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by Garrett Gilchrist
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: Video Restoration Thread
Replies: 36
Views: 27751

Re: Video Restoration Thread

An Interview With the Man Who Spent Countless Hours Restoring the Super Mario Bros. Movie The new extended cut finally resurrects such scenes as Iggy and Spike’s rap about overthrowing President Koopa. BY KAREN HAN JUNE 09, 20211:22 PM https://slate.com/culture/2021/06/super-mario-bros-movie-restora...
by Garrett Gilchrist
Tue Jun 08, 2021 1:12 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: The Thief and the Cobbler: Recobbled Cut Mark 4
Replies: 1935
Views: 1914177

Re: The Thief and the Cobbler: Recobbled Cut Mark 4

YetUnnamedMusicArchivingChannel writes: I will admit, you're accessible in a way Brad Pitt isn't. It's just true that if I had snark for you based on a widely known name recognition, you're much more likely to read it. I wish I had good advice for it, but I wouldn't know enough to say. It's weird. I...
by Garrett Gilchrist
Mon Jun 07, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: The Thief and the Cobbler: Recobbled Cut Mark 4
Replies: 1935
Views: 1914177

Re: The Thief and the Cobbler: Recobbled Cut Mark 4

I like to archive and restore rare media. I've been doing this very publicly on the internet since 1997. At age forty I'm out of touch with most fandoms. I worry I've become an urban legend. Younger people are either way too nice to me now, or way too nasty. It's either too nice: "You're a lege...
by Garrett Gilchrist
Sat Jun 05, 2021 5:19 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: Video Restoration Thread
Replies: 36
Views: 27751

Re: Video Restoration Thread

Kyrie @KyrieAPage: Watched the Super Mario Brothers Movie Extended Cut and it's *fascinating* how much more coherent and genuinely funny the movie is as a whole. It's absolutely worth seeking out and watching. The extended Koopa Cousins awkwardly rapping about smashing the state is charming and fun....
by Garrett Gilchrist
Fri Jun 04, 2021 12:49 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: The Thief and the Cobbler: Recobbled Cut Mark 4
Replies: 1935
Views: 1914177

Re: The Thief and the Cobbler: Recobbled Cut Mark 4

One of the dumbest things is that people have started to refer to the old 35mm reels of The Thief and the Cobbler, which we called the KA reels, as the "MBPS reels." MBPS means Megabytes Per Second. It refers to the bitrate of a video, and is sometimes left in the filename by mistake. A ba...
by Garrett Gilchrist
Fri Jun 04, 2021 9:30 am
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: Random Thread
Replies: 1746
Views: 964705

Re: Random Thread

I mean, sure?
by Garrett Gilchrist
Thu Jun 03, 2021 9:48 am
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: Raggedy Ann & Andy Thread
Replies: 94
Views: 137153

Re: Raggedy Ann & Andy Thread

And here is Helen Reddy on the Carol Burnett Show singing "Blue" from Raggedy Ann & Andy, which she also sang on The Muppet Show.

https://www.mediafire.com/file/uc4rpoqr ... e.mpg/file
by Garrett Gilchrist
Wed Jun 02, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: Video Restoration Thread
Replies: 36
Views: 27751

Re: Video Restoration Thread

https://twitter.com/GameSpot/status/1400248365296754689 Tyler Foster writes: It's a workprint, so many of the tinier snips and trims are actually an improvement, eliminating repetitive dialogue or taking the air out of scenes, but there are definitely a couple of things that are better here, like th...