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Atomic Blonde

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    84
    from 4 reviewers
  • Atomic Blonde
    2017
    115 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    DTS:X

    Director: David Leitch

    Actors: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, Eddie Marsan, John Goodman

    Plot: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.

    Disc Release Date: 14 November 2017

    • Video
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    • Audio
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    • Extra
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    • Movie
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    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • Atomic Blonde decimates UK 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with an impressive HEVC / H.265 encoded 2160p transfer framed in the movie's original theatrical aspect ratio of 2.40:1 widescreen. The UHD Blu-ray was reviewed...

    • Audio
      100
    • On the aural front, Atomic Blonde delivers a suitably nuclear DTS:X soundtrack founded upon an already near-perfect DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 core which pops with the same vibrancy as the image, lapping...

    • Extra
      60
    • Another lazy minimalist port sees the Ultra HD Blu-ray disc itself holding no extras beyond the Director's engaging and informative Audio Commentary, partnered up with the Editor. The remaining extras...

    • Movie
      80
    • Whilst gearing up for Deadpool 2, John Wick co-director David Leitch dishes up a Cold War Bond-style tale with Charlize Theron kicking ass in Atomic Blonde. Based on the graphic novel The Coldest City,...

    • Total
      80
    • It's in its action that Atomic Blonde – and Leitch's stunt background – really comes alive, with a number of superbly-shot, exquisitely choreographed and bone-crunchingly painful fight sequences that are...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      80
    • Atomic Blonde is a rather basic digitally shot film which was photographed at a resolution below 4K and subsequently upscaled from a 2K digital intermediate. This is a good image and represents a modest,...

    • Audio
      90
    • Atomic Blonde's DTS:X Master Audio soundtrack carries the film's high-energy sound requirements with ease, accuracy, and aggression. Music is notably large and spacious with pinpoint clarity to everything...

    • Extra
      60
    • Atomic Blonde's UHD release contains no new bonus content, but it does carry over the audio commentary track from the Blu-ray. All other extras (as well s the commentary) can be found on the bundled Blu-ray...

    • Movie
      80
    • Blondes Just Wanna Have 4KAh, the 1980s. Great music, cool culture, and the Cold War. Fun times. Scary times. The world is a drastically different place now, just some three decades later, radically altered...

    • Total
      80
    • In Atomic Blonde, there's a scarcity of compelling narrative content and thematic purpose, but the film is teeming with raw and intense action and era-specific and expertly integrated sights and sounds....

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      100
    • The deadly bodacious assassin stealthily invades Ultra HD with a righteous and totally demo-worthy HEVC H.265 encode in Dolby Vision. Perfectly capturing the style and atmosphere of the 1980s, much of...

    • Audio
      90
    • The espionage thriller erupts on the Berlin scene with the same totally tubular and choice DTS:X soundtrack featuring a bitchin' selection of radical tunes that'll turn the home theater into a kickin'...

    • Extra
      20
    • Audio Commentary: Director David Leitch is joined by editor Elísabet Ronaldsdóttir for an enlightening conversation on the technical aspects of the production while also sharing a few anecdotes from the...

    • Movie
      80
    • It's inevitable that Atomic Blonde will be compared to John Wick in the eyes of action fans everywhere, and the comparisons are objectively and undoubtedly justified. And this is in spite the fact that...

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      80
    • Immediately, in the opening minutes, Atomic Blonde sets the tone, pace and rhythm for the remainder of the film's 115-minute runtime, an aggressive and animated motion picture with a flamboyantly colorful...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      91
    • Shot digitally the image has a smooth aesthetic, with clean delineation that draws out plenty of detail, in both close-up and wide-angle camera shots. Blacks are deep without compromise to fidelity, as...

    • Audio
      94
    • Extra
    • Disc 1 Atomic Blonde Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2 Atomic Blonde Blu-ray • Deleted and Extended Scenes • Welcome to Berlin – The ultimate setting for a Cold War spy thriller, Berlin becomes a character of its...

    • Movie
    • Adapted from Antony Johnson’s graphic novel, “The Coldest City”, Atomic Blonde is an espionage action thriller set in the late eighties, featuring a high stakes game of cat and mouse where everything is...

    • Total
      93
    • It comes to Blu-ray from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment in this Ultra HD Combo Pack that features excellent overall image quality, terrific lossless surround sound, including an invigorating DTS:X...