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Red Hot Chili Peppers: Live At Slane Castle
Genre: Stage Performance

Reviewed In Issue 82 (Mar 2004) Of Widescreen Review®

Red Hot Chili Peppers: Anthony Kiedis, Flea, John Frusciante & Chad Smith

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 4.5
DD Sound Rating: 4.5
DTS Sound Rating: 4.5
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Critics' Composite Score: 4
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Special Features
Includes some TV screensaver/wallpaper (seizure-inducing flashing blocks of color) with performances from the concert.

 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): Warner Reprise Video
(Catalog Number): 38601-2
(MPAA Rating): Not Rated
(Rating Reason):

(Retail Price): $19.95
(DVD Type): Single Side, Dual Layer (DVD9)
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): No
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 102
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): No
(Regional Coding): 0
(Theatrical Year): 2003
(Theatrical Release): No
(Direct-To-Video Release): Yes
(DVD Release Date): 11/18/03
(THX® Digitally Mastered): No

 Credits Information

(Director): Nick Wickham
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DVD Picture:
The anamorphically enhanced 1.78:1 DVD picture offers a slick-looking concert performance, with rich colors that pop from the screen. Images can be quite sharp and clean, though a few camera angles can appear a bit soft or smeared. As the sun goes down at the venue, the bright stage lighting pierces through a completely blackened background. This is a surprisingly good looking concert performance and will definitely please fans of of the Chili Peppers. There are a few distractions, however, including some shimmering stage and instrument details and some edge enhancement noticed in higher contrast areas. (Suzanne Hodges)

The sometimes brash, but very musical and involving, sound of the Red Hot Chili Peppers comes across with impressive fidelity and neutral tonality, in both Dolby

This Disc Contains The Following WSR-Rated Superb Qualities:
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