Sometimes "when dealing with the cutting edge of technology the blood on the floor is yours". The Laserdisc was technically superior for playback compared to Videocassettes, but never really caught on in North America and ended up in Bob's bell bottoms and Betamax store.
So, now what? Well this is almost too much effort for the results, but it does help keep the geek card in good standing. First get one of these:
Nice little video capture device. Not quite the cache of a high end video card, but good enough for composite video.
After recording to a PC, download this:
Oh, the equipment is Denon, but I unfortunately do not have any Denon AKDL1 cables. It is something I hope to upgrade to soon!