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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   07-25-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,426
Posted By AaronMK
When it comes to Dolby Cinema vs IMAX, I just get...

When it comes to Dolby Cinema vs IMAX, I just get the impression that Dolby's goal is to provide the tools, sound and projection systems to allow film makers to master and present their movies in the...
Forum: Xbox Area   06-14-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 51,614
Posted By AaronMK
In that picture of the back, I see two HDMI...

In that picture of the back, I see two HDMI ports, but one is for input. I could see myself getting a 4k TV in the near future, but Atmos will have to wait and my current receiver can't pass through...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   06-04-2016, 09:46 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,927
Posted By AaronMK
I used to consider myself fortunate that I was...

I used to consider myself fortunate that I was only a 40 minute drive from the Disney Springs AMC with Dolby Atmos. Now I will only be ten minutes from a screen with both Dolby Vision and Atmos.

...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   04-23-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 17,117
Posted By AaronMK
The Revenant had quite a few long takes where the...

The Revenant had quite a few long takes where the camera moves around the scene, including many of the action scenes. In the theatrical Atmos track, the sound effects and even the dialog moved very...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-09-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 17,117
Posted By AaronMK
Just curious, what kind of bit-rates are the UHD...

Just curious, what kind of bit-rates are the UHD Blu-rays using?
Forum: Latest Industry News   02-26-2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,460
Posted By AaronMK
Fox, take note.

Fox, take note.
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   02-16-2016, 10:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By AaronMK
Warner has been great about including the Atmos...

Warner has been great about including the Atmos tracks on their blu-rays. I hope this does not mark a shift in policy.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-08-2016, 11:36 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,276
Posted By AaronMK
FWIW, this article...

FWIW, this article (http://www.highdefdigest.com/news/show/ultra-hd-bluray/4K/Ultra_HD/high-dynamic-range/hdr/Dolby_Atmos/dtsx/Panasonic/Samsung/everything-we-know-about-ultra-hd-bluray/26595) had...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-08-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,276
Posted By AaronMK
The Martian on UHD Blu-ray is now up on Amazon...

The Martian on UHD Blu-ray is now up on Amazon for pre-order at $30. I think considering the format is new, that is about the right price. It is a price point where, considering it includes the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-06-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,276
Posted By AaronMK
Since the studios have hinted they will include...

Since the studios have hinted they will include the Blu-rays with their UHD releases, I'll probably just get them on new titles to future proof. Once we get real reasonably priced plasma...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   11-02-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 8,308
Posted By AaronMK
For both Fifth Element and Leon the Professional,...

For both Fifth Element and Leon the Professional, the PS4 will only output standard Dolby Digital. (Both the PS4 info menu and the receiver register this.) I don't have an Atmos receiver, but the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-23-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,786
Posted By AaronMK
For at least Spirited Away, I was really happy...

For at least Spirited Away, I was really happy with cheaper Hong Kong release ($38 here...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-04-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 65,812
Posted By AaronMK
Hopefully the "personalization" includes marking...

Hopefully the "personalization" includes marking sound objects for dialog so that can be adjusted independently. I'd love to have that.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-04-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 65,812
Posted By AaronMK
A re-release of Gravity will have the Atmos...

A re-release of Gravity will have the Atmos track, so that will be your number five. :)
Forum: Blu-ray Software   11-18-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,786
Posted By AaronMK
I don't think I can wait for the US release of...

I don't think I can wait for the US release of Spirited Away, so that means either the Japanese or the Hong Kong blu-ray release. In terms of English subtitles, video, and Japanese audio, is the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   10-06-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,315
Posted By AaronMK
I remember reading somewhere that Dolby and DTS...

I remember reading somewhere that Dolby and DTS don't ask for any royalties on software sales, or any sales when a soundtrack is encoded in their formats, but get money from manufacturers who want to...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-02-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 24,333
Posted By AaronMK
I think with the release of Interstellar in so...

I think with the release of Interstellar in so many formats, I'll try to resurrect this thread.

So many movies are mastered for 2k, or if they are mastered at 4k, so many of the auditoriums with...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-02-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 934
Views: 23,873
Posted By AaronMK
Ideally, I'd want to see it in 15-perf/70mm IMAX...

Ideally, I'd want to see it in 15-perf/70mm IMAX in Dolby Atmos. Does such a theater exist?

If I still lived near a REAL IMAX theater, it might be a tough choice between a large screen 4K Atmos...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   10-01-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,315
Posted By AaronMK
Because the Atmos tracks are backwards compatible...

Because the Atmos tracks are backwards compatible and there for when people do get the hardware.
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   08-17-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,399
Posted By AaronMK
If you can't wait, the UK import is a great...

If you can't wait, the UK import is a great release.
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   08-07-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,399
Posted By AaronMK
Actually, I think the most impressive thing about...

Actually, I think the most impressive thing about Tarzan still today, and even when it was released, was not so much the 3D environments (the "stuff we take for granted today"), but how the hand...
Forum: Latest Industry News   07-05-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 32,159
Posted By AaronMK
And many of those same people probably at some...

And many of those same people probably at some point thought that their TV speakers would always be all they wanted.
Forum: Latest Industry News   06-28-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 32,159
Posted By AaronMK
From the Dolby blog. Many hardware partners...

From the Dolby blog.

Many hardware partners are building or planning to build Dolby Atmos enabled A/V receivers and speakers. Those partners decide what product configurations make the most...
Forum: Latest Industry News   06-16-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,460
Posted By AaronMK
The format of the copy should not be the...

The format of the copy should not be the determining factor on your first sale rights of it. At least in the EU, "digital" copies are considered just as much resellable purchases as physical copies....
Forum: Latest Industry News   06-15-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,460
Posted By AaronMK
The entertainment industry is a very entrenched...

The entertainment industry is a very entrenched special interest in the Beltway. Back then, the entertainment industry and lawmakers had a good "understanding" of one-another. Since nothing has...
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