May 14th is the release of Ghostbusters yet again on Blu-ray. This time it’s being presented in 4K and promises to have a much more crisper and clearer transfer that what was seen in the 2009 release.
A user over at forum.blu-ray.com has already received his copy and took the below screen grabs of the film:
Be sure to click here to view additional images from the transfer.
We’ve also managed to put together a few comparison shots, hopefully to help anyone who’s on the fence.
We’d also like the clarify that this release only features the film. No extras are included.
Still curious on what’s the difference between your regular 2009 copy of Ghostbusters and this 4K release? Here’s Sony’s press release on the film:
The Blu-ray “Mastered in 4K” collection will set a new standard for Blu-ray HD picture and sound, creating the ultimate 1080p home entertainment experience. Created from the highest quality 4K source materials with new expanded color*, consumers can enjoy a brilliant picture with exquisite detail using their existing Blu-ray player or PlayStation®3. The Blu-ray “Mastered in 4K” collection is optimized so that 4K Ultra HD TV owners can take full advantage of the new 4K upscaling technology, delivering an outstanding near-4K experience. “Mastered in 4K” Blu-rays also work with all 1080p HDTVs for spectacular high definition picture and sound.
*Expanded color requires xvYCC-compatible TV and Blu-ray player
Why “Mastered in 4K” Blu-ray?
• Get the best Blu-ray picture possible, mastered from 4K source materials
• Push your TV to the limit with a high bitrate digital transfer for an immersive visual experience
• Ideal solution for new 4K TV owners and great for Blu-ray collectors