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Audio on Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon

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  1. potato

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    I am about to order the Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, but the audio format mentioned in cd-wow make me a bit worry. I would like to have this movie in original Mandarin (I think it is originally in Mandarin, not Cantonese, right?), but info on cd-wow said:

    Audio: Mandarin - Dolby Digital Stereo

    Could someone who has this dvd please confirm that? This movie doesn't even come with DD?

    Had also checked play.com for R1 and R2.

    R2:
    normal vesion: Mandarin ; English (Dubbed) - Dolby Digital (5.1)
    superbit: English - Dolby Digital (5.1) ; DTS

    R1:
    normal version: Mandarin ; English - Dolby Digital (5.1)
    superbit: Mandarin - Dolby Digital (5.1) ; DTS

    the R1 superbit costs GBP15.99 in play, does it worth the price over GBP6.99 for the normal version?

    Thank you very much for your help,
     
  2. Nike

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    The R2 has DD5.1 tracks in Mandarin & English.

    If you can get the R3 version, it has a better English subtitle translation.
     
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  4. potato

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    Nike and Mr. Bump,

    Thanks for your information. I did read the site on dvdcompare but somehow it is contradict to what listed in cd-wow, I was thinking about this might be the latest data, just want to make sure that it is what I want to have :)

    BTW, do you think I should invest for the R1 superbit?

    Thanks once again.
     
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