Best Blu-ray Deals

Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Guardians of the Galaxy 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$89.99
Rise of the Guardians 3D (Blu-ray)
$9.99
Sons of Anarchy: Seasons 1-6 (Blu-ray)
$119.99
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Entourage: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$96.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D (Blu-ray)
$69.99
Dragon Ball Z: Season 8 (Blu-ray)
$25.89
Big Hero 6 (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Deadwood: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$58.99
The Maze Runner (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (Blu-ray)
$17.99
The Complete Jacques Tati (Blu-ray)
$97.60
Treme: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$64.99
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 (37283)
 Adventure (28505)
 Animation (8585)
 Anime (4702)
 Biography (3898)
 Comedy (27773)
 Comic book (5266)
 Coming of age (1824)
 Crime (19446)
 Dark humor (3914)
 Documentary (5049)
 Drama (44760)
 Epic (5311)
 Erotic (1127)
 Family (11957)
 Fantasy (16337)
 Film-Noir (1207)
 Foreign (6346)
 Heist (1685)
 History (5827)
 Holiday (1253)
 Horror (14052)
 Imaginary (931)
 Martial arts (3367)
 Melodrama (2366)
 Music (8741)
 Musical (3890)
 Mystery (11328)
 Nature (1832)
 Other (702)
 Period (7011)
 Psychological thriller (3215)
 Romance (16241)
 Sci-Fi (18376)
 Short (403)
 Sport (2854)
 Supernatural (4440)
 Surreal (1488)
 Teen (3268)
 Thriller (32828)
 War (5841)
 Western (2423)

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


Immortal Blu-ray

United States
176
0
5
Immortel: Ad Vitam First Look Studios | 2004 | 102 min | Rated R | Dec 02, 2008

Immortal (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.82:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: Dolby TrueHD 5.1
English: Dolby Digital 2.0

Subtitles
English SDH, Spanish

Discs
25GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region A (C untested)

Price
List price: $19.98, Price history

Amazon: $9.69 (Save 52%)
New from: $4.74 (Save 76%)
Fulfilled by Amazon

Buy Immortal on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
6.6
30
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 2.2 of 52.2
Audio 3.3 of 53.3
Extras 1.8 of 51.8
Based on 6 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Action100%
Sci-Fi96%
Drama-
48%
popularity
398
collections
5
fans




Immortal

 (2004)

Immortal Blu-ray features poor video and solid audio in this poor Blu-ray release

New York City, year 2095. A floating pyramid has emerged in the skies above, inhabited by ancient Egyptian Gods. They have cast judgment down upon Horus (a falcon-headed god), one of their own. With only seven days to preserve his immortality, he must find a human host body to inhabit, and search for a mate. In the city below, a beautiful young woman, Jill, with blue hair, blue tears, and a power unknown even to her, wanders the city in search for her identity aided by a doctor who is fascinated by this mystery of nature. Reality in this world has a whole new meaning as bodies, voices and memories converge with Gods, mutants, mortals and extra terrestrials. Stunning visual effects meld with poetic surrealism of comic-book creator Enki Bilal's fantastic epic story. A ground-breaking step into the future of film-making.

For more about Immortal and the Immortal Blu-ray release, see Immortal Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 2.0 out of 5.

Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Thomas Kretschmann, Linda Hardy, Frederic Pierrot, Thomas M. Pollard, Yann Collette
Director: Enki Bilal

» See full cast & crew


Immortal Blu-ray, Video Quality

  2.0 of 5

Okay, you say, maybe the film is terrible but it should at least offer some stunning high definition imagery, right? Unfortunately, no. Immortal shall live forever on Blu-ray with a 1080p/AVC-encoded transfer that's dull and indistinct. I'm not sure if it's due to the compositing process or some post-production blundering, but Immortal only looks marginally better than a poorly transferred standard definition release. Overall clarity is remarkably soft; textures are mucky and undefined, edges are blurry or else ringed with heavy black outlines, and fine detail is only middling in even the sharpest of the film's close-up shots. Though I'm not sure, I honestly wouldn't be surprised if the picture here had been upscaled. I'm assuming the softness is an attempt to make the actors blend in better with the CGI backgrounds, which also accounts for the artificial grain that's been layered over the digital shots and that sometimes contrasts with the natural grain from the 35mm film used on the live action elements. The film's color scheme is appropriately bleak, with a predominantly grayish-bluish-greenish cast that's only broken up by fleeting flashes of strong color, like the man-shark's red skin, Jill's crazy blue hair, or the green haze inside the bar. Black levels and contrast are adequate, but don't expect a vivid, eye-popping picture. As you'll notice from the screenshots, the image has been windowboxed on all sides, presumably to protect from televisions that over-scan. On your television, the black bars may or may not be visible.


Immortal Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

Okay, you say, the film is terrible and the picture quality is beyond bland, but Immortal should at least contain a decent audio experience, right? On this point, I'm obliged to partially agree, as the film is given a Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround track that proves to be the sole highlight of a package filled with low moments. For a movie filmed entirely on a so-called "digital backlot," Immortal has a fairly lively soundfield that's populated by immersive ambience and crisp, clean sound effects. The surround channels don't exactly clock overtime, but you will hear hover- cars racing through the rear speakers, along with public service announcements, impressionistic audio flourishes, and place-establishing noise. I was at times impressed by the film's dynamic range (although, in hindsight, I was probably just looking to be impressed by something, anything), which encompasses a surprising amount of LFE rumble and a clear high-end. The dialogue, however, is a mixed bag. The dubbing, especially for Linda Hardy, is overly noticeable at times, and I found the opening voice-over narration to be strangely muffled. Still, everyone is easy to understand, even if what they're saying doesn't really make any sense. Equally baffling is the presence of two songs by Icelandic post-rockers Sigur Ros, who should know better than to attach their music to such a monumental failure of a film.


Blu-ray bundles with Immortal (1 bundle)





Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



Immortal Blu-ray, News and Updates



First Look Announces The Contract and More - July 31, 2008

First Look Home Entertainment has announced that they will bring the Morgan Freeman and John Cusack film 'The Contract' to Blu-ray on October 28th. Also revealed is that they will bring both the 2008 remake of 'Day of the Dead' and the 2004 Belgium film 'Immortal' ...


Immortal Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
IMMORTAL...on Blu-ray! 32 Dec 07, 2009
Highlander: Immortal Edition? 12 Nov 17, 2010



Immortal Blu-ray


$19.98 $9.69


Buy Immortal on Blu-ray Movie


Deadwood: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
Gold Box Deal
Today only: $58.99

Buy Now

Entourage: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
Gold Box Deal
Today only: $96.99

Buy Now

Treme: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
Gold Box Deal
Today only: $64.99

Buy Now

 


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. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 3D
2. 22 Jump Street
3. 22 Jump Street
4. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
5. Princess Mononoke
6. The Wind Rises
7. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
8. Kiki's Delivery Service
9. X-Men: Days of Future Past
10. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 3D
11. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
12. It Happened One Night
13. Maleficent
14. How to Train Your Dragon 2
15. Big Hero 6

Trending in Theaters
1. Interstellar
2. Big Hero 6
3. Dumb and Dumber To
4. Nightcrawler
5. Gone Girl
6. Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
7. John Wick
8. Fury
9. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
10. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
11. Whiplash
12. The Maze Runner
13. St. Vincent
14. The Equalizer
15. Autómata
16. Annabelle
17. A Walk Among the Tombstones
18. The Drop
19. Foxcatcher
20. Exodus: Gods and Kings

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
3.  Maleficent
4.  Big Hero 6
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
6.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
7.  Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
8.  22 Jump Street
9.  Planes: Fire & Rescue
10.  The Wind Rises
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Big Hero 6
3.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
4.  The Expendables 3
5.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
6.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
7.  The Maze Runner
8.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D
9.  The November Man
10.  Fury
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  Big Hero 6
$19.99, Save 50%
3.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$14.99, Save 63%
4.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
$19.96, Save 45%
5.  Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
$19.99, Save 50%
6.  22 Jump Street
$19.99, Save 51%
7.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
$19.99, Save 60%
8.  Frozen
$24.94, Save 45%
9.  The Expendables 3
$19.96, Save 50%
10.  Home Alone Collection
$12.99, Save 68%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Guardians of the Galaxy 3D

 United States


$39.99 $19.99





Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D

 United States


$49.99 $19.99





Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series

 United States


$299.98 $89.99





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