4K Ultra HD/Blu-ray Disc Reviews

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Alien Covenant 4K Ultra HD

Director: Ridley Scott
Stars: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demian Bichir & Carmen Ejogo
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 8/15/2017


Synopsis: In Alien Covenant, the crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but it’s actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a narrowing escape. (Gary Reber)

Blade Runner: The Final Cut 4K Ultra HD

Director: Ridley Scott
Stars: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos, M. Emmet Walsh, Daryl Hannah & Joanna Cassidy
Studio: Warner Home Video
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 9/5/2017


Synopsis: In Blade Runner, Harrison Ford is Rick Deckard, a Blade Runner who prowls the steel and microchip jungle of 21st Century Los Angeles in a disturbing vision of the future. Deckard's assignment is to stalk genetically made criminal replicates and wipe them out. Their crime: wanting to be human. Loosely based on the Philip K. Dick novel Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep? (Tricia Spears)

Bram Stoker's Dracula 4K Ultra HD

Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Stars: Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins, Keanu Reeves, Richard E. Grant & Cary Elwes
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Horror
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 10/3/2017


Synopsis: Bram Stoker's Dracula is Director Francis Ford Coppola's stunning masterpiece. This 25th anniversary edition is an audacious and passionately seductive version of the classic legend. Oldman's extraordinary portrayal of a mysteriously sexual Dracula as he grows young to old, from man to beast, is an amazing metamorphosis. Ryder stars as Mina Murray, fiancee of Jonathan Harker (Reeves) and object of Dracula's devastating desire as he believes she is his beloved wife reincarnated. His sole being as a vampire is set on their reunification as he sets out to reclaim her. Hopkins stars as the famed Dr. Van Helsing, who dares to confront him. The original cut of the film was 155 minutes. The film won Academy Awards® for Best Costume Design (Eiko Ishioka), Best Makeup (Creg Cannom, Michéle Burke & Thomas E. Sanders), and Best Sound Effects Editing (Tom C. McCarthy). (Gary Reber)

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial 4K Ultra HD

Director: Steven Spielberg
Stars: Dee Wallace, Peter Coyote, Robert MacNaughton, Drew Barrymore & Henry Thomas
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Fantasy Adventure
Rating: PG
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS:X
Disc Release Date: 9/12/2017


Synopsis: This is the 35th Anniversary Limited Edition of the original classic and the second version to appear on Blu-ray Disc™. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial remains today an extraordinary film, one that will warm your heart with its wondrous entertainment and magic. Its story about human values, understanding, compassion, and love is timeless as told through the perspective of a young boy's (Thomas) friendship with a visitor from another planet. Along with the superb performance of Thomas, the rest of the cast is just as natural and believable as the film's feeling of reality. Director Steven Spielberg digitally enhanced his Oscar-winning 1982 classic for the Blu-ray Disc released on October 9, 2012 with current technology that was not available to him at the time, then 30 years ago. This latest version has been re-mastered in 4K Ultra HD with HDR and a DTS:X Immersive Sound soundtrack. (Gary Reber)

Fate Of The Furious, The 4K Ultra HD

Director: F. Gary Gray
Stars: Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges, Kurt Russell, Charlize Theron & Scott Eastwood
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS:X, DTS HD Lossless 7.1
Disc Release Date: 7/11/2017


Synopsis: In The Fate Of The Furious, now that Dom (Diesel) and Letty (Rodriguez) are married, Brian and Mia have retired from the game, and the rest of the crew has been exonerated, the globetrotting team seems to have found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman (Theron) lures Dom back into the world of crime and convinces him to betray those closest to him, the crew faces new trials that will test them as never before. (Gary Reber)

Fifth Element, The 4K Ultra HD

Director: Luc Besson
Stars: Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, Ian Holm, Milla Jovovich & Chris Tucker
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 7/11/2017


Synopsis: In The Fifth Element, Korben Dallas (Willis) is a 23rd century airborne cabbie who finds himself in a fight to save the world. It has been prophesied that, at this time, only the alignment of the four elements—earth, fire, air, water—plus a mysterious fifth element, will have the ability to stop the forces of evil. When a mysterious woman (Jovovich) literally falls into Dallas' cab, he learns of the prophecy that she is The Fifth Element—and he must help her save the world. (Gary Reber)

Great Wall, The 4K Ultra HD

Director: Zhang Yimou
Stars: Matt Damon, Pedro Pascal, Jing Tian, William Dafoe, Hanyu Zhang, Lu Han, Eddit Peng, Kenny Lin, Junkai Wang, Zheng Kai, Xuan Huang, Cheney Chen & Andy Lau
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.38:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 5/23/2017


Synopsis: In The Great Wall, mankind faces extinction from a monstrous enemy. This is the story of an elite force making a valiant stand for humanity on the world's most iconic structure. When a mercenary warrior (Damon) is imprisoned within The Great Wall, he discovers the mystery behind one of the greatest wonders of the world. As wave after wave of marauding beasts besiege the massive structure, his quest for fortune turns into a journey toward heroism as he joins a huge arm of elite warriors to confront the unimaginable and seemingly unstoppable force. (Gary Reber)

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 4K Ultra HD

Director: James Gunn
Stars: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Tommy Flanagan, Laura Haddock, Sylvester Stallone & Kurt Russell
Studio: Marvel
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 8/22/2017


Synopsis: In Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2, the team must fight to keep their newfound family together as they battle all-powerful enemies and unravel the mind-blowing mystery of Peter Quill (Pratt)'s true parentage. (Gary Reber)

John Wick: Chapter 2 4K Ultra HD

Director: Chad Stahelski
Stars: Keanu Reeves, Common, Lawrence Fishburne, Riccardo Scamarcio, Ruby Rose, Lance Reddick, Peter Stormare, Bridget Moynahan, Franco Nero, John Leguizamom & Ian McShane
Studio: Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Thriller
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 6/13/2017


Synopsis: In John Wick: Chapter 2, the legendary hit man is forced out of retirement again by a former associate plotting to seize control of a shadowy international assassins' guild. Bound by a blood oath to help him, John travels to Rome, where he squares off against some of the world's deadliest killers. (Gary Reber)

Kong: Skull Island 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital
Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Stars: Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, John Goodman, Brie Larson, Jing Tian, Toby Kebbell, John Ortiz, Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Shea Whigham, Thomas Mann, Terry Notary & John C. Reilly
Studio: Warner Home Video
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 7/18/2017


Synopsis: In Kong Skull Island, a team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers explore an uncharted island in the Pacific, but their mission of discovery becomes the ultimate battle between man and nature when they venture into the domain of the mighty Kong. (Gary Reber)

LEGO Batman Movie, The 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital HD
Director: Chris McKay
Stars: The Voice Talents Of Will Arnett, Zach Galifinakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson & Ralph Fiennes
Studio: Warner Home Video
Genre/Catagory: Animation
Rating: PG
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 6/13/2017


Synopsis: In The LEGO Batman Movie, the self-described leading man of the ensemble—LEGO Batman—stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham City, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker's hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others, and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up. (Gary Reber)

Life 4K Ultra HD

Director: Daniel Espinosa
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare & Olga Dihovichnaya
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 6/20/2017


Synopsis: Life is an intense sci-fi thriller about a team of scientists aboard the International Space Station whose mission of discovery turns to one of primal fear when they find a rapidly evolving life-form that caused extinction on Mars, and now threatens the crew and all life on Earth. (Gary Reber)

Mummy, The 4K Ultra HD

Director: Alex Kurtzman
Stars: Tom Cruise, Annabelle Wallis, Sofia Boutella, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance, Marwan Kenzari & Russell Crowe
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Horror
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 9/12/2017


Synopsis: In The Mummy, an ancient evil is unleashed after centuries of captivity, and her lust for revenge threatens to destroy the world. Thought safely entombed deep beneath the desert, an ancient princess (Boutella), whose destiny was unjustly taken from her, is awakened in our current day. Her malevolence has grown over the millennia and with it come terrors that defy human comprehension. (Gary Reber)

Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales 4K Ultra HD

Director: Joachim Ronning & Espen Sandberg
Stars: Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites, Kaya Scodelario, Kevin R. McNally, Golshifteh Farahani, David Wenham, Stephen Graham, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley & Paul McCartney
Studio: Walt Disney Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 10/3/2017


Synopsis: Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales is a rollicking new tale of the high seas. The rip-roaring adventure—packed with humor, suspense, and awesome special effects—finds down-on-his-luck Captain Jack Sparrow (Depp) feeling the winds of ill fortune blowing strongly his way when deadly ghost sailors, led by the terrifying Captain Salazar “Bardem,” escape from the Devil's Triangle, bent on killing every pirate at sea—notably Jack. (Gary Reber)

Prometheus 4K Ultra HD

Director: Ridley Scott
Stars: Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Guy Pearce, Idris Elba, Logan Marshall-Green & Charlize Theron
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS HD Lossless 7.1
Disc Release Date: 8/15/2017


Synopsis: Archeologist couple Elizabeth Shaw (Rapace) and Charlie Holloway (Marshall-Green) discover a star map that they interpret as an invitation from humanity's forerunners, the "Engineers." Determined to find out more about them, the couple boards the scientific vessel Prometheus, created and funded by Peter Weyland (Pearce), CEO of Weyland Corporation. Lead by mission director Meredith Vickers (Theron) and monitored by Weyland's android David (Fassbender), the team of explorers find a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth and embark on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe, where they fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race. (Tricia Spears)

Saban's Power Rangers 4K Ultra HD

Director: Dean Israelite
Stars: Darce Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky G, Ludi Lin, David Denman, Bill Hader, Bryan Cranston & Elizabeth Banks
Studio: Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 6/27/2017


Synopsis: The epic adventure, Saban's Power Rangers, follows five ordinary high school kids who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove—and the world—is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, the unlikely group of teenage heroes are the only ones who can save the planet, but first, they have to band together in order to harness their super powers and become Power Rangers. (Gary Reber)

Snitch 4K UltraHD

Director: Ric Roman Waugh
Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Barry Pepper, Jon Bernthal, Michael K. Williams, Melina Kanakaredes, Nadine Velazquez, Rafi Gavron, David Harbour, benjamin Bratt & Susan Sarandon
Studio: Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Thriller
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 6/6/2017


Synopsis: In Snitch, a successful businessman (Johnson) learns his son faces 10 tough years in a Federal hole for drug possession. Convinced it was a setup, he volunteers to become an undercover informant and infiltrate a ruthless cartel. Now, with his back against the wall and his life totally on the line, he must expose the true criminals before they discover his identity. (Gary Reber)

Song To Song 4K Ultra HD

Director: Terrence Malick
Stars: Michael Fassbender, Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara & Natalie Portman
Studio: Broad Green Pictures
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 7/4/2017


Synopsis: Song To Song is a modern love story set against the Austin, Texas music scene. Two entangled couples—struggling songwriters Faye (Mara) and BV (Gosling), and music mogul Co (Fassbender) and the waitress whom he ensnares (Portman)—chase success through a rock-'n'-roll landscape of seduction and betrayal. (Gary Reber)

Spider-Man: Homecoming 4K UltraHD

Director: Jon Watts
Stars: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Jon Favreau, Gwyneth Paltrow, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Jacob Batalon, Laura Harrier, Tony Revlori, Bokeem Woodbine, Tyne Daly, Marisa Tomei & Robert Downey, Jr.
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Fantasy Adventure
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 10/17/2017


Synopsis: In Spider-Man: Homecoming, Peter Parker (Holland), who with the help of his mentor Tony Stark (Downey, Jr.), tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in New York City while fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man. Living with his Aunt May (Tomei), Peter tries to fall back into his normal daily routine—distracted by the thought of proving himself to be more than just our friendly neighborhood Spider-Man—but when the Vulture (Keaton) emerges as a new villain, everything that Peter holds most important will be threatened. Based on the Marvel Comic Book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. (Gary Reber)

Transformers: The Last Knight 4K UltraHD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital
Director: Michael Bay
Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Josh Duhamel, Stanley Tucci, Anthony Hopkins, Laura Haddock, Isabela Moner, Santiago Cabrera, Glenn Morshower, John Turturro & Tony Hale And The Voice Talents Of Peer Cullen, Frank Welker, Erik Aadahl, John Goodman, Ken Watanabe, Jim Carter, Steve Buscemi, Omar Sy, Reno Wilson, John diMaggio, Tom Kenny, Jess Harnell, Mark Ryan & Steven Barr
Studio: Paramount Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.01:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 9/26/2017


Synopsis: In "Transformers: The Last Knight," humans and Transformers are at war and Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth. Saving our world falls upon the shoulders of an unlikely alliance: Cade Yeager (Wahlberg); Bumblebee; an English Lord (Hopkins); and an Oxford Professor (Haddock). There comes a moment in everyone's life when we are called upon to make a difference. Here, the hunted will become heroes. Heroes will become villains. Only one world will survive theirs, or ours. (Gary Reber)

Why Him? 4K Ultra HD

Director: John Hamburg
Stars: James Franco, Bryan Cranston, Megan Mullally, Zoey Deutch, Cedric The Entertainer, Griffin Gluck & Keegan-Michael Key
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Comedy
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 1.84:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 7.1
Disc Release Date: 3/28/2017


Synopsis: Why Him? is a crazy story about love. Ned (Cranston), an overprotective but loving dad, and his family visit his daughter at college, where he meets his biggest nightmare: her well-meaning but socially awkward silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, Laird (Franco). A rivalry develops, and Ned's panic level goes through the roof when he finds himself lost in this glamorous high-tech world and learns that Laird is about to pop the question. (Gary Reber)

Wonder Woman 4K UltraHD

Director: Patty Jenkins
Stars: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, David Thewlis, Danny Huston, Elena Anaya & Ewen Bremner
Studio: Warner Home Video
Genre/Catagory: Fantasy
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 9/19/2017


Synopsis: Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana (Gadot), princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on her shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers…and her true destiny. (Gary Reber)