MGM DVD Settlement

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  1. Melson

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    From CHUD:


    This could be big...

    For more information, see mgmdvdsettlement . com
     
  2. Patrick McCart

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    It's just some poor descriptions on packaging. People are going to be REALLY let down when they recieve "replacements" that look exactly the same.
     
  3. Kyle McKnight

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  4. Melson

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    Oops... I didn't know this had started in 2002. Please lock this thread; I feel stupid :b
     
  5. DaViD Boulet

    DaViD Boulet Lead Actor

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    Before I try to read all of this...

    is this just a misunderstanding of openmatte/matted presentation or a legit issue of mis-framing/cropping for MGM widescreen titles?

    -dave
     
  6. WillG

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    It's just misrepresentation of the difference between Widescreen and Full Screen on the inserts of many of MGMs discs. The comparisons would show a widescreen image of a 1.85:1 open matte film and then place a 4:3 ratio box within that image to show how information would be cropped out. However, since the films are open matte, those representations would be incorrect and misleading.
     
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