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domino harvey
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Re: Twilight Time

#3151 Post by domino harvey » Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:42 pm

Less than 60 copies of Dragonwyck left, and it's on sale for $15 til Friday afternoon (if it lasts that long)

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Re: Twilight Time

#3152 Post by Feego » Sun Sep 02, 2018 1:34 pm

dwk wrote:
Sat Aug 25, 2018 10:12 am
November's title have been announced at the HTF
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA (1972)
I just noticed that Antony and Cleopatra was previously released on DVD by Warner Bros. Does this mark the first release of a WB film by Twilight Time, or have the rights changed hands?

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Re: Twilight Time

#3153 Post by okcmaxk » Sun Sep 02, 2018 1:38 pm

Feego wrote:
Sun Sep 02, 2018 1:34 pm
dwk wrote:
Sat Aug 25, 2018 10:12 am
November's title have been announced at the HTF
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA (1972)
I just noticed that Antony and Cleopatra was previously released on DVD by Warner Bros. Does this mark the first release of a WB film by Twilight Time, or have the rights changed hands?
They released Heaven & Earth, which is owned by WB, but only at the insistence of Oliver Stone IIRC. I don’t think they have an ongoing deal.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3154 Post by domino harvey » Sun Sep 02, 2018 1:39 pm

Charlton Heston's estate actually controls the rights, which were licensed to Warners and expired

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Re: Twilight Time

#3155 Post by domino harvey » Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:24 pm


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Re: Twilight Time

#3156 Post by mistakaninja » Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:34 am

The Demy and Quine have been discounted surprisingly quickly. I've been holding off in the hope of Indicator releases that will only be announced once I've succumbed to importing, and the accompanying ransom note I'll receive from the GPO to eventually free the discs into my possession, so I might as well jump onto that causality mobius strip now.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3157 Post by KJones77 » Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:21 pm

Very concerning news regarding The Iron Horse with larger implications about the Fox/Disney deal and its impact on boutique labels.

A message from Twilight Time posted by a user on blu-ray.com:
wrote:Just a heads-up we have decided to postpone for the time being our upcoming blu-ray release of John Ford's classic, THE IRON HORSE (1924). We face an uncertain future with the pending sale of Fox to Disney, regarding whether or not restoration work will continue or cease on the Fox catalogue, but we figured that just on the off-chance more work might be done on this title, we'll put our decision off for a while.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3158 Post by pointless » Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:46 pm

Sword of Sherwood Forest (Terence Fisher, 1960)

Release Date: October 16th, 2018.
Pre-order date: Wednesday, October 3rd at 4 pm EST.

Special Features:
  • Isolated Music & Effects Track
    Original Theatrical Trailer
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Booklet art:
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Re: Twilight Time

#3159 Post by domino harvey » Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:58 pm

KJones77 wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:21 pm
Very concerning news regarding The Iron Horse with larger implications about the Fox/Disney deal and its impact on boutique labels.

A message from Twilight Time posted by a user on blu-ray.com:
wrote:Just a heads-up we have decided to postpone for the time being our upcoming blu-ray release of John Ford's classic, THE IRON HORSE (1924). We face an uncertain future with the pending sale of Fox to Disney, regarding whether or not restoration work will continue or cease on the Fox catalogue, but we figured that just on the off-chance more work might be done on this title, we'll put our decision off for a while.
I'm not a lawyer, but since when do valid contracts get voided by something like this? Wouldn't any existent deal stand?

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Re: Twilight Time

#3160 Post by nitin » Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:08 am

The license still exists, they have just decided to wait to see if it will be restored (it seems as if Disney may have indicated that funds may not be allocated to restorations, or perhaps a decrease in restoration funding).
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Re: Twilight Time

#3161 Post by tenia » Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:49 am

A HD master already exists. It's certainly isnt brand new but it's suitable for a BD release. It has actually been released in France already a few years ago on BD. I'm thus not sure what TT is doing. If they have planned to release it already, surely, they know what is available or if they had to wait for new restoration work ?

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Re: Twilight Time

#3162 Post by nitin » Fri Sep 21, 2018 5:06 am

They are not canceling though, just taking a wait and see we approach in case it does get restored?

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Re: Twilight Time

#3163 Post by tenia » Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:15 am

It does look like it.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3164 Post by jedgeco » Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:14 am

"[W]e figured that just on the off-chance more work might be done on this title, we'll put our decision off for a while" seems like (marginally) good news, no?

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Re: Twilight Time

#3165 Post by pointless » Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:44 pm

The Adventures of Hajji Baba (Don Weis, 1954)

Release Date: October 16th, 2018.
Pre-order date: Wednesday, October 3rd at 4 pm EST.

Special Features:
  • Isolated Music & Effects Track
    Original Theatrical Trailer
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Booklet art:
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Re: Twilight Time

#3166 Post by pointless » Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:47 pm

Black Widow (Nunnally Johnson, 1954)

Release Date: October 16th, 2018.
Pre-order date: Wednesday, October 3rd at 4 pm EST.

Special Features:
  • Isolated Music Track
    Audio Commentary with Film Historian Alan K. Rode
    Ginger Rogers at 20th Century Fox
    Gene Tierney: Final Curtain for a Noir Icon
    Original Theatrical Trailer
    New 4K Transfer
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Booklet art:
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Re: Twilight Time

#3167 Post by pointless » Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:50 pm

Short Night of Glass Dolls (Aldo Lado, 1971)

Release Date: October 16th, 2018.
Pre-order date: Wednesday, October 3rd at 4 pm EST.

Special Features:
  • Isolated Music Track
    Audio Commentary with Film Historians David del Valle and Matteo Molinari
    English and Italian Language Trailers
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Booklet art:
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Re: Twilight Time

#3168 Post by What A Disgrace » Sun Sep 23, 2018 9:18 pm

I was really hoping Short Night would be a barebones release so I wouldn't feel tempted to buy it again.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3169 Post by dwk » Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:54 am

December's titles were announced over at the Home Theater Forum:
X, Y AND ZEE (aka ZEE & CO, 1972)
SATAN NEVER SLEEPS (1962)
A MAN CALLED PETER (1955)
ANNE OF THE THOUSAND DAYS (1969)

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Re: Twilight Time

#3170 Post by AfterTheRain » Sun Sep 30, 2018 12:27 am

Just in case you were wondering, yes, Twilight Time does have a deal in place with Universal, but it's short-term with a handful of titles coming.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3171 Post by dwk » Wed Oct 03, 2018 6:41 pm

The remaining copies of Scream and Scream Again have been marked down to $9.95 at both Twilight Time's site and SAE.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3172 Post by KJones77 » Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:37 pm

October 17th - A SPECIAL TWILIGHT TIME SALE! 15 TITLES FOR $15 EACH! Sale begins Wednesday, October 17th at 4pm Eastern and the sale ends Wednesday, October 31st at 4pm Eastern. Orders must be placed during the sale period to obtain the sale pricing. No past, currently pending or future orders will qualify.

THUNDERBOLT AND LIGHTFOOT
CHATO’S LAND
THE PANIC IN NEEDLE PARK
EYE OF THE NEEDLE
RUNAWAY TRAIN
KISS OF DEATH
THE FORTUNE COOKIE
BENEATH THE TWELVE MILE REEF
CAPTAIN FROM CASTILE
WILD BILL
MY COUSIN RACHEL
THE INCIDENT
DON’T BOTHER TO KNOCK
AUTO FOCUS
THE BIRTH OF A NATION
Another 15 for $15 sale.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3173 Post by pointless » Wed Oct 17, 2018 11:51 pm

Anthony and Cleopatra (Charlton Heston, 1972)

Release Date: November 20th, 2018.
Pre-order date: Wednesday, November 7th at 4 pm EST

Special Features:
  • Isolated Music Track (with optional Overture and Exit Music)
    Audio Commentary with Film Historians Eddy Friedfeld, Lee Pfeiffer, and Paul Scrabo
    The Making of Antony and Cleopatra with Filmmaker Fraser C. Heston
    Original Theatrical Trailer
Image Image

Booklet art:
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Re: Twilight Time

#3174 Post by FrauBlucher » Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:18 am

If there is one thing I could say about the covers is that they are consistent.

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Re: Twilight Time

#3175 Post by tenia » Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:39 am

I don't think this one is particularly bad. It just looks like whatever a studio would slap together.

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