017, 03:30:15 PM wrote:
joachimt on Jul 10 2017, 03:02:33 PM wrote:For Dutchies:
10 films voor 50 euro bij BOL including lots of Blurays as well.
Still hard to find 10 movies among those that are worth (re)watching and I can't see already at Netflix
Yeah, I went through the first 7 pages after posting here and decided to stop then. 10 is a lot! Still, if you want four of those 12,99 euro blurays, it's cheaper to add six extra titles.
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funkybusiness on Jul 2 2017, 04:24:32 PM wrote:Amazon US has some of the newer Criterion blurays for cheap.
Jeanne Dielman $18.61
Ugetsu $20.26
Woman of the Year $17.85
Buena Vista Social Club $18.83


also, Barnes and Noble sale should be coming up in another...two weeks? three weeks?
The Criterion sale at Barnes and Noble starts tomorrow (July 11).
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Amazon Prime Day has 10% off movies -- https://www.amazon.com/movies-tv-dvd-bl ... ag=rCFB-20
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GruesomeTwosome on Jul 10 2017, 07:06:53 PM wrote:
funkybusiness on Jul 2 2017, 04:24:32 PM wrote:Amazon US has some of the newer Criterion blurays for cheap.
Jeanne Dielman $18.61
Ugetsu $20.26
Woman of the Year $17.85
Buena Vista Social Club $18.83


also, Barnes and Noble sale should be coming up in another...two weeks? three weeks?
The Criterion sale at Barnes and Noble starts tomorrow (July 11).
I ordered my biannual fix of Criterions:
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Stalker
Blow-Up
L'eclisse
Ivanovo Detstvo
To Be or Not to Be
Anatomy of a Murder
Throne of Blood
Ali: Fear Eats Soul

Too bad A Brighter Summer Day was sold out.
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Lonewolf2003 on Jul 11 2017, 03:34:03 PM wrote:
GruesomeTwosome on Jul 10 2017, 07:06:53 PM wrote:
funkybusiness on Jul 2 2017, 04:24:32 PM wrote:Amazon US has some of the newer Criterion blurays for cheap.
Jeanne Dielman $18.61
Ugetsu $20.26
Woman of the Year $17.85
Buena Vista Social Club $18.83


also, Barnes and Noble sale should be coming up in another...two weeks? three weeks?
The Criterion sale at Barnes and Noble starts tomorrow (July 11).
I ordered my biannual fix of Criterions:
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Stalker
Blow-Up
L'eclisse
Ivanovo Detstvo
To Be or Not to Be
Anatomy of a Murder
Throne of Blood
Ali: Fear Eats Soul

Too bad A Brighter Summer Day was sold out.
Nice. I'll be going for Two-Lane Blacktop, Naked, and Stalker.
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Looks like Amazon.co.uk is on a price-match roll with HMV. Just picked up Battleship Potemkin/Drifters, Great White Silence/Epic of Everest for 7.99 GBP each and Charlie Chaplin: The Mutual Films Collection for 13.99 GBP. All of them are BFI releases.

This is getting to be an expensive month with all the sales going on.

Arrowfilms.co.uk has just started their summer sale. Lots of great titles on blu for 7.99 GBP: Bicycle Thieves, Night of the Hunter, Dressed to Kill, and many more.
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Amazon is selling Flicker Alley's DVD box set Landmarks of Early Soviet Film for $27.68. That's by far the cheapest I've ever seen it go for, it's usually around $50-55.

The 4-disc set contains DVD versions of: "Sergei M. Eisenstein's last silent and seldom seen Old and New (1929); Dziga Vertov's Stride, Soviet (1926); Victor Turin's Turksib (1930); Esther Shub's The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty (1927); Boris Barnet's The House on Trubnaya (1928); Lev Kuleshov's The Extraordinary Adventures of Mr. West in the Land of the Bolsheviks (1924) and By the Law (1926); and Mikhail Kalatozov's Salt for Svanetia (1930)."
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Eureka is having an October sale.... Well, sale is a big word, there are 25 blu-rays that are a few bucks cheaper than they usually are.
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Lonewolf2003 on Oct 20 2017, 05:37:42 PM wrote:Eureka is having an October sale.... Well, sale is a big word, there are 25 blu-rays that are a few bucks cheaper than they usually are.
Yeah, it's not that impressive, to be honest.

They do offer free world-wide shipping, but they don't subtract the VAT for non-EU purchases...
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Okay, an easy lay-up for the next comment:

The Princess Bride on blu-ray: $4 on Amazon.
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Knaldskalle on Nov 23 2017, 10:14:33 PM wrote:Okay, an easy lay-up for the next comment:

The Princess Bride on blu-ray: $4 on Amazon.
INCONTESTABLE!!!

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For those that didn’t know, Black Friday also means the annual November B&N Criterion sale!
I bought
Le Samourai (seen before)
Odd Man Out
Exterminating Angel
Story of the Last Chrysanthemums
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (seen before)
Ugetsu Monogatari (seen before)
Bridge (Die Brücke)
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you haven't seen Odd Man Out, The Exterminating Angel or Story of the Last Chrysanthemums before? you're in for a treat.
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Grasshopper Films is also having a %40 off sale.
http://grasshopperfilm.com/athome/
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funkybusiness on Nov 24 2017, 05:44:30 PM wrote:Grasshopper Films is also having a %40 off sale.
http://grasshopperfilm.com/athome/
$20.97 for a Blu-ray and $31.38 for the shipping to Europe. That's $52.35. I think I'll have to think about that sale.
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Barnes & Noble is having a 50% off sale on Arrow releases.

They're also having a general 40% off Blu-ray sale.

If you're spending more than $50, use code TIMETOGIVE for 20% off your entire order.
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Timec on Dec 19 2017, 10:00:23 PM wrote:Barnes & Noble is having a 50% off sale on Arrow releases.

They're also having a general 40% off Blu-ray sale.

If you're spending more than $50, use code TIMETOGIVE for 20% off your entire order.
It may not happen this January, but last January, Family Video had an amazing sale of Arrow Video titles. I bought Bloodstained Butterfly for $13. On blu. If not, this is a pretty nice sale (especially if you can work in a coupon).
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Timec on Dec 19 2017, 10:00:23 PM wrote:Barnes & Noble is having a 50% off sale on Arrow releases.

They're also having a general 40% off Blu-ray sale.

If you're spending more than $50, use code TIMETOGIVE for 20% off your entire order.
Good tip, thank you!
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There's a pre-order up now for a double feature of Never Take Candy From a Stranger (?) and SCREAM OF FEAR! $8.11, a total steal for a great movie (+ another movie). release march 6. hopefully it's decent quality. thought some of you might like to know. (there's also a double feature of Maniac/Die! Die! My Darling!, same release date, same price)
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50% off all Criterion
https://www.criterion.com/sale
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Amazon UK is having an "early easter sale" right now. Just splurged on a bunch of Masters of Cinema titles... Some good prices:

Der Müde Tod (Destiny): 9.99 GBP
The Last Command: 7.99 GBP
Shoah and Four Films after Shoah: 25.99 GBP
Early Murnau: Five Films: 22.99 GBP
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The B&N sale on Criterion Collection has started: 50% off.

Just ordered the Dietrich & von Sternberg in Hollywood set along with Dreyer's Vampyr.
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Knaldskalle on Jun 30 2018, 05:09:01 PM wrote:The B&N sale on Criterion Collection has started: 50% off.

Just ordered the Dietrich & von Sternberg in Hollywood set along with Dreyer's Vampyr.
Got my biannual fix of Criterion blurays. :)
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Yeah I picked up the Blu-ray of Paris, Texas at my local B&N the other day. Gotta take full advantage of these, since who knows how much longer B&N can stay in business.
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got me that sweet sweet von Sternberg set. we'll see how it is when....it gets here...which will be awhile as everyone decided to get it as well...
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Arrowfilms.com has started their summer sale (July 22nd to August 6th). Both Arrow Video and Arrow Academy titles are on sale. Some pretty good prices, a lot of blu-ray titles are 7.50 GBP (~$10).
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Kino Lorber is having a big sale on Studio Classics titles, NA residents only sorry ):

https://www.klstudioclassics.com/list/v ... /aug18sale

includes the PdA/Carmel-endorsed This World, Then the Fireworks for $7.

Note, KL Studio Classics can be pretty hit or miss with the quality. check blu-ray.com, dvdbeaver and the like first, maybe.
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Amazon.com is currently selling the Marx Brothers Silver Screen Collection on blu-ray for just $19.99. That's a steal for five classic Marx Brothers comedies!

EDIT: MSRP on this set is $59.99, so it's 66.67% off!
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