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Upcoming Anchor Bay releases!!!

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  1. PoochJD

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    HI,

    Good ole' Anchor Bay! There's some stonking material coming from them in the future. And the list is:-

    September - December 2002

    CARRY ON COLLECTION, THE
    Twelve films from the classic series of British comedies, presented on 6 DVDs in one box set. CARRY ON CABBY, CARRY ON CLEO, CARRY ON CONSTABLE, CARRY ON COWBOY, CARRY ON CRUISING, CARRY ON JACK, CARRY ON NURSE, CARRY ON REGARDLESS, CARRY ON SCREAMING, CARRY ON SERGEANT, CARRY ON SPYING, and CARRY ON TEACHER. Also includes a special bonus documentary DVD of THAT'S CARRY ON.

    CRIMINAL, THE (a.k.a. The Concrete Jungle)
    Director Joseph Losey's crime classic comes to DVD. Widescreen (16x9), Theatrical Trailer.

    FRIGHTENED CITY, THE
    Sean Connery and Herbert Lom star in this exciting mob epic. Widescreen (16x9), Theatrical Trailer.

    GRAND TOUR - DISASTER IN TIME
    Time-Twisting Sci-Fi Adventure with Jeff Daniels. Directed by David Twohy (PITCH BLACK). Widescreen (16x9), Theatrical Trailer. Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired.

    HANDGUN (a.k.a. Deep In The Heart)
    A rape victim seeks revenge on her attackers. Widescreen (16x9), Theatrical Trailer.

    HELL IS A CITY - Hammer Collection
    Crime Drama from Hammer Films. Widescreen (16x9), Theatrical Trailer, and Audio Commentary from Director Val Guest.

    HIGHLANDER: THE SERIES - SEASON ONE
    Adrian Paul stars in this inaugural season of the HIGHLANDER television series. Contains all the episodes from the first season, newly re-mastered with extras including new interviews with producer William Panzer.

    MAKING CONTACT
    Roland Emmerich's science-fiction film comes to DVD in a special 2-Disc Set which presents the American Theatrical version and the Uncut German Version (titled JOEY). Widescreen (16x9) with all-new Dolby EX Surround Audio. Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired.

    MUSKETEERS COLLECTION, THE
    From director Richard Lester comes the original swashbuckling comedy THE THREE MUSKETEERS and its worthy sequel THE FOUR MUSKETEERS in a special 2-Disc Set. Widescreen (16x9), Theatrical Trailers, All-New Featurette with Cast Interviews, Original Behind-The-Scenes Featurette, and more!. Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired.

    NOAH'S ARK PRINCIPLE, THE
    Early Sci-Fi effort from director Roland Emmerich makes its premiere on DVD. Widescreen (16x9). Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired.

    SLAYGROUND
    The continuing exploits of professional criminal Parker (Peter Coyote), the infamous character created by author Richard Stark (Donald Westlake). Widescreen (16x9)

    WIM WENDERS COLLECTION, THE
    The first wave of titles from German filmmaker Wim Wenders. THE AMERICAN FRIEND, NICK'S FILM, and NOTEBOOK ON CITIES & CLOTHES. Each title to include Audio Commentary with Wim Wenders (tentative).


    HIGHLIGHTS COMING UP IN 2003
    Avenging Angel
    Berserker - The Nordic Curse
    Beyond Therapy
    Bliss
    Checking Out
    Cold Dog Soup
    Crime Story - The Complete Series
    Dark Eyes Of London
    Daydreamer, The
    Dead Of Night (1945) Dead-End Drive-In
    Emmanuelle Collection, The
    Escape 2000
    Five Wives, Three Secretaries & Me
    Incredible Hulk Returns, The
    Man Facing Southeast
    Michael Nesmith's Elephant Parts
    Mirror Mirror IV
    Neon Maniacs
    Night Patrol Peter Sellers Collection, The
    Pit, The
    Prey, The
    Powwow Highway
    Queen Of Spades
    Road Games
    Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2
    Star Crystal
    Trial Of The Incredible Hulk
    Wacky World of Mother Goose

    AND...

    DAWN OF THE DEAD - Summer 2003
    George Romero's masterpiece is coming back to DVD in a big way. Featuring newly re-mastered widescreen transfers (16x9 enhanced), new DTS & Dolby EX Surround Sound, all-new cast & crew interviews, all-new audio commentary tracks, trailers, poster & still galleries and more! Available separately will be the original Theatrical Version and the Extended (Director's Cut) Version. Also available will be a special multi-disc box set including an exclusive presentation of the ZOMBI version of the film from Europe. Expect more announcements in the coming months, and please note all features at this point are tentative and subject to change. Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired.

    DAY OF THE DEAD - Summer 2003
    The third film in George Romero's Living Dead saga is getting the special edition treatment with all-new special features including interviews, audio commentary, and behind-the-scenes footage. Expect more announcements in the coming months, all please note and features at this point are tentative and subject to change. Closed Captioned For The Hearing Impaired.

    FEAR NO EVIL - Summer 2003
    From director Frank La Loggia (LADY IN WHITE) comes his debut classic concerning a high school student who becomes The Anti-Christ! Widescreen (16x9), trailers, audio commentary, and many more extras to be announced! Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired.

    HALLOWEEN 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION - Fall 2003
    It has been 25 years since Michael Myers first returned to Haddonfield. Now he returns to DVD for this special anniversary edition. Extras are still being determined, but expect a plethora of new goodies (i.e. audio commentary, etc.) for this exciting release. Expect more announcements in the coming months, and please note all features at this point are tentative and subject to change. Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired.

    MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, THE - Spring 2003
    A humanoid alien lands on Earth and Anchor Bay brings him back to DVD in an all-new special edition. THX Approved with new DTS-ES & Dolby EX Audio, this DVD will contain a new Widescreen (16x9) transfer, as well as all-new interviews with director Nicholas Roeg, stars Candy Clark and Rip Torn and others! Closed Captioned For The Hearing Impaired.

    MURDER BY DECREE - Spring/Summer 2003
    Sherlock Holmes investigates the mystery surrounding Jack The Ripper and becomes embroiled in a conspiracy to keep the truth from being revealed. Director Bob Clark's wonderful mystery/thriller comes to DVD in a new special edition, with features to be announced soon. Widescreen (16x9) Closed Captioned For The Hearing Impaired.

    WINTER KILLS - Spring 2003
    An all-star cast including Jeff Bridges, Anthony Perkins, John Huston, Tomas Milian and Toshiro Mifune highlight this exciting political thriller that focuses on the investigation of a presidential assassination. Special Edition features are planned, and will be announced soon. This DVD will contain the full-length extended edition. Widescreen (16x9) Closed Captioned For The Hearing Impaired.


    All details taken from the Anchor Bay website, and is (c) Anchor Bay LTD, 2002!


    Better start saving up those pennies, and emptying those piggy banks!! :D

    Pooch
     
  2. juboy

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    Let's be honest though, amongst a few gems, AB don't half put out some tat.

    They must be paying at least £36 for some of those licenses...
     
  3. Rambo John J

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    Worth mentioning that they're all from the US Anchor Bay, rather than the UK company.

    I spotted maybe 3 I'd spend money on.:clown:
     
  4. Matthew Attoe

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    bring on the "of the dead" films...
     
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    Great to see Road Games and The Man Who Fell To Earth oncoming.
    Pity no-one has had the forethought to release Kissed on dvd.
     

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