The WB, is against Blue Laser HD-DVD. The WB, is against using full or half-rate DTS. The WB, is against 448 DD. I know their video transfers are uncommonly excellent, especially for classics & at price points against the competition. However, a 'slap' against the quality of the HT presentation, is a 'slap' against the quality of HT presentation. O', and the WB is for....... snappers!