Fox Connect takes up to 90% offBlu-rays and DVDs as part of its Black Friday Sale, dropping titles to as low as $1.99. That's tied with our mention from two weeks ago as the largest discount we've seen from Fox Connect, and it yields many significant price lows. Shipping starts around $4. Some best bets:
Amazon offers its Prime members preorders for the 2-Disc Frozen on Blu-ray/DVD Combo for $24.99 with free shipping. (Non-members can get free shipping on orders of $35 or more; otherwise, shipping adds $3.98.) That's the lowest total price we could find by $6. Note that no release date is currently provided.
Also available are preorders for Frozen on DVD for $20.99 with free shipping for Prime members or the other shipping options listed above. That's $9 off and another price low.
Best Buy is taking preorders of the Fast & Furious 6 Blu-ray Steelbook for $19.99 with free shipping. (Amazon offers the same price for its Prime members.) That's the lowest total price we could find by $4. This collector's set includes the Blu-ray, DVD, and digital HD editions loaded with extra content.
Mercury Magazines offers a Seventeen Magazine 1-Year Subscription (10 issues) for free in exchange for information about you and your company. That's $5 under our October mention and the first time we've seen this mag for free in over a year. (It's a current price low by $5.) Only "qualified" individuals are eligible.
As one of its daily deals, Woot cuts up to 76% off a selection of musical instruments, with prices starting at $19.99. That's the best sale we've seen on this selection of items from Woot, yielding several price lows. Choose from a drumkit, banjo, guitars, and amps. Shipping adds a flat $5. Deal ends December 9 at 10 am ET. A couple best bets:
GoHastings cuts 45% off most used DVDs, video games, books, and CDs via coupon code "01000011". That's tied with our mention from September as the best general discount we've seen from goHastings this year. (For further comparison, we saw 30% off three weeks ago.) Shipping starts at 96 cents.
Guitar Center offers the Breedlove Atlas C25/SRe Acoustic-Electric Guitar for $549 with free shipping. That's $790 off and the lowest total price we could find. It features an L.R. Baggs LR-T CV-tuner preamp pickup with 3-band EQ, volume control, phase, and chromatic tuner with in-line mute.
Walmart offers Alfred Hitchcock: The Classic Collection on Blu-ray Disc for $14.96. Opt for Site-to-Store pickup to dodge the $4.97 shipping fee. That's $5 under our mention from three weeks ago and the lowest price we've seen. (It's a current price low of $5.) This 3-disc set includes Notorious, Spellbound, and Rebecca.
Of note, Amazon charges the same price with free shipping for Prime members. It's temporarily out of stock, but can still be ordered at this price for delivery when available.
Amazon offers its Prime members Office Space: Special Edition with Flair! on Blu-ray Disc for $4.99 with free shipping. (Non-members can spend over $35 for free shipping; otherwise, it adds $2.98.) That's the lowest total price we could find by $5. It includes special behind-the-scenes features and deleted scenes.
Google Play offers downloads of its Play Picks: Best Tracks of 2013 MP3 Singles for free. That's the best deal we could find for these songs. (Most are at least 99 cents at iTunes and Amazon.) Among the featured artists are CHVRCHES, M.I.A., Drake, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, and Rihanna.
Walmart cut prices on select Blu-ray books to as low as $7.50, as listed below. Choose Site-to-Store pickup to avoid shipping fees, which start at $4.97. They're each at least $2 under the best we could find elsewhere. The deals:
Google Play offers downloads of the December Antenna Sampler MP3 Album for free. That's tied with last month's mention of a different set of songs and the best deal we could find for this 13-track, DRM-free album. It features music from Minor Alps, Blood Orange, and Weekend Nachos. (iTunes and Amazon charge 99 cents or more for most of these tracks.)
Amazon cuts up to 58% off a selection of Studio Ghibli movies on DVD or Blu-ray, with deals starting at $9.99. Even better, Amazon Prime members get free shipping. (Non-members can spend $25 or more to qualify for free shipping; otherwise, shipping adds $3.98.) That's tied with our mention from May as the best sale we've seen on such a selection of Studio Ghibli movies. Titles include Princess Mononoke (pictured), Kiki's Delivery Service, Whisper of the Heart, and more. Deal ends December 7.
Walmart discounts a selection of Blu-ray movie steelbooks, as listed below. Choose Site-to-Store pickup to dodge the $4.97 shipping fee. (Alternatively, spend at least $35 to net free shipping.) Each is at the lowest price we could find by at least $9. The deals:
Amazon offers Prime members over 800 Blu-ray disc moviesunder $10 with free shipping. (Non-members can spend $35 or more to qualify for free shipping; otherwise, shipping costs $3.98.) With prices starting $3.99, that's one of the strongest discounts we've seen on Blu-ray movies from Amazon this year, putting many at the lowest total price we could find. (We last saw an offer for $6 off select Blu-ray titles at Amazon in May.) Choose from titles such as Fight Club, Moneyball, Pulp Fiction, Elf, Braveheart, and more. Note that many titles are temporarily out of stock but still available to order. Some best bets:
Walmart offers A Christmas Story on DVD for $7.50. Opt for Site-to-Store pickup up to avoid the $4.97 shipping fee. (Amazon has it for the same price with free shipping for Prime members.) That's the lowest total price we could find for this Christmas classic by a buck.
Amazon offers Prime members the J.K. Rowling's The Hogwarts Library in Hardcover for $12.95 with free shipping. (Non-members can spend $35 or more to qualify for free shipping; otherwise, it adds $3.99.) That's $4 under last month's mention and the lowest total price we could find by $8. It includes Quidditch Through the Ages, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and The Tales of Beedle the Bard.
Amazon offers the Universal 100th Anniversary Collection on Blu-ray for $133.49 with free shipping. That's $9 under our mention from a week ago and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's a current low by $76.) This collection was released in November 2012 and includes a 72-page book and 25 discs with movies including Jaws, Dracula, The Sting, The Birds, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Out of Africa, Apollo 13, Spartacus, To Kill a Mockingbird, and Despicable Me.