The site is discounting movie bundles, including the 'Die Hard' and 'Predator' series, for Prime subscribers
Prime subscribers and proud nerds, get your impulse-buying fingers ready. Amazon Prime Day is Tuesday, July 11, and starting Monday at 9 p.m. ET, the retailer is releasing new deals for subscribers every five minutes for 30 hours, according to its website. EW has rounded up some of the most notable movie box sets, collections, and bundles getting markdowns as part of that the special day, which may be in the running for the new Cyber Monday.
Watch Bruce Willis slowly age over all five Die Hard films, including Die Hard (1988), Die Hard 2 (1990), Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995), Live Free or Die Hard (2007), and A Good Day to Die Hard (2013). The set comes in a box topped with a miniature version of Nakatomi Tower in Los Angeles, where the first movie’s major action scenes take place.
This bundle packs a bevy of mutants together with X-Men, X2, X-Men: Last Stand, X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men: Apocalypse, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, The Wolverine, and Deadpool. (Sorry, Logan fans, but that one’s not included.)
Follow the tale of Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) as he spends the first movie of his “unexpected journey” just getting to a point where he can see the Lonely Mountain. The collection includes features like filmmaker commentary, memorable production stories, and how they blocked and shot those complex battle scenes.
This set doesn’t include the franchise’s most recent installment Jason Bourne — which marked Matt Damon’s return to the franchise — but it does have an empty slot in which you can slide that DVD, if you already own it. It does, however, contain the 2012 Jeremy Renner universe extension in which he plays a new hero, Aaron Cross. It also features include a lot of behind-the-scenes details on car chases and fight sequences.
This collection spans the first movie franchise born out of the original Star Trek TV series, and includes all six films from Star Trek: The Motion Picture to VI: The Undiscovered Country. Although the set has limited extras and commentary, most of the Amazon reviews say the film’s picture and audio quality have vastly improved.
Liam Neeson’s former CIA operative character really can’t catch a break in this thriller trilogy, which all starts when he has to save his 17-year-old daughter from a human trafficking ring in France. The listing doesn’t mention any special features, but unless it’s just Neeson’s outtakes from the “I will find you, and I will kill you” speech, we don’t want them!
Vampiress warrior Selene (Kate Beckinsale) tries to survive in a world where humans and werewolves are at war with her kind in Underworld, Underworld: Evolution, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, Underworld: Awakening. It doesn’t include the most recent installment, 2016’s Blood Wars, but Amazon will be discounting it for Prime Day as well, and you can buy it here.
The films, based on a Japanese video game of the same name, stars Milla Jovovich as Alice, a former security operative who vows to destroy her ex-employer, a bioengineering pharmaceutical company responsible for a zombie uprising. It features DVDs and digital codes for all six films in the saga, Resident Evil (2002), Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004), Resident Evil: Extinction (2007), Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010), Resident Evil: Retribution (2012), and Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016).
“Get to the chopper!” This pentalogy centers the sometimes-invisible extraterrestrial creatures who comes to earth to hunt humans for sport who Arnold Schwarzenegger, Danny Glover, Adrian Brody all take turns fighting, and another alien species that threatens to destroy both. The box set includes all five movies with director’s commentary, deleted extended scenes, and unrated cuts.
“The World’s Largest Film Collection From a Major Studio!” the listing for this set boasts. With 100 movies on 55 discs, the collection includes a Warner Brothers Lot tour documentary, hours of commentary, and behind-the-scenes exclusives. Some heavy hitter classics from the list are:
Gone with The Wind (1939), Wizard of Oz (1939), Citizen Kane (1941), Casablanca (1943), A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? (1962), 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory (1971), A Clockwork Orange (1972), The Color Purple (1985), Goodfellas (1990), Shawshank Redemption (1994), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001), The Notebook (2004), The Dark Knight (2008), and Inception (2010).
This set bundles the three iconic movies from writer and director John Hughes that defined 80s teen life. The three discs contain Sixteen Candles (1984) with a featurette on Universal Studios in ’80s, The Breakfast Club (1985) with commentary from Anthony Michael Hall and Judd Nelson, and Weird Science (1985) plus its TV pilot episode.