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Sicario: Day of the Soldado

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    84
    from 4 reviewers
  • Sicario: Day of the Soldado
    2018
    122 min
    R
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Stefano Sollima

    Actors: Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Isabela Moner, Jeffrey Donovan

    Plot: The drug war on the U.S.-Mexico border has escalated as the cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border. To fight the war, federal agent Matt Graver re-teams with the mercurial Alejandro.

    Disc Release Date: 2 October 2018

    • Video
      89
    • Audio
      91
    • Extra
      55
    • Movie
      76

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • Sicario 2 looks tremendous.

    • Audio
      90
    • A great track.

    • Extra
      50
    • The 4K disc contains nothing, but the accompanying Blu-ray has 3 short Featurettes which offer some background.

    • Movie
      80
    • This could turn into the unlikely Godfather of Cartel franchises.

    • Total
      80
    • Assuming they make a further film, this one makes a hell of middle chapter.

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      90
    • Sicario: Day of the Soldado is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment with a 2160p transfer in 2.40:1. We videophiles like to spout statistics like bitrates and capture resolution...

    • Audio
      100
    • Sicario: Day of the Soldado...

    • Extra
    • The 4K UHD disc contains no supplemental material. The 1080p Blu-ray disc included with this release contains the supplements detailed in our Sicario: Day of the Soldado Blu-ray review....

    • Movie
      70
    • There's a good reason why there wasn't a Citizen Kane 2, not the least of which is that Charles Foster Kane is of course deceased as the film begins (oops � forgot a spoiler alert). Some films are so sui...

    • Total
      70
    • Sicario: Day of the Soldado...

    High-Def Digest review by Matthew Hartman
    • Video
      90
    • Sicario: Day of the Soldado arrives onto 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with an upscaled 2.40:1 2160p transfer with HDR10 from a 2K digital intermediate. Dolby Vision is not an option on the disc, but the included...

    • Audio
      100
    • On 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, Sicario: Day of the Soldado is upgraded to a full object-based Dolby Atmos mix. Dollars to donuts in some side-by-side disc flipping comparisons, one would be hard pressed to find...

    • Extra
      40
    • Given how this series is aiming to become a franchise of sorts, I was hoping for a fairly robust bonus feature collection. Sadly what we get here doesn't exactly amount to much more than the tried and...

    • Movie
      70
    • "…lets talk about your future." The war on terror has opened a new front. Mexican drug cartels are offering Isis terrorists safe passage into the United States. With the cartels now designated as terrorist...

    • Total
      80
    • Sicario was a thinking man's action picture. It was a tight tense masterpiece of effective action shooting with some impressive moody character meditations. Sicario: Day of the Soldado is a solid sequel...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      96
    • Looking at the 1080p version, which is solid as well, the difference is noticeable, but not what I would describe as night and day. That being said, there is no question about which of the two makes for...

    • Audio
      92
    • This is done to very good effect and creates a tangible level of immersion that coincides with the onscreen events nicely. The various exchanges involving the use of helicopters/aircraft features a host...

    • Extra
    • Disc 1: Sicario: Day of the Soldado Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Sicario: Day of the Soldado Blu-ray  “From Film to Franchise: Continuing the Story”  “An Act of War: Making Sicario: Day of the Soldado” ...

    • Movie
    • I really like Sicario and hoped that this sequel would live up to it. Sicario: Day of the Soldado like its predecessor was penned by Taylor Sheridan and also asks the question, how far would you go? Meaning...

    • Total
      94
    • It comes to Blu-ray in this Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, featuring an excellent Ultra HD video rendering, top notch high definition video, room filling lossless surround...