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Zero Dark Thirty

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    72
    from 2 reviewers
  • Zero Dark Thirty
    2012
    157 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Kathryn Bigelow

    Actors: Jason Clarke, Reda Kateb, Jessica Chastain, Kyle Chandler

    Plot: A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011.

    Disc Release Date: 12 September 2017

    • Video
      77
    • Audio
      82
    • Extra
      52
    • Movie
      82

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • Zero Dark Thirty was reportedly shot at a resolution of 2.8K and finished at 2K. This upscaled UHD delivers an image that's impressively complex and capable despite a lack of a "true" 4K experience, boasting...

    • Audio
      100
    • Zero Dark Thirty's Dolby Atmos soundtrack offers enough refinements to make itself reason enough to upgrade from the Blu-ray. As with the boost in picture, the improvements to the audio side are evident...

    • Extra
      40
    • Zero Dark Thirty's UHD disc contains no supplemental content beyond Sony's cast and crew still photo tab and collection of categorized "Moments" (2160p/HDR/Atmos), here featuring Maya, Award Worthy, Military...

    • Movie
      100
    • Sony has released Director Kathryn Bigelow's Oscar-winning film 'Zero Dark Thirty' to the UHD format, following up on a very well received 2013 Blu-ray release. The new disc features 4K/HDR video and a...

    • Total
      80
    • Zero Dark Thirty remains an intensive, absorbing watch that is only enhanced by Sony's high-yield UHD release. Razor-sharp picture quality and reference Atmos sound contribute to a highly satisfying viewing...

    High-Def Digest review by Matthew Hartman
    • Video
      90
    • When Zero Dark Thirty arrived on Blu-ray five years ago, it was an impressive reference quality release. With an upscaled 1.85:1 2160p image from a 2K DI, I wouldn't go so far as to say that this Ultra...

    • Audio
      100
    • This new Dolby Atmos audio mix is where audiences are really going to notice the differences. While the previous DTS-HD MA 5.1 mix still holds up well, this Atmos mix gives a lot more directional nuance....

    • Extra
      40
    • Zero Dark Thirty debuted on Blu-ray with an anemic assortment of bonus features that didn't really offer much depth to the film beyond the traditional EPK talking head stuff. Sadly no new bonus features...

    • Movie
      100
    • "100% he's there. Ok, 95%, 'cause I know certainty freaks you guys out, but it's 100."Truth be told, I don't have a whole hell of a lot to add to the already terrific review our own Aaron Peck wrote up...

    • Total
      80
    • Zero Dark Thirty is a hell of a film. It's a challenging, unflinching look at the extent various agencies went hunting down the mastermind of the 9/11 attacks. By planting itself as a Police Procedural,...