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Hocus Pocus Blu-ray

United States
Blu-ray + DVD Disney / Buena Vista | 1993 | 96 min | Rated PG | Sep 04, 2012

Hocus Pocus (Blu-ray)
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Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.84:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
French: Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish: Dolby Digital 2.0

Subtitles
English SDH, French, Spanish, Portuguese

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Two-disc set (1 BD, 1 DVD)
DVD copy
BD-Live

Playback
Region free

Price
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Blu-ray rating
Video 3.5 of 53.5
Audio 4.2 of 54.2
Extras 0.0 of 50.0
Based on 5 user reviews

Movie appeal 
Comedy100%
Family97%
Fantasy50%
Holiday22%
Supernatural18%
80%
popularity
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Hocus Pocus

 (1993)

Hocus Pocus Blu-ray offers decent video and great audio in this fan-pleasing Blu-ray release

After 300 years, three sister witches are resurrected in Salem Massachusetts on Halloween night, and it us up to two teenagers, a young girl, and an immortal cat to put an end to the witches reign of terror once and for all.

For more about Hocus Pocus and the Hocus Pocus Blu-ray release, see Hocus Pocus Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.0 out of 5.

Director: Kenny Ortega
Writers: David Kirschner, Mick Garris, Neil Cuthbert
Starring: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Omri Katz, Thora Birch, Vinessa Shaw

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Hocus Pocus Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.0 of 5

Disney's Halloween extravaganza comes to Blu-ray boasting an AVC encoded image (1.84:1 aspect ratio) presentation. Although working with a varied color palette, the viewing experience is on the slightly softer side, with light filtering pulling out prominent grain, threatening the promise of deep textures during the picture. Detail is moderate, ranging during the run time, finding a few facial close-ups truly expressive, while artificially imagined neighborhood activities don't have a fully enrapturing feel of fabrics and foliage. The witch make-up work also leaves one expecting something more crisply defined, though tighter shots on Midler provide gruesome particulars. Hues look a little muted, only really coming alive during group costume sequences, while the rest of the feature doesn't have the natural snap of color Ortega aims for. Skintones are on the bloodless side. Black levels are satisfactory inside a difficult production that takes place at night, yet distances and interiors are easily read, with only a few moments of crush to contend with. The print looks clean, absent any overt damage.


Hocus Pocus Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

The 5.1 DTS-HD MA sound mix provides a consistent listening event, maintaining the fantasy mood of the feature with an unexpectedly immersive track. Scoring is prominent throughout, filling the surrounds with a hearty orchestral presence, which sounds full and broad, occasionally dwarfing dialogue exchanges to a minor degree. Performances are securely frontal, finding verbal activity on the thin side, but easily understood, finding competing comedic speeds and group activity adequately separated. Atmospherics are comfortable, with sounds of rushing wind and general witch lair occurrences showing some life, while directional activity is pronounced at times, finding Winnie's demonic voice carrying circular during a few scenes, including an empty high school showdown. Low-end is sparse, rarely engaged.



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