1. Hello Guest, this site uses cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. To read more about how we use them, please visit this page
    Dismiss Notice
  2. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect on May 25th 2018! Read more about how it impacts you
    Dismiss Notice

Saving Mr. Banks (Blu-ray SteelBook) (Zavvi Exclusive) [UK]

Discussion in 'Blu-ray SteelBook' started by snooloui, Aug 28, 2015.

  1. snooloui

    snooloui The 'Negative' Ninja
    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2012
    Messages:
    11,826
    Location:
    UK
    Ratings:
    +31,826
    Release date: November 9th, 2015
    Purchase link: Saving Mr. Banks (live)
    Price: £14.99

    11164120-1314321549477641.jpg

    11164120-1534321549416984.jpg
     
    #1 snooloui, Aug 28, 2015
    Last edited: Oct 4, 2015
    • Thanks Thanks x 14
    • Helpful Post Helpful Post x 1
  2. Ultron96

    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2014
    Messages:
    1,261
    Location:
    Kent, UK
    Ratings:
    +1,709
    So glad this film is getting a release... Looks pretty great too!!
     
    • Helpful Post Helpful Post x 1
  3. Marco86

    Marco86 The Naughty Dog
    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2013
    Messages:
    2,169
    Location:
    Germany
    Ratings:
    +2,759
    That artwork is the new definition of minimalism:vomit:
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 4
  4. Flloydo

    Flloydo Yo honey-dips, summertime, fine Jheri drippin'
    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 4, 2013
    Messages:
    15,480
    Location:
    UK
    Ratings:
    +17,997
    Not seen this yet and will add it to the collection later down the line when it goes into a price drop. Artwork is bad so I don't think this will sell out
     
  5. Noodles

    Super Moderator Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2011
    Messages:
    24,032
    Location:
    UK
    Ratings:
    +37,797
    Good film IMO, and another clean design for the steel... not great, but not bad. Been meaning to pick it up on Blu for a while, so will just wait for a price drop on this.
     
  6. mnementh

    mnementh Nutter Magnet
    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2013
    Messages:
    3,931
    Location:
    Theale, UK
    Ratings:
    +6,380
    I love the cover. Will definitely be getting
     
  7. Wreck

    Wreck That Guy
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2009
    Messages:
    28,952
    Location:
    USA
    Ratings:
    +45,130
    I would have rather had the back the front. Overall tho great title for Zavvi. Someone needed to believe in this!
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  8. Apollon

    Apollon #TheLaw
    Super Moderator Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2012
    Messages:
    22,343
    Location:
    Everywhere
    Ratings:
    +38,735
    I haven't seen the movie yet (only the trailer), I do like the minimalistic look though so hoping for a nice finish if I do end up deciding to get this.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  9. GeekSexy

    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2013
    Messages:
    340
    Location:
    Burbank, CA -USA
    Ratings:
    +221
    FINALLY! I've been waiting for this since day 1. I'd given up hope. This movie had me so happy for the announcement of the Mary Poppins Steel. This made my month!
     
  10. goufcustom

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2012
    Messages:
    4,231
    Location:
    Bangkok, Thailand
    Ratings:
    +3,185
    oh I love the film, terrific performances from both leading casts, especially Thompson.. :thumbs:

    I know what they're trying to do here but isn't that to much empty space? let alone that would it be white or bare silver-ish metal finish? so I'd just prefer the regular poster over this...

    saving_mr_banks.jpg
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 4
  11. Actarus

    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2014
    Messages:
    9,646
    Location:
    フリード
    Ratings:
    +12,466
    Wonderful Disney movie once again, Saw This Twice and enjoyed it very much. The story behind how Marry Poppins got to be on the Big Screen is just a wonderful treat.

    I agree @goufcustom they are trying to be clever by showing just the shadow part, it was passing until I saw Back Artwork. The Design is not well balanced and I agree full Poster should be used. I have the US Amaray and If I remember correctly it is this Artwork Poster with the usual textured Border on the slipcover. I think to leave it as it is, it is missing something. I love my Amaray Slipcover.

    It is well Deserving of a Steel treatment indeed, I just wish they would have put more thoughts behind the design as it is way too minimalistic IMO, but I might just get weak and get it anyways.
     
    #11 Actarus, Aug 28, 2015
    Last edited: Aug 28, 2015
    • Thanks Thanks x 2
  12. jeffster15

    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2013
    Messages:
    1,457
    Location:
    California
    Ratings:
    +1,433
    Minimalistic is good occasionally, but this is just uninspired lazy artwork imo.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 3
  13. DrH

    DrH

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2013
    Messages:
    733
    Location:
    Hertfordshire UK
    Ratings:
    +252
    Why could this not have come out when the Amaray was released.
    This film is a must see for any Disney fan
    The story is great and the 2 leads superb
    Will have to get this
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  14. Geek Tragedy

    Geek Tragedy Lenticular Belt
    BANNED

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2013
    Messages:
    4,050
    Location:
    Riverbottom
    Ratings:
    +5,991
    I find the absence of the Disney Logo or any mention that this is a Disney movie to be quite strange.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 2
  15. ChrisIW

    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2012
    Messages:
    2,002
    Location:
    UK, on a parallel Earth
    Ratings:
    +1,774
    The art doesn't make sense unless you see the full image!!!

    They've just split a perfectly good picture it so they didn't have to find another image for the back :rolleyes:

    Terrible.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 3
  16. Drum18

    Super Moderator Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    May 3, 2011
    Messages:
    15,550
    Location:
    Montreal
    Ratings:
    +25,178
    Loved the movie. Was greatly surprised!
    Will surely buy the steel when it's a little bit cheaper.
     
  17. chunk

    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    May 27, 2013
    Messages:
    3,584
    Ratings:
    +5,915
    I love this film.. Emma Thompson had me laughing a lot.. keep thinking about picking this up on amaray but I'll get the steelbook now.. when it goes down in price:naughty:wish they'd used the whole poster and not split the image into two on the back and front but it could still look nice in hand:happy:

    @harry , you wanted this to be released in steel:oohyeah:
    :thumbs::thumbs:
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 2
  18. harry

    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 12, 2012
    Messages:
    11,931
    Ratings:
    +30,409
    Thanks for the tagg chunk. I like the movie but i will wait to see pictures of the steelbook first
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  19. chunk

    Premium Supporter

    Joined:
    May 27, 2013
    Messages:
    3,584
    Ratings:
    +5,915
    Me too.. so much coming out over the next few months but this will be on my list to pick up somewhere down the line:D this was one you recommended I should see, and I really enjoyed it:notworthy::thumbs:
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  20. virkia

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2013
    Messages:
    5,813
    Ratings:
    +5,116
    At least it has a title on the spine if not much else.
     
    • Helpful Post Helpful Post x 1

Share This Page