New Magazine Centerfold: Catalog DVD17 Sep, 2002 By: Hive News
Total Movie & Entertainment magazine announced today that it is including a DVD with each magazine, available on the newsstand and to subscribers. The DVD includes a movie, as well as over 2 hours of bonus material of upcoming film trailers, shorts, behind-the-scenes cover shoots, "the making of the magazine" and music videos on the flip side. September's issue includes the hit movie, Species starring Natasha Henstridge.
"Our magazine redefines the way we stay in touch and in tune with our audience. Our readers are sophisticated moviegoers and DVD lovers and it is a natural evolution that we continue to stimulate them every way we can,” said Total Movie & Entertainment publisher Yoram Pelman. “What could be more natural than to offer moving images in a movie magazine? There is a lot more on the DVD than just the movie, bonus material that will be of interest to the public."
This is not a one-time deal, he assures. Total Movie & Entertainment plans to give its readers DVDs that are "must-haves for any film lover's collection.” Some of the future titles include When Harry Met Sally starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal, Malice starring Nicole Kidman and Alec Baldwin, Wings Of Desire starring Peter Falk and Mississippi Burning starring Gene Hackman and Willem Dafoe. The magazine is available to subscribers at the rate of $24.95 for six issues or $4.16 per issue for six months.
This month's issue features City By The Sea star Eliza Dushku in the hot seat. It also spotlights Natalie Portman, Colin Farrell, Jennifer Garner, Josh Hartnett and more than a dozen members of Hollywood's up-and-comers, Ppus Jake Gyllenhaal on Dustin Hoffman's ass, Amy Locane on swapping spit with Johnny Depp and 8 Mile co-star Taryn Manning talks about her fear of sleeping nude.
Total Movie & Entertainment positions itself as the entertainment magazine for this generation, covering movies, DVDs, music, video games and related entertainment. It is owned by Versatile Media One, Inc.