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INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS Videoscope Demonstration
The following is a demonstration of how much is lost when the image of a wide-screen film is cropped to fit the 1.33:1 proportions of a television or monitor. Keep in mind that INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS was shot in Superscope which has a ratio of 2:1. The loss is even greater for films made in Cinemascope which had a ration of 2.35:1.