Different Gammera the Invincible dub DVDs? Please help.

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Different Gammera the Invincible dub DVDs? Please help.

Postby Hawkangel » Mon Feb 27, 2012 8:31 am

Hi everyone,

I recently bought Shout! Factory's Gamera : The Giant Monster DVD and although the transfer is great, I was disappointed that there are no English dubbed versions on the Disc while the other Shout! Factory Gamera DVDs do.

I'd like to get an English dubbed version (i.e. Gammera the Invincible), obtain a double disc Amaray case and add the cover sleeve, booklet, the Shout! Factory Disc and dubbed version DVD disc into it so I have all the complete versions in one case.
I'm an OCD completist like that. :)

Anyway, I recently came across a couple of dubbed releases, but I am unsure what the difference is and what dubs they contain.
I understand there is the original dub and the Sandy Frank dub, but I am unsure which DVD release contains which.

Here are a couple of releases, can anyone shed any light? -

Alpha Video release

Mill Creek Sci Fi 2 Pack movie release

Eastwest 2 movie release

I'm not really interested in any MST3K releases.
Thanks in advance for any help here.
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Postby Benjamin Haines » Mon Feb 27, 2012 2:56 pm

The first one is the US version. I've never owned the other two but I would guess that anything with "Gammera the Invincible" as the title is the edited US version. The Sandy Frank version was first released on VHS under the title "Gamera."
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Postby O.Supreme » Wed Feb 29, 2012 7:29 pm


Most likely any of those 3 would be the same release, so take your pick (They are all the US edit and original english dub). Its just too bad Neptune Media never finished their project. They were the only distributor to release a licensed and penultimate version of "Gammera The Invincible" on VHS.
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