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  1. Dave H

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

    Regarding streaming, it depends on the platform. I streamed The Irishman from Netflix in 4K (projected) and it looked outstanding. However, some of the streams from Amazon Prime...Meh. Compression artifacts very obvious that are not on disc. As far as Aliens, gave it a spin this week...
  2. Dave H

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

    The HD DVD/BD format war didn't help either. Horrible decision by Toshiba as they never had a chance. It was also incredibly nasty and devisive. Some people stayed on the sidelines and by the time it was over in 2008 they just moved on to digital.
  3. Dave H

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

    I still recall the legendary studio chats and Q/A on here during the DVD days. Those were THE days. I made every effort to make sure my schedule was open for those.
  4. Dave H

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

    It was confirmed it was a 2K scan.
  5. Dave H

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

    Safe to say the 2K scan of Aliens was from the original negative?
  6. Dave H

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

    I was also under the impression that the Lowry process used at the time for the BD completely de-grained Aliens and then added fake grain afterward. I ordered the UHD BD and plan to compare them.
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