Media: Captain America early iTunes release/3D Blu-ray deal, Chuck complete series on Blu-ray $67, more


You can enjoy Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Solider three weeks before its official release thanks to an early release ($19.99) on iTunes.

But the biggest superhero fans are going to want to take advantage of Target’s current preorder deal. For just $22.99, you’ll get this film in the following formats: 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, 2D Blu-ray and digital copy. It also includes exclusive “Behind The Lens” bonus footage.

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Amazon offers Chuck: The Complete Series on Blu-ray for $66.77 shipped. That’s 63% below the list price of $180 and the best deal we have ever seen. This set includes season 1-5 of this action-packed comedy TV series that has scored an 8.3 star rating on IMDB.

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Media: IMAX Ultimate Collection (20 discs) on DVD $35, Gaslight Anthem iTunes First Play, $5 Blu-rays, more

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Update (8/9 8:45am): Bond 50: 23 Film Collection w/ Skyfall [Blu-ray]: $99 shipped (orig. $300)

Update (8/7 11:15am):

Groupon offers the IMAX Ultimate Collection on DVD for $34.99 with free shipping. This collection is several years old now, so the list price of $109 certainly isn’t a fair comparison, but it is worth noting that this is within a couple dollars of the best deal we have ever seen. It includes 20 discs, which boils down to less than $2 per film.

From the maiden voyage of the world’s first space shuttle to extraordinary Antarctic animal populations, these films bring the big-screen adventures to home theaters, expanding viewers’ knowledge of the world.

Major Hollywood actors such as Morgan Freeman, Tom Cruise, Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, and Kiefer Sutherland have lent their voices to some of the included films.

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Best prices ever for the Breaking Bad complete series: Blu-ray $102.49 (Reg. $231), DVD $72.49 (Reg. $161).

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Media: Man of Steel Blu-ray set w/ figurine $15, Eric Clapton free iTunes First Play, American Hustle $10, more

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Update (7/25 8:00am):  Today only, Amazon has the Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One – Avengers Assembled (10-Disc Limited Edition Six-Movie Collector’s Set) for $129.99 shipped (Reg. $219). That’s the best price ever by $10. Best Buy offers a selection of DVDs/Blu-rays starting at $4.99 each. Titles include: Marvel movies, Rescue Me seasons, Doctor Who, Kill Bill, Harry Potter, and more.

Update (7/23 8:30 AM): Newegg offers the Energy Power Bar Elite Sound Bar System for $197.99 shipped with coupon code EMCYTZG723 (orig. $599.99). Newegg includes a Scosche Bluetooth Home Receiver with the purchase of this sound bar. The Power Bar Elite Sound Bar comes highly rated, Amazon customers have given it 4.5/5 stars.

As part of its Blu-ray deal of the week, Amazon offers the Man of Steel Figurine Limited-Edition Giftset for $14.99 with free 2-day shipping for Prime members (free trial). All other buyers will need to spend at least $35 (pad your order w/ deals below) to sidestep shipping costs.

This deal is 75% below list and the best price we have ever seen by a few bucks. In addition to Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD copies of the film, you’ll also get a Superman and General Zod “1:16 scale figurines from DC Collectibles…”

More Superhero action from Amazon’s Deal of the Week:

  • Man of Steel Collector’s Edition [BR 3D + BR + DVD + UV Combo Pack] $24.99 (Reg. $60)
    • Includes: “The theatrical version of the film in 3D HD, HD and SD, and … a limited release metal “S” glyph with acrylic glass stand.”
  • The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector’s Edition [Blu-ray] $38.99 (Reg. $100)
    • Includes: Batman Begins / The Dark Knight / The Dark Knight Rises

iTunes media:

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Eric Clapton & Friends – The Breeze (An Appreciation of JJ Cale) is now available to stream for free as an iTunes First Play. It’s scheduled to be released July 29th and the preorder is currently priced at $11.99.

  • Alt Rock albums $6.99 each: Jack White, MGMT, Killers, Imagine Dragons, more
  • RoboCop in HD $9.99
  • The Twilight Saga in HD: $9.99 each

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Sony BDP-S1100 Blu-ray Player (wired) w/ streaming apps: Refurbished w/ 90-day warranty for $32.99 shipped (orig. $90 new) | Secondipity via Amazon

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Media: Futurama complete on DVD $64, James Bond Blu-rays $5 each, iTunes albums from American Icons $8, more

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As one of its movie deals of the week, Amazon offers Futurama: The Complete Series for $63.99 with free shipping. That’s 68% below the list price of $199.98 and by far the best price we could currently find from any retailer.

IGN reviewed it late last year and found that the “beautiful presentation” and an abundance of extras help make this set a worthwhile investment for fans. It includes 27 discs and is only available on DVD.

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Barnes & Noble is taking 50% off hundreds of movies from the Criterion Collection. These unique Blu-rays and DVDs “benefit from a curatorial approach to packaging, pairing superior bonus materials with discs cut from the best available prints. It’s the movie lover’s label.” A best bet from this promotion is A Hard Day’s Night on Blu-ray for $19.99.

- Select James Bond Blu-rays/DVDs for $4.99 each
– iTunes $0.99 rental of the week: Generation Iron

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Media: free movie money for new Transformers/Planet of the Apes flicks, Fandango $14 voucher for $7, more

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The Michael Bay produced summer blockbuster, Transformers: Age of Extinction, hits theaters this Friday. Best Buy will give you free Hollywood Movie money worth up to $8 towards a ticket for this film with the purchase of select Blu-rays. Many of the eligible movies are currently on sale for $9.99, including the previous Transformers movies, World War Z, and the classic Top Gun. Opt for in-store pickup to get your movie money in time for opening weekend.

Best Buy is also running a similar promotion for the upcoming film, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Get up to $8 Fandango Cash with the purchase of select Blu-rays and DVDs. Buy the Planet of the Apes DVD for $5.99 to get the best deal.

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Amazon Local offers $14 towards a Fandango movie ticket for just $7. Check out the listing for more information regarding theater locations and promo specifics.

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Media: dozens of Blu-ray movies $5 each, iTunes HD movie bundles $15, Linkin Park & Tiesto hit iTunes First Play, more

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Update (6/12 10:45am): FoxConnect is having a 50% off sitewide sale. Discount automatically taken at checkout.

Update (6/11 2:30pm): Best Buy has marked a selection of DVDs down to $2.99 each.

Update (6/11 10:00am): Pre-order X-Men Days of Future Past for $15.59 (Reg. $40) from FoxConnect w/ coupon code APOLOGY

Leading the way for this week’s best media deals, Best Buy has dozens of Blu-rays for $4.99 with free shipping on orders of $35 or more. Some discs are available for free in-store pickup if your order doesn’t meet the free shipping threshold. Many of these titles carry a list price of $19.99, which yields a savings of about 75% per movie.

As expected, Amazon has price matched many of these movies (Life of Pi, SkyFall, The Princess Bride, Office Space, and others), so if your a Prime member (free trial), then you should definitely check there before making your purchase from Best Buy.

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For a limited time, iTunes is selling HD movie bundles for just $14.99 each:

  • The Dark Knight Trilogy
  • The Lord of the Rings Trilogy
  • Ocean’s Trilogy
  • The Matrix Trilogy
  • Lethal Weapon (1-4)

Free iTunes First Plays:

The iTunes free single of the week is Colbie Caillat – Try

Head below for even more Blu-ray deals including discounted Disney flicks and the ESPN 30 for 30 Collector’s Set for $29

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Media: Breaking Bad Complete Series on Blu-ray $130, Jack White free iTunes First Play, more

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FoxConnect offers the Bond 50 Blu-ray collection for $73.63 with free shipping when you enter coupon code SHAKEN at checkout. (update 6/3 2:45pm – price bumped to $110) That’s $125.37 below list price and by far the best deal we have ever seen on this massive bundle that includes 23 classic Bond films and ample bonus features.

All the Bond films are gathered together for the first time on high-definition Blu-ray™ in this one-of-a-kind boxed set — every gorgeous girl, nefarious villain and charismatic star from Sean Connery, the legendary actor who started it all, to Daniel Craig. A fitting tribute to the most iconic and enduring secret agent in movie history, BOND 50 is the greatest collection ever assembled.

Listen to Jack White’s new album, Lazzaretto, for free on iTunes a week before its release. Preorder it for $10.99.

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Media: LEGO movie early iTunes release, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey preorder $30, asstd. Blu-rays $5, more

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Update (5/25 1:25pm): Best Buy has 40 Blu-rays for $4.99 each. Titles include: No Country For Old Men, The Boondock Saints, There’s Something About Mary, The Dictator, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, and many more. Free in-store pickup or shipping on orders of $35+.

Update (5/21 7:50am):

The LEGO movie was one of this year’s surprise hits (8.2 at IMDB) and it’s now available on iTunes a month before it lands on Blu-ray/DVD. LEGO is celebrating this release by discounting several of its iOS apps. The HD download will set you back $19.99, while the SD version is $5 less. It will become available for rent on 6/17.

The iTunes $0.99 movie rental of the week is The Bling Ring.

Fry’s has dozens of Blu-rays available for $4.99 each, but many are currently backordered. You can still place your order at the discounted price and it will ship as it’s available.

Blu-rays from Amazon:

Amazon’s DVD deals of the week:

  • 55% Off “Boy Meets World” Complete Collection – $44.99
  • 46% Off “Saved by the Bell” Complete Collection – $26.99
  • 58% Off “Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids: The Complete Series” – $49.99
  • Up to 73% Off “The Wild Wild West: The Complete Series” and “Gunsmoke” – various prices

Target Black Friday Ad: iPad Air w/ $100 gift card $479, iPad mini w/ $75 gc $299, Apple TV $89, HDTVs, games, more

Target-Black-Friday-2013-Apple-ipad-iphone-9to5toysInstead of falling victim to a leak, Target has posted its Black Friday ad almost 3 weeks before the yearly shopping holiday. It is loaded with hundreds of hot tech products, movies, music, home goods, and more.

Remember, ‘Red’ cardholders will save an extra 5% on top of the advertised specials. Target will open at 8PM on Thanksgiving. Check out the entire ad here. Our ‘best bets’ are as follows:

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This Week In Entertainment: Lady Gaga ARTPOP free iTunes Radio stream, Eminem, We’re The Millers

Every Tuesday record labels and entertainment studios push out their new releases for download and purchase on traditional media (CDs, Blu-rays, vinyl, etc). Below you will find the most popular music and movie releases for the week of November 5th 2013.

Music:

  • Lady Gaga – ARTPOP: FREE iTunes Radio First Play stream, $14.99 pre-order
  • Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2 (deluxe) $15.99  Update: Get the non-deluxe version for just $4.99 at Amazon.
  • Avril Lavigne – Avril Lavigne $10.99
  • Celine Dion – Loved Me Back To Life $11.99

Check out the full list of new releases on iTunes here.

Movies:

Full list of new Movie/TV on iTunes here and DVD/Blu-ray here.

This Week In Entertainment: Eminem preorder, Toby Keith, Arcade Fire, R.I.P.D., Monsters Univ, more

Every Tuesday record labels and entertainment studios push out their new releases for download and purchase on traditional media (CDs, Blu-rays, vinyl, etc). Below you will find the most popular music and movie releases for the week of October 29th 2013.

Music:

  • Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2 Deluxe) preorder $15.99
  • Toby Keith – Drinks After Work (Deluxe) $11.99
  • Arcade Fire – Reflektor $11.99
  • Linkin Park – Recharged $11.99
  • Misc – Songs for Halloween $0.69 each

Check out the full list of new releases on iTunes here.


Movies:

Full list of new Movie/TV on iTunes here and DVD/Blu-ray here

This Week In Entertainment: DJ Khaled, Katy Perry, The Internship, The Conjuring, more

Every Tuesday record labels and entertainment studios push out their new releases for download and purchase on traditional media (CDs, Blu-rays, vinyl, etc). Below you will find the most popular music and movie releases for the week of October 22nd 2013.

Music:

  • Katy Perry – Prism (Deluxe) $14.99
  • DJ Khaled – Suffering From Success (Deluxe) $11.99
  • Motorhead – Aftershock $9.99
  • Justin Beiber – Hold Tight (Single) $1.29
  • Taylor Swift – Sweeter Than Fiction (Single) $1.29

Check out the full list of new releases on iTunes here.

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Full list of new Movie/TV on iTunes here and DVD/Blu-ray here

This week’s best entertainment releases: Paul McCartney, Pearl Jam, Eminem, Pacific Rim, more


Every Tuesday record labels and entertainment studios push out their new releases for download and purchase on traditional media (CDs, Blu-rays, vinyl, etc). Below you will find the most popular music and movie releases for the week of October 15th 2013.

Music:

  • Paul McCartney – New (deluxe edition) $13.99
  • Pearl Jam – Lightning Bolt $11.99
  • Eminem – Rap God (single) – $1.29

Check out the full list of new releases on iTunes here.

Movies:

Full list of new Movie/TV on iTunes here and DVD/Blu-ray here

The first three seasons of Breaking Bad on DVD for $10 each (Reg. $27)

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Amazon is offering seasons one, two, and three of Breaking Bad on DVD for just $10 each. That’s a savings of $17 per DVD and the lowest price ever for season three and just a couple bucks over the best price for season one and two. Amazon also has a preorder of the complete series on Blu-ray with a replica money barrel and Los Pollos Hermanos apron for $202.

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