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
Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$89.99
Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection (Blu-ray)
$54.49
Game of Thrones: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$19.95
Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Wire: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$109.99
Frozen Planet (Blu-ray)
$12.99
Justified: The Complete Final Season (Blu-ray)
$39.99
Chinatown (Blu-ray)
$6.99
Society (Blu-ray)
$25.29
Kingsman: The Secret Service (Blu-ray)
$35.99
McFarland, USA (Blu-ray)
$22.99
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 (40657)
 Adventure (31241)
 Animation (9385)
 Anime (5222)
 Biography (4320)
 Comedy (30133)
 Comic book (5808)
 Coming of age (2032)
 Crime (21037)
 Dark humor (4257)
 Documentary (5316)
 Drama (48885)
 Epic (5838)
 Erotic (1262)
 Family (13100)
 Fantasy (17929)
 Film-Noir (1317)
 Foreign (7002)
 Heist (1820)
 History (6332)
 Holiday (1311)
 Horror (15358)
 Imaginary (996)
 Martial arts (3644)
 Melodrama (2648)
 Music (9417)
 Musical (4226)
 Mystery (12181)
 Nature (1884)
 Other (723)
 Period (7657)
 Psychological thriller (3483)
 Romance (17569)
 Sci-Fi (20097)
 Short (444)
 Sport (3087)
 Supernatural (4841)
 Surreal (1616)
 Teen (3573)
 Thriller (35481)
 War (6303)
 Western (2616)

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


The Cannonball Run Blu-ray

United States
HBO | 1981 | 98 min | Rated PG | Nov 08, 2011

The Cannonball Run (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1

Subtitles
English SDH, French, Spanish

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

Playback
Region A (locked)

Price
List price: $14.98, Price history

Amazon: $9.27 (Save 38%)
New from: $7.49 (Save 50%)
Temporarily out of stock. Order now and we'll deliver when available.

Buy The Cannonball Run on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
6.5
89
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.9 of 53.9
Audio 3.0 of 53.0
Extras 2.4 of 52.4
Based on 5 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Comedy100%
Action-
62%
popularity
697
collections
33
fans




The Cannonball Run

 (1981)

The Cannonball Run Blu-ray offers solid video and mediocre audio in this mediocre Blu-ray release

A wild, illegal, and popular cross-country car race is organized, and the eccentric entrants will do anything to win, including low-down, dirty tricks.

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

Director: Hal Needham
Writer: Brock Yates
Starring: Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Farrah Fawcett, Dom DeLuise, Dean Martin, Jack Elam

» See full cast & crew


The Cannonball Run Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

The AVC encoded image (1.78.1 aspect ratio) presentation on "The Cannonball Run" keeps a brightly lit and colorful motion picture comfortably alert. Some mild DNR appears to have applied, giving off a slight waxy appearance to the cast, especially Reynolds, who looks unnaturally smooth at times. Frame details remain in good standing despite softness, with automobiles revealing their wear and tear in full, while costuming shows a passable amount of texture -- see-through and tight outfits offer their intended visual appeal. Colors are the big sell here, popping through different race environments with minimal fade. The spandex outfits on Barbeau and Buckman are particularly vivid (reds and purples leap off the screen), while various paint jobs on the cars create appealing individuality. Skintones look a little too pink at times, but stay fresh. Shadow detail is comfortable, permitting an acceptable look at evening encounters and fabric textures. Print damage is detected, with scratches and blotches popping up from time to time.


The Cannonball Run Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  2.5 of 5

The 5.1 DTS-HD MA sound mix works the limited scope of a 1981 feature film comfortably, but never dynamically. It's a louder track concerned with broad comedy and roaring engines, creating a controlled chaos that's never shrill or otherwise unpleasant. Dialogue exchanges are kept primarily frontal, doing a fine job clarifying cartoon accents and overlapping dialogue. Voices sound full and direct, with nothing stepped on as the action heats up. There's limited dimension for the group sequences, but nothing bold. Automobile adventures carry a rowdier edge, but very limited low-end activity to articulate crashes and explosions. Directional activity isn't present, with the car wars handed a clotted kick. Scoring and soundtrack cuts are less robust, but they fit into the flow of the feature adequately. It's more of a blunt listening event than anything truly dimensional, yet the crude needs of the movie are met on this disc.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



The Cannonball Run Blu-ray, News and Updates



The Cannonball Run Blu-ray - August 10, 2011

HBO Home Entertainment has announced the Blu-ray release of the Burt Reynolds action comedy The Cannonball Run. The 1981 film, which also stars Roger Moore, Farrah Fawcett, Dom DeLuise and Jackie Chan will street on November 8th with a SRP of $14.98.


The Cannonball Run Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post



The Cannonball Run Blu-ray


$14.98 $9.27


Buy The Cannonball Run 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. The Babadook
2. Batman vs. Robin
3. Batman vs. Robin
4. Interstellar
5. Interstellar
6. Interstellar
7. Innerspace
8. Big Eyes
9. Moonrise Kingdom
10. Maps to the Stars
11. Class of 1984
12. The Killers
13. A Most Violent Year
14. The Imitation Game
15. Big Hero 6

Trending in Theaters
1. Furious 7
2. It Follows
3. The Voices
4. Kingsman: The Secret Service
5. Lost River
6. The Divergent Series: Insurgent
7. Maps to the Stars
8. Cinderella
9. Hot Tub Time Machine 2
10. Ex Machina
11. Accidental Love
12. Wild Card
13. Chappie
14. Home Sweet Hell
15. Run All Night
16. '71
17. Home
18. Everly
19. What We Do in the Shadows
20. The Longest Ride
21. While We're Young
22. Woman in Gold
23. Killers
24. Get Hard
25. Last Knights
26. Outcast
27. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
28. Hard to Be a God
29. Mortdecai
30. Welcome to New York
31. Digging Up the Marrow
32. Cake
33. Girlhood
34. Jupiter Ascending
35. Zombeavers
36. Wild Tales
37. Focus
38. Serena
39. The Salvation
40. Clouds of Sils Maria
41. The Lazarus Effect
42. Cut Bank
43. Alien Outpost
44. The Humbling
45. Ned Rifle

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Fifty Shades of Grey
2.  Interstellar
3.  Big Hero 6
4.  American Sniper
5.  Star Wars: Episodes IV-VI
6.  Star Wars: The Complete Saga
7.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
8.  Taken 3
9.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
10.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Fifty Shades of Grey
2.  American Sniper
3.  Taken 3
4.  Furious 7
5.  Cinderella
6.  Paddington
7.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 2
8.  Jupiter Ascending 3D
9.  Insurgent
10.  Justified: The Complete Final Season
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$19.94, Save 50%
2.  Taken 3
$19.96, Save 50%
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
4.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  The Babadook
$14.99, Save 50%
6.  Into the Woods
$19.91, Save 50%
7.  The Imitation Game
$17.96, Save 49%
8.  Fast & Furious 6-Movie Collection
$36.49, Save 54%
9.  Battlestar Galactica: The Complete ...
$89.99, Save 70%
10.  Paddington
$19.98, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series

 United States


$299.98 $89.99





Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection

 United States


$149.98 $54.49





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