Yeah Mike, it's what we used to call "film magic", but mostly it was the mixers' pan pots that did the trick, and it's still being used in today's 5.1 surround soundtracks.
--- On Fri, 8/20/10, Michael Biel <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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> When I saw the film in Dayton I was especially looking forward to the surround sound of the choir going in and out of the church -- was it inRome? I remembered that from when I was a kid. It turns out the movement from the rear to the front is FAKE! OBVIOUSLY fake!!! The Cinerama collector running the show couldn't believe it, but it is easily provable.