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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

4K Ultra HD

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  • Score
    76
    from 3 reviewers
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
    2017
    129 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg

    Actors: Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Geoffrey Rush, Brenton Thwaites

    Plot: Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon while being pursued by an undead sea captain and his crew.

    Disc Release Date: 3 October 2017

    • Video
      79
    • Audio
      84
    • Extra
      52
    • Movie
      57

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      80
    • As with so many of today's blockbusters and UHD releases, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales was finished at 2K and photographed at a resolution below 4K (3.4K, in this instance), yielding...

    • Audio
      80
    • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales features a Dolby Atmos soundtrack that, compared to the Blu-ray's DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 lossless soundtrack...isn't quite as good. Well, maybe "good"...

    • Extra
      50
    • Disney's UHD release of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales contains no extras on the UHD disc. All supplements, as listed below, can be found on the bundled Blu-ray. A Disney digital copy...

    • Movie
      50
    • Pirates of the Caribbean has been a major moneymaker for Disney, even with some steadily declining domestic box office returns. Take worldwide gross into account and the first film, The Curse of the Black...

    • Total
      70
    • This ship has sailed, as the saying goes. Dead Men Tell No Tales may offer serviceable entertainment, great visual effects, and the return of fan-favorite characters, but it also offers more of the same...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      70
    • The fifth swashbuckling tale sails against some rough waters on 4K Ultra HD with a strong and mostly good-looking HEVC H.265 encode, but sadly, this ship doesn't really ride the waves any smoother or better...

    • Audio
      100
    • Blimey! Batten down the hatches because Dead Men Tell No Tales roars against the wind with an awesome, demo-worthy Dolby Atmos soundtrack, which is exclusive to the 4K Ultra HD version. And in my estimation,...

    • Extra
      30
    • Dead Men Tell No Tales: The Making Of A New Adventure (HD): A seven-part short doc exploring various aspects of the production, from returning to the franchise, introducing new characters and seeing some...

    • Movie
      50
    • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales hoisted their colors and set sail this summer against some rough waters, but the fifth installment in the swashbuckling fantasy franchise managed to snag...

    • Total
      60
    • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales hoists their colors and sets sail for another adventure against the treacherous seas and a supernatural force that proves itself a worthy adversary. Johnny...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      92
    • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales is a fantasy/action/period based film that isn’t boldly colorful, relying on stylized visuals that employ stark contrast, reserved chromatic elements and...

    • Audio
      92
    • Extra
    • Disc 1: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Blu-ray • Dead Men Tell More Tales: The Making of a New Adventure – Get...

    • Movie
    • I know I know, ANOTHER Pirates of the Caribbean film? I have been a fan of the Pirates of the Caribbean films since seeing Curse of the Black Pearl back in 2003. With the exception of the last two installments...

    • Total
      92
    • As such, it feels pretty passé, however, as a fan I managed to find aspects of it to be enjoyable. It comes to Blu-ray in the Ultra HD Combo Pack from Disney featuring an excellent Ultra HD rendering,...

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