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Blu-ray movie releases for the week of May 13

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Four last week and four more this week, there's just no stopping the Blu-rays. However, this week's releases are not too exciting. You'll probably be most interested in The Road Warrior. Let us know what you think of it if you pick up a copy.

US Blu-ray Movie Releases

  • Battle of the Bulge
  • The Fountain
  • The Road Warrior
  • Stomp the Yard

As always, availability is subject to manufacturer delivery.

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1. Aw, c'mon! The Fountain wasn't that bad at all...

Posted at 11:50PM on May 13th 2007 by Chas!

2. Meh, nothing great but at least it's expanding Blu-ray's catalog and increasing the gap of movies in favor of Blu-Ray from HD-DVD. However, next week will really count with major releases coming from both sides.

Posted at 12:02AM on May 14th 2007 by TheGuy

3. I've had my copy of road warrior since thursday or friday (direct from warner), and the fountain is in the mail from the sony style store. Not a bad week.

Posted at 12:56AM on May 14th 2007 by Eric

4. Why is it called "Road Warrior" and not "Mad Max"!?

Is it the proper version or the over-dubbed north-American version?

Posted at 3:20AM on May 14th 2007 by Steve Wells

5. "Not too exciting?" Wha?!? 'Road Warrior' and 'Fountain' are both cool movies... Certainly a better week than when 'Remote' or whatever that Adam Sandler film was hit blu-ray...

And I think you're confusing 'Mad Max' for 'Road Warrior,' Steve... They're two different movies - the first one, 'Mad Max,' is quickly retold in the first 1/4 of the higher-budget sequel 'The Road Warrior.' Sort of a 'Evil Dead/Evil Dead 2' relationship where the story is expanded upon with a higher budget for a larger audience. As for the third, "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome," well... let's just say I prefer the Tupac/Dr. Dre video that bites it more than the actual movie.

ps. The DVD for 'Mad Max' has both audio tracks on it, so you can choose to listen to the original Aussie one or the redubbed Amercian version... They'll likely do that again if 'Mad Max' ever makes it to Blu-ray.

Posted at 5:00AM on May 14th 2007 by ill trooper

6. 80% * Battle of the Bulge
49% * The Fountain
100% * The Road Warrior
24% * Stomp the Yard

Rottentomatoes critics scores

Posted at 6:46AM on May 14th 2007 by Colin

7. Road Warrior FTW! I will have to go snag it. In all it's old grany film glory.

- K

Posted at 12:04PM on May 14th 2007 by Kiteless

8. The Foutain will probably be one of the best looking Blu-Ray movies on the shelf. MAJOR eye candy. The story may be hard for some to follow, hence the distaste, but Arronofsky is one of the most underrated writers/directors. The Fountain is hands down amazing and in no way should be grouped with the likes of "mad max".

Posted at 12:46PM on May 14th 2007 by Otsego_Undead

9. I've heard it said that the worst selling HD-DVD and Blu-Ray discs sell about 300 copies, I'm guessing Stomp the Yard on Blu-Ray will set an all time low.

Posted at 5:15AM on May 15th 2007 by BlackBeltJones

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