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Trading Places [DVD] [1983]-Front_Standard

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Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great comedy by great pros

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    elfmanfan
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    First off, there is no difference in this Blu-ray version; and, the version issued by Paramount a few years ago. Only the cover sheet is different; the special/bonus features are the same. That said; this film still holds up after all this time. While the audio is standard Dolby Digital 5.1; and, not, say , Dolby TruHD 5.1, or DTS HD Masterlossless 5.1, the sound is still very good, and clear. The picture quality is better than the DVD of the movie(which I have) and the detail is sharper. The basic story has been done before( The 3 Stooges did one of their shorts with this as the plot); but, the twists and turns in this film give it the original, and very funny moments. It is not for the kids; but, it is one that I can recommend. Enjoy!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Bought for Personal Finance Class

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    Malacai
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    My kids loved it, I forgot how great a movie this was and many old movies kids have trouble sitting through (old looking film quality, no effects and such). But I had two full classes raving about it, 3 planning to go buy it, and one who finally began to understand the risks of investing in a financial plan.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Classic Comedy Gem.

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    Slimskin
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    This movie gets older but doesnt get dull. All star cast albeit a fairly odd clan of notable actors but the diversity worked out rather well. 5/5 stars hands down.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Funny with SNL cast and Jaime Curtis

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    Disn
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    Good and funny, forgot how comical - the older actors are so good at being bad. Eddie Murphy was great but Dan Aykroyd was awesome. Jaime lee Curtis really helped tie it together along with Denholm Elliott, who was pained to see the whole thing play out as the butler.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Trading Places

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    JEDIMIKE64
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    One of the best movies that came out of the 80’s. No big major improvement over the last time it was released but its on blu ray and it look great. Glad it was rereleased again.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great classic movie

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    dreed19581
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    Both Eddie Murphy and Dan Ackroyd are at their comedic best in this classic comedy. It was so much better on bluray. I would highly recommend this movie.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    A Classic From My Time

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    DJ9091
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    It's not The Wizard of Oz, or Casa Blanca, but it's definitly a classic from MY time! Some great early career Dan and Eddie! A must see!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    A Comedy Classic

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    Shane
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    One of the funniest movies from the 80's starring Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd is a must-have for anyone who loves to laugh!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Very Funny

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    Zach
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    Classic Eddie Murphy film that holds up well over time. Found myself laughing at some of the same old jokes I did when it first came out.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Trading Places Blu-Ray

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    Slperaza40
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    Such a classic & hilarious movie. If you haven’t seen it I suggest purchasing it. Amazing price for such a good movie.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Easy

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    Patti
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    Purchase was quick as was delivery. And the digital download was easy to activate! Of course we already knew movie was hilarious

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    My dude Billy Ray

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    Tominic
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    This classic needs no review and if you think it does then you don't know a thing about classic comedy!!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    LMAO!

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    joe1979

    Lets just say that they don't make comedies like this anymore! This is such a funny flick that should not be missed! Very funny concept! Murphy in his Prime and Akroyd as well. Very very good! See this!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great classic movie from the 80’s!

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    Pdxpaul
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    Nice Blu-ray version of this classic comedy! Great bonus features and revisiting the original cast!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Light and entertaining comedy

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    Mcclin
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    This is a light comedy with some hilarious situations good for a quiet evening where you want something entertaining and funny without having to work too hard watching the movie.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Instant classic

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    QtheSnowman
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    If youve never seen this classic than youre def missing out. A must own for the collection

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Movie Classic

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    Crooklyn2215
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    Trading places is a great movie classic and any movie collector needs to happen e this Great comedy.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Comedy Excellence!

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    RBLex
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    One of THE best comedies ever produced! Another go to for comedy that keeps you rolling on the ground laughing. Great casting, story line and plot! Recommend to all!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Classic Eddie

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    Amber
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    Such a classic movie!! I honestly think this is one of Eddie Murphy's best movies. Great cast!!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Classic 80s comedy!

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    introspectfilms
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    I've always had fond memories of this classic 80s comedy with Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd

    I would recommend this to a friend