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 Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Watership Down (Blu-ray)
$23.49
Fantastic Mr. Fox (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Rushmore (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Force Majeure (Blu-ray)
$13.49
Red Cliff Part I & II (Blu-ray)
$8.99
Gone with the Pope (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Taken 3 (Blu-ray)
$29.96
The Royal Tenenbaums (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Dragon Ball Z: Season 8 (Blu-ray)
$21.99
The Darjeeling Limited (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 (39624)
 Adventure (30442)
 Animation (9145)
 Anime (5036)
 Biography (4192)
 Comedy (29427)
 Comic book (5656)
 Coming of age (1992)
 Crime (20516)
 Dark humor (4136)
 Documentary (5236)
 Drama (47693)
 Epic (5699)
 Erotic (1221)
 Family (12795)
 Fantasy (17484)
 Film-Noir (1292)
 Foreign (6798)
 Heist (1782)
 History (6181)
 Holiday (1306)
 Horror (15000)
 Imaginary (972)
 Martial arts (3550)
 Melodrama (2542)
 Music (9137)
 Musical (4101)
 Mystery (11926)
 Nature (1873)
 Other (713)
 Period (7497)
 Psychological thriller (3381)
 Romance (17189)
 Sci-Fi (19529)
 Short (434)
 Sport (3031)
 Supernatural (4733)
 Surreal (1576)
 Teen (3496)
 Thriller (34670)
 War (6164)
 Western (2561)

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 Peacemaker Blu-ray

United States
313
3
10
Paramount Pictures | 1997 | 124 min | Rated R | Sep 21, 2010

The Peacemaker (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.34:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.39:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
French: Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish: Dolby Digital 5.1
Portuguese: Dolby Digital 5.1

Subtitles
English, English SDH, French, Spanish, Portuguese

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region A, B (C untested)

Price
List price: $24.99, Price history

Best Buy: $12.99 (Save 48%)  

New from: $8.95 (Save 64%)
Available from Amazon sellers

Buy The Peacemaker on Blu-ray Movie

Price
Buy on:

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
6.6
84
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.2 of 53.2
Audio 3.8 of 53.8
Extras 1.4 of 51.4
Based on 6 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Action100%
Thriller71%
55%
popularity
532
collections
17
fans




The Peacemaker

 (1997)

The Peacemaker Blu-ray offers decent video and solid audio, but overall it's a mediocre Blu-ray release

When a train carrying atomic warheads mysteriously crashes in the former Soviet Union, brilliant U.S. nuclear specialist Dr. Julia Kelly discovers the accident is really part of a diabolical plot to cover up the theft of the weapons. Assigned to help her recover the missing bombs is crack Special Forces Colonel Thomas Devoe, whose brash, take-no-prisoners style clashes with Kelly’s more diplomatic approach. Putting aside their personal differences – and budding romance – the two begin a tumultuous partnership as they track down the stolen weapons, following a deadly trail of espionage and intrigue that culminates in an unauthorized air assault inside Russian territory. Now, it’s a race against time to uncover the last missing warhead...before it’s too late.

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

Starring: George Clooney, Nicole Kidman, Marcel Iures, Alexander Baluev, Rene Medvesek, Gary Werntz
Director: Mimi Leder

» See full cast & crew


The Peacemaker Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.0 of 5

Paramount churns out a decidedly average Blu-ray transfer for The Peacemaker. It looks good in spurts, not-so-good in others, but the good usually outweighs the bad and yields a watchable but not eye-catching 1080p image. Of the transfer's weaknesses, the heavy sharpening appears to be the worst offender. The image often takes on an aggressively sharp appearance, resulting in something of a digital sheen in places, accentuated by intermittent haloing. A few instances of minor compression anomalies in the form of background blocking are also visible. Blacks appear muddy and overwhelming during the picture's opening nighttime train sequence, resulting in foreground details that seem to vanish from the image, replaced instead by giant globules of blackness. Fine detail falls flat in some scenes, but looks rather good in others. For instance, the image captures the minuscule grime and wear on piano keys as seen during one shot, but it often fails to capture the finest of detailing on clothes, faces, and other foreground information. Colors are steady and seemingly accurate, with bright reds, vibrant green foliage, and other aggressive hues standing out but not appearing over-saturated. Grain and background noise appear at an almost overwhelming level in a few scenes while practically vanishing in others. The Peacemaker features more of an artificial look than it does a pleasantly filmic one, but Paramount's uneven 1080p transfer isn't a complete eyesore, either.


The Peacemaker Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

The Peacemaker features a decent enough DTS-HD MA 5.1 lossless soundtrack that gets the job done but doesn't distinguish itself as one of Blu-ray's better soundtracks. There are a few stretches where the track seems slightly off-balance; the opening scene inside a church is one such instance where the track seems left-side heavy. Whether that's filmmaker intent or not isn't abundantly clear, but it doesn't sound quite right. Nevertheless, the bulk of the track seems appropriately centered about the middle. It takes on a slight harsh edge which doesn't allow for that rich, pristine clarity and absolute seamlessness of the finest soundtracks to come through, resulting in a track that's loud and with lofty goals that are never quite met. The track enjoys some fine directional effects; a train rumbles across the right side of the soundstage in one early scene while action elements often spill out of every speaker. The low end belts out some nicely-realized explosions, while gunfire -- particularly a heavy machine gun that opens up in one scene in chapter 10 -- is potent and deadly, the track capturing the raw power and chest-rattling reverberations of various weapons very well. Dialogue is center-based and effortlessly crisp and satisfying. The Peacemaker isn't in the running to earn a spot in the listing of the year's top soundtracks, but fans should be more or less satisfied with what's offered.


The Peacemaker: Other Editions




1-disc
$8.80


Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



The Peacemaker Blu-ray, News and Updates



The Peacemaker Announced on Blu-ray - July 13, 2010

Paramount Home Entertainment has announced The Peacemaker for Blu-ray release on September 21. This 1997 action thriller, starring Nicole Kidman and George Clooney, was the first live-action production from Dreamworks SKG, but it didn't live up to its blockbuster ...


The Peacemaker Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
The Peacemaker (1997)- 9/21/10 24 Dec 29, 2013



 


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. Big Hero 6
2. Whiplash
3. Big Hero 6
4. Birdman
5. Big Hero 6
6. Horrible Bosses 2
7. Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
8. Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven
9. The Interview
10. The Theory of Everything
11. Gone Girl
12. Nightcrawler
13. Munich
14. Fury
15. John Wick

Trending in Theaters
1. Kingsman: The Secret Service
2. The Interview
3. Fifty Shades of Grey
4. Jupiter Ascending
5. American Sniper
6. Predestination
7. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
8. Wild
9. Hot Tub Time Machine 2
10. Inherent Vice
11. Taken 3
12. Selma
13. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
14. Into the Woods
15. Still Alice
16. Project Almanac
17. What We Do in the Shadows
18. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
19. Unbroken
20. Black Sea
21. The Wedding Ringer
22. Blackhat
23. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
24. Wild Tales
25. The DUFF
26. Exodus: Gods and Kings
27. Seventh Son
28. The Pyramid
29. Mortdecai
30. A Most Violent Year
31. Big Eyes
32. McFarland, USA
33. The Humbling
34. Dying of the Light
35. Wyrmwood
36. Mr. Turner
37. The Voices
38. The Last Five Years
39. Digging Up the Marrow
40. Cake
41. The Boy Next Door
42. The Loft
43. Killers
44. Song of the Sea
45. Accidental Love
46. Timbuktu
47. Leviathan
48. Paddington
49. The Gambler
50. Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
3.  Interstellar
4.  Whiplash
5.  Tinker Bell and the Legend of the N...
6.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
7.  Birdman
8.  American Sniper
9.  101 Dalmatians
10.  The Imitation Game
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Interstellar
2.  Tinker Bell and the Legend of the N...
3.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
4.  American Sniper
5.  The Imitation Game
6.  Into the Woods
7.  Night at the Museum: Secret of the ...
8.  Fifty Shades of Grey
9.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
10.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$34.96, Save 56%
3.  Birdman
$17.99, Save 55%
4.  Into the Woods
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  Fury
$17.99, Save 49%
6.  John Wick
$19.96, Save 50%
7.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven
$29.99, Save 50%
8.  Star Trek: Original Motion Picture ...
$39.99, Save 71%
9.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$29.96, Save 46%
10.  Gone Girl
$17.99, Save 55%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

 United States


$39.95 $19.99





Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven

 United States


$59.99 $29.99





Watership Down

 United States


$39.95 $23.49





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