ALL I WANT
FOR CHRISTMAS IS A DVD!
is a month filled with some of the most highly anticipated titles to be
released on DVD - so get your list to Santa early this year! Or maybe, impress
your friends and family this Christmas by introducing them to the exciting
world of DVD. Enriched with endless added value DVD brings the wonderful world
of film to life in any lounge room, with cinema quality sound and pictures
that will blow them away.
ONE RELEASE DATE: 6TH DECEMBER 2000
Guns of Navarone Collector's Edition (PG)
remastered for DVD including a brand new 5.1 audio
track to capture its cinematic beauty, the story reveals the
specialised commando team assembled to sabotage the colossal 'Guns
of Navarone' that control a channel in the Aegean Sea. To celebrate this
historic DVD release Columbia TriStar has packed a collection of entertaining
and exciting extra features onto this one amazing disc; audio commentary with
the director takes you through his thoughts and direction for specific scenes,
and the 30-minute documentary "Memories of Navarone" tells the story
of Navarone itself. Talent
profiles and the movie trailer are also included.
But the entertainment doesn't stop there…..also on the disc are five
featurettes "Two Girls on the Town", "Great Guns",
"No Visitors", "Honeymoon on Rhodes" and "A Message
from Carl Foreman" – a special message which was filmed for the
Australian premiere of the movie. A brilliant classic film that benefits
immensely from the DVD format, The Guns
of Navarone is definitely worthy of the title 'Collector's Edition'.
horrifying tale about mutant bats who are intelligent, aggressive, and
carnivorous and are terrorising an entire American town. This Collector's
Edition creates such intense terror that only can be experienced through the
brilliance of DVD. Bats stars La
Bamba's Lou Diamond Phillips as the tough sheriff in a race against time
to save mankind from a fate worse than death.
The behind-the-scenes features on this disc include: a 'making of' featurette
"Bats Abound", director and cast audio commentary, sound effects and
storyboard comparison, talent profiles and photo galleries; have the ability
to break down the sheer terror of this film by bringing you back to the
reality of how it was made. Supported by the movie trailer and a killer
isolated music score, Bats on DVD
brings back real meaning to 'horror' movies.
Takes Collector's Edition (M15+)
fun comedy about the game of teenage love is now an equally fun DVD! Ryan and
Chris swap inside information to pursue Ashley and Maggie, and as you'll see
the boys will do 'Whatever It Takes'
to get the girl. With extras to be seen nowhere else, this Collector's Edition
shows everything from a behind-the-scenes featurette to deleted scenes and
talent profiles. Audio commentary by the director and cast gives an account of
how things are done in the movie business and the deleted scenes are a
timeless piece not included in the original movie – you can be the judge as
to whether they should have been left out or not. A real bonus on this disc is
the incredibly hip isolated soundtrack, so that you can groove along to it
anytime and the movie trailer tops off this fine piece of entertainment. As
with all great comedies, you'll want to watch this one over and over – the
beauty of DVD is that you can easily flick to your favourite scenes without
having to rewind or fast forward.
TWO RELEASE DATE: 13TH DECEMBER 2000
Metal 2000 (MA15+)
long-awaited masterpiece of cult animation is finally here on DVD in all its
splendour. Heavy Metal 2000 is the
sequel to the much loved Heavy Metal (1981) and is exclusive to DVD, with great extra
features on the disc to cater for the real addicts. Apart from its unique
animation, one of the most integral aspects of Heavy
Metal 2000 is the music. Including the first original recording by Bauhaus
in 17 years, plus unreleased and exclusive music by Billy Idol, Monster
Magnet, Pantera and many, many more.
Collector's Edition (M15+)
touching and often hilarious comedy about a party girl who just doesn't know
when to stop. Starring the talented Sandra Bullock as Gwen, 28
Days on DVD goes “behind-the-scenes” with an audio commentary by the
director and crew. The DVD also
gives you 10-minutes of deleted scenes and a 15-minute 'making of' featurette.
The drama and anguish of the film is brought to life with these special DVD
features, while the talent profiles, movie trailer and 24 minutes of
additional footage make this DVD a true Collector’s Edition. Much more than
just a movie, Sandra Bullock fans can follow in her character's footsteps with
"How to Build a Gum Wrapper Chain" or dance to the beat of a
different drum with the isolated soundtrack.
Columbia TriStar DVD software is of Gold Standard Quality. Every Columbia TriStar DVD title authored by the Sony DVD Center in Culver City, Los Angeles, USA, will carry a Gold Standard Quality Sticker. Consumers should look out for this sticker as Columbia TriStar's endorsement of their superior quality DVD software.