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Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   04-24-2017, 04:31 AM
Replies: 64
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Posted By MovieSwede
A 2.35 screen gives you a superior 2.35...

A 2.35 screen gives you a superior 2.35 experience.

If you like to watch 2.35 movies, buy a 2.35 screen.
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   04-23-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 723
Posted By MovieSwede
It does not. ...

It does not.

http://www.dvdtalk.com/reviews/images/reviews/1/tencommandments/13.png
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   04-22-2017, 07:14 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 723
Posted By MovieSwede
One other important aspect of CIH is that you...

One other important aspect of CIH is that you remove the letterbox bar from the projection screen it will look like you get added contrast to the image

I was given a demo of this in a store and by...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-05-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 8,680
Views: 1,136,649
Posted By MovieSwede
Need some help here. A couple of months ago...

Need some help here.

A couple of months ago I got hold of some discounted Atmos speakers. Could come handy some day. Of course sitting there with atmos speaker with no use forces to do sensible...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-07-2017, 07:16 AM
Replies: 975
Views: 39,613
Posted By MovieSwede
More fascinating that Sigurd is younger the his...

More fascinating that Sigurd is younger the his great grandson Harald Finehair.



And that he died before having any offspring
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-06-2017, 08:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 159
Posted By MovieSwede
What annoyed the most, my last visit, was that...

What annoyed the most, my last visit, was that they used DVD quality subtitles.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   01-04-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 4,749
Posted By MovieSwede
Don't forget missing catwalk with no safety bar...

Don't forget missing catwalk with no safety bar that blocks the path. I guess alot of Wilhelm screams in the Death Star.

As for the movie. I liked it alot more then Episode VII. More original...
Forum: 2.35:1 Constant Image Height Chat   11-12-2016, 11:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 408
Posted By MovieSwede
You can always zoom 2.35 and use a HTPC to scale...

You can always zoom 2.35 and use a HTPC to scale down to 16:9.
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-08-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,181
Posted By MovieSwede
I think they named it Narcos so they could expand...

I think they named it Narcos so they could expand the show beyond Escobar. And I thought the inclusion of Cali in the first season was mainly for that reason. But until they greenlighted season 3 and...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   10-08-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 41
Posted By MovieSwede
The Siege of Jadotville

This one came out yesterday on Netflix

https://youtu.be/9_JHsiQTTmg


I thought it was very good. And I cant really complain when it arrives direct to Netflix.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-02-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,233
Posted By MovieSwede
I dont trust reviews. Of course that doesnt say...

I dont trust reviews. Of course that doesnt say anything about the movie. But I gonna make my own judgement.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   08-02-2016, 05:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By MovieSwede
I could always mention Prometheus. ;)

I could always mention Prometheus. ;)
Forum: Community Articles   07-02-2016, 04:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 422
Posted By MovieSwede
HDDVDs were 30 gb in size. And 15 gb is alot when...

HDDVDs were 30 gb in size. And 15 gb is alot when compared to HD movies that is streamed with maybe 6-7 gb. Diminishing returns kicks in early.



Actually a grainy movie is much harder to encode...
Forum: Community Articles   06-30-2016, 11:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 422
Posted By MovieSwede
Superman returns was shoot digital. And it...

Superman returns was shoot digital. And it doesn't look good to start with.

300 and Chronicles of Riddick are good early VC1 encodes.
Forum: Community Articles   06-30-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 422
Posted By MovieSwede
If he could list 3 AVC movies that looked good...

If he could list 3 AVC movies that looked good and 3 VC1 that looked bad it would be easy to pinpoint the issue.
Forum: Community Articles   06-29-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 422
Posted By MovieSwede
Its not the codec. Its the source that doesn´t...

Its not the codec. Its the source that doesn´t match your preferences.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   06-07-2016, 10:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 359
Posted By MovieSwede
Was some time since I saw the movie, but to my...

Was some time since I saw the movie, but to my understanding he was never in the matrix for that scene. He just was able to visualize the coding from his chat with the machines.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-19-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 258
Posted By MovieSwede
In random order. Die Hard Blade Runner ...

In random order.

Die Hard
Blade Runner
Aliens
The Terminator
The Abyss
Predator
Return of the Jedi
Ghost Busters
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-12-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 185
Posted By MovieSwede
Looks terrible so far. Looks to much like a...

Looks terrible so far. Looks to much like a computer game then an actual movie.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-01-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 351
Posted By MovieSwede
I would say its almost nonexistent that an...

I would say its almost nonexistent that an extended edition delivers a better movie.

The Abyss maybe, but that's it.
Forum: HDTV Programming   05-01-2016, 06:36 AM
Replies: 975
Views: 39,613
Posted By MovieSwede
Did a fun discovery today when I looked at my...

Did a fun discovery today when I looked at my wifes family history. Managed to go all the way to Sigurd Snake in the Eye. Of course history is a bit cloudy in thar era. But I may get her interested...
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   04-30-2016, 11:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,481
Posted By MovieSwede
Its not a war movie, its a sports movie. Had...

Its not a war movie, its a sports movie.

Had a couple of friends over two years ago. And we end up watching Top Gun late at night. One of my friends that hadn't seen it for a while remarked that...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-30-2016, 10:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By MovieSwede
I dont agree, the movies have gotten worse. ...

I dont agree, the movies have gotten worse.

Simple plots and CGI action.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-29-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 186
Posted By MovieSwede
I guess money had something to do with it.

I guess money had something to do with it.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   04-28-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 351
Posted By MovieSwede
It depends on the movie, but as a general rule: ...

It depends on the movie, but as a general rule:

More scenes doesn't make a movie better.
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