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Preliminary Results Are in: ``I'm out!'' a Clear Leader in Amazon.com's Favorite ``Seinfeld'' Moments Poll
    SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2005--

   Amazon.com DVD Editors and "Seinfeld Fans" Choose Their Favorite
  Moments from the Epic Show's Fourth Season, Releasing on DVD May 17

With thousands of votes cast to date, Kramer's infamous proclamation: "I'm out!" is the runaway leader in an Amazon.com (Nasdaq:AMZN) poll inviting "Seinfeld" fans to vote for their favorite moment from the show's fourth season.

Releasing on DVD May 17, "Seinfeld: The Complete Fourth Season" is ripe with some of the most memorable and side-splitting moments from the show's nine-year run. Since April 30, Amazon.com (www.amazon.com) has offered customers the opportunity to watch eight quintessential scenes, hand-selected by Amazon.com's DVD editors, and vote for the best of the bunch. The eight scenes in the running are:

    --  "I'm out!"

    --  "It's a show about nothing"

    --  George and Jerry brainstorming

    --  "Not that there's anything wrong with that"

    --  "Here's your Christmas card"

    --  Kramer models underwear/There was no pick

    --  "So you're still the master of your domain?"

    --  "They're real, and they're spectacular"

"I'm out!" jumped to an early lead and has remained atop the pack, with a resounding 33 percent of the votes as of May 9. This scene is followed by "Here's your Christmas card" (18 percent), "So you're still the master of your domain?" (10 percent), "Not that there's anything wrong with that" (10 percent), and "They're real and they're spectacular" (9 percent).

"The fourth season was a breakthrough year for 'Seinfeld,'" said Doug Thomas, Amazon's DVD managing editor. "These clips illustrate how the show became America's favorite water cooler conversation topic; I'm sure fans will get caught up watching and laughing with them. I certainly did. Plus, there is a bounty of excellent extras on these DVDs that fans will love."

For "Seinfeld" fans whose opinions may differ with the results to date, it's not too late. To watch each of these classic season-four moments and cast a vote, visit Amazon.com's DVD Store or go directly to www.amazon.com/seinfeld. Click any link to view that scene; to vote, simply select one scene and click the "Vote and View Results" button. Current results will be displayed once a vote is cast. Poll visitors can also test their "Seinfeld" knowledge with trivia questions like: "What item did George think was stolen from him during auditions for the Kramer character in 'The Pilot'" and "What inscription did Jerry write on the photo he gave to the waitress in 'The Bubble Boy?'"

"Seinfeld: The Complete Fourth Season" has been among Amazon's top-selling DVDs since becoming available for advance order on March 14, 2005 and is currently ranked no. 2 on Amazon.com's DVD top-sellers list. Amazon is offering the DVD at $32.47, a savings of 35 percent.

In addition to "Seinfeld: The Complete Fourth Season," Seinfeld lovers can purchase "Seinfeld: Seasons 1 & 2," "Seinfeld: Season 3," and the "Seinfeld" Limited Edition Gift Set (which includes Seasons 1 through 3, a limited-edition script, Monk's salt and pepper shakers, and playing cards) at Amazon.com, where they will receive Free Super Saver Shipping. Amazon Prime members will receive free two-day shipping or overnight shipping for just $3.99 per item.

For more information about TV shows available on DVD, visit Amazon.com's new Television Central Store, available at www.amazon.com/dvd-tv or via Amazon.com's DVD Store. Television Central visitors will find information about new and future TV show DVD releases, exclusive content from their favorite shows, and up to 50 percent off early-season sets of television series spanning over five decades, from the 1950s to today.

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             Kristin Mariani, 206-266-7180

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