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Batman & Robin

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    76
    from 4 reviewers
  • Batman & Robin
    1997
    125 min
    PG-13
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Joel Schumacher

    Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Chris O'Donnell, Uma Thurman

    Plot: Batman and Robin try to keep their relationship together even as they must stop Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy from freezing Gotham City.

    Disc Release Date: 4 June 2019

    • Video
      91
    • Audio
      93
    • Extra
      73
    • Movie
      59

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      100
    • Batman & Robin was shot using Panavision Panaflex Platinum cameras on 35mm film and has recently been cleaned-up and scanned at 4K, the result of which has been used for this Ultra HD Blu-ray release....

    • Audio
      100
    • The same can be said for the Dolby Atmos track, which is effects and bass heavy, loud and fully immersive. Effects hit you right from the off, the credits sweeping overhead and past you (cheap but effective)...

    • Extra
      60
    • UHD Audio Commentary – With director Joel Schumacher trying to defend the decisions made in what is an awkward and embarrassing listen. Blu-rayAudio Commentary – As aboveShadows of the Bat, Part 6 – 30...

    • Movie
      30
    • Allow me to break the ice: My name is Freeze. Learn it well, for it's the chilling sound of your doom Astonishingly, Batman Forever was the 6th highest grossing film of 1995, obviously living off the back...

    • Total
      50
    • The downward spiral that started with Batman Forever, lands squarely on its butt with the final instalment of this early franchise; Batman & Robin is simply a terrible film. Big name, established actors...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      100
    • It's Batman & Robin, so this review is not going to hammer out too many fine points, especially since Warner Brothers' 2160p/HDR UHD presentation can be summarized with a resounding wow. This is a total...

    • Audio
      100
    • Like with Batman Forever, there's some serious movement and volume in the amplified opening title sequence. Freeze's ice cannon sends heavy ripples of icy energy through the stage while his ice skating...

    • Extra
      60
    • Batman & Robin's UHD disc contains only a legacy commentary track with Director Joel Schumacher. The included remastered Blu-ray has that track in addition to all of the supplements that Warner Brothers...

    • Movie
      20
    • Warner Brothers has released Director Joel Schumacher's 1997 Superhero film 'Batman & Robin' to the UHD format (also being released are 1989's 'Batman,' 1992's 'Batman Returns,' and 1995's 'Batman Forever')....

    • Total
      70
    • There are so many Dutch angles in Batman & Robin it's a wonder the movie was not directed by Paul Verhoeven. The movie is notable for much more than its camera positioning, but much of that notoriety falls...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • The fur and feathered pests of Gotham prevent another ice age on Ultra HD by dropping an excellent HEVC H.265 encode that decidedly outgrows its Blu-ray predecessor with sharper definition and better overall...

    • Audio
      90
    • One of the worst blockbusters ever assaults home theaters with a fantastically satisfying Dolby Atmos soundtrack, nicely expanding on the cartoonish fun of its Dolby TrueHD counterpart. Given the wildly...

    • Extra
      50
    • The same set of bonus features are ported over for this release and available on the accompanying Blu-ray disc, minus the R. Kelly music video "Gotham City."Audio CommentaryBeyond Batman (SD, 51 min)Shadows...

    • Movie
      20
    • I could have sworn I specifically requested the less we talk about Bat nipples, the better. But, no! Instead, Joel Schumacher returns for Batman & Robin with harder, more protruding and exaggerated nipples...

    • Total
      60
    • Joel Schumacher returns for Batman & Robin where the filmmaker and company join forces to completely ruin the Batman series by expanding and exaggerating everything that was wrong the previous installment....

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      96
    • It’s important to note that the ultimate goal for any release on home video is to present a film in the highest possible quality based upon its original elements. Batman Forever and Batman & Robin have...

    • Audio
      96
    • When compared to the 5.1 channel mixes, the immersive sound offers a noticeable improvement by opening up the soundstage, elevating the perception of low-level detail. During the various encounters/action/interior/exterior...

    • Extra
      60
    • Disc 1: Batman Forever Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Batman Forever Blu-ray (Remastered) Disc 1: Batman & Robin Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Batman & Robin Blu-ray (Remastered) Legacy Bonus Material Batman Forever...

    • Movie
      50
    • Batman & Robin: Batman & Robin is the sequel to 1995’s Batman Forever and is the fourth and final installment of Warner Brothers initial Batman film series. Set two years after the defeat of Two-Face and...

    • Total
      76
    • The results on both standard Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray are terrific, delivering faithful and rewarding video quality that is sure to please discerning enthusiasts. Additionally, each film includes updated...