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The story of an 18-year-old marine recruit named Private Joker - from his carnage-and-machismo boot camp to his climactic involvement in the heavy fighting in Hue during the 1968 Tet Offensive.
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I know I'm late to this party but the film was actually filmed in widescreen but Kubrick mandated it be shown on home video/laser disc/dvd in full screen. The box set that was released 10/23/07 is the first time a home viewer can see it in the original wide-screen format.
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Nov 23, 2007 by Heybub1 | See all 5 posts
I've been wondering the same thing. I've come tot he conclusion that the second disc is the film's soundtrack (or OST). I saw it in one of the descriptions for one that is being sold.
I'm definitely buying this from one of the used sellers (even though I own the regular edition already) that... Read More
Oct 18, 2008 by John DeVito | See all 2 posts
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Uhhh, because it's NOT HD? Read the Format line again. HD DVD's actually say HD DVD, and contain a notice telling you that it may or may not also contain a format standard version on the disc.
Jun 21, 2007 by Mertado | See all 2 posts
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I have the original Release of "The Kubrick Collection" on DVD, the only version approved by Kubrick himself. Kubrick did NOT like widescreen format, preferring the old TV format of 1.39:1. Clockwork Orange was filmed in the 1.85:1 format, but was cropped by Kubrick to 1.69:1 for VHS... Read More
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