DVD

Dante’s Peak

January 1, 1998 // 0 Comments

"Dante’s Peak" is Universal’s first Collector’s Edition DVD, with more of them appearing in the coming months. To be honest, I can’t wait to see them, because what Universal supplies as bonus material on this DVD goes way beyond what [...]

What Dreams May Come

January 1, 1998 // 0 Comments

Polygram’s release of “What Dreams May Come” contains an interesting trick. Go to the disc’s “Special Features” submenu from the main menu, click the arrow up key until the menu title is highlighted. If you press “Enter” now, you will get [...]

Billy’s Hollywood Screen Kiss

January 1, 1998 // 0 Comments

Once again, Trimark Home Video have hidden trailers on one of their releases. This time you can find trailers to their releases “Slam” and “Chinese Box” on the disc of “Billy’s Hollywood Screen Kiss”. Simply go to the disc’s main menu, and [...]

Video Essentials

January 1, 1998 // 0 Comments

The “Video Essentials” disc is known for its high quality content, stressing and checking every bit of your video and audio setup. We just came across another feature however, that let’s you see if your player is working correctly. If you press the [...]

Antz

January 1, 1998 // 0 Comments

On the Signature Selection release of “Antz” from Dreamworks Home Video you can find a fully animated credit screen. Go to the “Special Features” section from the main menu and you will see a Dreamworks logo hinted in one of the grass leaves on [...]

U.S. Marshals

January 1, 1998 // 0 Comments

There are two trailers hidden in Warner Home Video’s release of “U.S. Marshals”. They are attached to the documentary on the disc, so just keep it running and soon after the documentary is over you will be able to watch trailers to “Cahill” and [...]

The Fifth Element

December 17, 1997 // 0 Comments

Boasting a $90 million budget, "The Fifth Element" is the most ambitious French movie production to date. The money was well spent. What starts out feeling like a remake of "The Mummy" quickly turns out to be one of the most colorful [...]

Contact

December 10, 1997 // 0 Comments

As of this writing – January 1998 – "Contact" has to be considered the most impressive DVD release to date. It is the first title that actually caused massive shortages on retail level when it sold out on the first weekend of its [...]

The Heroic Trio

December 1, 1997 // 0 Comments

Tired of those big budget Hollywood movies that rely more on heavy-duty special and computer-generated effects than overall content and actual acting? Try this one. "The Heroic Trio" is a perfect example of how modern Hong Kong cinema can easily [...]

Unforgiven

November 24, 1997 // 0 Comments

If you have wondered if the Wild West was really as glorious as the old movies have made you believe, then "Unforgiven" is one movie you must see. This award-winning movie created by the multi-talented Clint Eastwood – he acts as the [...]
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