I consider myself a collector, but I’m not an obsessive collector. I don’t feel the need to collect everything associated with something that I love. I’m a specific collector. For example, I love SteelBook packaging, but I don’t buy every movie that’s given a SteelBook Blu-ray release. If I love a movie, I’ll fork out the extra cash and go extra lengths just to get my hands on the best or most unique releases. I know that not everyone liked Zack Snyder’s ‘Man of Steel’ as much as I did (that’s an argument for another day), but anyone who collects in the same way that I do will share my frustration upon reading what WBShop did this week to buyers who preordered the Limited Collector’s Edition of that movie. Continue Reading
Do you remember how slow the last couple of weeks were for new Blu-rays, aside from a couple of big titles? That didn’t last long. November kicks off in a big way with a huge slate of new discs. Even if they don’t all appeal to you, surely you’ll find something that just begs you to open your wallet.
As we learned last week, a lot of our readers skip going to see new movies in the theater and just wait for their eventual release on Blu-ray a few months later. That being the case, do you make a point of buying new Blu-rays as soon as they come out, or do you wait for sales and bargain bins? Vote in our latest poll.