A Reenactor’s Christmas List – Cyber Monday Deals

November 29, 2009 - 2 Comments

by Sarah Barnes

If you are looking for something to buy a reenactor or you’re wanting to offer suggestions to people who may be buying for you, we thought we’d point you to some deals we’ve seen online for Cyber Monday.

Civil War

Civil War Reenactors and enthusiasts might enjoys these deals from Amazon:


Ken Burns' The Civil War on DVD

The Civil War – A Film by Ken Burns
Amazon has Ken Burns’ The Civil War for $50.99.  Normally it’s $99.99. This is a great film that I would daresay redefined the documentary style of film-making.

Gettysburg

Gettysburg (Widescreen Edition)
If you were holding out for a great deal on 1993’s “reenactor classic” Gettysburg is available for on $5.49 and in Widescreen!

World War II

The War

The War – A Film By Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Another great Ken Burns film is The War – A Film By Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Amazon also has it for $50.99.  It’s regular price is $129.99, so this is an even better deal!

Sergeant York
Sergeant York (Two-Disc Special Edition)
The 1941 Gary Cooper classic is on sale for a mere $8.99. Normally it is $26.

Empire of the Sun

Empire of the Sun (Snap Case)
One of my personal favorite movies, Empire of the Sun, featuring a very young Christian Bale is on sale for half-price at $6.99.

The Wild West

Deadwood

Deadwood: The Complete Series
If you’re like me and can’t get enough of Al Swearengen swearin’ up  a storm, you definitely need to snap up this great deal on the complete Deadwood series. It’s $97.49 where it’ll normally set you c**ks**kers back $179.00. 😛

Blu-Ray Movies

If you have a Blu-Ray player, there are also some really great deals.  Here is a link to the Blu-Ray discs that might be of interest to reenactors: Amazon.com Blu-Ray Cyber Monday Deals

I noticed they had The Searchers [$7.99] (which probably looks AMAZING in Blu-Ray), Valkyrie [$14.99], The Last Samurai [$10.99], Alexander, Revisited – The Final Cut [$7.99], Wyatt Earp [$7.99], 10,000 B.C. [$14.99], Gettysburg: The Battle and the Address [$6.49], How the West Was Won (Blu-ray Book) [$20.49], Lonesome Dove (2-Disc Collector’s Edition) [$11.99]

These are only deals I found for Cyber Monday, but I am sure there are lots of other great gift ideas for reenactors.  What do you want for Christmas?

Comments (2)

Jaeri Knock

November 29th, 2009 at 6:00 pm    


I have a never worn Campfollower distaff linen day dress on ebay right now my ID is jaeri05makespafolkart

Jill

January 17th, 2013 at 9:44 am    


“Empire of the Sun” is a great choice, my mother lived in China at that time when she was a child and she was amazed at the level of accuracy of the details of the movie.

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