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Added by admin (352)
Cover by recobanchou and cold_sleeper  

Added on: 12/09/2002
Latest update: 19/04/2021
User updates processed: 13

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Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (1999) [PILF-2830]

スターウォーズ エピソードI ファントム・メナス (cover)

Country  Japan    
Released  07/04/2000
Publisher  20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Price  7800 JPY

UPC  4988102524616UPC=4988102524616
I-S-B-N  (none)
Collection  Star Wars
Category  Sci-Fi

Color  Color
Length  133 min.
Sides  3
Chapters  40
Size  12"
Picture  Letterboxed
Ratio  2.35:1
Plastic  Transparent
Cover  Gatefold
Rot status  Possible candidate [?]
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Manufactured by  Pioneer Japan



Intro Train - Dolby Digital Intro THX Broadway 
 Sound Encoding  Digital Tracks  Analog Left  Analog Right 
 Spoken Language  Subtitles  CC/LD-G #1 
(out of picture)

 Mint Marks sample 
PILF-2830-A11-P   21433A17
PILF-2830-B07-P   32293A17
PILF-2830-C05-P   11643A16
DD-5A-B12-P       25283A15

 Additional Information by admin (352)   12/09/2002 - Last update: 01/11/2019 

Crystal clear video transfer. Comes with a DD EX 6.1 insert in Japanese.

The first copies were coming with a stack of 4 cards in a plastic bag taped to the front cover: Darth Maul, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Queen Amidala, Anakin Skywalker

 Additional Information by tkmedia    21/04/2003 - Last update: 08/04/2005 

Original Theatrical cut of the movie (DVD was Lucas'ized with a different cut).

 Additional Information by laserking (26)   12/06/2009 - Last update: 13/04/2021 

Japan only release.

 Additional Information by mvealf (50)   19/04/2021 

Alien dialog only has Japanese subtitles, no English translation. According to Sight and Sound, this Laserdisc had 2 additional pressings to accommodate the large number of U.S. orders. That would explain why this Laserdisc is the easiest to find today, from this time period.