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Matilda Laserdisc?


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#1 of 5 Brent Avery

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Posted May 20 2002 - 08:49 AM

I currently have the dvd version of this movie and what I would like to find out is - was there ever a laserdisc version of this film released and if so was it in the OAR of 2.35? I am asking this question because who knows if and when the studio will reissue it in widescreen. Posted Image Posted Image

#2 of 5 Patrick McCart

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Posted May 20 2002 - 09:14 AM

The DVD is open matte with some P&S scenes perhaps since it was shot in Super-35.

I think Columbia owns this film.

#3 of 5 Julian Lalor

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Posted May 20 2002 - 10:15 AM

Yes, the film was released in widescreen on Laserdisc. My copy rotted, though (goold old Sony) and I am lucky enough to live in a region where the DVD has also been released in anamorphic widescreen.

#4 of 5 Grant B

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Posted May 20 2002 - 12:41 PM

From WSR LaserMagik 1998:

LD and Theaterical Ratio 2.35:1 shot in super 35
Also Reference Quality Picture 5/5 and Sound 4.5/5
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#5 of 5 David Norman

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Posted May 20 2002 - 04:39 PM

Well it ws very nice 2.35 until the colored snowflakes got in the way.