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  1. Movie fan

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all the friends, I've already participated here on this forum, and now I am among your friends, I love the movie and music, so I've always kept a hometheater at home, I want I could get the cinema sound at home, but still not succeeded, maybe there's no more information, I have the onkyo...
  2. Movie Posters/Atmos

    New Member Introductions
    Evening all wanted to say hello, and give you a glimpse into what I have been doing Just finished the light boxes, and now moving on to the Atmos upgrade, I already have a 7.1 system so nearly there Just a case of ceiling speakers, and of course a new receiver, anyway will keep this short...
  3. Integrating 2 Channel, surround, and a Roku Ultra streamer Arcam Solo Movie 5.1

    Audio Processing
    Hi all. I am trying to set up a Roku Ultra in my system. Presently, the Audio is a very nice 2 channel system that I do not want to compromise. I just purchased a Roku Ultra, and it seems pretty cool. I use a projector that is fed by HDMI. I also have an Oppo BDP-83 that I want...
  4. Xfinity Enhanced Movie Extras Brings Viewers Closer to a "Disc Experience"

    Forum Announcements | News
    Comcast has joined forces with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, Lionsgate, Paramount Home Media Distribution, and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment to bring Xfinity customers closer to a physical disc experience with the launch of “enhanced movie extras.” Using a new technology standard...
  5. 2016 HTS Movie Gift Guide

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    It’s hard to believe an entire year has passed since Mike Edwards and I compiled HTS’s definitive 2015 Movie Gift Guide. But, alas, here we find ourselves staring old man winter in the face as the Holiday shopping season is about to shift into overdrive. Last year we were lucky enough to have...
  6. Google Play Announces Launch of 4K Movie Support

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Google Play has announced that 4K movies are now available for purchase. This is a big move for the streaming service, and is sure to further strengthen its growing market presence. Just over five years ago, Google Play began offering movie rentals to U.S. based Android devices. At the...
  7. Favorite Thanksgiving-ish Movie

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    I know there's some good ones out there... but I'm a big fan of fall/winter themed flicks. Movies like Silence of the Lambs and A Few Good Men are good fall ones... How about Thanksgiving-ish movies? Anyone have a favorite? Planes,Trains, and Automobiles?
  8. Prince Movie Collection - Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=82001 Title: Prince Movie Collection (Purple Rain, Under the Cherry Moon, Graffiti Bridge) Movie: :2stars: Video: :4stars: Audio: :4stars: Extras: :2stars: HTS Overall Score:68 WARNING: THE SCORES ABOVE ARE A COMBINED...
  9. The Transformers: The Movie - Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=79546 Title: The Transformers: The Movie Movie: :4stars: Video: :4stars: Audio: :4stars: Extras: :3.5stars: HTS Overall Score:79 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=79554Summary The “Transformers” franchise is...
  10. The Angry Birds Movie - 4K/3D Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=77250 Title: The Angry Birds Movie Movie: :3.5stars: Video: :4.5stars: 3D :4stars: Audio: :4.5stars: Extras: :4stars: HTS Overall Score:85 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=77266Summary My initial thoughts...
  11. The Angry Birds Movie - Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=77258 Title: The Angry Birds Movie Movie: :3.5stars: Video: :5stars: Audio: :4.5stars: Extras: :4stars: HTS Overall Score:89 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=77266Summary My initial thoughts when hearing...
  12. "Behind the Scenes" Movie Picture Thread

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Wanted to kick-off a thread of cool behind the scenes pictures taken on Hollywood sets... these are all over the net... search around for photos from your favorite flicks and post them here! This is one that I love...Alien taking a break!
  13. Please sign my petition to get this movie released on Blu-ray

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    I created a petition to get warner brothers to release the directors cut of the lawnmower man on Blu ray in the united states. https://www.change.org/p/warner-brothers-we-want-the-directors-cut-of-lawnmower-man-on-dvd-and-blu-ray-in-the-united-states
  14. What's your pick for the best Atmos Demo movie?

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    We have enough Atmos titles to make this interesting... I'm curious, what do you think is the best Atmos demo disc? My pick remains Gravity (and Dolby's original Atmos Demo Disc 2014 as a strong runner-up). Gravity, though, has such a fantastic opening scene of swirling audio...loaded with...
  15. 4K Movie Discussion

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    I thought I'd start a thread for other early adopters like myself. Are there any other Shacksters who've upgraded their TV's and player to enjoy 4K HDR movies being released? Today I added Now You See Me to the collection for a grand total of seven titles. There are some really great titles...
  16. Backyard Movie Theater!

    New Member Introductions
    I'm anything but an audiophile but I an a film junkie. I love having friends over to barbeque and watch awesome movies in my back yard. I just upgraded my movie screen from a 5' x 9' blow-up screen to a 10' X 21'6" screen on an electrical conduit self-supported frame. My friends say it's like a...