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Ultimate DVD #28 • ships Mar 14 • UK £3.99/US $7.99
New DVD Reviews include K-PAX

Star Trek: The Next Generation
• DVD laser on stun! Paramount unleash the entire first season of this landmark sci-fi series in one stunning box set. We've got an advance review with an in-depth look at the extras, plus an exclusive journey through the show's beginnings in the cast's own words...

Reese Witherspoon in Legally BlondeLegally Blonde
• First-time director Robert Luketic reveals how he brought the clueless Elle Woods to DVD, in this hilarious comedy starring the hitherto underrated Reese Witherspoon

Coverdisc• Free coverdisc! Available in Region 2 only, with our Star Trek cover. With the help of 20th Century Fox, Ultimate DVD presents its first free disc - our own magazine show dedicated to DVD, presented by assistant editor Grant Kempster...

• We take an extensive look at current and forth-coming R2 releases including The French Connection, Tigerland, M*A*S*H, The X-Files Season 4, with trailers for Angel Season 2 and The Simpsons Season 2. Absolutely unmissable!

Kevin Spacey in K-PAXK–PAX
• Oscar-winner Kevin Spacey chats to Ultimate DVD about his role as a man in a mental institution who insists he is... well, quite Outer Space-y. Meanwhile director Iain Softley takes us behind the camera...
• Plus an exclusive review of the Region 1 disc

Colin Farrell in TigerlandTigerland
• What: you missed it at the movies? With the help of director Joel Schumacher and star Colin Farrell our new Second Chances feature reveals why this R2 DVD mustn't be missed

The Musketeer
• Peter Hyams gives the classic story a post-millennial twist, mixing swashbuckling with Crouching Tiger-like stunts. The director and stunt arranger tell us how…

DVD Essentials
• The first in a regular series with the inside story of classic discs you have to own: this month, we look deeply at Cimino's 1978 Vietnam film The Deer Hunter

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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:

  • Evil Dead: Book of the Dead
  • Ocean's Eleven
  • Peter Pan: Special Edition
  • The Replacement Killers: Special Edition
  • The Usual Suspects: Special Edition

Region 1 Reviews
A wealth of new reviews - around 40 titles, including...

  • Bandits
  • Bull Durham: S.E.
  • Donnie Darko
  • Don't Say a Word
  • K–PAX
  • The Larry Sanders Show Season 1
  • The Last Castle
  • The Musketeer
  • O
  • The One
  • Taps
  • Venomous

Region 2 Reviews
Dozens of new discs including:

  • Ally McBeal Seas. 4
  • An Affair to Remember
  • America's Sweethearts
  • The Bible
  • Boys Don't Cry
  • The Dead Zone
  • The Deer Hunter
  • Friends Season 8
  • Greenfingers
  • The Hole
  • Legend
  • Legally Blonde
  • Tigerland
  • When Brendan Met Trudy
  • Walking With Beasts
  • The Wicker Man
  • The West Wing

We are working to bring you more online content in 2002 across Keep checking back for progress!

Plus all these extras...

Jet Li
• The Hong Kong action star on his fantasy spectacular The One

Lucy Liu
Ally McBeal's Ling on why people cross the road when they see her

Sir John Mills
• One of Britain's finest actors recalls some career highlights - now on DVD

• Director Edgar Wright discusses the sitcom's Season Two disc

... and our regulars:

• Our regular look at the DVD scene:
The Harry Potter news! X-Files goes widescreen, back to Back to the Future, plus The Others, Black Knight and Behind Enemy Lines

Spotlight on Hollywood
• James Woods and Anne Heche give us the secret story on their discs

Hardware (Region 2 editions only)
• The latest players reviewed in depth, plus an essential look at what's to come - including the news on recordable DVD!

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

Pictures taken from this issue are copyright:
Paramount , 20th Century Fox, MGM, Universal, Visual Imagination

All other contents © Visual Imagination Ltd 2002.
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