Batman: The Complete TV Series to be Released on Blu-ray Disc November 11th, 2014

Posted in Blu-ray, Blu-ray Stats Features, Warner on July 27th, 2014 by Dave

Batman: The Complete TV Series

Be sure to watch for the upcoming Warner Home Video Blu-ray release Batman: The Complete TV Series – on Blu-ray Disc November 11th, 2014.

This well known 1960s live action television series is based on the DC comic book characters, and has been a fan favourite for almost 50 years.

The show aired twice weekly on the ABC network for three seasons between January 1966 and March 1968, with a total of 120 episodes produced during its run.

The cast includes Adam West and Burt Ward as Batman and Robin, along with Alan Napier, Neil Hamilton, Stafford Repp, Madge Blake and Yvonne Craig.

BatmanTheCompleteTVSeries2The show currently has an IMDb score of 7.4/10.

Planned technical features for the disc are not available yet, though I think it is safe to assume a 1080p video encode presented at 1.33:1.

A number of new featurettes and a nice range of collectibles including a toy Batmobile are included in the limited edition package.

The retail price is $269.97, and you can pre-order it from Amazon for $189.99, saving 30%!

Alternatively you can add it to your Blu-rayStats Wishlist.

Extras:

  • All 120 Original Broadcast Episodes Fully Remastered in HD
  • Hanging with Batman – A true slice of life in the words of Adam West
  • Holy Memorabilia Batman! – A journey into the most sought after collectibles through the eyes of 3 extraordinary collectors
  • Batmania Born! – Building the World of Batman – Explore the art and design behind the fiction.
  • Bats of the Round Table – A candid conversation with Adam West and his celebrity friends, chatting all things Bat ’66.
  • Inventing Batman in the words of Adam West (episode 1 &2) – A rare treat for the fans as Adam discusses his script notes on bringing Batman to life in the first and second episodes
  • Na Na Na Batman! — Hollywood favorites stars and producers recount their favorite Batman memories
  • Highly Collectible Premiums:
  • Hot Wheels Replica Batmobile The Adam West Scrapbook 44 Vintage Trading Cards

Synopsis:

TV’s iconic Dynamic Duo has been captured, along with a legion of abominable archenemies in a POW-erful numbered limited-edition collection. Featuring ALL 120 original broadcast episodes, ever popular guest stars like Julie Newmar and Cesar Romero, The Adam West Scrapbook, complete episode guide — and exploding with over 3 hours of all new extras — you can bring home all the crime fighting action that won generations of fans!

Star Wars Blu-ray Trilogies Only $32.99 at Amazon This Week!

Posted in Amazon Bargains, Blu-ray, Deals on April 28th, 2013 by Dave

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Right now the Star Wars Trilogy box sets are over half off at only $32.99 at Amazon.

You can choose from the original trilogy or the prequel trilogy, or just get ’em both!

This is the Amazon deal of the week, so they should honour the prices until Saturday.

Nonetheless, presently they are both still in stock so if you get in quick you should have your movies in no time!

Bond 50 Blu-ray Set More Than Half Off Today at Amazon!

Posted in Amazon Bargains, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Deals on February 14th, 2013 by Dave

Bond50Top sale titles at Amazon today include Bond 50: The Complete 22 Film CollectionThe Dark Knight RisesPrometheus 3DTitanic 3D, Taken, and Beasts of the Southern Wild.

Skyfall is the top seller at Amazon at the moment, and you can also get a great deal on the Bond 50 Film Collection – only $129.99 right now – saving 57%.

Chris Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises is only $14.99 – saving 58%.

Save 66% off Alien Anthology, currently listed for only $23.99.

Get a great deal on The Sound of Music – only $13.99 right now – saving 60%.

Rocky: The Undisputed Collection is also a great deal for only $22.99, saving 67%.

On the Blu-ray 3D side, both Titanic and Prometheus are only $19.99 right now, saving 60-64%.

Pulp Fiction is under $10 at $7.99, 60% off retail price, while Cool Hand Luke is only $4.99, a full 75% off retail price.

Casablanca: 70th Anniversary and Taken are also under $10 at $9.99, 60-67% off retail.

50/50Dances with WolvesWhen Harry Met SallyRed Dawn and Sin City are all only $7.99 right now.

And the critically acclaimed Beasts of the Southern Wild is a great deal for only $15.99, saving 60%.

Ben-Hur and Citizen Kane Anniversary Blu-ray Box Sets under $30

Posted in Amazon Bargains, Blu-ray, Deals on February 27th, 2012 by Dave

Amazon’s Gold Box Deal of the Day is Blu-ray themed again today, with the Ben-Hur 50th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition Blu-ray set for only $28.99.

This 3 disc set will be less than half retail for today only so get it while you can!

Additionally, the Citizen Kane 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition Blu-ray set is the same price.

Not sure if that is today only or not, but it seems likely.

Amazon Blu-ray Bargain – Miramax Lionsgate Titles 60% Off Retail

Posted in Amazon Bargains, Blu-ray, Deals on February 16th, 2012 by Dave

Amazon has listed a number of Miramax / Lionsgate titles at $5.99 and $7.99 right now.

Titles in the $5.99 promotion include She’s All ThatCold MountainThe OthersShakespeare in LoveSerendipity, Life is Beautiful and The Cider House Rules.

You can also get favourites The English Patient and Pulp Fiction for only $7.99.

These are certainly great prices for these titles, some of which were very recently released!

Save $10 With $100 Spending at Amazon with Mastercard

Posted in Amazon Bargains, Deals on December 17th, 2011 by Dave

Today only Amazon is offering $10 off when you spend $100 with your Mastercard.

You should also receive a discount code for an additional $10 off a future $50 purchase with Mastercard.

Certainly this is a great opportunity for Christmas shopping as well as saving an additional 10% when building up your Blu-ray collection.

Some restrictions apply – be sure to check out the link above and follow the instructions to get your discount.

James Bond Blu-ray Discs for $9.99 at Amazon

Posted in Amazon Bargains, Blu-ray, Deals, Studios on November 28th, 2011 by Dave

Amazon has a number of James Bond Blu-ray releases from MGM on sale for just $9.99.

Titles in the promotion include Live and Let DieDr. NoThe Man with the Golden GunMoonrakerFrom Russia with Love and Die Another Day.

This price is a full 71% off the retail pricing.

Other popular titles at $9.99 right now include Hanna, The Social Network, The King’s Speech, I, Robot and The Expendables.

A lot of bargains to be had – see the big list after the break:

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Back to the Future Blu-ray Trilogy Now $14.99

Posted in Amazon Bargains on June 13th, 2011 by Dave

Amazon has reduced the price of the Back to the Future: 25th Anniversary Trilogy to only $14.99 this week.

Apparently they are matching the price of a promotion at Target.

Needless to say this again is an excellent price for this box set, over 80% off retail.

So if $25 wasn’t tempting enough, perhaps $15 is!

Additionally the Amazon Blu-ray Deal of the Week this week is The Godfather – The Coppola Restoration Giftset (The Godfather / The Godfather Part II / The Godfather Part III) for $49.99.

Amazon Lists Batman Blu-ray Anthology for $26.99

Posted in Amazon Bargains on April 11th, 2011 by Dave

batmanthemotionpictureanthology.jpgTop sale titles at Amazon this week include Batman: The Motion Picture Anthology 1989-1997, The Phantom of the Opera, Cloudy with a Chance of MeatballsEden of the East: The Complete Series and Dog Day Afternoon.

Save 58% off Batman: The Motion Picture Anthology 1989-1997, currently listed for only $26.99.

The Fighter is still selling well at only $17.99 right now, as is Megamind for only $19.99, saving 60%.

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and Dog Day Afternoon are currently under $10 at $9.99, which is 60% off retail price, while The Phantom of the Opera is at $9.49, 67% off.

Save 56% off Eden of the East: The Complete Series, currently listed for only $26.49.

Hard Rain is one of a number of Lionsgate titles at $6.99.

Others in the promotion include Rambo – First Blood Part II, Drop ZoneStargate, The Invincible Iron Man and Kickboxer.

There are also a number of Universal titles discounted 63% to $9.99, including Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Wanted, Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels, Dune, American Pie Presents: The Book of Love and The Kingdom.

See the big list after the break: (more…)

HBO Blu-ray Box Sets on Sale at Amazon

Posted in Amazon Bargains on December 21st, 2010 by Dave

pacific.jpgAmazon has a bunch of box sets on sale this week, including Breaking Bad: The Complete First Season, True Blood: The Complete Second Season, The Pacific and The Ultimate Matrix Collection.

Top seller today is the HBO box set The Pacific – only $38.99 right now – saving 61%.

You can also get a great deal on Band of Brothers at only $36.49.

True Blood: The Complete Second Season is on sale for $28.99, saving 64%.

Save 55% off Deadwood: The Complete Series, currently listed for only $93.99.

The ever popular Planet Earth: The Complete BBC Series is currently listed for only $34.99.

Breaking Bad: The Complete First Season is a great deal right now for only $13.99, saving 65%.

The Ultimate Matrix Collection is also still a nice deal at only $44.99.