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Ultimate DVD #25 • ships Dec 12 • UK £3.99/US $7.99
Reviews include American Pie 2

The Matrix Revisited
• A new experience in DVD - a disc devoted to looking behind the scenes of a blockbuster film. We've got a full review - plus a probing insight into what to expect in the forthcoming sequels The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions

Evolution's cast, including David Duchovny and Julianne MooreEvolution
• After Ghostbusters, Ivan Reitman goes alien-busting in this comedy adventure about a rapidly evolving alien organism. The director talks about his career and forthcoming DVDs…

Eggs Eggs EggsUltimate Guide to Easter Eggs
• They're the little treats we love to hunt down - hidden away within DVD menus... Discover how to find them, plus check out our Top 10 chart of Eggs that mustn't be missed

Star Trek TMP: Kirk and Spock in rehearsalStar Trek: The Motion Picture
• The Director's Edition - re-edited, re-dubbed, new effects footage - transforms the first Trek film. Director Robert Wise tells Ultimate DVD how Paramount bought into fixing an imperfect movie…
Plus we round up the cast's memories, 22 years on

The SuperBit Collection
The people from Columbia Tristar reveal their plans for these highest possible quality releases

1-star disc Play Movie 5-star disc
A huge range of reviews - read them here first!

Dual Region Reviews (The Global Picture)
New discs available in both Regions 1 and 2 including:

  • The Dirty Harry Collection
  • The Outlaw Josey Wales

Region 1 Reviews
A wealth of new reviews - over 30 titles, including...

  • American Pie 2
  • America's Sweethearts
  • Apocalypse Now Redux
  • The Fast and the Furious
  • Jeepers Creepers
  • Little Women
  • Mad Max: Special Edition
  • Now Voyager
  • Osmosis Jones
  • The Princess Diaries
  • Planet of the Apes: TV series
  • Willow

Region 2 Reviews
Almost 100 new discs including:

  • Along Came a Spider
  • Blow
  • Cats and Dogs
  • The Dish
  • Dude, Where's My Car?
  • Ghost
  • Gone With the Wind
  • Josie and the Pussycats
  • Kiss the Girls
  • The Lord of the Rings (animated)
  • On the Waterfront
  • Three Colours Trilogy
  • Withnail and I
  • TV includes:
  • Angel Season One
  • Cold Feet Season Three
  • Space: 1999 Season Two

Apologies for the reduced content available this month.
We are working to bring you more online content in 2002 across Thank you for your patience

Plus: Featurettes

Thirteen years on, Star Warwick Davis recalls this George Lucas epic - and tells us about the Deleted Scenes that didn't make it to disc…

Ginger Snaps
Director John Fawcett talks about the DVD release of his hugely successful werewolf thriller

The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy
Don't panic! Hitch Hikers is coming out and disc, and we meet up with star Simon Jones to check if he knows where his towel is…

The Blue Planet
No sinking feelings here: the amazing film documentary series makes for a must-have DVD, and we've got producer Andy Byatt to tell us the five-year story of its journey to the screen…

• Our regular look at the DVD scene: The line-up for Star Trek: The Next Generation, Atlantis and Kiss of the Dragon

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

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Warner, Paramount Films, Dreamworks / Columbia Tristar, Visual Imagination

All other contents © Visual Imagination Ltd 2001.
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