Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Baby Mama Blu-ray Review

Baby Mama Blu-ray Review
Written by Loys Johnson

Video:
Baby Mama comes to Blu-ray on a BD-25, with a 1080p VC-1 video transfer. The transfer is very good, with detail generally strong. The colors were rich and vibrant, and detail was also very good. black levels are great, always nice and deep. There were a few scenes in which the video did look a bit softer, but still looked quite good. It looks fantastic overall though, 9/10.

Audio:
Universal gives Baby Mama a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 track. The track is quite good for a comedy, the film is very dialogue driven, and front-heavy on the speakers. Dialogue was always nice and clear, other than the club scene, in which the surround speakers really came to life. The film is a comedy, which isn't going to be demo material at all, but the audio track does a good job with what it has. 7/10.

Extras:
Feature Commentary (With writer/director Michael McCullers, Producer Lorne Michaels, and Cast Members Tina Fey and Amy Poehler)

Blu-ray Exclusive:
Picture-in-Picture track
MyScenes

Baby Mama's extras were a mixed bag for me. The feature commentary is quite funny, and just entertaining. The Picture-in-Picture track was good, it included interviews with the actors and what they were filming, including behind-the-scenes footage, allowing you to view certain scenes being filmed while you watch the final product.

There were extras missing from the release, and I assume it's because the release is on a BD25. The missing extras include 'From Conception to Delivery: The Making Of Baby Mama, a "Saturday Night Live: Legacy Of Laughter' featurette, deleted scenes, and an alternate ending. I believe bits of the extras missing were included in the Picture-in-Picture track, such as The Making Of Baby Mama. That is an assumption though, as I have not seen the DVD version. 4/10.

Blu-news Summary:
Baby Mama was an absolute riot, I really enjoyed it. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are fantastic on screen together, with many great supporting actors as well. The movie has a very feel-good ending which worked quite well. The video transfer is top notch, and the audio is good for a comedy. Extras are lacking, which is unfortunate, but I think it's mostly because of no access to BD-50 discs. Overall it was a strong package, and would easily say 'Recommended.'

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The Nightmare Before Christmas Blu-ray Review

The Nightmare Before Christmas Blu-ray Review
Written by Loys Johnson

Video:
Nightmare comes to Blu-ray with a 1080p AVC/MPEG-4 video transfer. Wow, how amazing! The video transfer was simply superb, every small detail came to life, this is what high-definition was meant for. The colors during Christmas Town popped like no other, vibrant and strong, I was always at awe. Black levels were always solid and deep, allowing even more depth to the transfer.
The transfer was quite clean, considering it's age, but I saw a few speckles here and there, nothing big enough to dock the score. There are a few stylistic choices used in Nightmare, the lighting on the characters did make it look a bit soft at times, and while it is intentional, it doesn't look amazing. Overall I was very pleased, even surprised by how good the transfer looked. 9.5/10.

Audio:
Nightmare is given a Dolby TrueHD 7.1 audio track, a first for Disney. I found it demo material at all times, everything was extremely impressive about it. The film's musical numbers were just incredible, with 'What's This?' being the best of both worlds audio/video wise. The instruments were nice and clear, and forgive my upcoming comment...it really just sounded magical. Dialogue was always nice and clear, and the film made good use of all the speakers, with the bass even packing a punch. Just amazing, and more than I ever expected. 10/10.

Extras:
'What's This? Jack's Haunted Mansion Holiday Tour (On Track Version, 7 minutes, HD)
'What's This? Jack's Haunted Mansion Holiday Tour (Off Track Version, 37 minutes, HD)
Tim Burton's Original Poem (HD)
All-New Audio Commentary by Producer Tim Burton, Director Henry Selick, and Music Composer Danny Elfman
Frankenweenie (SD) With All-New Intro by Tim Burton (HD)
Vincent (SD)
Deleted Storyboards (SD)
Deleted Animated Sequences (SD)
The Making Of Tim Burton's 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' (SD)
Halloween Town
Christmas Town
The Real World
Storyboard-To-Film Comparison (SD)
Posters
Trailers (Teaser Trailer/Trailer) (SD)
Disneyfile Digital Copy (For PC/MAC)

Blu-ray Exclusive:
Blu-ray Introduction by Tim Burton (HD)

Yes, Disney did not skip on the extras. I'm so glad so many cool features were included. The disappointing part was that many extras were in standard definition, but luckily not all. They were all definitely interesting, and I watched Frankenweenie for the first time in my life (Great as well), it was just nice and packed. The Blu-ray introduction by Tim Burton was short but cool, we have seen similar introductions on releases such as Lost: The Complete Third Season Blu-ray. The digital copy was a cool feature, although I am pretty sure the MSRP was raised because of it. Overall it was just a great bunch of extras, and was definitely happy to see them all there. 9/10.

Blu-news Summary:
Tim Burton's Nightmare Before Christmas was a film I enjoyed quite a bit when I was younger, it had been a long time since I revisisted the film though. Now with the Blu-ray, I remember why I loved the film so much. It's a film all families can enjoy together. The video transfer was superb, the audio track just amazing, and the extras were packed as well. 'Highest Recommendation.'

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Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Heroes: Season Two Blu-ray Review

Heroes: Season Two Blu-ray Review
Written by Loys Johnson


Video:
Universal brings all eleven episodes to Blu-ray on four discs. Each episode is given a 1080p VC-1 video transfer, and manages to look better than season one. Production values seem to have gone up, after such a successful first season. The video transfers were all pretty strong, with colors being brighter and vibrant, and black levels usually nice and deep. Grain is present like the first season, at times it can look a bit excessive, most noticeable in the darker scenes. I was actually very impressed overall though, especially for a television show. The presentation left me impressed, and while it may not be demo material, it still looks great. 8/10.

Audio:
The DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 track sounds great, clearly better than the first episodes of season one, but on par with what is experienced later in the first season. Like the previous season, dialogue was always very clear, and the surround sound did a good job at adding to the atmosphere, although it wasn't perfect. I was pleased with the audio, especially coming from a TV show, I'm glad Universal treats all titles equal when it comes to lossless audio. 8/10.

Extras:
Alternate Ending (HD)
Deleted Scenes (HD)
Untold Stories (HD)
Heroes: A New Beginning (HD)
Takezo Kensei: Sword Saint (HD)
Global News Interactive (HD)
Genetics Of A Scene (HD)
Still Gallery (HD)
Blu-ray Exclusive:
Picture-in-Picture Tracks
BD-Live
Hero Connections

YES! Universal did it! The extras were all in high definition, I was so happy when I realized that. The features are packed for this release, the alternate ending was cool, and the deleted scenes were alright as well. Exclusively on the Blu-ray version is a Picture-in-Picture track for each episode, Hero Connections, and BD-Live. Hero Connections is like the previous season, in which it links everybody together (See picture below). BD-Live is not live just yet, but we will update the review when it is. Great job Universal, this is the type of stuff I like to see, definitely a great presentation of extras. 10/10.

Blu-news Summary:
Heroes Season Two was a bit disappointing compared to the first season, but the writer's strike was a big part of that. I still loved the season, and can't wait for season three. The video was great, the audio was impressive, and the extras were pretty much perfect. 'Highly Recommended.'

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Heroes: Season One Blu-ray Review

Heroes: Season One Blu-ray Review
Written by Loys Johnson

Video:
Universal brings all 23 episodes of Heroes: Season One on five BD-50 discs. The 1080p VC-1 transfer looked quite good. The transfer had nice rich colors, and detail was nice and sharp. There were scenes (usually indoor) that suffered from some quite extreme video noise, very fuzzy at times, but you get used to it after a couple of episodes. The show is true to the source though, and it is what it is, a television program. Despite it's faults, there was never a time I felt like I was watching anything but high definition. 7/10.

Audio:
Heroes comes to Blu-ray with a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 track, and it really sounds better than I expected. The show is more dialogue driven than anything, and the dialogue was always nice and clear. The surround sound was quite good, although audio had a heavy use of the front speakers. The show's score was surprisingly good, and worked very well with the show and lossless audio presentation. It definitely sounded great, and got better as the show progressed, I would easily give it an 8/10.

Extras:
Pilot Episode (HD)
Deleted Scenes (SD)
Special Effects (SD)
Stunts (SD)
The Making Of 'Heroes' (SD)
The Score (SD)
A Profile of Artist Tim Sale (SD)

Blu-ray Exclusive:
Picture-in-Picture Tracks
BD-Live
Artwork Presentation
Character Connections

The extras were great, it was disappointing that the only extra in high-definition was the pilot episode, I was still entertained with each. Exclusive to the Blu-ray is Picture-in-Picture tracks for select episodes, which were pretty good, there could have been more behind the scenes footage shown though. At the time of writing, BD-Live is not live just yet, but we will update the review when it does. The character connections and artwork presentations are pretty cool features as well, they were both very interactive, and great for fans of the show. 9/10.

Blu-news Summary:
Heroes caught me by surprise, I thought the show would be mediocre at best. But from the first episode, I became hooked, the show is very interesting, intense, and funny at times as well, I can't recommend it enough. The video presentation was true to the source, and definitely good considering the show's budget and settings. The audio was fantastic, I have no idea how significant the audio upgrade is from the HD DVD version, but it's hard to be disappointed with it. Extras were superb, although mostly in standard definition. I would easily say 'Recommended'.

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Sunday, August 24, 2008

The Scorpion King 2: Rise Of A Warrior Blu-ray Review

The Scorpion King 2: Rise Of A Warrior Blu-ray Review
Written by Loys Johnson

Video: Universal brings The Scorpion King 2 to Blu-ray with a 1080p VC-1 video encode. The transfer is quite decent for a straight-to-video release. The Scorpion King has both bright bold and detailed scenes, but also has dark, heavy grain, and lack of detail moments. When the lighting allows, the transfer looks quite strong. But when it gets dark it's almost like it was filmed with a cheap consumer camera. The ugly moments don't occur too often, and are not always that bad, definitely not demo material, but keep in mind it is a low budget release. 6/10.

Audio:
The Scorpion King 2 is given a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, which was actually quite good. Dialogue was always nice and clear, and the film's music score also managed to pack a punch. The action scenes did have a few cheesy effects, but nothing could have fixed that. It was decent and pretty much what I expected from a low budget film. 7/10.

Extras:
MyScenes - Bookmark your favorite scenes

The Scorpion King 2 does not include any of the extras included on the DVD release of the film. That was a major disappointment, although I think it's due to the film being on a BD25. The release was originally announced for a BD50 release, and it's very possible they just didn't have access to BD50s in time for preparation. Regardless, it's still quite unfortunate when the DVD tops the Blu-ray version in overall content. The MyScenes feature can be useful for some, but only if you really loved the film, or just couldn't finish it and want to get back to it later. 1/10.

Blu-news Summary:
The Scorpion King 2 was not a horrible movie, but it wasn't great either. The acting was quite cheesy at times, but not as horrible as I would have expected. Video was generally quite good, with the audio even better. Extras unfortunately were completely axed. I would 'Give This A Rent.'

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Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Elvis: Viva Las Vegas Blu-ray Review

Elvis: Viva Las Vegas Blu-ray Review
Written by Loys Johnson

Video:
Elvis: Viva Las Vegas comes to Blu-ray with a 720p VC-1 video transfer, and it looks quite good. The music documentary focuses on the life of Elvis, how he changed Vegas, and how Vegas changed him. The Elvis footage mostly filmed with standard definition cameras, but there were a few moments where the Elvis footage really shined. The documentary also featured interviews/commentary with Priscilla Presley, Jerry Schilling, Joe Esposito, George Klein, Nancy Sinatra, David Lynch, Tom Jones, Chris Isaak, Julie Mundy, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Rob Thomas, Miranda Lambert, Beyonce, and more. The documentary also serves as a tribute to Elvis, with performances by some famous faces today, listed below. The performances are where the Blu-ray presentation really shined. 7/10 overall.

Performances:

Brandi Carlile/Chris Isaak - Don't Be Cruel
Paul McCartney - Heartbreak Hotel
Miranda Lambert - Jailhouse Rock
Brandi Carlile/Chris Isaak - Love Me Tender
Three 6 Mafia - In The Ghetto
Daughtry - Suspicious Minds
Toby Keith/Joe Perry - Mystery Train
The Little Willies (Lee Alexander, Jim Campilongo, Norah Jones, RIchard Julian, and Dan Reiser) - Love Me
Faith Hill - Peace In The Valley
Patti Scialfa (Featuring Nils Lofgren, Steve Jordan, Willie Weeks, and Bruce Springsteen) - Looking For Elvis
Celine Dion - Can't Help Falling In Love

Audio:
While the case lists 5.1 surround sound, it actually is Dolby TrueHD 5.1, and it sounds quite good. The feature is a made for TV documentary, so the dialogue wasn't necessarily impressive, it was just what to expect from an episode of Nightline on TV. The performances were where the lossless audio really benefited the presentation, making a better use of the surround speakers. Dialogue/Performances were always nice and clear. 6/10 overall.

Extras:

Additional Interview footage with:
Beyonce
Christ Daughtry
Chris Isaak
Miranda Lambert
Toby Keith
Joe Perry
Patty Scialfa/Nils Logren/Steve Jordan
Brandi Carlile
Rob Thomas
50 Cent

Music Video:
Willie Nelson/Jon Bon Jovi/Richie Sambora - 'Always On My Mind'

The additional interview footage just praises Elvis, and what they have taken from him as performers. The additional performance is a standard defintion performance, upconverted to 720p. While the interviews were all in 720p. Overall there were not many extras, 4/10.

Blu-news Summary:

Elvis: Viva Las Vegas looked surprisingly good for a made for TV documentary, and for $20 retail (Wal-Mart/Sam's Club Exclusive), Don't expect this to be demo material whatsoever, but as a TV documentary, it does it's job. It's definitely a 'Recommended', at least for any Elvis fans.

Monday, August 18, 2008

Camp Rock Blu-ray Review

Camp Rock Blu-ray Review
Written by Loys Johnson

Video:
Camp Rock makes it's way to Blu-ray with a solid 1080p AVC/MPEG-4 video encode. The transfer is first of all quite soft many times, with a fuzzy look to it. The colors are vibrant and bold, bringing as many colors to the screen as they can, whenever possible. The source seems like it was left alone, with no edge enhancement noticeable. Black levels were not as solid as I would have liked them to be, but it wasn't too bad. It's a fine representation of Camp Rock, and while it may not be demo material, it still manages to look quite good. 7.5/10

Audio:
Disney gives Camp Rock a 5.1 Uncompressed PCM Audio track, which sounds quite good considering all things. Camp Rock is filled with quite a bit of music, and the movie really shines in the audio department during the songs. When they aren't singing, it's a dialogue driven movie. There's not much happening, there's no big explosions, no crowds screaming for Hannah Montana, just drama at Camp Rock. When there wasn't any music playing, it just sounded mediocre. Of course I didn't expect much from the source, it is a Disney Channel Original Movie, and with that in mind it does it's job. 8/10.

Extras:
Two Music Videos
The Camp Rock Set Tour
How To Be A Rock Star!
Camp Memories
Introducing Demi Lovato
Jonas Brothers: Real Life Rockstars
Hasta La Vista: From Rehearsals To Final Jam
Too Cool: Setting The Scene
Sing Along With The Movie
Camp Rock Karaoke

Blu-ray Exclusive:
None

YES! Camp Rock exceeded my expectations in the extras department! It was quite packed, with lots of featurettes, and behind the scenes of the film. All in 1080p high-def as well. The extras were all quite interesting, some more cheesy than others, but kids will eat it up. The Sing Along with the movie feels kind of pointless, but I'm sure it will serve a purpose in the households of many tweens and young children wanting to 'rock' with the film. 8/10.

Blu-news Summary:
Camp Rock wasn't a horrible movie, yes I disliked it, but kids will enjoy it. It's a movie with a good message on being yourself, and being the best you can be, regardless of how cheesy it got at times. Demi Lovato's acting in the film bugged me a bit, but enough about her. The video presentation was accurate to the source, and definitely better looking then when I viewed it on ABC High-Def. The audio is impressive at times, but being a dialogue made for TV movie, it gets a bit mediocre at times. The extras were quite packed, in high-definition as well. Overall I wouldn't pick this up unless you like the movie, or have kids/tweens crazy for the Jonas Brothers or just Camp Rock in general. I would definitely say 'Give It A Rent/Fans Only'

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Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus: Best Of Both Worlds Concert Tour Blu-ray Review

Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus: Best Of Both Worlds Concert Tour Blu-ray Review
written by Loys Johnson

Video:
A first for Blu-ray, the concert tour includes both a standard high-def version, as well as a 3-D version. The concert tour comes to Blu-ray with a 1080p AVC/MPEG-4 video transfer, bringing some of the best high-def material from Disney. The concert just pops, right from the start I knew this was going to be amazing from at least a Blu-ray presentation point, the colors were nice and vibrant, black levels stayed deep throughout This definitely looks better than the 3-D version. 8/10

The 3-D version: I was anxious to see how the 3-D glasses would affect the Blu-ray version, and it's quite decent. The concert film comes with four pairs of 3-D glasses (red and blue, nothing groundbreaking or unexpected there), which I'm sure kids will be very excited to hear about. I will admit the 3-D worked pretty well for the presentation, although the backstage scenes were not in 3-D, and I did get a headache after a while. The 3-D was done quite well, with a solid depth that at least the kids will enjoy. I prefer the 2-D version though. 8/10

Audio:
Disney has packed this release with some of the best audio they could provide. bringing a DTS-HD 7.1 Master Audio track, as well as uncompressed 2.0 PCM audio.
The DTS-MA track was quite good, I was a bit underwhelmed. Yes it did sound good, and I have never heard screaming fans so clear, but it had a lacking feel at times. I didn't expect the backstage scenes to sound amazing, and that was to be expected. The bass was lacking, but wasn't bad. I would say it's a solid 8/10 effort.

Extras:
The Ultimate Personal Tour
Two Bonus Tracks
Sing-Along

Blu-ray Exclusive:
None

The Ultimate Personal Tour is presented in standard definition, and basically just shows what has to be done to get ready for the concert. The two bonus tracks are 'Good And Broken' by Miley Cyrus, and the hit song 'SOS' by the Jonas Brothers, both in high definition. The Sing-Along brings up lyrics to the songs, if you really want to get your Hannah Montana on, good for kids I guess. There were no Blu-ray exclusives. 5/10.

Blu-news Summary:
Hannah Montana has become a huge phenomenon, as has Miley Cryus, having the second biggest female album debut this year. The concert definitely brings the best of both worlds for fans and any kid who watches the Disney Channel. Kids will love it, and be amused by the 3-D version as well. The transfer was fabulous, and the audio was a solid effort. Extras were a bit lacking, with out any Blu-ray exclusive features. Overall I would say 'Give It A Rent/Buy For Kids And Fans'.

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Thursday, August 14, 2008

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Miami Vice (2006) Blu-ray Review

Miami Vice (2006) Blu-ray Review
by Loys Johnson

Video:
Universal brings Miami Vice to Blu-ray with a 1080p VC-1 video transfer. I aquired the HD DVD to compare the video, and found no differences, video noise and all were still very alive in the presentation. The colors were quite vibrant, blacks seemed a bit washed out at times. You will especially noticed the vibrant colors right from the beginning of the film, the blue skies, the boats all over the water, each with their own bright and bold colors. The darker scenes tended to have the most noticeable video noise, giving the film a slighly less high-def look. It has a similar look you might have noticed in the high-def presentations of Ocean's 11, 12, and 13. It's the source that's really the issue, not the transfer, but the film manages to still look quite good in high-def. 8/10.

Audio:
Miami Vice gets bumped up to a DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack. Like I mentioned earlier, I was able to compare the HD DVD with this release, and found the audio to be quite improved on the Blu-ray version. The most notable improvements were in any action sequences, everything just came to life. The music in the movie also showed to be a significant improvement over the HD DVD, it sounded nice and clear. I found the club scene at the beginning of the movie to sound extremely impressive, Linkin Park singing Numb, in the later released rap mix never sounded to awesome. The music composed for the film was always very nice as well, bringing a lot to the atmosphere of the film. Dialogue was decent, it could have been just me, but I found certain scenes quite hard to understand, although I had the same issue with both the HD DVD and Blu-ray. Overall I was impressed, the DTS-HD Master Audio improvement was certainly noticeable, and a welcome improvement. 8/10.

Extras:
Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Michael Mann
Miami Vice Undercover Featurette
Miami & Beyond: Shooting On Location
Visualizing Miami Vice
Behind-the-Scenes Featurettes

Blu-ray Exclusive:
GPS
Tech Specs
Cast Bios
Production Photographs
Picture in Picture

The extras were all presented in standard definition, which isn't my favorite thing to encounter, but I'm glad no features were missing from the release. Exclusive to the Blu-ray is U-Control. The Picture in Picture track was very entertaining, providing a significant look at behind the scenes of the film. The GPS was a nice little feature, although really nothing significant, as were the Tech Specs, it is great for fans of the movie though. 7/10.

Blu-news Summary:
Miami Vice is a film that seems to be rather liked or disliked. I personally enjoyed it, It's a great action movie, but the story leaves a bit to be desired. The video presentation was great considering the source, and the audio showed a significant boost from the previous HD DVD release. Extras were quite good, with a fantastic Picture in Picture track to boot. Keep in mind, the movie is not for everyone, but it would make a solid rental. As a new fan of the film though, I will say 'Recommended.'

NOTE: Amazon.com has the Action Starter Pack (U-571, Miami Vice, and End Of Days) for 41.95, bringing each title to 13.98. If you have interest in at least two titles, it wouldn't hurt to get the Action Starter Pack, as the third title is essentially free.

Monday, August 11, 2008

End Of Days Blu-ray Review

End Of Days Blu-ray Review
by Loys Johnson
Video:
End Of Days comes to Blu-ray on a BD25, with 1080p video and a AVC/MPEG-4 encode. The film opened in 1999, so I didn't know what to expect from the transfer. Previous releases have shown that older films can look amazing, but they can also look quite aged. End Of Days falls right in the middle, there are some scenes that tend to look quite strong, but the transfer is also filled with lots of dirt. The film is very dark, and the black levels remained quite solid from start to finish. Colors are quite vivid for a film this dark, reds seemed to pop the most.

The transfer had many good qualities to it, but the dirt really got intrusive at times. There were some scenes that could have looked amazing had it not been for the clear and constant dirt on the screen. detail was there, but the transfer was also quite soft at times. Overall it's a movie that looks good considering the source and film genre. It's very dark, and unfortunately the transfer does show the film has not aged gracefully. Universal did a good job with the dirty source though, I can't see it looking much better unless it gets a proper remaster. 7/10.

Audio:
Universal upgrades the audio for End Of Days to DTS-HD MA, and it sounds quite good. The audio is very front-heavy, which keeps the atmosphere and ambiance from reaching it's potential. The bass packed quite a punch, the room was shaking during any action scene. The mix is generally quite strong, with the only thing stopping it is the focus on the front speakers being a bit excessive, the film yells the need for the surround sound feel, which unfortunately isn't quite there. Overall it was quite good, every explosion was just mind-blowing. The source material is to blame though, but it works with what it has. 8/10.

Extras:
Audio Commentary
My Scenes

I was a bit surprised by the lack of extras, I did a quick search online to find that the Blu-ray version is missing quite a few extras that were on the previous HD DVD release, with the missing extras listed:

Spotlight On Location featurette
The Effects featurette
Book Of Revelations
Rob Zombie Music Video
Everland Music Video
Theatrical Trailer

Seeing that this release is on a BD25, could it have been that there wasn't enough room for the standard definition extras? I am not a fan of standard definition extras, so it would have been docked either way, but not including them at all is very unfortunate. The audio commentary was surprisingly entertaining, with director Peter Hyams being a lot funnier than I would have expected. The My Scenes feature allows you to bookmark a scene so you can visit it later with a click of a button. The missing extras make this one quite a bare bones release. 2/10.

Blu-news Summary:
End Of Days was surprisingly entertaining. It was fun, and quite mindless, but that's why I liked it, very funny at times as well. The video was decent, and the audio was quite good, both with the source mostly to blame. The audio commentary was great, but the majority of extras were missing. Overall I would say "Give It A Rent."

NOTE: Amazon.com has the Action Starter Pack (U-571, Miami Vice, and End Of Days) for 41.95, bringing each title to 13.98. If you have interest in at least two titles, it wouldn't hurt to get the Action Starter Pack, as the third title is essentially free.


REVIEW NOTE: Our review previously indicated it was a VC-1 video encode, that was a mistake on our part, it is actually AVC/MPEG-4.