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 Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$49.99
 
Let's Be Cops (Blu-ray)
$9.96
21 hrs ago
X-Men: Days of Future Past (Blu-ray)
$9.96
 
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (Blu-ray)
$11.99
 
The Complete Jacques Tati (Blu-ray)
$59.99
 
Sleeping Beauty (Blu-ray)
$18.99
 
Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film Collection (Blu-ray)
$44.99
 
The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Seventh Season (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
True Detective (Blu-ray)
$24.99
 
Batman: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$149.99
 
Homeland: The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
22 Jump Street (Blu-ray)
$14.99
 
Vikings: The Complete Second 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


Sahara Blu-ray

United States
897
10
23
Paramount Pictures | 2005 | 123 min | Rated PG-13 | Oct 24, 2006

Sahara (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-2
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.39:1

Audio
English: Dolby Digital 5.1
English: DTS 5.1
French: Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish: Dolby Digital 5.1

Subtitles
English, English SDH, French, Spanish

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

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: $21.99, Price history

Amazon: $19.79 (Save 10%)
Best Buy: $12.99 (Save 41%)  

Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Sahara on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
6.2
129
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 4.2 of 54.2
Extras 3.6 of 53.6
Based on 9 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Action100%
Adventure49%
Comedy18%
73%
popularity
1061
collections
21
fans




Sahara

 (2005)

Master explorer Dirk Pitt (Matthew McConaughey) takes on the adventure of his life when he embarks on a treasure hunt through some of the most dangerous regions of North Africa. Searching for whal locals call "The Ship of Death", a long lost Civil War battleship filled with coins, Pitt and his wisecracking sidekick (Steve Zahn) use their wits and clever heroics to help Doctor Eva Rojas (Penelope Cruz) who believes the ship may be linked to mysterious deaths in the very same area.

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

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Steve Zahn, PenÚlope Cruz, Lambert Wilson, Glynn Turman
Director: Breck Eisner

» See full cast & crew


Sahara Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

The 2:35:1 MPEG encoded 1080p video looks pretty good most of the time, but suffers from a bit of inconsistency. The picture quality is bright, vibrant, and definitely gives the feel of being in the desert. The source appears pristine, clean of pops, scratches, and other print defects. It has a very smooth digital video look rather than a film look. Colors are very well rendered, bright, punchy, a lot of rich hues, and are completely void of chroma noise or bleeding. In spite of the fact that a majority of the action takes place in daylight, shadow detail in night scenes was quite good. Fine details are excellently rendered, often giving the picture a three dimensional look.

If I have any issues with the picture quality, it would be persistent softness. It looks as if a thin veil is covering the picture at times. Also grain occasionally shows up, but not enough to be a complete distraction. This is not the best high definition video I have seen, but it is far from the worst.



Sahara Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

The audio comes in two flavors, Dolby Digital 5.1 at 640kbps, and a Dts track at 754kbps. I found little difference between the two. The sound is generally very good, with excellent use of the split surrounds during action sequences. Imaging is somewhat diffused, the front soundstage rest between my front left/right speakers without any extension beyond. The depth of the sound staging is somewhat shallow and flat, rarely extending behind the front panel of my speakers. Dynamic range is wide and unrestrained; pans were seamless whether front to back or side to side. Sound effects are cleanly rendered and often very powerful and aggressive in all channels. The LFE carries the lion share of the bass information, and it is very tight, deep, and really gives some heft to the overall mix. The film score, written by Clint Mansell is well recorded, but lacks in soundstage depth, and imaging is somewhat diffused and flat. Instrument timbre is finely captured, and sounds very natural. Dialog is always clear and never buried, but not always well integrated within the scene. This is a nice mix, serves the story well, but not the best I have heard from the Bluray format



Sahara: Other Editions




-
$8.69

Blu-ray bundles with Sahara (1 bundle)





Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Sahara Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for Sahara Blu-ray yet.


Sahara Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Sahara (

Official Thread

)
18 Jul 22, 2012
Sahara... Blu-ray or Hd dvd? 8 May 27, 2007
Anyone Catch "Sahara"?? 0 Oct 11, 2006



Sahara Blu-ray


$21.99 $19.79


Buy Sahara 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. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
2. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
3. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
4. Guardians of the Galaxy
5. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
6. The Maze Runner
7. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D
8. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
9. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
10. 22 Jump Street
11. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
12. X-Men: Days of Future Past
13. Edge of Tomorrow
14. Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series
15. True Detective

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

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


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


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  Maleficent
$18.96, Save 49%
3.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$14.99, Save 62%
4.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$9.96, Save 75%
5.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
$11.99, Save 70%
6.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
$17.99, Save 55%
7.  Star Wars: The Complete Saga
$74.99, Save 46%
8.  The Maze Runner
$19.99, Save 50%
9.  National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
$8.99, Save 64%
10.  Sleeping Beauty
$18.99, Save 49%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series

 United States


$349.98 $49.99





Let's Be Cops

 United States


$39.99 $9.96





X-Men: Days of Future Past

 United States


$39.99 $9.96





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