Tag: Shout Factory

Wonders of the Arctic UHD and 3D Blu-ray Review

Wonders of the Arctic is a serviceable documentary short produced for IMAX theaters about arctic wildlife and the impact global warming has on them. The visuals are beautifully photographed, and translate to UHD quite nicely, but the storyline is not as compelling as one would expect. Discuss in the forums.

Humpback Whales UHD and 3D Blu-ray Review

Shout Factory continues to release some noteworthy films created for IMAX screens in the UHD disc format, and MacGillivray Freeman’s Humpback Whales is no exception, and makes for another terrific demo disc for the new format. Discuss in the forums.

Rocky Mountain Express UHD Review

Although sometimes dry in its storytelling, Rocky Mountain Express tells the fascinating story of how the Canada’s first transcontinental railroad was built through the often treacherous Rocky Mountains. The film is everything you’d expect from a large format IMAX documentary, with breathtaking vistas and incredibly detailed photography. Discuss in the forums.