Re: Front Row Entertainment

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Wed, 11 Sep 2002 08:49:48 -0700 (PDT)

It would appear from the multitude of suppliers that the film is PD
which I find surprising
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Jessica Rosner
Kino International
333 W 39th St. 503
NY NY 10018
jrosner@kino.com

> From: "Brian Whiteley" <brian@facets.org> > Reply-To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2002 07:22:05 -0700 (PDT) > To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu> > Subject: RE: Front Row Entertainment > > Facets currently lists the version of this title from Belle & Blade > (#DV62396, $29.95 list), but there are numerous suppliers: > > Front Row Entertainment, $6.99 list, releases 9/01 > VCI, $9.99, letterbox (2.35:1), released 8/02 > > Also, Troma (!) is releasing a widescreen edition in November for $19.99. > Despite some of its content, Troma's titles tend to be of decent quality. I > don't know if this DVD will be letterboxed or anamorphic widescreen. > > Front Row is a budget supplier, so its quality may be questionable. Also, > the VCI version is proper aspect ratio. > > Brian D. Whiteley > Facets Video Sales Executive > brian@facets.org <mailto:brian@facets.org> > **************************************************************************** > ************ > Facets Multi-Media Inc. > 1517 W Fullerton Avenue > Chicago, IL 60614 > Sales: 800-331-6197 > General: 773-281-9075 > Fax: 773-281-5437 > **************************************************************************** > ************ > Visit the FACETS web site to search for titles, directors, genres and more! > The entire FACETS collection of over 50,000 titles on VHS & DVD is on-line > at www.facets.org <http://www.facets.org> . > **************************************************************************** > ************ > FACETS FIRST: a weekly e-mail update of our newest VHS & DVD acquisitions is > a free service. To subscribe, send your request to webmaster@facets.org > <mailto:webmaster@facets.org> . > > > > > -----Original Message----- > From: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > [mailto:videolib@library.berkeley.edu]On Behalf Of Eileen Karsten > Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2002 7:40 AM > To: Multiple recipients of list > Subject: Re: Front Row Entertainment > > > No disrespect meant to Kino. I know that you are a fine company and produce > a > really good product. Unfortunately, your company does not handle the titles > I have > been burned on. Of late I have been running into studio films being > released on > DVD > by companies unknown to me. Until we open the package and play the DVD, > there > is no way to judge the product. Also, these DVDs are distributed by > reputable > stores and jobbers. Currently, I am trying to find a good version of Zulu > on DVD. > > Eileen Karsten > Head of Technical Services > Lake Forest College > karsten@lfc.edu > > > -----Original Message----- > From: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > [mailto:videolib@library.berkeley.edu]On Behalf Of Eileen Karsten > Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2002 7:40 AM > To: Multiple recipients of list > Subject: Re: Front Row Entertainment > > > No disrespect meant to Kino. I know that you are a fine company and produce > a > really good product. Unfortunately, your company does not handle the titles > I have > been burned on. Of late I have been running into studio films being > released on > DVD > by companies unknown to me. Until we open the package and play the DVD, > there > is no way to judge the product. Also, these DVDs are distributed by > reputable > stores and jobbers. Currently, I am trying to find a good version of Zulu > on DVD. > > Eileen Karsten > Head of Technical Services > Lake Forest College > karsten@lfc.edu > >