Issue #21 • ships 8th Aug • UK £3.25 / US $5.99 REVIEWS

Ultimate DVD #21: Special Features

Kate Hudson: Famous!
• The sultry star of Almost Famous takes us back to 1973 with Cameron Crowe's winning auto-biographical movie about a young rock and roll journalist, who meets a devoted groupie on the road. As she says, "The movie is not about a rock and roll band: that's the backdrop..."

Coyote Ugly

Coyote Ugly
• Meet the beauties as leading actors Piper Perabo and Adam Garcia talk about singing, playing guitar, bringing their movie to DVD and what exactly Coyote Ugly means!
PLUS: Full R2 disc review!

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Superman: Special Edition
• Full story behind the SE DVD, as director Richard Donner, writer Tom Manciewicz and stars Sarah Douglas and Christopher Reeve discuss how the legend lives on - on disc

The Good, The Bad and The Lovely
• They're pretty evil, but we love them all the same. Ultimate DVD explores the bad guys who still win our affection, from Butch and Sundance and Jack Foley right through to The Blues Brothers

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

20 new reviews including...

65 new reviews including:

  • The Mexican
  • American Pie: The Ultimate Edition
  • Dracula 2000
  • The Gift
  • Halloween: Extended Edition
  • Die Hard: The Ultimate Collection
  • Thirteen Days
  • Unbreakable
  • You Can Count
    on Me
  • Hannibal
  • Finding Forrester
  • Cecil B Demented
  • Coyote Ugly
  • Bamboozled
  • Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure
  • Pay It Forward
  • The Princess Bride
  • Scary Movie
  • Shanghai Noon
  • There's Only One Jimmy Grimble
  • Traffic
  • True Lies
  • Way of The Gun
  • What Women Want

Plus music from Moby and The Bee Gees

More TV (Region 2):

The Saint Volume 4, Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) Volume 4, Doctor Who: The Movie, Friends Season Seven

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 previews of home cinema essentials coming onto the market

The Ultimate DVD Guide
• Listings for hundreds of titles currently available on Region 2, in conjunction with our friends at HMV. Includes Top 10 recommendations by genre


• Our regular look at the changing DVD scene including Lara Croft on DVD, the Snow White line-up, a spectacular French Connection and problems with Terminator 2

• Your Letters. Why not drop us a disc-related line now?

• Also there's the chance to Ask the Anorak about those nagging DVD queries. This month: Arnie cuts, what's happened to DVD-18 and a Sexy Beast problem

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