DVD Beaver has a review of the remasterd version of "Fall of the Roman Empire"

Discussion in 'DVD' started by flagbrothers, Apr 16, 2008.

  1. flagbrothers

    flagbrothers Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2007
    Messages:
    98
    Likes Received:
    0
    Let's hope that 55 Days at Peking will be next on the list
     
  2. Jon Lidolt

    Jon Lidolt Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2004
    Messages:
    184
    Likes Received:
    6
    Location:
    Toronto Ontario in Canada
    Real Name:
    Jon Lidolt
    Just checked out the DVD Beaver site. From the comparison frames, it looks to me like we're in for another disappointment from the Weinsteins: odd color balance and lack of detail – similar to El Cid. On the other hand, they did get the aspect ratio right. It's the same as the original anamorphic 35mm theatrical prints.
     
  3. Mike Frezon

    Mike Frezon Moderator
    Moderator

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2001
    Messages:
    38,456
    Likes Received:
    5,726
    Location:
    Rensselaer, NY
  4. Stefan Andersson

    Stefan Andersson Second Unit

    Joined:
    May 12, 2001
    Messages:
    263
    Likes Received:
    37
    I don´t get this. The FOTRE frames on the FOTRE HTF thread look fantastic. The frames on DVDBeaver look just as middling as El Cid on DVDBeaver. Anybody care to comment/investigate? And does each frame grab represent the movie correctly or do they represent the capper´s preferences re: contrast, brightness, color saturation and hue?
     

Share This Page