Rejoice Godizlla Vs Biollante fans, Miramax films closed it's doors

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  1. WWMEGATRON

    WWMEGATRON Well-Known Member

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    Miramax films closed it's doors

    If you wanted to see Godzilla Vs Biollante free from Miramax, you wish has been granted!! On January 28 2010, Miramax finally closed it's doors for good after Disney decided not to renew it's contract & They will put their catalog of films for auction soon!!

    Links Disney Closes Miramax | /Film

    Now if you a Godzilla vs Biollante & other Asian film fans this is good news, whom had seen this films either uncut or withheld by the Weinsteins(Fmr. owners of Miramax).

    But still is sad for some people who lost their jobs!!
     
  2. Matrixbeast

    Matrixbeast Here comes a thought

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    Awesome. And I love how they got the "no cuts" message across.
     
  3. Primeconvoy1

    Primeconvoy1 Cybertronian Broker

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    I would love to see ClassicMedia pick up the distribution rights on Godzilla vs.Biollante. They have done a real good job with DVD releases for some of the Godzilla movies.

    G vs. B is way overdue for DVD release here! Whichever studio gets the rights, I hope they don't sit on it like Miramax.
     
  4. Bumblethumper

    Bumblethumper old misery guts

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    Doesn't seem right to celebrate the liquidation of a company. And one that has produced some great films in their history.

    I'd love to know how that worked... wouldn't it be simpler to just not buy the film rights in the first place?
     
  5. Dream

    Dream SEND THE BOOKS!

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    I have the movie on vhs, but would kill for a dvd release.
     
  6. WWMEGATRON

    WWMEGATRON Well-Known Member

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    Disney keep giving them a check, EVEN when Miramax knew they weren't going distribute it in the first place for fear it would flop on VHS or DVDs!!
     
  7. Harbinger

    Harbinger ecnayonnA

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    i finally might be able to finish my Godzilla movie collection now!
     
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    Godzilla vs Biollante has always been my favorite kaiju film, if this means we can actually get a legit release of it all the better.
     
  9. cleazer

    cleazer Lost in the lights

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    yeah, I've got it on vhs too


    too bad one single uniform dvd collection with every single movie will probably never happen
     
  10. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    this! hate to see miramax go but i want Godzilla vs Biolante on dvd
     
  11. Murasame

    Murasame CHIMICHANGAS

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    They still sell VHS? :lol 
    Haven't seen a VHS in 12 years...
     
  12. Takara_destron

    Takara_destron Mainly lurking these days

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    I didnt like the film, but Im very happy about this. Its the only G film I dont own in some shape or form.
     
  13. McBradders

    McBradders James Franco Club! Moderator

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    The big news here is that Miramax has been closed and they've been behind some of the best stuff Hollywood has put out in the last two decades.

    :( 
     
  14. Boardwise

    Boardwise There are no strings on me Super Mod

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    I agree. Sad to see Miramax go.
    Don't really care for films of someone in a rubber suit.
     
  15. McBradders

    McBradders James Franco Club! Moderator

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    Disney still do Power Rangers... problem solved.
     
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    Wow. Miramax is something I never thought would go out of business.
     
  17. OmegaScourge

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    not really anymore...as the final "new" PR ended. Now all we got is remastered Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.



    But Disney does own Marvel now...and there's a lot of characters in rubber/spandex/etc suits.
     
  18. McBradders

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    I know, right? And instead of a decent thread we get this crappy thing instead.

    No justice in this world. None at all.
     
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    Definitely surprised to hear Miramax is shutting down. Couldn't care less about the Godzilla films or whatever else is going on here.
     
  20. WWMEGATRON

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    With some movies, not all!!
     

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