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Independence Day: Resurgence

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    59
    from 2 reviewers
  • Independence Day: Resurgence
    2016
    120 min
    PG-13
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Roland Emmerich

    Actors: Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Jessie T. Usher, Bill Pullman

    Plot: Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. But will mankind's new space defenses be enough?

    Disc Release Date: 18 October 2016

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    • Audio
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    • Extra
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    • Movie
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    • Video
      90
    • Independence Day: Resurgence was filmed digitally using Red Epic Dragon cameras at a resolution of 6K and was finished using a 4K Digital Intermediate (DI), which presumably formed the basis for this Ultra...

    • Audio
      100
    • Independence Day: Resurgence was released theatrically with a Dolby Atmos soundtrack and that has been used for the Ultra HD Blu-ray release, although the Full HD Blu-ray has a lossless DTS-HD Master Audio...

    • Extra
      80
    • The Ultra HD Blu-ray release of Independence Day: Resurgence comes in a two-disc set with the Full HD Blu-ray included. The Ultra HD Blu-ray is region free and although it says on the back of the box that...

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      50
    • They had twenty years to prepare and this is the best they could come up with... Whilst no one is suggesting that the original Independence Day was a classic piece of filmmaking, it was a great example...

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      70
    • Independence Day: Resurgence attempts to follow on from the original film whilst at the same time rebooting the franchise for a new generation. Sadly it fails and although the open ending is clearly setting...

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      80
    • Independence Day: Resurgence is presented on 4K UHD with an HEVC / H.265 encoded 2160p transfer in 2.40:1. For my thoughts on the two other formats this film has been released on in high definition, I...

    • Audio
      100
    • An already superb audio presentation on both the 2D and 3D 1080p Blu-ray discs is only improved courtesy of this 4K UHD disc's Dolby Atmos track. A whole wealth of neatly placed effects greets the listener...

    • Extra
      20
    • The 4K UHD disc ports over Roland Emmerich's commentary. The 1080p Blu-ray also included in this package has all of the supplements detailed in our Independence Day: Resurgence Blu-ray review....

    • Movie
      40
    • Independence Day: Resurgence was greeted by some long waiting fans as at least something of a disappointment, but will that letdown be tempered by a 4K UHD presentation? Read on. <img src="https://images.static-bluray.com/reviews/14252_1.jpg"...

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    • Was Independence Day: Resurgence worth the wait? The consensus seems to be "no," but the film still has at least a few diehard fans. Those folks who also have 4K UHD equipment may want to check out this...

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