4K Ultra HD
Director: David O. Russell
Actors: Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper
Plot: Joy is the story of the title character, who rose to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty.
Disc Release Date: 3 May 2016
Joy is presented on 4K UHD courtesy of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment with an HEVC / H.265 encoded 2160p transfer in 1.85:1. Though finished at a 2K DI, there's a considerable uptick in fine detail...
The 4K UHD disc features the same DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 track offered on the standalone Blu-ray....
There are no supplements on the 4K UHD disc. The included standard Blu-ray disc includes the same supplements as the standalone Blu-ray release....
In our original Joy Blu-ray review, I mentioned that it was a little surprising at least that Jennifer Lawrence could have wrangled out some trophy wins and/or nominations for such a generally lightweight...
Joy is an unabashedly lightweight offering that still seems to be hinting at something more profound. That profundity may in fact be lacking in the film itself, but Linus Sandgren's really unusual choices...