Inspector Montalbano-Aspect Ratio,and Picture Quality,of the UK DVDs?


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Initial post: 14 Mar 2012 13:35:15 GMT
The aspect ratio of the DVDs for films 1-18 released in the USA was a weird 4:3 Letterboxed.
What is the aspect ratio on the UK release?
I note that 4 films are on 2 DVDs.
Has Picture Quality suffered as a result of compression?
The USA release is a dvd for each film.

Posted on 18 Apr 2012 13:03:50 BDT
G. M. Berry says:
Not quite sure what the above gentleman is on about ? I would like to buy this series as and when they come out but in view of the above comments are they going to be ok?

Posted on 16 Nov 2012 19:36:10 GMT
Last edited by the author on 16 Nov 2012 19:38:00 GMT
The Region 2 Complete Series 1 set is 16:9 letterboxed. This means on my widescreen TV I get black bars at top and bottom and left and right sides. (This is called windowboxing.) The picture is the right shape for widescreen 16:9 but in a window in the middle of the screen. I can't get my TV or DVD player to expand the picture to fill the screen whichever settings I try.
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