Joe Scott (Craig) is an aging Hollywood star whose years of recreational drug use and reckless sexual encounters have left him isolated from the world outside of his Malibu mansion. Joe
The anamorphically enhanced 2.38:1 DVD shows good resolution with adequate compression levels, as artifacts are rare. Black levels are not as deep as they could be, and shadow delineation is somewhat crushed. Fleshtones appear natural, but the colors often appear pale and desaturated. Contrast is also low across the board. Source artifacts aren
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