Posted Fri Oct 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM PDT by Steven Cohen
The next three titles to feature Dolby's latest audio technology have been revealed.
Dolby and Paramount have announced that the upcoming November 4 release of 'Hercules' and the December 16 release of 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' will both include Dolby Atmos mixes. Likewise, Lionsgate has announced that the November 4 release of 'Step Up All In' will also feature an Atmos track.
All three movies will join 'Transformers: Age of Extinction,' which became the first Dolby Atmos Blu-ray to hit stores when it was released earlier this week. For full impressions of the Atmos soundtrack, check out Michael Palmer's detailed review. In addition, Dolby has released a new behind-the-scenes video with Greg P. Russell, the re-recording mixer for the film, discussing the implementation and benefits of Atmos. Check it out below!
Dolby Atmos is a home theater technology that uses object-based mixing to expand audio design beyond the traditional limitations of channel-based systems, and incorporates the inclusion of overhead sound. For more information, check out High-Def Digest's Dolby Atmos Home Theater Guide, and for impressions on Atmos gear, check out Michael Palmer's Hands On with Pioneer's Dolby Atmos Speakers and AVR.
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