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Bad Boys

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    84
    from 4 reviewers
  • Bad Boys
    1995
    119 min
    R
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Michael Bay

    Actors: Lisa Boyle, Michael Taliferro, Emmanuel Xuereb, Tchéky Karyo

    Plot: Two hip detectives protect a witness to a murder while investigating a case of stolen heroin from the evidence storage room from their police precinct.

    Disc Release Date: 10 September 2018

    • Video
      92
    • Audio
      84
    • Extra
      75
    • Movie
      78

    all scores

    • Video
      100
    • An impressive native 4K presentation

    • Audio
      80
    • Subtle, it is not

    • Extra
      60
    • Nothing on the 4K disc, but the accompanying Blu-ray has the old Commentary, Featurette and Music Videos

    • Movie
      80
    • Remains engaging due to Smith and Lawrence

    • Total
      90
    • The best edition of the film available

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      100
    • Bad Boys makes the jump to UHD from the "mastered in 4K" 1080p Blu-ray, and the results are impressive. The image enjoys a little more of a boost to both detail and the HDR color grading compared to Bad...

    • Audio
      70
    • Bad Boys features a new Dolby Atmos soundtrack for its UHD release, but it's not a track that is going to set the sonic world on fire. It's a bit flat, with action scenes failing to offer the sort of excess,...

    • Extra
      50
    • Bad Boys' UHD disc holds no extras beyond the cast and crew stills tab. The bundled Blu-ray is identical to the "mastered in 4K" release from 2015 and includes all the same extras. For convenience, below...

    • Movie
      70
    • Sony has released 'Bad Boys' to the UHD format with new 4K/HDR video and a new Dolby Atmos soundtrack. The film was previously released in 2010 and again as a 'Mastered in 4K' Blu-ray in 2015. The UHD...

    • Total
      80
    • It's hard to believe that Bad Boys is pushing a quarter-centruty in age, but thanks to the magic of 4K UHD, the movie looks and feels brand new again. Sony's 2160p/HDR presentation doesn't disappoint,...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • Bad BoysThe buddy-cop actioner blows stuff up real good on Ultra HD thanks to a marvelous HEVC H.265 encode that leaves its Blu-ray counterpart writhing in the debris. Possibly struck from the same 4K...

    • Audio
      80
    • Bad BoysA pair of foul-mouthed narcotics cops charges into the UHD underworld in a hail of bullets equipped with a strong but not particularly impressive Dolby Atmos soundtrack. Although the codec is an...

    • Extra
      70
    • All the same supplements are ported over from previous home video releases, which can be read in more detail in our review of the standard Blu-ray HERE....

    • Movie
      50
    • Bad BoysIn its own weirdly unique way, Bad Boys could be seen as a milestone, though not in the truest meaning of the word. The 1995 buddy-action comedy didn't exactly contribute anything to the history...

    • Total
      70
    • Although Bad Boys has its fans, the film should be remembered for introducing the moviegoing world to the visual cinematic conceits of Michael Bay and for turning Will Smith and Martin Lawrence into movie...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      92
    • According to the press documentation Sony remastered Bad Boys and Bad Boys II from the original 35mm film elements, and I believe each presentation in Ultra HD is derived from the 4K Digital Intermediate....

    • Audio
      88
    • Extra
      70
    • Disc 1: Bad Boys Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Bad Boys Blu-ray Disc 3: Bad Boys II Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 4: Bad Boys II Blu-ray Legacy Bonus Material Digital Copies of Bad Boys and Bad Boys II...

    • Movie
      70
    • Bad Boys II: The action and comedy never stop when superstars Martin Lawrence and Will Smith reunite as out-of-control trash-talking buddy cops. Bullets fly, cars crash, and laughs explode as they pursue...

    • Total
      80
    • They are making their Ultra HD debut in this 4-disc set from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment featuring beautifully restored Ultra HD video, complimentary Dolby Atmos immersive sound, and legacy bonus...