Sep 172016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast 191

Sony has made one of the biggest blunders they could have possibly made by not including an UltraHD  Blu-ray player with the upcoming PlayStation 4 Pro. Considering that the significantly weaker XBox One S is cheaper and has a UHD BD player included, Sony could not have possibly made a dumber mistake. Last year, Akamai, […]

Sep 012016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie  and Media Podcast #190

2016 is being ruthless. It’s showing absolutely no mercy. Since the first few weeks in January, 2016 has been taking away beloved and legendary entertainers. Unfortunately, that streak continues with the death of Gene Wilder. We all grew up with Willy Wonka and even those who don’t particularly like the movie know enough of it to […]

Aug 192016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #189

I’m fed up with critics almost more than I can bear. I really have no idea what those people want from movies anymore. Look at the critics vs the audience for movies like Dawn of Justice and Suicide Squad. The difference between what each of those groups of people want in movies is staggering, and – once again […]

Jul 312016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #188

You San Diego Comic-Con roundup is here! Well, kind of. I don’t cover everything obviously. A lot of trailers were released, and some trailers were still hidden away from the public, which is bullsh*t. And also VHS is dead. Long live VHS. – A Dolby Atmos/DTS:X Upgrade Story – Suicide Squad is tracking for a […]

Jul 142016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #187

– Replacements for Wrath of Khan retail discs will have UPCs with yellow backgrounds – Ultra HD disc sales are doing better than expected as disc haters weep – New UHD TVs from Sony will start off below $1,000 – Panasonic will offer a new UHD BD player that caters to audiophiles – This chart […]

Jun 112016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #185

Unfortunately, this show starts off in a very melancholy manner due to a personal tragedy that happened: a close friend committed suicide. This is one of those things that you always think will happen to someone else. Sadly, it can happen to anyone. Always be alert, friends. Don’t take anything for granted. Tell your friends […]

The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #184

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May 212016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #184

I really need to stop podcasting in the wee hours of the morning. I’m normally in stupid mode, but when sleep deprivation kicks in the stupid goes into overdrive. – Philips-branded 4K UHD BD player will ship in June – NVIDIA upgrades their SHIELD Android TV to HDR and UHC 60p with new streaming options […]

The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #183

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May 052016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #183

– This podcast is now available on Google Play – Samsung’s UltraHD Blu-ray player gets UHD Alliance certification – Rumor: Hulu appears to be getting ready for their own cable bundle – Lionsgate movies are now available to rent on Steam – J.J. Abrams defends The Screening Room – Captain America: Civil War dominates the […]

The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #182

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Apr 242016
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #182

– Amazon Prime streaming is now available as a monthly subscription – The Wrath of Khan: Director’s Cut is coming to Blu-ray in June – Roku’s new streaming stick is the most powerful device of its kind out there but still can’t do UHD – Amazon’s BvS collectors packs are not cheap – choose Batman […]