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anamorphic?

Discussion in 'Movie Forum' started by keyser, Oct 12, 2002.

  1. keyser

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    Vanilla sky is anamorphic and it fills my 16:9 screen, lord of the rings is also anamorphic but has black bars on the top and bottom, is this normal??
     
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    Yes.

    Vanilla Sky is 1.85:1 whereas LOTR is 2.35:1.

    Vanilla Sky fills your screen completely because the 1.85:1 aspect ratio is more or less the same size as a 16:9 (1.77:1) TV.
     
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    For further explaination as to what Anamorphic is click here
     
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