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Old 06-10-2017, 09:22 PM
Dewey Finn Dewey Finn is offline
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By the way films were shown on actual film back then. (Today virtually all theaters are projecting films that are transmitted and stored digitally.) For one thing, this meant that there was a signal on the screen (usually a small object that briefly appeared in the image) that told the projectionist to change the reels. If you were in a secondary market, the print you were viewing might have been projected many times and not be in the best condition.