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

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
Breaking Bad: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$102.49
House of Cards: The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
$23.49
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$24.96
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$44.96
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Series 2 (Blu-ray)
$30.99
Masters of Sex: Season One (Blu-ray)
$29.49
Seattle Seahawks: Road to XLVIII (Blu-ray)
$27.49
Ranma ˝: Set 1 (Blu-ray)
$39.29
Veep: The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
$20.99
Visitors (Blu-ray)
$17.49
Batman: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$189.96
The Paradise: Season One (Blu-ray)
$22.49
Tim's Vermeer (Blu-ray)
$20.49
Stalingrad 3D (Blu-ray)
$15.49
Being Human: The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
$23.49
The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$31.99
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Game of Thrones - The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
$44.99
Double Indemnity (Blu-ray)
$16.49


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 (34130)
 Adventure (26095)
 Animation (8027)
 Anime (4249)
 Biography (3596)
 Comedy (25746)
 Comic book (4647)
 Coming of age (1659)
 Crime (18040)
 Dark humor (3477)
 Documentary (4739)
 Drama (41254)
 Epic (4920)
 Erotic (999)
 Family (11146)
 Fantasy (14831)
 Film-Noir (1102)
 Foreign (5628)
 Heist (1550)
 History (5426)
 Holiday (1140)
 Horror (12797)
 Imaginary (839)
 Martial arts (3001)
 Melodrama (2214)
 Music (7992)
 Musical (3576)
 Mystery (10466)
 Nature (1768)
 Other (686)
 Period (6373)
 Psychological thriller (2946)
 Romance (14999)
 Sci-Fi (16724)
 Short (353)
 Sport (2653)
 Supernatural (3909)
 Surreal (1282)
 Teen (3010)
 Thriller (30460)
 War (5367)
 Western (2244)

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 Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray

United States
Blu-ray + DVD FUNimation Entertainment | 2010 | 100 min | Rated TV-MA | Dec 13, 2011

The Legend Is Born: Ip Man (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.39:1

Audio
Cantonese: Dolby TrueHD 5.1
English: Dolby TrueHD 5.1

Subtitles
English

Discs
25GB Blu-ray Disc
Two-disc set (1 BD, 1 DVD)
DVD copy

Packaging
Slipcover in original pressing

Playback
Region A (C untested)

Price
List price: $19.98, Price history
Amazon: $9.96 (Save 50%)
New from: $9.95 (Save 50%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy The Legend Is Born: Ip Man on Blu-ray

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.2
20
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 4.0 of 54.0
Extras 1.5 of 51.5
Be the first to review it!

Movie appeal

 
Action100%
Martial arts57%
Foreign53%
Biography19%
Drama-
39%
popularity
272
collections
8
fans




The Legend Is Born: Ip Man

 (2010)

The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray delivers great video and audio in this fan-pleasing Blu-ray release

Dealing with the early years of the martial arts master, this film depicts Yip Man's resistance against invading foreigners, along with his romantic relations while under the tutelage of three Wing Chun masters.

For more about The Legend Is Born: Ip Man and the The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray release, see the The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.5 out of 5.

Starring: Yu-Hang To, Siu-Wong Fan, Sammo Hung Kam-bo, Yuen Biao, Bernice Liu, Suet Lam
Director: Herman Yau

» See full cast & crew


The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

The Legend is Born: Ip Man is presented on Blu-ray courtesy of FUNimation Entertainment with an AVC encoded 1080p transfer in 2.35:1. This is by and large a very appealing looking transfer if some deliberate filtering is taken into consideration. The first part of the film recounting Ip Man's youth, is intentionally desaturated, presented in a kind of quasi- sepia tinged with amber highlights. Despite the filtering, fine detail remains relatively strong, though some minimal shadow detail is lost. Once the film segues into a more natural looking palette, fine detail is very good to exceptional, and sharpness and clarity are increased substantially. The transfer has a couple of niggling artifacting issues, notably aliasing on such usual suspects as the parallel lines of metal fences and the like. Otherwise, though, this is a strong and solid presentation, with a suitably cinematic look, good contrast and black levels, and excellent clarity.


The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

Two lossless audio options are offered on The Legend is Born: Ip Man, both Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround mixes. The English dub is a fairly useless track, with over the top voice work and dialogue that doesn't always match the subtitles very well. The original Cantonese track on the other hand is very well rendered here, though persnickety audiophiles might wish for more consistent surround activity outside of the action sequences. This particular Ip Man is less dependent on fight sequences for its dramatic purposes and that means that a lot of the film plays out in quieter dialogue scenes with the sound mix resolutely anchored in the front channels. Once we do get an action sequence, though, the surrounds come fully alive and the sound effects can be quite startling at times, especially when one of the nefarious Japanese decides to use a sword to increase their chances. Fidelity is excellent and dynamic range is similarly very, very good on this expressive track.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray yet.


The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
I Am Legend 1163 Nov 07, 2013
Legend (1985) May 31, 2011 597 May 17, 2014



The Legend Is Born: Ip Man Blu-ray


$19.98 $9.96


Buy The Legend Is Born: Ip Man 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. Noah
2. Noah
3. Twin Peaks: The Entire Mystery
4. Noah
5. The Other Woman
6. The Great Race
7. Source Code
8. Jaws
9. The Legend of Billie Jean
10. Inside Llewyn Davis
11. Curtains
12. The Big Chill
13. Under the Skin
14. The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
15. Last Action Hero

Trending in Theaters
1. Lucy
2. Noah
3. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
4. Guardians of the Galaxy
5. Hercules
6. The LEGO Movie
7. God's Not Dead
8. 300: Rise of an Empire
9. Transformers: Age of Extinction
10. Maleficent
11. Captain America: The Winter Soldier
12. X-Men: Days of Future Past
13. The Purge: Anarchy
14. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
15. RoboCop

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Divergent
2.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
3.  Noah
4.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
5.  The LEGO Movie
6.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
7.  Source Code
8.  Batman: The Complete Series
9.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
10.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Divergent
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
3.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
4.  Batman: The Complete Series
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
6.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
7.  Godzilla 3D
8.  God's Not Dead
9.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
10.  Hercules 3D
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Divergent
$19.96, Save 50%
2.  Noah
$17.99, Save 55%
3.  The LEGO Movie
$17.96, Save 50%
4.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
$24.96, Save 46%
5.  Source Code
$4.99, Save 67%
6.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$19.99, Save 50%
7.  Frozen
$24.96, Save 45%
8.  Battle Royale
$12.99, Save 68%
9.  Rio 2 3D
$22.99, Save 54%
10.  The Other Woman
$19.99, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Breaking Bad: The Complete Series

 United States


$230.99 $102.49





House of Cards: The Complete Second Season

 United States


$65.99 $23.49





The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D

 United States


$45.99 $24.96





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