Movies you want to see released on Blu-Ray

Discussion in 'TV & Media' started by CaptainCanada, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. CaptainCanada

    CaptainCanada Admiral Admiral

    Mar 4, 2004
    Charlottetown, PEI, Canada
    Disney has just announced that Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and Mulan will all be released on Blu-ray in the new year.

    That got me thinking about what major Disney stuff is still not released in that format, and from there, what other movies in general (this year saw the long-awaited Lawrence of Arabia arrive, among others).

    My personal favourite movie is Kenneth Branagh's 1989 version of Henry V, which I have on DVD, but it seems like a good candidate for a Criterion release or something like that.
  2. RoJoHen

    RoJoHen Awesome Premium Member

    Apr 14, 2000
    QC, IL, USA
    I think they have already been announced by Disney, but I am really looking forward to Aladdin and The Little Mermaid on Blu-Ray. I'm trying to collect all the classic Disney movies in that format.
  3. Starbreaker

    Starbreaker Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Feb 19, 2001
    Birmingham, AL
    The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys. Seriously, it's time.
  4. Angel4576

    Angel4576 Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Apr 3, 2001
    United Kingdom

    This year finally saw all the Hitchcock movies released so I can put that one to bed. Next up, all the Classic Disney I can get my hands on.
  5. barnaclelapse

    barnaclelapse Commodore Commodore

    May 10, 2009
    Waverly, VA.
    I really want to scrape together a few bucks for the Blu-Ray of Citizen Kane one of these days.
  6. Kirkman1987

    Kirkman1987 Commodore Commodore

    Mar 3, 2008
    My videophile habits will surely be the death of me. I just laid out serious cash today for the Criterion Collection blu-rays of Stagecoach and Brazil. Well worth it but damn....

    I could go for more John Ford movies. The Quiet Man is coming out early next year, but I'd love to see She Wore a Yellow Ribbon. Speaking of Westerns, Shane hasn't been released yet. Surely that would be stunning in HD.
    Last edited: Dec 21, 2012
  7. Asbo Zaprudder

    Asbo Zaprudder Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jan 14, 2004
    Bulent's Cafe
    My wish list includes The Right Stuff, The Abyss, Princess Mononoke, and Spirited Away.

    The Maltese Falcon and The Treasure of the Sierra Madre are released next month in region B, and Citizen Kane is already out, but as I already have the DVDs, I'll wait for the price to drop. Otherwise, I think I have most everything that I really want and certainly much more than I need. I'll probably pick up Dredd but again I'll shop around for a good price. Looper and the new Total Recall look like rentals.
  8. Flying Spaghetti Monster

    Flying Spaghetti Monster Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jul 18, 2006
    Flying Spaghetti Western
    Simple answer:

    The Abyss, anamorphic.

    A crime that it hasn't been released by now.
  9. OmahaStar

    OmahaStar Disrespectful of his betters Admiral

    May 15, 2002
    Shock Treatment. It's finally out on DVD, and that's great. I want it on Blu-Ray, with at least as many bonus features as they put together for RHPS.
  10. Gaith

    Gaith Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 11, 2008
    San Francisco, CA
    I'm still waiting for Season Four of Early Edition to become available... dvd, blu, download, whatever! :p
  11. JarodRussell

    JarodRussell Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jul 2, 2009
    The Abyss
    Proper high quality transfers of the Star Trek films.
    The Director's Cut of TMP
    The Great Escape

    Only to name a few.
  12. Starscream2112

    Starscream2112 Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Dec 15, 2010
    [SIZE=3][FONT=Calibri]Although not a movie I would like to see all 3 season of Lost In Space released on Blu-Ray.[/FONT][/SIZE]
  13. J.T.B.

    J.T.B. Rear Admiral Premium Member

    Jun 14, 2005
    Original cut of Star Wars.
    Ride the High Country
    They Were Expendable
    The Right Stuff
    The Hidden Fortress
  14. Bob Morton

    Bob Morton Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Dec 27, 2010
    BC, Canada
    I'd love to see some of the old hard-hitting Noirs cleaned up for Blu.

    Out of the Past, Gun Crazy, Kiss Me Deadly, The Naked City.
  15. Starbreaker

    Starbreaker Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Feb 19, 2001
    Birmingham, AL
    I work at Amazon and I saw Kiss Me Deadly on Blu-ray. It's a Criterion release.

  16. Agent Richard07

    Agent Richard07 Admiral Admiral

    Jun 20, 2001
    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
    Bicentennial Man
    Finding Forrester
    Free Enterprise
    Little Buddha
    Medicine Man
    Solaris (2002)
    The Black Hole
    The 'Burbs
    The Lawnmower Man
    The Saint (1997)
    The Shadow
    The Wizard
    With Honors

    Christmas Movies
    Christmas with the Kranks
    Ernest Saves Christmas
  17. Ríu ríu chíu

    Ríu ríu chíu Fleet Admiral Admiral

    May 10, 2005
    Mr. Laser Beam is in the visitor's bullpen
    The IMAX movie about Mount Everest. (Specifically, the storm on May 8, 1996. The IMAX crewmembers even went up and assisted in the rescue efforts...)

    Also, the miniseries From the Earth to the Moon.
  18. Gaith

    Gaith Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 11, 2008
    San Francisco, CA
    ^ That reminds me...

  19. Starbreaker

    Starbreaker Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Feb 19, 2001
    Birmingham, AL
    I had forgotten Solaris wasn't on Blu-ray yet. That's one of the few DVDs I haven't upgraded. I guess I know why now.
  20. Mike Farley

    Mike Farley Commodore Commodore

    Mar 25, 2005
    Lost Vegas
    I thought I was the only person in the world that liked this movie.