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The Hate U Give

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    70
    from 2 reviewers
  • The Hate U Give
    2018
    133 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10

    Director: George Tillman Jr.

    Actors: Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby, Anthony Mackie

    Plot: Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressure from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what's right.

    Disc Release Date: 22 January 2019

    • Video
      73
    • Audio
      78
    • Extra
      45
    • Movie
      75

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      90
    • The Hate U Give is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment with a 2160p transfer in 2.40:1. As I mentioned in ourThe Hate U Give Blu-ray review of the 1080p Blu-ray version,...

    • Audio
      100
    • The Hate U Give features an expressive DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 track that exploits good surround activity in its use of source cues, as well as some of the bustling activity in the school environment....

    • Extra
      10
    • The 4K UHD disc offers only the Audio Commentary that is also one of several supplements on the 1080p Blu-ray. For a complete list of supplements on the 1080p Blu-ray disc, please see our The Hate U Give...

    • Movie
      80
    • One of the more unsettling aspects of the relatively recent reviewed Blindspotting was how it almost stumbled (and/or drove, as the case may be) into a seeming sidebar involving a police shooting of an...

    • Total
      80
    • This year's Academy Award nominations were announced just as this review was being written, and I was really curious to see if perhaps Amandla Stenberg's extremely impressive work in The Hate U GiveThe...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      70
    • The poignant crime drama brings distressing social issues to the Ultra HD stage with a nice-looking HEVC H.265 encode but ultimately, doesn't offer a considerable upgrade over the Blu-ray. Shot entirely...

    • Audio
      80
    • Complementing the photography is an excellent but controlled and refined DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 soundtrack. Although it may not be the sort to wow listeners or test one's audio system, the design nonetheless...

    • Extra
      40
    • The only supplement shared on the Ultra HD disc is the commentary track while the rest are available on the Blu-ray, which can be read in more detail HERE.Audio Commentary: Director George Tillman, Jr....

    • Movie
      90
    • In the opening moments of the emotionally powerful drama The Hate U Give, audiences are introduced to the Carter family sitting at the dining room table. But instead of partaking in a spirited family dinner...

    • Total
      70
    • The Hate U Give is an emotionally gripping and powerful crime drama based on the novel of the same name by Angie Thomas. Featuring an intensely moving and spellbinding performance by the talented Amandla...