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Sawdust and Tinsel

Sound and Vision - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:46pm
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Albert (Åke Grönberg), the aging owner and ringmaster of an impoverished travelling circus, takes the troupe to his home town in order to visit his estranged wife and sons with the hope of returning to the safe, bourgeois family nest. In reaction, his jealous young lover (the gorgeous Harriet Andersson), a horseback rider, allows a charismatic actor to seduce her.
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Acurus Unveils 16-Channel Surround Processor and Companion Amp

Sound and Vision - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:35pm
Acurus has introduced a 16-channel “immersive” preamp/processor and companion eight-channel amplifier for high-performance home theater/media room applications.
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Severtson’s Microperf Material Now Available for Projection Screens Up to 200 Inches

Sound and Vision - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 11:14am
Severtson Screens has announced that its acoustically transparent “microperf” material is now available for 16:9 projection screens up to 200 inches (diagonal).
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Vizio Announces President’s Day Deals on 4K TVs

Sound and Vision - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 9:37am
Vizio today announced President’s Day deals on a half-dozen HDR-enabled 4K TVs from its 2018 lineup and a Dolby Atmos-enabled soundbar sound system.
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Upcoming Aerosmith Shows Will Be THX-Certified

Sound and Vision - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 2:22pm
Aerosmith’s “Deuces Are Wild” Las Vegas residency shows at the Park MGM don’t kick off until April 6 but the iconic rock band has already added new dates, perhaps because word has gotten around that they will be THX Live! performances. (Actually, probably not, but it’s a nice thought…)
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McIntosh Unveils High-End Wireless Speaker System

Sound and Vision - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 11:46am
McIntosh’s 70th Anniversary Year celebration continues today with the announcement of an upscale follow-up to the RS100 wireless speaker system introduced in 2016.
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Qobuz Hi-Res Streaming Service Up & Running in U.S.

Sound and Vision - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 9:36am
Qobuz, the Paris-based online high-resolution (hi-res) music streaming and download service that’s been operating in Europe since 2007, is now officially open for business in the U.S.
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