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The six qualities that make for a great movie

What’s the difference between a good movie and a great movie? In a recent lecture at Dolby Laboratories, San Francisco Chronicle senior film critic Mick LaSalle identified...

Four tips for creating compelling video sound on a budget

With so many devices capable of capturing video and so many places to post those videos online, it’s clear that anyone with a great idea, passion, and...

Dolby Atmos for home theaters: FAQ

By Brett Crockett, Senior Director of Sound Research Earlier this week, our hardware partners announced that Dolby Atmos®, the revolutionary cinema sound technology used in hits like Gravity and Godzilla, would be coming to home theaters. The news was covered all over the world and sparked lots of excited discussion among entertainment fans and audio…

Dolby Atmos: Coming soon to a living room near you

By Brett Crockett, Senior Director of Sound Research As the Director of Sound Research here at Dolby, I take my audio very seriously. This includes, of course,...

Dolby Atmos sound mix animates Ibsen’s “Ghosts”

Most people know Dolby Atmos® as the sound platform that puts audiences in the middle of the action in spectacular science fiction movies like Godzilla and Pacific...