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Father Hood / Life with Mikey Blu-ray

United States
Double Feature Mill Creek Entertainment | 1993 | 2 Movies | 186 min | Rated PG-13 | Oct 09, 2012

Father Hood / Life with Mikey (Blu-ray)
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Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: see individual releases
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

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English: DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0

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

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Region A, B (C untested)

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Video 2.5 of 52.5
Audio 3.0 of 53.0
Extras 0.0 of 50.0
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Family9%
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Father Hood / Life with Mikey

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Father Hood / Life with Mikey Blu-ray features mediocre video and decent audio in this mediocre Blu-ray release

No synopsis for Father Hood / Life with Mikey.

For more about Father Hood / Life with Mikey and the Father Hood / Life with Mikey Blu-ray release, see Father Hood / Life with Mikey Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 2.5 out of 5.

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Patrick Swayze, Christina Vidal, Halle Berry, Nathan Lane, Sabrina Lloyd
Directors: James Lapine, Darrell Roodt


This Blu-ray bundle includes the following titles, see individual titles for specs and details:

Father Hood (Blu-ray)

Father Hood Blu-ray


Mill Creek Entertainment | 1993 | 95 min | Rated PG-13 | Region A (B, C untested) | No Release Date

Deadbeat dad kidnaps his kids from the bus to an abusive foster home and they go on a run. The cops are after them, they bicker constantly and his idea of a way out is grim, yet this dangerous ride might just turn them into a...

Comedy


Life with Mikey (Blu-ray)

Life with Mikey Blu-ray


Mill Creek Entertainment | 1993 | 91 min | Rated PG | Region A (B, C untested) | No Release Date

A child actor who has grown up, and grown out of his popularity. He now runs a talent agency with his brother, specializing in child acts, trying to discover the next child star. He gets more than he bargained for when he...

Comedy / Family

Father Hood / Life with Mikey Blu-ray, Video Quality

  2.5 of 5

Father Hood
Score: 2.5/5


Much like the movie it serves, Father Hood's high definition transfer doesn't particularly impress, but neither is it a complete disaster. The image begins dubiously, appearing almost like plastic: hugely inorganic and very smooth. Fortunately, it picks up a bit of life after the title credits. Grain fluctuates from ridiculously spiky to practically nonexistent. Details range from pleasant to, again, ultra-smooth and waxy. Black levels are often washed out, and the color palette appears a bit unnaturally bright. Still, the image proves highly watchable from a base perspective. There are enough quality facial and clothing textures and a sufficiently vibrant palette to please undemanding audiences and at least get videophiles through the film. Certainly it's a bargain basement sort of transfer, but then again so too is the Blu-ray release.

Life with Mikey
Score: 2.5/5


Mill Creek's Life with Mikey high definition transfer isn't exactly on the cutting edge of Blu-ray catalogue transfer design. This is a highly mediocre image that that's a bit smooth and soft. Colors are often unimpressive, with the brightest shades garish and the lesser hues dull and muddy. The image takes on a somewhat flat appearance. Light grain hovers around, but pasty skin and uninspired details rule the runtime. Blacks are fair and flesh tones only slightly rosy. The image sports significant wear and tear over the opening title sequence, but that's lessened drastically through the rest of the film. An exception occurs when Barry gifts a fur to Angie; an avalanche of splotches and speckles cover the screen. A few light edge halos appear and lower light color transitions aren't perfect, but there are otherwise no major, similar eyesore flaws. It's not particularly pretty, but for the price and the quality of the movie chances are many viewers can live with the results.


Father Hood / Life with Mikey Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.0 of 5

Father Hood
Score: 3.0/5


Father Hood's DTS-HD MA 2.0 lossless soundtrack doesn't set the world on fire, but it's a serviceable presentation, particularly in its handling of the film's diverse and regular musical output. Popular music sounds pretty good all around. It plays with commendable clarity, satisfying spacing across the front, fine balance, and just the right output level. Big sound effects such as car chases, explosions, and some of the other fun elements the movie packs in play with passable authenticity. This isn't the sort of track that will place listeners in the midst of the action, but when a helicopter buzzes just above a speeding car, for example, the sensation is adequately conveyed. Ambient effects are few but moderately effective, such as slight shifting and coughing in an otherwise quiet courtroom or the background din of a busy news office. Dialogue hangs around the center, plays with good clarity, and is never challenged or overpowered by music or effects. All in all, this is a passable track that handles its duties well enough, particularly considering Mill Creek's aggressive pricing.

Life with Mikey
Score: 3.0/5


Life with Mikey also features a DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 soundtrack, and the results are largely similar: acceptable but hardly invigorating. The track does well in energizing and spacing music. It spreads to the furthest ends of the stage and plays at a hefty volume at reference level. Clarity suffices but don't expect seamless, realistic notes. Some elements can be a bit sharp, but overall balance and authenticity are both satisfactory. The track delivers a hint of ambience here and there and handles the rumble of a subway car with commendable energy. Dialogue is largely fine, remaining clear and intelligible as it stays focused in the middle part of the stage. Overall, this is a fair track that won't dazzle anyone in the listening audience but that does carry the movie well enough.



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Beginning next week, Mill Creek Entertainment will be releasing 12 double feature Blu-rays. The films range in variety from Father Hood to Mafia!. If any special features will be included, they have not yet been announced. The first wave of double feature Blu-rays ...


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