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Your most valuable DVD's!!?

Discussion in 'Movie Forum' started by PrinceOfEgypt, Feb 14, 2004.

  1. PrinceOfEgypt

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    That's right!!! What are your most valuable DVD's and how much did you pay for them...

    I think this will be a very interesting topic to get started!!!
     
  2. miniman

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    alien head set. Ho Ho Ho
     
  3. Hawklord

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    I don't usually pay over the odds for my dvd collection often waiting till titles appear in the bargain bins. The most I've spent is on the collectors editions of both tlotr titles(around £35).
    The most valuable titles in my collection are not necessarily the most valued though as some of the most classic films can be picked up for very little money these days:)
     
  4. PrinceOfEgypt

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    I would have to say mine would be Tarzan Collector's Edition!
    Along with with perhaps Halloween 2 Disc R1, and the very limited edition Anchor Bay Army Of Darkness!!!
     
  5. Indiana Jones

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    Mine has to be Red Dwarf Series 1 DVD, it is signed by the 4 Main Cast Members :D

    Second would be my copy of Star Wars Episode 1 because Ray Park (Darth Maul) has signed Disc 1 in Gold Pen.
     
  6. PrinceOfEgypt

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    Very nice indeed!!!
     
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    Well the main ones are disney

    Jungle Book
    Little Mermaid
    Beauty and the Beast ce
    Tarzan ce (i have a few of these to resell a little later)
    Lady and the tramp
    Snow White Ce
    Amicus Coffin(Havent bothered opening it yet)

    I have more Disney films, but still buy them now
    and then Tin sets then (BOB)

    then the rest are expensive, but that is what they gonna cost you now.
     
  8. bowenjones

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    :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:
     
  9. Dean

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    Got a lot of collector's/special editions...
     
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    Dragons Forever, autographed by both Sammo Hung and Jackie Chan.
     
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    mines would be

    GODFATHER box set @ 22.99 from dvd.co.uk
    LOTR : FOTR Extended @ 14.99 from cd-wow
    LOTR : TTT Extended @ 17.99 from dvd.co.uk
     
  12. dvdmike

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    cant beat laser disc for value tho my nice £108 natural born killers box set now on dvd for 6.99 lol
     
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    Yes my laserdisc 9 disc box set of the oringinal star wars trilogy cost more than a small house, well £169 and weighs more than a mini metro.
     
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    I have a few deleted discs which seem to be worth money now (well, on ebay at least!).
    Killer-Criterion-cost about £25. Genuine copies on ebay seem to be going for over £100, crazy.
    Hard Boiled-Criterion
    Spinal Tap-Criterion
    Little Shop of Horror (recalled version with alternate ending)
    I have a copy Of Dead and Buried signed by Robert Englund (I would imagine it's worth much though)
    Wouldn't think of parting with them though.
    Don't even get me started about laserdiscs. The amount of money I spent on them.:mad:
     
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    Mine would be my Spanish Twin Peaks series 1 and 2 boxset, for which I paid £95.
     
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    Mines would be £40 for OOP Robocop Criterion Collection
     
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    I reckon for most times watched the James Bond boxed set is the most expensive (£135) but best value for money (£6.50) per dvd I own. Hours of good old yarns!!
     
  18. PrinceOfEgypt

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    Cant argue with BOND!!!
    I have the robocop Criterion too...
    Laserdiscs...oh boy, what a waste!!!
    and could dvd go the way of laserdiscs with release of blu ray discs!!!??
     
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    Definitely Alien Head set (although I won't know the final price until customs have had their chunk)
     
  20. cruncher75

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    mine has to be a jim carrey signed copy of me myself and irene and £25 for titanic when it first came out what a mug
     
  21. Ajax

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    Hello

    I have the original Laserdisc version of Texas Cahinsaw Massacre signed by Gunnar Hansen (Leatherface) and the last release of the original versions of the Star Wars trilogy on Laserdisc signed by Dave Prowse (Darth Vader).

    Ajax.
     
  22. Lex

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    The ones I have paid most for are my seven Walt Disney Treasures DVDs and my Korean Dances with Wolves

    I also have quite a few others around the £50/60 mark...
     
  23. Drunken Master

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    I've got:

    Armageddon - Jap DTS OOP
    Dogville LE - Seen that go on eBay for over £90
    Dances with Wolves DTS - Japanese leather cover
    Hero Japanese LE - DVD enterprise are selling it for £80
    Y Tu Mama Tambien - Charolasta Edition from Mexico - Sold on ebay for $150
     
  24. Ed Selley

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    What price an R1 fight club signed by Pitt, Norton and Bonham Carter? Girlfriend won it some time ago. Love the film and the signatures are a nice addition. Also have a copy of Wild Things signed by Denise Richards. Every DVD itself however is ordinary stuff.
     
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    Hi the dvds im most proud to own own
    Black mask fully uncut taiwanese version(oop) paid£20
    History of beavis n buthead (recalled version) paid £40
    Robocop criterion paid £20
    akira tin paid £20
    Hellraiser 1+2 tin paid £30.

    on another note i do have a reservoir dogs mr brown still sealed but knowone wants to buy it,so im thinking everyone has this and maybe one of the other colours is actually rarer.
     
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    That is indeed rare - I didn't think Season 2 had ever been released on DVD?

    Standard Season One Box Set (Episodes 1 - 7) - available now.

    Standard Season Two Box 1 set to release on September 9th 2004:
    Contains the first half of Season 2 (Episodes 8-18)
    No Extras
    4 Disc Set

    Standard Season Two Box 2 set to release on October 7th 2004:
    Contains the second half of Season 2 (Episodes 19-29)
    No Extras
    4 Disc Set

    Deluxe Full Season Two set to release on October 14th 2004:
    Contains the all Episodes for Season 2 (Episodes 8-29)
    8 Disc Set
    Bonus 9th Disc with Extras TBA
     
  27. TarPot

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    There's a few of the spanish Twin Peaks box sets on ebay for about the £60 mark.
     
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    I have a signed copy of T3 which I won in a competition. Signed by Arnie himself. Also have a signed copy of Christy Malry's Own Double Entry (director Phil Tippett) and also own Killer: CC.

    Sam
     
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    Jason and the Argonauts region 1 signature edition ironically enough actually signed by Ray Harryhausen ( first dvd he'd ever seen , sighed as he realised he'd have to upgade his laserdisc collection)

    Akira tin ?

    I did have that Queen disc that only shipped with the first panasonic players but swapped it for another disc ( think it goes for about £80 on ebay these days)
     
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    Hard Boiled - Criterion £35
    Repo Man Tin - Anchor Bay £30

    Probably my 2 most expensive individual films.
     

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