As there are still several members who have questions about the aspect ratio of films, and why there are so many different ones, and how they should be on a DVD, here is the place to ask.
At first a link which should be able to answer many basic questions:
The same infos, only now in German:
Wanted to write an article on it, might still do it (some day)
Great thread, I never really got that weird 2:85:9:0:99:1 stuff!
Really?What's so hard?
He's only 12, remember.
What are they teaching kids in school these days? In my day, aspect ratio lessons were right after double maths.
But this can be explained to a 6 year old. And Silence is brighter than that.
4:3 = 4 units in width and 3 in height
I think widescreen was 2:85,5 or something if I'm not mistaken?
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