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post #1 of 7 Old 03-12-2012, 12:46 PM - Thread Starter
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Just need some ideas on what's some beautiful blurays to watch on a 720p projector
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the two I thought showed it off best were avatar and casino royale.. I'm a new projector owner too

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Without question 'Hugo ' is the most stunning Blu Ray I have ever seen.
Very close second - 'The Ten Commandments'
Very close third - 'The Searchers' - John Wayne
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The Dark Knight
Transformers (2008)

It's not about output, it's about having headroom and a smooth response across multiple seats. And output a little bit.

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Just a handful of goodies strictly in terms of PQ (but I also happen to love these movies):

The Dark Knight
Live Free or Die Hard
Kill Bill I and II
Terminator: Salvation
Crank
Zombieland

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as much for content as picture...

avatar
star wars
Harry Potter series
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Transformers Dark of the moon
Star Wars Revenge of the Sith
Avatar
Rango
Kung Fu Panda 2
Lord of the Rings Return of the King
Gladiator remastered version
Incredible Hulk
Kill Bill 1 and 2
The Matrix
Kingdom of Heaven
Sin City
Star Trek 2009
Ben Hur
Tron Legacy
King Kong 2005
Immortals
300

Just to name a few

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