21153628 story Poor Picture At Your Local Cinema? 178 Posted by Unknown Lamer on Monday May 23, 2011 @02:25PM from the just-make-everything-three-dee dept. The Hub writes "Have you ever noticed that the picture in your local movie theater is too dark or grainy? The Boston Globe does some good ol' fashioned investigative reporting to find the culprit. Apparently, the cause is linked to some 3D digital projectors requiring a technically challenging lens switch for 2D movies that sometimes doesn't happen."