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Old 12-04-08, 03:52 PM   #1
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Can i just tell you how cool Blu-Ray is

Got my first movie the other night via netflix. It looks awesome.

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Some titles are better than others. We watched Wall-E the other night and it was outstanding. I also rented Journey to the center of the earth and picture was pixilated in all of the dark scenes. Full Metal Jacket is a must see on Blu Ray. They did a really nice job on the audio track. for an older movie
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I should get a Blu-Ray player for my computer. It's the only one in the house that has the hardware to play Blu-Rays. Aside from the drive, of course.

BTW: Who wants a 4 month old SATA DVD burner?
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Got my first movie the other night via netflix. It looks awesome.

'nuff said.
I've had a blu ray player for a year. Paid $250 12 months ago, which still doesn't seem like a crazy price considering I've used it all through 2008. Some titles are truly stunning, particularly animated films. I watch it on a 40" set, very cool.
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BTW: Who wants a 4 month old SATA DVD burner?
I need to buy or learn how to rip DVD movies.......
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I paid $220 for a PS3...
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I've had a blu ray player for a year. Paid $250 12 months ago, which still doesn't seem like a crazy price considering I've used it all through 2008. Some titles are truly stunning, particularly animated films. I watch it on a 40" set, very cool.
I sold my dad my 36" 720p/1080i

Next up for blu-ray on netflix: Planet Earth...that should be stellar!
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I watch it on a 40" set, very cool.
Pfft.....73 Mitsubishi Diamond TV with a PS3 used as my BluRay player.



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Pfft.....73 Mitsubishi Diamond TV with a PS3 used as my BluRay player.

Can i come work for you?
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I need to buy or learn how to rip DVD movies.......
I could help you with that. Along with installing the new drive.......
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You guys are all always invited over for movie night.....which is every night
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You guys are all always invited over for movie night.....which is every night
What's playing tomorrow?

BTW: I would bring the beer, but I'm too young to buy it.
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What's playing tomorrow?

BTW: I would bring the beer, but I'm too young to buy it.
The Hulk in Blu Ray tonight. Tomorrow maybe Hancock.
As far as the beer....no worry. I have plenty and you can watch us drink all you like
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Of course. I'll bring the Sprite then.
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Of course. I'll bring the Sprite then.
With a splash of Rum.
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Next up for blu-ray on netflix: Planet Earth...that should be stellar!
It is spectacular.
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well, the roommate I lived with last year had blueray and we had a 63 inch hd tv. I am the only person of our group of friends that is not impressed by this at all. Honestly, if a movie sucks, its going to suck if it looks good or not.

I just have not gotten tied up into this whole HD/blueray craze. I think it is all kind of a pointless :-P sorry!
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Honestly, if a movie sucks, its going to suck if it looks good or not.
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I don't think anyone is disagreeing with you. But if it is a good movie why wouldn't you want a higher quality reproduction?
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Blu-Ray. I just wonder what's next on the offering. Do you remember the time when DVD came out? Same reaction, now it's "meh".
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I paid $220 for a PS3...
Got you beat on the PS 3 by $20.00 I also have a 37" Sharp Aquos, it was the biggest LCD one could get at the time I havn't changed up as it still looks fantastic and I cant see replacing something that still works beautifully I truly don't think I would have/will go any bigger even if I could as it fits my small living room perfectly
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Blu-Ray. I just wonder what's next on the offering. Do you remember the time when DVD came out? Same reaction, now it's "meh".
Its like that with ALL tech stuff. Betamax, VHS, S-VHS, DVD, Blue Ray....it'll never end.
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Its like that with ALL tech stuff. Betamax, VHS, S-VHS, DVD, Blue Ray....it'll never end.
Until people stops spending money on tech stuff, never gonna happen though.
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