Crave: As much as we complain about the high prices of standalone Blu-ray players, in some ways the high prices of Blu-ray movies are even more frustrating. This week, Warner Home Video has taken a step in the right direction, by announcing that the company will offer discounted pricing on select titles this fall.
While there isn’t a complete list of movies that will be available at this lower pricing, Video Business reports that The Fugitive, Enter the Dragon, Clockwork Orange, The Shining, The Aviator, Road Warrior and Swordfish will get the discount. Additionally, some newer movies will get a smaller price cut, including 300, The Departed, I Am Legend, Ocean’s 13 and We Are Marshall.
While this certainly won’t make everyone run out and buy a Blu-ray player, it’s definitely good news that studios are hearing complaints that Blu-ray movies are just too expensive at their current levels.