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The Avengers

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    75
    from 2 reviewers
  • The Avengers
    2012
    143 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Joss Whedon

    Actors: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth

    Plot: Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are going to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity.

    Disc Release Date: 14 August 2018

    • Video
      78
    • Audio
      70
    • Extra
      68
    • Movie
      78

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    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      90
    • Avengers was shot digitally using a combination of Arri Alexa 65 and Arriflex 435 cameras with a resolution of 2.8K and finished as a 2K DI, which has presumably been used here for this Ultra HD Blu-ray...

    • Audio
      70
    • In what seems to be a common failing in terms of Disney’s surround tracks, whilst the mix itself is pretty good, the level is far too low, necessitating a volume increase to bring about anything reflecting...

    • Extra
      60
    • Nothing on the UHD, all extras are on the included Blu-rayMarvel One-Shot: Item 47 – Eleven minute short on a couple of thieves coming across an alien weapon. Gag Reel – Four minutes of goofing off.Deleted...

    • Movie
      90
    • Stark, we need a plan of attack.I have a plan: attack! After five films of building characters and stories, all for one sole purpose, the Marvel Cinematic Universe was ready to unleash the first Avengers...

    • Total
      80
    • The Avengers is the first of the team up movies, bringing to a climax Phase 1 of the MCU – and what a climax it is. A witty screenplay, paying service to what had come before, yet giving each character...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • The Avengers was reportedly finished at 2K but that should in no way deter any "native 4K or bust" naysayers away from what is a reliable and highly enjoyable 2160p image. The picture is substantially...

    • Audio
      80
    • The Avengers' Dolby Atmos soundtrack, as usual for a Disney output, is lacking raw volume at usual listening levels and can be reserved and flat at the low end. But the latter seems scattershot in when...

    • Extra
      80
    • The Avengers' UHD disc contains no extras, but the bundled Blu-ray carries over all the supplements from the original 2012 BD release. For convenience, below is a list of what's included. For full supplemental...

    • Movie
      90
    • In conjunction with the release of Avengers: Infinity War, Disney has released the first two 'Avengers' films -- The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron -- to the UHD format. This release sees the image...

    • Total
      90
    • The Avengers may have been eclipsed by Infinity War as the best in the series (at least "series" as it's defined by films distinctly labeled "Avengers" and not in the greater MCU landscape) but it sure...

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