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The Hunger Games

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    71
    from 2 reviewers
  • The Hunger Games
    2012
    142 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Gary Ross

    Actors: Stanley Tucci, Wes Bentley, Jennifer Lawrence, Willow Shields

    Plot: Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death.

    Disc Release Date: 8 November 2016

    • Video
      66
    • Audio
      81
    • Extra
      63
    • Movie
      66

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      80
    • The Hunger Games is presented on 4K UHD with a 2160p HDR enhanced transfer in 2.40:1. The film was finished at a 2K DI, and as I discussed in our original The Hunger Games Blu-ray review, both the prevalence...

    • Audio
      100
    • The Hunger Games' already spectacular sounding DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 mix on Blu-ray gets an upgrade to Dolby Atmos (with a Dolby TrueHD 7.1 core) on this new 4K UHD release. I'll refer you to our original...

    • Extra
      60
    • There's both good news and bad news with regard to the supplements on this disc as well as the other 4K UHD Hunger Gamessome supplements on the 4K UHD discs, which is a good thing, but in the case of The...

    • Movie
      70
    • Lionsgate is revisiting one of their most successful franchises, bringing out all four Hunger Games films on 4K UHD. Do these upgrades hit the bullseye? Read on.<img src="https://images3.static-bluray.com/reviews/14326_1.jpg"...

    • Total
      80
    • The Hunger Games has proven itself to be one of the most popular of the so-called YA franchises, and this new 4K UHD release boasts nice looking video and spectacular sounding audio. The only downside...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      60
    • The girl on fire is given as tribute to the Ultra HD Blu-ray games with a strong and generally satisfying HEVC H.265 encode in HDR10. Although the picture quality doesn't quite compare to other releases...

    • Audio
      100
    • The games only keep getting better and more exciting thanks to an outstanding, demo-worthy Dolby Atmos soundtrack that nicely amplifies an already excellent DTS-HD track heard on Blu-ray. As with its lossless...

    • Extra
      70
    • The same collection of supplements are ported over with three of those featurettes also shared on the Ultra HD Blu-ray.A Conversation with Gary Ross and Elvis Mitchell (HD, 14 min) — Film critic Elvis...

    • Movie
      70
    • Having never read the books, seeing the events of Suzanne Collins' dystopian society in which kids kill other kids in an arena while millions watch, makes me wonder how these books could be considered...

    • Total
      80
    • Despite a couple minor flaws, 'The Hunger Games' is the first adaptation of the beloved book series on which it is based on and instantly became a box-office phenomenon, catapulting Jennifer Lawrence to...