This Week in Blu-ray: Bond Edition, James Bond Edition

Giz Pick of the Week » 10/21/08 10:00am 10/21/08 10:00am: From Russia With Love Along with a new Collector's Edition of Casino Royale by Sony, MGM has released a slew of classic Bond films in standalone singles or value packs. Dr. No included one of the dullest documentary featurettes we've ever seen, but taking a quick tour through From Russia with…

This Week in Blu-ray: Sleeping Beauty of Death Edition

Giz Pick of the Week: Sleeping Beauty » 10/07/08 10:00am 10/07/08 10:00am Yes, Blu-ray is a high definition gimmick to make you repurchase old movies. But in the case of , Disney claims that the original 70mm print has never been viewed with less image cropping than on BD—even in theaters. Presented in super wide 2.55:1, if the image alone isn't enough…

This Week in Blu-ray: The Godfather Collection Edition

Giz pick of the week » 9/23/08 4:30pm 9/23/08 4:30pm: The Godfather Collection Some of you may already have the trilogy on DVD (or even VHS), but a year was spent remastering the Godfather movies frame by frame for this Blu-ray release under the strict watch of Coppola himself. The new collection goes for about $80, but features all sorts of new…

This Week in Blu-ray: Pirates of the Hulk Racers Edition

Giz Pick of the Week » 9/16/08 9:45am 9/16/08 9:45am: uhh... We're actually not sure which movie to endorse this week. Speed Racer was viewed at a drive-in, where it was tough to make much of its probably gorgeous visual effects. Pirates of the Caribbean is hitting in a $83 3-movie pack...which doesn't seem like any kind of special deal. And Ang…

This Week In Blu-ray: Kill the Baby Mama Edition

Giz pick of the week: » 9/09/08 10:20am 9/09/08 10:20am Baby Mama Oh sure, Kill Bill volumes 1 and 2 and are out, as are Rudy and Jerry Maguire, and there's nothing special on the $35 Blu-ray edition that's not the the DVD of Baby Mama (other than hi def). But roughly half of the Gizmodo staff has a crush on Tina Fey (with the other contingent…

This Week In Blu-ray: Every Which Way But Loose Bolts Edition

Giz pick of the week: » 9/02/08 6:00pm 9/02/08 6:00pm Transformers (Two Disc Special Edition) It was the thorn in Blu-ray's side. Transformers, otherwise known as the '80s cartoon manifestation of geekdom, was HD DVD only. Well luckily for Blu-ray owners, HD DVD died a violent death and they got their Megatron fix after all. While this two-disc set…