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
Sons of Anarchy: Seasons 1-6 (Blu-ray)
$99.99
1 hr ago
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (Blu-ray)
$9.96
 
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (Blu-ray)
$19.99
17 hrs ago
X-Men: Days of Future Past (Blu-ray)
$9.96
8 hrs ago
The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$49.99
 
The Complete Jacques Tati (Blu-ray)
$59.99
 
Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film Collection (Blu-ray)
$44.99
 
Sleeping Beauty (Blu-ray)
$18.99
 
Time Bandits (Blu-ray)
$21.99
 
The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Seventh Season (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
Batman: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$149.99
 
True Detective (Blu-ray)
$24.99
 
Homeland: The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
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 (37935)
 Adventure (29026)
 Animation (8752)
 Anime (4794)
 Biography (3966)
 Comedy (28291)
 Comic book (5374)
 Coming of age (1857)
 Crime (19715)
 Dark humor (3967)
 Documentary (5108)
 Drama (45491)
 Epic (5395)
 Erotic (1152)
 Family (12179)
 Fantasy (16656)
 Film-Noir (1232)
 Foreign (6453)
 Heist (1712)
 History (5888)
 Holiday (1272)
 Horror (14455)
 Imaginary (941)
 Martial arts (3404)
 Melodrama (2388)
 Music (8845)
 Musical (3931)
 Mystery (11486)
 Nature (1850)
 Other (712)
 Period (7129)
 Psychological thriller (3257)
 Romance (16483)
 Sci-Fi (18710)
 Short (412)
 Sport (2904)
 Supernatural (4522)
 Surreal (1505)
 Teen (3311)
 Thriller (33300)
 War (5898)
 Western (2450)

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


Promised Land Blu-ray

United States
111
6
6
Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet Universal Studios | 2012 | 105 min | Rated R | Apr 23, 2013

Promised Land (Blu-ray)
Large:


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

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Spanish: DTS 5.1

Subtitles
English SDH, French, Spanish

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Two-disc set (1 BD, 1 DVD)
UV digital copy
iTunes digital copy
DVD copy
BD-Live
Mobile features

Packaging
Slipcover in original pressing

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: $34.98, Price history

Amazon: $14.96 (Save 57%)
New from: $12.17 (Save 65%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Promised Land on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
6.6
59
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.2 of 54.2
Audio 4.0 of 54.0
Extras 1.0 of 51.0
Based on 1 user review

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
44%
popularity
329
collections
9
fans




Promised Land

 (2012)

Promised Land Blu-ray delivers stunning video and great audio in this enjoyable Blu-ray release

Corporate salesman Steve Butler arrives in a rural town with his sales partner, Sue Thomason. With the town having been hit hard by the economic decline of recent years, the two outsiders see the local citizens as likely to accept their company's offer, for drilling rights to their properties, as much-needed relief. What seems like an easy job for the duo becomes complicated by the objection of a respected schoolteacher with support from a grassroots campaign led by another man who counters Steve both personally and professionally.

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

Starring: Matt Damon, John Krasinski, Frances McDormand, Hal Holbrook, Rosemarie DeWitt, Lucas Black
Director: Gus Van Sant

» See full cast & crew


Promised Land Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.5 of 5

Promised Land's 1080p/AVC-encoded video transfer won't strike many as a winner, at least not at first glance. But look closer and you'll find a proficient, faithful and, above all, film-like presentation that stays true to Van Sant and cinematographer Linus Sandgren's smalltown intentions, whatever the cost. Colors are fittingly bleak and washed out, the result of a tough-times palette that complements the film's tone and tenor. Black levels are a bit muted at times -- generally at night, or when Steve visits the local bar -- but satisfying on the whole, largely free of troubling crush and alienating delineation. Contrast follows suit, and Sandgren's use of natural lighting completes the picture perfectly. Surprisingly, detail is quite revealing, particularly in regards to closeups. Artistic softness is rampant but not unwelcome, as the image boasts plenty of crisp, clean edges, refined textures and well-preserved grain. Artifacting, banding and the like are nowhere to be found either, and the only issue worth mentioning is the inherent, source-born noise that crops up when the lights go low. All in all, it's an excellent video presentation. Not exactly stunning, but I'd wager the film couldn't look much better than it does here.


Promised Land Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

The word "authentic" comes to mind when listening to Universal's DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround track. The film's documentary-like sound design is decidedly frank and forward, without any grand flourishes or tricks of the sonic trade. What the subsequent soundfield lacks in terms of power and depth, though, it more than makes up for in personality and presence. Dialogue is clean and clear on the whole, LFE output is restrained but reliable, and the rear speakers are bristling with ambient effects, even though the soundscape tends to be rather front-heavy by design. Danny Elfman's score presides over it all with respect and welcome fullness, and the entire experience suits the film nicely. Will it blow anyone away? Hardly. It does justice to Promised Land's original sound design, though. No one should expect anything more.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Gods and Monsters
Bugsy
Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Promised Land Blu-ray, News and Updates



Promised Land Blu-ray - February 21, 2013

Universal Studios Home Entertainment has announced and detailed the Blu-ray/DVD/UltraViolet Combo Pack release of director Gus Van Sant's Promised Land, which stars screenwriters Matt Damon and John Krasinski, along with Francis McDormand, Rosemarie DeWitt and ...


Promised Land Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Stake Land 44 Dec 08, 2014
Land Of The Dead 33 Sep 28, 2010



Promised Land Blu-ray


$34.98 $14.96


Buy Promised Land on Blu-ray Movie


Sons of Anarchy: Seasons 1-6 (Blu-ray) Deal of the Day
$299.99 $99.99
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. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
3. Guardians of the Galaxy
4. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
5. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
6. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
7. The Maze Runner
8. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D
9. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
10. Edge of Tomorrow
11. True Detective
12. 22 Jump Street
13. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
14. Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series
15. How to Train Your Dragon 2

Trending in Theaters
1. Interstellar
2. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
3. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
4. Gone Girl
5. Nightcrawler
6. Exodus: Gods and Kings
7. The Maze Runner
8. The Equalizer
9. Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead
10. Fury
11. Big Hero 6
12. Horrible Bosses 2
13. John Wick
14. The Theory of Everything
15. Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
16. Dumb and Dumber To
17. Foxcatcher
18. Penguins of Madagascar
19. Spectre
20. Avengers: Age of Ultron

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Maleficent
3.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
4.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
5.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
6.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
7.  Captain America: The Winter Soldier
8.  Frozen
9.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
10.  Star Wars: The Complete Saga
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
2.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
3.  Big Hero 6
4.  Gone Girl
5.  Fury
6.  The Equalizer
7.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
8.  101 Dalmatians
9.  Lucy
10.  John Wick
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Maleficent
$18.96, Save 49%
2.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$14.99, Save 62%
3.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
$9.96, Save 75%
4.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$9.96, Save 75%
6.  Star Wars: The Complete Saga
$74.99, Save 46%
7.  The Maze Runner
$19.99, Save 50%
8.  National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
$8.99, Save 64%
9.  Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film Colle...
$44.99, Save 55%
10.  How to Train Your Dragon
$12.96, Save 48%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Sons of Anarchy: Seasons 1-6

 United States


$299.99 $99.99





Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

 United States


$39.99 $9.96





Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

 United States


$59.98 $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