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Old 12-05-2012, 01:43 PM   #1301
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because it is the obvious evolution of television/movies.
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Old 12-05-2012, 02:14 PM   #1302
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What's with all the hate?
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Old 12-05-2012, 02:30 PM   #1303
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I don't think anyone is hating on the movie. No one here has even seen it yet.

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I think its just the unknown and people can get things in there head like these 48 will burn out my eyes deal and Jackson will be bad like Lucas because he used a few digital Goblins.
Least PJ is honest about what he does and why.
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Old 12-05-2012, 03:53 PM   #1305
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Peter Jackson responds to the controversy:

http://www.comingsoon.net/news/movienews.php?id=97749
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Old 12-05-2012, 05:04 PM   #1306
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I think I have to see it in 48 FPS, simply because I am so curious as to whether it will work or not. Its a big gamble on the film crew's part.

But then again, it also depends on what the people going with me prefer too.
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Old 12-05-2012, 05:09 PM   #1307
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That 48fps trailer didn't look much different to the 24fps one to me...
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Old 12-05-2012, 05:12 PM   #1308
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On my initial viewing I won't be seeing it in 48fps. It'll just be a distraction.
Wait, we have a choice? I'm confused now.
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Apparently it's being released in that format in only certain theaters in certain cities. Same goes for IMAX and 3-D, I think.
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Old 12-05-2012, 08:34 PM   #1310
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Wait, we have a choice? I'm confused now.
Yep. You only get 48FPS in certain cinemas.
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How do I know if my theater has it? I have choices between 3D and IMAX 3D.
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My theater said 3D High Frame Rate.
So, I guess that's what I'm going to see it in. Just bought my tickets.
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How do I know if my theater has it? I have choices between 3D and IMAX 3D.
On top of those options, my theater offers IMAX 3D in HFR. I guess if it isn't stated then it probably isn't offered. You can always give them a call to check it out.
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That would be a pretty funny phone call. I can already hear the confusion...
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Check your theaters website.
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My Theater just has it in Regular 3D and 2D. Now i am not sure what the Cinamark theater has 30 miles from me.
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A-ha, I found it. Yep, no 48 fps showing within 50 miles of here.
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Old 12-05-2012, 11:59 PM   #1318
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even for everything i have said... i'm still gonna see it in 48 fps 3d.

couple friends, who have never read the book, surprisingly are very excited to see it, i need to tame in their expectations.
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I honestly don't know what people expected. When looking at the new LED TV's in high def, they look pretty similar to this. It looks kind of like a cross between a hand held camera and real people if that makes sense. I want to give it a shot at 48 fps and 3D as well.
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A-ha, I found it. Yep, no 48 fps showing within 50 miles of here.
May not necessarily be a bad thing.
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Hobbitvomit, got to love that title. Avatar had the same problem when that movie 1st came out.

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even for everything i have said... i'm still gonna see it in 48 fps 3d.

couple friends, who have never read the book, surprisingly are very excited to see it, i need to tame in their expectations.
These people saw three movies based on three content-filled books so they think they're getting the same here, but they're not. I was excited for three films for a day before I realized just how bland or off-book this trilogy will be going. Find a way to inform them before they end up bored outta their minds.
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How do I know if my theater has it? I have choices between 3D and IMAX 3D.
Does this help? http://www.thehobbit.com/hfr3d/index.html
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I want to see Thorin or Dwalin spit in the eye of a mirkwood elf. The reason is I want to see the hate Dwarvs really have for Elves so it makes Gimli and Legolas friendship allot more meaningful
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