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American Gangster

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    65
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  • American Gangster
    2007
    157 min
    R
    True 4K
    HDR10
    DTS:X

    Director: Ridley Scott

    Actors: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Josh Brolin

    Plot: An outcast New York City cop is charged with bringing down Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas, whose real life inspired this partly biographical film.

    Disc Release Date: 15 October 2019

    • Video
      65
    • Audio
      70
    • Extra
      55
    • Movie
      65

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    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • American Gangster makes its UHD debut with a stellar 2160p/HDR presentation. The UHD delivers a substantial leap in quality over the aged VC-1 Blu-ray. Scott and Cinematographer Harris Savides (Zodiac,...

    • Audio
      100
    • American Gangster's DTS:X soundtrack proves just as vital an upgrade as the accompanying UHD video. The presentation is exemplary, a finely engineered bit of sonic art that recreates the film's locations...

    • Extra
      70
    • The UHD disc includes only the audio commentary track with Director Ridley Scott and Writer Steve Zaillian. It also includes two cuts of the film: Theatrical (2:36:52) and Extended (2:55:47). Note that...

    • Movie
      90
    • Universal has released Director Ridley Scott's acclaimed 2007 Crime Thriller 'American Gangster' to the UHD format. New specifications include 2160p/HDR video and DTS:X audio. The UHD includes two cuts...

    • Total
      90
    • This is a UHD upgrade. Universal's UHD release of American Gangster represents one of the more drastic improvements from Blu-ray to UHD. The picture is stellar, naturally filmic, and absolutely gorgeous...