Singin' in the Rain

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    93
    from 4 reviewers
  • Despite the high quality of the 4K UHD Home Entertainment releases of Singin' in the Rain, these sets will likely not be popular and will end up languishing on shelves.

    Singin' in the Rain
    1952
    103 min
    G
    True 4K
    HDR10
  • Video
    95
  • This Ultra HD Blu-ray offering from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is a stunning remaster that makes for a perfect fit for fans and is just lovely.

  • Audio
    94
  • This 4K UHD disc offers a 5.1 remix of the original audio elements as well as the original mono track, capturing the same intensity and energy as the film and its visuals.

  • Extra
    78
  • This two-disc release has limited extras compared to its predecessor, creating a missed opportunity.

  • Movie
    95
  • Watching Singin' in the Rain epitomizes the genre of musicals and is an example of pure cinematic happiness.

    True 4K
    HDR10

    Director: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly

    Actors: Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds

    Plot: A silent film star falls for a chorus girl just as he and his delusionally jealous screen partner are trying to make the difficult transition to talking pictures in 1920s Hollywood.

    Disc Release Date: 26 April 2022

    all scores

    • Video
      90
    • Just lovely

    • Audio
      90
    • ... captures the same intensity and energy as the film and its visuals

    • Extra
      50
    • ... a real missed opportunity

    • Movie
      90
    • Watching this is like uncorking pure cinematic happiness and I don’t see another seventy years changing this one iota

    • Total
      80
    • ... these sets will rightly end up languishing on shelves and in warehouses

    Blu-ray.com review by Randy Miller III
    • Video
      90
    • NOTE: These screenshots have been downsampled to 1920x1080 SDR from the 4K disc's original 2160p HDR image; while they offer a basic representation of the inherent differences in color, framing, and fine...

    • Audio
      100
    • Although the 4K UHD disc's default option is a tasteful 5.1 remix of the original audio elements (which is covered in either of the linked Blu-ray reviews), this disc also resurrects Singin' in the Rain's...

    • Extra
      60
    • This two-disc release ships in a dual-hubbed keepcase with new cover art and a matching slipcover. Two inserts are inside, including a Digital Copy redemption code. Most of the on-disc extras can be found...

    • Movie
      90
    • "Dignity. Always dignity."Last released on home video a full decade ago as a standard Blu-ray and Ultimate Collector's Edition Blu-ray, Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen's iconic musical drama Singin' in the...

    • Total
      90
    • Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen's iconic musical drama Singin' in the Rain is a genre classic and sitting pretty at 70 years young, every bit as enjoyable now as ever. Warner Bros. celebrates the occasion...

    High-Def Digest review by David Krauss
    • Video
      100
    • When Singin' in the Rain made its Blu-ray bow a decade ago, its stunning 1080p transfer revitalized the film, yet that stellar effort can't hold a candle to the eye-popping new remaster used for this 4K...

    • Audio
      100
    • Purists will be thrilled to learn that in addition to the DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 track that graced the 2012 Blu-ray, Warner includes Singin' in the Rain's original mono track in DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0...

    • Extra
      50
    • Sadly, only a couple of the extras from the mammoth 60th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition have been ported over to this 4K UHD release, and no new supplements have been added. With the exception...

    • Movie
      100
    • Hollywood has produced dozens of dazzling, lively, and artistic musicals over the past nine decades, but if I had to pick one movie that epitomizes the genre and everything we love about it, it would have...

    • Total
      100
    • If only all of us could look this good at 70! Newly remastered and enhanced with HDR, Singin' in the Rain makes a huge splash in 4K UHD. Brilliant color, razor-sharp clarity, and pitch-perfect contrast...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      100
    • This Ultra HD Blu-ray offering from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is a befitting one that makes for a perfect fit for fans....

    • Audio
      80
    • I would have preferred a bit more depth/weight to sounds and voices but, that is a limitation of the recording. I would rather have it sound natural than artificially enhanced and I think that this presentation...

    • Extra
      80
    • Disc 1: Singin’ in the Rain Ultra HD Blu-rayDisc 2: Singin’ in the Rain Blu-rayLegacy Bonus FeaturesDigital Code...

    • Movie
      100
    • When Don and Lisa's latest film is transformed into a musical, Don has the perfect voice for the songs. But Lisa - well, even with the best efforts of a diction coach, they still decide to dub over her...

    • Total
      90
    • Home Entertainment featuring beautifully rendered Ultra HD video that is sure to please even discerning videophiles. As a fan this offering is simply a must have for your collection....