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xXx: Return of Xander Cage

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  • Score
    69
    from 2 reviewers
  • xXx: Return of Xander Cage
    2017
    107 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: D.J. Caruso

    Actors: Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen, Deepika Padukone, Kris Wu

    Plot: Xander Cage is left for dead after an incident, though he secretly returns to action for a new, tough assignment with his handler Augustus Gibbons.

    Disc Release Date: 16 May 2017

    • Video
      69
    • Audio
      79
    • Extra
      56
    • Movie
      64

    all scores

    • Video
      80
    • XXX: The Return of Xander Cage was shot digitally at 3.4K, predominately using Arri Alexa cameras, with a 2.40:1 widescreen aspect ratio, then finished using a 2K Digital Intermediate, leaving this Ultra...

    • Audio
      90
    • Cas Harlow reviewed the audio using a standard 5.1-channel setup – The accompanying Dolby Atmos track enhances an already absolutely reference Dolby TrueHD 7.1 core which is packed with bracing effects...

    • Extra
      50
    • Paramount's UK Ultra HD Blu-ray disc of XXX: Return of Xander Cage unfortunately doesn't port over any of the extra material available on the accompanying Blu-ray, although there isn't all that much in...

    • Movie
      60
    • Vin Diesel returns to his fluffiest franchise for XXX: The Return of Xander Cage a lightweight, throwaway, but still utterly unobjectionable action romp. Fifteen years ago, Diesel broke into stardom off...

    • Total
      70
    • If you're not too demanding then it does deliver, and that's quite surprising for a XXX entry, let alone one 15 years after the original Certainly the Ultra HD Blu-ray looks and sounds fantastic, although...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      70
    • xXx: Return of Xander Cage's 4K/2160p/HDR-enhanced presentation marks an incremental improvement over the excellent 1080p release. The movie was reportedly shot at 3.4K and finished at 2K, making this,...

    • Audio
      100
    • xXx: Return of Xander Cage features a booming Dolby Atmos soundtrack. This is one of the best Action soundtracks on the market and, by extension, one of the best, period. It's full-throttle, a perfect...

    • Extra
      50
    • xXx: Return of Xander CageThird Time's the Charm: Xander Returns (1080p, 8:13): A nuts-and-bolts supplement that examines Vin Diesel's return to the series, new characters and cast members, what sets the...

    • Movie
      70
    • Xander Cage jumps off an antenna tower, flips off law enforcement on his way down, and skis through the jungle (yes, the jungle, as in "no snow") to safety. Yup, it's definitely a xXx movie. The first...

    • Total
      80
    • Forget the plot. xXx: Return of Xander Cage works as a no-frills, comedy-laced Action flick that offers a nice balance between throwback and contemporary. It's hardly a great film in the traditional sense,...