Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Soon: Oceans ()
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
RoboCop (Blu-ray)
$5.00
Frozen Planet (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Seven (Blu-ray)
$4.99
Somewhere in Time (Blu-ray)
$10.49
Fairy Tail: Part 8 (Blu-ray)
$26.99
High School of the Dead OVA: Drifters of the Dead (Blu-ray)
$4.99
Robots / Horton Hears a Who / Rio (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Far and Away (Blu-ray)
$10.49
Liar Liar (Blu-ray)
$9.96
Mallrats (Blu-ray)
$9.96
Intolerable Cruelty (Blu-ray)
$10.49
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Blu-ray)
$5.99
The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning / The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea (Blu-ray)
$19.96
History of the World: Part I (Blu-ray)
$6.16
High Plains Drifter (Blu-ray)
$9.96
Fairy Tail: Part 7 (Blu-ray)
$26.99
Reality Bites (Blu-ray)
$9.96
Persona 4 the Animation: Collection 1 (Blu-ray)
$26.99
Gambit (Blu-ray)
$21.98


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 (31539)
 Adventure (24106)
 Animation (7322)
 Anime (3607)
 Biography (3277)
 Comedy (23847)
 Comic book (4192)
 Coming of age (1474)
 Crime (16834)
 Dark humor (3204)
 Documentary (4437)
 Drama (38026)
 Epic (4573)
 Erotic (868)
 Family (10513)
 Fantasy (13609)
 Film-Noir (1047)
 Foreign (5122)
 Heist (1486)
 History (4972)
 Holiday (1094)
 Horror (11686)
 Imaginary (801)
 Martial arts (2785)
 Melodrama (2046)
 Music (7592)
 Musical (3289)
 Mystery (9613)
 Nature (1698)
 Other (658)
 Period (5849)
 Psychological thriller (2710)
 Romance (13805)
 Sci-Fi (15135)
 Short (322)
 Sport (2472)
 Supernatural (3469)
 Surreal (1170)
 Teen (2805)
 Thriller (28520)
 War (4918)
 Western (2073)

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


Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray

United States
Fox Studio Classics 20th Century Fox | 1961 | 105 min | Rated PG | Oct 08, 2013

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (37.49 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.36:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.35:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 4.0 (48kHz, 24-bit)
Spanish: Dolby Digital 2.0
French: Dolby Digital Mono
Music: Dolby Digital 2.0
Note: DD 2.0 224 kbps; DD Mono ...

Subtitles
English SDH, French, Spanish, Japanese, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish

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

Playback
Region A (B, C untested)

Price
List price: $24.99, Price history
Amazon: $13.99 (Save 44%)
New from: $12.98 (Save 48%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea on Blu-ray

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.2
/10
21
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 4.0 of 54.0
Extras 2.5 of 52.5
Be the first to review it!

Movie appeal

 
Adventure100%
Sci-Fi100%

47%
popularity
401
collections
15
fans




Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea

 (1961)

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray delivers great video and audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

Admiral Nelson takes a brand new atomic submarine through its paces. When the Van Allen radiation belt catches fire, the admiral must find a way to beat the heat or watch the world go up in smoke.

For more about Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea and the Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray release, see Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Starring: Walter Pidgeon, Joan Fontaine, Barbara Eden, Peter Lorre, Robert Sterling, Michael Ansara
Director: Irwin Allen

» See full cast & crew


Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is presented on Blu-ray courtesy of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment with an AVC encoded 1080p transfer in 2.36:1. This is another generally very commendable looking transfer of a 'Scope film that benefits from elements in very good shape. The image, while not razor sharp, is well defined and precise, with excellent fine detail showing up in things like Fontaine's tufted dresses and some of the props aboard the Seaview. The higher resolution of the Blu-ray does reveal some of the literal seams in some of the process photography, but even the use of heavy filters in several sequences doesn't materially affect the detail in the image, though that said, many of the underwater sequences are understandably very murky looking, with little depth or detail. Contrast is solid and stable throughout this presentation. My one niggling qualm with this presentation is the color. The elements may have faded, if only slightly, and there's a somewhat pallid look to the film. This is a matter of degrees, and perhaps pretty minor degrees, but the film just does not look overly vivid. I'm not privy to what efforts Fox went to to prepare this for Blu-ray release, but I couldn't help but wonder if a little judicious tinkering by a skilled telecine colorist working with an appropriate reference might have ameliorated some of these issues. The good news is that there doesn't appear to have been any over aggressive digital tweaking here, and I personally spotted no signs of edge enhancement or DNR.


Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea features a lossless DTS-HD Master Audio 4.0 track which quite faithfully reproduces the film's original 4 track stereo mix. The film's soundtrack has been somewhat problematic on previous home video releases, and while most of those issues have been dealt with, there's still a slightly brittle sound to some of the dialogue, if only at times. The best part of this track is the wonderfully consistent surround activity with regard to the great sound effects. The "ping" of radar and gurgling sounds of water wash through the side channels, and even routine dialogue moments are given great spatial clarity and directionality. I know many people are actually fond of Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea's theme song (crooned by Frankie Avalon), and its Paul Sawtell-Bert Shefter score, and for those folks, the good news is the music sounds fine and in fact also is splayed nicely through the channels. Personally, I find the theme song a really silly attempt to mine the title of the film (perhaps second only to another hapless Fox theme song evidently required to work the film's title into its lyric, Beloved Infidel).



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »


Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray, News and Updates



Fox to Release Two Classic Adventure Films - August 1, 2013

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has officially announced that it will bring to Blu-ray two classic adventure films: Richard Fleischer's Fantastic Voyage (1966) and Irwin Allen's Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961). The two releases will be available ...


Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post



Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Blu-ray


$24.99 $13.99


Buy Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea 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. Mallrats
2. Frozen
3. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
4. RoboCop
5. Gravity
6. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
7. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
8. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
9. Looney Tunes Platinum Collection: V...
10. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
11. Gravity 3D
12. Despicable Me 2
13. The Wolf of Wall Street
14. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3D
15. Ride Along

Trending in Theaters
1. Captain America: The Winter Soldier
2. Transcendence
3. The Raid 2
4. Frozen
5. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
6. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
7. RoboCop
8. Noah
9. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
10. The LEGO Movie
11. Oculus
12. Under the Skin
13. Rio 2
14. The Grand Budapest Hotel
15. Ride Along

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Frozen
2.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
3.  Frozen Planet
4.  Gravity
5.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Third...
6.  The Pirate Fairy
7.  The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
8.  RoboCop
9.  Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
10.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3D
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  RoboCop
2.  Lone Survivor
3.  The Lego Movie
4.  Sorcerer
5.  The Lego Movie
6.  Noah
7.  The Monuments Men
8.  True Detective: The Complete First ...
9.  Pompeii 3D
10.  The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Frozen
$23.76, Save 47%
2.  Frozen Planet
$14.99, Save 73%
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Third...
$34.99, Save 56%
4.  The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  RoboCop
$5.00, Save 75%
6.  The Wolf of Wall Street
$19.96, Save 50%
7.  The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
$19.99, Save 50%
8.  Ender's Game
$17.96, Save 55%
9.  Ben-Hur / The Ten Commandments
$9.99, Save 50%
10.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Secon...
$39.99, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


RoboCop

 United States


$19.99 $5.00





Frozen Planet

 United States


$54.98 $14.99





Seven

 United States


$9.98 $4.99





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