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Oblivion

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    78
    from 3 reviewers
  • Oblivion
    2013
    124 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Joseph Kosinski

    Actors: Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko, Andrea Riseborough

    Plot: A veteran assigned to extract Earth's remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.

    Disc Release Date: 9 August 2016

    • Video
      78
    • Audio
      88
    • Extra
      69
    • Movie
      74

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      80
    • Oblivion was shot digitally using both Red Epic and Sony CineAlta F65 cameras at 5K and 4K resolution respectively but was ultimately finished using a 2K Digital Intermediate (despite director Joseph Kosinski...

    • Audio
      100
    • Simon Crust reviewed the audio on a standard 5.1 surround set up – Another awesome surround mix that places you firmly in the centre of the action. There is plenty going on in this mix, from the flight...

    • Extra
      80
    • There's one feature on the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray:Audio Commentary – This is the same track as found on the previously released Full HD Blu-ray with director Joseph Kosinski and star Tom Cruise, who chat...

    • Movie
      80
    • How can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers and the temples of his Gods He may only have two films and one game under his belt, but director Joseph Kosinski has certainly...

    • Total
      80
    • Oblivion sees Tom Cruise as Jack Harper, a drone repair man and possible the last man on Earth after an alien invasion devastated the plant, yet he is plagued by dreams of a person he has never met; and...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • Oblivion (2K digital intermediate, according to the film's IMDB tech page) looks great in 4K, though the film, as it is, isn't an obvious showcase for the format's capabilities. Universal's 2160p, HDR-enabled...

    • Audio
      100
    • Oblivion's Dolby Atmos soundtrack is highly impressive and features several fantastic, reference-worthy Atmos moments. This review is based on a setup with seven traditional front, center, and surround...

    • Extra
      70
    • Universal's UHD Blu-ray release of Oblivion...

    • Movie
      60
    • Note: The included screenshots are sourced from a 1080p Blu-ray disc. Watch for 4K screenshots at a later date.Universal previously released 'Oblivion' to 1080p Blu-ray in August 2013. This UHD release...

    • Total
      80
    • Oblivion looks quite nice with the UHD treatment. Even with the source's limitations -- precious few vibrant colors and oftentimes more subtle and less aggressive texturing -- it's still quite the looker....

    High-Def Digest review by Shannon T. Nutt
    • Video
      70
    • 'Oblivion' was shot digitally primarily on RED Epic equipment and is presented here at an aspect ratio of 2.40:1. The 4K version of the movie is an up-convert from a 2K digital intermediate, and has received...

    • Audio
      100
    • The 4K Ultra HD disc features an English Dolby Atmos track, which outputs as a Dolby TrueHD 7.1 track for those (like myself) without an Atmos setup. After discussing the various quirks with the video...

    • Extra
      40
    • 4K Ultra HD DiscFeature Commentary – Tom Cruise joins Director Joseph Kosinksi for a screen-specific commentary. While Cruise is gracious (perhaps a little too gracious) to heap praise on the director...

    • Movie
      80
    • If you'd have told me at the beginning of 2010 that the most interesting science-fiction films of the coming decade would include two starring Tom Cruise, I would have laughed in your face. Yet here we...

    • Total
      80
    • In a movie universe with far too many sequels and reboots of established properties, it's refreshing to see a film like 'Oblivion' get made, which is the kind of smart, thinking-man's (or woman's) sci-fi...

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