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The Death of Superman

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    68
    from 2 reviewers
  • The Death of Superman
    2018
    81 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10

    Director: Jake Castorena, Sam Liu

    Actors: Jerry O'Connell, Rebecca Romijn, Rainn Wilson, Rosario Dawson

    Plot: Superman battles against an insurmountable foe named Doomsday.

    Disc Release Date: 7 August 2018

    • Video
      60
    • Audio
      73
    • Extra
      58
    • Movie
      75

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Michael Reuben
    • Video
      30
    • (Note: Screenshots accompanying this review have been captured from the standard Blu-ray.Additional captures from that disc can be found here.)Everything I have said about the DC Animated Universe's previous...

    • Audio
      80
    • The UHD disc has the same DTS-HD MA 5.1 soundtrack previously reviewed....

    • Extra
      60
    • The UHD disc has no extras. The accompanying standard Blu-ray has the extras previouslyreviewed here...

    • Movie
      80
    • ♫ Everybody Knows that the Dice Are Loaded; Everybody Knows the 4K Is a Cheat ♪The Death of Superman is the fourth DC Animated Universe film that Warner has released on 4KUHD, and if this review sounds...

    • Total
      60
    • While studios like Sony, Fox, Paramount and Lionsgate are busily increasing their output of 4Kreissues of live-action catalog films that can benefit from the upgrade (though, admittedly, somemore than...

    High-Def Digest review by Bryan Kluger
    • Video
      80
    • The Death of Superman comes to 4K with a 2160p UHD transfer and is presented in a 1.78:1 aspect ratio. The HDR gives this movie a heightened color palette as well as more textures (compared to the Blu-ray)....

    • Audio
      80
    • The Death of Superman comes with a lossless DTS-HD MA 5.1 mix and sounds good for an animated action film. A good deal of the audio mix takes place on the front speakers, but when the action kicks into...

    • Extra
      40
    • There aren't a ton of extras, but what's here is fun. There are two episodes from the 2006 TV series, Legion of Superheroes, here in their entirety along with interviews with cast, crew and more about...

    • Movie
      90
    • The world was rocked back in 1993 when DC Comics decided to kill off the biggest superhero of all time - Superman. This received universal attention in the media and caused a ton of speculation amongst...

    • Total
      80
    • The Death of Superman has been told many times since 1993. The comic books were iconic and rocked our real world when it was released. With many different version adapted for the big and small screens,...

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