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The Great Gatsby

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    68
    from 2 reviewers
  • The Great Gatsby
    2013
    143 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10

    Director: Baz Luhrmann

    Actors: Lisa Adam, Frank Aldridge, Amitabh Bachchan, Steve Bisley

    Plot: A writer and wall street trader, Nick, finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor, Jay Gatsby.

    Disc Release Date: 4 October 2016

    • Video
      73
    • Audio
      76
    • Extra
      58
    • Movie
      61

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • For its UHD release of The Great Gatsby, Warner Brothers presents the film with an upscaled 4K transfer, presumably based on a 2.5K digital intermediate (that sourced from a 5K native resolution shoot),...

    • Audio
      90
    • This UHD release of The Great Gatsby joins a handful of other catalogue UHD releases not to feature a new soundtrack; rather than a Dolby Atmos or DTS:X presentation, Warner Brothers has opted to release...

    • Extra
      60
    • The Great Gatsby's UHD disc proper contains no bonus content, but Warner Brothers has bundled in the previously issued Blu-ray disc, which houses all of the bonus features. For full supplemental reviews,...

    • Movie
      60
    • Most of the big shore places were closed now...but this UHD is open for business. Warner Brothers has released Director Baz Luhrmann's flashy and visually extraordinary adaptation of the classic F. Scott...

    • Total
      80
    • The Great Gatsby is not a film for all tastes. It's hyper-lavish and often visually and sonically frenzied. Narrative almost necessarily takes a backseat, particularly early on, but the film never feels...

    High-Def Digest review by Michael S. Palmer
    • Video
      80
    • I'm in the middle of reviewing LG's stunning E6 OLED Ultra HD TV, which supports both HDR 10 and Dolby Vision, and produces black levels that embarrass the best plasma displays ever made. More on this...

    • Audio
      90
    • While Warners is known for including Dolby Atmos on their Ultra HD releases, and I can't even imagine how fun that track could have been, 'The Great Gatsby' returns to physical media with the same 5.1...

    • Extra
      50
    • A thorough supplemental package enhances this release. All the extras are in 2D and reside on the standard Blu-ray disc. There's no audio commentary, but you'll get plenty of Baz in the numerous featurettes.Featurette:...

    • Movie
      60
    • Baz does it big. Subtlety is not a word in Baz Luhrmann's lexicon, as the Australian director has proven time and again in his small cadre of films. 'Moulin Rouge' and 'Australia' stand as prime examples...

    • Total
      70
    • Baz Luhrman productions are unique experiences that require audiences to buy into the tonal madness of his worlds. I understand why some don't enjoy his filmography, and why David reviewed 'Gatsby' as...