A Guide to seeing “Avatar” in several formats
With all the different versions of “Avatar” out right now, it’s a little confusing as to which provides the best experience.
This article in the Los Angeles Times goes over the pros and cons of each format.
You might have opened the newspaper to find a two-page spread advertising “Avatar” in its many theater formats and wondered what the heck the difference is. There’s the standard non-3-D version (pass!), RealD, Dolby Digital and IMAX. The final three are the leading competitors in the battle to add depth dimension to movie theater screens.