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  1. Stephen_J_H

    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Aliens -- in 4k UHD

    I was at Walmart on Saturday, and all 3 have been marked down to $20 Cdn. Those of you close to the border may find a hop useful.
  2. Stephen_J_H

    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Aliens -- in 4k UHD

    On this we disagree. If an author does not want their work to be used for purposes with which they clearly disagree, that is a moral objection. It's not the same as the common definition of moral, and hardly nonsense. Time to stop flogging this dead horse. When we start advocating for the way...
  3. Stephen_J_H

    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Aliens -- in 4k UHD

    "Moral rights" is actually a legal term in this context. Don't equate it with morality. The use of the ribbons, if memory serves, was for either a Christmas or Canada Day promotion. You're advancing a floodgates argument, most of which are frequently laughed out of court. Public defecation is...
  4. Stephen_J_H

    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Aliens -- in 4k UHD

    "Puts on lawyer hat" The rights an artist has in their art are both legal and moral. The generally accepted proposition is that while legal rights can be sold, moral rights cannot. That being said, there is significantly greater statutory protection for moral rights outside of North America...
  5. Stephen_J_H

    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Aliens -- in 4k UHD

    Weighing in on this harvest and remaster now that I’ve seen it. I…….. don’t hate it, and may actually kind of like it. This is not the smeary mess of Patton, the HD master of Tremors, or Get Back. The AI has been carefully applied. Real grain is nowhere to be seen, and I appreciate that any...
  6. Stephen_J_H

    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Aliens -- in 4k UHD

    I'll be watching this soon [ideally, tonight] and will weigh in with my thoughts.
  7. Stephen_J_H

    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Aliens -- in 4k UHD

    Everyone in the hue and cry over these discs seems to be overlooking a few crucial distinctions: Franklin J. Schaffner, the director of Patton, died in 1989; as such his intentions beyond any LD or VHS master are unknown. He was also very much a journeyman director, not beholden to auteur...
  8. Stephen_J_H

    UHD Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Aliens -- in 4k UHD

    I will simply say that I hope this bodes well for The Abyss.
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