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13 Hours

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    89
    from 4 reviewers
  • 13 Hours
    2016
    144 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Michael Bay

    Actors: John Krasinski, James Badge Dale, Pablo Schreiber, David Denman

    Plot: During an attack on a U.S. compound in Libya, a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

    Disc Release Date: 11 June 2019

    • Video
      90
    • Audio
      94
    • Extra
      73
    • Movie
      86

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • Whatever else Bay's films may or may not be, they look and sound tremendous

    • Audio
      100
    • Dolby Atmos is perfectly suited to this kind of Bayhem, giving your sound system a serious workout once things get lively

    • Extra
      60
    • Nothing on the 4K disc, but the accompanying Blu-ray includes the same Featurette-based extras as on the previous release

    • Movie
      80
    • A surprisingly strong and veritably competent military survival thriller, falling short of Black Hawk Down but comparing more favourably to Berg's The Kingdom and Lone Survivor

    • Total
      90
    • As an Alamo-style military actioner about a group of heroic soldiers taking a last stand against a huge opposing force, it's a pretty damn good watch

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • Paramount's UHD release of 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi replaces a fantastic 2016 Blu-ray with a 2160p/Dolby Vision (upscaled from a 2K digital intermediate) presentation that is not an overhaul...

    • Audio
      100
    • 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi features an intense and exhilarating Dolby Atmos soundtrack. This review is based on playback via an 11.1 setup, adding four "height" channels to the more traditional...

    • Extra
      60
    • 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi contains no supplements on the UHD disc. The bundled Blu-ray, which is identical to the "extras" disc released in the 2016 two-disc set, includes the supplements...

    • Movie
      90
    • Paramount has released Director Michael Bay's modern warfare film '13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi' to the UHD format. The presentation includes 2160p/Dolby Vision video as well as Dolby Atmos...

    • Total
      90
    • 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi is a movie with staying power. It's no doubt destined to be remembered as one of the modern warfare classics for its impressive technical merits but, more importantly,...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • The biographical combat thriller storms 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with a stunningly beautiful HEVC H.265 encode, easily overpowering its Blu-ray predecessor.The movie was originally shot on a variety of traditional...

    • Audio
      100
    • 13 Hours explodes onto 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with the same superb, reference-quality Dolby Atmos soundtrack as its Blu-ray counterpart from 2016.Pretty much from the start, the streets of Benghazi are littered...

    • Extra
      40
    • All of the bonus materials can be found on the included Blu-ray:Uncovering Benghazi's Secret Soldiers (HD, 28 min)Preparing for Battle: Behind the Scenes (HD, 28 min)For the Record: Finding the Truth Amid...

    • Movie
      80
    • When first hearing of 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers Of Benghazi, a film adaptation of the 2012 Benghazi attack, my first concern was of filmmakers potentially politicizing the skirmish, especially considering...

    • Total
      90
    • Based on the book recounting the events of the 2012 Benghazi attack, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers Of Benghazi is an intense white-knuckle combat thriller. The battle erupts on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      97
    • For its presentation on Ultra HD Blu-ray 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi was derived from a mix of film and digital sources, finished on a 2K DI and upconverted to 4K....

    • Audio
      98
    • Prior to the attack at the Annex, there are several sequences that feature the sounds of helicopter props, bustling city streets and background ambience that effectively place you in the environment. Later,...

    • Extra
      70
    • Disc 1: 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi Special Features Blu-ray Legacy Bonus Features...

    • Movie
      80
    • 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi is the gripping true story of the events of September 11, 2012, when terrorists attacked the US State Department Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA station...

    • Total
      86
    • Revisiting 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi on Ultra HD Blu-ray was a thoroughly engaging experience that comes highly recommend for fans. Enjoy!...