Originally Posted by David Scott
I'd like to see a poll setup as this:
FOTR picture quality is negatively effected by green/blue tint
FOTR picture quality is positvely effected by green/blue tint
There is no tint
I own the disc, got it the day it released and already watched it all the way through.
FotR's increase in detail is welcome, but its issues with color timing and contrast keep it from being excellent in my...
Originally Posted by Heywood Floyd
The theory that makes the most sense is that the original theatrical timing for the snow sequence was too earth-like for Jackson. If you listen to him in the featurette about color, he says they...
The increase in detail is trememdous. Imagine if they had actually gone the other way and made it worse.... (a la Predator.) It looks fantastic compared to the original release.
A few of the shots do look slightly troubling color...
Superior? Relative to what? I wouldn't really call Criterion's BD quality in general anything close to superior. Average might be being too kind. I've seen way too many Criterion BD's that look completely lackluster.