4K Ultra HD releases – new in November

Are you ready for the biggest month in 4K Ultra HD releases ever in Australia? Strap yourselves in for 27 movies new to the format, along with six compilations. Without any further ado, here goes with our 4K November 2018 rundown!

 
4K Ultra HD of the month

The Meg
Release date: November 28

Grab one really big shark in prehistoric monster the megaladon, add one really big action star in Jason Statham, mix them together and have fun! The Dolby Atmos soundtrack on this one will certainly help with the fun factor of this upscaled 2K transfer with both Dolby Vision and standard HDR encoding. Also, swim into JB for their exclusive steelbook. Here’s our original movie review.
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What other new releases are hitting 4K Ultra HD in November?

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
Release date: November 7

Yep, here we go again with more ABBA singalongs – plus, Cher! HWGA hits in an upscaled 2K presentaton with both Dolby Vision and HDR, accompanied by Dolby Atmos audio. Check out our original movie review right about here.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

The Spy Who Dumped Me
Release date: November 7

Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon star in this action-fest with added comedy, coming to 4K via a 2K upscaled transfer featuring, once again, Dolby Vision/HDR and a Dolby Atmos audio experience. Keep that Atmos coming, we say! Our review of the movie can be found right here.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Superman: The Movie
Release date: November 7

It isn’t a bird, nor a plane, it’s 4K Superman! This one’s set to be a native 4K transfer with, once again, Dolby Vision/HDR and a shiny new Dolby Atmos sound mix. We can’t wait to take this one up, up and away on our setup and bring you a review.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Clear and Present Danger
Release date: November 7

Five flicks featuring Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan in various guises hit this month. This one will be in pure 4K with Dolby Vision and HDR, accompanied by a Dolby TrueHD 5.1 audio mix. Stay tuned for our review.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Release date: November 7

Jack number two will hit 4K via an upscaled 2K transfer with DV/HDR and DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 sound. There’s also a director’s commentary. We hope to have a review for you soon.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Patriot Games
Release date: November 7

Jack three returns us to native 4K, also with Dolby Vision/HDR and a Dolby TrueHD 5.1 sound mix. Yep, we’ll be reviewing it soon.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

The Hunt for Red October
Release date: November 7

Jack four brings us Sean Connery in native 4K, with DV/HDR and another Dolby TrueHD 5.1 mix. This one will also have a commentary, and we’ll be reviewing it as soon as we’ve waterproofed our AV gear.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

The Sum of All Fears
Release date: November 7

Rounding out this month’s Jack Ryan experience is this pure 4K (with, you guessed it, Dolby Vision/HDR) presentation, which will be accompanied by Dolby TrueHD 5.1 audio and two commentaries. Review, soon, etc.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

The Avengers: 3 Movie Collection
Release date: November 7

Want all three Avengers movies so far in one neat little package? This one’s a JB exclusive, and you can check out our reviews here, here, and here.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Ant-Man and the Wasp
Release date: November 14

Say hello to our little friends in an upscaled 2K presentation featuring HDR, accompanied by a Dolby Atmos soundtrack. Also look out for JB’s exclusive steelbook. Our review of the movie is right here.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

The Equalizer 2
Release date: November 14

Denzel’s back looking out for the little guys and gals, and we can watch him work via a 2K upscaled release with Dolby Vision and HDR support that we’re led to believe will also have Dolby Atmos doing its sonic thing. Catch our movie review right here.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Bad Boys
Release date: November 14

Whatcha gonna do when this 4K disc comes for you? Hopefully revel in the native 4K transfer with HDR that’s accompanied by a new Dolby Atmos sound experience. This is high on our whatcha gonna review list.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Bad Boys II
Release date: November 14

The sequel hits the same day, also with a pure 4K, HDR-bolstered transfer that accompanies a Dolby Atmos sound mix. We’re keen to review this one, too.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Braveheart
Release date: November 14

Enjoy the freedom to watch Mel Gibson’s epic via HDR-enhanced native 4K with a new Dolby Atmos sound mix. Plus, there’s a commentary from Gibson. We’ll be reviewing this one real soon.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Hook
Release date: November 14
Robin Williams and Dustin Hoffman are set to go at it in pure 4K (with HDR), with lovely Dolby Atmos audio. We reckon this will be a fun one to review… soon.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Wreck-It Ralph
Release date: November 14

As Ralph prepares to break the internet, we get to see his original adventure via a 2K upscaled presentation with HDR, accompanied by a Dolby Atmos mix that’s got a lot more bits than Fix-It Felix’s game. This is another on our “can’t wait to review” list.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Transformers: 5 Film Pack
Release date: November 14

All five Michael Bay Transformers flicks in one very handy and actiontastic box (that sadly doesn’t metamorphosise into a salad bowl or something like that). Check out the various specs here.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Justice League: Throne of Atlantis
Release date: November 21

The latest DC animated feature to hit 4K will see Aquaman and pals visit us via a 2K upscale with HDR that features DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1. We’ll have a review to you ASAP.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

X-Men: 3 Film Collection
Release date: November 21

Finally, the first three X-Men movies come to 4K – only a little later than originally expected. We believe that they’ll all be in native 4K with HDR and DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 mixes, but will confirm once we know for sure. We also hope to review this super trio as soon as we can.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

X-Men: Beginnings Trilogy
Release date: November 21

What’s the first box without a second? The specs on these three previously available releases vary quite a bit, with X-Men: Apocalypse in pure 4K with Dolby Atmos sound, X-Men: Days of Future Past in upscaled 2K with 7.1 and X-Men: First Class in upscaled 2K with 5.1 sound. All are standard HDR-enhanced.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Incredibles 2
Release date: November 28

Brad Bird’s well-received super sequel will burst onto 4K via an upscaled, HDR-enhanced 2K transfer – making animated features in pure 4K is exxy, even for Disney-Pixar – with Dolby Atmos doing the sonic honours. Here’s our orginal movie review. Also, check out JB for their exclusive steelbook edition.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

The Incredibles – 2 Movie Collection
Release date: November 28

Two incredible movies, one incredible box set – Incredibles! Get a hold of this super double dose of The Incredibles exclusively at JB Hi-Fi.
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Mission: Impossible – Fallout
Release date: November 28

Watch Tom Cruise risk his life – again – to entertain us via this latest M:I instalment. Watch him do it in native 4K, too, which will be both Dolby Vision and HDR enhanced with a Dolby Atmos audio experience. This one also has a swanky steelbook, exclusive to JB Hi-Fi. Here’s our movie review.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Mission: Impossible – 6 Movie Pack
Release date: November 28

Watch Tom Cruise risk life and limb six times! Grab all your specs here, or in our mega five-movie 4K Ultra HD review here.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Divergent
Release date: November 28

The Divergent trilogy hits Australia on 4K at last. This one will be an HDR-enhanced 2K upscale, accompanied by DTS:X sound. We’ll bring you a review ASAP.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Insurgent
Release date: November 28

Part two of the Divergent trilogy will come to us via an upscaled 2K presentation with HDR, and Dolby Atmos audio. Another one that we’ll review as soon as we can.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Allegiant
Release date: November 28

Part three of the movie trilogy will also be an HDR-enhanced 2K presentation, with Dolby Atmos audio. You know the drill with review intentions by now.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Escape Plan
Release date: November 28

Sly and Arnie get down to business in a Dolby Vision/HDR bolstered 2K presentation with Dolby Atmos and oodles of extras. We’ll bring you a review of this one, too.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Gods of Egypt
Release date: November 28

Nope, it isn’t Kurt Russell in Escape from New York, but this sure is an action spectacular. It’ll hit with HDR-enhanced 2K vision and a DTS:X soundtrack. Yep, we’ll review this one too – sleep is overrated!
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

RED 2
Release date: November 28

While there’s no news on RED in 4K locally, we will be getting its sequel. Another 2K upscale with Dolby Vision and Atmos sound, this one also has a pleasing array of extras on-disc. We loved this originally, so look forward to revisiting it for review.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

The Last Witch Hunter
Release date: November 28

Vin Diesel will be hunting for witches in native 4K, complete with HDR and DTS:X audio. We’re looking forward to reviewing this guilty pleasure.
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
Release date: November 28

Luc Besson’s incredible space epic that you either adore or, well, don’t hits via a 2K upscale with Dolby Vision/HDR enhancement, Dolby Atmos audio and a raft of extras. Bring it on for review, we say!
Buy now at JB Hi-Fi
 
Is that a big enough release month for you?! Wow! While we give ourselves a finger massage after all this typing, remember to stay tuned to STACK for all the latest in 4K Ultra HD news.
Also, make sure to check out 4K Ultra HD releases – what you may have missed in October.
Meanwhile, have you encountered our 4K Ultra HD specifications guide yet? Bookmark it, as we update it regularly with all the latest 4K/2K, HDR/Dolby Vision and best sound format specifications for all the latest releases in Australia.
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