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Initial post: Oct 1, 2008 6:27:14 PM PDT
So, the regular DVD Omen Collection is 6 discs and contains 5 movies, one of them being the 2-disc original Omen special edition. It costs $23. The Blu-ray version has 4 discs, only 4 movies, and no special features that I can see, and costs $90. Seems really equitable. How exactly do they expect this format to succeed?

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 14, 2008 12:36:17 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Oct 16, 2008 2:17:18 PM PDT
Jake says:
It does have quite a few special features, to be fair. But yeah. It's not Blu-ray's fault so much as Fox/MGM--their prices are not exactly competitive with other studios' Blu-ray releases.

Oh yeah: And why bother including the remake in this set? It was already released on BD and I'm sure anyone who was at all interested already has it; leaving it out surely would have kept the price down. (I'm guessing they, uh, had a lot of copies left over and knew a good way to capitalize when they saw it.)

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 22, 2009 12:46:27 PM PST
compsciguy says:
Tell me about it! They could have at least included part four in the blu ray version, but nooooo! And the price is so scary! Bad economy, and blu ray is still shelling out ridiculous prices! Stick to DVD!

Posted on Oct 24, 2009 11:30:50 AM PDT
A.N. says:
Remember when VHS were $20-25 each? and then dvd.....well now its a new format. I have seen plenty of blurays for $10-15, has nothing to do with bluray, its the companys who put out the movies. Just because bluray looks like a dvd doesn't mean it is one. Its like saying buy old video cds instead of dvds because they're cheaper.

Posted on Feb 11, 2010 5:49:29 PM PST
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In reply to an earlier post on Apr 24, 2010 2:03:06 AM PDT
SDK says:
I found the blu ray set at Amoeba in Hollywood - new but marked down to only $27.99 on account of the cardboard cover was crushed. I found it to be a steal. I now have four empty blu ray cases just waiting for some wicked custom cover art if anyone knows of anything like that out there.

Posted on Nov 9, 2012 3:33:17 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 9, 2012 3:35:41 PM PST
B. Ackerman says:
SDK just look for custom covers online for the Omen collection I'm sure somebody has done one for it already.
http://www.dvd-covers.org/art/Blu_Ray_Covers/Movie_Blu-Ray_Custom_Covers/The_Omen_Collection_BluRay.jpg.html
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