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Pacific Rim: Uprising

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    84
    from 4 reviewers
  • Pacific Rim: Uprising
    2018
    111 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Steven S. DeKnight

    Actors: John Boyega, Scott Eastwood, Cailee Spaeny, Burn Gorman

    Plot: Jake Pentecost, son of Stacker Pentecost, reunites with Mako Mori to lead a new generation of Jaeger pilots, including rival Lambert and 15-year-old hacker Amara, against a new Kaiju threat.

    Disc Release Date: 19 June 2018

    • Video
      90
    • Audio
      90
    • Extra
      69
    • Movie
      66

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • It may be an upscale, but it looks reference

    • Audio
      100
    • An exquisite audiovisual experience, replete with heady bombast and excellent immersion

    • Extra
      80
    • A pleasant surprise that the features are actually ported over to the 4K disc

    • Movie
      60
    • Aiming for grand scale action but not a great deal else

    • Total
      80
    • It would have been a lot better with del Toro attached

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      100
    • Pacific Rim: Uprising was reportedly digitally photographed at resolutions of 2.8K and 3.4K and finished at 2K, which is standard operating procedure for an effects-heavy movie, and they don't come much...

    • Audio
      90
    • Pacific Rim: Uprising's Dolby Atmos soundtrack: not bad. The track struts its stuff right form the beginning. Impressively large, buoyant music, easy-come surround integration, and superbly authentic tinny...

    • Extra
      70
    • Pacific Rim: Uprising's UHD disc contains the full compliment of extras on the UHD disc. They also all appear on the bundled Blu-ray. A Movies Anywhere digital copy code is included with purchase. Deleted...

    • Movie
      50
    • If you can't beat 'em, merge with 'em.Pacific Rim wasn't exactly a surprise success. Combining huge special effects with the moviemaking muscle of Guillermo del Toro, the visionary director behind films...

    • Total
      80
    • Pacific Rim: Uprising is a perfectly serviceable special effects film. It's light on character and story but for anyone wanting big and loud, this will certainly fill the bill. Universal's UHD delivers,...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • Once again, robots and monsters brawl on the streets of 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with a gorgeous HEVC H.265 encode, supplying the complete onslaught of heavy metal against squishy, gooey flesh with a plethora...

    • Audio
      90
    • The fight against the apocalypse readies for battle with a fantastic, highly-satisfying Dolby Atmos soundtrack that'll have the house feeling exhausted from the bonkers pandemonium. The screen is continuously...

    • Extra
      30
    • The same set of special features found on the Blu-ray can also be enjoyed on the Ultra HD disc.Audio Commentary: Director Steven S. DeKnight rides solo for this fairly informative commentary on various...

    • Movie
      50
    • For those who felt Guillermo Del Toro's sci-fi mecha actioner Pacific Rim left them wanting more, don't expect Uprising to fulfill those expectations. The next chapter in the fight against the apocalypse...

    • Total
      70
    • As a direct follow-up to Guillermo Del Toro's 2013 sci-fi mecha actioner, Pacific Rim Uprising is relatively satisfying, sure to meet expectations of hardened fans while leaving others wanting more. Starring...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      95
    • The 1080p transfer for Pacific Rim Uprising looks great and this Ultra HD rendering takes it up a notch with a discernible increase in detail, emboldened contrast, and a noticeably sharper image. The film...

    • Audio
      94
    • Extra
    • Disc 1: Pacific Rim Uprising Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Pacific Rim Uprising Blu-ray • Deleted Scenes with Commentary by Director Steven S. DeKnight • Hall of Heroes – John Boyega takes us through the awesome...

    • Movie
    • I am most definitely a fan of Pacific Rim. I enjoy its full on sci-fi action/thrills and ambitious slant on the monster movie genre. I found it to be thoroughly fulfilling in that regard and enjoyed the...

    • Total
      95
    • It comes to Blu-ray in this Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, featuring an excellent Ultra HD video rendering, top notch high definition video, room filling lossless...