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Crank

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    74
    from 3 reviewers
  • Crank
    2006
    88 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor

    Actors: Jason Statham, Amy Smart, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Efren Ramirez

    Plot: Professional assassin Chev Chelios learns his rival has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.

    Disc Release Date: 21 May 2019

    • Video
      76
    • Audio
      85
    • Extra
      64
    • Movie
      69

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      70
    • Note Crank is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of Lionsgate with a 2160p transfer in 1.85:1 (this is another Lionsgate release where a slightly "incorrect" aspect ratio on the 1080p Blu-ray version has been...

    • Audio
      100
    • The one undeniable upgrade this version offers is in a really blistering and highly enjoyable Dolby Atmos track. The original 1080p Blu-ray advertised LPCM 6.1 audio, but it actually had 7.1, and the consistent...

    • Extra
      40
    • Lionsgate has kindly ported over most but not all of the supplements to this 4K UHD version. Refer to the second paragraph in the Supplements section of Marty's Crank Blu-ray review for details on what's...

    • Movie
      60
    • Hello, faithful readers � today's installment in our ongoing series devoted to the often seemingly random 4K UHD releases by Lionsgate focuses on Crank, the goofy but undeniably amped up (in more ways...

    • Total
      60
    • Is Crank...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      60
    • The adrenaline-rushed crime actioner wreaks havoc through the streets of Ultra HD with a disappointingly average HEVC H.265 encode. The movie was originally shot on a combination of digital cameras limited...

    • Audio
      80
    • Like the video, the uncompressed PCM 6.1 track on the Blu-ray made for an outstanding, reference-quality listen in home theaters. On Ultra HD, however, the movie doesn't really crank it up a notch or feel...

    • Extra
      40
    • The same supplements are ported over for this Ultra HD edition and available on the UHD disc as well as the identical Blu-ray from 2007.Crank'd Out Movie Mode PiP Commentary More Stories From Crank (1080i/60,...

    • Movie
      60
    • After years of thinking Crank a totally dumb and stale mess during its initial release, I finally realized the proper — or better yet, the best — way of enjoying this crime thriller about a hitman racing...

    • Total
      70
    • It may have taken thirteen years to come around to it, but I finally get it! Crank is a twisted, ridiculously absurd black comedy centered around an even more outlandish premise justifying the insanely...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      88
    • It’s not an overtly bright film, although there are bright elements. The cinematography benefits from the enhanced resolution and warmer chromatic accents...

    • Audio
      92
    • The Atmos mix enlivens the surround track, adding enriching depth of field. In addition to things like overhead pans where sounds move through the soundstage, there are several sequences that bring everything...

    • Extra
      70
    • Disc 1: Crank Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Crank Blu-ray Shooting Crank – Featurette The Stunts of Crank – Featurette Pushing Crank – Featurette NEW Crank @ Comic-Con – Featurette NEW More Stories from Crank...

    • Movie
      60
    • Crank is written/directed by Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor and is a genre bending, head turning, comedy, action, thriller that is most definitely intended to be taken with a grain of salt. I have owned...

    • Total
      78
    • It comes to Ultra HD Blu-ray from Lionsgate Home Entertaining in this Combo Pack featuring solid Ultra HD video, including Dolby Vision HDR, a complimentary Dolby Atmos immersive mix, legacy and new bonus...