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Labyrinth

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    73
    from 2 reviewers
  • Labyrinth
    1986
    101 min
    PG
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Jim Henson

    Actors: David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly, Toby Froud, Shelley Thompson

    Plot: Sixteen-year-old Sarah (Jennifer Connelly) is given thirteen hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother Toby (Toby Froud) when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King Jareth (David Bowie).

    Disc Release Date: 20 September 2016

    • Video
      73
    • Audio
      70
    • Extra
      73
    • Movie
      65

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      100
    • Brian Henson, via a leaflet included with the release, writes this about the new picture presentation for Labyrinth:Using the original 35mm camera negative as the source, the film was scanned and fully...

    • Audio
      90
    • Labyrinth features a brand-new Dolby Atmos track, replacing the previous release's Dolby TrueHD 5.1 presentation. There are a few good moments of overhead support in the track. Thunder seems to roll through,...

    • Extra
      80
    • Labyrinth's UHD release carries over all the supplements from the newly released 1080p disc, which is included in this set. No bonus features exclusive to the UHD are included, unless one counts a few...

    • Movie
      70
    • Sony previously released 'Labyrinth' to Blu-ray in 2009. This 30th anniversary UHD reissue features several new supplements, a restored 2160p transfer from a 4K scan, and a new Dolby Atmos soundtrack....

    • Total
      90
    • Labyrinth...

    High-Def Digest review by Shannon T. Nutt
    • Video
      70
    • 'Labyrinth' was originally shot on 35mm film and is presented here in its original theatrical aspect ratio of 2.35:1. As noted on the Brian Henson insert included inside the keepcase, this 30th Anniversary...

    • Audio
      70
    • The featured audio here is a Dolby Atmos track, which down-converts into a core Dolby TrueHD 7.1 track for those without Atmos capabilities. As tracks like this go, 'Labyrinth' comes off as perhaps a little...

    • Extra
      90
    • 4K Ultra HD DiscAudio Commentary by Brian Froud – This is an archival commentary track (from the 2009 Blu-ray release, so it's still rather recent) by Froud, who served as both the conceptual designer...

    • Movie
      70
    • I'm aging myself by saying this, but I'm also proud to admit that I was one of the few sitting alone in the dark (quite literally...I think maybe there were four other people there) in my local movie theater...

    • Total
      80
    • The biggest decision for potential purchasers isn't going to be whether or not to get this release, but what version of it to get. While the 4K transfer offers some additional detail and a burst of HDR...