I'm flexible on the equipment as I haven't purchased a single item yet, but I'm about to kick it into high gear. I get what you are saying about the sound, which actually leads me to another question I forgot which is 7.1 possible in this room?
This is actually a 3rd floor room. I don't have a basement unfortunately, though I guess I shouldn't complain since it's 3 levels haha
Video: JVC RS45, Lumagen Radiance Mini-3D, 138" Elite EZ Frame 2:35:1 Screen, Oppo BDP-103, DirecTV HR22-100,
Audio: Denon X4000, Mains: Paradigm Monitor 7 V6, Center: Paradigm Monitor CC290 V6, Sides: Paradigm Atom V6, Rears: Polk TSI100.
Other: Monster Power HTS-5100, GIK Acoustic Room Treatments