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 Quiet Man (Blu-ray)
$12.99
Psycho-Pass: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$100.81
The Last Starfighter (Blu-ray)
$6.96
Blow (Blu-ray)
$4.99
The Spectacular Spider-Man: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Frozen Planet (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Fairy Tail: Part 8 (Blu-ray)
$26.99
WCW's Greatest Pay-Per-View Matches, Volume 1 (Blu-ray)
$18.74
Planet Earth (Blu-ray)
$45.99
Big (Blu-ray)
$7.99
Godzilla (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Soundgarden: Superunknown (Blu-ray)
$79.99
Planet Earth | Life (Blu-ray)
$54.99
The Art of the Steal (Blu-ray)
$14.99
The BBC High Definition Natural History Collection 2 (Blu-ray)
$59.99
Beyond Outrage (Blu-ray)
$12.96
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (Blu-ray)
$6.98
Hannibal: Season One (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Rio Grande (Blu-ray)
$14.98


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 (31628)
 Adventure (24162)
 Animation (7348)
 Anime (3648)
 Biography (3282)
 Comedy (23925)
 Comic book (4201)
 Coming of age (1482)
 Crime (16863)
 Dark humor (3208)
 Documentary (4450)
 Drama (38147)
 Epic (4583)
 Erotic (875)
 Family (10535)
 Fantasy (13641)
 Film-Noir (1048)
 Foreign (5161)
 Heist (1487)
 History (4986)
 Holiday (1094)
 Horror (11717)
 Imaginary (801)
 Martial arts (2791)
 Melodrama (2049)
 Music (7599)
 Musical (3297)
 Mystery (9633)
 Nature (1700)
 Other (657)
 Period (5872)
 Psychological thriller (2730)
 Romance (13859)
 Sci-Fi (15189)
 Short (323)
 Sport (2474)
 Supernatural (3480)
 Surreal (1171)
 Teen (2812)
 Thriller (28591)
 War (4938)
 Western (2076)

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


Surfer, Dude Blu-ray

United States
Blu-ray + Digital Copy Starz / Anchor Bay | 2008 | 85 min | Rated R | Dec 30, 2008

Surfer, Dude (Blu-ray)
Large:


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

Audio
English: Dolby TrueHD 5.1

Subtitles
English SDH, Spanish

Discs
25GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)
Digital copy (on disc)
BD-Live

Playback
Region A (locked)

Price
List price: $19.99, Price history
Amazon: $11.92 (Save 40%)
New from: $6.01 (Save 70%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Surfer, Dude on Blu-ray

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.0
5
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 4.1 of 54.1
Extras 2.9 of 52.9
Based on 2 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Comedy100%

30%
popularity
173
collections
4
fans




Surfer, Dude

 (2008)

Surfer, Dude Blu-ray delivers great video and solid audio, but overall it's a mediocre Blu-ray release

Longboarding soul-surfer Steve Addington returns to Malibu for the summer to find his cool hometown vibe corrupted. New sponsorship demands Addington to expand into Virtual Reality Video Games and Reality TV. Unwilling to participate in this new digital-reality, he chooses to spend his summer surfing his home break. But in a twist-of-fate, the waves go flat and stay flat. Out of money, his expense-accounts canceled, and betrayed by his buddies, Addington is backed into a harsh corner. He must endure the insanity that comes with no waves or give into "the Man" and his new, reality-altering machines. Aided by his manager, his mentor, his guardian angel and his summer lover, Addington has a chance of keeping his cool, but it's not going to be easy. The dude needs a wave, and there's never been a drought like this.

For more about Surfer, Dude and the Surfer, Dude Blu-ray release, see Surfer, Dude Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 2.5 out of 5.

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Alexie Gilmore, Jeffrey Nordling, Woody Harrelson, Scott Glenn, P.J. Byrne
Director: S.R. Bindler

» See full cast & crew


Surfer, Dude Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Surfer, Dude crashes onto Blu-ray with a nice looking 1080p transfer framed inside a 1.85:1 window. The first thing viewers will notice is the grainy and somewhat blown out look the film employs. Colors never appear overly vivid despite the bright, hot look, coming off as more natural in appearance. Despite offering a fairly nice film-like transfer, there is little to become excited about with this one. Still, it definitely offers fine detail and clarity, besting even the finest in standard definition programming. The various scruffy, long-haired surfers look like they just got off an all-day stay on the beach; all the fine detail from facial hair to their golden locks transfer nicely to high definition, and while flesh tones veer towards the orange and golden side of the scale, it's to be expected of a film about the California surfing scene. Detail in clothing is nice, too; a woven hat worn by Woody Harrelson's character offers realistic texture, pleasing colors, and rich detail. Background details are also sharp and clear. Much of the background detail, like walls covered in graffiti, for example, are infinitely clear (and mostly readable, as the case may be). Surfer, Dude offers another quality high definition video transfer from Starz.


Surfer, Dude Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

Surfer, Dude is presented on Blu-ray with a lossless Dolby TrueHD 5.1 soundtrack. This mix features a nice, lively presence when playing back various music; the opening beats playing over the credits work the front speakers nicely, with heavy, almost tribal, beats emanating from the front left and right channels, with solid support from the subwoofer and the back channels. No matter the music, from the aforementioned percussion-heavy beats to a hard-rock song heard during a virtual reality demonstration, the soundtrack bursts forth with nice vigor and clarity. However, the track doesn't offer much in the way of a rear-channel presence, save for a bit of carry over when music plays. The front speakers handle most of he soundtrack's ambience, leaving listeners feeling detached and hardly engulfed during the experience. Nevertheless, it's sufficient enough, and this dialogue-heavy film never falters in conveying each syllable efficiently through the center channel. While nothing to get too excited about, Surfer, Dude does feature a suitable and clear listen on Blu-ray.


Surfer, Dude: Other Editions




2-disc set
$7.99


Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »


Surfer, Dude Blu-ray, News and Updates



Today on Blu-ray - December 30th - December 30, 2008

The fifth quarter has officially started, and while for the most part studios are enjoying some well-deserved time off, Paramount has come out swinging with five hits from their extensive catalog. Today they are releasing 'Days of Thunder', 'Event Horizon', 'Ghost', ...

Surfer Dude Specs Revealed - November 13, 2008

Anchor Bay Home Entertainment has revealed the technical specs and special features for the upcoming Blu-ray release of 'Surfer, Dude', which is due to hit store shelves on December 30th, day-and-date with the DVD release. For this Matthew McConaughey film, video ...

Extras Revealed for Surfer, Dude - October 17, 2008

Anchor Bay Home Entertainment has announced some of the special features for the upcoming Blu-ray release of 'Surfer, Dude', which is due to hit store shelves on December 30th, day-and-date with the DVD release. Technical specs are still yet to be released, but ...

» Show more related news posts for Surfer, Dude Blu-ray


Surfer, Dude Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Soul Surfer (August 2nd) 60 Jul 27, 2013
Dude Where's My Car 8/26 44 Jan 24, 2011
Silver Surfer / Amazon? 32 Oct 03, 2007
dodgeball and dude? 31 Feb 13, 2008



Surfer, Dude Blu-ray


$19.99 $11.92


Buy Surfer, Dude 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. Sorcerer
2. Kindergarten Cop
3. The Spectacular Spider-Man: The Com...
4. Get Carter
5. Mallrats
6. Bring It On
7. Big
8. Conspiracy Theory
9. Rollerball
10. Frozen
11. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
12. The Wolf of Wall Street
13. Spider-Man / Spider-Man 2 / Spider-...
14. The House on Sorority Row
15. Get Carter

Trending in Theaters
1. Captain America: The Winter Soldier
2. Transcendence
3. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
4. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
5. Thor: The Dark World
6. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
7. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
8. Frozen
9. Noah
10. The LEGO Movie
11. RoboCop
12. American Hustle
13. Under the Skin
14. The Raid 2
15. The Grand Budapest Hotel

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Frozen
2.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
3.  Frozen Planet
4.  The Spectacular Spider-Man: The Com...
5.  Sorcerer
6.  The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
7.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3D
8.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Third...
9.  The Wolf of Wall Street
10.  The Pirate Fairy
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  The Lego Movie
2.  Lone Survivor
3.  Veronica Mars: The Movie
4.  The Lego Movie
5.  Son of Batman
6.  The Monuments Men
7.  RoboCop
8.  Noah
9.  Space Battleship Yamato: Movie
10.  Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Frozen Planet
$14.99, Save 73%
2.  The Spectacular Spider-Man: The Com...
$24.99, Save 46%
3.  The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
$19.99, Save 50%
4.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Third...
$43.38, Save 46%
5.  The Wolf of Wall Street
$19.96, Save 50%
6.  The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
$19.99, Save 50%
7.  Seven
$4.99, Save 50%
8.  The Princess Bride
$5.99, Save 70%
9.  Veronica Mars: The Movie
$14.99, Save 50%
10.  Iron Man 3
$19.96, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Quiet Man

 United States


$29.95 $12.99





Psycho-Pass: The Complete First Season

 United States


$159.98 $100.81





The Last Starfighter

 United States


$14.98 $6.96





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