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Forum: HDTV Programming   02-07-2017, 07:16 AM
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Posted By MovieSwede
More fascinating that Sigurd is younger the his...

More fascinating that Sigurd is younger the his great grandson Harald Finehair.



And that he died before having any offspring
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-06-2017, 08:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 156
Posted By MovieSwede
What annoyed the most, my last visit, was that...

What annoyed the most, my last visit, was that they used DVD quality subtitles.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-04-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 4,457
Posted By MovieSwede
Don't forget missing catwalk with no safety bar...

Don't forget missing catwalk with no safety bar that blocks the path. I guess alot of Wilhelm screams in the Death Star.

As for the movie. I liked it alot more then Episode VII. More original...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   11-12-2016, 11:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 404
Posted By MovieSwede
You can always zoom 2.35 and use a HTPC to scale...

You can always zoom 2.35 and use a HTPC to scale down to 16:9.
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-08-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,169
Posted By MovieSwede
I think they named it Narcos so they could expand...

I think they named it Narcos so they could expand the show beyond Escobar. And I thought the inclusion of Cali in the first season was mainly for that reason. But until they greenlighted season 3 and...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-08-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 39
Posted By MovieSwede
The Siege of Jadotville

This one came out yesterday on Netflix

https://youtu.be/9_JHsiQTTmg


I thought it was very good. And I cant really complain when it arrives direct to Netflix.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-02-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,231
Posted By MovieSwede
I dont trust reviews. Of course that doesnt say...

I dont trust reviews. Of course that doesnt say anything about the movie. But I gonna make my own judgement.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-02-2016, 05:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By MovieSwede
I could always mention Prometheus. ;)

I could always mention Prometheus. ;)
Forum: Community Articles   07-02-2016, 04:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 413
Posted By MovieSwede
HDDVDs were 30 gb in size. And 15 gb is alot when...

HDDVDs were 30 gb in size. And 15 gb is alot when compared to HD movies that is streamed with maybe 6-7 gb. Diminishing returns kicks in early.



Actually a grainy movie is much harder to encode...
Forum: Community Articles   06-30-2016, 11:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 413
Posted By MovieSwede
Superman returns was shoot digital. And it...

Superman returns was shoot digital. And it doesn't look good to start with.

300 and Chronicles of Riddick are good early VC1 encodes.
Forum: Community Articles   06-30-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 413
Posted By MovieSwede
If he could list 3 AVC movies that looked good...

If he could list 3 AVC movies that looked good and 3 VC1 that looked bad it would be easy to pinpoint the issue.
Forum: Community Articles   06-29-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 413
Posted By MovieSwede
Its not the codec. Its the source that doesn´t...

Its not the codec. Its the source that doesn´t match your preferences.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   06-07-2016, 10:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 357
Posted By MovieSwede
Was some time since I saw the movie, but to my...

Was some time since I saw the movie, but to my understanding he was never in the matrix for that scene. He just was able to visualize the coding from his chat with the machines.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-19-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 257
Posted By MovieSwede
In random order. Die Hard Blade Runner ...

In random order.

Die Hard
Blade Runner
Aliens
The Terminator
The Abyss
Predator
Return of the Jedi
Ghost Busters
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-12-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By MovieSwede
Looks terrible so far. Looks to much like a...

Looks terrible so far. Looks to much like a computer game then an actual movie.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-01-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 345
Posted By MovieSwede
I would say its almost nonexistent that an...

I would say its almost nonexistent that an extended edition delivers a better movie.

The Abyss maybe, but that's it.
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-01-2016, 06:36 AM
Replies: 975
Views: 39,571
Posted By MovieSwede
Did a fun discovery today when I looked at my...

Did a fun discovery today when I looked at my wifes family history. Managed to go all the way to Sigurd Snake in the Eye. Of course history is a bit cloudy in thar era. But I may get her interested...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-30-2016, 11:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,449
Posted By MovieSwede
Its not a war movie, its a sports movie. Had...

Its not a war movie, its a sports movie.

Had a couple of friends over two years ago. And we end up watching Top Gun late at night. One of my friends that hadn't seen it for a while remarked that...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-30-2016, 10:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 472
Posted By MovieSwede
I dont agree, the movies have gotten worse. ...

I dont agree, the movies have gotten worse.

Simple plots and CGI action.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-29-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 186
Posted By MovieSwede
I guess money had something to do with it.

I guess money had something to do with it.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-28-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 345
Posted By MovieSwede
It depends on the movie, but as a general rule: ...

It depends on the movie, but as a general rule:

More scenes doesn't make a movie better.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-15-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By MovieSwede
I think Cameron lost the momentum with Avatar....

I think Cameron lost the momentum with Avatar. HFR has already been used in The Hobbit trilogy, so he can't create a hype in that area. I don't think the story in Avatar is strong enough that it can...
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-07-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 975
Views: 39,571
Posted By MovieSwede
Vikings used Amanita muscaria to get high. Of...

Vikings used Amanita muscaria to get high. Of course its also poisonous, but you hey you only live once. ;)
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-07-2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 4,457
Posted By MovieSwede
Should be the easiest cameo to put in the movie.

Should be the easiest cameo to put in the movie.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-07-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 730
Posted By MovieSwede
He wasn't supposed to kill himself. The suicide...

He wasn't supposed to kill himself. The suicide pill was not issued because of that.
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