> The Being John Malkovich example is a marketing scam to entice people
> DVD. It started with The Matrix as I recall. In six months, the VHS
> will nose-dive.
Actually, it has long been common practice to price tapes higher upon
release. It has nothing to do with DVD's, but has to do with profit
personally feel that getting a better product for a cheaper price is not
scam, but just moving with the times.