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Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-27-2015, 05:02 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
OPPO has a lot of features, not all of which are...

OPPO has a lot of features, not all of which are of interest to every user. The company's web pages has details, but the things that usually occur to me:



SACD and DVD-A.
50hz support for...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-26-2015, 08:27 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
Name that movie: ...

Name that movie:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=505249&stc=1&d=1422329202

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-25-2015, 02:33 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
Correct. ...

Correct.

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/2/25/Philomena_poster.jpg

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-25-2015, 01:15 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
Name that movie: Answer: Philomena ...

Name that movie:

Answer:


Philomena


http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=501761&stc=1&d=1422216878
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-25-2015, 06:52 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Try these: ...

Try these:

http://www.hometheaterhifi.com/secrets-blu-ray-player-hdmi-benchmark/secrets-blu-ray-player-hdmi-benchmark/blu-ray-player-hdmi-benchmark-introduction.html
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-25-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 125
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Posted By wmcclain
Some of those are for standard definition...

Some of those are for standard definition interlaced video: DVD.

Blu-ray is actually easier (in theory) to process, but consumer electronics can have bugs. See the first posts in this thread for...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-24-2015, 08:14 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
It's Anthony Mann / James Stewart western weekend...

It's Anthony Mann / James Stewart western weekend here.

Review: The Man from Laramie (1955).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-24-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 191,143
Posted By wmcclain
The Man from Laramie (1955)...

The Man from Laramie (1955) (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0048342/), directed by Anthony Mann.

A secretive ex-Army officer wants to know how his brother came to die in an Indian ambush. He makes...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-24-2015, 09:02 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
I'm fuzzy on the aspect ratios for that actor (no...

I'm fuzzy on the aspect ratios for that actor (no hints from me here) in his costume roles. How about Far From the Madding Crowd?

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-24-2015, 08:28 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. Answer: The Man...

Name this movie.

Answer:


The Man from Laramie (1955)


-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-24-2015, 08:24 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
The player and display are having a disagreement...

The player and display are having a disagreement about the correct color space.

Try using a specific color space in the player rather than AUTO. YCbCr 4:4:4 is supposed to be the default for HDMI...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-24-2015, 06:44 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Uneasy lies the crown on the head of the thread...

Uneasy lies the crown on the head of the thread starter who exists only to reward points to others.

I reviewed this back when dinosaurs roamed the earth: The Naked Spur (1953).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-23-2015, 12:06 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
I think I know, but have to wait 48 hours. ...

I think I know, but have to wait 48 hours.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-23-2015, 12:05 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
For those who haven't seen them, Jean de Florette...

For those who haven't seen them, Jean de Florette and Manon of the Spring are two parts of the same story, filmed together.

You don't have to watch French films, but if you do, these should be...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-23-2015, 08:28 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
I guess we agree it needs to be better known... ...

I guess we agree it needs to be better known...

Review: Le Cercle Rouge (1970).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-23-2015, 08:26 AM
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Views: 191,143
Posted By wmcclain
Le Cercle Rouge (1970)...

Le Cercle Rouge (1970) (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0065531/), directed by Jean-Pierre Melville.

A paroled convict given a crime opportunity by a guard. An escaped prisoner. The police inspector...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-23-2015, 05:03 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Still available. Criterion Blu-ray. -Bill

Still available. Criterion Blu-ray.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-22-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 17,600
Views: 2,091,847
Posted By wmcclain
Do you not need Blu-ray disc support? You might...

Do you not need Blu-ray disc support? You might try a media server product: http://www.avsforum.com/f/39/networking-media-servers-amp-content-streamers

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-22-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 17,600
Views: 2,091,847
Posted By wmcclain
Price range? OPPO does what you want but starts...

Price range? OPPO does what you want but starts at $499 new.

-Bill
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-22-2015, 09:16 AM
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Views: 493,955
Posted By wmcclain
The DLNA server must be messing with them in some...

The DLNA server must be messing with them in some way. If you had control over the server settings you might be able to adjust that.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-22-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 19,985
Views: 1,596,228
Posted By wmcclain
Yes. All the models will be the same in this...

Yes. All the models will be the same in this regard.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-22-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 11,367
Views: 1,399,014
Posted By wmcclain
It works with all outputs. -Bill

It works with all outputs.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-21-2015, 08:10 PM
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Views: 595,745
Posted By wmcclain
Same here. Two day returns started in May (the...

Same here. Two day returns started in May (the return centers were closed in my state) but I had been getting 1-day delivery until recently.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-21-2015, 11:25 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Wild guess: The Pride of the Yankees. -Bill

Wild guess: The Pride of the Yankees.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-21-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 5,123
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Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. Answer: Le Cercle...

Name this movie.

Answer:


Le Cercle Rouge (1970)


-Bill
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