Best Blu-ray Deals

Black Friday Sale is Live, $3.99 Blu-ray Movies »
Now: Skyfall $6.00 (13% sold out)
Soon: Flight ()
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
American Hustle (Blu-ray)
$6.00
2 hrs ago
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Blu-ray)
$9.00
1 hr ago
Riddick (Blu-ray)
$6.96
1 hr ago
Good Will Hunting (Blu-ray)
$3.99
4 hrs ago
Draft Day (Blu-ray)
$9.96
1 hr ago
The White Queen (Blu-ray)
$9.99
1 hr ago
Super 8 (Blu-ray)
$4.99
4 hrs ago
Homefront (Blu-ray)
$6.96
57 min ago
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (Blu-ray)
$4.99
1 hr ago
Now You See Me (Blu-ray)
$6.96
1 hr ago
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (Blu-ray)
$6.96
1 hr ago
The Great Gatsby (Blu-ray)
$6.00
2 hrs ago
About Time (Blu-ray)
$8.00
1 hr ago
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Blu-ray)
$6.00
3 hrs ago


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 (37403)
 Adventure (28595)
 Animation (8590)
 Anime (4730)
 Biography (3909)
 Comedy (27889)
 Comic book (5281)
 Coming of age (1827)
 Crime (19491)
 Dark humor (3920)
 Documentary (5060)
 Drama (44905)
 Epic (5319)
 Erotic (1140)
 Family (11988)
 Fantasy (16393)
 Film-Noir (1217)
 Foreign (6356)
 Heist (1689)
 History (5840)
 Holiday (1259)
 Horror (14148)
 Imaginary (932)
 Martial arts (3372)
 Melodrama (2369)
 Music (8762)
 Musical (3900)
 Mystery (11359)
 Nature (1836)
 Other (703)
 Period (7028)
 Psychological thriller (3228)
 Romance (16297)
 Sci-Fi (18447)
 Short (405)
 Sport (2861)
 Supernatural (4467)
 Surreal (1490)
 Teen (3283)
 Thriller (32909)
 War (5848)
 Western (2432)

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


Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray

United States
226
2
7
BBC | 2011 | Season 17 | 348 min | Not rated | Feb 28, 2012

Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 (Blu-ray)
Large:


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

Audio
English: Dolby Digital 2.0

Subtitles
English SDH

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Three-disc set (3 BDs)

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: $29.99, Price history

Amazon: $20.23 (Save 33%)
New from: $20.02 (Save 33%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 on Blu-ray Movie

TV show rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
8.2
46
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.5 of 53.5
Audio 2.8 of 52.8
Extras 3.0 of 53.0
Based on 1 user review

Movie appeal

 
Documentary100%
Sport69%
Comedy56%
21%
popularity
96
collections
20
fans




Top Gear: The Complete Season 17

 (TV) (2011)

Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray offers solid video and mediocre audio in this enjoyable Blu-ray release

The Top Gear crew embark on their seventeenth season.

For more about Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 and the Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray release, see Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.0 out of 5.

Starring: Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May, The Stig

» See full cast & crew


Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

The Complete Season 17 features a solid 1080i/AVC MPEG-4 encode, the highs and lows of which will be very familiar to anyone who's barreled through a previous Blu-ray release of Top Gear. Minor but pervasive aliasing is the biggest issue videophiles will note, followed by intermittent artifacting and a bit of occasional noise. Then there are the in-vehicle shots, captured via lower quality, standard definition cameras, all of which pale in comparison to the footage captured in the studio and in the moments before the trio climb into whatever hatchbacks, sports cars or machines of destruction they assemble for any particular episode. Otherwise, there isn't much to complain about. Colors are bright and lively, skintones are spot on, black levels are nice and deep, and detail, though inherently hit or miss, is quite good, especially when it comes to closeups of Clarkson, Hammond and May on the Top Gear couches. Fans of the series will easily shrug off the presentation's shortcomings, but newcomers may have to go through an adjustment period. Approach with measured expectations and enjoy everything the encode has to offer.


Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  2.5 of 5

As is the case with previous season releases, Top Gear stalls out with a standard Dolby Digital stereo track. While true to its broadcast presentation, BBC's two-channel mix is flat, thin and underwhelming, not to mention a far cry from what it could be. Imagine an Aston Martin whipping from speaker to speaker, the drone of an Italian sports car approaching from the rear, the roar of a V12 engine, the studio crowd laughing from all sides... imagine the series with LFE support, rear speaker throttle, and a fully immersive soundfield. Not that the Dolby Digital mix is a thirteen-car pileup. Voices are clean and clear, noise and hiss are only an issue when the hosts head outdoors, and every engine has serviceable power, every tire a decent screech, every burst of applause or laughter passable punch. It's far from ideal, sure, but no one should skip Top Gear just because it doesn't feature a lossless track.


Top Gear: Other Seasons



Top Gear - The Great Adventures Vol. 4

1-disc


Season 14
3-disc set
$21.09

Season 15
2-disc set
$17.29

Season 16
3-disc set
$21.29


Similar titles you might also like (still not reliable for this title)

What is this?

TT3D: Closer to the Edge
Decoding Die Hard
Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray, News and Updates



Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray - November 22, 2011

Next year, BBC Home Entertainment will bring Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 to Blu-ray. Hosted by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May, this talk show takes a light-hearted and energetic look at all matters car-related. Top Gear: The Complete Season ...


Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Top Gear UK Comes to Blu-ray 65 May 01, 2011



Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 Blu-ray


$29.99 $20.23


Buy Top Gear: The Complete Season 17 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. X-Men: Days of Future Past
2. The Expendables 3
3. Rain Man
4. Lone Survivor
5. How to Train Your Dragon 2
6. How to Train Your Dragon 2 3D
7. A Million Ways to Die in the West
8. Boardwalk Empire: The Complete Four...
9. Chef
10. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 3D
11. The Avengers
12. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
13. Rush
14. The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
15. House of Cards: The Complete Second...

Trending in Theaters
1. Interstellar
2. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
3. Dumb and Dumber To
4. Big Hero 6
5. Nightcrawler
6. Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
7. John Wick
8. Gone Girl
9. Whiplash
10. Horrible Bosses 2
11. Fury
12. Autůmata
13. The Theory of Everything
14. Rosewater
15. The Imitation Game
16. The Drop
17. The Maze Runner
18. The Guest
19. Foxcatcher
20. The Equalizer

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
2.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
3.  Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
4.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
5.  The Princess Bride
6.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
7.  Lone Survivor
8.  Maleficent
9.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
10.  Mr. Peabody & Sherman
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
3.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
4.  Big Hero 6
5.  Star Trek: The Next Generation, Sea...
6.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
7.  The Maze Runner
8.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D
9.  Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
10.  Dolphin Tale 2
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
$41.99, Save 65%
2.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
$19.99, Save 50%
3.  Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
$13.13, Save 51%
4.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$15.00, Save 62%
5.  The Princess Bride
$3.99, Save 80%
6.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$17.99, Save 54%
7.  Lone Survivor
$7.99, Save 77%
8.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$13.00, Save 67%
9.  Mr. Peabody & Sherman
$17.99, Save 51%
10.  The Expendables 3
$19.96, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


American Hustle

 United States


$40.99 $6.00





The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

 United States


$35.99 $9.00





Riddick

 United States


$29.98 $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