Jesse Skeen's Recent Activity

  1. Jesse Skeen replied to the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    "Meanwhile, who's going to buy a DVD of a show you can already stream in HD or purchase in HD from iTunes?" That's a real conundrum for...

    Jan 19, 2020 at 10:03 PM
  2. Jesse Skeen liked MatthewA's post in the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    And that’s why it was so great about laserdisc: it never had any of that garbage to begin with.

    Jan 19, 2020 at 9:57 PM
  3. Jesse Skeen liked TJPC's post in the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    And you don’t just play the discs because?....

    Jan 19, 2020 at 9:56 PM
  4. Jesse Skeen replied to the thread Press Release Lionsgate Press Release: The Limey (4K Digital).

    I have this on D-VHS- less than 100 movies were released on that format altogether.

    Jan 18, 2020 at 12:01 AM
  5. Jesse Skeen liked meli's post in the thread Press Release Lionsgate Press Release: The Limey (4K Digital).

    Actually, I believe the opposite. Many people who endure the inconvenience and expense of going to a movie theater to watch a film that...

    Jan 18, 2020 at 12:00 AM
  6. Jesse Skeen replied to the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    As long as they don't reach the ridiculous levels of laserdisc prices, that's fine with me. $5 discs have been around a while though, I...

    Jan 17, 2020 at 8:15 PM
  7. Jesse Skeen liked bob kaplan's post in the thread Blu-ray Review The Addams Family (2019) Blu-ray Review.

    Still would have purchased it, if it were in 3D.

    Jan 17, 2020 at 8:09 PM
  8. Jesse Skeen liked Mark-P's post in the thread Physical and Digital report card for 2019.

    If you throw out the numbers for subscriptions and rentals, and only compare movie purchases, physical IS still outselling digital (13%...

    Jan 17, 2020 at 2:42 PM
  9. Jesse Skeen liked Adam Lenhardt's post in the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    I agree with D, but I don't agree with C. I do think consumer interest was always trending toward streaming, especially for Millennials...

    Jan 17, 2020 at 2:31 PM
  10. Jesse Skeen liked MatthewA's post in the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    I just had my privacy violated, so under the circumstances, I couldn't care less about the greed and short-sightedness of the companies...

    Jan 17, 2020 at 2:23 PM
  11. Jesse Skeen replied to the thread Press Release Warner and Universal to Merge Domestic Disc Business.

    Many of which are now unplayable due to rot. Image never manufactured discs, they licensed and distributed titles. The discs were...

    Jan 16, 2020 at 12:09 PM
  12. Jesse Skeen replied to the thread Press Release Warner and Universal to Merge Domestic Disc Business.

    In the laserdisc days it was pretty much just Pioneer and Image doing the distribution, and promoting the format in general. Prices were...

    Jan 15, 2020 at 11:48 PM
  13. Jesse Skeen liked BobO'Link's post in the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    Until I can sell the rights to the copies of digital titles I've purchased or will my digital collection to my heirs, digital is *not*...

    Jan 15, 2020 at 11:40 PM
  14. Jesse Skeen liked OLDTIMER's post in the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    I think it’s sad that the average “Joe” today is not interested in picture or sound quality. Low bit rate compressed audio blaring from...

    Jan 15, 2020 at 11:37 PM
  15. Jesse Skeen liked Thomas T's post in the thread For Those Who Still Think Physical Media Has No Place in the 21st century....

    I think you're overselling the "push the button and see everything you want" advantage. For people who are hooked on popular series like...

    Jan 15, 2020 at 11:37 PM