Saturday, October 10

Grab Anchor Bay's Happy Birthday to Me Early and Cheap


Based on reports from others and buying the disc myself this morning, Wal Mart is featuring Anchor Bay's re-release of J. Lee Thompson's 1981 Happy Birthday to Me in their Halloween DVD line-up right now for the nice price of only five bucks. This disc re-instates the original score missing and replaced with new music from the Sony disc (with terrible cover art) a few years back. Nice anamorphic transfer, but I never bought the Sony edition so I can't directly compare the picture quality between the two. The only extra is the film's theatrical trailer.
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4 comments:

J. Astro said...

This is a great heads-up, thanks, man.

Starmummy said...

Damn! That's awesome! I was planning on picking it up for full price on Tuesday.

BTW, I saw this a long time ago but didn't realize J. Lee Thompson directed it. I've watched a shitload of his Bronson flicks over the past year.

Starmummy said...

Went to Wal Mart this morning but they didn't have it. :(

Starmummy said...

Found a copy at a different Wal Mart. Yay. Now I can stop leaving you annoying comments.

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