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Us

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    86
    from 4 reviewers
  • Us
    2019
    116 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Jordan Peele

    Actors: Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker

    Plot: A family's serene beach vacation turns to chaos when their doppelgängers appear and begin to terrorize them.

    Disc Release Date: 18 June 2019

    • Video
      86
    • Audio
      90
    • Extra
      71
    • Movie
      84

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      80
    • Us was shot digitally using a combination of Arri Alexa Mini and Arri Alexa SXT cameras with a resolution of 3.4K but finished as a 2K DI, which has presumably been used here for this Ultra HD Blu-ray...

    • Audio
      90
    • This Dolby Atmos track opens with some demo material. The carnival scene is awash with a 3D sound scape this is amazing; people walking around, rollercoasters and rides overhead, dialogue in front, with...

    • Extra
      50
    • Nice to have the extras on the UHD, makes you wonder why the Blu-ray is also included, though. The Monsters Within Us - 5 minute feature of the examining the portrayal of the main family’s characters.Tethered...

    • Movie
      80
    • Once upon a time, there was a girl and the girl had a shadow Some films are clearly inspired by personal nightmares. It Follows is one such film, and so is tonight’s feature; the sophomore effort from...

    • Total
      80
    • Us is the second horror film from director Jordan Peele, who uses the platform to exorcize the demons of his irrational fear of doppelgängers, and in doing so bring the audience into his own personal nightmare....

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      80
    • Us was reportedly digitally photographed at a resolution of 3.4K and finished at 2K. Universal's upscaled 2160p/Dolby Vision presentation offers neither color nor clarity improvements that are off-the-charts...

    • Audio
      90
    • Us' Dolby Atmos soundtrack is up to the challenge of delivering the film's fairly intense and involved sonic landscape. There is a natural feel for atmospheric details at the carnival. Plenty of one-off...

    • Extra
      60
    • Us' UHD disc contains the same extras as can be found on the bundled Blu-ray: a handful of featurettes (which are a little more meaty than the typical ~2 minute Universal throwaways) and a few deleted...

    • Movie
      80
    • Us is a Horror film with smarts and some teeth behind it. Writer/Director Jordan Peele, the mastermind behind 2017's superb Get Out, crafts a tale of suspense, violence, personalized terror, and large-scale...

    • Total
      80
    • Peele's ideas open many avenues of thought, and he smartly leaves much of it to the viewer to extrapolate the bigger picture in play. The tale opens up endless possibilities for thought exercise, concerning...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • Deranged, murderous doppelgängers invade the cozy, suburban neighborhoods of 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with a lovely and often impressive HEVC H.265 encode, offering a noteworthy step-up over the Blu-ray to...

    • Audio
      90
    • A terrifyingly awesome, near-reference Dolby Atmos soundtrack compliments the sinister visuals, delivering the creeps along with the chills. Granted, much of the action is spread across the front soundstage,...

    • Extra
      20
    • The same set of meager supplements can be accessed on both the Ultra HD and Blu-ray discs.The Duality of Us (HD, 10 min): Writer/director Jordan Peele shares his thoughts on the film.Scene Explorations...

    • Movie
      90
    • "Therefore thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will bring evil upon them, which they shall not be able to escape; and though they shall cry unto me, I will not hearken unto them."  ~ Jeremiah 11:11, King James...

    • Total
      90
    • In his sophomoric follow-up to Get Out, Jordan Peele, once again, surprises with another darkly twisted psychological thriller in Us, a horror allegory with pressing social commentary and thought-provoking...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      92
    • There were instances where bright elements looked appreciably vibrant but, none really stood out. This Ultra HD rendering makes the most of the film’s elements, which are excellent...

    • Audio
      94
    • There are many instances that show off the track’s eclectic music and, smaller object sounds that create a wonderfully involving listening experience, that broadens the soundstage. I enjoyed the balance...

    • Extra
      80
    • Disc 1: Us Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Us Blu-ray • 4K/Blu-ray/Digital Exclusive: Scene Explorations – The making of three iconic scenes from the film including the Tyler house massacre, Jason’s abduction...

    • Movie
      70
    • I really like writer/director Jordan Peele’s Get Out and was immediately smitten by the trailer for Us. My wife and I took it in on opening weekend at the theater and walked away from it with mixed feelings....

    • Total
      84
    • It comes to Blu-ray on this Ultra HD Combo Pack from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment featuring excellent overall audio/video quality, including an engaging Dolby Atmos immersive sound mix and a fan...