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
Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One - Avengers Assembled (Blu-ray)
$119.99
The Other Woman (Blu-ray)
$12.99
Fargo: Season One (Blu-ray)
$39.99
Ace in the Hole (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Sons of Anarchy: Season Six (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Moms' Night Out (Blu-ray)
$16.99
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Futurama: Volume 8 (Blu-ray)
$12.96
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: The Complete Season 8 (Blu-ray)
$12.96
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Blu-ray)
$19.96
Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Only Lovers Left Alive (Blu-ray)
$23.59
The Fault in Our Stars (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Love Streams (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Breaking Bad: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$102.49
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$79.99
The Royal Tenenbaums (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Deadwood: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$59.96
Despicable Me 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$20.99


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 (34801)
 Adventure (26658)
 Animation (8211)
 Anime (4387)
 Biography (3662)
 Comedy (26228)
 Comic book (4819)
 Coming of age (1694)
 Crime (18326)
 Dark humor (3589)
 Documentary (4788)
 Drama (41979)
 Epic (4977)
 Erotic (1032)
 Family (11384)
 Fantasy (15211)
 Film-Noir (1129)
 Foreign (5903)
 Heist (1587)
 History (5503)
 Holiday (1167)
 Horror (13122)
 Imaginary (849)
 Martial arts (3152)
 Melodrama (2245)
 Music (8142)
 Musical (3645)
 Mystery (10659)
 Nature (1782)
 Other (688)
 Period (6494)
 Psychological thriller (3023)
 Romance (15333)
 Sci-Fi (17088)
 Short (366)
 Sport (2684)
 Supernatural (4019)
 Surreal (1303)
 Teen (3087)
 Thriller (30955)
 War (5453)
 Western (2287)

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 Rum Diary Blu-ray

United States
Sony Pictures | 2011 | 120 min | Rated R | Feb 14, 2012

The Rum Diary (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (34.89 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.85:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (48kHz, 24-bit)

Subtitles
English, English SDH, Spanish

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

Playback
Region A (locked)

Price
List price: $19.99, Price history
Amazon: $11.03 (Save 45%)
New from: $5.10 (Save 74%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy The Rum Diary on Blu-ray

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
6.5
107
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.6 of 54.6
Audio 4.3 of 54.3
Extras 2.2 of 52.2
Based on 3 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Adventure-
67%
popularity
871
collections
15
fans




The Rum Diary

 (2011)

The Rum Diary Blu-ray delivers stunning video and audio in this fan-pleasing Blu-ray release

Tiring of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of the late Eisenhower-era United States, journalist Paul Kemp travels to the U.S. pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local newspaper, The San Juan Star, run by downtrodden editor Lotterman. Adopting the rum-soaked life of the island, Paul soon becomes obsessed with Chenault, the wildly attractive Connecticut-born fiancé of Sanderson. Sanderson, a businessman involved in shady property development deals, is one of a growing number of U.S. entrepreneurs who are determined to convert Puerto Rico into a capitalist paradise in service of the wealthy.

For more about The Rum Diary and the The Rum Diary Blu-ray release, see the The Rum Diary Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.0 out of 5.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Giovanni Ribisi, Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard, Michael Rispoli, Richard Jenkins
Director: Bruce Robinson

» See full cast & crew


The Rum Diary Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.5 of 5

The Rum Diary's Blu-ray release is handsome. The 1080p, 1.85:-1-framed image is sourced from the native Super 16 film element, which yields steady details and a beautiful film-like texture. Moderate grain is visible throughout, which serves to enhance details in faces and clothing. The image is crisp, not razor-sharp, but consistently natural in structure. Brighter exteriors and darker interiors alike come alive with accurate, steady details and textures that suit the movie well. Colors often favor a slightly dimmed appearance, but red planes and cars, bright blue skies, dark blue waters, and island clothes are all nicely presented. Black levels are strong, and flesh tones are balanced. The image is free of intrusive banding, blocking, or wear. While The Rum Diary won't pass as brilliant eye candy, Sony's transfer is gorgeous and always representative of a good, innate filmic appearance that reflects the picture's natural elements nicely.


The Rum Diary Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.5 of 5

The Rum Diary features a polished and precise DTS-HD MA 5.1 lossless soundtrack. Music plays with superb spacing and fine body throughout, even at a club scene in chapter eleven where music spills into the listening area with a slightly muddled texture that represents the moment nicely and differs from crisper overlaying score. Ambience is a great strength; the picture naturally immerses its listener into every environment, whether it plays with the mechanical printing presses at the newspaper headquarters, the general clatter of ringing telephones and typewriter keystrokes in the office, the din of an outdoor protest march, or even the sound of booming explosions and whizzing artillery shells that zoom across the soundstage in chapter ten. Oceanfront waves all but soak the listening area, so naturally smooth they sound. Dialogue is consistently strong and plays naturally from the center speaker. The Rum Diary doesn't exactly scream out "awesome audio," but that's exactly what Sony's latest delivers. This one is great from top to bottom.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



The Rum Diary Blu-ray, News and Updates



The Rum Diary Blu-ray - December 19, 2011

Next year, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will bring The Rum Diary to Blu-ray. Directed by Bruce Robinson (Withnail & I), this adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson's early novel stars Johnny Depp (Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas) as a debauched journalist working ...


The Rum Diary Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Diary of the Dead - Review 55 Mar 29, 2014
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Blu-ray 25 May 26, 2013



The Rum Diary Blu-ray


$19.99 $11.03


Buy The Rum Diary 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. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
2. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
3. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
4. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
5. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
6. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
7. Toy Story of Terror!
8. Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
9. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
10. Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
11. Y Tu Mamá También
12. Tarzan
13. Inception
14. The Dark Knight
15. Hercules

Trending in Theaters
1. Guardians of the Galaxy
2. The Expendables 3
3. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
4. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
5. Transformers: Age of Extinction
6. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
7. Lucy
8. The Giver
9. Edge of Tomorrow
10. Let's Be Cops
11. Snowpiercer
12. Boyhood
13. How to Train Your Dragon 2
14. Into the Storm
15. The Fault in Our Stars
16. 22 Jump Street
17. The Hundred-Foot Journey
18. Magic in the Moonlight
19. A Most Wanted Man
20. Hercules

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
2.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
3.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
4.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
5.  The LEGO Movie
6.  The Fault in Our Stars
7.  Godzilla 3D
8.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
9.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
10.  Breaking Bad: The Complete Series
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
2.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
3.  The Fault in Our Stars
4.  Godzilla 3D
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
6.  Breaking Bad: The Complete Series
7.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
8.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
9.  Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods
10.  Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
$29.99, Save 63%
2.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
$24.96, Save 46%
3.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$19.99, Save 50%
4.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
$19.96, Save 45%
5.  The LEGO Movie
$17.96, Save 50%
6.  The Fault in Our Stars
$24.99, Save 50%
7.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
$29.99, Save 57%
8.  Divergent
$19.96, Save 50%
9.  Futurama: Volume 8
$12.96, Save 68%
10.  Frozen
$24.96, Save 45%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One - Avengers Assembled

 United States


$219.00 $119.99





The Other Woman

 United States


$39.99 $12.99





Fargo: Season One

 United States


$49.99 $39.99





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