Star Trek TOS in HD.

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  1. JediFonger

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    It makes me laugh that this will be the third time that I have
    purchased these original episodes.

    So sad how we spend our money buying the same titles over
    and over again.

    ....but I am very excited about what is being done with Trek.
     
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    so you bought the 2 episode /volume editions, i think there were 40 volumes.

    then you bought the 3 colored, 3 season box set...

    and now... this is coming out =).

    well, on the bright side, it'll be HD =). i liked what they did with the soundtrack on the initial DVD releases (5.1 remix). i'm sure they'll spice things up even further this time.
     
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    I guess the big question right now is the framing: Will they be utilizing some form of "tilt and scan" to "re-compose" the aspect ratio from 1.33:1 to the more "HD-friendly" 1.78:1 ?

    Does anybody know?

    (In any event, I suppose we'll find out on September 16th!!)
     
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    They should leave well enough alone. Stop vandalizing this old TV show and start spending the money on new creative endeavors involving the STAR TREK universe.
     
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    One can only hope that they will not alter the composition.
     
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    it'll most likely be black bars left and right of a 4:3 image.
     
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    who(m?) will be airing this
     
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    oops, sorry. admins please combine threads and decide which forum it should be in. imho, it should be HD.
     
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    that's wasome =).
     

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