6th February 2008
The cover for the DVD version of the recent
BBC adaptation of
Oliver Twist has been released. Here it is...
The press releases for the
Primeval - Series 2 and
Primeval - Series 1 & 2 box sets have been added to Incoming.
They're both more expensive than originally thought, and both will be
released a couple of weeks later than expected (on March 17th).
4th February 2008
of Metrodome's forthcoming DVD of Lucasfilm's
Howard The Duck are now available.
Metrodome is claiming that the film is
"uncut", with a running time of 105'52". The 1986 theatrical release and
the subsequent 1987 VHS release were both cut for a PG rating - the VHS
version was certificated at 105'24"). The BBFC has given the DVD a 12
The film is presented in 1.85:1 format,
with anamorphic enhancement. The audio is Dolby Digital stereo 2.0 (at
The disc itself is a DVD-5. The transfer
has an average bit-rate of 4.75Mb/s. The disc is coded for Region 2
The German disc has a promotional
featurette, which is missing from Metrodome's disc, but the film only has
mono audio. The UK disc has a theatrical trailer for Howard The Duck,
(and one promoting their
Super Mario Brothers DVD).
Menu screens and a selection of screen
grabs from the disc can be found
Last week's Zeta Minor News
can be viewed here.
Previous Zeta Minor News entries can viewed