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Response to Swede (Original post)

Wed May 23, 2012, 12:38 PM

3. Very loud obtrusive scores on adventure type movies

Seems to be an epidemic the past 10 years or so. When watching at home, my volume controls on my remote get quite a workout: The score can crescendo so loud it absolutely drowns out the actor's dialog, at which point I need to turn up the volume insanely loud to hear what's being said, and the overall noise near flattens the house. Why is that? Is the action in the movie so devoid of vicserality ( is that a word? ) that they need an artificial stimulus to implant the notion that we should be excited? Kinda' like laugh tracks on sitcoms.

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