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Forum: Blu-ray Software   10-14-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 532
Views: 58,115
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I've seen this film countless times over the...

I've seen this film countless times over the years and this is the first time I've heard the song Strawberry Letter 23 by The Brothers Johnson on the soundtrack. This is the song in Jackie Brown...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   09-18-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 532
Views: 58,115
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: And Tony Scott knowing what he is...

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And Tony Scott knowing what he is doing


Tony Scott used to know what he's doing. I think True Romance and Crimson Tide are the last two "classic" looking Tony Scott films. I just...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   03-02-2011, 10:05 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 14,011
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: ...at least we won't have to worry...

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...at least we won't have to worry about updated effects (a la 'Star Wars') on this one


Oh, but it it already has one change. For the last DVD release ILM digitally replaced the sky...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-05-2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 19,595
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I have never read the Scott Pilgrim graphic...

I have never read the Scott Pilgrim graphic novel, but the movie felt very much to me to be a big budget version of Edgar Wright's BBC series "Spaced". All the 20-something slacker characters, the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   10-27-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 43,851
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I just watched this last night, and I had almost...

I just watched this last night, and I had almost forgotten what an amazing film this is. The cinematography, music, editing, acting, all amazing.

Every time I watch it I always seem to get misty...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   10-01-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 782
Posted By Darcy Hunter
"White Rabbit" by Jefferson Airplane. Released...

"White Rabbit" by Jefferson Airplane.
Released in 1967.

It shows up in a lot of 60's themed films. I remember it in Platoon as well.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   07-20-2010, 03:59 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 41,233
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I saw "The Mist/1408" double feature disc at HMV...

I saw "The Mist/1408" double feature disc at HMV yesterday ($14.99).
Both are listed as 1080i and no special features.

The cover did not indicate if 1408 was the director's cut or not, and "The...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   06-05-2010, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4,054
Views: 1,149,104
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: So can someone explain again why...

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So can someone explain again why people are posting so many pictures of their TV screens that are playing movies??


Yeah, I don't get this either. I've asked this question before and...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   05-13-2010, 07:53 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 46,803
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: Have any of you watched the teaser...

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Have any of you watched the teaser for the new film from J.J. Abrams called SUPER 8? It's a full-on homage (rip-off) of the train-tracks sequence in CE3K.


I've seen this as well. The...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-12-2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,771
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: You could argue Robert Altman's...

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You could argue Robert Altman's Short Cuts was the real deal before either Magnolia and Crash.


P.T. Anderson has made no secret of his love of Altman. He was even the "stand-by"...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   12-18-2009, 12:27 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 14,311
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I always find the level of anti-consumer, pro...

I always find the level of anti-consumer, pro corporate sentament on this forum sometimes disturbing. With the economy in the crapper and studios losing money, offering less value for your dollar is...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   12-06-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 16,117
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: For me, Poltergeist just feels like...

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For me, Poltergeist just feels like a Spielberg movie. I know Tobe Hooper is said to have directed this, but the way many of the scenes are shot it just looks like Spielberg was behind the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   12-06-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 36,674
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I'm simply amazed at how aggressive the...

I'm simply amazed at how aggressive the soundtrack is on this release. Does anyone know if there was any remixing done on this release? I'm only listening to this down-mixed since I do not own a...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   12-04-2009, 09:59 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 43,446
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: Does it get any better than that? ...

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Does it get any better than that?


Pig gun!!
Forum: Blu-ray Software   11-12-2009, 08:20 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 44,052
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: Has anyone from Canada used the...

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Has anyone from Canada used the coupons at Futureshop for the Steelbook version?
I'm guessing it wont apply but may be worth a shot to see if I can get some cash back...my wallet took...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   10-17-2009, 01:02 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 10,897
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote: The previews are loaded from BD-Live...

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The previews are loaded from BD-Live - they are not stored on the disc.


Interesting. I finally watched this the other day (great movie BTW) and was waiting to slog through all the...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   05-25-2009, 09:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,569
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I had this happen to me when I rented...

I had this happen to me when I rented Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (and one other film I can't remember right now). My PS3 would just give a read error message until I connected it to my router. Very...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   05-23-2009, 11:38 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 10,981
Posted By Darcy Hunter
Quote:axelmusic has a backcover scan and it...

Quote:axelmusic has a backcover scan and it shows...

1,78:1


It seems clear at this point that any Alliance release should be approached with caution. What I think Alliance is doing is simply...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-11-2009, 04:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,644
Posted By Darcy Hunter
There is a weird misconception some people have...

There is a weird misconception some people have that unless a movie was shot with HD cameras, then they are not truly HD.

Die Hard, apart from being over 20 years old (wow, really??) is a...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-11-2009, 03:57 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 12,063
Posted By Darcy Hunter
"... now, if that's a fact, tell me, am I...

"... now, if that's a fact, tell me, am I lying?"
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-11-2009, 03:51 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 19,535
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I saw the BD of Boondock Saints - Dir. Cut at...

I saw the BD of Boondock Saints - Dir. Cut at Future Shop yesterday. They had about 6 copies of it in stock. Pretty cheap too.
Forum: Blu-ray Software   01-08-2009, 11:04 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,174
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I'm not sure if this is the version we're...

I'm not sure if this is the version we're getting here, but there are some screen shots posted:

http://www.hundland.org/hd/f/f.htm#french1

Looks grainy, but keeping with the gritty look and...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   01-02-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,170
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I own a Pioneer HD532 and Hi-Def content looks...

I own a Pioneer HD532 and Hi-Def content looks amazing on these displays. Since you own the Elite Pro, your picture will undoubtedly look even better. I have both a Toshiba HD DVD player and a PS3...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   12-30-2008, 11:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 704
Posted By Darcy Hunter
I own the 52" version of this set. It still...

I own the 52" version of this set. It still produces an amazing picture, especially from my PS3. The one problem with these sets is that they exhibit quite a bit of overscan when displaying HD...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   09-18-2008, 10:44 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 26,539
Posted By Darcy Hunter
FutureShop.ca does not list this title on their...

FutureShop.ca does not list this title on their website for some reason and did not advertise this in any of it's flyers. Amazon.ca does list it, but does not show any cover art. I thought this...
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