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Greetings from another Madison resident . Now first thing to determine is your main focus. You can spend a lot on 2 main speakers, this is usually the best option if you're focusing on 2ch music. If you're looking for more of a "surround experience" for movies then there are different avenues I would follow.

And, if you can provide a more concrete bottom line it would be pretty helpful - I could probably spend any amount of money you came up with .

Edit: Oh and what do you mean by headphone surround system? Headphones for everybody watching the movie?
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Holy Moly!!!

I gotta sub on this..
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Sub'd....I sure hope You also asked in avsforums...

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For a project such as this you really should be getting some professional home theater installers involved. They'll be able to recommend the best equipment for your requirements and budget, draw up plans and get the whole lot set up in the best way possible.

You'll also want to add acoustic room treatment to your list, when spending such a great amount on a setup it would be a crime not to treat the room for the best sound possible.
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For a project such as this you really should be getting some professional home theater installers involved. They'll be able to recommend the best equipment for your requirements and budget, draw up plans and get the whole lot set up in the best way possible.

You'll also want to add acoustic room treatment to your list, when spending such a great amount on a setup it would be a crime not to treat the room for the best sound possible.
This and this (AVSForum).
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Unlimited....that just happens to be my favorite word
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For a project such as this you really should be getting some professional home theater installers involved. They'll be able to recommend the best equipment for your requirements and budget, draw up plans and get the whole lot set up in the best way possible.

You'll also want to add acoustic room treatment to your list, when spending such a great amount on a setup it would be a crime not to treat the room for the best sound possible.
That's true to a point, although you must be wary of what they will try to push on you. Calibrating a system for a certain room is quite an undertaking, necessitating precise microphone measurements of frequency responses. An inch right or left in speaker placement can make a surprising difference in the sound you will hear. That said, it definitely can be done without the added cost of a professional - and it's a great learning experience that I wouldn't want to pass up personally.
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