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Now You See Me

4K Ultra HD

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  • Score
    68
    from 2 reviewers
  • Now You See Me
    2013
    115 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Louis Leterrier

    Actors: Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Isla Fisher

    Plot: An F.B.I. Agent and an Interpol Detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances, and reward their audiences with the money.

    Disc Release Date: 31 May 2016

    • Video
      70
    • Audio
      80
    • Extra
      53
    • Movie
      68

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • Now You See Me was actually shot on 35mm but it was finished using a 2K Digital Intermediate (DI), which presumably formed the basis for this Ultra HD Blu-ray release. The film was upscaled to 3840 x 2160p...

    • Audio
      100
    • Now You See Me was originally released theatrically with Dolby Digital and Datasat 5.1-channel mixes and it's these that form the basis of the DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1-channel soundtrack found on the Theatrical...

    • Extra
      70
    • The US Ultra HD Blu-ray release of Now You See Me comes in a black Amaray case with two discs, the Ultra HD Blu-ray and the Full HD Blu-ray. The Ultra HD Blu-ray doesn't use regional coding, however the...

    • Movie
      80
    • A likeable cast, a convoluted plot and capable direction combine to deliver an exciting heist caper that involves four stage magicians called The Horseman. Now You See Me revolves around a group of magicians...

    • Total
      80
    • Now You See Me is a fun rollercoaster of a movie, with a plot that is constructed like a magic trick, using misdirection before revealing its ultimate twist. The cast are likeable, the direction effective...

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      70
    • Now You See Me is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of Lionsgate Films with an HEVC / H.265 encoded 2160p transfer in 2.40:1. Kind of like its very plot, Now You See Me's provenance chain is a bit convoluted....

    • Audio
      100
    • Now You See Me ups the audio ante on 4K UHD by including a Dolby Atmos track (with a Dolby TrueHD 7.1 core which is for all intents and purposes identical to the DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 track on the original...

    • Extra
    • The 4K UHD has no supplemental material, and the score above reflects that lack. The standard 1080p Blu-ray disc included in this package includes all of the supplements detailed in our original Now You...

    • Movie
      70
    • Now You See Me 2 has opened to some fairly withering reviews (as that very hyperlink will prove), and the film is doing something of a disappearing act domestically at the box office (though its global...

    • Total
      70
    • Okay, "prestige" time. Now You See Me is completely illogical (as I mentioned in the original review), which is not to say it's not enjoyable a lot of the time. I'm not sure the style of this film, as...

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