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Second person I've seen comment about the Netflix version of Raganarok being average. For me it (Bluray) had one of the hardest hitting bass scenes I can remember. Very impressive.
Just reviewed the opening first five minutes -- definitely some kick to it. Anyway, it keeps appearing as having changed prices on AMAZON. Down three times in the last day or two. About $16 right now, if that approaches anyone's zone of comfort. MONSTERS DC is at about $13 with price guarantee still possible of giving a better result, but make note, it does not always go down from here -- EX MACHINA was at $17.99 for a few days, now back up to $20 for pre-order.
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Second person I've seen comment about the Netflix version of Raganarok being average. For me it (Bluray) had one of the hardest hitting bass scenes I can remember. Very impressive.
I wonder if people are choosing the English version of the sound track and that explains it?
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I wonder if people are choosing the English version of the sound track and that explains it?
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Can't stand English dubbed movies....would much rather read the subtitles personally.

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just did search if anybody had viewed this - its loaded with LFE - felt like some real deep stuff in places.
I watched it on Vudu. Yes, plenty of bass, but also there were crucial moments where the dialogue was muffled. I ended up using Audyssey Dynamic Volume AND subtitles so I could hear the dialogue without completely deafening myself during the mega-loud sections.

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I watched it on Vudu. Yes, plenty of bass, but also there were crucial moments where the dialogue was muffled. I ended up using Audyssey Dynamic Volume AND subtitles so I could hear the dialogue without completely deafening myself during the mega-loud sections.
I had no dialog issues, but I watched it at reference.

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I had no dialog issues, but I watched it at reference.
Either you were deaf before watching it, or you were deaf afterwards

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Either you were deaf before watching it, or you were deaf afterwards
I like loud, dynamic audio and I watch all my movies at reference. I'm sure I'll pay for it one day though. For people like you who don't like strong dynamics, at least you can use some type of DRC to help adjust to your liking.

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ok continuing my Local Library discovery...I am continuing with grabbing movies I would like to see, but would never buy or even pay to rent...on tap (can only check out 3 at a time):

2012 (anyone comment on bass?)
Day After tomorrow (4.5 on data-bass.com)
Green Lantern (3.75 on data-bass)


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2012 was anemic
Day After Tomorrow is pretty good
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Those 3 I would never buy, but I enjoyed watching all of them. So good move getting them at the library
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Day After Tomorrow is pretty good
Green Lantern has Ryan Reynolds in a starring role
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ok continuing my Local Library discovery...I am continuing with grabbing movies I would like to see, but would never buy or even pay to rent...on tap (can only check out 3 at a time):

2012 (anyone comment on bass?)
Day After tomorrow (4.5 on data-bass.com)
Green Lantern (3.75 on data-bass)


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2012 is infamous as being one of the biggest LFE flops ever. It makes my top three list of most disappointing LFE films with Hobbit part 1 and Revenge of the Sith in the other two spots. The audio besides the bass though is excellent as I remember so just focus on everything but the bass. Hopefully San Andreas, which looks to be a similar type film gets it right in the low end.

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2012 is infamous as being one of the biggest LFE flops ever. It makes my top three list of most disappointing LFE films with Hobbit part 1 and Revenge of the Sith in the other two spots. The audio besides the bass though is excellent as I remember so just focus on everything but the bass. Hopefully San Andreas, which looks to be a similar type film gets it right in the low end.
no kidding! huh how did I miss that...but as long as the sound is good

my top 3 flops for Bass are...so far (in no order)

The Hobbit
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I like loud, dynamic audio and I watch all my movies at reference. I'm sure I'll pay for it one day though. For people like you who don't like strong dynamics, at least you can use some type of DRC to help adjust to your liking.
I save full-range dynamics for listening to music (big-orchestra classical, opera, pipe organ). I don't want to lose my ability to hear the detail in my favorite kind of music because I enjoyed too many exciting movie explosions. I wear hearing protection for mowing the lawn, going to the local air show, vacuuming the house.

If i go to a movie in the theater that I expect will be loud, I use Mac's silicon ear plugs. This started after I spent much of the last Star Trek movie with my fingers in my ears due to the frequent loud, hitched noise. And when it comes to bass, I find that even the local theatres with the best sound have bloated mid- and lower-bass, compared to my home system (dual M&K subs, AVR with audyssey XT32).

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The art of flight came in the mail today as I was leaving for work so I played it in my car on the way and the sound was amazing. Very cool music that's in the movie...Looking forward to having it played in the HT room.

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The art of flight came in the mail today as I was leaving for work so I played it in my car on the way and the sound was amazing. Very cool music that's in the movie...Looking forward to having it played in the HT room.

I just got my copy last week in the mail as well. I still can't believe it took me this long to watch it. Not only is the sound incredible, but the PQ is just as good. I watched it 3 times in a row with a few friends over the weekend. Do yourself a favor and give it a spin.... you won't regret it.
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