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Old December 25 2012, 11:01 PM   #1
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New Futurama on DVD?

Does anyone know if the Comedy Central seasons of Futurama will be coming in dvd format and when? Thanks.
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Old December 26 2012, 01:10 AM   #2
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Re: New Futurama on DVD?

I refuse to answer this question because you're just lazy. Look it up on wikipedia, amazon or google.
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Old December 26 2012, 03:15 AM   #3
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I refuse to answer this question because you're just lazy. Look it up on wikipedia, amazon or google.


The are never coming out. In an odd twist the TV show wasn't canceled, but they canceled the dvds of the seasons.
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Old December 26 2012, 03:34 AM   #4
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Re: New Futurama on DVD?

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I refuse to answer this question because you're just lazy. Look it up on wikipedia, amazon or google.


The are never coming out. In an odd twist the TV show wasn't canceled, but they canceled the dvds of the seasons.
That's what that empty space on my DVD shelf is......was
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Old December 26 2012, 04:32 AM   #5
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Re: New Futurama on DVD?

I just ordered volume 7, which just came out, so...
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Old December 26 2012, 04:33 AM   #6
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Does anyone know if the Comedy Central seasons of Futurama will be coming in dvd format and when? Thanks.
Every single episode made so far has already been released on DVD.

So go buy them.

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Old December 26 2012, 04:36 AM   #7
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Re: New Futurama on DVD?

I know the general idea behind remastering for blu-ray (using original film prints). But can the original Futurama episodes be "remastered"?
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Old December 26 2012, 08:08 AM   #8
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I know the general idea behind remastering for blu-ray (using original film prints). But can the original Futurama episodes be "remastered"?

No.

Was the original run even in widescreen? I think it's fullscreen, that would be the biggest problem. They aren't going to go back and redraw the sides.

What I don't get is why two of the movies are on blu-ray and two are not. You would think all of them would or all of them wouldn't be.
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Old December 26 2012, 09:11 AM   #9
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Was the original run even in widescreen?
No, but how is that a problem? HD is about resolution not aspect ratio.
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Old December 26 2012, 09:27 AM   #10
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Re: New Futurama on DVD?

I like raisins.
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Old December 26 2012, 01:34 PM   #11
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Re: New Futurama on DVD?

Futurama was already filmed in ultra-omni HD which is so high res that it looks low res because your eyes can't handle it.
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Old December 26 2012, 02:21 PM   #12
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Futurama was already filmed in ultra-omni HD which is so high res that it looks low res because your eyes can't handle it.
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Old December 26 2012, 02:45 PM   #13
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I like raisins.
As I read that, my playlist is playing "Heard it Through the Grapevine."

Cosmic!
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Old December 26 2012, 11:06 PM   #14
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Was the original run even in widescreen?
No, but how is that a problem? HD is about resolution not aspect ratio.
I know if I watch the original DVD's stretched to fit my widescreen, obviously it's stretched out, but it looks good. No pixelation.

But there's not going to be any extra "width" to the scenes the way some other live stuff might have if it was cropped to be 4:3.

What is films natural aspect ration anyway?
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Old December 26 2012, 11:21 PM   #15
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Was the original run even in widescreen?
No, but how is that a problem? HD is about resolution not aspect ratio.
I don't think they will release a blu-ray of a show in full screen.
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