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    The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

    Couple more follow up questions: What camera do you shoot with for your interviews and b-roll and do you just record sound directly to camera with a mounted mic? Thanks a lot!
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    Blu Rays That Made You Go Wow!

    Bridge on the River Kwai Broadcast News Taxi Driver Ten Commandments Stand by me (to name a few)
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    Fincher's "The Social Network"

    Any chance that this will get a Criterion release much like Benjamin Button?
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    Criterion Press Release: Broadcast News (Blu-ray)

    "I'll see you in da lobbys!"
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    Fincher's "The Social Network"

    That's great news! I'm very excited to see this on the 1st and I can't wait to see the special edition blu-ray!
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    If reports that Paramount isn't relasing any catalog titles on Blu-ray are true, are they licensing

    This is really annoying I wish Paramount would release some titles. They brought out three of the Friday the 13th movies and then stopped and just re-issued them on DVD, I'd really like to get the rest of them but I'm not buying them again on DVD
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    How good are DLPs??

    I've had a Toshiba 56' 1080i DLP for about 5 years now and a 37' Sharp 1080p LCD for 3 years. I've always found that the DLP gives the "truest" image and reflects exactly what I'd want from a blu-ray, that being a very film-like image that's faithful to the movie. With my LCD I've always found...
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    Terminator 1 & 2

    Van, I can't wait for this disc and the thought of a new Terminator BD with a Lowry restoration is getting me very excited. I can't wait to see what you've got in store for that film. I find a lot of people don't give enough credit to fact tracks, one of the coolest things I ever experienced...
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    James Bond Blu ray Collection - Volumes 1 & 2

    I can confirm LALD has been corrected and looks fantastic. The over-blown title sequence has been restored to the correct look and the overall contrast boosting the 2006 transfer had has been toned down to a more appropriate level.
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    Blade Runner 5 Disc: Thank you again!

    What exactly would you do differently Charlie? I of course have no idea of all the material you had so I could never guess but to me it's perfect. I've always wondered how you shape hundreds of hours of interviews into a coherent story? Where the hell do you begin?
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    Blade Runner 5 Disc: Thank you again!

    Every time I watch Dangerous Days and come to the iconic end shot with Deckard on his balcony with that beautiful Vangelis score I always get so emotional and a smile crosses my face. Finally Blade Runner received exceptional treatment on Home Video and it's finally got the recognition it truly...
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    ZODIAC 2-Disc problems

    The extras were produced by David Prior and I remember another feature of his, possible the making of The Fly, using a similar technique. It definately is an editing choice he uses often.
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    The new enemy of the HD Formats is Noise Reduction!

    Whoops! I wish I had a screen that size but I don't think I could fit that anywhere. It's 56", of course. :laugh:
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    The official BLADE RUNNER SE thread. (Check out page 8 and #790.)

    That's what i first thought until I watched it myself. It is quite clear that this isn't due to the new 5.1 track, the different music and "Kowalski" line are no where to be heard on the 2.0 track.
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