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Im still rockin' Pacific Rim.
Haven't heard a movie beat it for lows yet.
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Well, suggest me a movie that hits lows harder than Pacific Rim, man!
I'll watch it right now!
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War of the worlds. Pacific rim is a 30hz bassfest.
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Im still rockin' Pacific Rim.
Haven't heard a movie beat it for lows yet.
Even though I would like better extension with PR, it is one of my bass favorites as well. The bass that is there hits HARD and in all the right spots. Not to mention as far as pure bass quantity, it is one of the very best. Throw in kick ass 3d and it is a GREAT HT ride IMO.
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War of the worlds. Pacific rim is a 30hz bassfest.
Just imo but that movie was meh.
But when it came out(almost ten years ago!)i watched it all the time for its bassy scenes!

I really didn't like the movie but it sounded great.
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War of the worlds. Pacific rim is a 30hz bassfest.

WotW is still king. HTTYD is a great bass movie too. I'll admit, I need to rewatch PR now that I own it, but I wasn't thrilled with it the first time. I know the newest Godzilla had my subs rocking throughout the whole movie and had similar extension to PR.


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Just finished up watching John Wick....very nice movie indeed. Good sound, great bass...one of the better movies released as of late. Definitely worthy of purchasing!!

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Pacific Rim is one of my bass favorites ... throw in kick ass 3d and it is a GREAT HT ride IMO.
Could not agree more on Pacific Rim.

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Well, suggest me a movie that hits lows harder than Pacific Rim, man!
I'll watch it right now!
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Well, suggest me a movie that hits lows harder than Pacific Rim, man!
I'll watch it right now!
Have you tried The Incredible Hulk? That's what heavy creatures moving around are supposed to sound like, in my opinion.
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Have you tried The Incredible Hulk? That's what heavy creatures moving around are supposed to sound like, in my opinion.
TIH is still KING IMO.

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Have you tried The Incredible Hulk? That's what heavy creatures moving around are supposed to sound like, in my opinion.
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TIH is still KING IMO.
I agree, Hulk is a front to back, end to end hard hitting bass fest that let's you walk away with your LFE addiction satisfied.
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I just re-visited the newer Total Recall. Fun movie with very sad bass. What a pity.
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I just re-visited the newer Total Recall. Fun movie with very sad bass. What a pity.
That had good bass for me.
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That had good bass for me.
Yeah, it had some but not enough to stand out. Having said that I guess I should add I liked the over all audio in general. But for me the LFE was lacking.
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Yeah, it had some but not enough to stand out. Having said that I guess I should add I liked the over all audio in general. But for me the LFE was lacking.
That's a fair statement. It isn't TIH by no means.

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Huh?! Total recall 2012 was a very bass heavy movie

http://data-bass.ipbhost.com/index.php?/topic/12-the-low-frequency-content-thread-films-games-music-etc/page-20#entry567

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Level - 3 Stars (109.24dB composite)
Extension - 5 Stars (3Hz)
Dynamics - 4 Stars (25.33dB)
Execution - 5 Stars - Full bandwidth track. My fav part was the initial shoot out at the Rekall location, with the wild pulls and zooms throughout the room, as well as the car chase.

Overall - A solid 4.25 Stars.

Recommendation - Buy for the Bass, Rent for the story. You may want to buy it, but not everyone is into dystopian thrillers.

This is a full bandwidth track, but held back a bit in level and dynamics. This may have been a home mix, or not. Hard to tell.

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That's a fair statement. It isn't TIH by no means.

There are only a handful of movies that are.

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Haven't seen this one yet!
I'm downloading it this second... damn, my internet is slow.
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Rewatched oblivion last night. Damn! Good movie with a great soundtrack.
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I'll get Total Recall aswell, shortly after Enders Game.
I have already seen The Incredible Hulk. It was good but i would just prefer to see a movie haven't seen yet as of right now. I will revisit Hulk later when the Skar ZVX 18's get installed in a few weeks here.
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Anybody do a spectrum graph of The Interview?

Four scenes in particular, had some really potent bass.
The test launch of an ICBM, two scenes involving tanks firing shells and the firing of a 50 cal machine gun,
through a locked door, which shredded to pieces soldiers standing on the other side.
Nice blood splatter in that scene.

You could really feel the heft and weight of the explosions in this one.
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Make sure your AVR isn't turning on Dynamic Compression with those TrueHD discs.

A lot of AVRs default to on with Dolby TrueHD and DD discs, I know mine did.
This is actually misleading. While some receivers such as Onkyo default to having the DRC function on auto. Auto means just that it will only turn on DRC if the disc is authored to flag the DRC on. From my recollection the only wrongly authored disc that does this is the first Ironman movie, the fix is the manually turn off DRC.
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TIH and WOTW is still my #1 movie to give my subs a workout. I like LS drop zone scene too. Very good amount single digit extension there..
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TIH and WOTW is still my #1 movie to give my subs a workout. I like LS drop zone scene too. Very good amount single digit extension there..
Don't forget Cloverfield. These 3 are the holy grail of deep hard hitting bass. And to me Cloverfield may be my favorite because of 2 scenes . The subway attack and helicoptor crash are 2 head crunching scenes of holy **** bass.

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Don't forget Cloverfield. These 3 are the holy grail of deep hard hitting bass. And to me Cloverfield may be my favorite because of 2 scenes . The subway attack and helicoptor crash are 2 head crunching scenes of holy **** bass.
Ah yes.. Cloverfield. Forgot about that one. Looks like I have to do a respin since I haven't scene that over a year ago. Btw, it's been awhile for any recent movies out that's been hitting the singles..

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Huh?! Total recall 2012 was a very bass heavy movie

http://data-bass.ipbhost.com/index.p...ge-20#entry567

Total Recall:

Level - 3 Stars (109.24dB composite)
Extension - 5 Stars (3Hz)
Dynamics - 4 Stars (25.33dB)
Execution - 5 Stars - Full bandwidth track. My fav part was the initial shoot out at the Rekall location, with the wild pulls and zooms throughout the room, as well as the car chase.

Overall - A solid 4.25 Stars.

Recommendation - Buy for the Bass, Rent for the story. You may want to buy it, but not everyone is into dystopian thrillers.

This is a full bandwidth track, but held back a bit in level and dynamics. This may have been a home mix, or not. Hard to tell.

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That is so strange I wonder why I'm missing the bass in this movie. That's a head scratcher, you guys are experiencing it and I'm not. Maybe I need to go in and check my settings.

Doesn't matter I bought the movie because I think it's a fun one to watch, but then again I'm a sucker for sic-fi. Since I own it I'll have plenty of opportunities to find the missing bass. Glad you guys say it has it, I'll pay closer attention next time I watch it.

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Rewatched oblivion last night. Damn! Good movie with a great soundtrack.
Ah Oblivion, I think this is one of the best movies ever for audio. IMO it is the go to movie to test out both the surround sound as well as bass. Good call Kini.
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I will revisit Hulk later when the Skar ZVX 18's get installed in a few weeks here.
FWIW That's a car audio sub and those don't always work well for home theater (less room gain) use plus it has an FS of ~40Hz so this is less than ideal. It drops off below 30Hz like a rock. Considering the cost of that Skar you'd be better off going with multiple Stereo Integrity HT18's or one Stereo Integrity HST18 IMO.

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