Best 4K Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Movie Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Predator: 3-Movie Collection 4K (Blu-ray)
$41.89
18 hrs ago
Hotel Artemis 4K (Blu-ray)
$27.99
 
Rampage 4K (Blu-ray)
$23.99
 
Across the Universe 4K (Blu-ray)
$13.80
 
Pitch Perfect 3 4K (Blu-ray)
$12.99
 
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again 4K (Blu-ray)
$26.96
 
Game of Thrones 4K: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$39.99
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 4K (Blu-ray)
$16.99
 
E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial 4K (Blu-ray)
$14.99
 
The Death of Superman 4K (Blu-ray)
$24.99
 
The Big Lebowski 4K (Blu-ray)
$51.29
 
Christine 4K (Blu-ray)
$19.96
 
What's your next favorite movie?
Join our movie community to find out


Image from: Life of Pi (2012)

Go Back   Blu-ray Forum > Ultra HD Blu-ray and 4K > Ultra HD Blu-ray and 4K Movies


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-09-2018, 09:26 PM   #3641
Geoff D Geoff D is online now
Blu-ray Grand Duke
 
Geoff D's Avatar
 
Feb 2009
Swanage, Engerland
1414
4
5
10
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by doom4420 View Post
If that were the case why is the Dolby vision stream so much brighter and have better pop so to speak? Wouldn’t the OLED APL kick in on the Dolby vision stream?
As said above, it's all in the tone mapping. The HDR10 version is being very broadly interpreted according to the fixed metadata that the TV is reading off the disc, whereas the DV version is dynamically adjusting the content scene by scene, frame by frame if necessary, to the main characteristics of your TV so it knows exactly what to clip/map and where.

Dolby Vision: It's HDR, but Smarterer™
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
guachi (02-10-2018), INdetectableMAN (02-11-2018), Kris Deering (02-10-2018), SwaGGInTheShadows (02-09-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 10:00 PM   #3642
Caleb C. Caleb C. is offline
Active Member
 
Caleb C.'s Avatar
 
Sep 2017
Seattle, WA
20
Default

To all 2017 LG OLED owners having issues with dimness: I highly recommend the Sony disc. In terms of brightness, it's a night and day difference over the U.S. release.
LG OLED 55B7A | Onkyo HT-S7800 | Panasonic UB820 | Apple TV 4K
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
mrtickleuk (02-10-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 10:12 PM   #3643
red_5ive red_5ive is offline
Blu-ray Ninja
 
red_5ive's Avatar
 
Aug 2007
Temecula, CA
18
584
1
2
1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Merkur View Post
The MP3 version sounds great actually, it's just lossy. The CD however sounds very distorted like it was played through a damaged speaker.

You could get the digital lossless (44.1/16) from Qobuz, 7digital or onkyomusic. I have no idea about region ristrictions tho.
What's the source for the MP3 version, and do you know the bitrate? If it's at least 256 I can live with that. Thanks.
"But that's exactly my point! Because you have to Wonder, now how did the machines know what Tasty Wheat tasted like? Maybe they got it wrong. Maybe what I think Tasty Wheat tasted like actually tasted like, uhh, oatmeal, or uhh, tuna fish? That makes you wonder about a lot of things, like you take chicken for example, maybe they couldn't figure out what to make chicken taste like, which is why chicken tastes like everything!"

PSN: coldenergy Destiny-free for: var day=60*60*24;
GO PACKERS
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 10:21 PM   #3644
kristoffer kristoffer is offline
Blu-ray Samurai
 
kristoffer's Avatar
 
May 2010
Denmark
Default

I got my Whisky edition, but the disc is damaged. There is a crack in the middle ring. I am now waiting for a replacement.
Hands off the compression button, Music Industry!
Hands off the DNR button, Blu-Ray producers!
Films are supposed to have grain!

https://twitter.com/Kristofferabild
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 10:32 PM   #3645
SwaGGInTheShadows SwaGGInTheShadows is offline
Active Member
 
Aug 2017
Default

Good bit of info....Even tho the movie bombed, they want to expand the BR universe...

Alcon Entertainment:

“We look forward to Alcon’s third decade of supporting artists in the creation of content not only for the theatrical marketplace, but also for the linear, and the quickly emerging digital platforms,” they said. “We fully expect our company to thrive with our upcoming IP, including the expansion of the*Blade Runner*universe, a new, fully-animated*Garfield*feature, and other exciting projects. By becoming nimbler, and continuing to work with great creative partners, Alcon will be well positioned for its next phase of growth.

“Although this new direction requires us to modestly decrease the size of our work force here at Alcon, the few layoffs effected by this streamlined business model are not central to our reorganization plans. Still, to those leaving our family, we will be forever grateful for their creative energies and effort.”
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 10:34 PM   #3646
LordoftheRings LordoftheRings is offline
Special Member
 
LordoftheRings's Avatar
 
Mar 2010
Portishead ♫
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Caleb C. View Post
To all 2017 LG OLED owners having issues with dimness: I highly recommend the Sony disc. In terms of brightness, it's a night and day difference over the U.S. release.
That, ordering from overseas, the UK Sony version, or adjusting the video parameters to viewing preference from the WB/Sony version here in North America.

Last, Vudu.
~ Bob
You may not: Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Web Sites (AVS)
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 10:34 PM   #3647
imsounoriginal imsounoriginal is offline
Blu-ray Archduke
 
imsounoriginal's Avatar
 
Dec 2008
DMV
645
103
2
36
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by SwaGGInTheShadows View Post
Good bit of info....Even tho the movie bombed, they want to expand the BR universe...

Alcon Entertainment:

“We look forward to Alcon’s third decade of supporting artists in the creation of content not only for the theatrical marketplace, but also for the linear, and the quickly emerging digital platforms,” they said. “We fully expect our company to thrive with our upcoming IP, including the expansion of the*Blade Runner*universe, a new, fully-animated*Garfield*feature, and other exciting projects. By becoming nimbler, and continuing to work with great creative partners, Alcon will be well positioned for its next phase of growth.

“Although this new direction requires us to modestly decrease the size of our work force here at Alcon, the few layoffs effected by this streamlined business model are not central to our reorganization plans. Still, to those leaving our family, we will be forever grateful for their creative energies and effort.”
Meh, don't dilute it. Don't need this turning into Star Wars.
Top 20 | Aliens | Amadeus | Annie Hall | Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid | Casablanca | Casino Royale | Chinatown | Die Hard | Fargo | The Godfather, Part II | Goodfellas | Jackie Brown | Lawrence of Arabia | The Lord of the Rings | Psycho | Raiders of the Lost Ark | The Silence of the Lambs | Star Wars | Unforgiven | Zodiac | 2018 Movie Ratings |
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 10:36 PM   #3648
SwaGGInTheShadows SwaGGInTheShadows is offline
Active Member
 
Aug 2017
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by imsounoriginal View Post
Meh, don't dilute it. Don't need this turning into Star Wars.
Oh i highly doubt anytime nor that it will turn into star wars...

I shared to give Kudos to Alcon...lol
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 10:40 PM   #3649
Geoff D Geoff D is online now
Blu-ray Grand Duke
 
Geoff D's Avatar
 
Feb 2009
Swanage, Engerland
1414
4
5
10
Default

Garfield Runner 2049

"I've eaten lasagnas you people wouldn't believe"
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
Brandon B (02-10-2018), guachi (02-10-2018), imsounoriginal (02-09-2018), red_5ive (02-09-2018), SwaGGInTheShadows (02-09-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 10:43 PM   #3650
SwaGGInTheShadows SwaGGInTheShadows is offline
Active Member
 
Aug 2017
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Geoff D View Post
Garfield Runner 2049

"I've eaten lasagnas you people wouldn't believe"
Ya'll mock me, because you have NEVER SEEN A MIRACLE!!!!!

"Get back Odie!!!!!!"
This summer....one cat.....
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
Geoff D (02-09-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 11:01 PM   #3651
nusilver nusilver is offline
Senior Member
 
nusilver's Avatar
 
Nov 2010
Portland, OR
592
89
4
Default

I'm a little surprised there was zero reaction to my posting of a link to photos of the whiskey glass edition. Was nobody here interested in those?
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 11:02 PM   #3652
Fat Phil Fat Phil is online now
Special Member
 
Fat Phil's Avatar
 
Dec 2014
94
1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DJR662 View Post
Mine came in today.... Looking forward in watching it. Somehow I feel like I'm the last person on Earth who hasn't seen it yet.
Nope. There are two of us

Been holding fire until I got around to watching my Blade Runner UHD which i've just this minute finished. Blade Runner: 2049, here we come.
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
DJR662 (02-09-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 11:15 PM   #3653
Nothing371 Nothing371 is offline
Blu-ray Guru
 
Nothing371's Avatar
 
Jul 2015
Minneapolis
373
2
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by nusilver View Post
I'm a little surprised there was zero reaction to my posting of a link to photos of the whiskey glass edition. Was nobody here interested in those?
Honestly you can buy cool whiskey glasses all over the place. I buy them all the time. I don't need fancy whiskey glasses just because they say 'Blade Runner' on them. I'd be inclined to not use them.

The whiskey glasses seem to be a cool novelty to people who don't actually use whiskey glasses. As any one of them can tell you that the frosted lettering rubs off half the time in the dishwasher.

Sure, they're cool. They should also cost $10 apiece max.
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
mrtickleuk (02-10-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 11:17 PM   #3654
badfingerboogie badfingerboogie is online now
Expert Member
 
badfingerboogie's Avatar
 
Jun 2013
Sydney, Australia
184
1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by red_5ive View Post
What's the source for the MP3 version, and do you know the bitrate? If it's at least 256 I can live with that. Thanks.
I assumed he was referring to the MP3s sent to people who ordered the CDs through Epic's site.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 11:26 PM   #3655
Geoff D Geoff D is online now
Blu-ray Grand Duke
 
Geoff D's Avatar
 
Feb 2009
Swanage, Engerland
1414
4
5
10
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nothing371 View Post
Honestly you can buy cool whiskey glasses all over the place. I buy them all the time. I don't need fancy whiskey glasses just because they say 'Blade Runner' on them. I'd be inclined to not use them.

The whiskey glasses seem to be a cool novelty to people who don't actually use whiskey glasses. As any one of them can tell you that the frosted lettering rubs off half the time in the dishwasher.

Sure, they're cool. They should also cost $10 apiece max.
Well, the whiskey glass edition cost me 11 more than what the regular UHD would've cost so I'm very happy with that. I've got some Gentleman Jack right next to me here, I might just have to rinse out the glasses and give them a test drive. Mmmm....mighty smooth.
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
JimDiGriz (02-10-2018), nusilver (02-09-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 11:30 PM   #3656
nusilver nusilver is offline
Senior Member
 
nusilver's Avatar
 
Nov 2010
Portland, OR
592
89
4
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nothing371 View Post
Honestly you can buy cool whiskey glasses all over the place. I buy them all the time. I don't need fancy whiskey glasses just because they say 'Blade Runner' on them. I'd be inclined to not use them.

The whiskey glasses seem to be a cool novelty to people who don't actually use whiskey glasses. As any one of them can tell you that the frosted lettering rubs off half the time in the dishwasher.

Sure, they're cool. They should also cost $10 apiece max.
That's not at all the point with these. The point with these is that they bear a fairly accurate resemblance to the Cibi glasses featured in both films... which sell for $150 a pair. Also, I'd venture a guess that many here who are buying the whiskey glasses set will be removing the branding from them if possible (which seems like will be the case from the discussion over here.) I certainly will be.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2018, 11:47 PM   #3657
red_5ive red_5ive is offline
Blu-ray Ninja
 
red_5ive's Avatar
 
Aug 2007
Temecula, CA
18
584
1
2
1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by badfingerboogie View Post
I assumed he was referring to the MP3s sent to people who ordered the CDs through Epic's site.
Ah, got it. That makes sense, thanks.

I went ahead and just grabbed the flac 44.1/16 version from 7Digital. Now I won't have to try playing the movie for ambience anymore while I work, cause then I get too easily distracted by the movie itself.
"But that's exactly my point! Because you have to Wonder, now how did the machines know what Tasty Wheat tasted like? Maybe they got it wrong. Maybe what I think Tasty Wheat tasted like actually tasted like, uhh, oatmeal, or uhh, tuna fish? That makes you wonder about a lot of things, like you take chicken for example, maybe they couldn't figure out what to make chicken taste like, which is why chicken tastes like everything!"

PSN: coldenergy Destiny-free for: var day=60*60*24;
GO PACKERS

Last edited by red_5ive; 02-09-2018 at 11:58 PM.
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
badfingerboogie (02-09-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 11:48 PM   #3658
dallywhitty dallywhitty is offline
Blu-ray Count
 
dallywhitty's Avatar
 
Aug 2009
UK
894
179
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nothing371 View Post
Honestly you can buy cool whiskey glasses all over the place. I buy them all the time. I don't need fancy whiskey glasses just because they say 'Blade Runner' on them. I'd be inclined to not use them.

The whiskey glasses seem to be a cool novelty to people who don't actually use whiskey glasses. As any one of them can tell you that the frosted lettering rubs off half the time in the dishwasher.

Sure, they're cool. They should also cost $10 apiece max.
Each glass cost me approximately 7.50. They look pretty on the shelf.

Obviously I'll use my authentic Cibi glass when I'm drinking whisky.

Quote:
Originally Posted by imsounoriginal View Post
Meh, don't dilute it. Don't need this turning into Star Wars.
I'm of two minds about it. I don't mind a third film rounding out Deckard's story - both Sir Riddles and Hampton Fancher have made it clear that they have ideas - but anything beyond that would be overkill. Not sure I wanna see a prequel called Rogue Replicants: A Blade Runner Story about Batty and his Nexus-6 pals jumping a shuttle to Earth in an attempt to infiltrate the Tyrell Corporation.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider is out September 14th 2018
"Also, The Last Jedi would've been a better movie if it was Blade Runner 2049." - GLaDOS
"Another person to ignore and GLADLY. dallywhitty, dallyunwhitty, he's the expert on posting etiquette." - bootsy
"I knew I would hate you with every ounce of my fiber the first day I joined these forums. I wish nothing but the worst to befall you." - Kylo Ren

Last edited by dallywhitty; 02-09-2018 at 11:53 PM.
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
Doctorossi (02-10-2018), imsounoriginal (02-10-2018)
Old 02-09-2018, 11:56 PM   #3659
Nothing371 Nothing371 is offline
Blu-ray Guru
 
Nothing371's Avatar
 
Jul 2015
Minneapolis
373
2
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Geoff D View Post
Well, the whiskey glass edition cost me 11 more than what the regular UHD would've cost so I'm very happy with that. I've got some Gentleman Jack right next to me here, I might just have to rinse out the glasses and give them a test drive. Mmmm....mighty smooth.
If I was in England I would have done the same! They are cool glasses. I can't pay import pricing is all. They're only available for 59 pounds on Amazon UK. This is one of those things you would have had to hear about during pre-orders. I could spend that money on two other new UHD discs instead.


Quote:
Originally Posted by nusilver View Post
That's not at all the point with these. The point with these is that they bear a fairly accurate resemblance to the Cibi glasses featured in both films... which sell for $150 a pair. Also, I'd venture a guess that many here who are buying the whiskey glasses set will be removing the branding from them if possible (which seems like will be the case from the discussion over here.) I certainly will be.
Okay okay, I want the glasses. GOD.
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
mrtickleuk (02-10-2018)
Old 02-10-2018, 12:01 AM   #3660
badfingerboogie badfingerboogie is online now
Expert Member
 
badfingerboogie's Avatar
 
Jun 2013
Sydney, Australia
184
1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Geoff D View Post
Well, the whiskey glass edition cost me 11 more than what the regular UHD would've cost so I'm very happy with that. I've got some Gentleman Jack right next to me here, I might just have to rinse out the glasses and give them a test drive. Mmmm....mighty smooth.
Gentleman Jack is top shelf stuff.
  Reply With Quote
Reply
Go Back   Blu-ray Forum > Ultra HD Blu-ray and 4K > Ultra HD Blu-ray and 4K Movies


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 08:38 AM.