Originally Posted by AgentOrange
I mean do you just stay away from all old (pre 1954) movies that are 1.33?
Aspect ratio is the least
of The Artist
's home video marketing hurdles AgentOrange
. I mean, here you have a silent* movie...in black and white...full screen...with intertitles...made by an obscure French filmmaker...starring two French performers almost no one stateside has ever seen before. Even if it wins Best Pic (as I'm rooting for it to do), this "arręt incroyable" could take a long time finding its way into some mainstream players.
* Well, mostly.