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Old 12-03-2007, 09:36 PM   #1
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Was at my local Woolworth's store today and to my amazement saw this, now i know what is going on with paramount and co but the average joe dosen't!

Someone is going to be upset when they take this to the counter??

Found this funny actually...haven't corrected them in store yet
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:38 PM   #2
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Fake BD's? WTF?

Wooly's should know better...
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:38 PM   #3
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so what's inside is it a regular DVD or a HDDUD?
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:39 PM   #4
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Looks like this is in england. Paramount is distrubuted by someone else over there is that right?
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:39 PM   #5
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Fake BD's? WTF?

Wooly's should know better...
Either that or somebody put returns in a BD case (which I doubt...)
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nothing they where just empty cases with hd dvd sleeve scanned and put round it!! but wouldn't you be pissed too see that and then end up with a hd dud
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:40 PM   #7
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Was at my local Woolworth's store today and to my amazement saw this, now i know what is going on with paramount and co but the average joe dosen't!

Someone is going to be upset when they take this to the counter??

Found this funny actually...haven't corrected them in store yet
I'll take one. Can you pick up a copy for me?
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:42 PM   #8
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Wait a second. Where did that come from?
It isn't a BD so why is there a BD box? Is it empty?

Maybe it is a foreign release I don't know about. It does have and not $ on the sign.
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:44 PM   #9
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was just an empty case with the hd dvd sleeve scanned and put in it!

but this sort of things can out people off as its misleading

thought i would share with you all
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Oi!! I would go to them right now and tell them about this mistake, we don't want more upset people cause HD DVD can't keep their $h!+ together.
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:52 PM   #11
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I bet it has LOSSLESS audio, .
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i'm still a little

so someone bought a bunch of bd cases, scanned the sleeves from the hd dvd and then put them on the shelves???? i'm guessing they don't have wrap on them, otherwaise how do you know they are empty?
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Oi!! I would go to them right now and tell them about this mistake, we don't want more upset people cause HD DVD can't keep their $h!+ together.
don't worry i'm going tomorrow...the queue was too long too stand in at lunch so i'm going to do it then...speak the manager i will
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i'm still a little

so someone bought a bunch of bd cases, scanned the sleeves from the hd dvd and then put them on the shelves???? i'm guessing they don't have wrap on them, otherwaise how do you know they are empty?
this sounds like the store did this then.
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Why are there empty boxes on the shelves? Is it a policy of the store or something? And why can't they put them in the right box either?

Must say it looks nicer in the blu box though
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i'm still a little

so someone bought a bunch of bd cases, scanned the sleeves from the hd dvd and then put them on the shelves???? i'm guessing they don't have wrap on them, otherwaise how do you know they are empty?
i picked it up and had a look...they did it with the oceans 13 cases as well but that was on both formats so didn't see it as a problem
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i picked it up and had a look...they did it with the oceans 13 cases as well but that was on both formats so didn't see it as a problem
how about shrek 3 cases? i see the dvd shrek 3 in the pic
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how about shrek 3 cases? i see the dvd shrek 3 in the pic
nah they didn't have any there
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I think anyone who knows anything about blu would do a double take if they saw that on the shelf. Keep us posted as to what they say when you go back.
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I think anyone who knows anything about blu would do a double take if they saw that on the shelf. Keep us posted as to what they say when you go back.
shall do
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