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question about night of the living dead 1968 - 12/9/2010 1:24:55 PM   
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which is the best version/copy to get on dvd?
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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 12/9/2010 2:17:53 PM   
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I'm a big fan of the film, so it pains me to say that I don't consider any of the existing releases as "good". None are especially any better than adequate, so I'd recommend going for the cheapest one you can find. I have the Trilogy of the Dead boxset version, and a standalone release, as the TotD boxset version is the anniversary cut that featured new footage shot in the 90's. That version offers the best transfer, but the new footage is rubbish.

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 12/9/2010 6:45:03 PM   
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DO NOT buy the Special Edition DVD released by Contender. It's cut. I have the uncut version released by Cinema Club, which comes with a documentary called Reflections of the Living Dead.

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 13/9/2010 11:59:35 AM   
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The film itself is out of copyright due to a cock up in registering it, and can be downloaded from here:

http://www.archive.org/details/Night.Of.The.Living.Dead_1080p

There are a number of file types available, including those ready to be burned onto a DVD.

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 13/9/2010 3:54:06 PM   
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what about texas chainsaw , is the 3 disc steelbook the best version?

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 13/9/2010 8:32:23 PM   
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I have this version from the US. Good picture quality, decent extras and approved by Romero.

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 13/9/2010 9:47:51 PM   
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what about texas chainsaw , is the 3 disc steelbook the best version?


Definitely! That's a great package.

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 25/10/2010 6:31:13 PM   
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quote:

ORIGINAL: paul.mccluskey

DO NOT buy the Special Edition DVD released by Contender. It's cut. I have the uncut version released by Cinema Club, which comes with a documentary called Reflections of the Living Dead.


noted about cinema club which i now have favourited :D
but what about this version?
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Night-Living-Dead-Duane-Jones/dp/B000R342PY/ref=sr_1_26?ie=UTF8&qid=1288027846&sr=8-26

released in 2007

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 25/10/2010 6:43:22 PM   
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Stick with the Cinema Club release dude .

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 28/11/2012 12:53:19 AM   
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Hmmm...could someone tell me the best version of this on Blu Ray? There's like 10 versions (DVD) on Amazon!

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RE: question about night of the living dead 1968 - 5/12/2012 3:54:06 AM   
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