Can DVDs made for wide screen TVs be viewed on full screen TVs?

Answer Yes, but there might be black bars across the top and bottom of the picture.

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Can watching wide screen DVDs on a flat screen TV burn the TV?

On a plasma, it could burn in. On an LCD it could cause image retention if you always watch with the top and bottom black bars. But as long as you alternate full screen tv viewing with the widesc... Read More »

How to Set a Wide-screen Monitor to Full-screen Resolution?

Over the past decade, older LCD-style monitors have been phased out in favor of flat-screen, wide-screen monitors. Flat-screen monitors take up less space than LCD monitors and are capable of bette... Read More »

When viewing dvds - which is better - wide screen or regular?

A lot of people have got it completely wrong. Wide-screen doesn't cut off the picture, a wide-screen picture that is adapted to 4:3 cuts off the picture. For me, if the screen is 27" or larger I ... Read More »

Do wide screen movies fit wide screen tvs perfectly with no black bars?

ASPECT RATIO:…The ratio of the HEIGHT and WIDTH of your TV are likely NOT EQUALto the HEIGHT and WIDTH of the MOVIE.Therefore there's no way to display the... Read More »