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Are Play1s R1 US or Canadian versions?

Discussion in 'Blu-ray & DVD discs' started by Matthew Attoe, Sep 28, 2005.

  1. Matthew Attoe

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    Hi,

    As topic really... want to order unrated Land of the Dead and don't fancy one with French writing on, and as I speak Play are a quid cheaper than Movietyme (yeah, yeah, I know, I'm tight!!!).

    Thanks in advance,

    Matthew
     
  2. LV426

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    Canadian every time in my experience.
     
  3. samjpullen

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    Don't French versions have 2 sides to the cover where one is all English and the other is All French ?
     
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    No. Different distributors do it in different ways, but you'll find that on most of them you have French and English on one side.
     
  5. Lion

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    it's strange but every region 1 disc I've had from playusa has come from belgium. :confused:
     
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    Lion -= their returns address is in Belgium. Discs are sourced in Canada.

    Many Canadian covers are bilingual on both sides - one side is primarily English with French secondary (smaller lettering), and the other side Vice Versa. Some are 50/50 on one side only. I don't think there are any Canadian covers that are 100% English on one side or at all - I believe it's illegal in Canada.
     
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    That's why I now use Movietyme for R1 as every R1 I bought from Play was Canadian, and my Monsters Inc 2 disc R1 was different to the USA R1 years ago.
     
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    Yeah, don't let the name, PLAYUSA, fool you!! They ship Canadian versions of R1 discs.
     
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    Ordered my land of the dead from www.axelmusic.com, recieved yesterday. Totally english case, and has a very smart shiny slip case with the hand and fence sort of 3d. stopped ordering from playusa, as all dvd's came with canadian french, only WB dont.
     
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    Yea Axel tell you if its Cad or USA :)

    Axel are now one of my new Fave places to get DVD's :)
     

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