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Schindler's List

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    87
    from 4 reviewers
  • Schindler's List
    1993
    195 min
    R
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Steven Spielberg

    Actors: Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes, Caroline Goodall

    Plot: In German-occupied Poland during World War II, industrialist Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis.

    Disc Release Date: 18 December 2018

    • Video
      90
    • Audio
      86
    • Extra
      80
    • Movie
      93

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      100
    • Schindler’s List was shot using a combination of Arriflex 35-III, Arriflex 535 and 535B cameras on 35mm film. The source for this release was made in 2018 using the original camera negative which was scanned...

    • Audio
      90
    • The Dolby Atmos track afforded this film is one of natural understanding. There is a forceful oppression to the surround track that relies on the layered effects while maintaining a very naturalistic surround...

    • Extra
      80
    • The set comes with 3 discs; the UHD and one Blu-ray hold nothing but the film, the second Blu-ray houses all the supplementary features, some new, some previously available. Schindler's List: 25 Years...

    • Movie
      90
    • This list... is an absolute good. The list is life. All around its margins lies the gulf A while back I compiled an article about films that only need be watched once. Tonight’s feature nearly made that...

    • Total
      90
    • Schindler’s List needs no introduction. A multi award winning film whose ultimate message of hope against unsurmountable horror is simply a must see film. Told by Stephen Spielberg when at the top of his...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      100
    • Schindler's List has received a positively sublime 25th anniversary UHD release. The native 4K, shot-on-film presentation has also received a vital Dolby Vision color enhancement that is the perfect compliment...

    • Audio
      100
    • The film's new Dolby Atmos soundtrack delivers a refined, reserved experience that sonically compliments the movie's visuals and tone extremely well, with the added overhead channels gently engaging in...

    • Extra
      70
    • Schindler's List contains no extras on its UHD disc. The package includes a feature film Blu-ray and a special features Blu-ray, that latter of which houses five supplements, two of which were not released...

    • Movie
      100
    • Universal has re-relased Director Steven Spielberg's Holocaust masterpiece 'Schindler's List' to UHD in celebration of the film's 25th anniversary. This version contains a new 4K/Dolby Vision video presentation...

    • Total
      90
    • Schindler's List rises above critique and criticism, and for as extraordinarily powerful and well made as the movie may be, it rises above praise and adulation as well. It's a film conceived in both love...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • Schindler's List serves as a prime example of what the HDR format is truly capable of when giving Hollywood classics the 4K makeover. Reportedly, the original 35mm camera negatives were remastered and...

    • Audio
      70
    • As much as listening to the classic historical drama in the latest and greatest audio format is greatly appreciated, the Dolby Atmos soundtrack isn't much of an upgrade over its DTS-HD MA counterpart,...

    • Extra
      60
    • The same set of supplements from the 2013 Blu-ray are joined by a pair of new featurettes and only available on the second Blu-ray disc.Schindler's List: 25 Years Later (HD, 40 min): Recorded in 2018 after...

    • Movie
      100
    • Part of the brilliance of Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List is in the title itself. Changed from the book Schindler's Ark, on which the film is based, calling it List is subtler and more ambiguous, removing...

    • Total
      80
    • Marking a significant turning point in the filmmaking career of Steven Spielberg, Schindler's List is a harrowing, gut-wrenching motion picture experience unlike any other. With stunning cinematography...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      90
    • The film uses lots of low-level sequences that feature streaming light, shading and mixed content. The level of shadow detail here versus the 1080p rendering is improved, enhancing the variety of lighting...

    • Audio
      80
    • As an enthusiast I appreciate a well-crafted sound mix that draws me into the onscreen elements, regardless of where the sounds are emanating from. This Atmos mix adheres to the foundational elements present...

    • Extra
      80
    • Disc 1: Schindler’s List Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Schindler’s List Blu-ray Disc 3: Bonus Features Voices from the List – 77 minute documentary USC Shoah Foundation story with Steven Spielberg About I Witness...

    • Movie
      100
    • Adapted from the novel by Thomas Keneally, Steven Spielberg’s masterful film tells the incredible true story of the courageous Oskar Schindler (Liam Neeson). Initially a member of the Nazi party, the Catholic...

    • Total
      88
    • It’s making its debut on Ultra HD Blu-ray from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment featuring excellent Ultra high definition video, Dolby TrueHD/ Atmos sound, and legacy/new supplemental material. I...