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Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    71
    from 2 reviewers
  • Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween
    2018
    90 min
    PG
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Ari Sandel

    Actors: Wendi McLendon-Covey, Madison Iseman, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Caleel Harris

    Plot: Two young friends find a magic book that brings a ventriloquist's dummy to life.

    Disc Release Date: 15 January 2019

    • Video
      78
    • Audio
      78
    • Extra
      58
    • Movie
      63

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween was digitally photographed, reportedly at resolutions of 2.8K and 3.4K. The movie was subsequently finished at 2K. Though an upscaled 4K UHD release, the image is quite...

    • Audio
      90
    • Unlike the companion day-and-date Blu-ray which features a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 lossless soundtrack, Sony's UHD release of Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween is headlined by a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. The...

    • Extra
      60
    • This UHD release of Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween contains no extras on the UHD disc; all supplemental content can be found on the bundled Blu-ray. A Movies Anywhere digital copy code is included with...

    • Movie
      70
    • "Haunted Halloween," according to the film, is the first book R.L. Stine (Jack Black) ever wrote, penned when he was no older than the young teenagers who star in this film that bears the same name. Stine,...

    • Total
      80
    • Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween is, without a doubt, a superfluous sequel, but it's also proof that superfluous can be satisfyingly fun. The films sticks with tried-and-true formula but works thanks to...

    High-Def Digest review by Matthew Hartman
    • Video
      90
    • Sourced from a 2K Digital Intermediate Goosebumps 2 earns some frightful delights thanks to its 2.39:1 HDR10 transfer. Since this is a Halloween-season movie, it makes great use of all the spooky festive...

    • Audio
      90
    • Leave it to Dolby Atmos to bring Goosebumps 2 to creepy crawly life! Dialogue is clean and clear throughout, without any issues. Scoring by Dominic Lewis does a great job of adding mood and punching up...

    • Extra
      40
    • While the quality of these bonus features is a bit hit or miss, I appreciate that Goosebumps 2 wasn't left out in the cold. Most of these featurettes are little better than EPK stuff, but it's worth picking...

    • Movie
      50
    • "I don't think this place is giving out candy."Sarah Quinn (Madison Iseman) and her younger brother Sonny (Jeremy Ray Taylor) live with their mother in the sleepy New York town of Wardenclyffe. Sonny's...

    • Total
      70
    • Goosebumps 2 aims its brand of horror, action, and comedy squarely at those whose parents won't let them enjoy anything harder than a PG rating. It's an enjoyable film but if you were a 30-something fan...