4K Ultra HD
Director: Guy Ritchie
Actors: Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott
Plot: A kind-hearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier vie for a magic lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true.
Disc Release Date: 10 September 2019
A gorgeous 4K presentation, revelling in the stunning landscape and wondrous setpieces
An engulfing, thoroughly engaging ride
A few Featurettes, a Deleted Song, and some Deleted Scenes, Bloopers and Music Videos, but only on the accompanying Blu-ray disc
Disney hits veritable gold with this magical interpretation of the timeless One Thousand and One Nights tale
A strong contender for the best Disney live action classic adaptation of 2019
Aladdin's 2160p/HDR UHD, framed at 2.39:1, is something akin to a nuts-and-bolts presentation for the format. It offers the obligatory light textural upgrades, modest improvements to sharpness, and general...
Aladdin's UHD Dolby Atmos soundtrack isn't wholly dissimilar from the Blu-ray's DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 lossless soundtrack. It requires that all-but-obligatory upward volume knob movement from calibrated...
Aladdin contains a fairly basic assortment of extras, including three featurettes, a few deleted scenes, and music videos, all on the bundled Blu-ray. A Movies Anywhere digital copy code is included with...
It's no surprise that Disney is on the top of the moviemaking world right now. The box office-busting numbers are staggering, and it's not just because the company has absorbed so many popular properties....
Aladdin makes for a fun little diversion and a nice compliment to the original animated film. It's well cast and its visuals are everything one would expect of a live action Aladdin translation. It's not...
The live-action remake takes a magic carpet ride to the new world of Ultra HD with a great-looking if also somewhat ordinary HEVC H.265 encode that ultimately doesn't look much different to its day-and-date...
The musical fantasy soars through the skies of Ultra HD with an outstanding and delightfully enjoyable Dolby Atmos soundtrack, offering a few notable improvements over its DTS-HD MA counterpart to make...
All bonus material is contained in the accompanying Blu-ray disc. Aladdin's Video Journal: A New Fantastic Point of View (HD, 11 min): From Mena Massoud's personal collection of footage taken while on...
On its own, Aladdin (2019) is a passable but ultimately forgettable musical fantasy, a mix of visual delights disguising some rather banal music, some middling performances, and an uninspiring story. Compared...
Compared to its dearly beloved predecessor, Aladdin (2019) is a pointless remake, and on its own, the Guy Ritchie production is ultimately a mediocre musical fantasy. With only Will Smith, Naomi Scott...
The film was shot with a specific visual aesthetic in mind and that comes through in both its 1080p and Ultra HD presentations. This is a fantasy-based film that is essentially boldly colorful throughout,...
This is done very well and creates a tangible level of immersion that coincides with the onscreen events nicely. The mix effectively places effects/sounds within the soundstage which place you within the...
Disc 1: Aladdin Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Aladdin Blu-ray DIGITAL PRESELL BONUS: • MAKE WAY FOR PRINCE ALI – Take a look at the gigantic design extravaganza that came together for this scene of Genie-sized...
The original animated classic “Aladdin” is a favorite in our house. Having just recently reviewed its 4K Ultra HD release I looked forward to seeing what this live action reimaging was going to bring to...
Its reimaged story doesn’t have the appeal and heartwarming essence of the original which combined with a few questionable narrative changes, relegates it to the fair but, unremarkable category. It comes...