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Wonder

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    84
    from 4 reviewers
  • Wonder
    2017
    113 min
    PG
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision

    Director: Stephen Chbosky

    Actors: Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, Izabela Vidovic, Julia Roberts

    Plot: Based on the New York Times bestseller, this movie tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters the fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.

    Disc Release Date: 13 February 2018

    • Video
      88
    • Audio
      85
    • Extra
      70
    • Movie
      75

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • Wonder tentatively takes its first social steps on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray presented in 3840 x 2160p with a widescreen 2.4:1 aspect ratio, using 10-bit video depth, a Wider Colour Gamut (WCG) and High Dynamic...

    • Audio
      80
    • A solid track which does the job well. Lionsgate's UK Ultra HD Blu-ray release of Wonder sports a decent Dolby TrueHD 7.1 track which is really all the film needs, doing the best with undeniably limited...

    • Extra
      80
    • Lionsgate, who appear to be the better than average at actually porting the extras over onto the Ultra HD Blu-ray disc itself, don't disappoint when it comes to their UK release of Wonder, making it easier...

    • Movie
      70
    • Based on the acclaimed bestseller by R.J. Palacio, director Stephen Chbowsky's Wonder is a touching and effective drama that mostly earns its sentimentality. Dealing with the sensitive subject of a young...

    • Total
      80
    • The film benefits from committed lead performances, navigating the emotional voyage and taking you along for the ride. Wonder comes to UK Ultra HD Blu-ray courtesy of Lionsgate, who deliver up excellent...

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      90
    • Wonder is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of Lionsgate Films with a 2160p transfer in 2.40:1. This may just be "new equipment excitement", since this is the first release I've reviewed since upgrading to...

    • Audio
      90
    • This release features the same excellent Dolby TrueHD 7.1 mix that I detailed in our Wonder Blu-ray review....

    • Extra
      60
    • Lionsgate once again allows couch potatoes to remain firmly ensconced on their furniture courtesy of the fact that they've ported all of the supplements from the standard 1080p Blu-ray over to this 4K...

    • Movie
      70
    • Wonder may provoke that very titular sentiment in UHD fans, though perhaps not in the way intended, as Lionsgate's rather peculiar choices for what to release on 4K UHD continue to seem at least a little...

    • Total
      80
    • Wonder is an unabashedly manipulative tear jerker, but it does in fact work wonders in that category, producing real and fairly consistent emotion throughout its admittedly kind of predictable tale. This...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • Little Auggie spreads his infectious optimism and sense of wonder to 4K Ultra HD with a spectacularly beautiful HEVC H.265 encode in Dolby Vision HDR. Shot on the Red Weapon Dragon camera system but later...

    • Audio
      80
    • Accompanying the outstanding video is an excellent 7.1 Dolby TrueHD soundtrack that adds a great deal of emotional depth to the story. Given that it's a character-driven family drama, much of the attention...

    • Extra
      50
    • Audio Commentary: Director Stephen Chbosky is joined by author R.J. Palacio, and the two spend most of the time praising the performances and the uplifting nature of the plot while citing differences from...

    • Movie
      80
    • When it comes down to it, Wonder is a sappy, melodramatic tearjerker, designed specifically for the purpose of pulling at the heartstrings and making audiences feel all gushy on the inside. And in that...

    • Total
      80
    • At its heart, Wonder is a sappy, melodramatic tearjerker, designed specifically for the purpose of pulling at the heartstrings and making audiences feel all gushy on the inside. And to that effect, the...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      91
    • What struck me from the onset is the lifelike reproduction of the textures captured by the camera’s lens. Whether it be the finest minutia in physical features or rough textures on the surfaces of the...

    • Audio
      88
    • Extra
    • Disc 1: Wonder Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Wonder Blu-ray “Summer of Fun” 5-Part Documentary “A (com)Passion Project” Featurette “Family Matters” Featurette “A Technical Wonder” Featurette “A Note of Kindness”...

    • Movie
    • When I first saw the trailer for Wonder it immediately touched me, and I knew I had to see it. Based on the book by R.J. Palacio, it tells a very human story about a 10-year-old boy that was born with...

    • Total
      90
    • Palacio, Wonder is a beautiful film that captures the essence of the human spirit as seen through the experiences of a special little boy and his family. It comes to Blu-ray in this Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo...