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Pacific Rim

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    79
    from 3 reviewers
  • Pacific Rim
    2013
    131 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Guillermo del Toro

    Actors: Charlie Hunnam, Diego Klattenhoff, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi

    Plot: As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.

    Disc Release Date: 4 October 2016

    • Video
      86
    • Audio
      88
    • Extra
      58
    • Movie
      78

    all scores

    • Video
      100
    • 3D adopters may never look back after having enjoyed the title in 4K

    • Audio
      100
    • As much demo on the aural front as the video front, this is a reference disc through and through

    • Extra
      50
    • Disappointingly, the 4K set omits the second Blu-ray disc of extras, so hold on to your old Blu-rays if you want more than just the Commentary and a few short Featurettes.

    • Movie
      80
    • Whatever its faults - and it has its fair share - it makes up for them with punch, presence and sheer epic scale

    • Total
      90
    • This is the best giant robots vs. giant monsters summer blockbuster feature that anybody could have ever had any right to hope for

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      100
    • Pacific Rim's UHD release, even supposedly sourced from a 2K digital intermediate (via 5K native digital photography), improves upon the stellar, previously released 2015 Blu-ray in every way: textural...

    • Audio
      100
    • Pacific Rim and Dolby Atmos. Enough said, really. But for the sake of filling in the space, a few highlights: commanding stage saturation, bass so intense it can be heard and felt throughout the house,...

    • Extra
      40
    • There had to be a drawback, right? Warner Brothers has released Pacific Rimhere. A fresh UV digital copy code is included with purchase....

    • Movie
      80
    • Warner Brothers' UHD release of 'Pacific Rim' practically embodies the word "reference," bursting onto the format with stellar, stout picture and incredible Atmos sound. There is a drawback, though; the...

    • Total
      80
    • Pacific Rim is arguably one of the top handful of UHD discs on the market considering not only quality of picture and sound but the added benefit of a high quality film thrown in the mix as well. It's...

    High-Def Digest review by Michael S. Palmer
    • Video
      90
    • I'm in the middle of reviewing LG's stunning E6 OLED Ultra HD TV, which supports both HDR 10 and Dolby Vision, and produces black levels that embarrass the best plasma displays ever made. More on this...

    • Audio
      100
    • 'Pacific Rim' has always been surround sound demo material, but this Dolby Atmos mix rises above the original Blu-ray's 7.1 offering (FYI -- the standard Blu-ray in this set retains that 7.1 mix).This...

    • Extra
      30
    • Warner Bros has elected to only include the bonus materials that were on the original release's 2D Blu-ray. As such, I've dropped the score by two points. They are as follows:Audio Commentary by Guillermo...

    • Movie
      80
    • Domestically, 'Pacific Rim' was amongst summer 2013's major flops. With a production budget of $190 million, Guillermo del Toro's grand scale monster movie barely managed to crack the $100 million mark...

    • Total
      80
    • While it took a couple viewings for me to appreciate, I've come to unabashedly adore 'Pacific Rim' for all its geektastic monster action, thrilling set-pieces, and world-building beauty. For anyone who...