DVD News Coolness #11

DVD Clinic

The Latest Announcements

Man on Fire: - September 14

Ah, it seems like only yesterday that I was drunker than all hell and went on a Friday night movie date with my lady-friend and abruptly passed out mid-way through watching this. Awesome movie though!


  • Commentary with Producer Lucas Foster, Screenwriter Brian Helgeland and the little girl, Dakota Fanning
  • Inside Look: Hide & Seek Teaser with introduction
  • Taxi Trailer and Behind the Scenes Featurette
  • Action Themed Trailer (?! I don't think anyone will confuse this with the Comedy Themed Trailer)
  • 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English DD 5.1 & DTS 5.1 Surround

No commentary from Director Tony Scott? Me thinks he's holding out for the Special Edition you know will eventually be released.

Denzel suddenly realizes where he left the remote

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind: - September 28

Ah, it seems like only yesterday that I was drunker than all hell and went on a Friday night movie date with my lady-friend and.......Man, the days are starting to run together, especially since I don't know any ladies let alone date one. No special features have been provided yet but keep checking back for an update.

"Oh Sam, don't leave when I need you most."

Dawn of the Dead (4 Disc SE): - September 7

Holy shite! Anchor Bay is hooking things up with this pretty bomb 4-disc set. Guys wearing black and listening to Rob Zombie are totally stoked;) Thanks to Fangoria.com for this.

(same contents as March’s single-disc release)
• Widescreen presentation (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs
• Audio commentary by writer/director George A. Romero, makeup FX creator Tom Savini and assistant director Chris Romero, moderated by Perry Martin
• Theatrical trailers
• TV spots
• Radio spots
• Poster & advertising gallery
• George A. Romero biography
• Comic book preview
• 5.1 DTS Surround sound
• 5.1 Dolby Surround sound
• 2.0 Dolby Surround
• Original mono track

• Widescreen presentation (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs
• Audio commentary by producer Richard P. Rubinstein, moderated by Perry Martin
• Monroeville Mall commercial
• Behind-the-scenes photo gallery
• Memorabilia gallery
• Production stills
• Original mono track

• Widescreen presentation (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs
• Audio commentary by actors David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger and Gaylen Ross
• International theatrical trailers
• UK TV spots
• International lobby card gallery
• International poster & advertising gallery
• International pressbook gallery
• U.S. & international home video & soundtrack artwork
• Dario Argento biography
• 5.1 Dolby Surround sound
• 2.0 Dolby Surround
• Original mono track

• DOCUMENT OF THE DEAD, The original documentary filmed during the making of DAWN by Filmmaker Roy Frumkes
• THE DEAD WILL WALK, an all-new 75-minute documentary featuring interviews with cast and crew members Claudio Argento, Dario Argento, Pat Buba, Tony Buba, Zilla Clinton, David Crawford, David Early, David Emge, Ken Foree, Michael Gornick, John Harrison, Clayton Hill, Sharon Ceccatti-Hill, Jim Krut, Leonard Lies, Scott H. Reiniger, Chris Romero, George A. Romero, Gaylen Ross, Tom Savini and Claudio Simonetti
• On-set home movies with audio commentary by zombie extra Robert Langer
• Monroeville Mall tour with Romero

Still there? Good.

Dawn of the Dead (2004) - October 5

Four discs too much for you? Don't care about the original or never seen it? Shame on you. Universal's releasing both the Theatrical Cut of the movie and the Un-Rated Director's Cut. I checked and no, the un-rated cut does not contain any zombie sex scenes involving Sarah Polley. Sorry, man.

Un-Rated Specs include:

  • Feature Commentary with Director Zack Snyder and Producer Eric Newman
  • The Lost Tape: Andy's Terrifying Last Days Revealed A DVD exclusive short film
  • Special Bulletin: We Interrupt This Program! See how broadcast news channels handle the zombie invasion and the collapse of the world
  • Undead Scenes with Commentary by Director Zack Snyder
  • Raising the Dead: An in-depth look at turning actors into undead killers
  • Attack of the Living Dead: Dissecting the film's most memorable zombie kills
  • Splitting Headaches: Anatomy of Exploding Heads
  • DVD-ROM Features
  • English, French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround
  • English, French and Spanish subtitles

Man, people at Mardi Gras really know how to party

The Punisher - October 5

I haven't seen this yet but it looks like a Showtime movie I caught on accident late one night called, Where The Girls Aren't: A Dude's Story. I swear it was by accident.


  • Four featurettes: War Journal: On Set of The Punisher, Army of One, Drawing Blood and Keepin' It Real
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Theatrical trailers
  • Anamorphic widescreen transfer
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround

The director said, "Okay Frank, so just stand there and look sexy and stuff, babe."

Frank suddenly realizes where he left the remote.


Reno 911 (S1): Funny, funny stuff from the people who brought you The State. 6/22

The Joe Schmo Show: Good idea, could have been executed better though. 6/22

Cold Mountain: Run of the mill period piece. Only it's starring Nicole, Miss Kidman if you're nasty. 6/29

Barbershop 2: There's nothing more ironical than "Cedric The Entertainer". 6/29

History of Rock and Roll: For those about to rock, we salute you. 6/29

"What'chu talkin' 'bout, Cube?"

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Source: DVD TimesDVD File



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