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Widows

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    73
    from 2 reviewers
  • Widows
    2018
    129 min
    R
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Steve McQueen

    Actors: Viola Davis, Liam Neeson, Jon Bernthal, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo

    Plot: Set in contemporary Chicago, amid a time of turmoil, four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities, take fate into their own hands, and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.

    Disc Release Date: 5 February 2019

    • Video
      78
    • Audio
      80
    • Extra
      51
    • Movie
      73

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      90
    • Widows is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment with a 2160p transfer in 2.39:1. Shot on film and finished at a 4K DI (according to the IMDb), this is a consistently impressive...

    • Audio
      100
    • From the opening contrast of gentle breathing sounds with the boisterous sonics of Harry and his crew attempting a getaway, this 4K UHD's Dolby Atmos track is even more immersive and propulsive than the...

    • Extra
    • Fox has not chosen to port over any of the supplements from the 1080p Blu-ray to the 4K UHD disc. The bonus features detailed in ourWidows Blu-ray review are of course available on the 1080p Blu-ray included...

    • Movie
      80
    • Though they have very little else in common, it's interesting to compare two recent 20th Century Fox releases, The Old Man & the Gun and Widows, for how they attempt to "reinvent" the heist or caper genre....

    • Total
      80
    • My wife was a news reporter for a couple of big stations in Chicago for several years, and one of her "beats" was City Hall, a place rife with subterfuge and even Machiavellian machinations. Her news director...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      90
    • Widows was shot on film and finished on a 4K DI for its presentation on Ultra HD Blu-ray....

    • Audio
      88
    • Where this mix excels is in its use of the platform at ear level. There are a multitude of set pieces that show off the track’s blend of music and smaller object sounds that create an involving listening...

    • Extra
      60
    • Disc 1: Widows Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Widows Blu-ray • Widows Unmasked: A Chicago Story o Plotting The Heist: The Story o Assembling The Crew: Production o The Scene Of The Crime: Locations • Gallery...

    • Movie
      80
    • Based on the popular U.K. television series of the same name, created by Lynda La Plante, Widows is a character study, in addition to being a crime drama/thriller. The plot is pretty straight forward,...

    • Total
      80
    • television series of the same name, created by Lynda La Plante, Widows is a solid contemporary heist thriller with a far-reaching narrative that doesn’t quite bring all of its elements to fruition in a...