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How much did they cost again?


--- "Pardoe, Richard (PRDR)" <PRDR@chevron.com> wrote:
> At the same time as the talk, there was talk as to
> how to get the
> DVDs.  I had recommended CD Japan and searching
> their website
> by DVD catalog number.  All the details will be in
> the ML archives.
> I used CDJapan to order my copies and they arrived
> within 1 week
> of ordering.
> I did get my copies of the currently available DVDs
> and watched the
> 2-disc summary of 20th century famous matches.  I
> was very impressed
> by the number of matches shown on these discs.  When
> I first watched
> the discs, I didn't take notes, but hope to do so
> this weekend and
> report more completely on the contents of the discs.
> Some highlights to tempt you.
> Was very amazed at the tachi-ai.  Very often, both
> rikishi would
> stand at the shikiri-sen and synchronize breathing
> and start.
> No bending over to touch the shikiri-sen.
> Nice features on "remarkable" rikishi - for example
> - a nice mini
> feature on Mainoumi and his "department store"
> catalog of techniques,
> including some rarer kimarite.
> The menu / index is also nice.  You can link
> directly to any match
> on the disk or the matches of any of the rikishi.
> As I said before, if I have time this weekend, I
> will take notes
> and report for fully on these DVDs.
> But definitely worth the price.  If you are limited
> to just
> 1 disc, I would recommend the second one as it
> starts
> with Chiyonofuji and features the more recent
> rikishi.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jason Soter [mailto:jasonsoter@hotmail.com]
> Sent: Fri, 23 Feb 2001 12:09
> To: Sumo@sun01pt2-1523.statgen.ncsu.edu
> Subject: DVD
> Hi folks,
> There was talk a while back on the list about some
> sumo DVDs available in 
> Japan.  If anyone knows how I can get my hands on a
> copy of one of those. I 
> would greatly appreciate it.
> Thanks alot,
> Jason
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