3rd tape to be released august 11greenspun.com : LUSENET : Aeon Flux : One Thread
at last, it might finally come out. For those of us that despise eMpTyV, and heard the rumors and searched and searched for this, this comes as a god-send, at last, Operation Terminus will be released!
I found it at videoserve.com, or save time and go to:
So am I correct in saying that with Operation Terminus all the Aeon flux episodes are now available on video tape?
-- trevor goodchild (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 02, 1998
We can hope... In order to capture all of Aeon on video tape, the third tape will have to have three of the half-hour episodes (#1 "Utopia or Deuteronopia?", #5 "The Demiurge", and #8 "Ether Drift Theory") and the 2nd season short, dubbed "Night".
I can't wait to see Ether Drift Theory on video. I suspect that there was a lot of footage that was cut out of the aired version. Did anyone notice the close-up shot of the fish for, what, about one tenth of a second, right after Linze drags Bargeld out of the lab? It seems like a jagged edit. Hopefully the video version will have missing footage.
-- Zach (email@example.com), July 03, 1998.
Well, it says it's 75 mins. That's about an extra 5 mins of footage, right?
-- Philip Mills (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 03, 1998.
Let's see... hopefully 5 minutes of promos maximum, and Night was about 4 or 5 minutes, so that leaves atleast 65 minutes. Episodes are 21 minutes long when they're aired, so they should be a bit fuller. I hope so, anyway -- both the Demiurge and Ether Drift Theory seemed to whiz by a bit too fast when they were aired.
-- Zach (email@example.com), July 23, 1998.
Amazon.com just confirmed the release of Operative Terminus and the box set in august.
-- Philip Mills (firstname.lastname@example.org), August 03, 1998.