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Exodus: Gods and Kings

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    62
    from 2 reviewers
  • Exodus: Gods and Kings
    2014
    150 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10

    Director: Ridley Scott

    Actors: Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, John Turturro, Aaron Paul

    Plot: The defiant leader Moses rises up against Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses II, setting six hundred thousand slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.

    Disc Release Date: 14 February 2016

    • Video
      70
    • Audio
      80
    • Extra
      42
    • Movie
      57

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      80
    • Note: The accompanying screenshots have been taken from the regular BD at 1080p resolution. We are still evaluating options for 2160p screenshots. The review will be updated to include full 4K UHD resolution...

    • Audio
      100
    • Somewhat interestingly, this first wave of Fox UHD 4K releases does not sport the newer audio formats (Dolby Atmos and DTS:X). For my thoughts on the DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 mix, please refer to our Exodus:...

    • Extra
      30
    • The UHD 4K disc ports over two of the three supplements of the original Blu-ray. The Blu-ray disc included in this set offers all three of the supplements detailed in the above referenced review. The Exodus...

    • Movie
      60
    • You think Moses had it hard, what with all the slavery and plagues and wandering in the desert stuff? Yeah, well�Moses never had to reconfigure his home theater for 4K UHD Blu-ray like I just had to, so...

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      70
    • As a film, Exodus: Gods and Kings is still somewhat of a slog (kind of like Moses and the rest of his "crew" in the desert, one might say), but the good news is this often stunning new 4K presentation...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • For this review, I'm watching 'Exodus' on a Sony Bravia XBR75X940C connected to the new Samsung UBD-K8500 Ultra HD Blu-ray player. When calibrated, I was instantly impressed by the results, achieving 98%...

    • Audio
      100
    • 'Exodus' migrates to Blu-ray with an explosive, reference-quality DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack that'll viewers engaged from start to finish. From the opening moments, the design generates a terrifically...

    • Extra
      20
    • Audio Commentary — Recorded separately, the track features director Ridley Scott and co-writer Jeffrey Caine talking extensively on the production, its technical aspects and the approach to the story compared...

    • Movie
      50
    • Given the current slate of biblically-inspired films in the last couple decades (there's an amazingly good number of them), 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' is really not all that terrible. Of course, this production,...

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      60
    • Given the slate of biblically-inspired films in the last couple of decades, 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' isn't all that terrible. However, in spite of Ridley Scott's skills behind the camera, the film fails...