VLC should support forced subtitles. e.g. have for each language an additional entry "forced only" in subtitle selection.
I need some help in forcing subtitles to be displayed at the bottom(to be exact, in those black bars).
Basically, with vlc you have to manually turn the subtitles on at every point where forced subtitles are in the original. Also, in the rip the language ID seems to be lost...
The Force subtitle position refers to changing subtitle position over the video, position
VLC Media player can easily load any external subtitle like a .srt file while playing videos.
Forced subtitles of DVD not showing. Hello! I have a problem: I produce a video in 9 different languages.
This doesn't handle subtitles. However - you can force VLC Streamer to play through VLC by tapping on the info button and selecting 'Play in VLC'. Anything else?
Both allows for multiple subtitles and forced subtitles when enveloping a whole movie to MKV container. Both VLC player and XBMC show subtitles when playing the MKVs on PC.
Disable Subtitles. Head into the VLC preferences, and then click the All button at the bottom of the screen.
This article shows you how to get Blu-ray to VLC player with forced subtitle on Mac, then you can play Blu-ray on VLC player without any problem.