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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    77
    from 3 reviewers
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
    2002
    161 min
    PG
    True 4K
    HDR10
    DTS:X

    Director: Chris Columbus

    Actors: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Richard Griffiths

    Plot: An ancient prophecy seems to be coming true when a mysterious presence begins stalking the corridors of a school of magic and leaving its victims paralyzed.

    Disc Release Date: 7 November 2017

    • Video
      87
    • Audio
      85
    • Extra
      69
    • Movie
      74

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      90
    • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets was shot using Panavision Panaflex cameras on 35mm film and has been scanned, cleaned up and finished as a 4K Digital Intermediate by Warner Brothers for this release....

    • Audio
      90
    • The English DTS:X surround track is terrific with plenty of opportunity given to the overhead speakers to envelope the surround experience. The flying car is a good example, as is swerves mid-air to avoid...

    • Extra
      80
    • There are no extras on the UHD disc, and this 8 disc set does not contain any Blu-rays with extra features – a somewhat peculiar commercial decision by Warner. So if extras are your thing, you’ll have...

    • Movie
      70
    • Not to be rude or anything, but this isn't a great time for me to have a house elf in my bedroom Harry’s second year and he can’t wait to get back to Hogwarts feeling is is far more his home than his relatives....

    • Total
    • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is part of an eight disc set released by Warner containing all films in 4K. This disc, courtesy of a new 4K scan and clean-up, is presented as native 4K and looks...

    Blu-ray.com review by Michael Reuben
    • Video
      100
    • Warner's 2160p, HEVC/H.265-encoded UHD of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets�isderived from a new 4K scan of the film's original camera negative, followed by extensive colorcorrection and HDR encoding....

    • Audio
      90
    • The initial Blu-ray release of Chamber of Secrets featured a PCM 5.1 soundtrack, and the"Ultimate Edition" offered a 6.1 remix in DTS-HD MA that Ken Brown praised as "fantastic".But these prior audio presentations...

    • Extra
      70
    • The UHD disc has no extras. The accompanying "Special Features" disc is a reprint of disc 2from the "Ultimate Edition" with 2009 file dates. Ken's review itemizes its contents. Disc 3 ofthe Ultimate Edition,...

    • Movie
      60
    • Tom Riddle's Diary�in HDR(Revised on November 28, 2017, to reflect additional information from Warner Brothers.)Warner Brothers has completed its migration of the Harry Potter saga to 4K UHD with theaddition...

    • Total
      90
    • I have always regarded Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets as the weakest film in thePotter franchise, with a surfeit of subplots that results in a choppy pace,�multiple endings and anexcessive running...

    High-Def Digest review by Bryan Kluger
    • Video
      100
    • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets casts its spell onto 4K UHD with a 2160p transfer and HDR encoding. This is a brand new 4K scan from the original negative and you can tell so much love and time...

    • Audio
      100
    • This release comes with a DTS:X track and sounds quite good. The overhead immersion makes every sound flow smoothly as things zoom by, whether it be a magical spell, a Quidditch player, or spiders. Let's...

    • Extra
    • N/A....

    • Movie
      80
    • If Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was the get-it-out-of-the-way first chapter in the series that had to set everything up, then Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is the one where the filmmakers...

    • Total
      90
    • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is a great second entry in to the Harry Potter franchise and goes into darker territory with the ever growing threat of he who will not be named. There are some...