OTHER SCIENCE FICTION SERIES

Okay, who's getting this when it comes out on DVD?

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 3:55 PM

CHRISISALL




I am.


The laughing Chrisisall

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 4:21 PM

CHRISISALL


I knew it. Y'all hate Trek. You all get the Vulcan Death Grip from ME!!!



The laughing Chrisisall

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 4:36 PM

KWICKO

"We'll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false." -- William Casey, Reagan's presidential campaign manager & CIA Director (from first staff meeting in 1981)


I'll check it out. Been waiting for the right movie to try out the BluRay player...

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 4:52 PM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:
Been waiting for the right movie to try out the BluRay player...

You hi-tech sell out!
How much was it, BTW?


The laughing Chrisisall

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 7:46 PM

MANGOLO


Got it already.

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 10:19 PM

BIGRICHARD


Getting it on BluRay...the "Ultimate Edition" or whatever the hell they're calling it.

I liked it! Damn fun.

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 11:08 PM

TUJIAOZUO


*flashes the vulcan salute*

Just a casual fan of the Trek Universe. But yes. Yes indeed.

Your Indian Pirate Lord,
Ash

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Friday, October 9, 2009 2:58 AM

RIPWASH


I'll be picking it up. Or at least putting it on my Christmas wishlist.

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Friday, October 9, 2009 3:00 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Mangolo:
Got it already.

[Elizabeth voice]
You're a... pirate...
[/Elizabeth voice]


The laughing Chrisisall

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Friday, October 9, 2009 3:03 AM

LWAVES


Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:
Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:
Been waiting for the right movie to try out the BluRay player...

You hi-tech sell out!
How much was it, BTW?

The laughing Chrisisall




As another hi-tech sell out (and proud of it) I'll be getting the Blu-ray as well. Just don't know whether to get it on release day or leave it for Sanity Clause.

And I don't know what Kwicko's Blu-ray player cost but mine is a £450 multi-region Panasonic DMP-BD55.
Add to that the cost of a Sony Bravia 40" FullHD TV and an Onkyo TX-SR606 sound system and speakers and I spent a whole lot of money within a two week period at the end of last year. And you know what...
...it was worth every penny.



"I don't believe in suicide, but if you'd like to try it it might cheer me up to watch."

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Friday, October 9, 2009 3:34 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by lwaves:
...it was worth every penny.




Not only are you happy, the world economy is just a little better for your self indulgence! Win- win.
I, however, remain fully unconvinced that Serenity can look any better to me than it does now on my new 26" 720p LCD.

Funny, we both spent dough at a time of economic collapse. We are good consumers!


The laughing Chrisisall

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Friday, October 9, 2009 6:08 AM

STORYMARK


I'll be getting the Blu Ray as well.

Probably the only film from this past summer I'll buy.

I do find it odd that my favorite movie of the summer, and my most despised movie of the summer, were written by the same guys.

"I thoroughly disapprove of duels. If a man should challenge me, I would take him kindly and forgivingly by the hand and lead him to a quiet place and kill him."

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Friday, October 9, 2009 6:24 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Storymark:
I do find it odd that my favorite movie of the summer, and my most despised movie of the summer, were written by the same guys.


They clearly rise or sink to the level of the material.


The laughing Chrisisall

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Friday, October 9, 2009 6:58 AM

HURRICANEDAWG


I'll probably pick it up, I never was able to see it in theaters.

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Friday, October 9, 2009 7:00 AM

STORYMARK


Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:
Quote:

Originally posted by Storymark:
I do find it odd that my favorite movie of the summer, and my most despised movie of the summer, were written by the same guys.


They clearly rise or sink to the level of the material.


The laughing Chrisisall



Yeah, that and the director they're working for.

And, to be fair to them, both scripts were hamstrung by the strike - one rushed out before it went into effect, the other after it ended.

"I thoroughly disapprove of duels. If a man should challenge me, I would take him kindly and forgivingly by the hand and lead him to a quiet place and kill him."

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Friday, October 9, 2009 10:11 AM

MANGOLO


Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:
Quote:

Originally posted by Mangolo:
Got it already.

[Elizabeth voice]
You're a... pirate...
[/Elizabeth voice]




Argh! You may think so, but really less dramatic. I know the PR guy.

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Friday, October 9, 2009 11:37 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Mangolo:
I know the PR guy.

I got the soundtrack from The Crow real early the same way.
Does your copy have deleted scenes? Does it have that stupid "Property of Paramount" thing on the bottom of the screen?



The laughing Chrisisall

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Friday, October 9, 2009 11:42 AM

MANGOLO


Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:
Quote:

Originally posted by Mangolo:
I know the PR guy.

I got the soundtrack from The Crow real early the same way.
Does your copy have deleted scenes? Does it have that stupid "Property of Paramount" thing on the bottom of the screen?



My copy has no extras, but no "Property of Paramount". It loops automatically. I believe it was intended for store displays.

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Friday, October 9, 2009 11:51 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Mangolo:
no "Property of Paramount".

Good. I got a bunch of screeners to keep over the years when I managed a video store, and always tossed 'em 'cause of that. Insanely distracting.

Does it work better on a home screen than it did in the movies, or just differently?


The laughing Chrisisall

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Friday, October 9, 2009 12:03 PM

MANGOLO


I haven't put it up on my big screen TV, but the story still grabs you. Wish there was more Uhuru!

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Friday, October 9, 2009 12:12 PM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Mangolo:
Wish there was more Uhuru!

So does Spock.


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Friday, October 9, 2009 12:36 PM

UNABASHEDVIXEN


Hells, yes. I saw it twice in the theatre, and twice on a airplane. And yes, I am a very big ST fan. Even despite the plot holes.

*
People before profits

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Friday, October 9, 2009 1:41 PM

KWICKO

"We'll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false." -- William Casey, Reagan's presidential campaign manager & CIA Director (from first staff meeting in 1981)


Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:
Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:
Been waiting for the right movie to try out the BluRay player...

You hi-tech sell out!
How much was it, BTW?


The laughing Chrisisall



$299. It came packed in a PlayStation 3. :)

Hey, it was my birthday... In August.

I still haven't tried the BluRay yet. How lame am I?

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Friday, October 9, 2009 1:50 PM

KWICKO

"We'll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false." -- William Casey, Reagan's presidential campaign manager & CIA Director (from first staff meeting in 1981)


Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:
Quote:

Originally posted by lwaves:
...it was worth every penny.




Not only are you happy, the world economy is just a little better for your self indulgence! Win- win.
I, however, remain fully unconvinced that Serenity can look any better to me than it does now on my new 26" 720p LCD.

Funny, we both spent dough at a time of economic collapse. We are good consumers!


The laughing Chrisisall



Oh, trust me - it can look better!

I didn't think it could look better than my 42" 1080i LCD - until I got a 1080i upconverting DVD player. It really DOES look better. And so does every episode of Firefly.

Part of me really, really wants to get Serenity on BluRay just because it's the first thing I watched on the big TV when I got it, AND it was the first thing I watched on the upconvert DVD player when I got THAT (and I only bought it because it was $25 on Woot.com).

I am a whore for my TV and entertainment, though. I'm running out of inputs on the damn TV at this point. I've currently got hooked up to it:

TimeWarner HD DVR w/160GB hard drive.
Philips DVD Recorder w/160GB hard drive.
RCA Home Theater system with DVD player.
Philips 1080i Upconverting DVD Player.
Sony PlayStation 2.
Sony PlayStation 3.
Nintendo Wii.

I'm trying to figure out how I'm going to talk the wife into letting me have an Xbox 360 now that they've dropped the price to match the PS3's new lower prices.

I *am* contributing to the economy - I'm just afraid I'm contributing to Japan's and China's economies more!

Mike

The percentage you're paying is too high-priced
While you're living beyond all your means;
And the man in the suit has just bought a new car
From the profit he's made on your dreams

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Saturday, October 10, 2009 11:33 PM

LWAVES


Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:
I am a whore for my TV and entertainment, though. I'm running out of inputs on the damn TV at this point.



I would sell my soul for AV equipment if my girlfriend hadn't already taken it. I would love to be able to dedicate a room to build a home cinema, but RealLife(TM) costs too much money for that to happen at the moment. One day though, one day...
And for the record my girlfriend is more into it AV than I am, she's always looking for the next thing to buy.

Wall sockets are the biggest problem. I have so many plugs for things that when I buy something new I have to figure out which item I use the least so that I can unplug it and plug the new item in.

You already have 3 consoles and you want one more!
At least you are picking the best one now. The PS3 is great but IMO the Xbox360 has the edge because it's online side is better. Xbox Live is fantastic and I've heard that the PS3 equivalent isn't so good. But as usual with these things it probably comes down to taste.



"I don't believe in suicide, but if you'd like to try it it might cheer me up to watch."

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Sunday, October 11, 2009 2:21 AM

BIGRICHARD


Trust me CiA, it can look better.
Try Serenity on a 50" LCD playing on BluRay.
Not to mention BluRay has far superior sound in my opinion.

I have a Playstation 3 too. Great buy, even if it's just for the media player side of things (I do play games too). Connects to your wireless network and you can stream your music and videos from your computer, as well as look through your photos, as well as watch DVD's and BluRays. Well worth the $500 AUD (around $400 US?)

Plus...PS3 has Uncharted....I'm fairly sure the main character Nathan Drake is based on Nathan Fillion (some of his lines are very Fillionesque)...not to mention the game's soundtrack is an amazing thing, by none other than Greg Edmonson.
(Yes, I know Uncharted came out a while ago, but I only just got it, as I only just got a PS3, and have been playing it nonstop in anticipation of the sequel {also being scored by Greg!} coming out this Wednesday!)

Anyway, yes, I'm buying Star Trek on BluRay, and yes, in my opinion, BluRay is worth it. Particularly if you like the Pixar films. Wall-E looks absolutely beautiful.

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Sunday, October 11, 2009 4:57 AM

NCBROWNCOAT


Saw it in the movie theater and the Blu-Ray version has already been preordered from Amazon.

Star Trek (the original-I know, I'm ancient compared to everyone else around here) was my first SciFi series on TV and I really enjoyed the movie.

I have a Sony BR player and a 40 in Toshiba HDTV that's awesome. My daughter has an XBox 360 that we use for Netflix etc. She also can connect the PC with just a changes of wires for Hulu on the big screen.

BTW you can get a small, wireless Roku player for about $100. It streams Netflix and Amazon UnBox services to a TV rather well.

There also have been rumors for some time that Hulu would join Netfix and Amazon on the Roku but there haven't been any announcements.



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Sunday, October 11, 2009 8:45 AM

TATERTOT


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Sunday, October 11, 2009 11:28 AM

KWICKO

"We'll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false." -- William Casey, Reagan's presidential campaign manager & CIA Director (from first staff meeting in 1981)


It was a HARD choice for me, deciding between the PS3 and the Xbox360. And I'm not convinced I made the right choice.

But Sony dropped the price of the PS3, so I bit. And then, of course, the Xbox dropped its price as well... :(

I still haven't even tried online play.

My wife and I *do* spend too much time in front of the TV, but it is pretty much our entire entertainment budget, so we rationalize it that way. :)

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Sunday, October 11, 2009 2:49 PM

NCBROWNCOAT


Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:


My wife and I *do* spend too much time in front of the TV, but it is pretty much our entire entertainment budget, so we rationalize it that way. :)



The same here. I find that there are few movies that I want to pay to see in a movie theater. Most are so bad I won't even order the DVD from Netflix.

Star Trek was an exception though. A local theater has started showing the big movies in digital format but even that won't lure me unless I know the movie is good.

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Sunday, October 11, 2009 5:19 PM

OPPYH


Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:
I, however, remain fully unconvinced that Serenity can look any better to me than it does now on my new 26" 720p LCD.



Blu-Ray picture quality of newer movies(Dark Knight, Iron Man) is so far superior to standard dvd that it's not even funny. Most older movies(Ghostbusters, Princess Bride) are marginal upgrades. There are exceptions though. St. Elmos Fire looks frikkin amazing on Blu-Ray.

Blu-Ray movies also contain True high def sound(5.1 uncompressed signal). My surround unit is connected through an optical cable. Sounds better than real theater sound, and world's better than standard compressed dvd sound crap!

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Sunday, October 11, 2009 11:28 PM

BIGRICHARD


Quote:

Originally posted by OPPYH:
Blu-Ray picture quality of newer movies(Dark Knight, Iron Man) is so far superior to standard dvd that it's not even funny. Most older movies(Ghostbusters, Princess Bride) are marginal upgrades. There are exceptions though. St. Elmos Fire looks frikkin amazing on Blu-Ray.

Blu-Ray movies also contain True high def sound(5.1 uncompressed signal). My surround unit is connected through an optical cable. Sounds better than real theater sound, and world's better than standard compressed dvd sound crap!




+1. This is what I was saying, but worded better.

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Monday, October 12, 2009 2:28 AM

THESOMNAMBULIST


Nope!

I loved the film but I don't dig Blu Ray. I've seen a couple of films on friends Blu Ray systems with the 'Ducks Nuts' sized flat Screen TV's with 5.1 surroundy sound and to me it all looks and feels a little too 'gamey' and weird.

But a great flick nonetheless - I'll just get it on the next format to dormat system...


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Monday, October 12, 2009 7:48 AM

KWICKO

"We'll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false." -- William Casey, Reagan's presidential campaign manager & CIA Director (from first staff meeting in 1981)


Quote:

Originally posted by TheSomnambulist:
Nope!

I loved the film but I don't dig Blu Ray. I've seen a couple of films on friends Blu Ray systems with the 'Ducks Nuts' sized flat Screen TV's with 5.1 surroundy sound and to me it all looks and feels a little too 'gamey' and weird.

But a great flick nonetheless - I'll just get it on the next format to dormat system...






That's somewhat understandable; I can see where there would be movies that WOULDN'T be better on BluRay, and ARE better a bit, ermmm... BluRry. :)

Band of Brothers, for instance - great show, powerful stuff, but it NEEDS the shakiness and jump-cut blurs to keep the tension up. The Shield is another show that comes to mind. Gritty action stuff is NOT what BluRay is best for.

Mike

The percentage you're paying is too high-priced
While you're living beyond all your means;
And the man in the suit has just bought a new car
From the profit he's made on your dreams

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Monday, October 12, 2009 8:12 AM

STORYMARK


Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:

Band of Brothers, for instance - great show, powerful stuff, but it NEEDS the shakiness and jump-cut blurs to keep the tension up. The Shield is another show that comes to mind. Gritty action stuff is NOT what BluRay is best for.




I don't understand you here. Blu-Ray doesn't eliminate any of the shakiness or grit (unless they go overboard on the noise reduction), nor the jump-cuts or intentional (in-camera) blurriness.

These are all stylistic choices in the shooting and editing, that aren't really effected at all by higher resolution. The film grain may be reduced - but it can also be brought out a lot in the conversion process, depending on how they choose to go about it.

"I thoroughly disapprove of duels. If a man should challenge me, I would take him kindly and forgivingly by the hand and lead him to a quiet place and kill him."

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Monday, October 12, 2009 11:23 PM

LWAVES


Quote:

Originally posted by Storymark:
Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:

Band of Brothers, for instance - great show, powerful stuff, but it NEEDS the shakiness and jump-cut blurs to keep the tension up. The Shield is another show that comes to mind. Gritty action stuff is NOT what BluRay is best for.




I don't understand you here. Blu-Ray doesn't eliminate any of the shakiness or grit (unless they go overboard on the noise reduction), nor the jump-cuts or intentional (in-camera) blurriness.

These are all stylistic choices in the shooting and editing, that aren't really effected at all by higher resolution. The film grain may be reduced - but it can also be brought out a lot in the conversion process, depending on how they choose to go about it.

"I thoroughly disapprove of duels. If a man should challenge me, I would take him kindly and forgivingly by the hand and lead him to a quiet place and kill him."



I consider Band Of Brothers on Blu-ray to be one of the most faithful transfers on the market. The grain that you see is deliberately put there by the film makers to give it an older, grittier look. The same goes for the washed out colour scheme that is present throughout pretty much the whole show.
But what gets me is the detail you see in the uniforms, the threads that hold it all together, badges and buttons that look spot on. Dirt under the fingernails and on skin looks completely real, not like it was 'painted' on or placed there. Each cut and bruise can be seen in all the detail that was intended. The buildings stand out and look even more realistic and not like a set.

As for Star Trek it most definitely will look better on Blu-ray than DVD (unless they do a Gladiator style job on it). One of my top two eagerly awaited purchases on Blu-ray, the other one being Up. Disney always do a bang up job with their animations and all the Pixar films look truly fantastic.



"I don't believe in suicide, but if you'd like to try it it might cheer me up to watch."

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009 9:39 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by TheSomnambulist:
I don't dig Blu Ray. I've seen a couple of films on friends Blu Ray systems with the 'Ducks Nuts' sized flat Screen TV's with 5.1 surroundy sound and to me it all looks and feels a little too 'gamey' and weird.


I've seen stuff on Blu Ray too, and while I like it mostly, I just don't see enough improvement to warrant the cost. To tell ya the truth, if my CRT hadn't started doing the inevitable vertical warping thing, I would have stayed with that for a long time. But now with my 720 26" & upconvert player, I'm like a pig in poo. Lemme do the math...$300 for the LCD, $45 for the player, $20 for the HDMI cable...

$365- that's less than a 1080p LCD all by itself.

Spiderman 3 remains the only REALLY impressive thing I've seen on BR that my system can't nearly equal. But I find that Toby Maguire's skin variances are not of that much real interest to me after all.




The laughing Chrisisall

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009 9:48 AM

STORYMARK


There's your problem, as far as not seeing much difference - the size of your screen. The difference between upscaled DVD and Blu Ray to the human eye is negligible on screens under 35 inches or so, especially at 720p. You can tell a difference if you look closely, but not a lot. To get the full effect, you have to watch on a large screen, 40' or larger, in 1080p - then you'll see a difference.

Granted, that's a pricey proposition, and I don't have the gear for it myself. I have a 42' 720p set, which is getting outdated (bought it used from a friend, probably 5-6 years old now). I watched the latest Fast & Furious on BR on it the other day - and thought it looked pretty damned good. Then, I went to Best Buy, and they were playing the same flick on one of the new LCD screens, at 1080p, and I was blown away at how much better it loked than on my set.

"I thoroughly disapprove of duels. If a man should challenge me, I would take him kindly and forgivingly by the hand and lead him to a quiet place and kill him."

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Tuesday, October 13, 2009 9:53 AM

CHRISISALL


Yeah, size matters. I saw Serenity in BR on a 1080 19" LCD at Buymore, and it honestly looks better on my system at home. If I ever go above a 32" screen, I'd have to get a Blu Ray player for sure. But at 26"- not a biggie.


The laughing Chrisisall

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 2:09 AM

KWICKO

"We'll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false." -- William Casey, Reagan's presidential campaign manager & CIA Director (from first staff meeting in 1981)


Story and LWaves: Good points; I hadn't thought of it that way. And honestly, I haven't seen BoB on BluRay, so it was a gut reaction I had that it wouldn't be improved by the higher resolution.

I suppose it's like with any photography or sound recording: It's always better to start with MORE resolution and clarity, and you can always manipulate it downward from there if need be.

Thanks for pointing that out. I'll probably curse you for it later, because now I'm going to have to look for Bob on sale on BluRay!



CIA: It's funny, but I'm already *anticipating* my 42" 1080 TV dying so I can rationalize something bigger and better... It's a sickness; I'm sure of it. :)

Mike

The percentage you're paying is too high-priced
While you're living beyond all your means;
And the man in the suit has just bought a new car
From the profit he's made on your dreams

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 8:21 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:
It's a sickness; I'm sure of it. :)


You're suffering from the HDT's.*


*High Definition Tremors


The laughing Chrisisall

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 8:47 AM

ASARIAN


Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:


I am.


I'm getting it on BluRay. Does that count too? :)


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Thursday, October 15, 2009 9:32 AM

STORYMARK


Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:

CIA: It's funny, but I'm already *anticipating* my 42" 1080 TV dying so I can rationalize something bigger and better... It's a sickness; I'm sure of it. :)




I'm in that same boat - not that I could afford a new set if it happened. But I really like those new LED sets.

"I thoroughly disapprove of duels. If a man should challenge me, I would take him kindly and forgivingly by the hand and lead him to a quiet place and kill him."

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 10:34 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by asarian:
Quote:

Originally posted by chrisisall:


I'm getting it on BluRay. Does that count too? :)



Yes, you Trekkie.


The laughing Chrisisall

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 10:40 AM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Storymark:

I'm in that same boat - not that I could afford a new set if it happened. But I really like those new LED sets.


My really old one from 2008 is pretty good.


The laughing Chrisisall

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 5:42 PM

KWICKO

"We'll know our disinformation program is complete when everything the American public believes is false." -- William Casey, Reagan's presidential campaign manager & CIA Director (from first staff meeting in 1981)


Ah - see, mine's from '07, and LCD technology seemed to be progressing in leaps and bounds at that time. I love my Westinghouse (ESPECIALLY the multitude of inputs on the rear panel), but now I'm seeing stuff with a much faster refresh rate, and in certain scenes (and I notice it far more on certain networks), I can't help but see the blockiness of pixelation.

Time marches on, and what once was fabulous and new is now old and quaint...

Anyhoo, I think I'll be Trekking on BluRay.






Mike

Let the wild rumpus start!

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 5:54 PM

CHRISISALL


Quote:

Originally posted by Kwicko:

Time marches on, and what once was fabulous and new is now old and quaint...


24 months changes things a great deal, eh? Like the small gray hairs on your/my temples..?

I'll get a 1080p LCD when Dark Angel is released in HD widescreen, and not before!



The laughing Chrisisall

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 9:26 PM

BIGRICHARD


Quote:

Originally posted by TheSomnambulist:
to me it all looks and feels a little too 'gamey' and weird.




Just thought I'd say that a lot of the shops that play BluRays leave the 'MotionPlus' option on. MotionPlus is GREAT for sport, but if you leave it on during films, it looks awful. It basically smooths everything out and makes it look fake (I think it's supposed to make it more 'real' interestingly enough....)

I'm not sure if this is what you saw, but just be aware that this happens often (at least here in Australia).

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 9:46 PM

JEWELSTAITEFAN


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Originally posted by BigRichard:
Quote:

Originally posted by TheSomnambulist:
to me it all looks and feels a little too 'gamey' and weird.




Just thought I'd say that a lot of the shops that play BluRays leave the 'MotionPlus' option on. MotionPlus is GREAT for sport, but if you leave it on during films, it looks awful. It basically smooths everything out and makes it look fake (I think it's supposed to make it more 'real' interestingly enough....)

I'm not sure if this is what you saw, but just be aware that this happens often (at least here in Australia).


What the heck is with all you "one television household" people?? You all live in one-room apartments or something? Yer supposed to have one for the basement, one for living room, one for bedroom, one for rec room, one for kitchen. Get with it. I don't even have a TV channel to recieve and I know this stuff.

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Thursday, October 15, 2009 9:49 PM

BIGRICHARD


well, my house has 2 TV's, and 4 computers...many of us use our computer screens for watching stuff in our rooms...

but i'm not sure why you quoted me in your post?

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