Hello guest, if you like this forum, why don't you register? https://fanrestore.com/member.php?action=register (December 14, 2021) x


Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
[Request] The Taking of Pelham 123 (1974), Original Mono
#1
According to the B-R.com forum, Kino's The Taking of Pelham 123 UHD sports a 5.1 remix and a 2.0 mono downmix of that 5.1: https://forum.blu-ray.com/showthread.php...st20747347

The 2011 MGM BD has a 2.0 (original?) mono, while the 2016 Kino BD has a 2.0 that sounds different: https://forum.blu-ray.com/showpost.php?p...tcount=119

Has anyone compared the various BD/DVD/LD/VHS releases to see which original mono sounds the best? I vaguely remember seeing a post around here before but can't find it through site search now.

Thanks in advance!
Reply
Thanks given by:
#2
90s mgm dvd is best. Can't see it getting much better
Reply
Thanks given by: axeyou
#3
(2023-05-17, 01:44 AM)HandjobFilms Wrote: 90s mgm dvd is best. Can't see it getting much better

Thanks! Do you know if this is already synced somewhere, or if the unsynced track is available?
Reply
Thanks given by:
#4
(2023-05-17, 01:44 AM)HandjobFilms Wrote: 90s mgm dvd is best. Can't see it getting much better

there's very clearly been some form of noise reduction used though so finding something better is very possible.

there's an HDTV rip floating around that sounds very similar to the DVD, pretty much strictly worse, but it does have much better fidelity and less NR during the opening and closing music. been meaning to make a hybrid but wanted to wait to hear what the LD sounded like.
Reply
Thanks given by: axeyou
#5
(2023-05-17, 03:43 AM)Yarp Wrote:
(2023-05-17, 01:44 AM)HandjobFilms Wrote: 90s mgm dvd is best. Can't see it getting much better

there's very clearly been some form of noise reduction used though so finding something better is very possible.

there's an HDTV rip floating around that sounds very similar to the DVD, pretty much strictly worse, but it does have much better fidelity and less NR during the opening and closing music. been meaning to make a hybrid but wanted to wait to hear what the LD sounded like.

 naw the dvd is good enough.
Reply
Thanks given by:
#6
Is it certain that the UHD mono is a downmix?
I wanted to buy that disc... Undecided
Reply
Thanks given by: dvdmike
#7
(2023-05-17, 04:15 AM)titanic Wrote: Is it certain that the UHD mono is a downmix?
I wanted to buy that disc...  Undecided

not only a downmix but devoid of bass compared to the old DVD
Reply
Thanks given by: Doctor M
#8
I’d be happy to sync it if anyone has a copy!
Reply
Thanks given by:
#9
Smile

[Image: GUUur4K.jpg]
Visit my YouTube Channel for my projects and movie trailers Ok
Reply
Thanks given by: axeyou
#10
Mine just turned up. But unless Spencer says it there I take it with a grain of salt
Reply
Thanks given by:


Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) Mono NeonBible 21 8,404 2024-02-22, 06:51 PM
Last Post: PomSpitz
  Excalibur (1981) - Original Mono Mix from US-LD bendermac 46 28,184 2024-02-09, 05:56 AM
Last Post: PomSpitz
  [Request] The films of Wong Kar Wai - original mixes NeonBible 16 4,556 2024-01-29, 04:45 AM
Last Post: The Aluminum Falcon
  Point Break (1991) Original Dolby Surround 2.0 Mix and 4.1 mix dwalkerdon 38 19,288 2024-01-20, 11:09 PM
Last Post: Stamper
  [Request] A Charlie Brown Christmas 1990 Shell Hi-Fi VHS mono James76 0 197 2023-12-13, 12:10 AM
Last Post: James76
  [Help] Terminator 1 MGM DVD Mono to 2012 BD Red41804 2 342 2023-12-06, 02:20 AM
Last Post: Red41804
  Casablanca 1984 CBS/Fox Hi-Fi VHS mono James76 0 418 2023-10-23, 06:25 PM
Last Post: James76
  [Request] The Warriors (1979) Theatrical Original Mono brad86 8 1,147 2023-09-30, 05:25 PM
Last Post: marin888
  Hitchcock original audio thread captainsolo 18 5,710 2023-09-27, 06:34 AM
Last Post: Yarp
  Three Days of the Condor (1975) LD Mono NeonBible 19 6,163 2023-09-27, 06:17 AM
Last Post: Yarp

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)