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The Town

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    68
    from 2 reviewers
  • The Town
    2010
    125 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10

    Director: Ben Affleck

    Actors: Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner

    Plot: A longtime thief, planning his next job, tries to balance his feelings for a bank manager connected to an earlier heist, and a hell bent F.B.I Agent looking to bring him and his crew down.

    Disc Release Date: 6 December 2016

    • Video
      70
    • Audio
      75
    • Extra
      55
    • Movie
      68

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Michael Reuben
    • Video
      80
    • The Town's theatrical cut receives an upgrade on Warner's 2160p, HEVC/H.265-encoded UHD.The image features the same chilly blues, deep blacks and natural skintones as the Blu-ray,complete with the occasional...

    • Audio
      90
    • The UHD of The Town features the same lossless DTS-HD MA 5.1 track reviewed here....

    • Extra
      70
    • A copy of the 2010 Blu-ray is included, with all of the extras described in the previous review. The UHD also features the commentary for the theatrical cut....

    • Movie
      80
    • The Return of Doug MacRayAs Warner prepares for the release of Ben Affleck's latest directorial effort, Live by Night, the studio has dusted off Affleck's two previous efforts as writer/director/star for...

    • Total
      80
    • I happen to think that, despite the inherent interest of the additional and alternate scenes in TheTown's expanded cuts, the theatrical version is the best: swift, brutal and relentless in its forwardmotion,...

    High-Def Digest review by Shannon T. Nutt
    • Video
      80
    • 'The Town' was shot on film using both the Arriflex 235 and Arriflex 435, as well as Panavision Panaflex equipment (according to IMDB). It is presented in 4K at the 2.40:1 aspect ratio and is yet another...

    • Audio
      90
    • The featured audio track here is a 5.1 English DTS-HD Master Audio track, which is the same audio already present on the prior Blu-ray versions (including the Blu-ray in this set). That said, it's still...

    • Extra
      30
    • Audio Commentary – This commentary track dates back to the 2010 Extended Cut Blu-ray and appears on both the 4K disc (the only bonus on that disc) and the Blu-ray. The difference is that the Blu-ray extends...

    • Movie
      70
    • Say what you will about Ben Affleck's often hit-or-miss abilities as an actor, there's no doubting that he's a quite skilled director, and in 'The Town', the follow-up to his directorial debut Gone Baby...

    • Total
      70
    • Love him or hate him, there's no denying that Ben Affleck is a skilled director, and 'The Town' firmly helped establish him as one of Hollywood's best up and comers. While the movie isn't necessarily a...