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Forum: Latest Industry News   12-16-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 16,220
Posted By vanlutz
Jack54: Lots of old movies. There's tons of...

Jack54:

Lots of old movies. There's tons of great films.

It's funny you didn't mention one big new blockbuster. That's because they're few and far between.

LoveintheHD:

I'll give you...
Forum: Latest Industry News   12-16-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 16,220
Posted By vanlutz
There's a few things killing theatres. 1....

There's a few things killing theatres.

1. Prices for an inferior product. The only studio putting out consistently great films is PIXAR. You know you're going to see some great storytelling when...
Forum: Dual Format Players   12-15-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,226
Posted By vanlutz
I have a Sony 790w Blu-Ray/DVD player hooked up...

I have a Sony 790w Blu-Ray/DVD player hooked up to my Epson 5010 projector. Everything looks FANTASTIC. But, of course the Blu-Rays look much better than regular DVDs. For the most part normal DVDs...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-06-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By vanlutz
I love old movies and watched a couple today....

I love old movies and watched a couple today. The Roaring Twenties with Jimmy Cagney and Mr Deeds Goes to Town with Gary Cooper.

I have the Epson 5010 and it supposedly reads the disc and adjusts...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-06-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By vanlutz
THANKS everyone. This is an expensive piece of...

THANKS everyone. This is an expensive piece of equipment for us, and I'd hate to kill the life span because I can't stop watching.

The PC Fan you're talking about is it for laptops? A friend...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-05-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By vanlutz
I can watch 10 movies in a row and think nothing...

I can watch 10 movies in a row and think nothing of it.

How long can I use the projector before letting it cool down?

I watched a double feature and that sucker was hot.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   12-03-2012, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By vanlutz
The chairs we're still looking at. My wife wants...

The chairs we're still looking at. My wife wants something in antique style. She's looking at Queen Anne loungers. $300 a piece. We went from a $1100 projector (3010 was out of stock and probably...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   12-02-2012, 12:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By vanlutz
So you put together your home theatre and then...

So you put together your home theatre and then it was time to crank it up.

What was the first movie you relaxed and watched?

SEEKING A FRIEND FOR THE END OF THE WORLD

Beautiful thoughtful...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2012, 10:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By vanlutz
Thanks. Sometimes my mind goes so fast I don't...

Thanks. Sometimes my mind goes so fast I don't step back and think everything through.

On the other side of the room is the door into the hallway. If I put it there I'm all around good because...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-30-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By vanlutz
I have everything set up and I love it (as I...

I have everything set up and I love it (as I mentioned in my other post). But, when you have something like this, you want the largest screen possible.

I'm cleaning up the room and an idea came...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-29-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 806
Posted By vanlutz
Since I needed to buy a 3D DVD Player, I bought...

Since I needed to buy a 3D DVD Player, I bought a whole new sound system with it. The Sony 790W. The guy cranked it up in the store and it sounded great.

I hooked it all up and decided to try out...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-29-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 806
Posted By vanlutz
I'm actually extraordinarily picky about a lot...

I'm actually extraordinarily picky about a lot when it comes to movies. But as long as the people in the movie are human colored (if their suppose to be) the image is crisp and clear, and I don't...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-28-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 806
Posted By vanlutz
I took the projector out, hooked up my DVD...

I took the projector out, hooked up my DVD player (which I thought played 3D but doesn't). Then I had to decide what DVD to try first. I popped in AMELIE. I knew I wasn't going to watch the whole...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-28-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 806
Posted By vanlutz
The white would be no problem. Because the walls...

The white would be no problem. Because the walls are already an off brownish/yellow/orange (very neutral color). But, getting my wife to paint a wall any type of gray would be almost impossible. I'm...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-27-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 806
Posted By vanlutz
Smokarz THANKS for that link. if everything goes...

Smokarz THANKS for that link. if everything goes well with the test projection I'll be getting that paint.

MississippiMan - No one explained that about the glow from the projector. Thanks. That...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-26-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 806
Posted By vanlutz
The wall is super smooth, and my wife is a...

The wall is super smooth, and my wife is a professional textile designer/painter and you don't see a stroke when she paints. That's why I thought the paint would be a good idea.

The room has a...
Forum: DIY Screen Section   11-25-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 806
Posted By vanlutz
Okay, I know this sounds weird. But, I know...

Okay, I know this sounds weird. But, I know nothing at the moment on projectors, except that I'm getting one for Christmas.

Will white paint work for a screen? We have a room with a dedicated...
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