Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Helpful votes received on reviews: 84% (76 of 90)
Location: Up north near Yggdrasil


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Escape From New York [Blu-ray] <b>Blu-ray</b> ~ Kurt Russell
Escape From New York [Blu-ray] Blu-ray ~ Kurt Russell
76 of 90 people found the following review helpful
The quality of this blu ray release is horrible.
There is a lot of damage on the negative used for the master. I have had the opportunity of comparing this with a version recorded from HDTV and there is an incredible difference both with regards to the print damage but also to the quality of the picture since this is an upscaled master and therefore not in true HD resolution. In one of the scenes I compared lee van cleef's gold bracelet. On this blu ray the bracelet just looks like a gold colored piece of string while on the HDTV version (that is only 720P) you can count each individual link on the bracelet. The HDTV version also lacks all the "print damage" that is evident on the… Read more