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A Few Words About A few words about...™ The Outlaw Josey Wales -- in Blu-ray

Discussion in 'Blu-ray and UHD' started by Robert Harris, May 17, 2011.

  1. Robert Harris

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    The Outlaw Josey Wales, Clint Eastwood's fifth directorial production has come to Blu-ray, and it looks terrific.


    I'll give no information about the film, other (for those who haven't seen it) that it's a very interesting western, that's far outside the norm.


    Warner's new Blu-ray is gorgeous. Terrific color, excellent shadow detail and blacks, along with a stable image that looks much like projected film.

    A 1976 production doesn't get much better looking than this.


    Highly Recommended.


    RAH
     
  2. Robert Crawford

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    This is my favorite Eastwood western.








    Crawdaddy
     
  3. Powell&Pressburger

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    Does the film contain the original WB logo or the updated "You Must Remember This" Thene and highly obtrusive and pristine current logo?
     
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    Same here. I am so glad to read that the transfer is high quality. I've been looking forward to this release ever since it was announced.


    "Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy."
     
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    Great news!
     
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    Yes, I'd love to know as well. The DIRTY HARRY series on Blu contains the original Warner Communications Co. logos prior to each film.

     
  7. Robert Harris

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    TOJW has a Time Warner logo.
     
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    I've never seen this movie! Looks like I can rectify that with this release! Thanks for the words, as always
     
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    I've also never gotten around to this film. Had the dvd but never spinned it. This is a definite pick-up for me. REALLY looking forward to seeing it for the first time, especially in hi-def.
     
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    It was good right up until it went all Hippy, 2/3s of the way through. Still, I'll probably pick it up if it reaches the right price.
     
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    How's the audio? Is it a lossless 2.0 track?
     
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    The DVD had a really nice 5.1 mix, so I hope that is retained in lossless format.
     
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    Mr. Harris,


    I´d like to ask you whether there´s German sound on the Blu-ray???
     
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    English 5.1, Spanish and French monaural.
     
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    Mr. Harris, that´s odd because Cameron Yee said in his review here, that German sound is on the disc.


    Anyway, I ordered the disc......
     
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    He may be correct. I merely checked the packaging.
     

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