Issue #18 • ships 10th May • UK £3.25 / US $5.99 REVIEWS

Ultimate DVD #18: Special Features

Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
• The wonderful Michelle Yeoh on stunts, surgery and speaking a whole new language in Ang Lee's much acclaimed martial arts classic. You'll believe a woman can fly… Plus full R2 disc review!

McG talks to the Angels

Charlie's Angels
• An Ultimate DVD exclusive! Director McG gives the low-down on the DVD release, tells us about unused Deleted Scenes (Drew naked!) plus a preview of Charlie's Angels 2!

Pitch Black's Vin Diesel

Pitch Black
• The fantastic futuristic shocker set on an alien desert planet comes to Region 2 at last. Director David Twohy takes us into this dark, dark world to tell us about the ordeals of shooting in Mad Max III's footsteps

R2 review in issue

Sylvester Stallone as RockyStallone on Rocky
• As a new Rocky Special Edition and Rocky Anthology set come out fighting, we talk to Sylvester Stallone about contributing to the discs and revisiting Rocky 25 years on

Space: 1999
• The cast and crew of this fondly-remembered Seventies sci-fi series recall the outer space exploits of the crew of Moonbase Alpha, who now launch onto DVD!

1-star disc Play Movie 5-star disc
A huge range of reviews - read them here first!
Region 1 Movie Reviews Region 2 Movie, TV, Music Reviews

13 new reviews including…

74 new reviews including:

  • Ghost
  • Tigerland
  • 102 Dalmatians
  • Bamboozled
  • Bounce
  • Dune mini-series
  • The Legend of Bagger Vance
  • Men of Honor
  • The Mummy: Ultimate Edition
  • Crouching Tiger...
  • Stir of Echoes
  • Big Momma's House
  • Bring It On
  • Deception
  • The Elephant Man
  • The Ninth Gate
  • The Omen Trilogy
  • Patton
  • Pitch Black
  • The Rocky Anthology
  • Tora! Tora! Tora!
  • Universal Soldier

More TV (Region 2):

Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season Two, Space: 1999 Volumes 1-3, Stingray Box Set

Plus music from Westlife, Madonna and The Spice Girls

Note: Region 1 discs are intended for North America Note: Region 2 discs are intended for Europe, Middle East, South Africa, and Japan

• Our very own special tech pages with reviews of the Cyber Home 212 and 515 plus a round-up of some home cinema essentials coming onto the market

The Ultimate DVD Guide
• 500 top titles currently on Region 2, listed and graded for your perusal


• Our regular look at the changing DVD scene including: Paramount goes rental window, Buena Vista replace their flippers and more Hong Kong action.

• A comprehensive DVD diary of forthcoming releases for Regions 1 and 2

More fantastic prizes to be won. In this issue your chance to win a DVD player plus copies of Space Cowboys, Duets and Red Planet, The Omen Trilogy Box Set or Star Trek V!

Note: competitions can now be entered by post, phone or e-mail. See magazine for details

Plus your Letters

• Also there's your chance to Ask the Anorak about those nagging DVD queries, while Hugh Grant and Cameron Diaz tell us about their DVDs in Spotlight on Hollywood

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20th Century Fox, Columbia Tristar, MGM Home Entertainment, Universal, Warner, Visual Imagination

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