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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-01-2014, 08:45 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
I guess it really is October! Micro-review:...

I guess it really is October!

Micro-review: The Fog (1980).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-01-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 277
Views: 41,639
Posted By wmcclain
The Fog (1980)...

The Fog (1980) (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0080749/), written and directed by John Carpenter.

Strange doings on the coast between midnight and one when fog rolls in and ghost lepers plague a...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-01-2014, 08:02 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. Answer: The Fog ...

Name this movie.

Answer:


The Fog


-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-01-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 18,483
Views: 1,473,053
Posted By wmcclain
Use the little "report post" triangle on the...

Use the little "report post" triangle on the lower left of any post to contact a moderator. They don't scan every thread for reported issues.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-01-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 83,408
Posted By wmcclain
No, not possible. Well... don't have...

No, not possible.



Well... don't have to.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-01-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 861
Views: 76,040
Posted By wmcclain
No ISO support in the OPPO. For me, in...

No ISO support in the OPPO.



For me, in order:



Original optical disc
SMB
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-30-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
That's the one. The dark haired woman is Jaime...

That's the one. The dark haired woman is Jaime Murray, who I best remember as one of Dexter's psycho girlfriends. The blonde is Christina Cole again.

The film itself: the setup of a man...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-30-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 27,055
Views: 3,172,959
Posted By wmcclain
Sorry about that. I see questions on CC maybe...

Sorry about that. I see questions on CC maybe once a year here at AVSForum, but I would have expected more public comment when HDMI dropped the ball. It would require a decoder in the source device,...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-30-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
Correct! I wanted to feature Christina Cole, a...

Correct! I wanted to feature Christina Cole, a British TV actress I hope will have a feature film career someday (presuming that is what she wants).

This was a setup for... Name that film:
...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-30-2014, 07:26 AM
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Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
Name this film. -Bill

Name this film.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-30-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
That might be... Reign of Fire. -Bill

That might be... Reign of Fire.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-30-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
As I threatened to do long ago, we will have a...

As I threatened to do long ago, we will have a handicapping system in round 7. Scores for this round are initialized to the negative of the player's score in round 6. This gives high-scoring players...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-30-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thum...

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/9/98/Federal_Signal_Thunderbolt_1003_head.jpg/800px-Federal_Signal_Thunderbolt_1003_head.jpg

End of round 6! King of the Forum is... Kilgore.
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-29-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 27,055
Views: 3,172,959
Posted By wmcclain
For DVDs (not Blu-ray), there is a free software...

For DVDs (not Blu-ray), there is a free software mod: http://www.multi-region.net/oppo_bdp-83

It works for all the OPPO Blu-ray players and works well.

Read the instructions carefully. This is...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-29-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
Less chatter, more matter, please. -Bill

Less chatter, more matter, please.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-29-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 83,408
Posted By wmcclain
It would tip over from the weight of the cables. ...

It would tip over from the weight of the cables.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-29-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
Only to a Sicilian. You have to confirm the...

Only to a Sicilian.

You have to confirm the title before the thread starter (me) can award the point to the worthy player (still me).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-29-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
That's affirmative! Review: Brief Encounter...

That's affirmative!

Review: Brief Encounter (1945).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-29-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 1,413
Views: 180,872
Posted By wmcclain
Brief Encounter (1945)...

Brief Encounter (1945) (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0037558/), directed by David Lean.

It begins at the end: a man and a woman in a railway diner, very sad. This is obviously good-bye, their last...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-29-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. Answer: Brief...

Name this movie.

Answer:


Brief Encounter (1945)


-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-29-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
You feel like The Princess Bride? -Bill

You feel like The Princess Bride?

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-28-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
It's from a Robert Sheckley story. He was a minor...

It's from a Robert Sheckley story. He was a minor SF writer but I remember having his short story collections in my youth.

As for the film... well, Barbarella, you know. It's not at all serious,...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   09-28-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 95,777
Posted By wmcclain
Welcome to the game! Ok, that was an obscure...

Welcome to the game!

Ok, that was an obscure one: Italian SF has no fan base. How did you recognize it?

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=284746&stc=1&d=1411945898...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-28-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 27,055
Views: 3,172,959
Posted By wmcclain
You have encountered one of the uglier tales of...

You have encountered one of the uglier tales of home video.

Closed Captioning is an older form of subtitling embedded in the video data itself. They are viewed with a decoder in the TV.
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-28-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 83,408
Posted By wmcclain
Check that Setup -> Device Setup -> Front Panel...

Check that Setup -> Device Setup -> Front Panel Brightness is "Standard".

-Bill
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