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The JWFan Office Pool 2012: When will HOOK sell out?

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HOOK will go up for sale at 1pm PST on Tuesday, March 27th. When will it sell out? Make your guess in this thread and the winner will receive a free CD from me. I have about 4-5 random film score CDs floating around that you can pick from.

The only rule is that you must select a 15-minute increment of time, and must post your guess in PST. So for example you can guess Wednesday March 18th at 5:00, 5:15, 5:30, or 6:00 PST but you cannot guess 5:17, 5:38, or 6:01. (Though you are welcome to post a specific time like that if you want, for extra cred if you are right)

Post your guesses here and I will compile them in the main post. Once you make your guess you cannot change! I will be taking guesses right up until the CD goes on sale.

Whoever guesses closest to the sell-out date posted by LLL wins a free cd!

Wednesday, March 28 -- 10:15 AM PST. - Mike C

Wednesday, March 28th, 12:00PM PST - scallenger

March 28th at 1:00 PST. - ET&Elliot4Ever

Thursday, March 29th at 11:00 AM. - Incanus

March 29th, HIGH NOON. - The_Trout

Thursday, March 29 at 5:00 PM PST - Hedji

Friday at noon - Mr. Movies

Friday, March 30th 1.15 PM PST - fommes

Friday, March 30th at 7:00 PM PST - indy4

8:30 PM PST on Friday the 30th. - Kendall Ozzel

Friday, March 30th 10.15 PM PST - Marian Schedenig

Saturday March 31, 2012 - NOON - K.K.

March 31 4:15 pm PST - ST-321

March 31st at 9pm PST - Richard Penna

Sunday, April 1st, 15:00 PM - hornist

April 1st at 5:45 PM - crocodile

April 1st at roughly 6pm EST - Charlie Brigden

April 3rd, 1PM PST - wanner251

Thuesday 3rd April at 09:15 PM PST. - Alexander

April 4th, 7.30 pm - tannhauser

April 10, 10:00 PM. - Ro Sajooc

Wednesday April 11th, 6:15pm PST - Joe Brausam

April 12th, 6:00 PM - Josh500

April 27th, 1:00 pm. - Luke Skywalker

May 2nd, 6 PM - Wojo

May 10th, 1 PM - Stefan Cosman

May 17, 14:00 - Thor

June 2nd, Noon - TheTennisBallKid

Derp derp derp - Bloodboal

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Thursday, March 29 at 5:00 PM PST

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ONE DOLLAR! Wait, that's the Price is Right.

Do we know how many they're printing yet?

EDIT: Ah, just saw the other post. 5000? Hmm. I'll take March 29th, HIGH NOON.

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I'm going to say Friday at noon. Sorry if I'm inching in on fommes' territory. :lol:

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If people went crazy enough for Die Hard, and I believe Hook is much more sought after than that, I'm gonna be the extremest and actually say:

Wednesday, March 28th, 12:00PM PST

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If people went crazy enough for Die Hard, and I believe Hook is much more sought after than that.

I have to agree with you on this one.

I for one could not even begin to try and figure out when this would sell out. However, if Hook is still around by April 6th I'll be really surprised.

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since its so unlikely i'm going to get this right... i'll just say this:

Like every new williams release in recent years (amazingly) it will not sell out in hours and will last by the least a month (or even wont sell out :P) . so that would be April 27th, 1:00 pm.

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Thursday, March 29th at 11:00 AM.

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Trying to use a bit of logic here, I think 5000 is a high enough number to make it stick around for a while. Sure, it's a fan favourite -- long desired -- but I've seen bigger titles with only 3000 CD's take a long, long time. Also, there are -- believe it or not -- quite a few people like me who love Williams, love the score, but that are content with the Epic release. So they're probably out too.

As such, I think it will stick around to, say, May 17, at least (just a random day that also happens to be the Norwegian national day). If not longer.

Of course, I may be totally off here. Time will show. Either way, it's gonna be a big seller.

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May 10th, 1 PM

Did you put that backwards on purpose, or are you patronizing us?

~*~

May 2nd, 6 PM

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Whatever the date is in BTTF2 time circuits panel. That's my guess.

October 21, 2015

It's the only date that happens after the movie Hook was even made.

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I think it's going to take a few days at 5000 units, but people have had the time and notice to get funds in place, so I'm going to take a stab at March 31st at 9pm PST.

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Whatever the date is in BTTF2 time circuits panel. That's my guess.

October 21, 2015

It's the only date that happens after the movie Hook was even made.

No, I think he means it's going to sell out 126 years ago.

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True.

Actually, can I change my answer? I think it'll sell out on September 2, 1885. Hope you're giving away something I like, Jason! :P

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If people went crazy enough for Die Hard, and I believe Hook is much more sought after than that, I'm gonna be the extremest and actually say:

Wednesday, March 28th, 12:00PM PST

Apples and oranges. Like Predator, Die Hard went fast mainly because its only previous release was a limited edition with a hefty secondary market value. People snapped it up either because they couldn't afford the last CD or they had the Varese and wanted to sell it for a premium.

I think the 5000 limit may make some people think they can wait a bit, but I'll go for April 1st at roughly 6pm EST.

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No, I think he means it's going to sell out 126 years ago.

"Are you Marty McFly? I've GOT somethin' for you: a CD!"

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5000 copies......

I think it will last for at least a month. Trek 5 took how long to sell? And a more popular title "ID4" even did not sell out yet!

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I'm gonna say 8:30 PM PST on Friday the 30th.

But it's hard to say. It is a very popular score. It's Williams. Oft requested expansion. But it is a good OST, and a readily available one. We'll see...

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Hook is more popular than Star Trek V

I really don't think so. That is a Goldsmith score.

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