I've just finished watching Across the Universe in glorious high def.I'll probably write a proper review of it tomorrow on FilmReviews.ieIn the meantime I have two words for you - watch it! … [Read more...] about Across The Universe – Watch It Now
The Godfather trilogy, or at least the first two parts, is fantastic and has a wide following.It's hardly surprising that there are some nice variations on the boxset presentation, but none would seem to be on a par with this timber box with lacquer finish and velvet lining.All I can say is "wow!", followed by "Where's my credit card?"Full details … [Read more...] about Godfather Trilogy Boxset – DVD Luxury?
The first two HD DVD discs that I ordered arrived this morning, so I'll be enjoying HD tonight.That is if I can hook up my HD DVD player to the rest of the kit .... Hopefully the new TV stand will arrive .. otherwise there may be lots of screaming and gnashing of teeth … [Read more...] about Experiments in High Definition
Pete has offered to write some reviews for filmreviews.ie which is great news.He's already posted his first one, which is of a rather odd looking film... Not that I'm surprised by that !Back in the days of the .com boom in Ireland Peter was a contributor to some of the now defunct RondoMondo sites, including Muse.ie (the original version - not the new one).I was going to post a … [Read more...] about FilmReviews.ie Gets a New Contributor
Back in December I posted about my quest to find a multiregion capable HD DVD or Blu Ray player.It was a very frustrating quest, but not nearly as frustrating as the entire HD DVD vs Blu Ray format war. As a consumer I felt like "piggy in the middle".However, in the last couple of weeks the format war between HD DVD and Blu Ray seems to have almost drawn to a close, as Warner … [Read more...] about Multiregion Blu Ray – A Reality?