Chapter 12: The Laserdisc Survey



 
 
Sorry, the Laserdisc Survey is no longer accepting new submissions. Below are the results of previous responses:


1)   Laserdisc Player(s) Used

Josh Z: Pioneer HLD-X9
Hartmut H: Pioneer CLD-925 PAL/NTSC, Pioneer CLDM-90 PAL/NTSC
John W: Pioneer DVL-919, Pioneer Elite CLD-79
You Die Joe: Pioneer CLD-D606, Pioneer CLD-S104
Pax A: Pioneer HLD-X9, Pioneer CLD-925 PAL/NTSC
Everton: Pioneer CLD-2950 PAL/NTSC
Nicolas V: Pioneer CLD-515
Jeff R: Pioneer DVL-919
Linus G: Pioneer CLD-D605
Kevin H: Pioneer CLD-D703, Toshiba XR-W75A, Philips CDV-484
Oliver H: Sony MDP-V9K
Ivan L: Pioneer CLD-925 PAL/NTSC, Pioneer DVL-919E PAL/NTSC 
Tannon W: Pioneer CLD-D503, Sony Lasermax LDP-1453
George W: Pioneer CLD-D406, Philips CDV-600
Rachael B: Pioneer HLD-X9, Pioneer LD-S9, Pioneer CLD-99
Mario R: Pioneer CLD-D503
Riyadh K: Pioneer CLD-98, Pioneer CLD-970, Pioneer CLD-D99
Steve B: Pioneer CLD-D504
Alex B: Pioneer CLD-925 PAL/NTSC
Patrick M: Pioneer CLD-925 PAL/NTSC
Lons_vex: Pioneer CLD-D925, Pioneer CLD-2850
Aaron R: Pioneer CLD-990, Pioneer CLD-D504, Yamaha CDV-1000
Brent A: Sony MDP-333, Monarchy Audio DT40A
Kristina W: Pioneer CLD-D503, Pioneer LaserActive CLD-A100
Brian S: Pioneer HLD-X9, Pioneer DVL-91, Pioneer CLD-D703
Roger S: Pioneer LD-S9
Mr. Dunkley: Pioneer CLD-2850 (AC-3 modified); Pioneer CLD-925 PAL/NTSC
Lynn S: Sony MDP-355GX
Garvan B: Pioneer DVL-909
Ryan M: Pioneer CLD-980
Jon H: Pioneer CLD-1450, Pioneer CLD-1850, Pioneer CLD-D925
Editman: Pioneer CLD-97, Pioneer, DVL-909, Pioneer, DVL-700
HiVision99:  Pioneer CLD-D704
Jim V: Pioneer CLD-D515
Jon_f: Sony MDP-850D
Chuck B: Sony MDP-333
Craig L: Pioneer LD-S9, Pioneer CLD-01
Chris B: Pioneer DVL-909, Pioneer CLD-950
Red October: Pioneer CLD-3090, Pioneer CLD-V2600
AD Barksdale: Pioneer CLD-V2400, Pioneer Elite CLD-53
Michael H: Sony MDP-333, Pioneer LDV-4200, Pioneer LDV-2200
Ricky N: Pioneer DVL-909
Phantom110: Pioneer CLD-M301, Pioneer CLD-D501
Michael D: Pioneer CLD-3070, Pioneer LD-W1 (with AC-3 RF modification)
Joe: Pioneer LD-S9 (2), Pioneer CLD-D925, Pioneer CLD-2850
Segaboy: Pioneer CLD-97, Pioneer CLD-79
ITY: Pioneer CLD-980 (NTSC), Pioneer CLD-S315 (PAL)

2)   Best Looking Laserdisc

Josh Z: Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, The Fifth Element, The English Patient (Criterion)
Ike: Men in Black, The Lion King (CAV)
Geoff B: Toy Story (CAV)
Jerome M: Microcosmos (PAL release)
Mike S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Hartmut H: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
John W: Toy Story (CAV)
You Die Joe: Starship Troopers, Home For The Holidays, The Road Warrior
Pax A: The Wedding Singer
Everton: Star Wars Trilogy (THX remasters), The Fifth Element, Independence Day (PAL release)
Nicolas V: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Linus G: The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Kevin H: Alien (CAV)
Oliver H: Goldeneye
Ivan L: Robocop (Criterion CAV), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Blade
Tannon W: Lawrence of Arabia (Criterion CAV)
George W: Night of the Living Dead (Elite CAV) - "Astounding. It looks like a real movie."
Rachael B: Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (DTS), The Adventures of Robin Hood (Criterion)
Mario R: Madonna: Blond Ambition Tour Live, Speed, Cliffhanger
Steve B: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Goldeneye, Strange Days
Alex B: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Patrick M: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Manace (Japanese release)
Lons_vex: Fight Club (Japanese release), Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth / The End of Evangelion (Japanese box set), Stigmata
Aaron R: Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (THX CLV release)
Brent A: Alaska, Tall Tale, The Phantom
Kristina W: How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Speed, Tenchi Muyo: The Movie (CAV)
Brian S: Mission: Impossible - 2 (Japanese release), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), The 6th Day (Japanese release)
Roger S: X-Men (Japanese release)
Mr. Dunkley: Se7en (Criterion)
Lynn S: Die Hard (DTS)
Garvan B: Goldeneye
Ryan M: The Abyss - Special Edition, Aliens - Special Edition, Batman Returns
Jon H: Waterworld, Star Wars Trilogy
Editman: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
HiVision99: Shakespeare in Love, Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Jim V: Once Upon a Time in the West
Chuck B: 2001: a space odyssey (Criterion)
Craig L: Eraser (Japanese release), Alien (CAV box set)
Chris B: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioner Special Edition), Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition), Se7en (Criterion)
Red October: Alien Resurrection, The Fifth Element
AD Barksdale: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Michael H: Salamander Vol. 1 (Japanese release), Outlanders (Japanese release), Event Horizon
Ricky N: Jurassic Park
Phantom110: Top Gun, Independence Day, Goldeneye
Michael D: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Joe: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Segaboy: True Lies (DTS release), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
ITY: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (PAL release), Independence Day (PAL release), Jurassic Park

3)   Worst Looking Laserdisc (Not laser-rot related)

Josh Z: Wild at Heart, The Cook The Thief His Wife & Her Lover
Geoff B: The Omen (original issue)
Jerome M: The French Connection (Japanese P&S release), Prizzi's Honor (PAL release)
Mike S: Clockwise, The Handmaid's Tale - "Both look like they could have been made from old VHS recordings of HBO broadcasts."
Hartmut H: Prizzi's Honor (British PAL release)
John W: Nadja - "Oh wait, it is SUPPOSED to be a fuzzy, crappy picture."
You Die Joe: Winter Kills, Superman: The Movie, Once A Thief (Hong Kong release)
Pax A: The Haunting [1963] - "The picture is shaking like hell!"
Everton: Looking For Mr. Goodbar
Nicolas V: The Return of Jafar, Die Hard Trilogy - "Reds bleed all over."
Jeff R: Clockwise
Linus G: Hellraiser (Pan & Scan)
Kevin H: Supergirl
Oliver H: Somewhere in Time (Pan & Scan)
Ivan L: The Crow (PAL Pan & Scan release), Sea of Love (Pan & Scan)
Tannon W: The Last Starfighter (Pan & Scan)
George W: The King & I (Magnetic Video), The Bible
Rachael B: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai
Mario R: Madonna Live: The Virgin Tour, Curly Sue
Steve B: Star Trek: First Contact, Total Recall (Pan & Scan)
Alex B: The Church (Japanese release)
Lons_vex: Creepshow 2, Swimming With Sharks, Night of the Living Dead [1990] (All three U.S. releases)
Aaron R: Superman: The Movie
Brent A: High Anxiety
Kristina W: Unforgiven
Brian S: After Hours
Roger S: Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed
Mr. Dunkley: Joe Cocker (PAL release)
Lynn S: Airheads
Garvan B: Missing
Ryan M: Drive-In Massacre, Demons, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Jon H: Staying Alive
HiVision99: Breaking Away
Jim V: Running on Empty
Chuck B: Beverly Hills Cop
Craig L: Highlander (Japanese release), Twin Peaks (Japanese box sets)
Chris B: Aliens - Special Edition (CAV box set)
Red October: The Road Warrior (Pan & Scan)
AD Barksdale: Dracula [1979]
Michael H: Wall Street
Ricky N: Time After Time
Phantom110: Deathrow Gameshow, Scenes froma Mall
Joe: Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Full Screen)
ITY: Alien3, The Thing (PAL release)

4)   Best Sounding Disc - Mono/Stereo/Matrix Surround

Josh Z: Dick Tracy [1990] (CAV), Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition, The Spy Who Loved Me (THX remaster) - "The PCM track is much better than the accompanying Dolby Digital mix."
Ike: Who Framed Roger Rabbit
Geoff B: Saving Private Ryan
Hartmut H: Robocop (Criterion CAV)
John W: The Last of the Mohicans (1992), Terminator 2: Judgement Day - Special Edition
You Die Joe: The Empire Strikes Back, Deliverance, Dead Man
Everton: Independence Day (PAL release)
Nicolas V: Jurassic Park (CAV)
Jeff R: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Linus G: Aladdin (CAV)
Oliver H: True Lies
Ivan L: Robocop (Criterion CAV), Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition (PAL release), Predator (PAL release)
Tannon W: Gattica
George W: The Road Warrior (Letterboxed), Brazil (Criterion), Earthquake - "Soooo much better than the DVD. The Sensurround tracks are mixed in!"
Rachael B: Jurassic Park
Mario R: Madonna: Blond Ambition Tour Live, Speed, Mo' Money
Riyadh K: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Steve B: Batman Returns, Jurassic Park, Aliens - Special Edition
Alex B: A Nightmare on Elm Street (Elite)
Lons_vex: Navy SEALs, Apocalypse Now, To Live and Die in L.A. (Hong Kong release)
Aaron R: Apocalypse Now (original widescreen release), Mission: Impossible
Brent A: Casper, The Hunt for Red October, Swing Kids
Kristina W: Madonna: The Girlie Show - Live Down Under, Timecop
Brian S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Roger S: Sink the Bismark
Mr. Dunkley: Armageddon (PAL release)
Lynn S: Kagemusha
Garvan B: Pink Floyd: Pulse
Ryan M: Robocop (Image Entertainment release), Aliens - Special Edition, True Lies
Jon H: Aerosmith: Big Ones
Editman: Apocalypse Now
HiVision99: The Eagles: Hell Freezes Over, Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition, The Andromeda Strain
Jim V: Schindler's List
Chuck B: Str Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection, Alien - Special Edition (CAV)
Craig L: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Chris B: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Elite), Tales from the Crypt: Demon Night
Red October: The Road Warrior
AD Barksdale: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition, Speed
Michael H: Event Horizon, Robocop (Criterion CLV), Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition)
Ricky N: Mission: Impossible
Phantom110: Back to the Future
Joe: Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Segaboy: The Nightmare Before Christmas, Tron (Disney Archive Collection)

5)   Best Sounding Disc - Dolby Digital AC-3

Josh Z: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Toy Story (CAV), Mission: Impossible
Ike: The Matrix, The Fifth Element
Hartmut H: Alien Resurrection
John W: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
You Die Joe: Dune, Lost Highway, Tenebre
Everton: Microcosmos, Saving Private Ryan
Nicolas V: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), The Mummy (1999)
Jeff R: Mission: Impossible, Face/Off
Linus G: The Lion King (CAV)
Oliver H: True Lies
Ivan L: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Blade, The Matrix
George W: The Adventures of Pinocchio, Dune, White Squall
Rachael B: Courage Under Fire, U-571 (Japanese release)
Mario R: Tenchi Muyo: The Movie (CAV)
Riyadh K: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Steve B: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Air Force One, Goldeneye
Patrick M: The Abyss - Special Edition
Lons_vex: Stigmata, Fight Club (Japanese release), Armitage 3 - Polymatrix
Aaron R: Mission: Impossible, Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Brent A: The Phantom, Cutthroat Island
Kristina W: How Stella Got Her Groove Back
Brian S: Fight Club (Japanese release), X-Men (Japanese release), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Roger S: U-571 (Japanese release)
Mr. Dunkley: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Lynn S: Die Hard with a Vengeance
Garvan B: Starship Troopers
Jon H: Men in Black
Editman: Independance Day
HiVision99: The Abyss - Special Edition, True Lies, Crimson Tide
Craig L: Eraser (Japanese release)
Chris B: Twister, Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition, Heat
Red October: The Fifth Element
AD Barksdale: Goldeneye
Michael H: Event Horizon
Phantom110: Top Gun
Michael D: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Joe: True Lies
Segaboy: The Fifth Element, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)

6)   Best Sounding Disc - DTS

Josh Z: Titanic, DTS Experience (Japanese release)
Ike: The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Hartmut H: Hard Target
John W: Armageddon, Independence Day
Everton: Jackie Brown
Jeff R: Blown Away
Linus G: Jurassic Park
Ivan L: Con Air
George W: Jurassic Park, The Shadow, Casper
Rachael B: Stargate
Riyadh K: Schindler's List
Patrick M: Broken Arrow
Lons_vex: Blade, Titanic, DTS Experience (Japanese release)
Brian S: Ronin, Hard Target, Broken Arrow
Roger S: Alien Resurrection
Lynn S: Jurassic Park
Editman: Casper
HiVision99: The Eagles: Hell Freezes Over - "This is what DTS could sound like."
Craig L: Daylight
Red October: Alien Resurrection
Ricky N: The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Joe: Jurassic Park
Segaboy: The X-Files: Fight the Future, True Lies

7)   Worst Sounding Disc (Any sound format, not laser-rot related)

Josh Z: Transformers: The Movie (Japanese mono remaster), Diva (Criterion)
Mike S: Clockwise
Hartmut H: Blow Out (British PAL release)
John W: Target Earth
You Die Joe: Down Among the Z-Men
Everton: Looking For Mr. Goodbar
Nicolas V: Eraser
Jeff R: Lassiter, Highlander - Director's Cut (PCM digital tracks)
Oliver H: Superman: The Movie
Tannon W: The Last Starfighter (Pan & Scan)
George W: Koko the Clown - "No sound at all.", The Bible, Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Rachael B: Flesh Gordon
Mario R: Madonna Live: The Virgin Tour, Curly Sue
Riyadh K: Aliens
Steve B: Alien3
Lons_vex: Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (German PAL release), Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (U.S. release)
Aaron R: Dick Tracy's G-Men
Brian S: After Hours
Roger S: I Married a Witch
Mr. Dunkley: Poldark (PAL release)
Lynn S: Airplane II: The Sequel
Ryan M: Dawn of the Dead, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood
HiVision99: Pulse, Breaking Away
Jim V: Blackadder the Second
Chuck B: Lassiter
Craig L: The Rocketeer
Chris B: Airplane
Red October: National Lampoon's Vacation
AD Barksdale: Shampoo
Michael H: Ferocious Female Freedom Fighters
Ricky N: Jaws (Pan & Scan, non-CX analog sound release)
Phantom110: Deathrow Gameshow
Joe: Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Full Screen)
ITY: Alien (PAL release)

8)   Favorite All-Around Demo Disc (Audio and video presentation)

Josh Z: Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, The Fifth Element
Ike: The Matrix
Geoff B: Saving Private Ryan, Toy Story (CAV)
Mike S: Koyaanisqatsi, Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Hartmut H: Heat
John W: THX WOW!, Eagles: Hell Freezes Over (DTS), Tomorrow Never Dies (DTS)
You Die Joe: Tron (CAV), Dune, Supercop (Criterion)
Everton: Microcosmos
Nicolas V: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Independance Day, The Mummy (1999)
Jeff R: Top Gun (THX)
Linus G: Jurassic Park (DTS)
Kevin H: Armageddon, Gate to the Mind's Eye
Oliver H: Goldeneye
Ivan L: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Blade, The Matrix
George W: Jurassic Park (DTS)
Rachael B: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), The Wizard of Oz (Ultimate Oz box set)
Riyadh K: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Steve B: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Goldeneye
Alex B: Video Essentials
Lons_vex: "Not the THX WOW! disc for sure..."
Aaron R: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Brent A: A Little Princess
Brian S: The Fifth Element, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), THX WOW!
Lynn S: Jurassic Park (DTS)\
Garvan B: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
HiVision99: The Eagles: Hell Freezes Over (DTS), Stargate (Japanese "Squeeze LD"), That Thing You Do
Jim V: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Craig L: Daylight (DTS)
Chris B: Jurassic Park, Heat, Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Ricky N: Jurassic Park
Michael D: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Joe: THX WOW!
ITY: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (PAL release)

9)   All-Around Worst Disc You Own (Not laser-rot related)

Josh Z: Wild at Heart
Mike S: Clockwise
Hartmut H: Brain Donors
John W: Oblivion, From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money
You Die Joe: Down Among the Z-Men
Everton: Looking For Mr. Goodbar
Nicolas V: The Return of Jafar
Jeff R: The Best of Comic Relief
Kevin H: Hard Target
Oliver H: The Rocketeer
Ivan L: The Crow (PAL Pan & Scan release)
George W: The King & I (Magnetic Video)
Rachael B: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai
Mario R: Curly Sue
Steve B: La Femme Nikita (improperly framed Vidmark release)
Alex B: The Church (Japanese release)
Lons_vex: Swimming With Sharks, Creepshow 2
Aaron R: Brazil (MCA pan & scan release)
Kristina W: Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Brian S: After Hours, Blade Runner (Embassy pan & scan release)
Roger S: Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed
Mr. Dunkley: Joe Cocker (PAL release)
Lynn S: Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
Ryan M: Drive-In Massacre
HiVision99: Breaking Away
Jim V: Running on Empty
Craig L: Highlander
Chris B: Airplane, Pet Sematary
Red October: National Lampoon's Vacation
Michael H: Forrest Gump
Ricky N: Time After Time
Phantom110: Deathrow Gameshow
Joe: DTS Experience

10) Best Package Art

Josh Z: Goldfinger (CAV box set), Brazil (Criterion CAV box set), Dune (Japanese box set)
Ike: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (CAV box set), Toy Story (CAV box set)
Mike S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Hartmut H: Pulp Fiction (Japanese release)
John W: The Nightmare Before Christmas (CAV box set)
You Die Joe: Walkabout (Criterion), Krull (letterboxed remaster), The Big Lebowski
Pax A: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (CAV box set)
Nicolas V: Toy Story (CAV box set), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Aladdin (CAV)
Linus G: The Lion King (CAV)
Kevin H: Gate to the Mind's Eye
Oliver H: Men in Black
Ivan L: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition (PAL release), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Pocahontas (CAV box set)
Tannon W: Ghost in the Shell
George W: Birth of a Nation (Image), Brazil (Criterion)
Rachael B: Casino Royale
Mario R: Madonna: Blond Ambition Tour Live, Speed, How Stella Got Her Groove Back
Riyadh K: Last Action Hero
Steve B: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Alex B: Zombie: Dawn of the Dead - Perfect Collection
Lons_vex: Pretty Sammy, Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth / The End of Evangelion (Japanese CAV box set), Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition)
Aaron R: Se7en (Criterion CAV)
Brent A: Down Periscope, Lonely are the Brave, Forever Young
Brian S: Akira (Pioneer Japan Special Collection Box), Indiana Jones Trilogy (Japanese release), Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition (Japanese 2000 re-issue)
Roger S: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Mr. Dunkley: Pocahontas
Lynn S: Kagemusha
Garvan B: Goldeneye
Ryan M: Aliens - Special Edition, Re-Animator (10th Anniversary Edition), Halloween (Criterion)
Jon H: Batman, Se7en (Criterion CAV)
HiVision99: Toy Story (CAV box set), Indiana Jones Trilogy (Japanese box set), The Stand
Jim V: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Craig L: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Chris B: Dawn of the Dead - Director's Cut, Barton Fink
Red October: Goldeneye
AD Barksdale: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Michael H: Outlanders (Japanese release), Ghost in the Shell, Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Ricky N: Schindler's List
Phantom110: The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Dr. Giggles
Joe: The World Is Not Enough (Japanese release)
ITY: Titanic

11) Best Gatefold Jacket

Josh Z: Manhunter (Kuraray Videosoft Japanese release), Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (Japanese release), Do the Right Thing (Criterion)
Ike: Braveheart
Geoff B: Pulp Fiction
Jerome M: The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, The Godfather Part III
Mike S: Hellraiser (Deluxe Collector's Edition)
Hartmut H: Cannibal Ferox
You Die Joe: Monty Python's Life of Brian (Criterion), Hard Boiled (Criterion CAV), The State of Things
Pax A: Cliffhanger (Pioneer Special Edition CAV)
Everton: Independence Day (PAL release)
Nicolas V: Highlander - Director's Cut
Linus G: Aladdin (CAV)
Kevin H: Goldeneye
Oliver H: Street Fighter (Signature Collection)
Ivan L: Highlander - Director's Cut, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Aliens - Special Edition (PAL release)
Tannon W: Labrynth
George W: Star!, Wagonmaster, Intolerance
Rachael B: Titanic (DTS)
Mario R: Madonna: Blond Ambition Tour Live 
Steve B: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Alex B: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Elite)
Lons_vex: The Silence of the Lambs (Criterion CAV/CLV), Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (Japanese release), Akira (Criterion CAV)
Aaron R: Apocalypse Now (original widescreen release)
Brent A: Three Wishes, Cutthroat Island
Brian S: Fight Club (Japanese release), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (Japanese "Squeeze LD" release, first edition), Dances With Wolves - Extended Cut
Roger S: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 
Mr. Dunkley: Pocahontas
Lynn S: Die Hard (DTS)
Ryan M: Re-Animator (10th Anniversary Edition)
HiVision99: Independence Day, A Few Good Men, The Natural
Jim V: Schindler's List
Chuck B: Blade Runner - Director's Cut [Ed: I assume Chuck means the Criterion release of the European theatrical cut. The Director's Cut did not come in a gatefold jacket.]
Craig L: Jurassic Park
Chris B: Night of the Living Dead (Elite), A Nightmare on Elm Street (Elite)
Red October: Interview with the Vampire, Goldeneye
AD Barksdale: The Fearless Vampire Killers
Michael H: A Clockwork Orange (Japanese release)
Phantom110: "James Bond Deluxe Letterbox Editions (all)."
Joe: Cannibal Ferox (Grindhouse Releasing)
Segaboy: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 

12) Worst Package Art Or Gatefold

Josh Z: Runaway, The Spy Who Loved Me (THX remaster), "Any Universal release with the LETTERBOXED EDITION stripes across the jacket."
Ike: "Pick a DiscoVision, any DiscoVision."
Jerome M: Cinderella (Japanese box set) - "Too much styrofoam."
Hartmut H: Jackie Brown
You Die Joe: On Her Majesty's Secret Service, Return of the Street Fighter, Miracle Mile
Nicolas V: Highlander: The Final Dimension
Linus G: Hellraiser (Pan & Scan)
Kevin H: The Invisible Man
Oliver H: From Dusk Till Dawn (Collector's Edition)
Tannon W: Masters of the Universe
George W: Hallelujah Trail, The Wind/The Crowd, "Any Magnetic Video title."
Rachael B: The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, "Nearly anything from Paramount before 1992."
Mario R: Madonna Live: The Virgin Tour, Mo' Money 
Steve B: "Any Universal relase."
Alex B: Black Christmas
Lons_vex: Creepshow 2, Army of Darkness (Singapore release)
Aaron R: The Godfather Trilogy (Collector's Edition pan & scan release, not the re-edited television version)
Brent A: House Arrest, High Anxiety
Brian S: After Hours, "Any Universal widescreen release"
Roger S: Fawlty Towers (box set)
Mr. Dunkley: The French Connection (PAL release)
Lynn S: Die Hard (original CBS-Fox release)
HiVision99: "Anything that could have been a gatefold yet was crammed into a one-disc jacket."
Jim V: Running on Empty
Chuck B: The Martian Chronicles
Craig L: 55 Days at Peking
Chris B: Sleepers, Brainscan
Red October: Zardoz, "Any of the old Warner Bros. releases."
AD Barksdale: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Michael H: Ferocious Female Freedom Fighters
Ricky N: Short Cuts
Phantom110: Deathrow Gameshow
Joe: Ladyhawke (UK Encore Edition)

13) Best Box Set

Josh Z: Twin Peaks (Japanese releases), Crime Story: Season 1 - The Complete Works (Japanese release), Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Ike: Toy Story, Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition, The Nightmare Before Christmas
Geoff B: Toy Story, The Wizard of Oz (The Ultimate Oz), The Nightmare Before Christmas
Jerome M: The 3 Caballeros
Mike S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Hartmut H: The Twilight Zone: Volume 1
John W: Toy Story, E.T. - The Extra Terrestrial
You Die Joe: Tron (CAV), Twin Peaks, Buster Keaton box sets
Pax A: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Everton: Toy Story (CAV), Alien (CAV), Se7en (Criterion CAV)
Nicolas V: Toy Story (CAV), The Lion King (CAV), Pulp Fiction (Criterion)
Jeff R: Toy Story (CAV)
Linus G: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Kevin H: Alien (CAV)
Ivan L: The Frighteners - Director's Cut (Signature Collection), Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition (PAL release)
Tannon W: Lawrence of Arabia (Criterion CAV)
George W: Hollywood: The Pioneers, The Frighteners, Gettysburg
Rachael B: The Wizard of Oz (The Ultimate Oz), Fawlty Towers (box set), 500 Nations
Mario R: Tenchi Muyo: The Movie (CAV)
Steve B: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition, Aliens - Special Edition, The Abyss - Special Edition
Alex B: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Lons_vex: Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth / The End of Evangelion (Japanese CAV release), Tenchi Muyo Ryoohki (Japanese release), Dawn of the Dead - Perfect Collection (Japanese release)
Aaron R: Brazil (Criterion CAV)
Brent A: The Connery Collection
Kristina W: Tenchi Muyo: The Movie (CAV)
Brian S: Akira (Pioneer Japan Special Collection Box), Indiana Jones Trilogy (Japanese release), The Rock (Criterion)
Roger S: The Day the Earth Stood Still
Mr. Dunkley: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Lynn S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Garvan B: JFK - Director's Cut
Ryan M: Aliens - Special Edition
Jon H: Star Wars Trilogy
HiVision99: Indiana Jones Trilogy (Japanese release), Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition, Close Encounters of the Third Kind - Collector's Edition
Jim V: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Jon_f: Jaws (CAV)
Chuck B: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Craig L: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection, Alien, Twin Peaks (Japanese releases)
Chris B: Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition), The Doors (Pioneer Special Edition), One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Pioneer Special Edition)
Red October: Aliens - Special Edition
Michael H: Tron (Disney Archive Collection)
Phantom110: The Connery Collection Volume 1, The Connery Collection Volume 2
Michael D: Aliens - Special Edition
Joe: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Segaboy: Snow White (CAV), Toy Story (CAV)

14) Worst Box Set

Josh Z: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection - "Lack of so-called definitive supplements", Scarface (Signature Collection), Schindler's List
Geoff B: Boxing Helena
Jerome M: Cinderella (Japanese box set)
Hartmut H: Indiana Jones Trilogy (British PAL release) - "Part 2 is cut."
John W: Baseball (Ken Burns documentary) - "Ten discs and that's it. The discography is printed on the back of the box."
You Die Joe: Fantasia
Nicolas V: Jurassic Park (CAV)
Jeff R: Jurassic Park (CAV) - "There was an extra side that was screaming for anything to fill it."
Kevin H: Jurassic Park (CAV)
Tannon W: E.T. - The Extra Terrestrial
George W: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection - "Not enough bang for the buck."
Rachael B: Sophie's Choice
Steve B: Hamlet [1996]
Aaron R: Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid (25th Anniversary release)
Roger S: Sinbad Collection
Lynn S: Ben-Hur
HiVision99: Empire of the Sun - "Put it in CAV and call it a box set!", Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection - "I paid $$$ for these 'extras'?!"
Chuck B: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Craig L: Twin Peaks (Japanese releases)
Chris B: Aliens - Special Edition
AD Barksdale: 1941 (Signature Collection)
Joe: 2001: a space odyssey (MGM CAV)

15) Best Audio Commentary

Josh Z: Desperado, Brazil (Criterion), The War of the Roses
Ike: "Anything Terry Gilliam does."
Geoff B: Night of the Living Dead (Elite)
Mike S: Dr. No (Criterion CAV)
Hartmut H: Bound
John W: Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn (Elite Blood Red Edition)
You Die Joe: Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn (Elite), The Man Who Fell to Earth (Criterion), A Boy and His Dog
Pax A: The Fog
Everton: Naked (Criterion), One Night Stand, Menace II Society (Criterion)
Jeff R: Toy Story (CAV)
Kevin H: Sid & Nancy (Criterion)
Oliver H: From Dusk Till Dawn (Collector's Edition)
Ivan L: Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn (Elite)
Tannon W: Heathers
George W: The Last Picture Show (Criterion), The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (Criterion)
Rachael B: Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Criterion)
Steve B: Clerks, Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut, Chasing Amy (Criterion)
Alex B: A Nightmare on Elm Street (Elite)
Lons_vex: Se7en (Criterion), From Dusk Till Dawn
Aaron R: Toy Story (CAV)
Brent A: Three Wishes, The Parent Trap (1998)
Brian S: The War of the Roses, Hoffa
Roger S: A Night to Remember (Criterion)
Mr. Dunkley: Se7en (Criterion)
Lynn S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Garvan B: "Anything by John Carpenter."
Ryan M: In the Mouth of Madness
Jon H: Se7en (Criterion CAV)
HiVision99: As Good As It Gets
Jim V: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Chris B: Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition)
Red October: Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Criterion), Clerks
AD Barksdale: Goldeneye
Michael H: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Ricky N: Contact
Phantom110: Goldeneye
Joe: Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn (Elite Blood Red Edition)

16) Worst Audio Commentary

Josh Z: The Matrix, Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection - "20 minutes of commentary spread over 8 hours worth of movies."
Ike: "Some stuff Terry Gilliam does. ;-)"
Geoff B: Dawn of the Dead
Mike S: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Hartmut H: The Matrix
John W: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection - "Why did they bother?"
You Die Joe: Dawn of the Dead
Pax A: The Thomas Crown Affair [1999]
Everton: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Kevin H: King Kong [1933] (Image release)
Oliver H: Goldeneye
George W: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection, Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Criterion) - "There isn't one." 
Alex B: Assault on Precinct 13
Lons_vex: In the Mouth of Madness - "Who cares about lighting techniques?" 
Aaron R: In the Mouth of Madness
Lynn S: The Last Starfighter (Signature Collection)
Garvan B: The Saint
HiVision99: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection - "Just to say they did one?"
Jim V: Thief
Jon_f: Dawn of the Dead - Director's Cut
Chris B: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Joe: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection

17) Best Supplements

Josh Z: Brazil (Criterion CAV), Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition, The Nightmare Before Christmas
Ike: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition, Toy Story, The Lion King
Geoff B: Toy Story, The Wizard of Oz (The Ultimate Oz), The Nightmare Before Christmas
Jerome M: The 3 Caballeros
Mike S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Hartmut H: Robocop (Criterion CAV)
John W: The Nightmare Before Christmas, Toy Story, The Abyss - Special Edition
You Die Joe: Dawn of the Dead, Tron (CAV), Starship Troopers
Pax A: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Everton: Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition), Se7en (Criterion CAV), Toy Story (CAV)
Nicolas V: "Any Disney box set!"
Linus G: The Lion King (CAV)
Kevin H: Blade Runner (Criterion CAV)
Oliver H: From Dusk Till Dawn (Collector's Edition)
Ivan L: The Frighteners - Director's Cut (Signature Collection),  The Abyss - Special Edition, The Matrix
Tannon W: The Silence of the Lambs (Criterion), Clerks
George W: Alice in Wonderland, Tron (CAV), Sleeping Beauty
Rachael B: The Day the Earth Stood Still, Fellini Satyricon (Criterion CAV), Dr. Strangelove: Or, How I Learned To Stop Worryting and Love The Bomb (Criterion CAV)
Steve B: The Abyss - Special Edition, Aliens - Special Edition
Alex B: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Lons_vex: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition, Dawn of the Dead (Elite), Akira (Criterion CAV)
Aaron R: Brazil (Criterion CAV)
Brent A: The Parent Trap (1998), Cutthroat Island
Brian S: The Rock (Criterion), The 6th Day (Japanese release), Akira (Pioneer Japan Special Collection Box)
Roger S: The Thing (Signature Collection)
Mr. Dunkley: Se7en (Criterion)
Lynn S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Garvan B: Goldeneye, Starship Troopers
Ryan M: Aliens - Special Edition, The Abyss - Special Edition, Re-Animator (10th Anniversary Edition)
HiVision99: Toy Story (CAV)
Jim V: Jaws (CAV box set)
Jon_f: Jaws (CAV box set), 12 Monkeys (Signature Collection)
Craig L: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection, Twin Peaks [Ed: Season 2 Part 2 Japanese release, I assume.]
Chris B: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Elite), Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition)
Red October: Aliens - Special Edition, Goldeneye, "Anything else that utilizes programmability and still-frame."
AD Barksdale: Goldeneye
Michael H: Tron (Disney Archive Collection)
Phantom110: Goldeneye
Joe: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition

18) Worst Supplements

Josh Z: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection, Scarface (Signature Collection)
Geoff B: Pocahontas
Mike S: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
Hartmut H: There's Something About Mary - "Because there's not even the trailer!" 
John W: Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection
You Die Joe: "The overly loud trailers on Tai Seng discs, The uncompiled behind-the-scenes footage on Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn which was billed as 'deleted scenes' in advertising."
Pax A: The Lawnmower Man - Director's Cut, Highlander - Director's Cut
Nicolas V: Jurassic Park (CAV) - "Where are the supplements???"
Jeff R: The Day the Earth Stood Still
Kevin H: King Kong [1933] (Image)
Oliver H: Men in Black - "Didn't even have a trailer or Making-Of."
Tannon W: Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex* But Were Afraid To Ask 
George W: Starship Troopers
Rachael B: The X-Files episode introductions by Chris Carter 
Steve B: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Lons_vex: 2001: a space odyssey (Criterion CAV) - "Because they are so boring!" 
Aaron R: Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid (25th Anniversary release)
Lynn S: The Last Starfighter (Signature Collection)
HiVision99: Empire of the Sun - "Could have gone in a gatefold."
Michael H: Aliens - Special Edition
Phantom110: Forrest Gump
Joe: 2001: a space odyssey (MGM CAV)

19) Best Remaster

Josh Z: Scanners, The Elephant Man (Japanese letterboxed release), Alien3 (Japanese THX remaster)
Geoff B: Jacob's Ladder
Hartmut H: Star Wars Trilogy (THX CLV releases)
John W: The Last of the Mohicans (1992) (Dolby Digital), The Hunt for Red October (Dolby Digital)
You Die Joe: Eraserhead (Japanese release), Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn (Elite), Thunderball (THX)
Pax A: Dawn of the Dead
Nicolas V: Star Wars Trilogy (THX releases)
Jeff R: Singin' in the Rain (Dolby Digital)
Linus G: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Kevin H: Highlander - Director's Cut
Oliver H: Superman III (Letterboxed)
Ivan L: Vertigo (Signature Collection), Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition (PAL release)
Tannon W: Lawrence of Arabia (Criterion CAV)
George W: Psycho [1960], Paint Your Wagon
Rachael B: The Day the Earth Stood Still, Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition, The Godfather (THX)
Riyadh K: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (Dolby Digital)
Alex B: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Elite)
Lons_vex: Night of the Living Dead [1968] (Elite)
Aaron R: The Hunt for Red October (THX)
Brent A: Lonely are the Brave, The Wreck of the Mary Deare
Brian S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (Japanese "Squeeze LD" release, THX remaster)
Roger S: The Day the Earth Stood Still
Lynn S: Die Hard (DTS)
Ryan M: A Shot in the Dark
Jon H: Star Wars (THX)
HiVision99: Apocalypse Now (THX)
Chris B: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Elite), Night of the Living Dead (Elite)
AD Barksdale: From Russia with Love (Criterion)
Michael H: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Phantom110: Who Framed Roger Rabbit (CAV)
Joe: Apocalypse Now (Dolby Digital)

20) Worst Remaster

Josh Z: The Untouchables (Dolby Digital), Transformers: The Movie (Japanese mono repressing)
Jerome M: Bambi - "The Restored Edition has far less luminous colours than the older edition, at least on the PAL discs. Not an improvement."
You Die Joe: Blade Runner
Rachael B: Doctor Zhivago - "Great extras, but the film still looks poor!"
Alex B: Fright Night
Aaron R: The Godfather (THX), The Godfather Part II (THX) - "The picture looks better, but what the hell is with the new fake-o-matic sound? Please leave the original mono alone, thanks."
Brent A: Journey to the Center of the Earth
Roger S: Horror of Dracula
Lynn S: Pale Rider
Chris B: Aliens - Special Edition
AD Barksdale: Thunderball
Michael H: Aliens - Special Edition
Joe: The Fog

21) Best-Chosen Side Breaks

Josh Z: Do The Right Thing (Criterion), Glengarry Glen Ross (Pioneer SE), Starship Troopers
Geoff B: Breakdown
Hartmut H: Titanic
You Die Joe: Tron (CAV), Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn (Elite)
Kevin H: Jurassic Park (CAV)
Oliver H: Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
Tannon W: Lawrence of Arabia (Criterion CAV)
Steve B: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Alex B: Halloween (Criterion) [Ed: CAV? CLV?]
Aaron R: Pulp Fiction (Criterion CAV)
Roger S: Dances With Wolves (PAL release)
Lynn S: Kagemusha
HiVision99: Breakdown
Jim V: Leon - Integral Version (Japanese release)
Chris B: Natural Born Killers (CLV)
Michael H: Se7en (Criterion)
Phantom110: Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Star Wars, The Music Man
Joe: A Clockwork Orange

22) Worst Side Breaks

Josh Z: From Russia With Love (Criterion CAV)
Geoff B: "Too many to mention."
Jerome M: "Anything with the zooming LaserVision logo."
Mike S: Koyaanisqatsi (CAV/CLV)
Hartmut H: Men in Black
John W: Star Wars: A New Hope (Definitive Collection CAV)
You Die Joe: Blade Runner
Everton: Blade Runner, Reservoir Dogs
Nicolas V: Men in Black
Jeff R: Sneakers, Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition (CLV movie-only release)
Kevin H: Blade Runner - Director's Cut
Oliver H: Superman II
Tannon W: Masters of the Universe
George W: Gone With The Wind (CAV)
Mario R: Speed
Steve B: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut
Lons_vex: Akira (Criterion CAV), The Big Lebowski
Aaron R: Blade Runner - Director's Cut (CAV)
Brian S: Who Am I?
Roger S: Them!
Lynn S: Die Hard (original CBS-Fox release)
HiVision99: The Andromeda Strain, "Anything with that &$@#*% LaserVision logo!"
Jim V: Miller's Crossing
Jon_f: Blade Runner - Director's Cut 
Chris B: Apocalypse Now (PAL release)
Michael H: Reservoir Dogs
Phantom110: Judgement at Nuremberg
Joe: Reservoir Dogs

23) Favorite Movie On Disc, Regardless of Presentation Quality

Josh Z: Dune, Blade Runner
Ike: Braveheart
Geoff B: 2001: a space odyssey
Mike S: Real Genius
Hartmut H: Once Were Warriors
John W: Aliens - Special Edition
You Die Joe: Dawn of the Dead, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me, Superman: The Movie
Everton: Menace II Society, Naked, Jacob's Ladder
Nicolas V: Indiana Jones Trilogy, Star Wars Trilogy
Linus G: Star Wars
Kevin H: Blade Runner - Director's Cut
Oliver H: Superman II
Ivan L: Blade Runner - Director's Cut, Aliens - Special Edition
Tannon W: Army of Darkness
George W: Sunrise
Rachael B: Dr. Strangelove: Or, How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
Riyadh K: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Steve B: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition,Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, Indiana Jones Trilogy
Alex B: A Nightmare on Elm Street
Lons_vex: Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth / The End of Evangelion, Dawn of the Dead, Blade Runner
Aaron R: Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid
Brent A: What's Up, Doc?, Flight of the Phoenix
Brian S: Robocop (Criterion)
Roger S: Night of the Demon
Mr. Dunkley: The Rock
Lynn S: Kagemusha
Ryan M: Dawn of the Dead, Suspiria, Demons
Jon H: Ferris Beuller's Day Off
HiVision99: The Final Countdown, The Natural (Signature Collection), All the President's Men
Jim V: Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
Chuck B: Star Wars, Aladdin
Craig L: "The whole 7 years of Star Trek: The Next Generation!"
Chris B: Rocky, Se7en (Criterion)
Red October: The Road Warrior, Mallrats, Reservoir Dogs
AD Barksdale: The Wind and the Lion
Michael H: Robocop
Ricky N: Schindler's List
Phantom110: Pulse, Pete's Dragon
Joe: Dawn of the Dead

24) Favorite Guilty-Pleasure Movie on Disc (Perhaps not a good movie in itself, but one that makes a great laserdisc)

Josh Z: Top Gun (THX remaster), Con Air (DTS), Transformers: The Movie (Japanese release)
Ike: 7 Faces of Dr. Lao, Big Trouble in Little China
Mike S: A Boy and His Dog (widescreen remaster)
Hartmut H: National Lampoon's European Vacation (British PAL release)
John W: Armageddon (DTS)
You Die Joe: Ronin
Pax A: From Dusk Till Dawn (Collector's Edition)
Everton: One Night Stand
Nicolas V: The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Kevin H: Crazy Moon
Oliver H: Street Fighter (Signature Collection)
Ivan L: "I never feel any guilt when watching a laserdisc", [Updated: Deep Rising - "Pure trashy class."]
Tannon W: Pink Floyd: The Wall
George W: 1941, Earthquake, Rollercoaster
Rachael B: It Came From Hollywood
Mario R: Titanic
Riyadh K: Penthouse: Girls in Hawaii
Steve B: The Fifth Element, Event Horizon
Aaron R: Twister, Speed - "A great looking and sounding double bill of CRAP!"
Brent A: Houseguest, Tall Tale, Coneheads
Brian S: Con Air (DTS), Broken Arrow (DTS), Transformers: The Movie (Japanese mono remaster)
Roger S: The Blob (1984)
Mr. Dunkley: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Lynn S: The Firm
Ryan M: True Lies
HiVision99: Harold and Maude, Forrest Gump
Jim V: Apollo 13
Craig L: Eraser
Chris B: Starship Troopers, For Love or Money
Red October: Starship Troopers
Michael H: The Bodyguard
Ricky N: The Lost World: Jurassic Park (DTS)
Phantom110: Judge Dredd
Joe: Fight Club (Japanese release)
Segaboy: Parents

25) Movie You Are Most Embarrassed To Admit That You Own

Josh Z: The Sound of Music (30th Anniversary box set); Grease (THX remaster)
Ike: Talk Dirty to Me V
Geoff B: "None."
Jerome M: "I am too embarrassed to tell."
Mike S: Leader of the Band
Hartmut H: Mortal Kombat: Annihilation
John W: Armageddon (DTS)
You Die Joe: Romy & Michelle's High School Reunion
Pax A: The Replacement Killers
Everton: Get Shorty - "I hate this movie." 
Nicolas V: Lost in Space
Jeff R: Loverboy
Linus G: *batteries not included
Kevin H: Babe
Oliver H: Somewhere in Time
Tannon W: Serial Mom
George W: Ghost Chase
Rachael B: Street Fighter (DTS) - "It was only $2.99!"
Mario R: The Blue LagoonBody of Evidence 
Steve B: Barb Wire, The Adventures of Priscilla: Queen of the Desert
Aaron R: Kazaam - "It was a present.", Cool as Ice - "C'mon, that movie ROCKS."
Brent A: Cops and Robbersons
Brian S: Chasers, Street Fighter (Signature Collection box set), Street Fighter (DTS)
Roger S: Mary Poppins
Mr. Dunkley: Waterworld (PAL release)
Lynn S: Airheads
Ryan M: True Lies, Predator, Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment
Jon H: Bean
Editman: Playboy Calendar
HiVision99: In & Out - "It was for my wife. I was following orders!", Hope Floats
Jim V: The Fifth Element
Jon_f: National Lampoon's Class Reunion
Craig L: Basic Instinct
Chris B: Timecop, Brainscan
Red October: Romancing the Stone
Michael H: The Bodyguard
Ricky N: Tank Girl - "But I like it!"
Phantom110: The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Scenes from a Mall, Victor/Victoria
Segaboy: Cool as Ice
ITY: Titanic, The Cable Guy

26) Worst Case of Laser-Rot You Have Experienced

Josh Z: L.A. Confidential - "Replacement copy plays fine."
Ike: Beauty and the Best - Work in Progress, The Shawshank Redemption
Geoff B: "Mistakenly bought an old, old Playboy disc; it was COMPLETELY wiped out!" 
Jerome M: Jumanji
Mike S: Raiders of the Lost Ark (original release, 2 copies)
Hartmut H: Ghostbusters 2 (British PAL release)
John W: Heavy Metal, Bram Stoker's Dracula
You Die Joe: The Professional, Lost Highway
Pax A: Last Action Hero (PAL French dubbed version), Last Action Hero (PAL English version)
Everton: "None... So far."
Nicolas V: The Game, Bad Boys
Jeff R: Point of No Return
Kevin H: Paul McCartney's Rock Show
Oliver H: Superman: The Movie (Pan & Scan)
Ivan L: Lost Highway
Tannon W: "None."
George W: Robocop (3M pressing)
Rachael B: Stevie Ray Vaughn - Live at the El Mautambo Club
Riyadh K: Aliens
Steve B: The Professional, The Game
Lons_vex: Gun Smith Cats: Chapter 2, Starship Troopers
Aaron R: Brazil (MCA pan & scan release)
Brent A: First Kid
Kristina W: Madonna: The Girlie Show - Live Down Under
Brian S: Eraser, The Cannonball Run 2, Suspiria
Roger S: Air Force One
Lynn S: Pale Rider (pan & scan), Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
Jon H: Star Trek II - The Wrath of Khan
Editman: The Net
HiVision99: Multiplicity, Jumanji, The Shawshank Redemption
Jim V: Schindler's List
Jon_f: Airplane (PAL release)
Chris B: The Shawshank Redemption, Grosse Point Blank
Red October: Aliens - Special Edition
AD Barksdale: Carnal Knowledge
Michael H: Willow (THX), Lost Highway, The Thing
Ricky N: "None."
Joe: Monkey Shines
Segaboy: Maverick

27) Approximate Number of Laserdisc Titles In Your Collection

Josh Z: 250
Ike: 380
Geoff B: 500
Jerome M: 205
Mike S: 74
Hartmut H: 600
John W: 850
You Die Joe: 150
Pax A: 350
Everton: 400
Nicolas V: 80
Jeff R: 291
Linus G: 30
Kevin H: 200
Oliver H: 30
Ivan L: 225
Tannon W: 97
George W: 600
Rachael B: 716
Mario R: 10
Riyadh K: 3,000
Steve B: 200
Alex B: 60
Patrick M: 300
Lons_vex: 200
Aaron R: 300
Brent A: 100
Kristina W: 45
Brian S: 450
Roger S: 800
Mr. Dunkley: 150
Lynn S: 45
Ryan M: 90
Jon H: 500
Editman: 100
HiVision99: 260
Jim V: 40
Jon_f: 80
Chuck B: 21
Craig L: 200
Chris B: 200
Red October: 42
AD Barksdale: 389
Michael H: 97
Ricky N: 40
Phantom110: 77
Michael D: 200
Joe: 350
Segaboy: 200
ITY: 87

28) First Laserdisc Ever Purchased

Josh Z: Short Cuts
Jerome M: Blanche Neige et Les 7 Nains (French dub of Disney's Snow White, PAL release)
Mike S: The Princess Bride (Criterion CAV)
Hartmut H: The Terminator (German PAL release, edited for violence)
John W: Beetlejuice (Pan & Scan)
You Die Joe: Solaris
Pax A: The Thing (PAL French dubbed version)
Everton: The Thing (PAL release)
Nicolas V: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Jeff R: Trading Places (Pan & Scan, analog sound)
Linus G: Forrest Gump
Kevin H: Star Wars (Pan & Scan)
Oliver H: Superman: The Movie
Ivan L: Dune (Dolby Digital)
Tannon W: The Hunt for Red October, The Crying Game, Earth Girls Are Easy
George W: Psycho [1960], The Three Stooges - Volume 1
Rachael B: The Rutles, The Clan of the Cave Bear
Mario R: Madonna: Blond Ambition Tour Live, Speed
Riyadh K: Predator
Steve B: Pulp Fiction
Alex B: Scream - Director's Cut
Lons_vex: Dawn of the Dead - Perfect Collection (Japanese box set)
Aaron R: Presumed Innocent - "Came with the player.", Blade Runner (Criterion CLV) - "First movie I shelled out for."
Brent A: Bullitt
Kristina W: Speed
Brian S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Roger S: 2001: a space odyssey
Mr. Dunkley: Con Air (PAL release)
Lynn S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Special Edition
Ryan M: Howling III
Jon H: Flashdance
Editman: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
HiVision99: The Abyss - Special Edition
Jim V: Miller's Crossing
Jon_f: Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
Chuck B: Beverly Hills Cop
Craig L: Die Hard
Chris B: Die Hard
Red October: 12 Monkeys
AD Barksdale: The Wind and the Lion
Michael H: The Crow
Ricky N: Schindler's List
Michael D: Moonraker
Joe: True Romance
Segaboy: Fantasia (CAV)
ITY: The Thing (PAL release)

29) Movie You Own The Most Editions Of (Any video format)

Josh Z: Dune (6 LDs, 11 DVDs, 1 HD DVD, 2 VHS, 1 BETA, 1 VCD, 1 CED, 1 VHD), Blade Runner (8 LDs, 1 DVD), Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (3 LDs)
Jerome M: Who Framed Roger Rabbit (2 LDs), Star Wars (2 LDs)
Mike S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (2 LDs)
Hartmut H: Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (4 LDs, 2 PAL VHS)
John W: Jurassic Park (6 LDs), Star Wars Trilogy (4 LDs each), Tomorrow Never Dies (2 LDs, 2 DVDs)
You Die Joe: Dawn of the Dead, Army of Darkness
Pax A: Last Action Hero - "Two PAL releases on laserdisc which have both rotted!"
Nicolas V: Star Wars
Linus G: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Kevin H: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Oliver H: Superman III (BETA, VHS, LD, & DVD)
Ivan L: Tombstone (2 VHS, 1 PAL LD, 1 NTSC LD)
Tannon W: The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1 LD, 2VHS, 1 DVD)
George W: Apollo 13 (2 LDs), 12 Monkeys (2 LDs)
Rachael B: Star Wars
Riyadh K: Dinosaur
Steve B: Stargate
Alex B: A Nightmare on Elm Street
Lons_vex: Dawn of the Dead
Aaron R: The Hunt for Red October (2LDs, 2 VHS)
Brent A: Forever Young (1 LD, 1 DVD), Matilda (1 LD, 1 DVD)
Brian S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (4 LDs, 2 8-inch LD supplement discs, 1 DVD)
Roger S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Lynn S: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Ryan M: Return of the Living Dead
Jon H: A Time to Kill
HiVision99: The Final Countdown (2 LDs, DVD, CED, VHS)
Jim V: Jaws
Jon_f: The Thing
Chuck B: Star Wars
Craig L: Alien
Chris B: Pulp Fiction 
Red October: Blade Runner
AD Barksdale: Twins, Star Wars, Indiana Jones Trilogy
Michael H: Robocop, Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Phantom110: Pete's Dragon (Beta, VHS, LD, DVD, 8mm film), Dr. Giggles (VHS, LD, DVD)
Michael D: Star Wars Trilogy
Joe: Star Wars: Return of the Jedi
Segaboy: Toy Story (3 LDs)
ITY: Alien

30) Rarest/Most Valuable Disc Owned

Josh Z: The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (Japanese box set), Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth / The End of Evangelion (Japanese CAV box set), Song of the South (Japanese release)
Ike: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition, Pinocchio (red box set), Beauty and the Beast - Work in Progress - "A ROT-FREE, re-pressed, one-of-800 [copy]."
Geoff B: Near Dark, Koyaanisqatsi, Miracle Mile
Jerome M: Song of the South, Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Mike S: Koyaanisqatsi (CAV/CLV), Dr. No (Criterion CAV)
Hartmut H: El Topo (Japanese release)
John W: Near Dark (both US and Chinese releases), Looney Tunes Volumes 1-5, THX WOW!
You Die Joe: Eraserhead (Japanese release), Twin Peaks - Season 2 Part 2 (Japanese release)
Pax A: Doberman (PAL box set)
Everton: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Nicolas V: The Making of Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Jeff R: Fawlty Towers (box set), Star Wars Trilogy - Definitive Collection, Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Linus G: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition, Jurrasic Park (DTS), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (DTS)
Kevin H: The Thing From Another World (Image Deluxe Edition)
Ivan L: The Frighteners - Directors' Cut (Signature Collection), Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release)
Tannon W: Lawrence of Arabia (Criterion CAV); Akira (Criterion CAV)
George W: Robinson Crusoe on Mars (Criterion), The Frighteners (box set), Hollywood: The Pioneers
Rachael B: Robinson Crusoe on Mars (Criterion), Song of the South
Mario R: Madonna Live: The Virgin Tour, Madonna: Blond Ambition Tour Live, Tenchi Muyo: The Movie (CAV box set)
Steve B: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Alex B: Last House on the Left (1986 release)
Patrick M: Schlafes Bruder (aka Brother of Sleep, PAL release) - "The only one and unique PAL DTS laserdisc in the world." 
Lons_vex: Neon Genesis Evangelion (all three Japanese Memorial box sets), Blade Runner - Director's Cut (Japanese rental disc)
Aaron R: Pinocchio (CAV box set), Grease (THX)
Brent A: The Blue Max, Lonely are the Brave, Scaramouche (Criterion)
Kristina W: Star Wars
Brian S: The 6th Day (Japanese release), Akira (Pioneer Japan Special Collection Box)
Roger S: Star Trek 25th Anniversary Movie Collection (signed copy)
Lynn S: Kagemusha
Ryan M: Aliens - Special Edition
Jon H: Hard Boiled (Criterion CAV), Aerosmith: Big Ones, Queen: AIDS Benefit Concert
Editman: Cutthroat Island (Japanese "Squeeze LD" release)
HiVision99: Stargate (Japanese "Squeeze LD" release)
Jim V: Natural Born Killers - Director's Cut (Pioneer Special Edition)
Chris B: Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition)
Red October: Bruno Bozzetto: Animator, Aliens - Special Edition
AD Barksdale: Blade Runner (Criterion), Gunga Din, Help!
Michael H: Outlanders (Japanese release), Salamander (Japanese release), Tron (Disney Archive Collection)
Ricky N: Industrial Symphony #1: The Dream of the Broken-Hearted
Phantom110: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Elite), The Texas Chainsaw Massacre II (Elite), Pulse
Joe: Star Wars Classic Creatures (Japanese release)

31) Favorite Laserdisc In Your Collection

Josh Z: Twin Peaks (Japanese box sets), Crime Story: Season 1 - The Complete Works (Japanese box set), Dune (Japanese box set)
Ike: Young Frankenstein (Collector's Edition)
Geoff B: Day of the Dead
Jerome M: "Tough choice."
Hartmut H: Caligula & Messalina (German PAL release)
John W: Toy Story (CAV box set)
You Die Joe: Dawn of the Dead, Alien
Pax A: Heat (PAL English release with French subtitles)
Nicolas V: Star Wars Trilogy, Indiana Jones Trilogy
Linus G: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition
Kevin H: Barton Fink
Oliver H: Superman II (Letterboxed)
Ivan L: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition (PAL release)
Tannon W: Blade Runner
George W: The Last Picture Show (Criterion)
Rachael B: Sergeant York, The Adventures of Robin Hood (Criterion), Fawlty Towers (box set)
Riyadh K: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Steve B: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), Indiana Jones Trilogy
Alex B: Phenomena
Aaron R: The Hunt for Red October (THX), Star Wars Trilogy (THX CLV releases)
Brent A: It Could Happen to You, Lucky Me, The Hudsucker Proxy
Brian S: THX WOW!, X-Men (Japanese release), Fight Club (Japanese release)
Roger S: Jason and the Argonauts (PAL release) - "It took BBC engineers 9 months to remaster and it shows. The most astonishing pressing I have ever seen."
Mr. Dunkley: The Rock (Criterion box set)
Lynn S: Kagemusha
Ryan M: Aliens - Special Edition, Re-Animator (10th Anniversary Edition), Maniac
Jon H: Ferris Beuller's Day Off, The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain
HiVision99: The Final Countdown (late 1988 re-release)
Jim V: Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
Craig L: Star Trek: First Contact
Chris B: Platoon (Pioneer Special Edition)
Red October: Clerks, The Fifth Element
AD Barksdale: The Fearless Vampire Killers
Michael H: You're Under Arrest Vols. 1 & 2, Hardware, Tetsuo: The Iron Man
Ricky N: Jurassic Park
Phantom110: "All 4 Herbie movies, all James Bond movies."
Michael D: "Original recalled Criterion Dr. No, From Russia With Love, and Goldfinger."
Joe: Bad Taste (Image release)

32) Most Wanted Laserdisc Title (Actual releases only)

Josh Z: Just about any "Squeeze LD" release
Hartmut H: Green Snake (Hong Kong release)
John W: Queen of Blood/Planet of the Vampires
You Die Joe: Hotel Room, Return of the Swamp Thing, Zombi (silver package)
Pax A: Hard Boiled (Criterion CAV), Dawn of the Dead - Perfect Collection (Japanese box set)
Everton: The Matrix
Nicolas V: Star Wars Trilogy - Special Edition (Japanese box set release), X-Men (Japanese release), THX WOW!
Jeff R: The Best of Roger Rabbit
Linus G: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Japanese release), The Godfather Trilogy (THX remasters)
Kevin H: Seven Samurai (Criterion CLV)
Oliver H: Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (Japanese letterboxed release)
Ivan L: Butterfield 8
Tannon W: The Wizard of Speed and Time
George W: Conquest of Space (Japanese release)
Rachael B: House of Wax
Mario R: South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut
Steve B: Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (Japanese release, extended version)
Alex B: Suspiria / Profondo Rosso (Japanese Spectral Collection box set)
Patrick M: THX WOW!
Lons_vex: Nightmare City (Japanese release), Dawn of the Dead - The Conclusion (Japanese box set)
Aaron R: Tron (CAV box set)
Brent A: The Italian Job, Bad Day at Black Rock, Grand Prix
Kristina W: Indiana Jones Trilogy
Brian S: Scream 3, The World Is Not Enough (Japanese release), Lethal Weapon Trilogy - Director's Cut (Japanese box set)
Roger S: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Season 5 (Japanese box set)
Mr. Dunkley: Dr. No (Criterion CAV)
Lynn S: Apollo 13 (Signature Collection)
Ryan M: Cat in the Brain
Editman: THX1138
HiVision99: Practical Magic - "Wife would like that title, and it's one of the last LDs."
Jim V: 2001: a space odyssey (Criterion CAV)
Jon_f: The Frighteners (Signature Collection)
Craig L: Star Trek: Insurrection
Chris B: Raging Bull
Red October: The Matrix, Blade Runner (Criterion)
AD Barksdale: "Police concerts"
Michael H: Record of the Lodoss War ("Without laser rot"), Salamander Vols. 2 & 3 (Japanese releases), Gradius (Japanese release)
Phantom110: Exorcist II: The Heretic, Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III, Song of the South
Joe: The Cell (Japanese release)
Segaboy: True Lies (DTS)
ITY: Crash (Criterion Collection), Boogie Nights (Criterion Collection)



 
 
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