Darkest Hour

Although it does have a 4K master, the media was shot in less than 4K using a high-quality camera.  Even films shot with a 3.4K camera have more than three times the pixels as an ordinary 1080p Blu-ray.  These titles should see a noticeable improvement over a standard Blu-ray.  Check the information below to see if the studios have upgraded the video with HDR or added immersive Dolby Atmos or DTS:X audio tracks.

  • Shot in 3.4K
  • Digital Intermediate at 4K*


the darkest hour ultra hd

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.

Director - Joe Wright

Cast - Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas, Ben Mendelsohn, Ronald Pickup

4K UHD unannounced for the USA currently.

DI Source (paywall) - ASC Magazine January 2018 (Page 66) - They made a 2K DCP for theaters and two 4K HDR/DV versions.