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Divergent

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    61
    from 2 reviewers
  • Divergent
    2014
    139 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    DTS:X

    Director: Neil Burger

    Actors: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney

    Plot: In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late.

    Disc Release Date: 12 July 2016

    • Video
      63
    • Audio
      81
    • Extra
      48
    • Movie
      51

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      70
    • Divergent is presented on 4K UHD with an HEVC / H.265 encoded 2160p transfer in 2.40:1. According to the IMDb, Divergent was digitally captured at 2.8K from which a 2K DI was prepared, presumably the source...

    • Audio
      100
    • The original Blu-ray release of Divergent contained a blistering DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 track that I rated as high as possible, and that excellence is only amplified (pun probably intended) by this new...

    • Extra
    • The 4K UHD disc contains no supplemental material, and the score above reflects that lack. The 1080p Blu-ray contained in the package offers the same supplements that were detailed in our original Divergent...

    • Movie
      60
    • The Divergent series has kind of seemed like an "also ran" in the so-called dystopian YA sweepstakes, engendering little of the hysteria that greeted The Hunger Games 4-Film Complete Collection and (at...

    • Total
      60
    • I'm well outside of the YA demographic, and so the fact that I've found the Divergent franchise suffer from the law of diminishing returns should probably be viewed with my curmudgeonly proclivities in...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      60
    • Mounting an uprising against the controlled society holding them back from being true to themselves, Tris and her fellow Dauntless groupies soar to Ultra HD Blu-ray just as the other two installments land...

    • Audio
      100
    • For this Ultra HD Blu-ray edition of the movie, the dystopian YA sci-fi actioner is also given a major upgrade in the audio department thanks to an impressive and demo-worthy Dolby Atmos soundtrack that...

    • Extra
      60
    • Audio Commentaries — Director Neil Burger rides solo for the first track and provides a rather dull and dry scene-specific commentary that's not particularly informative or interesting. The second track...

    • Movie
      20
    • Overflowing with — mostly nonsensical — ideas about autonomy and free will while imagining itself as a dystopic sci-fi epic about a controlled society, 'Divergent' inundates the audience with possibilities...

    • Total
      60
    • Overflowing with — mostly nonsensical — ideas about autonomy and free will while imagining itself as a dystopic sci-fi epic about a controlled society, 'Divergent' inundates the audience with promises...

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