"I have a Sony soundbar, which has HDMI inputs, and works very well with my Directv DVR and PlayStation 3. The maximum loudness is a bit low for me, but the room it is in has an open ceiling to another room so it tends to bleed off due to that…"
Systems that you personally consider affordable. This will obviously depend on your financial situation, but, in general, probably less than $2,000 for Blu-ray player, receiver, speakers, and subwoofer.
"My guess is that if you are old enough to even want to join this forum Transformers is not your type of movie. Not to generalize too much, but it seems aimed at 12-16 year old males, and among that group mainly gamers most likely. Now, that said, do…"