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Old 04-24-2013, 07:56 PM   #1
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I didn't see a thread on here with this topic. I'd like some suggestions as to which movies/scenes are your favorite to experience the full capabilities of your system.

I'd also like to know which movies use 7.1 surround the best. Thanks.
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lol...

Are you sure you didn't find anything on this subject?
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I didn't see a thread on here with this topic. I'd like some suggestions as to which movies/scenes are your favorite to experience the full capabilities of your system.

I'd also like to know which movies use 7.1 surround the best. Thanks.
There definitely is a thread regarding scenes for audio,I'll have to do a search.
Here is one regarding 7.1 Blu-ray's http://forum.blu-ray.com/showthread.php?t=159814
EDIT:Here's at least one thread that is what you are interested in regarding demo scenes.
http://forum.blu-ray.com/showthread....st+demo+scenes
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Old 04-24-2013, 09:02 PM   #4
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The flight/ boar scenes during Miami Vice.
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Old 04-24-2013, 09:15 PM   #5
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Or any scene of the Game (near field) MY GOD!!!!
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Old 04-25-2013, 03:37 AM   #6
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There definitely is a thread regarding scenes for audio,I'll have to do a search.
Here is one regarding 7.1 Blu-ray's http://forum.blu-ray.com/showthread.php?t=159814
EDIT:Here's at least one thread that is what you are interested in regarding demo scenes.
http://forum.blu-ray.com/showthread....st+demo+scenes

Thank you. I guess that's why I shouldn't post when I'm tired and distracted.
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Old 04-25-2013, 03:25 PM   #7
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I didn't see a thread on here with this topic. I'd like some suggestions as to which movies/scenes are your favorite to experience the full capabilities of your system.

I'd also like to know which movies use 7.1 surround the best. Thanks.
Go out and get a copy of Underworld: Awakening 3D.

Not only does it have reference quality picture and 7.1 audio, but it also has four 3D trailers at the beginning
of the disc, that have awesome 3D and lossless audio.

You can use those to demo your system for guest to your HT.

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Old 04-25-2013, 07:23 PM   #8
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Jurassic Park - T-Rex attack!
Prometheus - The alien ship falling out of the sky.
Avengers - Hulk smash!
Thor - Smalltown battle.
War Horse - The horse charges through the war field.
Dredd - Mini-gun attack.
The Hobbit - Escape from the Goblins.
M:I-4 - Dubai scene.
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Black Hawk Down PCM 5.1
Star Trek DD True HD 5.1
Dark Knight: Batman/Joker Semi Trailer Chase True HD 5.1
Dark Knight Rises: DTS-MA 5.1
Casino Royal Parkour chase scene 5.1 PCM
Police: Certifiable Dolby TrueHD 5.1 (96kHz, 24-bit)
Home Theater Geeks Overcome Bond quotes USA the Greatest country in the world? Immigrant Song Hall of the Mountain King Spring Breakers Mulholland Drive
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Front Speakers B&W 683 Center B&W HTM61 surrounds B&W 685

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Old 04-26-2013, 03:06 PM   #10
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ID4

From the Blu-ray.com audio review of ID4:

The opening moments of this DTS-HD MA 5.1 mix, the bass literally rattles your chest, but cleanly and distinctly,
never going for broke and simply sending a signal to the subwoofer to shake and rattle at will.

Instead, we get powerful but clean bass, bass that will put the absolute best subwoofers and amplifiers to the test,
and by the end of the movie, both will be screaming for mercy and kindly ask that you watch No Reservations ten
times in a row, as a way of taking some much needed R&R following the harrowing audio experience delivered
by ID4.

There may be a few other tracks that sound a bit cleaner and more realistic than this one, but if you want a true
high-definition, foundation shaking, heart-pounding, no-nonsense, rip-roaring good time of a soundtrack,
Independence Day on Blu-ray fits the bill perfectly.

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!

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The Hunger Games, Forest fire (DTS-HD MA 7.1)

Prometheus, Exploring the tunnels (DTS-HD MA 7.1)

The Hobbit, Stone giants (DTS-HD MA 7.1)

Fellowship of the Ring, Balin's Tomb (DTS HD-MA 5.1/6.1)

The Amazing Spider-Man, Sewer fight (DTS-HD MA 5.1)

I Am Legend, Deer chase (Dolby TrueHD 5.1)

King Kong (2005), T-Rex battle (DTS-HD MA 5.1)

Scott Pilgrim, Roxy battle (DTS-HD MA 5.1)

Jurassic Park, Gallimimus flock (DTS-HD MA 7.1)

Jurassic Park 3, T-Rex/Spinosaurus battle (DTS-HD MA 7.1)

Legend of Korra, any pro-bending match (DTS-HD MA 5.1)

Deathly Hallows Part 2, Fiendfyre in Room of Requirement (DTS-HD MA 5.1)

Order of the Phoenix, Dumbldore/Voldemort duel (LPCM 5.1/DTS-HD MA 5.1)

Lawrence of Arabia, Echoing canyon (DTS-HD MA 5.1)
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Oh! Forgot The Avengers Stuffs:

Iron Man, Attack on Fun-V, Tony/Obi battle (Dobly TrueHD 5.1)

Iron Man 2, Attack on/from Stark Expo (DTS-HD MA 5.1)

The Avengers, Attack on New York (DTS-HD MA 7.1)
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This thread is all you need : http://forum.blu-ray.com/showthread.php?t=214638
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