073. First Man

We look at newer biography this week on MOVIES in 4K titled First Man starring Ryan Gosling and Claire Foy portraying the heroic astronaut Neil Armstrong and his wife. This flick has a long runtime clocking in over 2 hours and 20 minutes. Is there enough “meat on the bone” here to justify the length? How interesting was the man that was the first to walk on the moon? Does the variety of cameras used for filming work here? Does this movie shine on 4K? How about the Dolby Atmos track? Are there a lot of special features on this two disc set? Click play to find out all of the answers to those questions plus much, much more!

MOVIES in 4K is where BillChete and Lady Phantom review, discuss, analyze, criticize and often times debate one movie that has been released on the 4K Blu-ray format each and every episode. Guiding you on the merit of the movie with recommendations and on the purchasing power of physical media.

Episode 073 breakdown of “First Man (2018)

Movie Rating  
BillChete: 2 (Avoid) Lady Phantom: 6 (Avoid)

4K Blu-ray Disc Grade  
BillChete: F (Unworthy) Lady Phantom: F (Unworthy)

Average 4K Disc Grade