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Hook

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    75
    from 3 reviewers
  • Hook
    1991
    142 min
    PG
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Steven Spielberg

    Actors: Dustin Hoffman, Robin Williams, Julia Roberts, Bob Hoskins

    Plot: When Captain Hook kidnaps his children, an adult Peter Pan must return to Neverland and reclaim his youthful spirit in order to challenge his old enemy.

    Disc Release Date: 9 October 2018

    • Video
      84
    • Audio
      82
    • Extra
      51
    • Movie
      80

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Jeffrey Kauffman
    • Video
      90
    • Hook is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment with a 2160p transfer in 2.40:1. Take a deep breath when the Tri Star logo appears, because it looks pretty rough, with a kind of...

    • Audio
      90
    • While the 4K disc includes the DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 mix Marty assessed in his Hook Blu-ray review, the new Dolby Atmos track offered ups the sonic ante considerably, if rather subtly at times. The entire...

    • Extra
      20
    • Sony has kind of interestingly provided at least a couple of supplements for this new 4K release, while the original 1080p Blu-ray release sported no bonus content related to the film at all. Deleted Scenes...

    • Movie
      70
    • Peter Pan's influence may have started quietly when James Matthew Barrie first featured him as part of a novel called The Little White Bird. But once Barrie debuted the theatrical spectacular Peter Pan,...

    • Total
      70
    • Hook has an unabashedly sweet if also completely contrived premise, and whether or not you're able to just "go with the flow" of it all may determine how much you respond to a typically Spielbergian ode...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • The Jolly Roger sets sail across the seas of 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray with a beautiful, occasionally-stunning HEVC H.265 encode, offering fans a notable improvement over the seven-year-old Blu-ray.Similar to...

    • Audio
      80
    • Refusing to ever grow up, Spielberg's cult favorite takes fans through Neverland with an excellent Dolby Atmos soundtrack, which comparatively, isn't dramatically different from its 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio...

    • Extra
      10
    • Fans wanting to upgrade their previous Blu-ray, which only featured a trio of trailers, are now tempted with the original Theatrical Preview and eleven, previously unavailable Deleted Scenes (HD, 8 min)....

    • Movie
      100
    • (Written by Luke Hickman for his review of the original Blu-ray)Hook was my family's movie growing up. Although we were dirt poor, my mother bought the VHS the week it was released because my old man was...

    • Total
      70
    • When considering the entire canon of a filmmaking career spanning over five decades, Steven Spielberg's Hook tends to rank at the bottom of most lists, often disregarded for its minor pacing issues in...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      94
    • 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. A film like Hook has an aesthetic that...

    • Audio
      86
    • I noticed that the front overhead channels were used for adding depth to the soundstage while the rear overhead channels contained more discrete sound objects/effects. In addition to things like overhead...

    • Extra
      40
    • Disc 1: Hook Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Hook Blu-ray (2011 release) NEW: 11 Never Before Seen Deleted Scenes Theatrical Trailer Digital Copy...

    • Movie
      70
    • I saw Hook when it was released in theaters back in 1991. It wasn’t very received by critics but, as someone that loves the adventurous story of Peter Pan, director Steven Spielberg’s penchant for storytelling...

    • Total
      73
    • It makes its debut on Ultra HD Blu-ray in this Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment featuring beautifully restored Ultra HD video, an entertaining and complimentary Dolby Atmos...