Grabbed this one out of my local PR source. So...who here is lining up to get the DVD Trilogy (and the only good Star Wars movies IMHO), tonight? I know I'm not. I have better things to do.
Fans Line Up For Midnight Release Of The Star Wars Trilogy DVD and Star Wars Battlefront At Select Best Buy Stores; Select Stores Open at Midnight to Meet Demand
for Monday-Tuesday (Sept. 20-21)
What: Timed to coincide with the worldwide release of the Star Wars Trilogy(TM) and LucasArts' new game, Star Wars Battlefront, select Best Buy stores are set to celebrate the release of the Trilogy on DVD and the debut of Battlefront with fans across the U.S at Midnight Opening events starting Monday night, Sept. 20, extending into the early hours of Tuesday morning, Sept. 21.
Star Wars fans have been anticipating the Trilogy DVD release for years, and now with Star Wars Battlefront, fans can live their favorite Star Wars battles on the following platforms: the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system, the Xbox video game system from Microsoft and for the PC. Welcoming all fans,film enthusiasts and gamers, the festivities, music, and events, including Star Wars trivia contests, will culminate at 12:01 a.m. on Sept. 21 when participating Best Buy stores open their doors.
Lucky trivia contest winners at each location will take home prize packages that include the DVD set, Star Wars Battlefront, an Xbox video game system, and more.
When: Monday, Sept. 20
-- 10:30 p.m. -- Festivities, music and trivia contests.
Tuesday, Sept. 21
-- 12:01 a.m. -- Star Wars Trilogy DVD on sale.
Where: The following Best Buy stores are participating in the midnight sales:
-- Sterling, VA - 45575 Dulles Eastern Plaza
-- White Marsh, MD - Nottingham Square
-- Westwood - 10861 Weyburn Ave
-- Riverside - 3900 Tyler Street
-- Chicago - 1000 W. North Avenue
-- Bloomington - 2271 East Third Street
-- Richfield - 1000 West 78th Street
-- Westbury - 1100 Old Country Road
-- Plano - 2800 North Central Expressway
For more information about Star Wars, visit www.starwars.com