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cutting movies for vcd

Discussion in 'Convert DVD to another format' started by Beezle, Mar 1, 2002.

  1. Beezle

    Beezle Guest

    I have found that once in a blue moon, I convert a movie to vcd that will actually fit on one cd (about 800 MB's and if a bit larger, i'll overburn....who cares about the credits). These are normal length movies. My question is whether anyone has figured out how to do this on all movies. I know that if you reencode you lose quality. I think it might be worth it though since the effect is usually unnoticeable. I just haven't been able to figure out why some movies will fit on one cd and others won't if VCD has fixed parameters (e.g., bitrate, fps, etc...)
  2. dRD

    dRD I hate titles Staff Member

    Jun 10, 1999
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    Length of the movie is different?-) 74mins/CD, that's VCD standard, everything else is violating VCD standards (even 80min CDs are violating VCD standards). So, 99% of movies take 2CDs.

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