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Hidden Figures

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    80
    from 3 reviewers
  • Hidden Figures
    2016
    127 min
    PG
    2K Upscale
    HDR10

    Director: Theodore Melfi

    Actors: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner

    Plot: The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

    Disc Release Date: 11 April 2017

    • Video
      78
    • Audio
      82
    • Extra
      62
    • Movie
      78

    all scores

    • Video
      80
    • Hidden Figures lifts off on UK 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with a refined HEVC / H.265 encoded 2160p transfer framed in the movie's original theatrical aspect ratio of 2.40:1 widescreen. The UHD Blu-ray was reviewed...

    • Audio
      90
    • The accompanying DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 track is a punchy, fun affair, engaging with plenty of great tracks from the period, which kick your surrounds into high gear right from the outset. Dialogue gets...

    • Extra
      70
    • As per the norm, Fox don't bother to port the majority of the Blu-ray's extra features over to the actual Ultra HD Blu-ray disc, instead making you just switch around and watch them on the accompanying...

    • Movie
      70
    • Hidden Figures tells a worthy story that many people wouldn't have even thought about - the changing sociopolitical landscape in the US during the 60s space race, which basically left anybody black hidden....

    • Total
      80
    • Hidden Figures has it's heart in the right place Even if it may not necessarily warrant repeat viewings, there's a great story to tell here about unsung heroines, and Hidden Figures is well worth investigating,...

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      80
    • Hidden Figures is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment with a 2160p transfer in 2.39:1. Shot on film (16mm and 35mm) and finished at a 2K DI, this 4K UHD version presents...

    • Audio
      90
    • The 4K UHD disc sports the same great sounding DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 track assessed in our original Hidden Figures Blu-ray review....

    • Extra
      20
    • The 4K UHD disc offers an Audio Commentary by Theodore Melfi and Taraji P. Henson. The 1080p Blu-ray also included in this package also features that commentary, along with the rest of the supplementary...

    • Movie
      90
    • An underappreciated part of the United States' push to get men (and ultimately women) into space is detailed in Hidden Figures, a film that is immensely moving and satisfying despite some clich� ridden...

    • Total
      90
    • Hidden FiguresHighly recommended....

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • The ladies make their complex calculations on Ultra HD, and the numbers add up to a lovely HEVC H.265 encode, offering a nice improvement over its Blu-ray counterpart.The awarding-winning drama was shot...

    • Audio
      80
    • The biographical drama also lands on Ultra HD with the same, excellent DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 soundtrack that surprises on several occasions. Although rear activity is largely silent, the speakers are...

    • Extra
      50
    • Audio Commentary: Director and writer Theodore Melfi sits with star Taraji P. Henson for a somewhat monotonous but nonetheless informative conversation where the two share some thoughts on the story, the...

    • Movie
      80
    • By now, most, if not all, moviegoers know the story behind Hidden Figures, the biggest surprise sleeper hit of the year earning various accolades and nominations, all of which are very well deserved. Set...

    • Total
      80
    • The biggest surprise sleeper hit of the year earning well-earned accolades and nominations, Hidden Figures tells the story of the important contributions made by three women in the NASA program during...

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