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ThatPixarGuy

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#1498851
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The Hobbit (M4 Book Edit) (Released)
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This is a fantastic edit.

I’m in the midst of a LOTR binge with my folks and we started with this edit. Really well paced with most if not all trims and edits being invisible, making this my go-to for The Hobbit and a worthy predecessor to LOTR. I didn’t think the Maple films edit could be topped, but now IMO this is the edit of The Hobbit.

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#1460349
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Mando EP1: A Vergence in the Force [V3 RELEASED]
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This was fantastic, flowed really well overall. I did miss the Jawa’s a little bit but I get why their portions were removed.

Not much else to say really. It felt like watching a whole new, great Star Wars film at the theater, something I’ve really missed as of late. Not sure yet if this’ll replace the original season in rewatches, but it was definitely an enjoyable watch. Great job!

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Info: Spider-Man 2 35mm - for sale up on ebay
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SpacemanDoug said:

There was actually a small change made after the theatrical release that was in all home video editions

Whenever you see the hospital exterior earlier in the movie the cross was changed to white unlike how it was in the theatrical release where it was red colored, due to complaints from the actual red cross corporation

Interesting! Some Lucas-esque revisionism here. This film is one of my all time favorites so it’s awesome to learn new stuff like this even today.

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#1425737
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Info: Spider-Man 2 35mm - for sale up on ebay
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JayArgonaut said:

I’m curious, what’s wrong with the home video versions which would require a scan of the 35mm?

The original/current BD heavily screwed up the color timing and contrast, reminds me of The Matrix’s original BD in a way.

I assume they used the 2.1 transfer as a base, as the credits use the SM3 font rather than the original. Ironically, the 2007 Blu-Ray was way too “Blue.” These issues were fixed in the “Mastered in 4K” BD release in 2014, but only for that BD and the eventual 4K release. So the 2017 legacy collection uses the 2007 transfer, unfortunately.

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The Spongebob Squarepants Movie - 35mm Re Creation (a WIP)
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Swazzy said:




It’s pretty interesting, seeing a film you’ve known your entire life in a completely new way. It legitimately looks like an actual film now, rather than an extended TV special.

I actually own a camera rip myself, got it from a bootleg DVD at a goodwill. It’s very blue, similar to Notelu’s copy.

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The Rise of Skywalker: Ascendant (Released)
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Outstanding!

I watched the 1080p ver. with a friend last night who’s not really into the editing game, and coming from two nerds who didn’t really like the theatrical, we were both very impressed. Even a minor change such as a vastly improved color grade, can push your enjoyment of a film that much more. Congrats to everyone involved in making this a worthy conclusion to the “Skywalker Saga.”