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4.0 out of 5 stars Another good Blu Ray conversion...., 3 Jun. 2008
This review is from: Full Metal Jacket (Deluxe Edition) [Blu-ray] [2001] [Region Free] (Blu-ray)
This is, of course, a classic film and we all know the quality of casting and the cinematography however, you cant help but wonder how it's going to look when put on to Blu Ray. The good news is, you're not going to be disappointed!

It's been remastered in to full 1080p which brings a great depth of colour and added realism to the film. Like with The Shining, it makes an old film look like a recent production. While you cant always see a difference between DVD & Blu Ray, this is a great film to show you just how much more vibrant it really does look. The improved sound also helps, you can now watch it on any decent surround sound system and not have to keep turning it up or down depending on the scene.

I'd highly recommend this version of the film. If you enjoyed it originally, this will definitely improve your viewing pleasure and it'll be a great addition to your ever growning Blu Ray collection!
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Initial post: 6 Jan 2009 17:24:33 GMT
Can you explain what's "deluxe" about it? Is the picture better than the awful and non-deluxe Blu-ray release (which is what I have already bought). Does it have a proper chapter menu and some extras (unlike the aforementioned Blu-ray release)?

In reply to an earlier post on 2 Jul 2010 09:37:28 BDT
Last edited by the author on 2 Jul 2010 09:38:05 BDT
JW Theron says:
Most DEFINITELY much better picture quality than the previous release!
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