Difference between this and the "Complete Box Set" ?


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Initial post: 22 Nov 2008 12:25:02 GMT
S. England says:
There seems to be two box-sets of Father Ted..

(1) Father Ted - The Definitive Collection [1995] [DVD]
(2) Father Ted : Complete Box Set [DVD] [1995]

(1) seems to have five discs where as (2) has four, but according to amazon (2) has a longer running time (632 minutes compared to 607).

Anyone know why?

Posted on 10 Jul 2009 09:09:58 BDT
There are just commentaries on (2), while there are loads of extras on (1) along with the commentries on (2). I don't know about the rutime problem, but I can assure you all the episodes on (1) are full and not edited. The third series on (1) is split into two discs, while (2) just has it on one disc, hence the extra disc on (1). If you take my advice, you should get (1) as it has much more extras. The price is higher, but I think its worth it.

In reply to an earlier post on 14 Dec 2009 17:38:00 GMT
Is the "Christmassy Ted" Xmas special dvd (that u can buy separately) included on these box sets??
My head is addled trying to figure it out!!!

Posted on 18 Dec 2009 16:38:06 GMT
'A Christmassy Ted' is included on both boxsets, located on Disc 2.

Posted on 9 Apr 2015 22:02:26 BDT
What is the difftence between. Complete set a dinfinitive set

Posted on 18 Apr 2015 20:50:26 BDT
Hmc says:
Can this be played in region 1; that is the usa? Want to send a present...... Says region 1 but I'm confused .......

In reply to an earlier post on 5 May 2015 04:50:50 BDT
mythmaker says:
The Definitive Collection was released both in Region 2 in PAL format, and also in Region 1/NTSC.

Most likely, if you order one from Amazon.co.uk, it'll probably be the R2/PAL one. Unless your friend has region-free/multi-system equipment, you'd be better off to sign into amazon.com instead, and buy him/her the US set, just in case the UK listing says "region 1" by mistake.

In reply to an earlier post on 5 May 2015 07:34:26 BDT
Hmc says:
Thank you
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