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Doctor Sleep

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    86
    from 4 reviewers
  • Doctor Sleep
    2019
    152 min
    R
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Mike Flanagan

    Actors: Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Kyliegh Curran, Cliff Curtis

    Plot: Years following the events of The Shining (1980), a now-adult Dan Torrance must protect a young girl with similar powers from a cult known as The True Knot, who prey on children with powers to remain immortal.

    Disc Release Date: 4 February 2020

    • Video
      88
    • Audio
      94
    • Extra
      69
    • Movie
      84

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • Suitably impressive

    • Audio
      100
    • A fabulously intense mix which brings home this staggeringly atmospheric feature in style

    • Extra
      80
    • A trio of reasonably substantial featurettes

    • Movie
      90
    • Doctor Sleep is that rarest of animals - a worthy sequel

    • Total
      90
    • Doctor Sleep didn't really stand a chance either, which is a tragedy, because it's everything fans could possibly have hoped for from a sequel, and everything the majority don't even bother to try to deliver

    Blu-ray.com review by Randy Miller III
    • Video
      80
    • NOTE: These comments refer to the 4K theatrical version of Doctor SleepBlu-ray. The all-digital Doctor Sleep was shot with an Arri Alexa 65 and finished on a 4K digital intermediate, which predictably...

    • Audio
      100
    • Clearly not to be outdone is Doctor Sleep's extremely effective Dolby Atmos audio mix, which wastes absolutely zero time getting right down to business. A number of heavy atmospheric effects are put to...

    • Extra
      40
    • Doctor Sleep arrives in a two-disc keepcase with the Theatrical and Director's Cuts on separate discs, along with a Digital Copy redemption code and matching slipcover. All extras below are included on...

    • Movie
      80
    • Heeere's Danny!NOTE: These screenshots are all sourced from the Director's Cut (Blu-ray) disc. For an additional 20 screenshots in 1080p, please see my review of the standardBlu-ray.Putting aside the whole...

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      70
    • Mike Flanagan's Doctor Sleep was doomed to disappoint at least part of its target audience, and in some ways the film's reach slightlyexceeds its grasp. Fan service also borders on excessive, which extends...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • Our telepathic heroes battle psychic vampires on Ultra HD equipped with a gorgeous, often-stunning HEVC H.265 encode. Shot exclusively on the Arri Alexa 65 camera system and later mastered to a 4K digital...

    • Audio
      100
    • Spooky cult caravans travel into home theaters with an awesomely creepy, demo-worthy Dolby Atmos soundtrack, sure to deliver the scares while immersing viewers into this eerily ominous world of psychic...

    • Extra
      20
    • The same set of supplements is shared between both the UHD and Blu-ray discs.Return to The Overlook (HD, 15 min): An entertaining chat with the cast and crew touching on various aspects of the production,...

    • Movie
      70
    • Nearly four decades later, legendary horror maestro Stephen King revisits the deeply upsetting terror of the Overlook Hotel in Doctor Sleep, a novel sequel to his 1977 genre favorite The Shining. For the...

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      90
    • As both an adaptation to Stephen King's novel and a sequel to Stanley Kubrick's horror masterpiece, Mike Flanagan's Doctor Sleep reawakens old horror wounds and past traumas. Set forty years after the...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      92
    • Home Entertainment featuring 2160pHEVC encoded video and lossless Dolby Atmos/TrueHD 7.1 channel sound. For its presentation in Ultra HD Doctor Sleep was rendered from a 6.5K source and finished on a 4K...

    • Audio
      100
    • This film is tailor made for immersive sound as the blend of audio objects placed in the height channels contains atmospherics and discrete effects. At times it creates a tangible level of 3D immersion...

    • Extra
      60
    • Disc 1 Doctor Sleep Ultra HD Blu-ray (Theatrical Cut) Disc 2: Doctor Sleep Blu-ray (Director’s Cut) Return to the Overlook The Making of Doctor Sleep: A New Vision [*[From Shining to Sleep Digital Code...

    • Movie
      80
    • It goes without saying hat The Shining is one of the most haunting and timeless of iconic author Stephen King’s literary works to be adapted for the big screen. When Doctor Sleep was announced I was truly...

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      83
    • Also included is a fair assortment of extras that are worth exploring. Doctor Sleep is an entertaining horror/thriller that closes out the story of Danny Torrance and the Overlook Hotel. If you’re a fan...