First time watching a sporting event in the HT - my youngest son and I get the MLB package every year so we watched our first game tonight. He is a big Cubbies fan so we watched the Braves / Cubs game.
I got roped into Breaking Dawn 2 with my wife. Wow. Utter and complete trash. I thought the others were bad, but they managed to outdo themselves on this (thankfully) final installment with atrocious acting, uninspiring lines, terrible special effects (what's with the CGI baby?!?!?!? Super deep in that uncanny valley), shoddy cinematography...need I go on? You know it's going to be bad when your wife prefaces the movie with "save the mocking and laughing for afterwards". Oh well, she puts up with my movies (and likes most of them ), so why not humor her as much as possible?
That really was a big disappointment. Q was quite the letdown, and a gun that fires only for the intended person is pretty lame. However, I'd like to think that the director, or whomever made the decision for no fun toys, did it intentionally. Possibly for a greater appreciation for even more awesome toys next time around???
I don't understand the vow not to go to theaters?
I know, it's a given we all love home theater. I certainly do. But I love movies, the whole experience of home movies and movie theaters goes along with it for me. I could never make such a vow, in fact I go to the movies about twice a month -...
I am looking for the best movies for surround sound and visual effects. After reaching 100 I will take a vote for the top 10 to 20.
What are some of your favorite movies for surround sound and visual effects?
For those of you reading this for the first time these are the suggested titles. I...
So, what films (DVDs/BDs) do you turn to just for the "Eye Candy" factor? Movies you may not even like, so long as they show off that new display or just WOW you for whatever reason. Here's a few of mine...
The Fifth Element
What Dreams May Come
Ghost in the Shell
Okay, we did favorite artists - but I love watching concerts on my HT.
What are your top 5 concert or performance DVD's?
Roger Waters - In The Flesh Live
Eagles - Farewell 1 Tour Live From Melbourne
Funk Brothers - Standing In The Shadows Of Motown
Eric Clapton - Crossroads Guitar...
Answer some or all and use any format you desire... this is simply a guideline for those who might find it easy to use.
What is your ALL-TIME favorite TV show series? (Even if it no longer airs.)
What are your favorite current TV shows? (Even if they are not in season at the moment.)