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The anamorphically enhanced 1.78:1 DVD looks great for its age. Sometimes the picture has a dated appearance, but imagery holds up well with this pleasing transfer. Colors are nicely balanced throughout. Images are sharp and detailed, with nicely rendered contrast and shadow delineation. Some film grain is noticed on occasion, but does not seem excessive. Source element artifacts are apparent throughout. (Suzanne Hodges)
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