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
Grave of the Fireflies (Blu-ray)
$9.99
Singin' in the Rain (Blu-ray)
$7.99
Game of Thrones: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$19.95
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season (Blu-ray)
$49.99
Mad Max (Blu-ray)
$12.99
Spirited Away (Blu-ray)
$25.89
Kingsman: The Secret Service (Blu-ray)
$22.99
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Season 3 (Blu-ray)
$37.21
The Immigrant (Blu-ray)
$9.99
Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Hyperdimension Neptunia The Animation: Complete Series + OVA LE (Blu-ray)
$40.29
The Boy Next Door (Blu-ray)
$19.96
What's your next favorite movie?
Join our movie community to find out


Image from: Life of Pi (2012)
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 (40812)
 Adventure (31371)
 Animation (9430)
 Anime (5243)
 Biography (4335)
 Comedy (30263)
 Comic book (5855)
 Coming of age (2042)
 Crime (21083)
 Dark humor (4274)
 Documentary (5330)
 Drama (49060)
 Epic (5853)
 Erotic (1274)
 Family (13158)
 Fantasy (18007)
 Film-Noir (1321)
 Foreign (7027)
 Heist (1821)
 History (6343)
 Holiday (1312)
 Horror (15428)
 Imaginary (999)
 Martial arts (3656)
 Melodrama (2650)
 Music (9453)
 Musical (4241)
 Mystery (12218)
 Nature (1886)
 Other (724)
 Period (7682)
 Psychological thriller (3495)
 Romance (17631)
 Sci-Fi (20195)
 Short (449)
 Sport (3094)
 Supernatural (4882)
 Surreal (1619)
 Teen (3585)
 Thriller (35590)
 War (6325)
 Western (2624)

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


Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray

United States
Sony Pictures | 2003 | 102 min | Rated R | Jan 04, 2011

Once Upon a Time in Mexico (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (30.00 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.39:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (48kHz, 24-bit)
French: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (48kHz, 16-bit)
Portuguese: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (48 kHz, 16-bit)
Spanish: Dolby Digital 5.1

Subtitles
English, English SDH, French, Spanish, Portuguese

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

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: $19.99, Price history

Amazon: $13.56 (Save 32%)
New from: $9.57 (Save 52%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Once Upon a Time in Mexico on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
6.5
215
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.3 of 54.3
Audio 4.6 of 54.6
Extras 3.6 of 53.6
Based on 7 user reviews

Movie appeal 
Crime100%
Thriller100%
Dark humor59%
Action47%
83%
popularity
1765
collections
36
fans




Once Upon a Time in Mexico

 (2003)

Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray delivers great video and superb audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

The saga of the mythic guitar-slinging hero, El Mariachi, continues in Robert Rodríguez’s bravura action epic 'Once Upon a Time in Mexico'. The new adventure is set against a backdrop of revolution and greed. Haunted and scarred by tragedy, el Mariachi has retreated into a life of isolation. He is forced out of hiding when Sands, a corrupt CIA agent, recruits the reclusive hero to sabotage an assassination plot against the president of Mexico, which has been conceived by the evil cartel kingpin Barillo (Willem Dafoe). But el Mariachi also has his own reasons for returning - blood and revenge. The desperado returns with his two trusted sidekicks Lorenzo and Fideo, and the legend of El Mariachi reaches new levels of excitement and adventure.

For more about Once Upon a Time in Mexico and the Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray release, see Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Director: Robert Rodríguez
Writer: Robert Rodríguez
Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Johnny Depp, Mickey Rourke, Eva Mendes, Danny Trejo

» See full cast & crew


Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Once Upon a Time in Mexico is one of the early digitally-filmed pictures, and it looks borderline spectacular through the prism of Sony's near faultless 1080p, 1.78:1-framed transfer. Detail ranges from strong to exceptional; close-ups of faces reveal every pore on the actors' faces, while the transfer is also adept at picking up the finest textures as seen on El's new but unfinished guitar or the many roughly-textured stone, brick, and concrete places and things around the frame. Colors favor a warm, yellowish/orange tinge, but the transfer also reveals brighter shades -- vibrantly green trees or loud outfits, for instance -- crisply and naturally. Flesh tones do feature that heavy orange push, but blacks appear true throughout. The transfer is meticulously clean, free of any unwanted debris and featuring minimal noise. Unfortunately, light banding, a touch of shimmering, and one or two unnaturally jagged edges are visible, but such seem inherent to the source rather than a fault of the transfer. All said, Once Upon a Time in Mexico looks consistently strong, with several scenes bordering on the superb. Another job well done by Sony.


Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.5 of 5

It wouldn't be a Robert Rodriguez Mariachi movie without a killer soundtrack, and Once Upon a Time in Mexico's DTS-HD MA 5.1 lossless soundtrack doesn't disappoint. This room-filling, heart-pounding listen leaves no sonic stone unturned; there's no shortage of volume with any of the picture's many sound effects, most of which represent some form of devastating weapons fire. Shots erupt from all over the soundstage, sending lead through the listening area and shattering glass and spraying blood every which way but tangibly real. With the raw volume comes not only tremendous power but also the necessary clarity to bring it all together. Mexico's track is a bit more refined than Desperado's, but it's not quite as active. Both offer superb listens, but this one seems just a bit more grounded in reality. The track also excels in delivering precision musical notes as well as seamless environmental ambience in the form of light blowing winds, chipring insects, or even the metallic clank-clank-clank of El's spurs. Sony's high-octane lossless soundtrack does the film proud, and with the final piece of the puzzle -- pitch-perfect dialogue -- firmly in-place in the center speaker, this track may be labeled an unequivocal winner.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray, News and Updates



This Week on Blu-ray - January 4-10 - January 4, 2011

Director Robert Rodriguez has spent his entire career creating films that fail to conform to Hollywood's pre-conceived notion about what an action film should look like. Thankfully, he doesn't seem to have any desire to stop. His latest film Machete, which is out ...

Desperado / El Mariachi, Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray Annou... - November 1, 2010

Confirming earlier retailer information, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has officially announced the Blu-ray release of Desperado / El Mariachi (on a single-disc double feature edition) and Once Upon a Time in Mexico. Both have a final street date of January ...


Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Look what ive got this time!!! 27 May 16, 2008
Frozen 3D (Mexico) HELP!!!!! 21 Jun 23, 2014



Once Upon a Time in Mexico Blu-ray


$19.99 $13.56


Buy Once Upon a Time in Mexico 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. Taken 3
2. Escape from New York
3. The Babadook
4. Interstellar
5. Everly
6. A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
7. Batman vs. Robin
8. Wolfen
9. Ghoulies / Ghoulies II
10. Big Hero 6
11. Birdman
12. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
13. The Cabin in the Woods
14. Gone Girl
15. Nightcrawler

Trending in Theaters
1. Furious 7
2. Ex Machina
3. It Follows
4. Kingsman: The Secret Service
5. Maps to the Stars
6. The Voices
7. Unfriended
8. Hot Tub Time Machine 2
9. While We're Young
10. Jupiter Ascending
11. Cinderella
12. Chappie
13. Seventh Son
14. The Divergent Series: Insurgent
15. Accidental Love
16. Everly
17. The DUFF
18. Monkey Kingdom
19. Digging Up the Marrow
20. Lost River
21. Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
22. Run All Night
23. Get Hard
24. True Story
25. Woman in Gold
26. '71
27. Home Sweet Hell
28. The Last Five Years
29. What We Do in the Shadows
30. Welcome to New York
31. The Longest Ride
32. Kidnapping Mr. Heineken
33. Wild Card
34. Fifty Shades of Grey
35. Zombeavers
36. Unfinished Business
37. Hard to Be a God
38. The Salvation
39. Supremacy
40. Girlhood
41. Clouds of Sils Maria
42. Cut Bank
43. The Riot Club
44. White God

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Fifty Shades of Grey
2.  American Sniper
3.  Interstellar
4.  Kingsman: The Secret Service
5.  Taken 3
6.  Paddington
7.  Big Hero 6
8.  Furious 7
9.  Star Wars: Episodes IV-VI
10.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Fifty Shades of Grey
2.  American Sniper
3.  Kingsman: The Secret Service
4.  Paddington
5.  Furious 7
6.  Cinderella
7.  Jupiter Ascending 3D
8.  Mad Max
9.  Insurgent
10.  Inherent Vice
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Taken 3
$19.89, Save 50%
2.  Paddington
$19.92, Save 50%
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
4.  Fast & Furious 6-Movie Collection
$36.49, Save 54%
5.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
$19.99, Save 50%
6.  The Imitation Game
$17.96, Save 49%
7.  Grave of the Fireflies
$9.99, Save 67%
8.  Into the Woods
$19.84, Save 50%
9.  Fury
$14.99, Save 57%
10.  Iron Man 3
$16.96, Save 58%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Grave of the Fireflies

 United States


$29.98 $9.99





Singin' in the Rain

 United States


$19.98 $7.99





Game of Thrones: The Complete First Season

 United States


$79.98 $19.95





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.
© 2002-2015 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices