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FOX Please release new TODD-AO tranfers of CLEOPATRA and DOCTOR DOLITTLE on blue

Discussion in 'Blu-ray and UHD' started by L BENDER, Mar 5, 2009.

  1. L BENDER

    L BENDER Well-Known Member

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    These TODD-AO productions will look great on blue. Transfers from 70mm sources Please!
     
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    These will come in time. All of the FOX Todd-OA films should look excellent on Blu- ray and Fox is aware of that. Also:

    Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines
    The Agony and the Ecstacy
    Star!
    Hello, Dolly!

    "Can-Can" was supposely filmed in Todd-AO but the last DVD had some element problems which I was told could be corrected but it will take time, but it should also look good on Blu-Ray
     
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    If they ever do STAR! on Blu-ray, I hope they're rethink that sepia wash they bathed the entire picture in. It didn't look like that theatrically, and the laserdisc didn't look like that.
     
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    When CLEOPATRA is released I hope that they place the opening music for second half at the start of the second disc where it belongs instead of at the end of the first disc.
     
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    Cleopatra in Blu-ray will more than likely have the whole film on one disc. It sure is irritating the way they did it on the DVD.
     
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    I also look forward to nice deluxe (no pun intended!) BD of CLEOPATRA.
    I'd also like to see a BD of OKLAHOMA's Todd-AO version. I remember how thrilling the laserdisc version seemed when it was released and I'm hoping that Fox is planning a redo, especially since the last SD version was such a disappointment.
     

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