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Iron Man

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    81
    from 3 reviewers
  • Iron Man
    2008
    126 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Jon Favreau

    Actors: Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges, Gwyneth Paltrow

    Plot: After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.

    Disc Release Date: 13 August 2019

    • Video
      81
    • Audio
      85
    • Extra
      65
    • Movie
      85

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • Largely impressive

    • Audio
      100
    • The 50 cal. will rattle your eardrums, the Jericho will decimate your roof, and you'll likely fall out with your neighbours.

    • Extra
      60
    • Nothing on the 4K disc, but the old Blu-ray comes along for the ride, complete with all the old extras

    • Movie
      90
    • Downey Jr. utterly embraced this pivotal role, becoming not only the founding member of the Avengers but the backbone of the entire MCU

    • Total
      90
    • One hell of a start to what would eventually become the biggest film franchise in history

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      70
    • Well this is a bit frustrating. Disney presents Iron Man on the UHD format with a 2160p resolution/HDR color presentation that is sure to stir a good bit of controversy. Disney has clearly de-grained the...

    • Audio
      70
    • Iron Man's UHD features a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. The opening gun battle doesn't disappoint, but it also doesn't hugely impress. With a Disney track one must always wonder if it's going too play at low...

    • Extra
      50
    • Unfortunately, Iron ManHall of Armor (1080p): An interactive supplement that allows users to study four different Iron Man suits in some detail, essentially offering 3-D digital renders. Selecting a section...

    • Movie
      90
    • Disney has released the 2008 Marvel Cinematic Universe kickoff film 'Iron Man' to UHD with new 2160p/HDR video and Dolby Atmos audio, both of which are far from perfect. The studio has also excised a good...

    • Total
      70
    • Is this the definitive home video version of Iron Man? Hard to say. It depends what one wants to get out of it. If that is a clear, clean picture with bolder colors, the answer is sure. If one wants a...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • The charmingly pompous, arrogant billionaire turned superhero lands on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with a beautiful and often striking HEVC H.265 encode, offering several noteworthy upgrades over its Blu-ray predecessor....

    • Audio
      100
    • Iron Man crashes into home theaters with a reference-quality Dolby Atmos mix makes for a marvelous upgrade over the previous the DTS-HD MA 5.1 track. The surrounds are often employed with the boisterous...

    • Extra
      40
    • For this Ultra HD edition, the same bonuses from the previous release are ported over and available only on the accompanying Blu-ray disc. The Invincible Iron Man (HD, 49 min)Hall of Armor (HD)Deleted/Extended...

    • Movie
      90
    • At first glance, the idea of Robert Downey, Jr. playing the wealthy playboy and industrialist Tony Stark, whose superhero alter ego is essentially a weaponized metal suit, seems like an improbable match....

    • Total
      90
    • Despite not being as popular or recognizable as other Marvel Comics properties back in 2008, Iron Man became a box-office hit, essentially kickstarting the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe and igniting...