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Paramount Embrace Lossless Audio For BD

Seven For Seven In Quality

Ben Gourlay | May 2, 2008 at 07:31 pm CDT (0 mins, 30 secs reading time)

Hot on the heels of yesterdays news that Universal Pictures have chosen the DTS HD Master Audio encoder to feature on all Blu-ray releases moving forward, Paramount have announced plans to also feature lossless audio on future Blu-ray releases, but in the Dolby TrueHD format.

Again this is great news for Blu fans and this now signals that all movie studios habitually releases movies in lossless, bit for bit quality of the original studio masters. Let's break it down:

PCM Uncompressed Audio

Buena Vista (Disney)

Dolby TrueHD



Sony Pictures

DTS HD Master Audio

Twentieth Century Fox



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Ben Gourlay


Ben is based in Australia and has been writing entertainment based news and reviews since 2002 and for TweakTown since 2007. A student of film, Ben brings a wide understanding of the medium to the latest happenings in entertainment circles and the latest blockbuster theatrical reviews.