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Best Black Friday TV and Movie Deals: Criterion Box Sets, ‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage,’ and More

Major Black Friday markdowns include "Ingmar Bergman's Cinema" and "Venom: Let There Be Carnage," the "Mission: Impossible" franchise, and more.

Tom Hardy stars as Eddie Brock/Venom in Columbia Pictures' VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE.

“Venom: Let There Be Carnage”

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Chances are you are probably purging your home of unnecessary items after spending more time inside due to the pandemic. That’s great, because it just means you’ll have more room to fill your bookshelves (or DVD shelves or wherever you store your physical media) with these excellent Black Friday deals.

We’ve scoured the internet for rock-bottom prices on some truly incredible films and TV shows, from major action movies like “Black Widow,” “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” and “Jurassic World” to the massive Criterion-curated collection from Ingmar Bergman that is marked down 50% or more.

See below for a list of movies that are currently on sale. For more discounts check out our picks for the best tech deals for Black Friday.

“Venom: Let There Be Carnage” (Blu-ray + DVD+ Digital)

Tom Hardy returns as one of Marvel’s greatest and most complex characters in “Venom: Let There Be Carnage.” Directed by Andy Serkis, the film also stars Michelle Williams, Naomie Harris and Woody Harrelson.

“Free Guy” 4K Ultra HD (Blu-ray)

“Free Guy” stars Ryan Reynolds as a bank teller who finds out he’s actually a background character in an open-world video game. Jodie Comer, Taika Waititi, Lil Rel Howery, and Joe Keery are also featured in the movie.

“Black Widow” (Blu-ray + Digital)

Scarlett Johansson gets into character for Marvel’s first standalone “Black Widow” film. This Blu-ray includes a digital copy of the action-packed movie, and thanks to Target’s buy two get one free Black Friday deal on movies, you can add a few Blu-rays or DVDs to your shopping cart.


“The Karate: Kid 3-Movie Collection 4K UHD (Blu-ray + Digital)

Wax on, wax off. This “Karate Kid” film trilogy collection will be released on December 7, but you can pre-order it today at a discounted price. The set includes all three films starring Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita.

“A Quiet Place 2-Movie Collection” (Blu-ray)

Get “A Quiet Place” and “A Quiet Place 2” with this two-movie set starring Emily Blunt and John Krasinski. The first movie introduced audiences to the sound-hunting monsters, while the sequel finds the Abbot family in a fight for survival.

“A Christmas Story” (Blu-ray)

“A Christmas Story” is a holiday classic that never gets old. Pick up the Blu-ray for $8 and enjoy this holiday film all year long.

“Attack on Titan” Season 3: Part 1 (Blu-ray)

For anime fans, this “Attack on Titan” Season 3 Blu-ray box set comes with over 130 minutes of special features including interviews with actors Yuki Kaji and Bryce Papenbrook.

Ingmar Bergman’s Cinema Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

An Amazon coupon brings the price of this massive, region-free Blu-ray set down to $150 — a bargain for the obscene amount of content you’ll get with Criterion Collection’s comprehensive collection of Ingmar Bergman’s films, put together in 2018 in celebration of the Swedish filmmaker’s 100th birthday. You’ll get 39 of his films, from rare early outings to essential classics (“The Seventh Seal,” “Persona,” “Fanny and Alexander”) and 18 never before released by Criterion, arranged as a curated film festival with “opening” and “closing” nights. You’ll also get 11 introductions, six audio commentaries, and two rarely seen documentary shorts by Bergman; more than five hours of interviews with Bergman and his key collaborators; behind-the-scenes footage; trailers; featurettes; and a 250-page book.

“Schitt’s Creek” The Complete Collection (DVD)

Give the gift of Canadian kindness and joy this holiday season with the entire Emmy-sweeping series on DVD.

“Mission: Impossible” – 6 Movie Collection (Blu-ray + Digital)

Here’s a fun drinking game to play as you make your way through Tom Cruise’s “Mission: Impossible” oeuvre: Drink every time Tom Cruise does his Tom Cruise run. But make sure sometimes your beverage is water — for safety. Because you might not remember what’s going on by the time you reach the series’ finest film, 2018’s “Fallout.”

“Parasite” The Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

The Criterion edition of the groundbreaking Oscar-winning phenomenon “Parasite” includes features approved by director Bong Joon Ho, with a new 4K digital master, commentary from director Bong, a black and white version of the film with a new introduction by Bong, new interviews with Bong and his crew, a master class featuring Bong from the 2019 Lumière Festival, and more.

“1917” (Blu-ray)

It costs just $6 to own “1917”  — so why not purchase a copy of Sam Mendes’ World War I drama, which comes complete with a complimentary digital copy?

“The Office” Complete Series (Blu-ray)

Episodes of “The Office” are streaming on Peacock, but if you want to own physical copies, pick up the complete series on Blu-ray which is on sale for $90. If you’d rather have it on DVD, it only cost $40.

“John Wick” : Chapters 1-3 [Blu-ray + DVD + Digital]

Watch Keanu Reeves kick ass with this Blu-ray and DVD set featuring the first three films in this action franchise about an ex-assassin who returns to the game after the death of his wife (and puppy).

Rocky: Heavyweight Collection (Blu-ray)

This 40th anniversary edition features Blu-rays of the six films about Sylvester Stallone’s iconic character, plus a slew of remastered special features.

“Friends” The Complete Series (Blu-ray)

Relive all of the adventures of Monica, Ross, Rachel, Joey, Phoebe, and Chandler with the “Friends” complete collection Blu-ray box set. If you’re more partial to DVDs, this set is only $50 at Walmart.

“The Twilight Saga” 5 Movie Collection [Blu-ray]

Five cinematic masterpieces for the price of one? A bargain. Get it on DVD for $12.35 if you’re looking for a slightly cheaper option.

“Jurassic World” 5-Movie Collection (Blu-ray)

Revisit the magic of “Jurassic Park” through the years while you wait for the upcoming nostalgia-filled new film in the series. You’ll get Blu-ray and digital copies of 1993’s “Jurassic Park,” 1997’s “The Lost World,” 2001’s “Jurassic Park III,” 2015’s “Jurassic World,” and 2018’s “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.”

Universal 10-Film Comedy Collection (DVD) 

Make sure to click the coupon button to get the Black Friday price on this ten-film collection of comedies on DVD, including special features for each movie. The collection features: “American Pie,” “The Big Lebowski,” “Billy Madison,” “Bruce Almighty,” “The Change-Up,” “Meet the Parents,” “The Nutty Professor,” “Role Models,” “Ted,” and “Tower Heist.”

“Batman: The Complete Animated Series” (Blu-ray w/ Digital Copy)

Catch all 109 episodes of the beloved ’90s animated series remastered in this Blu-ray release, complete with digital copy and a slew of extra features including the films “Batman: Mask of the Phantasm” and “Batman & Mr. Freeze: SubZero.”

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