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  1. Tomalak liked Grant's post in the thread News Star Trek: The Motion Picture Director's Cut is being restored in 4K, launching first on Paramount+.

    Let's be honest -- it's actually more surprising that the special longer version was ever released officially by Paramount in the first...

    Jul 25, 2021 at 1:32 PM
  2. Tomalak liked David cgc's post in the thread News Star Trek: The Motion Picture Director's Cut is being restored in 4K, launching first on Paramount+.

    There have been orthos of the DE Enterprise model out for ages. Here's a copy on Memory Alpha. And here's our first look at the model...

    Jul 25, 2021 at 12:36 AM
  3. Tomalak liked fireproof78's post in the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    Cool. Can I hang out at your place? Because I can't afford it.

    Jul 24, 2021 at 6:33 PM
  4. Tomalak replied to the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    Yeah, I seem to recall the Star Trek film Blu-rays had a very cold, bluish colour timing which many didn't like. The TWOK Director's Cut...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 10:30 PM
  5. Tomalak liked Kor's post in the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    Plus, the colors were a little wonky on some of the previous releases of the Trek movies. The new ones should look better in that way. Kor

    Jul 23, 2021 at 10:25 PM
  6. Tomalak liked Pauln6's post in the thread News Star Trek: The Motion Picture Director's Cut is being restored in 4K, launching first on Paramount+.

    Traci is my favourite Bond Girl by a mile. Who needs martial arts when you can glass a henchman with a champagne bottle?

    Jul 23, 2021 at 9:02 PM
  7. Tomalak liked MakeshiftPython's post in the thread News Star Trek: The Motion Picture Director's Cut is being restored in 4K, launching first on Paramount+.

    Depending on how much the music bleeds into separate channels, it could be feasible. Thats how I was able to swap out the Bond theme in...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 9:01 PM
  8. Tomalak liked Indysolo's post in the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    The process of capturing an image off of a piece of film and converting it to digital has improved. Obviously you would get the most...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 8:51 PM
  9. Tomalak liked Kor's post in the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    Exactly. It's all about the HDR. Especially dark scenes that look like pure mud even on blu-ray will actually have some depth and nuance...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 8:50 PM
  10. Tomalak replied to the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    For me the benefit isn't so much 4K as it is HDR. My TV isn't huge so the difference in resolution is negligible, but HDR can look...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 5:48 PM
  11. Tomalak replied to the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    Yes, I was going to say check your TV settings. A lot of TVs have motion smoothing turned on by default. This generally has the effect...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 3:06 PM
  12. Tomalak liked Grant's post in the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    You need to have your TV adjusted or better equipment because 4K Done Right looks exactly like film that you would see on a movie...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 2:58 PM
  13. Tomalak replied to the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    The 2-disc DVDs are still the only versions of the original films I own, with the exception of the TWOK Director's Cut Blu-ray released...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 10:15 AM
  14. Tomalak liked Kor's post in the thread anyone still have and prefer the Director's/Collectors Edition DVDs of the movies?.

    And then there was that awkward exchange of "That young man, he's my son / fascinating" in the TWOK Director's Edition DVD, but not on...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 10:07 AM