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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-25-2014, 03:10 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
That's it. Irish horror. Well reviewed, but once...

That's it. Irish horror. Well reviewed, but once only for me.

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/1/1b/Wake_Wood.jpg

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-25-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 39,626
Views: 4,929,757
Posted By wmcclain
The -83 has very limited support for hidef audio...

The -83 has very limited support for hidef audio files, so likely not. See the FAQ: What lossless audio file formats are supported?...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-25-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
Ding. 48 hours, more or less. Research allowed. ...

Ding. 48 hours, more or less. Research allowed.

Hint: It's sort of The Wicker Man meets Pet Sematary.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-25-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 5,580
Views: 445,497
Posted By wmcclain
No, I thought it has always been that way, that...

No, I thought it has always been that way, that switching between production and beta could not be done via internet update. But if it has worked for you then I may be out of date. My problem is that...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-25-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5,580
Views: 445,497
Posted By wmcclain
Beta and production are different servers. Beta...

Beta and production are different servers. Beta firmware only checks the beta server, etc. If you want to switch between beta and production firmware, you have to do it via USB or CD update.

(I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-25-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 18,721
Views: 1,502,384
Posted By wmcclain
HDMI1 uses the Mediatek decoder + QDEO...

HDMI1 uses the Mediatek decoder + QDEO processing.

HDMI2 is Mediatek alone.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-24-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
If that's not it, how about Johnny Handsome....

If that's not it, how about Johnny Handsome. (Actually it looks more recent...)

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-24-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
You tried it and it didn't work. That's how you...

You tried it and it didn't work. That's how you know.

If intellectual property rights were not a concern, you could download the image, rename it so that the film title was concealed, then upload...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-24-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. -Bill

Name this movie.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-24-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
It's a deep link into dvdbeaver. I'm guessing...

It's a deep link into dvdbeaver. I'm guessing visibility depends on the the state of cookies inside your browser.

I'm not seeing it either. When I cut and paste it into a new window I get to the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-24-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 5,580
Views: 445,497
Posted By wmcclain
Either the player or the AVR was temporarily...

Either the player or the AVR was temporarily insane. I like to think it was the AVR.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-24-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 17,090
Views: 2,065,507
Posted By wmcclain
Are you meaning the 983? That was the DVD player...

Are you meaning the 983? That was the DVD player everyone remembers fondly. ABT processing, later used in their first Blu-ray, the BDP-83.

Faroudja processing as used in the 971 and 981 was...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-23-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
^^^ I don't remember the scene, but I will guess...

^^^ I don't remember the scene, but I will guess Closer (2004).

-Bill
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-23-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By wmcclain
I get all my bits and pieces from Monoprice. ...

I get all my bits and pieces from Monoprice.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-23-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11,718
Views: 954,259
Posted By wmcclain
Some of those players might have region-free...

Some of those players might have region-free hardware mods. Check closely.

Otherwise: the -93 still has pre-sunset component video which some people (a diminishing number) need.

It does not...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-23-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
Name that movie: Answer: Wake Wood ...

Name that movie:

Answer:


Wake Wood


http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=327002&stc=1&d=1414085600
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5,580
Views: 445,497
Posted By wmcclain
You're getting video over HDMI but audio has...

You're getting video over HDMI but audio has failed? That is very odd.

You've tried swapping cables, resetting the player to factory defaults, double checking the receiver settings?

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-22-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 5,580
Views: 445,497
Posted By wmcclain
Your -93 audio: was it digital or analog audio...

Your -93 audio: was it digital or analog audio that failed? Did you contact OPPO support? They might have ideas.

Darbee in the player and in the standalone Darblet should produce the same benefit....
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-22-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
Your wild stab penetrates the heart of the...

Your wild stab penetrates the heart of the matter. The first appearance of Thunderbolt and Lightfoot. Seriously: I am not making that up.

Honestly, it's not that thrilling for an adventure...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-22-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
I suppose she was at her best in the evening. ...

I suppose she was at her best in the evening.

* * *

Name this movie:

Answer:


Captain Lightfoot (1955)
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-22-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By wmcclain
Can't help with flexraid, but if you are looking...

Can't help with flexraid, but if you are looking at alternatives in non-standard raid and backups, SnapRAID has a useful comparison table: http://snapraid.sourceforge.net/compare.html

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-21-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
Casino Royale again! Can't get away from the Bond...

Casino Royale again! Can't get away from the Bond Girls.

Correction: that's not Vespa, but Caterina Murino as Solange. I know her otherwise only from the British TV series Zen with Rufus Sewell....
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-21-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
Time for pretty pictures! Name this film. ...

Time for pretty pictures! Name this film.

Answer:


Casino Royale


-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-21-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 87,559
Posted By wmcclain
Apart from bitstreaming Dolby TrueHD, which the...

Apart from bitstreaming Dolby TrueHD, which the players do now, what would a player need in the way of Atmos support?

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-21-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4,579
Views: 102,900
Posted By wmcclain
In the end, you are correct! Review: Dementia 13...

In the end, you are correct! Review: Dementia 13 (1963).

-Bill
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