Armour of God (Blu-ray Deluxe Collector's Edition) (88 Films) [UK]

Added to Calendar: 12-13-21

paulboland

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Release date: December 13, 2021
Purchase links: 88 Films - Amazon UK - Zavvi - HMV
Price: TBA (88 Films) - £24.99 (Amazon - Zavvi - HMV)
Notes: New 4K Scan restoration on Blu-ray

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great news! :) i'd been hoping Eureka! might give us another 2-part Jackie collection, like their Project A and Police Story box sets, but this will do fine. i love Armour of God II as well, but nevermind. The Young Master edition from 88 was really good, so this should be, also. :thumbs:
 
Jul 3, 2012
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Specs announced

Limited Edition 2 x Blu-ray Disc set
Rigid slipcase with brand-new artwork from R.P. "Kung Fu Bob" O'Brien
Reversible sleeve with alternative Hong Kong poster artwork
Double-sided foldout Poster
6 Replica Lobby Cards
88-page perfect-bound book featuring 3 new essays + selected archive materials
* Eastern Heroes - by Tim Murray
* Jackie Chan, a trademark designed to succeed by Thorsten Boose
* Pixelated Punch: The Early Video Game Years of Jackie Chan by Audi Sorlie plus an Interview with Thorsten Nickel

Disc 1
Original Hong Kong Theatrical Cut [98 mins approx]
Newly remastered English subtitles
2.0 Cantonese Mono (Original Theatrical Mix) Lorelei with newly-translated English Subtitles
2.0 Cantonese Mono (Original Theatrical Mix) Flight of the Dragon with newly-translated English Subtitles
2.0 Cantonese Mono (Home Video Mix) Lorelei with newly-translated English Subtitles
2.0 Cantonese Mono (Home Video Mix) Flight of the Dragon with newly-translated English Subtitles
2.0 Classic English Dub (Lorelei)
2.0 Classic English Dub (Flight of the Dragon)
[new and exclusive audio option] 2.0 Hybrid Cantonese / English (Lorelei)
[new and exclusive audio option] 2.0 Hybrid Cantonese / English (Flight of the Dragon)
5.1 Modern English DTS-HD MA
[new] Audio Commentary with Asian cinema expert Frank Djeng
[new] Audio Commentary with Mike Leeder and Arne Venema
[new] Audio Commentary by Eastern Film Fans Forever
[new] The Art of Action with Scott Adkins & Matt Routledge
[new] Jackie Chan on VHS - The VPF Years with Steve Lawson
[new] Rise of the Phoenix - Radek Sienski on Armour of God
Celebrity Talk Show (1989) 今夜不設防 Season 2 Episode 02 - 成龍) (Subtitled)
Short film High upon High – The Armour of Funk (2016). Produced as a 30th-anniversary music video and was shot at original location from Armour of God
High Upon High - behind the scenes with Andy Long Nguyen & Side-by-Side
Hong Kong Movie Tours - Then & Now
Japanese Closing Out-takes
Interview with in-house Golden Harvest editor Peter Cheung
[archive] Interview with Jackie Chan
[archive] Interview with Willie Chan
Hong Kong Cantonese Trailer (Subtitled)
Hong Kong Mandarin Trailer (Subtitled)
English Trailer
Blu-ray Trailer

Disc 2
International Cut [88 mins approx]
Original Classic English Dub
English SDH

and art

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paulboland

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For those not aware Blu-ray is Region B Locked

DISC ONE
  • NEW 4K RESTORATION OF THE ORIGINAL HONG KONG THEATRICAL CUT OF THE FILM
  • NEW Audio Commentary with Asian cinema expert Frank Djeng
  • NEW Audio Commentary with Mike Leeder and Arne Venema
  • NEW Audio commentary by Kenneth Brorsson & Phil Gillon of the Podcast On Fire Network
  • NEW The Art of Action with Scott Adkins & Matt Routledge
  • NEW Jackie Chan on VHS - The VPF Years with Steve Lawson
  • NEW Rise of the Phoenix - Radek Sienski on Armour of God
  • Celebrity Talk Show (1989) 今夜不設防 Season 2 Episode 02 - 成龍) (Subtitled)
  • Short film High upon High – The Armour of Funk (2016). Produced as a 30th-anniversary music video and was shot at the original location from Armour of God
  • High Upon High - behind the scenes with Andy Long Nguyen & Side-by-Side
  • Hong Kong Movie Tours - Then & Now
  • Japanese Closing Out-takes
  • Interview with in-house Golden Harvest editor Peter Cheung
  • Archival interview with Jackie Chan
  • Archival interview with Willie Chan
  • Trailers
    • Hong Kong Cantonese Trailer (Subtitled)
    • Hong Kong Mandarin Trailer (Subtitled)
    • English Trailer
    • Exclusive Blu-ray Trailer
  • Audio/Subtitles:
    • NEW Remastered English subtitles
    • NEW and exclusive audio option] 2.0 Hybrid Cantonese / English (Lorelei)
    • NEW and exclusive audio option] 2.0 Hybrid Cantonese / English (Flight of the Dragon)
    • Cantonese 2.0 Mono (Original Theatrical Mix) Lorelei with newly-translated English Subtitles
    • Cantonese 2.0 Mono (Original Theatrical Mix) Flight of the Dragon with newly-translated English Subtitles
    • Cantonese 2.0 Mono (Home Video Mix) Lorelei with newly-translated English Subtitles
    • Cantonese 2.0 Mono (Home Video Mix) Flight of the Dragon with newly-translated English Subtitles
    • Classic 2.0 English Dub (Lorelei)
    • Classic 2.0. English Dub (Flight of the Dragon)
    • Modern English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
DISC TWO
  • International Cut [88 mins approx]
  • Original Classic English Dub
  • Optional English SDH subtitles for the main feature
ADDITIONAL CONTENT AND SPECS
  • Limited Edition two-disc set
  • Rigid slipcase with brand-new artwork from R.P. "Kung Fu Bob" O'Brien
  • Reversible sleeve with alternative Hong Kong poster artwork
  • Double-sided foldout Poster
  • Six Replica Lobby Cards
  • An 88-page perfect-bound book featuring 3 new essays + selected archive materials featuring:
    • Eastern Heroes - by Tim Murray
    • Jackie Chan, a trademark designed to succeed by Thorsten Boose
    • Pixelated Punch: The Early Video Game Years of Jackie Chan by Audi Sorlie plus an Interview with Thorsten Nickel
  • REGION-B "LOCKED"
 
Nov 25, 2020
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For those not aware Blu-ray is Region B Locked

DISC ONE
  • NEW 4K RESTORATION OF THE ORIGINAL HONG KONG THEATRICAL CUT OF THE FILM
  • NEW Audio Commentary with Asian cinema expert Frank Djeng
  • NEW Audio Commentary with Mike Leeder and Arne Venema
  • NEW Audio commentary by Kenneth Brorsson & Phil Gillon of the Podcast On Fire Network
  • NEW The Art of Action with Scott Adkins & Matt Routledge
  • NEW Jackie Chan on VHS - The VPF Years with Steve Lawson
  • NEW Rise of the Phoenix - Radek Sienski on Armour of God
  • Celebrity Talk Show (1989) 今夜不設防 Season 2 Episode 02 - 成龍) (Subtitled)
  • Short film High upon High – The Armour of Funk (2016). Produced as a 30th-anniversary music video and was shot at the original location from Armour of God
  • High Upon High - behind the scenes with Andy Long Nguyen & Side-by-Side
  • Hong Kong Movie Tours - Then & Now
  • Japanese Closing Out-takes
  • Interview with in-house Golden Harvest editor Peter Cheung
  • Archival interview with Jackie Chan
  • Archival interview with Willie Chan
  • Trailers
    • Hong Kong Cantonese Trailer (Subtitled)
    • Hong Kong Mandarin Trailer (Subtitled)
    • English Trailer
    • Exclusive Blu-ray Trailer
  • Audio/Subtitles:
    • NEW Remastered English subtitles
    • NEW and exclusive audio option] 2.0 Hybrid Cantonese / English (Lorelei)
    • NEW and exclusive audio option] 2.0 Hybrid Cantonese / English (Flight of the Dragon)
    • Cantonese 2.0 Mono (Original Theatrical Mix) Lorelei with newly-translated English Subtitles
    • Cantonese 2.0 Mono (Original Theatrical Mix) Flight of the Dragon with newly-translated English Subtitles
    • Cantonese 2.0 Mono (Home Video Mix) Lorelei with newly-translated English Subtitles
    • Cantonese 2.0 Mono (Home Video Mix) Flight of the Dragon with newly-translated English Subtitles
    • Classic 2.0 English Dub (Lorelei)
    • Classic 2.0. English Dub (Flight of the Dragon)
    • Modern English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
DISC TWO
  • International Cut [88 mins approx]
  • Original Classic English Dub
  • Optional English SDH subtitles for the main feature
ADDITIONAL CONTENT AND SPECS
  • Limited Edition two-disc set
  • Rigid slipcase with brand-new artwork from R.P. "Kung Fu Bob" O'Brien
  • Reversible sleeve with alternative Hong Kong poster artwork
  • Double-sided foldout Poster
  • Six Replica Lobby Cards
  • An 88-page perfect-bound book featuring 3 new essays + selected archive materials featuring:
    • Eastern Heroes - by Tim Murray
    • Jackie Chan, a trademark designed to succeed by Thorsten Boose
    • Pixelated Punch: The Early Video Game Years of Jackie Chan by Audi Sorlie plus an Interview with Thorsten Nickel
  • REGION-B "LOCKED"
Where did you get this from? No where on the Amazon page does it mention 4k.
 
Nov 25, 2020
85
Specs announced

Limited Edition 2 x Blu-ray Disc set
Rigid slipcase with brand-new artwork from R.P. "Kung Fu Bob" O'Brien
Reversible sleeve with alternative Hong Kong poster artwork
Double-sided foldout Poster
6 Replica Lobby Cards
88-page perfect-bound book featuring 3 new essays + selected archive materials
* Eastern Heroes - by Tim Murray
* Jackie Chan, a trademark designed to succeed by Thorsten Boose
* Pixelated Punch: The Early Video Game Years of Jackie Chan by Audi Sorlie plus an Interview with Thorsten Nickel

Disc 1
Original Hong Kong Theatrical Cut [98 mins approx]
Newly remastered English subtitles
2.0 Cantonese Mono (Original Theatrical Mix) Lorelei with newly-translated English Subtitles
2.0 Cantonese Mono (Original Theatrical Mix) Flight of the Dragon with newly-translated English Subtitles
2.0 Cantonese Mono (Home Video Mix) Lorelei with newly-translated English Subtitles
2.0 Cantonese Mono (Home Video Mix) Flight of the Dragon with newly-translated English Subtitles
2.0 Classic English Dub (Lorelei)
2.0 Classic English Dub (Flight of the Dragon)
[new and exclusive audio option] 2.0 Hybrid Cantonese / English (Lorelei)
[new and exclusive audio option] 2.0 Hybrid Cantonese / English (Flight of the Dragon)
5.1 Modern English DTS-HD MA
[new] Audio Commentary with Asian cinema expert Frank Djeng
[new] Audio Commentary with Mike Leeder and Arne Venema
[new] Audio Commentary by Eastern Film Fans Forever
[new] The Art of Action with Scott Adkins & Matt Routledge
[new] Jackie Chan on VHS - The VPF Years with Steve Lawson
[new] Rise of the Phoenix - Radek Sienski on Armour of God
Celebrity Talk Show (1989) 今夜不設防 Season 2 Episode 02 - 成龍) (Subtitled)
Short film High upon High – The Armour of Funk (2016). Produced as a 30th-anniversary music video and was shot at original location from Armour of God
High Upon High - behind the scenes with Andy Long Nguyen & Side-by-Side
Hong Kong Movie Tours - Then & Now
Japanese Closing Out-takes
Interview with in-house Golden Harvest editor Peter Cheung
[archive] Interview with Jackie Chan
[archive] Interview with Willie Chan
Hong Kong Cantonese Trailer (Subtitled)
Hong Kong Mandarin Trailer (Subtitled)
English Trailer
Blu-ray Trailer

Disc 2
International Cut [88 mins approx]
Original Classic English Dub
English SDH

and art

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Damn, beat me to it lol. Why does the guy underneath say its 4k though?
 

paulboland

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Damn, beat me to it lol. Why does the guy underneath say its 4k though?
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Armour of God 88 Films release
It's a new transfer using a new 4K Scan restoration on Blu-ray

4K restoration does not mean 4K UHD disc format if that is what you think it means

88 Films Blu-ray release info
Disc 1
NEW 4K SCAN - Original Hong Kong Theatrical Cut [98 mins approx] Newly remastered