Barnes & Noble 50% Off Criterion Collection Titles Sale Now Live !

Discussion in 'Coupons, Discounts & Sales' started by Myke, Jun 28, 2019.

  1. Myke

    Myke Rock Geezer Thread Starter

    Ends August 4th.

    I grabbed :

    Do The Right Thing
    A Face In The Crowd

    Enjoy !
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  2. hutlock

    hutlock Forever Breathing

    Cleveland, OH, USA
    Oh man and I just got paid! Thanks Myke! Gonna see if that Criterion Edition of Wedding Crashers is stocked yet!
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  3. Myke

    Myke Rock Geezer Thread Starter

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  4. Myke

    Myke Rock Geezer Thread Starter

    And my in stock choice is already shipping.
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  5. mBen989

    mBen989 Forum Resident

    Scranton, PA
    I bought Andrei Rublev, The Color of Pomegranates, Police Story/Police Story 2 and Vampyr and my dad bought
    War and Peace. All of these were BluRay.
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  6. jdlaw

    jdlaw Forum Resident

    Thanks for the heads up! I'd been waiting for the next 50% sale in order to pick this up:


    Fun movie, hideous cover! :laugh:
  7. Spitfire

    Spitfire Senior Member

    Pacific Northwest
    I picked this one up too as well as War and Peace
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    GLUDFSSR Senior Member

    Los Angeles, CA
    I picked up:
    The In-Laws
    Princess Bride

    Might order - Breakfast Club, Virgin Suicides, The Rose.
  9. I was tempted to pick that up but ended up getting a few of the Kurosawa Blu-Ray titles (Hidden Fortress, Rashomon and Throne of Blood) which finished my budget. Oh and Fiend Without A Face on DVD. And of course now that I bought that title on DVD they will inevitably announce it coming out on Blu-Ray.
  10. Myke

    Myke Rock Geezer Thread Starter

    Ordered on Friday, watching on Monday. I :hugs:being so close to Louisville, KY, when they use anything but Media Mail. First Class in this case.
  11. Edgard Varese

    Edgard Varese Royale with Cheese

    Te Wai Pounamu
    I finally broke down and got Gimme Shelter and Monterey Pop.
  12. There's also an Arrow Video sale going on at the moment. More online than in stores, but still 50% off.
  13. rjraphael

    rjraphael Forum Resident

    Palmdale, CA, USA
    And coupons are allowed for 50% off Arrows, unlike the Criterions.
  14. Myke

    Myke Rock Geezer Thread Starter

    Even though I own a few, I never realized Arrows list for $40.00 ?
    At first, I thought the FM listing was a mistake, but no. And $19.99 is the best price before tax, and shipping. Wow.
    I'm personally passing, having spent nearly $100.00 for my DVD copy, many years ago. Yes, it's still fine, no rot, watched it again recently.

    Anyway, I guess Arrow sees itself on the same level as Criterion, hence the pricing.
  15. beatlesfan68

    beatlesfan68 Forum Resident

    Detroit, MI USA
    Blue Velvet
    The Silence of the Lambs
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  16. statcat

    statcat Forum Resident

    New Jersey
    anyone know if the monterey pop blu ray includes the bonus stuff like Moby Grape and the Grateful Dead or was that some other special edition? That's all I really want to see.
  17. Jimijam

    Jimijam Forum Resident

    Orange County CA
    Picked up the Blu-ray edition with all of the discounts haven’t watched it yet but the booklet mentions both bands are included in the film.
    If you can get that additional 10% off as a member it’s a pretty good price
  18. statcat

    statcat Forum Resident

    New Jersey
    I can't get the 10% membership discount to work. Is it banned from this sale?
  19. puffyrock2

    puffyrock2 Forum Resident

    Worked for me in the store today. Criterion blurays ended up being 18 bucks each.
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  20. statcat

    statcat Forum Resident

    New Jersey
    yep found out the 10% membership discount only works in the store and not online.
  21. Dave Garrett

    Dave Garrett Forum Resident

    Houston, TX
    Arrow is, at minimum, on the same level as Criterion, IMO. But I rarely find the pricing for their titles in the US to be palatable. For titles that they release in both the US and the UK, you will almost always find the UK version to be the better deal, whether it's through Amazon UK or through the sales Arrow offers semi-regularly through its own site.

    The caveat is that you have to pay attention to which titles are region-locked, if that's important to you. Since I've been multi-region capable for many years, I ignore the presence or absence of region coding and just look for whoever has the best deal on Arrow titles I'm interested in at the moment.
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  22. Gene Parmesan

    Gene Parmesan Forum Resident

    PA, USA
    I picked up
    Blue Velvet (Criterion)
    Blood Rage (Arrow) - the best Thanksgiving horror film of all time.
  23. bug2362

    bug2362 Forum Resident

    Seattle, WA
    I went to my local B&N here in West Seattle to get a couple blu-rays and they have
    Closed! Not surprised....a sign of the times I guess
  24. lightbulb

    lightbulb Not the Brightest of the Bunch

    Smogville CA USA
    “Roar! Starting today, all Criterion Blu-rays and DVDs are 50% off at Barnes & Noble, both online and in stores!”
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