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Skyscraper

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    80
    from 3 reviewers
  • Skyscraper
    2018
    102 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber

    Actors: Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell, Chin Han, Roland Møller

    Plot: A security expert must infiltrate a burning skyscraper, 225 stories above ground, when his family is trapped inside by criminals.

    Disc Release Date: 9 October 2018

    • Video
      85
    • Audio
      88
    • Extra
      68
    • Movie
      71

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • An excellent presentation that shouldn't be dismissed just because it's technically an upscale.

    • Audio
      100
    • Demo material.

    • Extra
      60
    • A nice though far from extensive selection.

    • Movie
      60
    • Hardly an original affair, Skyscraper still produces a thoroughly good night's entertainment.

    • Total
      80
    • Another thoroughly enjoyable, undeniably competent but also hardly noteworthy Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson action adventure.

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • Theatrically, Skyscraper appeared overwhelmingly dark for many of its scenes and through much of its runtime. That of course holds here; the movie has not fundamentally changed with the transition to home...

    • Audio
      100
    • For a full audio review, please click here....

    • Extra
      50
    • Skyscraper's UHD disc contains all of the supplements found on the Blu-ray. For full supplemental reviews, please click here. For convenience, below is a list of what's included. A Blu-ray copy of the...

    • Movie
      70
    • Though the film is built around massive structural grandeur, Skyscraper actually tells an intimate tale of a disfigured and desperate father fighting to save his wife and children at all costs. Will Sawyer,...

    • Total
      80
    • Skyscraper doesn't offer anything new of note, but it's a thrilling, well constructed and nicely performed Action film that takes familiar formulas and does its best to personalize the hero's journey from...

    High-Def Digest review by Matthew Hartman
    • Video
      90
    • Skyscraper long-jumps onto 4K UHD with a crisp and colorful 2160p transfer with HDR10 and Dolby Vision that easily rises above its 1080p counterpart. While I haven't been able to ascertain the resolution...

    • Audio
      90
    • An action movie needs a great audio mix and Skyscraper gets a lot of mileage out of its Dolby Atmos track. Dialogue is crystal clear throughout and never at odds with the other elements. Sound effects...

    • Extra
      60
    • Most movies don't get much in the way of a robust bonus feature selection these days, but Skyscraper enjoys a few decent ones. The highlight is the audio commentary from director Rawson Marshall Thurber....

    • Movie
      60
    • "If you can't fix it with duct tape… you ain't using enough duct tape."Ten years after a hostage rescue went sideways leaving him scarred and minus one leg, Will Sawyer (Dwayne Johnson) has laid down his...

    • Total
      80
    • Skyscraper won't be winning any awards - but then it was never meant to. It's a big dumb summer action movie. Certainly not the greatest of the lot to ever come down the pipeline, but the film does have...