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Movie: Star Wars: The Clone Wars gets a Blu-ray release date

I never saw the animated Star Wars: The Clone Wars in the cinemas. The movie have now got a US release date. Blu-ray and DVD version will be out on November 8, 2008. SRP is $34.99 and you can probably pre-order it soon.

Thehdroom.com have listed the bonus content of the Blu-ray version:

  • Blu-ray Exclusive: A Creative Conversation video commentary with director Dave Filoni, Producer Catherine Winder, Writer Henry Gilroy and Editor Jason W.A. Tucker
  • The Clone Wars: The Untold Stories – Preview stories, vehicles, planets and battles of season one of the Clone Wars TV series
  • The Voices of The Clone Wars: Meet the voiceover actors and see them perform their craft (HD)
  • Gallery of Concept and Production Art (HD)
  • Webdocs: Six making-of featurettes, as seen on StarWars.com (HD)
  • Deleted Scenes: Cargo Bay, Platform Droid Fight, Rancor Pit and Through the Tanks
  • The New Score: Kevin Kiner leads a 90-piece orchestra to create the unique sound of The Clone Wars movie and series. (HD)
  • Theatrical and videogame trailers (HD)
  • Digital copy

Amazon.co.uk Top Ten in DVD/Blu-ray/HD DVD sales

Here is the Top Ten list of DVD, Blu-ray and HD DVD movies sold on Amazon.co.uk as of Sunday, September 14, 2008.

Top 10 DVD

  1. Mamma Mia! (pre-order, November 24)
  2. Sex and the City: The Movie (pre-order, September 22)
  3. The Wire : Complete HBO Season 1
  4. Sex and the City: The Movie – 2 Disc Edition (pre-order, September 22)
  5. The Tudors: Complete BBC Series 1
  6. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2 Disc Edition) (pre-order, November 10)
  7. WALL-E (2 Disc Special Edition with Slinky, Exclusive to Amazon.co.uk) (pre-order, November 24)
  8. The Wire: Complete HBO Season 2
  9. P.S. I Love You
  10. No Country For Old Men

Top 10 Blu-ray

  1. Transformers
  2. Mamma Mia! (pre-order, November 24)
  3. WALL-E (pre-order, November 24)
  4. Iron Man (pre-order, October 27)
  5. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (pre-order, November 10)
  6. Planet Earth: Complete BBC Series
  7. Sex and the City: The Movie (pre-order, September 22)
  8. Cloverfield
  9. Dark City
  10. No Country For Old Men

Top 10 HD DVD

  1. Star Trek : The Original Series – Season 1 Digitally Remastered (DVD On One Side & HD On The Other)
  2. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  3. 300
  4. Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban
  5. Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire
  6. Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone
  7. Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets
  8. Blade Runner: The Final Cut
  9. Blood Diamond
  10. Letters From Iwo Jima

Amazon.com Top sellers in DVD/Blu-ray/HD DVD

Here is the top selling DVD, Blu-ray and HD DVD movies on Amazon.com as of Sunday, September 14th, 2008.

Top 10 DVD

  1. Sex and the City – The Movie (Special Edition) (pre-order, September 23)
  2. Very Special Christmas Special (pre-order, November 18)
  3. Grey’s Anatomy: The Complete Fourth Season (Expanded)
  4. Iron Man (Ultimate 2-Disc Edition) [Blu-ray] (pre-order, September 30)
  5. The Office: Season Four
  6. Iron Man (Two-Disc Special Collectors’ Edition) (pre-order, September 30)
  7. Heroes: Season 2
  8. Smallville – The Complete Seventh Season
  9. Transformers (Two-Disc Special Edition) [Blu-ray]
  10. Wall-E (Widescreen Single-Disc Edition) (pre-order, November 18)

Top 10 Blu-ray

  1. Iron Man (Ultimate 2-Disc Edition) (pre-order, September 30)
  2. Transformers (Two-Disc Special Edition)
  3. Kill Bill – Volumes 1 & 2
  4. The Forbidden Kingdom
  5. The Godfather – The Coppola Restoration Giftset (The Godfather / The Godfather Part II / The Godfather Part III)
  6. Speed Racer (pre-order, September 16)
  7. Patton
  8. Batman Begins
  9. Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
  10. How the West Was Won (Special Edition)

Top 10 HD DVD

  1. Planet Earth – The Complete BBC Series
  2. I Am Legend (Combo HD DVD and Standard DVD)
  3. Batman Begins
  4. Harry Potter Years 1-5 Limited Edition Gift Set
  5. Casablanca
  6. Transformers (Two-Disc Special Edition)
  7. Terminator 3 – Rise of the Machines
  8. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
  9. The Big Lebowski
  10. The Complete Matrix Trilogy (The Matrix/ The Matrix Reloaded/ The Matrix Revolutions)

Cheap Blu-ray titles at Amazon.com

Amazon.com now have some Blu-ray titles at a cheaper price, or maybe it’s permanent. I don’t know. But at around $14 you can’t go wrong buying some of them. And for non US residents as myself, some of the movies are region free (I haven’t checked them all).

Here is the titles you can choose from:

  • Eraser
  • The Gauntlet
  • Every Which Way But Loose
  • 300
  • Under Siege 2 – Dark Territory
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • The Aviator
  • The Shining
  • Pan’s Labyrinth
  • Shoot ‘Em Up
  • Troy – The Director’s Cut
  • The Road Warrior
  • Enter the Dragon
  • Bullitt
  • Swordfish
  • Alexander, Revisited – The Final Cut
  • Led Zeppelin – The Song Remains the Same
  • The Fugitive
  • Wyatt Earp
  • The Omega Man
  • Space Cowboys
  • March of the Penguins
  • Ocean’s Thirteen
  • Beerfest (Unrated)
  • House of Wax
  • Out for Justice
  • The Invasion
  • Scooby-Doo
  • 16 Blocks
  • Sublime (Unrated)
  • Return to House on Haunted Hill (Unrated)
  • Firewall