Best Blu-ray Deals

Black Friday Week is Live, $3.99 Blu-ray Movies »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Rain Man (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
Person of Interest: The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
$14.99
 
X-Men: Days of Future Past (Blu-ray)
$9.99
 
Lone Survivor (Blu-ray)
$7.99
 
X-Men: First Class (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Season 7 (Blu-ray)
$57.99
12 min ago
You Only Live Twice (Blu-ray)
$3.99
4 hrs ago
The Avengers (Blu-ray)
$9.99
 
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Season 1 (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
Son of Batman (Blu-ray)
$8.00
5 hrs ago
A Good Day to Die Hard (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
The Princess Bride (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 

Go Back   Blu-ray Forum > Movies > Blu-ray Movies - North America

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-10-2006, 01:25 AM   #1
Chris Beveridge Chris Beveridge is offline
Moderator
 
Chris Beveridge's Avatar
 
Sep 2006
Hudson, MA
3
Send a message via ICQ to Chris Beveridge Send a message via AIM to Chris Beveridge Send a message via MSN to Chris Beveridge Send a message via Yahoo to Chris Beveridge Send a message via Skype™ to Chris Beveridge
Default Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence Review

http://www.animeondvd.com/reviews2/d...views/5787.php

Released By: Buena Vista Home Entertainment Japan
MSRP: 7,800
Running time: 100 minutes
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1 Widescreen
Resolution: 1080p
Encoded With: MPEG-2
Release Date: 12/06/2006
Review Date: 12/09/2006
Date Announced: 08/29/2006
Region: A - N. America, S. America, East Asia
Reviewed By: Chris Beveridge

Quote:
In Summary:
A visual and technical masterpiece that will certainly show off just how far anime has come since its predecessor, Ghost in the Shell: Innocence unfortunately is a very formulaic story that's so highly infused with religious and philosophical discourses that they seemingly forgot to put in dialogue for much of the plot. While the US DVD release was probably one of the best looking anime releases out for that format, the film reaches a whole new level here. Its animation style and approach is quite different from that of Brave Story that we saw recently but this one again shows that anime can look amazing here. Buena Vista Japan did a solid job with the presentation of this film and has provided materials from a multi-disc DVD edition on a single dual-layered disc that is quite simply the reference version of this film.
  Reply With Quote
Old 12-10-2006, 02:12 AM   #2
hyperdine hyperdine is offline
Senior Member
 
hyperdine's Avatar
 
Sep 2006
Default

Awesome! I just wish it wasn't $70 bucks. Not sure I can wait for a domestic release though. Who knows when that'll happen
"We found that, at this point, Blu-ray is worth the shelf space, and HD DVD is not." - Matthew Smith, Blockbuster SVP Merchandising
  Reply With Quote
Old 01-01-2007, 08:17 PM   #3
Ascended_Saiyan Ascended_Saiyan is offline
Blu-ray Samurai
 
Ascended_Saiyan's Avatar
 
Sep 2006
Atlanta, Georgia
608
1
Default

Just got my copy in today! It is amazing! Innocence is worth every bit of $78 (S&H included). I would pay $100 for this if I had to!
My Blu-ray/DVD Collection
PS3 Games: 34 + 20 PSN games
Sony PS3 60/160GB and 40GB
Sony KDSR70XBR2 HDTV
Sony STRDA5200ES 1080p Upconverting A/V Receiver
  Reply With Quote
Reply
Go Back   Blu-ray Forum > Movies > Blu-ray Movies - North America

Similar Threads
thread Forum Thread Starter Replies Last Post
Ghost in the Shell Innocence United Kingdom and Ireland AnimeOnBlu 63 10-14-2014 06:34 PM
Ghost in the Shell: Innocence Asia AnimeOnBlu 22 06-11-2011 05:55 PM
Ghost in the Shell: Innocence Australia AnimeOnBlu 5 11-29-2009 08:49 PM
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence Blu-ray Review Anime Michael.Schinke 0 01-29-2009 11:34 PM


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 09:29 PM.