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#403023 - 04/13/14 07:09 PM Captain America Dilemma
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Registered: 09/16/04
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Loc: Marion, IA
OK. I've already seen the movie, but I want to go again. I am traveling to the Dallas, TX area. Here is my "dilemma" that I am facing....

1) Drive 8 minutes to see it again in an awesome Cinemark XD (super large screen) theater in 3D.
2) Drive 15 minutes to see it again in a super plush theater (Look Cinemas) with power recliners and cool Dolby Atmos sound in 3D.
3) Drive 30 minutes to see it again at a Premiere Cinema in 3D with DBox motion seats...

Why can't I get all of these combined into one theater (3D, giant screen, Dolby Atmos, and DBox.... Grrr)

Place your votes. I need to decide by 3:00pm Central time tomorrow (Monday).
Capt'n America - Which Experience
Only one choice allowed (13 total votes)
Giant Screen - 3 (23%)
Atmos Sound - 8 (62%)
DBox Motion Seats - 2 (15%)
Voting on this poll ends: 04/14/14 04:00 PM
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#403033 - 04/13/14 07:46 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
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I was a good film. I was grinning in the first 5 minutes.
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#403034 - 04/13/14 07:54 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
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Really liked it. I'd love to go again, too.
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#403040 - 04/13/14 09:24 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
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Registered: 07/12/09
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You said previously that you had been to atmos theaters and it was meh. What was atmos like when you saw CA , perhaps you can use this opportunity to compare the 2 sound formats.
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#403041 - 04/13/14 09:30 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
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I have heard Dolby Atmos with the movie Brave at the El Capitan theater in Hollywood (the whole sound experience was great) and then again with Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. I still liked it, but I also wonder if it is more because the theaters have their sound "dialed in" better. Interestingly the Cinemark XD theater mentioned above is where I saw the Hobbit a couple of years ago, but they aren't doing Captain in Atmos in the same exact theater.

Then again, I should probably expect a lopsided vote here anyway towards audio, since this is an audio forum. I haven't voted yet, so I can't see my own results until either I do or until the poll closes tomorrow.
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#403043 - 04/13/14 09:45 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
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FWIW I voted for the dbox
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#403044 - 04/13/14 10:10 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
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Registered: 02/08/04
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Nick, i think i saw it at a Cinemark XD.. The one at cinemark legacy (this is the theater that we usually go to). It's a pretty decent theater.

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#403045 - 04/13/14 10:13 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
nickbuol Offline
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Loc: Marion, IA
I usually hit up the West Plano Cinemark, the one right across the parking lot from the Cinemark offices.
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#403046 - 04/13/14 10:29 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
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Registered: 12/30/03
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Loc: Cleveland, Ohio
The movie was shot, mostly, here in Cleveland. They closed the West Shoreway for two weeks and blew a bunch of cars up downtown.
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#403048 - 04/13/14 11:38 PM Re: Captain America Dilemma [Re: nickbuol]
brwsaw Offline
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Registered: 10/12/12
Posts: 988
Your poll raises an interesting point.
Why can't a theater have multiple features.
The aquarium we visited last month had air, shakers, wind, etc, in their "4D" theater. Why can't your typical cinema?
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