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Old 06-01-04, 09:11 PM
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Menu Problems (house of 1000 corpses)

Well, not really but I've had House of 1000 Corpses for a while on DVD now and thought I should ask just in case there is a solution to the problem.

I did a search but didn't find anything similar posted to this.

On my old RCA DVD player, the main menu on the disc looked and worked fine - period.

I bought a new Toshiba DVD player about 8 months ago and the main menu comes up off center and when you "ring the bell" a black block line goes through the middle of the menu options and stays there. The movie however plays just fine.

Keep in mind, it's the same disc just a different player. I have adjusted everything I could think off on the player (i.e. type of screen 4:3 LB, 4:3 normal, etc... and I have a 27" TV) but can't get rid of the problem - any suggestions or is it something about the player I can't fix and have to live with?
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Old 06-01-04, 09:41 PM
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Could be just a player compatibility issue. So nothing you can do expect view it on another player where it works properly. Yet as long as the film plays fine,I would'nt worry about it.
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Old 06-01-04, 09:46 PM
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Yeah, It definitely hasn't bothered me all this time.

Are there are a lot of compatibility issues out there?? I've owned at a ton of movies and never had a problem with any of them except house.
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Old 08-30-04, 08:30 AM
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I resently tried spinning this disk and it won't play at all. Should I contact Lion's Gate about it? I also remember several months ago it wouldn't play at a friend's house. the disk looks immaculate, it just won't play. Anyone else have this problem?
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Old 08-30-04, 11:02 AM
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I've got a Toshiba SD 3900, and haven't had the menu problem you describe.

Batty: If it's too late to return to the store, going to Lions Gate with it might not be a bad idea.
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