Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$19.99
10 hrs ago
Edge of Tomorrow 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
10 hrs ago
Alien Anthology and Prometheus (Blu-ray)
$19.98
19 hrs ago
The King and I (Blu-ray)
$9.50
1 hr ago
Godzilla 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
6 hrs ago
Edge of Tomorrow (Blu-ray)
$14.99
15 hrs ago
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Blu-ray)
$14.99
10 hrs ago
Halloween: The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$79.99
19 hrs ago
Jersey Boys (Blu-ray)
$14.99
15 hrs ago
Neighbors (Blu-ray)
$9.99
15 hrs ago
Coming to America (Blu-ray)
$4.99
6 hrs ago
Tammy (Blu-ray)
$14.99
15 hrs ago
Arrow: The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (38010)
 Adventure (29085)
 Animation (8768)
 Anime (4805)
 Biography (3976)
 Comedy (28355)
 Comic book (5386)
 Coming of age (1860)
 Crime (19760)
 Dark humor (3975)
 Documentary (5110)
 Drama (45582)
 Epic (5403)
 Erotic (1152)
 Family (12199)
 Fantasy (16693)
 Film-Noir (1233)
 Foreign (6467)
 Heist (1715)
 History (5903)
 Holiday (1277)
 Horror (14493)
 Imaginary (943)
 Martial arts (3413)
 Melodrama (2397)
 Music (8852)
 Musical (3933)
 Mystery (11503)
 Nature (1850)
 Other (712)
 Period (7138)
 Psychological thriller (3262)
 Romance (16510)
 Sci-Fi (18747)
 Short (413)
 Sport (2907)
 Supernatural (4527)
 Surreal (1510)
 Teen (3315)
 Thriller (33378)
 War (5915)
 Western (2458)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


Australia Blu-ray

United States
1385
12
27
20th Century Fox | 2008 | 165 min | Rated PG-13 | Mar 03, 2009

Australia (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (22.52 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.39:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (48kHz, 24-bit)
French: Dolby Digital 5.1 (448 kbps)
Spanish: Dolby Digital 5.1 (448 kbps)

Subtitles
English SDH, Spanish, Portuguese, Korean, Mandarin (Simplified), Mandarin (Traditional)

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region A (locked)

Price
List price: $24.99, Price history

Amazon: $7.67 (Save 69%)
New from: $2.50 (Save 90%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Australia on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.1
221
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.9 of 54.9
Audio 4.5 of 54.5
Extras 2.9 of 52.9
Based on 36 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Adventure100%
Romance85%
Drama75%
History61%
Period61%
Epic56%
War55%
Melodrama38%
90%
popularity
2479
collections
19
fans




Australia

 (2008)

Australia Blu-ray delivers stunningly beautiful video and superb audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

Set in Australia on the brink of World War II, Lady Sarah Ashley, an English Aristocrat (Kidman), travels to the faraway continent where she has inherited a cattle ranch, owned by her late husband. When Australian cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn local known as The Drover (Jackman) to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country’s most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor. When tragedy strikes and Lady Sarah becomes unofficial guardian to a “half-caste” boy, the unlikely couple must come to terms with a prejudiced society, dishonorable business associates and the impending arrival of the Japanese.

For more about Australia and the Australia Blu-ray release, see Australia Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, David Wenham, Bryan Brown, Jack Thompson, David Gulpilil
Director: Baz Luhrmann

» See full cast & crew


Australia Blu-ray, Video Quality

  5.0 of 5

20th Century Fox presents Australia on Blu-ray with a stunning 1080p, 2.35:1-framed transfer. Generally, This is a fabulous transfer, often rivaling the best available on Blu-ray. Colors may be a bit warm with a red push, particularly in flesh tones, but it's incredibly clear and well defined, with a gorgeous color palette that stands out nicely, particularly the blues. The blue of the ocean, the outfit Sarah Ashely wears as she arrives in the Land Down Under, and even the blue of her eyes stand out with vivid precision that allows them to jump off the screen. Detail is often extraordinary; from the sandy, rocky terrain to the musky interiors of a bar, viewers are privy to the very finest of nuances to be seen in the film. It's truly a testament to the power of film, great cinematography, and the Blu-ray format to be witness to the weeds, rocks, and other natural wonders of the Outback with the level of clarity and resolution as found on this disc. The transfer is generally nothing short of beautiful; film grain adds a bit of a cinematic feel to the proceedings. Its presence is never intrusive and it is rarely seen in abundance. On the downside, black levels are sporadically spotty, tending towards a very dark shade of gray, but only in a few scenes. Banding is extremely minimal but noticeable in a few shots. A few scenes also reveal less-than-stellar levels of detail in faces; at times, detail looks washed away in several close-ups. Still, these very minor blemishes are more likely inherent to the film itself rather than some hiccup on the film's way to Blu-ray. There seems no cause for knocking the transfer, and the awe-inspiring imagery seen during the vast majority of the film is worthy of the perfect score the video receives.


Australia Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.5 of 5

Australia features a high quality DTS-HD MA 5.1 lossless soundtrack. The film's rousing score consistently serves as one of the audio highlights; it plays effortlessly and fills the soundstage with vigor, its reproduction clear as a bell and a joy to behold. The track offers plenty of minor environmental ambience -- blowing winds, for example -- that travel nicely around the listening area. Surrounds aren't put to full use in every scene, but they do come in to support the track when needed and offer the occasional discrete effect, all of which allows for the track to create a nearly seamless environment. The track often features thunderous bass, particularly when herds of cattle or horses pound their hooves on the dusty, barren terrain. No surprise, though, the sonic highlight of the film comes during the war sequences. Japanese Zeros scream across the sky and swoop through the listening area; machine gun fire and explosions rattle the windows and bring a powerful, engaging listening experience to the final act of the film. Dialogue is also strong and accurately delivered. While not quite on the same level of excellence as the film's visuals, this lossless soundtrack delivers the goods and serves as a fine compliment to the Australia experience.


Australia: Other Editions



Australia

1-disc

Australia

1-disc


Blu-ray bundles with Australia (2 bundles)





Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



Australia Blu-ray, News and Updates



Today on Blu-ray - March 3rd - March 3, 2009

Even though 'The Silence of the Lambs' was the winner of five Academy Awards (including Best Picture) in 1991, its greatest accomplishment has to be the film's ability to teeter at the edge of reality without falling into chasm of science fiction. With so many ...

Australia Announced for Blu-ray Release - January 14, 2009

20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has announced that they will bring the Baz Luhrmann film 'Australia' to Blu-ray on March 3rd, day-and-date with the DVD release. This release will be shipped on a BD-50 featuring 2.35:1 1080p AVC video accompanied by a 5.1 DTS-HD ...


Australia Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Australia Buy-A-Thon? 25 Oct 16, 2007
Australia Region Ripped Off! 22 Mar 08, 2008



Australia Blu-ray


$24.99 $7.67


Buy Australia on Blu-ray Movie


 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies



Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
2. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
3. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
4. The Maze Runner
5. Guardians of the Galaxy
6. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D
7. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
8. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
9. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
10. X-Men: Days of Future Past
11. Lord of Illusions
12. 22 Jump Street
13. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
14. Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series
15. Edge of Tomorrow

Trending in Theaters
1. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
2. Interstellar
3. Exodus: Gods and Kings
4. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
5. Gone Girl
6. The Equalizer
7. Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead
8. Nightcrawler
9. Big Hero 6
10. Fury
11. Dumb and Dumber To
12. Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
13. Horrible Bosses 2
14. The Theory of Everything
15. Foxcatcher
16. John Wick
17. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
18. Penguins of Madagascar
19. Stonehearst Asylum
20. Avengers: Age of Ultron

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Maleficent
3.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
4.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
5.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
6.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
7.  Star Wars: The Complete Saga
8.  Frozen
9.  Alien Anthology and Prometheus
10.  Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
2.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
3.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
4.  Big Hero 6
5.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven
6.  Gone Girl
7.  Fury
8.  The Equalizer
9.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
10.  101 Dalmatians
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  Maleficent
$18.96, Save 49%
3.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
$14.99, Save 63%
4.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$14.99, Save 62%
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$14.99, Save 63%
6.  Star Wars: The Complete Saga
$76.49, Save 45%
7.  Alien Anthology and Prometheus
$19.98, Save 78%
8.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
$19.99, Save 50%
9.  The Maze Runner
$19.99, Save 50%
10.  National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
$8.99, Save 64%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season

 United States


$79.99 $19.99





Edge of Tomorrow 3D

 United States


$44.95 $19.99





Alien Anthology and Prometheus

 United States


$89.99 $19.98





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices