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

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 Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Blu-ray)
$64.99
The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$62.99
South Park: The Complete Seventeenth Season (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Sleeping Beauty (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Bates Motel: Season Two (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$39.96
Doctor Who: The Complete Eighth Series (Blu-ray)
$64.96
A Nightmare on Elm Street Collection (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Maleficent (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Dragon Ball Z: Season 9 (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Lost: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$19.49
Friday the 13th: The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$79.99
Once Upon a Time in America (Blu-ray)
$13.89
A-Channel: Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$19.99
24: Live Another Day (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D (Blu-ray)
$26.99
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (Blu-ray)
$9.49
Transformers: Age of Extinction (Blu-ray)
$17.99


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 (35626)
 Adventure (27296)
 Animation (8216)
 Anime (4490)
 Biography (3732)
 Comedy (26759)
 Comic book (5002)
 Coming of age (1737)
 Crime (18684)
 Dark humor (3706)
 Documentary (4861)
 Drama (42894)
 Epic (5088)
 Erotic (1064)
 Family (11625)
 Fantasy (15611)
 Film-Noir (1156)
 Foreign (6145)
 Heist (1612)
 History (5631)
 Holiday (1195)
 Horror (13429)
 Imaginary (887)
 Martial arts (3217)
 Melodrama (2287)
 Music (8350)
 Musical (3739)
 Mystery (10892)
 Nature (1796)
 Other (693)
 Period (6692)
 Psychological thriller (3068)
 Romance (15660)
 Sci-Fi (17523)
 Short (373)
 Sport (2735)
 Supernatural (4202)
 Surreal (1407)
 Teen (3116)
 Thriller (31572)
 War (5599)
 Western (2327)

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


Island of Lost Souls Blu-ray

United Kingdom
617
4
22
Masters of Cinema | Dual Format Edition / Blu-ray + DVD Eureka Entertainment | 1932 | 71 min | Rated BBFC: PG | May 28, 2012

Island of Lost Souls (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.33:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio Mono

Subtitles
English SDH

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

Playback
Region B (locked)

Price
List price: £19.99, Price history

Amazon: £10.00 (Save 50%)
New from: £9.93 (Save 50%)
Usually dispatched within 24 hours, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy Island of Lost Souls on Blu-ray

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.9
105
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 3.5 of 53.5
Extras 3.0 of 53.0
Based on 1 user review

Movie appeal

 
Horror100%
Sci-Fi-
Adventure-
36%
popularity
94
collections
18
fans




Island of Lost Souls

 (1932)

Island of Lost Souls Blu-ray delivers great video and audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

A shipwrecked sailor finds himself trapped on a remote island in the South Seas. While there, he discovers the island is home to a mad doctor who performs strange genetic experiments.

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

Starring: Charles Laughton, Richard Arlen, Leila Hyams, Bela Lugosi, Kathleen Burke, Arthur Hohl
Director: Erle C. Kenton

» See full cast & crew


Island of Lost Souls Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Presented in an aspect ratio of 1.33:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Erle C. Kenton's Island of Lost Souls arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of British distributors Eureka Entertainment.

I did a number of comparisons between this release and Criterion's Blu-ray release and think that one would have a very difficult time finding any major discrepancies between the two. Projecting the two releases, I certainly could not see any. Yes, there are contrast and clarity fluctuations, but they are inherited, and present on both releases. Additionally, brightness levels are also practically identical, with the Criterion release possibly having black levels slightly toned down a bit during specific scenes, though the difference is marginal at best, and, in my opinion, unrecognizable during normal playback (compare screencature #9 with screencapture #2 from our review of the Criterion release). Grain is properly resolved. Additionally, I did not see any traces of problematic lab tinkering to report in this review. To sum it all up, fans of Island of Lost Souls residing outside of Region-A territories who could not take advantage of Criterion's Blu-ray release should be enormously pleased with Eureka Entertainment's Blu-ray release. (Note: This is a Region-B "locked" Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you must have a native Region-B or Region-Free PS3 or SA in order to access its content).


Island of Lost Souls Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

There is only one audio track on this Blu-ray disc: English DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0. For the record, Eureka Entertainment have provided optional English SDH subtitles for the main feature.

The lossless audio track serves the film well. Obviously, there are some limitations, such as minor clarity fluctuations and inherited light background hiss, but dynamic stabilizations have clearly been performed and fluidity improved. In other words, the audio has been optimized as best as possible. For the record, there are no audio dropouts or serious distortions to report in this review.


Island of Lost Souls: Other Editions



2-disc set
£29.99


Similar titles you might also like (still not reliable for this title)

What is this?

Die Nibelungen: Kriemhild's Revenge
Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members



Freaked


   



Island of Lost Souls Blu-ray, News and Updates



Hitchcock, Wilder, McCarey, Kenton, Mizoguchi, and Miike Films Co... - January 24, 2012

Eureka Entertainment have revealed their upcoming titles for the months of April, May, and June 2012. There will be seven new releases added to the Masters of Cinema series: Double Indemnity, The Lost Weekend, Lifeboat, Island of Lost Souls, Ruggles of Red Gap, ...

Island of Lost Souls Blu-ray - December 15, 2011

Independent British distributors Eureka Entertainment have revealed that they will release a Dual Format Edition of Erle C. Kenton's Island of Lost Souls (1932). The film was previously set to appear only on DVD. The preliminary street date set by the distributors ...


Island of Lost Souls Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
The Island on BD (UK) April 23 525 Jul 01, 2012
LOST Complete Boxset September 13 443 Oct 17, 2013
Shutter Island (26/7/2010) 112 Jul 27, 2012



Island of Lost Souls Blu-ray


£19.99 £10.00


Buy Island of Lost Souls on Blu-ray



 


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. Halloween: The Complete Collection
2. Neighbors
3. Godzilla
4. Godzilla 3D
5. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
6. Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D
7. Captain America: The Winter Soldier
8. Ghostbusters 1 & 2
9. The Exorcist: The Complete Anthology
10. Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
11. Guardians of the Galaxy
12. Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D
13. Saw: The Complete Movie Collection
14. Transformers: Age of Extinction
15. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

Trending in Theaters
1. Guardians of the Galaxy
2. The Equalizer
3. The Maze Runner
4. A Walk Among the Tombstones
5. Tusk
6. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
7. This Is Where I Leave You
8. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
9. Boyhood
10. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
11. The Drop
12. Hercules
13. Lucy
14. The Purge: Anarchy
15. The Zero Theorem
16. Gone Girl
17. The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby
18. The Boxtrolls
19. Let's Be Cops
20. John Wick

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
2.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
3.  Maleficent
4.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
5.  Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
6.  Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D
7.  Sleeping Beauty
8.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
9.  Godzilla
10.  Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Maleficent
3.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
4.  Sleeping Beauty
5.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
6.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
7.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
8.  Edge of Tomorrow 3D
9.  The Wind Rises
10.  Planes: Fire & Rescue
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$17.99, Save 55%
2.  Maleficent
$19.99, Save 46%
3.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$19.99, Save 50%
4.  Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
$26.99, Save 46%
5.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
6.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
$19.96, Save 45%
7.  Frozen
$24.96, Save 45%
8.  The Fault in Our Stars
$24.99, Save 50%
9.  24: Live Another Day
$29.99, Save 50%
10.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
$19.99, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Amazing Spider-Man 2

 United States


$149.99 $64.99





The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series

 United States


$349.98 $119.59





South Park: The Complete Seventeenth Season

 United States


$39.98 $19.99





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