Worst DVD Covers...ever! (Part 4)

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Re: Worst DVD Covers...ever! (Part 4)

#1301 Post by colinr0380 » Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:53 pm

McCrutchy wrote:
Tue Dec 04, 2018 1:59 am
This is original poster art, but still, I can't stop laughing:
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I wonder if that had any influence on the Beyond Bedlam cover from around the same time?:
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Re: Worst DVD Covers...ever! (Part 4)

#1302 Post by furbicide » Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:51 am

domino harvey wrote:
Sun Dec 02, 2018 9:29 pm
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That back-cover description is quite something.

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Re: Worst DVD Covers...ever! (Part 4)

#1303 Post by McCrutchy » Sat Dec 08, 2018 3:25 am

I'm guessing that this may have been posted in one of the earlier threads, but since it was just announced for Blu-ray (with the far superior original art), I thought I'd take a look at the original DVD:

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I know there is a disheartening practice of lightening dark-skinned people in commercial imagery, but somehow, MGM made Fred Williamson look like a wax doll Chevy Chase with a tan.

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