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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    73
    from 3 reviewers
  • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
    2016
    118 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Edward Zwick

    Actors: Tom Cruise, Cobie Smulders, Aldis Hodge, Danika Yarosh

    Plot: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name while on the run as a fugitive from the law.

    Disc Release Date: 31 January 2017

    • Video
      79
    • Audio
      79
    • Extra
      66
    • Movie
      64

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      80
    • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back was, unusually in this day and age, filmed on 35mm using Panavision Panaflex Millennium XL2 cameras, and was finished using a 2K Digital Intermediate (DI), which presumably...

    • Audio
      80
    • Simon Crust reviews the Dolby TrueHD track on a traditional 5.1 surround set up – The same could be said for the surround track which uses ambience to provide a sense of realism, whether that is rain,...

    • Extra
      70
    • All the extras are found on the Full HD Blu-ray included in the set:Reacher Returns – Even at just eleven minutes this feature manages to cover quite a lot of ground, centring on the selection of Never...

    • Movie
      60
    • If it were up to me, I'd just kill ya. Tom Cruise reprises his role of Jack Reacher from the 2012 hit (of the same name), and this time takes the eighteenth of Lee Child’s novels, Never Go Back, as its...

    • Total
      70
    • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is Tom Cruise’s sequel to the 2012 hit and takes the character into slightly more emotional depths regarding family. Whilst director Edward Zwick can be lauded for trying this,...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      80
    • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back arrives on UHD with a 2160p/HDR-enhanced presentation that offers a good, firm upgrade over the already excellent Blu-ray. The movie was shot on film and reportedly finished...

    • Audio
      90
    • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back's Dolby Atmos soundtrack delivers the sort of top-flight Action/Thriller sound presentations fans expect of a brand new release. While the overheads aren't seriously active...

    • Extra
      60
    • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back's Blu-ray (included with UHD purchase) contains a handful of fairly meaty features. A DVD copy of the film and a voucher for a UV/iTunes digital copy are included with purchase....

    • Movie
      40
    • There's "by the book" and then there's "carbon copy of the book." Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is "by the book" in that it's, yup, by the book of the same name from Author Lee Child, creator of the Jack...

    • Total
      70
    • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is one of those movies that could be reviewed in a simple word string: dull, tedious, clich�, the list could go on. It's also a competent movie. Technically, there's nothing...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • The ex-Major turned vigilante rides into Ultra HD territory with a gorgeous HEVC H.265 encode in HDR10, making it a marked improvement over its Blu-ray counterpart. Shot entirely on 35mm cameras, the freshly-minted...

    • Audio
      80
    • Ready to save the day, Reacher steadily marches forward armed with a determined and excellent Dolby Atmos soundtrack. It doesn't really measure up to expectations for an action thriller or go toe-to-toe...

    • Extra
      40
    • Relentless: On Location in Louisiana (HD, 26 min) — Exactly as the title suggests, the featurette comprehensively discusses shooting locations and their particular fit in the story while also touching...

    • Movie
      60
    • Immediately, in the opening moments of 'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back,' the filmmakers take a few minutes to demonstrate the hero's badassery. You know, just in case anyone wanders into this by accident,...

    • Total
      70
    • Though not as good or satisfying as its predecessor, 'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back' is nonetheless an enjoyable action thriller. With Tom Cruise and Cobie Smulders, the sequel is a decent follow-up that...