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LaMarcus

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I first saw this movie on my computer years ago (before I was a member at HTF). A friend put it on my pc and I saw it and loved it, so I bought the dvd. But when I saw it on dvd the actors doing the voice overs were different than the one I watched on my computer.

So now I realise that it must have been a different region or something. The R1 voice over actors were not as good as the one I seen first. Do you all know if there is another dvd that has different voice over actors than the R1 dvd. I would really like to buy it. Thank for your help.
 

Ronn.W

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I didn't even know there was a dubbed copy of this movie available, I thought it only had subtitles!
 

Jeff Wilson

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My R3 copy of the film, which was the first version to come out as far as I know, has Mandarin, Cantonese, English and Thai soundtracks. I believe Mandarin was the original intended soundtrack, IIRC, which is what's on the R1 disc, along with English. So maybe you saw it with the Cantonese dub?
 

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They were speaking english. I don't know what region it came from, but the voice overs are dramatically better than the R1 voice overs. The R1 release I use the Mandarin track with subtitles because the voice overs are so terrible. But I think I'm alone about how terrible they are because I've heard the different version. And it is excellent.
 

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It was the first R3 (R0?) HK disc. I do not do dubs but after listening to it with the subs on I was converted (for this film only).

I've been searching for my R3 copy since this thread started and can't find it!
 

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Does HK mean Hong Kong? And does it have the different english track than the R1.

I also noticed that the english track on the R1 release has better audio than the Mandarin track, which is sad, because the english dub is terrible.
 

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I must have sold this version. It had the YoYo Ma music video on it. Any one got one for sale or trade?
 

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