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Mechanic: Resurrection

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    64
    from 3 reviewers
  • Mechanic: Resurrection
    2016
    98 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Dennis Gansel

    Actors: Jason Statham, Jessica Alba, Tommy Lee Jones, Michelle Yeoh

    Plot: Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him, until his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best: make them look like accidents.

    Disc Release Date: 22 November 2016

    • Video
      78
    • Audio
      84
    • Extra
      43
    • Movie
      56

    all scores

    • Video
      80
    • Mechanic: Resurrection reaches UK 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with a surprisingly vibrant HEVC / H.265 encoded 2160p transfer framed in the movie's original theatrical aspect ratio of 2.39:1 widescreen. The UHD...

    • Audio
      90
    • Cas Harlow reviewed the Dolby TrueHD soundtrack on a 5.1-channel setup – Mechanic: Resurrection's accompanying impressive Dolby Atmos soundtrack holds a powerful Dolby TrueHD 7.1 core which brings the...

    • Extra
      40
    • As expected, all of the extra features are present on the accompanying Blu-ray disc; a quintet of short Featurettes including the 10 minute making-of called Engineering The Sequel: Inside Mechanic: Resurrection;...

    • Movie
      50
    • Resurrecting a character nobody expected to see again, Statham returns in a glossy but only fitfully entertaining action sequel. Storming the Chinese box office to earn a tidy $50M - much more than its...

    • Total
      60
    • The writing is as poor as the CG, but the slick look, exotic locales and action will keep Statham fans entertained Nevertheless, despite the limitations of both the budget and the 2K DI, Mechanic: Resurrection...

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      80
    • Mechanic: Resurrection is presented on 4K UHD by Lionsgate Films with a 2160p transfer in 2.38:1. Once again the IMDb doesn't have any data on either the resolution of the source format or of the subsequent...

    • Audio
      100
    • Mechanic: Resurrection on 4K UHD features the same great sounding Dolby Atmos track that is detailed in our original Mechanic: Resurrection Blu-ray review....

    • Extra
    • There are no supplements on the 4K UHD disc, and the above score reflects that deficit. The 1080p Blu-ray included in this package features all of the supplements detailed in our Mechanic: Resurrection...

    • Movie
      40
    • Whether or not Jason Statham and company can really make The Mechanic into a new franchise waits to be seen, but for the first time fans of Statham and/or the character of Arthur Bishop have the chance...

    • Total
      50
    • Diehard (hey, there's a "new" franchise for Statham to consider!) fans of Statham and the character of Arthur Bishop may get enough of an adrenaline rush out of the set pieces in this film to make it a...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • Bishop is raised from the dead on Ultra HD Blu-ray, packing a highly explosive and terrifically detailed HEVC H.265 encode in HDR10 with a few demo-worthy moments that'll wow viewers. Like its Blu-ray...

    • Audio
      90
    • The sassy, ironic mechanic bursts forth unto the screen with a fantastic Dolby Atmos soundtrack that'll put viewers right in the middle of the action on various occasions. In truth, it doesn't compare...

    • Extra
      10
    • Engineering the Sequel (HD, 10 min) — Standard EPK-like piece made up of cast & crew interviews with BTS footage pratting on about the plot, characters and production.Scoring the Action Film (HD, 9 min)...

    • Movie
      20
    • At this point in his career, if you've seen a Jason Statham movie, you've seen them all. They're virtually identical to one another, the same formulaic drivel, layered with the sort of nuance and sophistication...

    • Total
      50
    • 'Mechanic: Resurrection' is the sequel to 2011's sleeper hit with some visually interesting camerawork but is ultimately a boring, paint-by-numbers actioner. Thanks to a predictable script that never presents...