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Jaws

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    93
    from 4 reviewers
  • Jaws
    1975
    124 min
    PG
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Steven Spielberg

    Actors: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss

    Plot: When a killer shark unleashes chaos on a beach community off Cape Cod, it's up to a local sheriff, a marine biologist, and an old seafarer to hunt the beast down.

    Disc Release Date: 2 June 2020

    • Video
      95
    • Audio
      92
    • Extra
      89
    • Movie
      95

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      100
    • Jaws was shot using Arriflex 35-III and Panavision Panaflex on 35mm film, with subsequent scanning at 4K resolution to form a native 4K DI. The disc presents an native 3840 x 2160p resolution image in...

    • Audio
      90
    • The Dolby Atmos track adds another layer to this wonderful surround track, emphasising what’s there, rather than pushing effects for the sake of it. Dialogue is clear and natural sounding, and always audible,...

    • Extra
      90
    • There is nothing new in the extras department, but a whole host are included on the UHD, listed below, for everything, the included Blu-ray is the one to spin....

    • Movie
      100
    • Jaws....

    • Total
      100
    • Jawshardly needs any introduction, a seminal ride spearheading the ‘summer blockbuster’ it also happens to be one of the best films ever made. Combining in a perfect storm, a young, on form, enthusiastic...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      100
    • .For its 45th anniversary, Universal brings Jaws to the UHD format with a practically impeccable 2160p/Dolby Vision UHD presentation. In the early minutes beyond the campfire scene the picture demonstrates...

    • Audio
      90
    • Jaws bites onto UHD with a new Dolby Atmos soundtrack. Like the video, the amplified audio track, reconfigured here to add additional overhead channels, does not fundamentally rework the source material...

    • Extra
      80
    • There are no new extras included but the UHD does house most of them while the bundled Blu-ray, which is identical to that released back in 2012, carries the entire compliment. See below for a breakdown...

    • Movie
      90
    • We're going to need a bigger format.In celebration of its 45th anniversary, Universal brings the 1975 classic 'Jaws' to the UHD format. New specifications include 2160p/Dolby Vision video and Dolby Atmos...

    • Total
      90
    • Universal is on a roll with its recent catalogue UHD releases. First The Blues Brothers and now Jaws, two indelible classics given brand new life on the UHD format. Steven Spielberg's early career masterpiece...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      90
    • The classic summer blockbuster swims to the shores of Ultra HD with a spectacularly handsome HEVC H.265 encode, giving fans everywhere a notable step-up over previous Blu-ray releases. Coming from the...

    • Audio
      90
    • The creature-feature masterpiece has also been upgraded to an excellent Dolby Atmos soundtrack, sure to make fans very happy. It doesn't quite compete with some of the best we've heard from the format...

    • Extra
      80
    • Aside from the new booklet, the same set of supplements are ported over for this limited edition and shared between both the UHD disc and the accompanying Blu-ray. The Making of Jaws (SD, 123 min)The Shark...

    • Movie
      100
    • Steven Spielberg's Jaws celebrates forty-five years of cinematic history, a horror-thriller displaying skill, polish and efficiency from a then young, up-and-coming filmmaker. And to this day, it remains...

    • Total
      90
    • Starring Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss, and Robert Shaw, Jaws is the film which has left a permanent mark on the history of cinema, remaining one of the most effective horror thrillers ever made, it changed...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      100
    • Dive into hours of bonus features including the making of JAWS, deleted scenes, outtakes from set and much more!...

    • Audio
      94
    • The film is loaded with atmospherics, off screen cues and discrete sound effects that when applied using the freedom of object-based placement adds an enriching layer to the soundtrack. This is noticeable...

    • Extra
      90
    • Disc 1: Jaws Ultra HD Blu-rayDisc 2: Jaws Blu-ray (2012 Release)• The Making of JAWS• The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of JAWS• JAWS: The Restoration• Deleted Scenes and Outtakes• From the...

    • Movie
      100
    • Ralph Potts reviews...

    • Total
      96
    • Its widely anticipated release in Ultra High Definition has arrived and the results are spectacular. It comes to Ultra HD Blu-ray in this 45th Anniversary Limited-Edition offering featuring newly restored...