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How can we still have fall premieres left? After the onslaught of the last two weeks it seems there's still a few to go, as old standbys like House join fresh faces like American Horror Story and Penn & Teller Tell a Lie on the premiere list. It's also a big week for Blu-ray discs, as seen ab...

October 3rd 2011 at 5:48pm 0 Comments
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Warner has officially revealed the launch date and pricing for refreshed editions of the epic Planet Earth series on Blu-ray and DVD. There are two versions planned, the Limited Collector's Edition pictured above with the globe packaging, and a Special Edition in more every day trim. The MSRP f...

July 8th 2011 at 6:25pm 0 Comments
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If you're planning on buying into a new HD set and/or a Blu-ray player this holiday season, the BBC is packaging up a six-disc Blu-ray set that you'll want to check out. "The BBC Earth Collection" combines the "Planet Earth: The Complete Series" and "Earth: The Biography" like so much peanut butter...

November 13th 2008 at 1:25pm 0 Comments
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Sure now we get live HD from the ISS like it's nothing, but much of the last half century of space exploration has never been seen by most in anything other than grainy analog broadcasts. That'll change in June once When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions debuts on Discovery Channel, drawing from mor...

May 9th 2008 at 6:12am 0 Comments
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The enduring popularity of "Planet Earth" is compelling enough to its backers to convince them to go back to the well. The Discovery Channel and BBC's Natural History Unit are teaming up again to cover the poles of the Earth in "Frozen Planet." HD content captured from the Arctic and Antarctic? Sign...

April 13th 2008 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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Not like this comes as any surprise whatsoever, but the latest to jump on the HD DVD fire sale wagon is Discovery Channel. As of now, the firm is offering up its famed Planet Earth, Sunrise Earth and Discovery Atlas titles with massive discounts attached (some flicks are as low as $9.99), but alas,...

March 11th 2008 at 4:11pm 0 Comments
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We already knew that New Line Cinema (owned by Time Warner, which also owns Engadget's parent companies) and HBO Home Video would be following Warner into the land of the Blu, but it seems as if BBC Video (which also distributes through Warner) has yet to make a decision of its own. According to TV...

January 16th 2008 at 2:21pm 0 Comments
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A rather outspoken PS3 critic has given ten reasons as to why he recently changed his mind on hating the PS3 to loving it dearly. Interesting, because the top 10 reasons are eerily similar to why we fell in love with the PS3 in the first place and hence, why we became PS3 Fanboys. Only the "graphics...

June 13th 2007 at 5:30pm 0 Comments