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Overlord

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    77
    from 3 reviewers
  • Overlord
    2018
    110 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Julius Avery

    Actors: Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Mathilde Ollivier, Pilou Asbæk

    Plot: A small group of American soldiers find horror behind enemy lines on the eve of D-Day.

    Disc Release Date: 19 February 2019

    • Video
      84
    • Audio
      90
    • Extra
      64
    • Movie
      75

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      80
    • Paramount's 4K/Dolby Vision color graded UHD release of Overlord delivers a modest upgrade in terms of both detail and color over the excellent Blu-ray release. According to IMDB, the film was shot at...

    • Audio
      100
    • Overlord's Dolby Atmos soundtrack can be summarized in a single word: bonkers. The track is a delight of sonic mayhem, stage expansion and extension, potent bass, and intensely and insanely fun full-stage...

    • Extra
      50
    • Overlord's UHD disc contains no extras but the bundled Blu-ray houses a single extra titled The Horrors of War that branches down into six featurettes which are outlined below. An iTunes digital copy code...

    • Movie
      60
    • The video game franchise Wolfenstein centers around a lone American hero named B.J. Blazkowicz whose sole purpose in life, it seems, is to not only rid the world of Nazis, but fight and put an end to their...

    • Total
      70
    • Overlord offers amplified World War II mayhem built for entertainment, not historical record. The picture stutters through a relatively slow-paced second act but offers a terrifyingly dense, intense, and...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • Nazi zombies invade Ultra HD with a beautiful, occasionally stunning HEVC H.265 encode, outfitting the horror combat flick with an excellent upgrade over the Blu-ray. The movie was shot entirely on HD...

    • Audio
      100
    • The triumphant Allied invasion gets underway with a marvelous, reference-quality Dolby Atmos soundtrack that immediately erupts into action as a swarm of planes fills the room on the eve of D-Day. Each...

    • Extra
      30
    • Death No More (HD, 12 min): A closer look at the makeup and practical special effects, along with some discussion on the weapons.Creation (HD, 11 min): Typical EPK-like piece with cast & interviews extensively...

    • Movie
      70
    • From JJ Abrams' Bad Robot Productions, Overlord is basically the video game movie genre fans have been longing for, the one gamers and movie-lovers alike can agree is actually pretty good and loads of...

    • Total
      70
    • As silly as the premise of the Third Reich creating an army of zombies is, Overlord is a surprisingly fun horror combat flick from J.J. Abrams and his Bad Robot Productions. Part of its success is director...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      93
    • It features a multitude of streaming/cascading light and mixed light dark elements, that look terrific. Intimate details can be seen, both in wide-angle and close-up perspectives, imparting a discernible...

    • Audio
      96
    • Following that are several set pieces that show off the immersive effect as the blend of atmospherics, weapon fire and smaller object sounds rain down from above. Everything comes together during the third...

    • Extra
      60
    • Disc 1: Overlord Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Overlord Blu-ray Creation Death Above Death on the Ground Death Below Death No More Brothers in Arms Digital Copy...

    • Movie
      80
    • I knew essentially nothing about Overlord as I sat down to review it. I think I had seen a teaser trailer once but, that was about it. Let me say that this is B-Movie cinema at its best. There is a multi-genre...

    • Total
      82
    • It doesn’t play at being anything more than a straight up, bloodletting, B-Movie that requires little from the audience other than to sit back and enjoy the ride. It comes to Blu-ray in this Ultra HD Combo...

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