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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-27-2015, 10:44 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Wait. Is this going to be a thing now? Sky...

Wait. Is this going to be a thing now?

Sky Captain: love letter to 1940s fantasy art. A bit more chemistry between the leads would have helped.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-27-2015, 10:31 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. -Bill

Name this movie.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-26-2015, 07:08 PM
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Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
You mean something other than photo challenges? I...

You mean something other than photo challenges? I did it once. Intricate puzzles have not been popular here, but you could try it and we'll let you know.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-26-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6,677
Views: 525,822
Posted By wmcclain
Performance will be the same. You have one...

Performance will be the same.

You have one less remote with the 103D.

Advantage Darblet: you can move it around to different devices.

Advantage OPPO: people in the Darblet thread sometimes...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-26-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 5,313
Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
You guys burn me up. You were supposed to say...

You guys burn me up. You were supposed to say Laura. Do you think I go to the trouble to set these traps just to have you sidestep them?

Plus: same timestamp costs me two points, only the third...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-26-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 1,489
Views: 193,113
Posted By wmcclain
The Razor's Edge (1946)...

The Razor's Edge (1946) (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0038873/), directed by Edmund Goulding.

After WW1, a man cannot settle down but must seek the meaning of life.

The film is partly spiritual...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-26-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 5,313
Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. Answer: The Razor's...

Name this movie.

Answer:


The Razor's Edge (1946)


-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Player Great Found Deals!   02-25-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 14,687
Posted By wmcclain
Their what? No. 4k is going to require...

Their what?



No. 4k is going to require more than new drives and I don't think any existing player can be retrofitted.

This is a "deals" thread.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-25-2015, 10:22 AM
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Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
Correct. -Bill

Correct.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-25-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 5,313
Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. Answer: The...

Name this movie.

Answer:


The Equalizer


-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-25-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 12,513
Views: 1,026,508
Posted By wmcclain
No, can't be done. The async port is for a...

No, can't be done. The async port is for a computer connection only.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-25-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 20,589
Views: 1,630,934
Posted By wmcclain
I thought that was correct, that it will NOT...

I thought that was correct, that it will NOT work, but neither have I tested it.

According to the Fine Manual:



-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-24-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 17,833
Views: 2,101,710
Posted By wmcclain
They will be very similar. -Bill

They will be very similar.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-24-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 20,589
Views: 1,630,934
Posted By wmcclain
There are two levels of reset: one erases account...

There are two levels of reset: one erases account settings and the other doesn't.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-24-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6,677
Views: 525,822
Posted By wmcclain
Analog? From what to what? Unless the OPPO...

Analog? From what to what?

Unless the OPPO has some other features that you need it looks like purchase would be a low priority.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-24-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 6,677
Views: 525,822
Posted By wmcclain
1. No. 2. No. -Bill

1. No.

2. No.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-23-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5,313
Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
That's a bag of ice on her head. Late night....

That's a bag of ice on her head. Late night. Review: Bonjour Tristesse (1958).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-23-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 1,489
Views: 193,113
Posted By wmcclain
Bonjour Tristesse (1958)...

Bonjour Tristesse (1958) (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0051429/), directed by Otto Preminger.

"Hello Sadness".

On the lovely French Riviera, a playboy father (David Niven) and his teenaged...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-23-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 17,833
Views: 2,101,710
Posted By wmcclain
It was discontinued in 2010. For SACD it is...

It was discontinued in 2010. For SACD it is probably fine. For Blu-ray, we have seen reports of recent discs not playing. OPPO released a firmware update to fix one such problem a few months ago, but...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-23-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 1,258
Views: 105,600
Posted By wmcclain
Top right: http://www.oppodigital.com/ -Bill

Top right: http://www.oppodigital.com/

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-23-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 5,313
Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. Answer: Bonjour...

Name this movie.

Answer:


Bonjour Tristesse (1958)


-Bill
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-23-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 154
Posted By wmcclain
A storage solution that keeps a checksum database...

A storage solution that keeps a checksum database for the files saves you the work of doing extra scripting to verify file integrity.

I use SnapRAID (http://snapraid.sourceforge.net/) and use its...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-22-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 20,589
Views: 1,630,934
Posted By wmcclain
Nothing announced. OPPO has said not this year...

Nothing announced. OPPO has said not this year and maybe not next year.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-22-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 5,313
Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
Correct! In the Calvary thread I said: ...

Correct!

In the Calvary thread I said:



And here is a good review: http://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2014/08/the-scandal-of-calvary
...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   02-22-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 5,313
Views: 124,765
Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. Answer: Calvary ...

Name this movie.

Answer:


Calvary


-Bill
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