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Ok, so I need to pull the trigger on a Blu-Ray player by the end of tonight, as my current LG 5.1 DVD home theater deal has died.

My question:

Are the lower numbered LG BD6XX Blu-Ray players on par with the BD670 just without 3D? Lots of good reviews for the BD670 but not nearly as many for any of the lower level players... Basically, I don't want to waste the money for 3D as I won't be buying a 3D TV... so its a wasted feature, but I can't find nearly the positive reviews for the lower tiered items.

Also, what movie do you guys show someone to show them how awesome Blu-Ray looks? I'd like to order the player through Amazon, so would like to have a few Blu-Rays come in with it so me and the family can all sit down and marvel at the picture quality!

Thanks in advance!
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a decent tv and soundsystem is best for blu ray, along with a br player obviously.
    
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a decent tv and soundsystem is best for blu ray, along with a br player obviously.
Right, well the sound system is a 5.1 setup with a subwoofer that is not amplified on its own, so odds are the sound system will be leaving with the DVD player. The TV is a 55" Sony Bravia DLP. I just wanted to know if the lower tier players from the LG 6XX series are as good just without 3D and what movies you recommend for pure viewing awesomeness.
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Heat and The Town are 2 epic movies to watch with surround in HD, the gun sound effects in those movies are FTW.

Visually... Inception, Avatar, and something crazy like Waking Life will be really impressive.
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I ended up buying the LG BD670 Blu-Ray player with Built in Wifi. For movies I picked up...

The Town
The Dark Knight
Batman Begins
and...


I think I'm most excited about the space one, lol
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