. The bass is smooth and never crosses into rocky territory, giving a great heft to the louder music scenes throughout the film. Gosling and Stone deliver outstanding performances and yes, actually sang and danced on their own, in addition to playing their own instruments. Producer : Fred Berger, Jordan Horowitz, Marc Platt. It's an incredible viewing experience. It's all well balanced and literally music to your ears.
Gosling's facial hair also stands out as well. Skin tones also look fantastic and natural as well. The colors and choreography are just incredible and pave the way for the rest of the film. The cast and crew discuss how it was to film the fun party and all the choreography that went into shooting it. Once the main menu booted, though, there were no further problems. You'll feel like you're in the middle of a rocking concert at some points or in between a personal conversation with the two lead actors.
Damien Chazelle was directed this movie and starring by Ryan Gosling. The same goes for all the reds, blues, and greens here. Audio Commentary - Director Damien Chazelle and composer Justin Hurwitz deliver an informative commentary track where they discuss what it was like to make the film. It's nice once in a while to have a light-hearted film with music and soul, rather than zombie wars and killer robots. Black levels are deep and inky in each scene where the spotlight might shine on one person and everything else fades to varying degrees of black.
Detail and colors are definitely upgraded from the standard Blu-ray release. The Blu-rays are Region A Locked. Stitching in the costumes can be seen as well as makeup blemishes on all the actor's faces. This film really highlights Chazelle's talent, as each dance and music number is perfectly scored, choreographed with excellent attention to detail. The song and dance numbers are excellent and have soul with Gosling and Stone perfectly performing them in each scene.
At first, she's sitting in her car with the yellow dress looking a little flat with muted yellows due to the shadows and darkness inside the car. Director Damien Chazelle's Hollywood musical premiered last year to rapturous critical and commercial success, grossing. With modern Los Angeles as a backdrop, it explores the music of everyday life, which is more important: once in the life of love or attention. This audio presentation is such a delight to listen to and fully captures the essence and music of the movie in each moment. The music kicks in and fully engulfs the soundstage with excellent highs and lows throughout. Bringing you all the best reviews of high definition entertainment.
Individual strands of hair can be seen easily on the actor's faces, particularly the many different strands of red and orange on Stone's head. Softer dialogue is clear and easy to follow along with and free of any pops, cracks, and hiss. Chazelle really hit home with Whiplash, but La La Land is a more light-hearted take on music and love as a musician Gosling and actress Stone cross paths in Los Angeles, fall in love, and sees if their relationship stands the test of time and fame as both struggle to make it in their respective fields. The extras are all worth watching, leaving this release Highly Recommended! The opening of the film is shot on a highway bridge in sunny Los Angeles with tons of colorful dresses and wardrobe pieces that just brighten this image up. A few trailers play before the menu startup. Founded in April 2006, High-Def Digest is the ultimate guide for High-Def enthusiasts who demand only the best that money can buy.
Right of the bat, the surrounds kick into high gear with tons of cars honking from all over the place and with varying degrees of volume, depending on how far off camera they are. Some folks see it as strongly as I do, while it hardly seems to register with others, which may suggest some of us have some kind of visual cortex wiring that makes us more prone to seeing it. There are some elements that might look a little soft, but that's a style choice to give a somewhat fantasy element to the image. While it's pronounced at times keep your eye on the blue wall behind Mia during that fantastic scene where she's interrupted giving the audition where she's supposedly on a phone call , it resolves organically and gives this presentation a really healthy and natural appearance. Some releases have had really noisy looking grain, but that's not the case with La La Land. Nothing looks flat here as the filmic aspect is kept up, which is always nice. Overview Sick of serving coffee to movie stars, Mia is an aspiring actress rushing around Los Angeles to audition for the big break that will finally let her quit her day job; Sebastian plays jazz piano at dive bars while waiting to be discovered.
More often than not, those types of films are taking up all of the auditoriums at your local movie theater. The more earthy tones show up in Gosling's apartment or in the restaurant lounge where he plays the piano with great browns, yellows, and assorted Christmas lights around. Director: Writer: Starring: , , , , , Producers: , , , , , ». Updated daily and in real-time, we track all high-def disc news and release dates, and review the latest disc titles. You can also get an instant mobile notification with our iPhone- or Android app. Release : September 12, 2016 Country : United States of America.
All of the music from the film is discussed here. The picture is just radiant from start to finish in this colorful musical film. La La Land is a perfect blend of comedy, drama, music, and one breathtaking visual experience after another. Wide shots show every palm tree leaf and vine perfectly without every going soft. This film will be watched over and over again for many years to come. The discs are housed in a hard, black plastic case with a cardboard sleeve too.
La La Land 2016 Screenshots from another edition of Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart. These two fall head-over-heels in love with each other but when their careers start to take off, their new found success puts their romance to the test. The apps are synchronized with your account at Blu-ray. Detail has an uptick as well here. There are no major signs of any compression issues or video noise here, leaving this video presentation with excellent marks. And I personally continue to experience rather pronounced judder at times during lateral pans like the long one that opens the freeway sequence. They discuss the choreography and how they shot it on location.