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Bumblebee

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    86
    from 4 reviewers
  • Bumblebee
    2018
    114 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Travis Knight

    Actors: Hailee Steinfeld, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Cena, Jason Drucker

    Plot: On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small California beach town. On the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, Charlie Watson discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.

    Disc Release Date: 2 April 2019

    • Video
      91
    • Audio
      91
    • Extra
      73
    • Movie
      84

    all scores

    • Video
      100
    • Utterly stunning

    • Audio
      100
    • Thunderously immersive

    • Extra
      60
    • A number of decent features

    • Movie
      80
    • Getting the Transformers right after so much time spent getting them wrong must have been a supreme challenge, but the refocus on character and story is key here

    • Total
      90
    • Those who feel like they have been beaten over the head by Bayhem should know that this is nothing like the former movies, and everything fans ever wanted, or at least much closer to it

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • Bumblbee was digitally photographed, reportedly at a resolution of 3.4K, and finished at 2K. The image offers a noticeable, if not fairly standard, UHD boost to textures and colors over the excellent Blu-ray...

    • Audio
      90
    • Bumblebee's Dolby Atmos soundtrack delivers, just as expected from a Transformers movie. There's no shortage of intensive surround implementation, several good examples of overhead engagement, and bass...

    • Extra
      50
    • Bumblebee's UHD disc contains no extras, but the bundled Blu-ray disc contains deleted and extended scenes, outtakes, and several featurettes. Also included is a physical glossy cover comic book entitled...

    • Movie
      80
    • Bee sure to give the 'Transformers' franchise another chance with this excellent reboot.If there has ever been a movie franchise in dire, desperate need of restraint and a restart, it was Transformers....

    • Total
      80
    • Bumblebee is a movie about balance. It allows its characters to develop naturally and necessarily. The film takes its time to tell its story but isn't bloated and bogged down by needless excesses. Action...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • Our little yellow heroic Bug puts up an excellent fight on Ultra HD in a tricked-out, souped-up HEVC H.265 encode, boasting several welcomed, stylish enhancements over the Blu-ray model, making it the...

    • Audio
      90
    • Bumblebee comes revving and roaring into home theaters with an outstanding Dolby Atmos soundtrack that seems to fall perfectly in line with other Transformers titles.Much of the attention is spread across...

    • Extra
      40
    • All of the special features are contained in the accompanying Blu-ray disc. Bringing Bumblebee to the Big Screen (HD): Featuring cast & crew interviews and lots of BTS footage, the five-part short doc...

    • Movie
      80
    • As the sixth installment in Michael Bay's ridiculously popular Transformers franchise, Bumblebee is easily the best in the sci-fi action series. Directed by Laika-alumni Travis Knight, who made an impression...

    • Total
      80
    • With engines roaring, guns blazing and a tank full of comedic fun, Bumblebee runs circles around the entire Transformers franchise, making it the best of the series with plenty of heart, humor, and spectacle....

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      96
    • Color reproduction across the spectrum of those used in conjunction with the film’s thematic elements look great. Whites are emboldened, detailed and bright, especially during low level transitions viewed...

    • Audio
      92
    • This is done to very good effect and creates a tangible level of immersion that coincides with the onscreen events nicely. During the first act, there are several instances where the mix generates a noticeable...

    • Extra
      80
    • Disc 1: Bumblebee Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Bumblebee Blu-ray • Sector 7 Archive o Agent Burns: Welcome to Sector 7 o Sector 7 Adventures: The Battle at Half Dome (All-New Motion Comic) • Deleted and Extended...

    • Movie
      80
    • Suffice it to say, I would consider myself a Transformer film franchise fan, despite its overused, overplayed formula that we’ve seen time and again. When Bumblebee was announced I couldn’t help but feel...

    • Total
      87
    • It comes to Blu-ray from Paramount Home Media Distribution in the Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack featuring sparking overall video quality, involving lossless sound, including a Dolby Atmos immersive listening...

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