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This Man’s A Cappella Rendition of the THX Logo Theme Will Take You Back to a Long Time Ago…

Before the InceptionBwomp,” the THX “Deep Note” was the most recognisable and inscrutable sound in cinema. For its 35th anniversary, THX released the official sheet music for that warm wall of sound—so now it’s time for the internet to take a crack at recreating it. Everyone is going to have a hard time doing a better job than this dude and his vocal chords. Read More >>

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THX Just Shared the Original Sheet Music for its ‘Deep Note’ for the First Time

The Deep Note, the distinctive synthesised crescendo that is THX’s audio trademark, is one of the most iconic sounds in all of film. For the effects firm’s 35th anniversary, they’ve now shared the sheet music behind the sound. Read More >>

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The New THX Intro Sequence is Like Being Inside a Haunting Monster

THX's iconic Deep Note sound vibrates inside my chest whenever I watch a movie in a theatre. So I guess it's appropriate that the new, updated sequence gives me that same trembling sensation while also making it feel like I'm inside the body of some monster's eyeball. It sounds perfectly ominous and looks scary now. Read More >>

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THX Tune-Up App: Tweak Any TV From Your Phone

While it may look great in the store, your new flat screen is going to need to be calibrated once you get it home to deliver the best viewing experience. While hardcore videophiles will want to invest in a professional service, this new calibration app from THX covers the basic adjustments that the rest of us actually use. Read More >>

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How to Find the Best Seat in a Theatre

Any time you're out to see a show—whether it's actors on stage or Hollywood's latest money grab, the place you sit in relation to the action is vitally important to your viewing enjoyment. But it's not just a matter of preference—there's a science to getting the best seat. Here's where to go to get the most for your ticket money. Read More >>

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This Strip of Tiny Speakers Could Replace Your Entire Home Theatre Setup

Building a kick-ass home theatre requires lots of money and lots of space for speakers, amps, and other equipment. But THX wants to replace all of that with their new Steerable Line Array speaker system that can discreetly hide under your massive TV. Read More >>

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Set Up Your Home Theatre Like a THX Master

Building a killer home theatre involves more than just throwing a big wad of cash at your local electronics dealer. It requires planning, finesse, and scientific acoustic manipulation. The engineers at THX pioneered a lot of the methods and technologies used in today's top systems. So we took a trip to their San Rafael, California, headquarters to get a lesson from the masters. Here's what we learned. Read More >>