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  1. Lionsgate, Warner Bros., and Universal Set to Deliver Dolby Vision 4K Blu-ray Discs

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    If you’ve recently purchased a new television (or are considering one soon), then you’re probably aware of a technology called high dynamic range (HDR). HDR is one of the more important video innovations in recent years, far outpacing all of those extra pixels delivered by 4K panels. In...
  2. The Best Atmos discs to try the format

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    I have heard good things about San Andreas as far as the Atmos track, not such good things about the movie itself :D I am new to Atmos so was hoping there were some Bluray's you can suggest which really show off the new format. Thanks :T
  3. Ultra HD Blu-ray Players and Discs Primed to be Available Soon

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    The physical media side of the 4K equation has been simmering backburner material for nearly a year. Last January, Panasonic arrived at CES 2015 with the world’s first publicly revealed prototype Ultra HD Blu-ray player. Several months later the Blu-ray Disc Association announced a finalized...
  4. Want to see tomorrow's news tonight? BD 4k on 100gb discs

    AV Home Theater
    Read all about it on my friends UK forum, HDTVtest. Our friend and expert panelist partner on our Flat Panel Shootout Evaluation events, David Mackenzie just emailed me with this very great news! 100GB 4K Blu-ray Outed Ahead Of Official BDA Announcement. Great times are ahead of us and not...
  5. Universal Studio Blue Ray Discs.....

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I bought Oblivion and In The Pines, got home and put both in my Sony BDP-S570 that is pretty current with current updates done, I just checked . Why will they play the stuff before the movie, and when it gets time to play the actual show, it just sits there spinning like it is searching for the...
  6. LOTR: The Motion Picture Trilogy [Extended Edition] [15 Discs] [Blu-ray] (Blu-ray Disc)

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  7. Hobbit 3D on two Discs?

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    I just picked up the Hobbit on BluRay 3D. The movie has been split onto 2 discs. Isnt there enough space on a single BluRay to hold the entire 3D Movie? Splitting the movie is a chore!
  8. DTS demo discs?

    Audio Processing
    Anybody know where I can get some of these?
  9. Suggestions for high quality blu ray discs

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Would anyone suggest one or two of your favorite blu ray discs that you have used to set up and calibrate your HTS? I am interested in both excellent quality soundtrack and video. Thanks in advance for your suggestions. I am grateful.
  10. 2012: Streaming to surpass physical discs by 1 billion

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    Source: FlatPanelsHD
  11. A Horrible Trend: bad Netflix discs

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Am I the only one who receives scratched discs that cease to play during the movie? This occurs between once out of five, to once out of ten discs. Really disappointing as we don't watch that many per month. Last night was Valkyrie, and there was a chip out of the disc surface that would be...
  12. 6 TDK Mini DVDRW 30 Minute Camcorder Discs - Only $6.95 - Save 54%

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    Only $6.95 54% OFF | MSRP: $14.95 152 Avaialable | 53 Sold as of 02/23/11 5:20pm CST Free Shipping
  13. Really naive noob question: do Blu-ray discs have the dvd version too?

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    Thinking about finally getting an oppo Blu-ray player but still have oppo dvd players and standard dvd players in all other rooms and in our vehicles. If I start buying blu-ray movies, do they also come with dvd versions which we can watch in other rooms and vehicles or do I need to buy both a...
  14. Warner has six Blu-ray 3D discs headed to retail November 16, Sony brings along Open Season

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    We're not sure if they were just waiting for the PlayStation 3's Blu-ray 3D update to be officially announced, but Warner Bros. has finally responded to our pleas and mentioned a few Blu-ray 3D discs that are headed for retail without any exclusive bundling holding them back. Home Media Magazine...
  15. Disney makes Alice in Wonderland, Bolt Blu-ray 3D discs Sony exclusives this winter

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    Another day, another exclusive Blu-ray 3D deal. This time it's Disney, opting to align its Alice in Wonderland and Bolt movies with Sony products over the holiday season as the two team up on "consumer and retail education, promotion and marketing support for in-home 3D devices and content."...
  16. NHL uses BD-Live to connect Blackhawks fans via championship Blu-ray discs

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    One of this week's Blu-ray releases was the NHL Stanley Cup Champions 2009-2010 disc from Warner, and it's surprisingly packing a few BD-Live extras courtesy of Imagion AG and Giant Interactive. As one of the discs released with their BD-Connect features, fans (or bandwagon jumpers -- c'mon...
  17. Survey: 64% of Gamers Prefer Discs to Downloads

    Video Game Systems | Video Games
    Survey: 64% prefer discs to digital July 4th, 2010 @ 17:53 By Joe Anderson A new report from Ipsos MediaCT says that 64 percent of those questioned prefered physical discs to digital copies. The research firm surveyed 1,000 people and found that discs are still close...
  18. Paramount, Redbox keep DVDs and Blu-ray discs in kiosks the same day they go on sale

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    It looks like not all of the remaining Hollywood studios are putting the 30-day brakes on providing movies to Redbox, as Paramount has concluded after a ten month study that it has "minimal" effect on DVD sales. Dennis Maguire, President of Paramount Home Entertainment says the the company is...
  19. Japan, Europe ready to deliver Blu-ray 3D discs

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    The U.S. may have been first with a Blu-ray 3D capable authoring facility, but Europe and Asia are on the case, with Imagion AG delivering the EU's first 3D disc (ironically, if we're not Alanis Morrisette-ing the meaning, Grand Canyon Adventure) and Panasonic replicating its US facility in...
  20. Saving Private Ryan Blu-ray discs recalled due to audio glitch

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    So nice, they'll have to release it twice. Apparently a problem with the audio synchronization in at least one of the chapters of Saving Private Ryan slipped past Technicolor and Paramount, causing the whole lot to be recalled. If you own it, you've got a bad disc, so check the press release...
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