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The Dark Knight Rises

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    84
    from 3 reviewers
  • The Dark Knight Rises
    2012
    164 min
    PG-13
    True 4K
    HDR10

    Director: Christopher Nolan

    Actors: Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

    Plot: Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, Batman, with the help of the enigmatic Catwoman, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.

    Disc Release Date: 19 December 2017

    • Video
      87
    • Audio
      89
    • Extra
      74
    • Movie
      77

    all scores

    • Video
      100
    • The Dark Knight Rises demolishes 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with a reference HEVC / H.265 encoded 2160p transfer. The UHD Blu-ray was reviewed on a Samsung UE55KS8000 Ultra HD TV and a Samsung UBD-K8500 Ultra...

    • Audio
      100
    • The accompanying DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 track may not be the immersive Dolby Atmos / DTS:X track fans were hoping for, but that's really no big thing when you consider that the lossless offering still...

    • Extra
      80
    • As with the other Nolan releases, the Ultra HD Blu-ray disc for The Dark Knight Rises remains bare bones, with the accompanying Blu-ray set affording the same substantial supplemental features as the earlier...

    • Movie
      80
    • Christopher Nolan rounds out the definitive Batman series with an ambitious, flawed and suitably epic conclusion. If there was ever a candidate for a film that demanded to be split into a Part 1 and Part...

    • Total
      90
    • Christopher Nolan rounds out the definitive Batman saga with a fitting conclusion that has but one flaw - it could have made for not one but two excellent movies - which, in the grand scheme of this outstanding...

    Blu-ray.com review by Michael Reuben
    • Video
      90
    • All of the virtues that Ken Brown's review of the standard Blu-ray catalogued are on vibrantdisplay in Warner's 2160p, HEVC/H.265-encoded UHD disc of The Dark Knight Rises. Toborrow some of Ken's apt description:...

    • Audio
      100
    • The UHD disc contains the same muscular DTS-HD MA 5.1 soundtrack heard on the Blu-ray....

    • Extra
      70
    • The UHD disc has no extras. The included pair of standard Blu-ray discs are identical to the 2012release and contain the same extras listed in Ken's review....

    • Movie
      70
    • Baneful ConclusionReleased in 2012, The Dark Knight Rises concluded Nolan's Batman trilogy and was probably itsmost divisive chapter. After Batman Begins surprised with its fresh take and The Dark Knightdazzled...

    • Total
      90
    • Whether one shares my former colleague's opinion that the third chapter of Nolan's Dark KnightTrilogy "delivers on all fronts" or feels, as I do, that the film's weird mixture of apocalypse, dystopia and...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      100
    • Batman fights for the soul of Gotham on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with another absolutely stunning and gorgeous HEVC H.265 encode that overshadows its Blu-ray counterpart and is undeniably the only way to watch...

    • Audio
      100
    • Batman struggles to understand what Bane is saying with the same DTS-HD MA 5.1 soundtrack enjoyed on the Blu-ray, and while an object-based audio option would have been a much-welcomed upgrade, this track...

    • Extra
      60
    • All the same supplements are ported over from previous home video releases, which can be read in more detail in our review of the standard Blu-ray HERE....

    • Movie
      80
    • In the second installment to Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy, the visionary filmmaker set the bar incredibly high, not only creating the rare sequel that surpasses its predecessor but also giving moviegoers...

    • Total
      90
    • Although The Dark Knight set a new precedent in comic-book film adaptations, The Dark Knight Rises thankfully lived up to expectations and thoughtfully expanded on the grounded-in-reality universe set...