This is a nearly flawless film, and one of my all-time favorites. But you may want to wait before buying it on DVD. Let me explain ...
This DVD has NO extras. It is simply a bare-bones, non-anamorphic release, and one that is only marginally better than the laserdisc or VHS in picture and sound quality. Before you run out to buy this disc, you should know that MGM is currently working on a special edition DVD of this film, with anamorphic widescreen for release NEXT year. That means if you are a fan of the film, as I am, you are going to have to buy it again next year to get the better DVD.
Why would MGM release it now as a bare-bones disc at all, you ask? MONEY. They… Read more