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post #10471 of 12884 Old 01-28-2009, 10:33 AM
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In the setup menu of your 805 you can determine which processing schemes are used with each sound format. It may be that your 805 is set to output DD when receiving a DD EX signal. Just change it in the menu of the 805. I set my receiver to give me exactly what is on the disc and I change it with the surround button if I want more processing. This way I know what the player is sending to the receiver.

I think this is true for the most part. Most folks will leave it on "Last Valid" as a preset listening mode for the various audio input formats and NOT what it is supposed to be, e.g. TrueHD should presets to TrueHD.

But Dolby EX is not one of the listening mode you can preset to. It is on its own menu item, under Setup >>> Audio Adjustment >>> Dolby EX. The only option is "Auto" or "Manual". Auto will allow you just two listening modes as an option, Dolby EX or THX Surround EX. While Manual, you can select additional listening modes compatible with Dolby EX.

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Saw Max Payne last night and I didn't it was all that badd. Granted several seamless branching stutters were encountered watching the Unrated Director's Cut version, but overall I didn't get the "movie was over before it even started" kinda feeling. It had closure? The DTS-HD MA was also refernce material...

I dunno? I'll watch the Theatrical version tonight and wrap up the Technical Review. Also, I thought Samual L. Jackson was in this movie... with the weird clown makup and all... probably it a different movie I'm thinking of?

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Saw Max Payne last night and I didn't it was all that badd. Granted several seamless branching stutters were encountered watching the Unrated Director's Cut version, but overall I didn't get the "movie was over before it even started" kinda feeling. It had closure? The DTS-HD MA was also refernce material...

I dunno? I'll watch the Theatrical version tonight and wrap up the Technical Review. Also, I thought Samual L. Jackson was in this movie... with the weird clown makup and all... probably it a different movie I'm thinking of?

You are thinking of The Spirit.

So are you saying you like Max Payne (4-5 paws) or think is just so-so (3 paws)?
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another spin on the ol' 1400 tonight and it maybe somewhere between a 3-4 paws... easily, buddy.

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another spin on the ol' 1400 tonight and it maybe somewhere between a 3-4 paws... easily, buddy.

You have a good streak going...please don't mess it up!!!
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MAX PAYNE


Studio Fox | Aspect Ratio 2.35:1 | Selected Audio Track English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio

OTHER MOVIE COMPARISON
In the Valley Of Elah meets Universal Soldiers and a little bit of Hitman, Street King, Gone Baby Gone, Doom, Gladiator, and Training Day

WHAT'S THE MOVIE ABOUT
Detective (Mark Wahlberg) is haunted by the murders of his wife and baby son over three years ago and now is getting close to the finding the truth.

BARNEY'S BOOMOO RATING FOR HOME THEATER EXPERIENCE
Overall Home Theater Experience
Movie Stupid So-So [Spectacular]
Video *
Audio **
Subtitle Legibility ***

AUDIO SOUNDSTAGE SUB-CATEGORY
Center Channel Dialog Clarity
Balanced Surround Sound Volume
Surround Sound Detail
Surround Sound Dynamics (Bass, Treble, Separation, and Transition)
Low Frequency Effects

* 1080p/24fps OFF. Very Good to Excellent PQ.
** Bitstream to Onkyo 805 | Late Nite Mode: Off | Re-EQ: Off | 7.2 Surround Sound Setup (7.5 w/ LFE Connected Fronts)
*** White text with thin black borders.3 to 4 liners. Did not use the bottom black bar area. Sometimes too fast.

1400 TECHNICAL DATA
Video Problem: Yes *
Audio Problem: Yes *
Load Problem: No
Total Loading Time: 3 min 19 sec | PS3: 1 min 02 sec | BD35: 1 min 41 sec
Skip Previews "Shortcut" Works: No
Resume Play Works: No
Main Menu or Popup Menu GUI Intensity Rating: Simple Moderate [Complex]
Dynamic Range Compression: Off
FW: 2.0 | PS3: 2.53 | BD35: 1.1

* Several seamless branching video and audio stutters encountered while watching the movie with the 1400 on both versions.

DISC FEATURES WORTH NOTING

Annoying Menu Button Sound or Option Yes, audible only in PCM or stereo mode.

Secondary Audio Yes, Director's Commentary

Featurettes Behind the scenes stuff including Michelle Payne Graphic Novel.

Theatrical Version or Unrated Director's Cut

BonusView Profile 1.1 feature not accessible with the 1400. However, this Fox version of PiP actually plays the PiP in full screen, without it actually being PiP?

WHADABOUT THE MOVIE BARNEY?
Rent: Yes
Boomoo Collection: Yes

This is my second time watching Max Payne and I must admit I kinda like it. Audio is superb on Blu-ray, reference material easily. Style in presentation is very well done and the storyline has something for any action fan can appreciate. I'm not saying it is the greatest movie of all time or anything, but for a movie, watching it on your home theater system, I was entertained and appreciate the underlying artistic effects of the film itself. Maybe I like truth of Nordic Valkyries and Scandinavian/Viking mythology. Maybe because Barney's a sucker for redemption especially if the wife and kids has been taken away prematurely and unjustifyably. And maybe because Barney picked up on, appreciated, the subtle artistic presentation of the last scene changes in the weather. Or coulda been the perdy girls and blowing thing up in the movie. But for whatever strange reason, Max Payne can't really be dismissed as another bad overhyped/underhyped flick. Give it a fair rental and don't be surprised if you want to catch it on sale and add it to you boomoo collection.

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As promised, I present the third issue of KingLeer's Monthly 1400 Compatibility Report!

Somewhat of a slow month for Blu-ray movies for The Leer.

Player: Samsung BD-P1400
Firmware: 1.7
Connectivity:
audio - bitstreamed
video - component 1080i

Receiver: Onkyo TX-SR875
Speaker setup: 6.2
Display: Samung 30" widescreen CRT

January's Blu-ray Movies:
  • Wanted (DTS-HD MA 5.1) - several audio dropouts throughout the movie. In particular, a dropout at 20:10 was consistently reproducible.
  • Bottle Rocket (DTS-HD MA 5.1) - no issues
  • Pineapple Express (Dolby TrueHD 5.1) - no issues

January's SD-DVD Movies:
  • The Big Lebowski - no issues
  • Feast (horror 2005) - no issues
  • Where Eagles Dare - no issues
  • Dune: Extended Edition - no issues (but grainy as hell)

I think this is the month that I upgrade to 2.0 firmware. I couldn't be bothered to do the update and re-test Wanted, my suspension of belief could not be extended into another viewing.

Really looking forward to February: Being There and My Name Is Bruce will both be blind buys! This month I'm also hoping to work my way through Band of Brothers on blu, a gift from the holidays I haven't yet had the chance to crack the seal on.

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Barney, did you returned the Panasonic BD35? If not, why you keep using the 1400?
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No, buddy. I still have the BD35. I just seem to can't get rid of my evil ways, I guess. There isn't a boomoo I haven't been able to get the 1400 to not play. So I still continue to watch movies with the 1400 for no apparent good reason ? I just use the BD35 and the PS3 to test loading time and do BD-Live/BonusView stuff with.

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No, buddy. I still have the BD35. I just seem to can't get rid of my evil ways, I guess. There isn't a boomoo I haven't been able to get the 1400 to not play. So I still continue to watch movies with the 1400 for no apparent good reason ? I just use the BD35 and the PS3 to test loading time and do BD-Live/BonusView stuff with.

Next up the technical review for Ghost Town... playing with the 1400?

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naw, I still haven't come up with a good reason to give to my Boss, aka The Wife, why I bought the BD35 while the 1400 is still being used to play all the movies .

Having been with a tech junky for a while, I think? she still understands, I hope. This stuff is addictive. I mean, I still got an eye out for the Sony 550 and the Oppo now . I'm just sick , I guess!

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GHOST TOWN


Studio DreamWorks | Aspect Ratio 2.35:1? (not labeled) | Selected Audio Track English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD

OTHER MOVIE COMPARISON
Ghost meets The Sixth Sense and a little bit of Stranger Than Fiction and The Visitor

WHAT'S THE MOVIE ABOUT?
Dr. Bertram Pincus is a dentist who recently develops the ability to see the dead. The ghosts need his help to settle unfinished business and leave this world. The plot thickens when he is called to breakup an engagement of a recent widow but falls for her at the same time.

BARNEY'S BOOMOO RATING FOR HOME THEATER EXPERIENCE
Overall Home Theater Experience
Movie Stupid So-So [Spectacular]
Video *
Audio **
Subtitle Legibility ***

AUDIO SOUNDSTAGE SUB-CATEGORY
Center Channel Dialog Clarity
Balanced Surround Sound Volume
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Surround Sound Dynamics (Bass, Treble, Separation, and Transition)
Low Frequency Effects

* 1080p/24fps OFF. Good PQ.
** Bitstream to Onkyo 805 | Late Nite Mode: Off | Re-EQ: Off | 7.2 Surround Sound Setup (7.5 w/ LFE Connected Fronts)
*** White text with thin black borders.Did not use the bottom black bar area.

1400 TECHNICAL DATA
Video Problem: No
Audio Problem: No
Load Problem: No
Total Loading Time: 2 min 32 sec | PS3: 0 min 57 sec | BD35: 1 min 26 sec
Skip Previews "Shortcut" Works: N/A
Resume Play Works: No
Main Menu or Popup Menu GUI Intensity Rating: [Simple] Moderate Complex
Dynamic Range Compression: Off
FW: 2.0 | PS3: 2.53 | BD35: 1.1

DISC FEATURES WORTH NOTING

Annoying Menu Button Sound or Option No

Secondary Audio Yes, Commentary by David Koepp and Ricky Gervaise

Making Of Ghost Town and Ghostly Effects Behind the scenes stuff.

Some People Can Do It Bloopers

Bookmark Bookmarks are retained even after turning the 1400 Off and back On again.

WHADABOUT THE MOVIE BARNEY?
Rent: Yes
Boomoo Collection: No

Ghost Town was actually a good rental. Tho the plot is nothing original, you'll find yourself watching the entire movie to see the how it's gonna end. Pretty much not that much surround sound because it is a dialog heavy type of movie. Chick flick + some comedy, give Ghost Town a rent.

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VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA


Studio Weinstein | Aspect Ratio 1.78:1? (not labeled) | Selected Audio Track 2.0 Stereo*

* Sole audio track not selectable.

OTHER MOVIE COMPARISON
The Duchess

WHAT'S THE MOVIE ABOUT?
Vicky, who is gonna get married, and Cristina are best friends who meet in Barcelona for the summer only to find themselves in a menage a 4 with a local painter and his lunatic wife.

BARNEY'S BOOMOO RATING FOR HOME THEATER EXPERIENCE
Overall Home Theater Experience
Movie [Stupid] So-So Spectacular
Video *
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AUDIO SOUNDSTAGE SUB-CATEGORY
Center Channel Dialog Clarity
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Surround Sound Dynamics (Bass, Treble, Separation, and Transition)
Low Frequency Effects

* 1080p/24fps OFF. Average DVD PQ.
** Bitstream to Onkyo 805 | Late Nite Mode: Off | Re-EQ: Off | 7.2 Surround Sound Setup (7.5 w/ LFE Connected Fronts)
*** White text with thin black borders.Did not use the bottom black bar area.

1400 TECHNICAL DATA
Video Problem: No
Audio Problem: No
Load Problem: No
Total Loading Time: 1 min 10 sec | PS3: 0 min 58 sec | BD35: 0 min 56 sec
Skip Previews "Shortcut" Works: N/A
Resume Play Works: Yes
Main Menu or Popup Menu GUI Intensity Rating: [Simple] Moderate Complex
Dynamic Range Compression: Off
FW: 2.0 | PS3: 2.53 | BD35: 1.1

DISC FEATURES WORTH NOTING

Annoying Menu Button Sound or Option No

Secondary Audio No

WHADABOUT THE MOVIE BARNEY?
Rent: No
Boomoo Collection: No

Vicky Cristina Barcelona is one stupid movie. No offense to the lady readers, but yaw women are messed up . Do I marry this guy ? Should I sleep with him before my wedding ? How come I can't forget my past lovers ? I'm a grandma now but what if I shoulda ? Imma whored my daughter around just because I was crossed earlier and too scare to act on it ... K, needless to say, if you are looking for this type of agonizing death, then go ahead and watch Vicky Cristina Barcelona. Yaw have been warned!

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"agonizing death"... ouch.
Well, I guess you WERE on a roll .

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I know . I was just trying to expand my horizon and get into low-budget unheard of films...

I got to get something for the babies tomorrow. I'm thinking Open Season 2?

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Samsung BD-P1400 Blu-ray Player is the perfect set with all the features i need for entertainment. The crisp and clear picture with advanced Blu-ray technology is excellent. The feature i liked most is the sharpness setting and noise reduction system.
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Very interesting post Charles16.
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I know . I was just trying to expand my horizon and get into low-budget unheard of films...

I got to get something for the babies tomorrow. I'm thinking Open Season 2?

I liked OP1. I've seen it about 20 times by now of course. I havn't heard anything about the 2nd one, though I was aware of it coming out. I'm sure the kiddies will not be disappointed. In fact, I may tell the wife to rent that one for us tomorrow too.

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Samsung BD-P1400 Blu-ray Player is the perfect set with all the features i need for entertainment. The crisp and clear picture with advanced Blu-ray technology is excellent. The feature i liked most is the sharpness setting and noise reduction system.

I thought the 1400 got rid of the sharpness and noise reduction settings?



from? --> http://ars.samsung.com/customer/Down...92048&SEQ_NO=1

Woulda been nice if they had the brightness settings also .
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Having been with a tech junky for a while, I think? she still understands, I hope. This stuff is addictive. I mean, I still got an eye out for the Sony 550 and the Oppo now . I'm just sick , I guess!

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OPEN SEASON 2

Studio Sony | Aspect Ratio 1.78:1 | Selected Audio Track 5.1 Dolby TrueHD

OTHER MOVIE COMPARISON
A little bit of Open Season 1

WHAT'S THE MOVIE ABOUT?
At the wedding between Elliot and Giselle, Mr. Weenie is mistaken to be captured by his owners. It is now a battle between the wild and the domestics to see where Mr. Weenie belongs.

BARNEY'S BOOMOO RATING FOR HOME THEATER EXPERIENCE
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Movie Stupid [So-So] Spectacular
Video *
Audio **
Subtitle Legibility ***

AUDIO SOUNDSTAGE SUB-CATEGORY
Center Channel Dialog Clarity
Balanced Surround Sound Volume
Surround Sound Detail
Surround Sound Dynamics (Bass, Treble, Separation, and Transition)
Low Frequency Effects

* 1080p/24fps OFF. Excellent PQ.
** Bitstream to Onkyo 805 | Late Nite Mode: Off | Re-EQ: Off | 7.2 Surround Sound Setup (7.5 w/ LFE Connected Fronts)
*** White text with thin black borders. A little bit small and sometime too fast.

1400 TECHNICAL DATA
Video Problem: No
Audio Problem: No *
Load Problem: No
Total Loading Time: 2 min 18 sec | PS3: 0 min 45 sec | BD35: 1 min 13 sec
Skip Previews "Shortcut" Works: No
Resume Play Works: Yes
Main Menu or Popup Menu GUI Intensity Rating: Simple [Moderate] Complex
Dynamic Range Compression: Off
FW: 2.0 | PS3: 2.53 | BD35: 1.1

* Contact clicks are heard through the 805 when fast forwarding or rewinding to a scene.

DISC FEATURES WORTH NOTING

Annoying Menu Button Sound or Option Yes, option to turn Off/On under Main Menu, speaker icon. Audible in PCM or stereo mode.

Secondary Audio No

Save Mr. Weenie! Game

Going Wild! With the Voice Cast Behind the scenes stuff.

How to Draw Boog, Elliot, and Fifi

Deleted Scenes

Music Video Who Let the Dogs Out - Baha Men

Bookmark Bookmarks are retained even after turning the 1400 Off and back On again.

BD-Live Profile 2.0 feature not accessible with the 1400.

WHADABOUT THE MOVIE BARNEY?
Rent: Yes
Boomoo Collection: No

Open Season 2 is a little bit so-so for me. Gone is the voice of Ashton Kutcher and Martin Lawrence. Not that's a big deal cause you really can't tell. I guess the storyline is missing some chemistry that made the first Open Season work. Should be a good Saturday rental for the kids.

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ROCKNROLLA

Studio Warner | Aspect Ratio 2.40:1 | Selected Audio Track 5.1 Dolby TrueHD

OTHER MOVIE COMPARISON
Layer Cake meets Pulp Fiction and a little bit of Smokin Aces

WHAT'S THE MOVIE ABOUT?
A game of cat and mouse involving a London crime lord, his stepson, his right hand man, a Russian mobster, a shady accountant, and a trio of local thieves for hire.

BARNEY'S BOOMOO RATING FOR HOME THEATER EXPERIENCE
Overall Home Theater Experience
Movie [Stupid] So-So Spectacular
Video *
Audio **
Subtitle Legibility ***

AUDIO SOUNDSTAGE SUB-CATEGORY
Center Channel Dialog Clarity
Balanced Surround Sound Volume
Surround Sound Detail
Surround Sound Dynamics (Bass, Treble, Separation, and Transition)
Low Frequency Effects

* 1080p/24fps OFF. Average DVD PQ. Washed out color.
** Bitstream to Onkyo 805 | Late Nite Mode: Off | Re-EQ: Off | 7.2 Surround Sound Setup (7.5 w/ LFE Connected Fronts)
*** White text with thin black borders. Some inaccuracies. 2-liners splitting the bottom black bar area.

1400 TECHNICAL DATA
Video Problem: No
Audio Problem: No
Load Problem: No
Total Loading Time: 0 min 32 sec | PS3: 0 min 29 sec | BD35: 0 min 27 sec
Skip Previews "Shortcut" Works: Condition *
Resume Play Works: Yes
Main Menu or Popup Menu GUI Intensity Rating: [Simple] Moderate Complex
Dynamic Range Compression: Off
FW: 2.0 | PS3: 2.53 | BD35: 1.1

* At the anti-piracy screen, if you hit the main menu button, you can skip the previews and go straight to the popup menu. Else, watch the previews and add 3:22 to load time until the movie automatically starts.

DISC FEATURES WORTH NOTING

Annoying Menu Button Sound or Option No

Secondary Audio Yes, Commentary by Director Guy Ritchie and Actor Mark Strong

Blokes, Birds and Backhander and Guy's Town Behind the scenes stuff.

Deleted Scene Will you put the cigarette out?

Multi-language INTERPOL Screen Over 50 languages of the INTERPOL warning screen at the end rolling credits.

WHADABOUT THE MOVIE BARNEY?
Rent: No
Boomoo Collection: No

How come British action is a little bit weird and their humor is a little bit crude? RocknRolla is one of those movie you can pass on the rental isle. It offers little to no cinematic enjoyment. Tho some who has the taste for this kind of movie may find it appealing and somehow artistic, I find it to be very stupid in making a plot out of nothing and somehow the ending justify the means, kinda lame. Don't get me wrong, I can stand Layer Cake, and maybe even endure Run Fatboy Run, as a British production. But RocknRolla is something else. Maybe it's King's cup of tea...

RocknRolla is a jargon used in the UK maybe close to the term "playa", "balla", "OG", or a "high-rolla" here in the US. What RocknRolla means to Barney is one stupid rental.

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Don't get me wrong, I can stand Layer Cake, and maybe even endure Run Fatboy Run, as a British production. But RocknRolla is something else. Maybe it's King's cup of tea...

RocknRolla is a jargon used in the UK maybe close to the term "playa", "balla", "OG", or a "high-rolla" here in the US. What RocknRolla means to Barney is one stupid rental.

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OK, do I dare go against Barney this time? Last time I did (War, inc) I paid dearly for the mistake. I really liked Snatch, two body bag/head in a dufflebag/two shotguns (some crazy long title) movies. Hmmm.

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How come British action is a little bit weird and their humor is a little bit crude? RocknRolla is one of those movie you can pass on the rental isle. It offers little to no cinematic enjoyment. Tho some who has the taste for this kind of movie may find it appealing and somehow artistic, I find it to be very stupid in making a plot out of nothing and somehow the ending justify the means, kinda lame. Don't get me wrong, I can stand Layer Cake, and maybe even endure Run Fatboy Run, as a British production. But RocknRolla is something else. Maybe it's King's cup of tea...

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OK, do I dare go against Barney this time? Last time I did (War, inc) I paid dearly for the mistake. I really liked Snatch, two body bag/head in a dufflebag/two shotguns (some crazy long title) movies. Hmmm.

You're thinking of Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, the precursor to Snatch, both are must-own titles from the Guy Ritchie pantheon.

I haven't seen RocknRolla yet, for some reason this just did not appeal to me either in theatrical runs or on Blu-ray.

Barney, if you want a truly nutty UK film (not necessarily British, per se) see if you can find a copy of Twin Town on DVD. Welsh craziness the likes of which you won't easily find elsewhere!

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You're thinking of Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, the precursor to Snatch, both are must-own titles from the Guy Ritchie pantheon.

I haven't seen RocknRolla yet, for some reason this just did not appeal to me either in theatrical runs or on Blu-ray.

Barney, if you want a truly nutty UK film (not necessarily British, per se) see if you can find a copy of Twin Town on DVD. Welsh craziness the likes of which you won't easily find elsewhere!


That's the one! I really enjoyed that movie. All the goofy characters, the action scenes etc. Quite enjoyable!

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sup King. I'll put Twin Town on the list. Barney's more of a Space Buddies type of movie guy . They had 2 copies on BD to purchase, but none to rent... at a rental store ? That don't make no sense.

Tonight for the 1400 technical review... Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist ? Hope it aint like Juno . That was a stupid movie .

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OK, do I dare go against Barney this time? Last time I did (War, inc) I paid dearly for the mistake. I really liked Snatch, two body bag/head in a dufflebag/two shotguns (some crazy long title) movies. Hmmm.

It can't be worse than War Inc .

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Tonight for the 1400 technical review... Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist ? Hope it aint like Juno . That was a stupid movie .

nah, not like JUNO at all even if they share a co-star.

from what I gleaned from reviews et. al. NICK and NORAH... is largely an urban comedy of a micro-Kultur clash....wanna-be hip East Village chicks livin' the life(probably on Daddy's credit cards ) versus modern-day Jersey boys.

I'll probably wait until it hits pay-per-view at least but I think it'll provide some laughs as I remember all the people like that I knew in NYC!!

likely NOT the Purple One's cup of tea but ya never know...

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I wouldn't write off Barney too fast. He is a little more than one dimensional. After all, The Love Guru is still one of his favorites ... just misunderstood?

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