View Full Version : Before I seek these bootlegs...

01-09-2001, 06:25 PM
...anyone know if DVD or lasers are/will be available anytime soon.

Rabid Dogs (Bava. I've heard there is a region O rumored, but not sure)

The Baby of Macon (Greenaway. Banned mostly everywhere)

Death Weekend (Canadian from the '70's compared to Last House on the left...)

Any info appreciated!

DVD Zombie
01-09-2001, 06:59 PM
Bava's Rabid Dogs was available quite some time ago. It's out of print now, but you may be able to find a copy on ebay for 30-40 bucks. That's close to what I paid for mine in the store, so it's not too much of a price hike. I haven't heard anything about the other two flicks that you mentioned.


01-09-2001, 08:07 PM
Hey, Zombie lives! (As it were...)

Haven't seen your name in a while, man, welcome back!

01-09-2001, 09:24 PM
Indie, DEATH WEEKEND is not on DVD or LD, MGM owns that title. I do have the uncut copy on VHS.

DVD Connoisseur
01-09-2001, 09:44 PM
I've never seen The Baby of Macon but it was screened on Channel 4 in the UK as part of a Greenaway season about a year ago. I didn't know this film was banned in various countries but I know it raised controversy when it was released (but then that's Greenaway for you). Did the film receive a US release? In the UK it was an arthouse movie but I don't think it performed well at even this "limited" box office, unlike The Cook, The Thief...

01-10-2001, 12:37 AM
Originally posted by indiephantom:
...anyone know if DVD or lasers are/will be available anytime soon.

The Baby of Macon (Greenaway. Banned mostly everywhere)

Any info appreciated!

Baby of Macon

An optically censored Japanese laserdisc was/is available.

ALL THOSE LASERS...ALL THOSE DVD'S (http://www.dvdtracker.com/~laserdogg.asp)

The Chaostar
01-10-2001, 12:42 AM
Baby of Macon is Greenaway's best film in my humble opinion. A true masterpiece!