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Aquaman

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    84
    from 4 reviewers
  • Aquaman
    2018
    143 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: James Wan

    Actors: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson

    Plot: Arthur Curry, the human-born heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, goes on a quest to prevent a war between the worlds of ocean and land.

    Disc Release Date: 26 March 2019

    • Video
      93
    • Audio
      93
    • Extra
      75
    • Movie
      80

    all scores

    • Video
      100
    • One of the best looking films on the format

    • Audio
      100
    • An utterly reference effort that perfectly marries with the video to provide one hell of an audiovisual experience

    • Extra
      70
    • 100 minutes of mini-Featurettes, but only on the Blu-ray

    • Movie
      80
    • Aquaman is a wondrously realised event movie - an experience that defies story, script, and characterisation to captivate through sheer audiovisual majesty

    • Total
      90
    • It may be a movie too late to save the Justice League, but it's certainly enough to catapult the secondary character of Aquaman into the limelight for his very own franchise

    Blu-ray.com review by Randy Miller III
    • Video
      100
    • Although Aquaman wasn't filmed in 4K, that doesn't make Warner Bros.' 2160p transfer any less impressive. This is a top-quality effort that stands will the genre's most visually ambitious productions to...

    • Audio
      100
    • Equally impressive is Aquaman's Dolby Atmos track, which automatically unfolds to TrueHD 7.1 if your receiver or soundbar doesn't support the format. As expected, this is an incredibly dynamic and, at...

    • Extra
      60
    • Warner Bros. supplies a solid cross-section of extras, adding up to just over 100 minutes total. While there's nothing especially earth-shattering here in terms of content or presentation, fans should...

    • Movie
      60
    • Something something trident.Note: All screenshots are taken from the 1080p Blu-ray. Please read my separate Blu-ray review of this title for 20 additional images.James Wan's Aquaman (2018) is the sixth...

    • Total
      70
    • Bloated but still entertaining, James Wan's Aquaman scored big with audiences and, despite my obvious reservations, is generally considered one of the best DCEU movies to date. It's loaded wall-to-wall...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      100
    • The Marine Marvel swims the treacherously rough and choppy oceans of Ultra HD with a spectacularly marvelous HEVC H.265 encode that blows its Blu-ray counterpart out of the water, making it the definitive...

    • Audio
      100
    • The latest DC entry saves the oceans from chaos thanks to a marvelously spectacular Dolby Atmos soundtrack, sure to give the audio system a healthy and exhaustive workout. Only, be sure to select the object-based...

    • Extra
      40
    • Supplements are the same as the accompanying Blu-ray and can be enjoyed on both discs.Going Deep into the World of Aquaman (HD, 20 min): An EPK-like piece with cast & crew interviews on various aspects...

    • Movie
      80
    • Along with Patty Jenkins's Wonder Woman, the DC Extended Universe may finally be hitting its stride in Aquaman, delivering just the right balance of action and comedy. While tackling bleakly somber themes...

    • Total
      80
    • Like other entries in the DC Extended Universe, Aquaman lands ashore with its fair share of mild rubbish floating in the water, but thankfully, its recycled story of the King Arthur legend is set free...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      95
    • Primary colors are pleasingly rich while whites appear gradational and punchy. When utilized, secondary colors pop off of the screen...

    • Audio
      94
    • This is done well and creates a tangible level of immersion that coincides with the onscreen events nicely. Over the course of the film there are various sequences (such as the opening scene involving...

    • Extra
      80
    • Disc 1: Aquaman Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Aquaman Blu-ray • Going Deep Into the World of Aquaman • Becoming Aquaman • James Wan: World Builder • Aqua Tech • Atlantis Warfare • The Dark Depths of Black Manta...

    • Movie
      70
    • I have to be honest, I was never an Aquaman fan, at least not in the comics. As a child I liked the Aquaman cartoon but, that seemed pretty different compared to the comic book character. I was quite interested...

    • Total
      85
    • For those that enjoy the genre, Aquaman is easily worthy of consideration for your collection. For those equipped for Ultra HD Blu-ray and immersive sound, you’re in for a treat....