atmos

  1. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Men In Black Trilogy UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Men In Black Trilogy UHD Review Director Barry Sonnenfeld’s Men in Black Trilogy arrives on 4K UHD Blu-ray with stunning new transfers, providing an excellent video presentation and immersive Dolby Atmos audio. [review]
  2. Matt Hough

    UHD Review Kingsman: The Golden Circle UHD Review

    Matt Hough Kingsman: The Golden Circle UHD Review Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsman: The Golden Circle offers an entertaining international expansion on the previous successful spy adventure film though it’s burdened with being overlong and occasionally crass. [review]
  3. Todd Erwin

    Blu-ray Review Game of Thrones: The Complete Seventh Season Blu-ray Review

    Todd Erwin Game of Thrones: The Complete Seventh Season Blu-ray Review The abbreviated seventh season of HBO's popular Game of Thrones manages to strategically set all the pieces into play for the upcoming final season's showdown between Westeros and the White Walkers. [review]
  4. davis.js

    Dolby Atmos - audio file not supported (new Smart TV) ??

    I have recently purchased a brand new 65 inch ULED 4K TV (Hisense), and was surprised when attempting to play a 4K movie from my external hard drive connected to the TV, that the audio file was not supported. It's an mkv file, and it's in Dolby Atmos format. I have an Onkyo Dolby Atmos AV...
  5. valentins

    5.1.4 ATMOS Speaker setup - B&W CM8 S2, CCM662, CCM684

    Newbie here.. Currently working on a 5.1.4 ATMOS setup and would appreciate any comments/suggestions regarding the speaker choice and placement. Working with: Yamaha RX-A3060 Sub - BK P12-300SB-DF Fronts - B&W CM8 S2 Centre - B&W CCM 7.4 Rear Surrounds - 2 x B&W CCM662 Atmos- 4 x B&W CCM684...
  6. John Sparks

    my receiver do Dolby Atmos?

    I have an older AV receiver (Onkyo 608) that does 7.2 It has connections for 2 front highs, really making it 9.2. My set-up now is 7.1. and am using my Sammy K8500 (3D/4K) for pass through. My question is, could I connect 2 Atmos in-ceiling speakers to those front highs and will I get 7.2.2...
  7. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets UHD Review Luc Besson's movies are an acquired taste, and his most recent, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, is no exception. It's a great looking movie with enough quirks to make it different from all the other comic book...
  8. A

    New home theater with Atmos

    I am thinking of installing a home theater with Atmos. But my hall has a high ceiling and as the Atmos requires to reflect the sound off the ceiling, can you suggest me this possible. I have actually found a set Onkyo - HTS 7800 it actaully has a good receiver and a Atmos enabled speakers.As I...
  9. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review The Hitman's Bodyguard UHD Review

    Todd Erwin The Hitman's Bodyguard UHD Review Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson have great chemistry in The Hitman's Bodyguard, an action comedy that recalls the popular buddy films of the 1980s. [review]
  10. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Westworld: The Complete First Season UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Westworld: The Complete First Season UHD Review A sequel of sorts but definitely inspired by Michael Crichton's 1973 film of the same name, Westworld was a smashing success in its first season on HBO, and becomes the first television series released on 4K UHD Blu-ray. [review]
  11. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Cars 3 UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Cars 3 UHD Review In Pixar's Cars 3, Lightning McQueen has to face the fact that his days as a racer are numbered as much younger racers are quite literally passing him by on the racetrack. This latest entry just about alienates its core audience by taking on themes that will...
  12. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review The Dark Tower UHD Review

    Todd Erwin The Dark Tower UHD Review Adapting a seven-part series of novels into a movie is no easy task, and The Dark Tower hits that point squarely on the head. The bright spots, however, are in the casting of its two leads, Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, who almost make the film...
  13. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Spider-Man: Homecoming UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Spider-Man: Homecoming UHD Review Sony tries yet again to launch a Spider-Man franchise, this time enlisting the aid of Marvel Studios, allowing Spider-Man: Homecoming to be part of the MCU. The result is a fun, light, and often humorous summer popcorn movie. [review]
  14. RobDog

    Front presence or dolby atmos install ? Yamaha 3070

    Nice to join the forum community, hoping for some feedback and advice on my install Here's What I've got thus far; Matte black room, curtains on both side walls from screen to half way back in the room Sony VPL500es projector to a 110 inch fixed screen. Screen is as high as I can get it- only...
  15. A

    Concealing Surround and Atmos speakers

    Hello, this is my first post here. I come from a background of building music studios, and I have built about half a dozen home theatres. Now I have a client who insists that the fabric facade of the side walls and ceiling should be undisturbed and no speakers are to be seen. In the past, I...
  16. Matt Hough

    UHD Review War for the Planet of the Apes UHD Review

    Matt Hough War for the Planet of the Apes UHD Review Emotionally complex and filled with a soulful resonance that’s often missing from other action franchises, War for the Planet of the Apes brings the Apes trilogy to a fitting and satisfying end. [review]
  17. N

    Dolby Atmos Sound Bar?

    I’ve been watching some YouTube reviews of some sound bars with dolby atmos and it seems pretty cool. I’m wondering about a few things... If you’re not a huge audiophile, will it sound just as good or better than an average 5.1 system? Or will separate speakers always still be better than 1...
  18. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Baby Driver UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Baby Driver UHD Review Edgar Wright’s pet project, Baby Driver, slams its foot down on the accelerator pedal from the opening logos and doesn’t let up until the end credits roll, all the while perfectly choreographed with its musical track. It is a wild ride for the eyes and...
  19. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Warm Bodies UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Warm Bodies UHD Review Billed as a zombie romantic comedy, Warm Bodies is a much better film than it deserves to be, thanks to a clever script and the performances of its leading cast. [review]
  20. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review RED 2 UHD Review

    Todd Erwin RED 2 UHD Review More does not always mean better. Case in point: Red 2, which boasts a larger and very talented cast but does not match the laughs or fun of the original. [review]
  21. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Transformers: The Last Knight UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Transformers: The Last Knight UHD Review Transformers: The Last Knight is a bloated and over-stuffed feast for the eyes and ears, but a complete waste of a movie. In other words, a typical Michael Bay film. [review]
  22. Matt Hough

    UHD Review Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales UHD Review

    Matt Hough Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales UHD Review A new generation of would-be pirates and adventurers hitch their wagons to the tipsy star of Captain Jack Sparrow in the fifth entry in the Disney franchise Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. [review]
  23. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review RED UHD Review

    Todd Erwin RED UHD Review RED, based on a series of DC comic books, is an often hilarious action-comedy about retired CIA agents who are slated to be retired permanently. This is quite possibly Bruce Willis’ best movie of the current decade. [review]
  24. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review King Arthur: Legend of the Sword UHD Review

    Todd Erwin King Arthur: Legend of the Sword UHD Review King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, Guy Ritchie's re-imagining of the Arthurian legend, is an incoherent mess that it's no wonder audiences almost completely ignored the film during its theatrical run. [review]
  25. Matt Hough

    UHD Review Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie UHD Review

    Matt Hough Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie UHD Review Based on Dav Pilkey’s wild series of children’s books focusing on a bonkers superhero, David Soren’s Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie will likely delight the smaller fry in your house while trying the patience of anyone...
  26. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Baywatch UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Baywatch UHD Review It has been said that the most painful thing to watch is a comedy that has little to no laughs. The big-screen version of Baywatch is just that, and probably explains why it was one of the summer’s biggest box office disappointments. [review]
  27. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review Wonder Woman UHD Review

    Todd Erwin Wonder Woman UHD Review This summer's box office smash, Wonder Woman, arrives on 4K UHD Blu-ray with a stunning transfer and reference-quality audio. [review]
  28. Todd Erwin

    UHD Review The Cabin in the Woods UHD Review

    Todd Erwin The Cabin in the Woods UHD Review The Cabin in the Woods arrives on 4K UHD Blu-ray with an upscaled Dolby Vision HDR transfer and Dolby Atmos audio, making for a fun ride at home. [review]
  29. Matt Hough

    Blu-ray Review The Mummy (2017) Blu-ray Review

    Matt Hough The Mummy (2017) Blu-ray Review This 2017 version of The Mummy is loud and gauche but only fitfully entertaining with a jumbled narrative that doesn’t serve very well as the initial effort in Universal’s new Dark Universe franchise. [review]
  30. B

    Atmos Height Speaker Recommendation

    I am in the process of upgrading my home theater and looking to add 2 pairs of height speakers for a 7.1.4 atmos setup. Options that I am currently looking at are: paradigm CI Elite E80-R ($725 CDN each)...