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  1. OliverK replied to the thread A Few Words About While we wait for A few words about...™ Lawrence of Arabia -- in 4k/UHD Blu-ray.

    Yes those were the technical rationales but sadly the bigger negative and increased resolution that was the biggest selling point for...

    Jul 21, 2019 at 5:12 PM
  2. OliverK replied to the thread A Few Words About While we wait for A few words about...™ Lawrence of Arabia -- in 4k/UHD Blu-ray.

    It was a very similar issue with 70mm and that was also the reason that 70mm origination all but disappeared and instead fake 70mm, i.e....

    Jul 21, 2019 at 3:55 PM
  3. OliverK replied to the thread A Few Words About While we wait for A few words about...™ Lawrence of Arabia -- in 4k/UHD Blu-ray.

    I just looked up Avengers Endgame and have to say that to me bringing this kind of resolution down to 2k again is sickening. Ever higher...

    Jul 21, 2019 at 1:13 AM
  4. OliverK replied to the thread While we await the next Warner Archive Announcements....

    Indeed Warner does not seem to see many leading ladies of the 50s or 60s as much of a draw with one exception being Doris Day who seems...

    Jul 21, 2019 at 1:00 AM
  5. OliverK liked Ed Lachmann's post in the thread While we await the next Warner Archive Announcements....

    YES! I'm a super fan of The Prodigal, too, as was my now sadly departed friend Holly Woodlawn. It was Holly's favorite film in fact,...

    Jul 20, 2019 at 1:15 AM
  6. OliverK replied to the thread While we await the next Warner Archive Announcements....

    Very cool story and I can imagine that Holly would have liked The Prodigal! It also goes to show that many people who like these movies...

    Jul 20, 2019 at 1:06 AM
  7. OliverK replied to the thread Any 2015 news on "Ryan's Daughter"?.

    Hopefully it will be a really big title that we almost did not expect to come out on Blu-ray any more - not some obscure title by an...

    Jul 19, 2019 at 11:12 AM
  8. OliverK liked PMF's post in the thread Any 2015 news on "Ryan's Daughter"?.

    Ah, sweet mysteries of life. Albeit, still unknown for another week, Criterion will be unveiling a title that will become Spine #1,000....

    Jul 19, 2019 at 11:08 AM
  9. OliverK replied to the thread Does Kino understand stereo sound?.

    This sounds promising ;) Can you give examples of directional sound in specific scenes, perhaps even of directional dialogue?

    Jul 19, 2019 at 2:27 AM
  10. OliverK replied to the thread While we await the next Warner Archive Announcements....

    It looks like Western and Knight themes still beat out more ancient historical backgrounds but I share your hopes that maybe we are...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 4:23 AM
  11. OliverK replied to the thread A Few Words About While we wait for A few words about...™ Lawrence of Arabia -- in 4k/UHD Blu-ray.

    No harm done and you are among friends here so it's all good :)

    Jul 17, 2019 at 12:47 AM
  12. OliverK liked Douglas_H's post in the thread A Few Words About While we wait for A few words about...™ Lawrence of Arabia -- in 4k/UHD Blu-ray.

    You are exactly right. Sincrerely, my post was clueless, apologies. For dummies like me, next time tack on an emoji. Common practice.

    Jul 17, 2019 at 12:43 AM