James Porter (Lawrence) is by all accounts a doting, protective parent who has put much thought into his daughter's further education, having chosen nearby Northwestern University when his beloved Melanie (Symon
The anamorphically enhanced 2.39:1 DVD appears somewhat soft, but there are few compression artifacts to distract from the image. Black levels are deep and shadow delineation is good. Fleshtones appear natural, and contrast is balanced well. Colors are slightly desaturated, but there are many bold colors used. Edge enhancement is noticeable throughout, but it isn
Reason #55 Why Readers Love Widescreen Review:
I read Widescreen Review because it has had a consistent editorial perspective since its inception: a no-compromise approach to making home theatre the best that it can be. I have read the magazine cover to cover since Issue 2. Despite staff and reviewer changes over the years, thanks to Gary's leadership this perspective has never changed. As new technologies are introduced, Widescreen Review always provides in-depth analyses of not just the technology itself, but the political and industry forces that may be forcing compromises in its development. You have always sounded the clarion call to stop compression madness or any other madness that may force us to accept a home theatre experience that falls short of what it could be. Thank you!