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#1 of 12 OFFLINE   Craig Morris

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Posted November 30 2005 - 04:47 AM

Watched this on DVD last night... fun family film. However, there seemed to be a complete lack of LFE. I even had to check to make sure my sub was turned on. Could this be an authoring error? Anyone else have the same observations? There were several scenes with rockets or people punching the ground with their superpowers... and not a single one caused the sub to rumble. I found it very odd.

#2 of 12 OFFLINE   Shane Dodson

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Posted November 30 2005 - 04:51 AM

No problems here. There was plenty of LFE when I watched this last night. Granted, the bass wasn't as punchy as some of the more recent action/adventure extravaganzas...but it was definitely present. Did you check your set-up?

My wife noticed the LFE every time Coach Boomer showed off his power. The walls rattled. Posted Image

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#3 of 12 OFFLINE   todd s

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Posted November 30 2005 - 06:56 AM

SIDEKICK!!!!
Bring back John Doe! Or at least resolve the cliff-hanger with a 2hr movie or as an extra on a dvd release.

#4 of 12 OFFLINE   derek

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Posted December 01 2005 - 01:39 AM

LFE seemed good for us. Great fun family flick we all loved it.

#5 of 12 OFFLINE   Dave_P.

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Posted December 01 2005 - 01:40 AM

Definitely felt the bass on my system.

#6 of 12 OFFLINE   Ron-P

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Posted December 01 2005 - 03:43 AM

I bought this blind, my daughter (8) saw it in the theater and really liked it. I enjoy Kurt Russell and this looks to be a fun movie. Hopefully I'll get a chance to spin the disc in the next few days.
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#7 of 12 OFFLINE   Andrew Radke

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Posted December 01 2005 - 03:51 AM

I saw this in the theater this past August and thought it was a great family film. I enjoyed it thoroughly. This is one I"ll definitely pick up.
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#8 of 12 OFFLINE   Mark Bendiksen

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Posted December 01 2005 - 09:20 AM


I agree. Very fun flick, IMHO. I'll probably be picking one up for myself, uh, I mean for my eight-year-old son, sometime this week. Posted Image


#9 of 12 OFFLINE   RogerH

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Posted December 01 2005 - 11:15 AM

I'm kinda interested in this one so I'll probably rent it first incase its too kiddy for my tastes.

#10 of 12 OFFLINE   Ron-P

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Posted December 02 2005 - 09:13 AM

Fun movie, watched it last night. The soundtrack was decent and full but it lacked any real low end bass. I have a 177L 15" Tempest Sonotube sub tuned to 17Hz, I have the cut-off set at 80Hz. This moive seems to lack anything below 80Hz. There might be some information there but it's not much. Nothing like Batman Begins or War of the Worlds.
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#11 of 12 OFFLINE   mattCR

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Posted December 31 2005 - 04:31 PM

Very suprised with how funny this is. Good inclusion of the Kids in the Hall in their roles.

Very few things better then the screams of "SIDEKICK!" Posted Image I also enjoyed the lesson on the board:

"HOLY ________, it's _________ man!"

Far funnier then I ever expected it to be.

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#12 of 12 OFFLINE   Steven Gebs

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Posted January 01 2006 - 04:11 AM

Great Movie!!!

It is definitely fun for ALL ages!