Waterworld

Waterworld

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Our best guess for you: 3 stars

Average of 1453 ratings: 3.0 Stars

1995 M Contains violence and offensive language.

Beyond the horizon lies the secret to a new beginning.

Kevin Costner, Dennis Hopper and Jeanne Tripplehorn star in a "10+!" (Gary Franklin, KCOP), turbocharged action-adventure epic, unmatched in sheer excitement and heart-pounding suspense. In this futuristic thriller, Earth is covered with water and the human race struggles to survive on dilapidated boats and makeshift floating cities. Costner portrays a drifter who becomes caught up in the struggle between the evil Deacon (Hopper) and a child's secret key to a wondrous place called "Dryland." With refreshing humor, groundbreaking special effects and awe-inspiring action suspense, Waterworld sets a glorious high-water mark for imaginative, thrill-packed entertainment.

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Duration
130 minutes
Studio
Universal

DVD details

Screen Format
1.78:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
Zone
4
Subtitles
English for the Hearing Impaired, Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Polish, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Czech, French
Audio
English Dolby Digital 5.0, German Dolby Digital 2.0 surround-encoded, Italian Dolby Digital 2.0 surround-encoded, French Dolby Digital 5.0, Spanish Dolby Digital 2.0 surround-encoded

Blu-ray details

Screen Format
1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 1.85:1
Zone
B
Subtitles
English for the hearing impaired, French European, French Canadian, German, Castilian Spanish, LA Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Portuguese, Greek, Trad Mandarin
Audio
English DTS-HD 5.1; French European, French Canadian, German, Castilian Spanish, LA Spanish, Italian, Japanese DTS Surround 5.1

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4 by Rotoguy

Waterworld was, at the time, the most expensive film to ever be put on the big screen. Mired in controversy and plagued by production problems (including a hurricane that destroyed a portion of the... Read more

5 by TerriBez

This is one of our favorite movies of all time. Far fetched but not completely unbelievable. The sail boat and its gadgets are awesome to watch. We usually do not watch movies more than once, but this one has made our list every few years.

4 by Shinok1

Can't understand why this has only a 3 star rating on your system based on the reviews below and the movie itself. I thought it was great the first time I watched it when it first came out and it is... Read more

3.5 by dough_boy

much enjoyed. this was something different from your usual movie.

4 by Wazza41

Reviled when first released "Waterworld"s reputation has improved over the years and its actually not a bad adventure /action film.This Bluray conversion does the film proud-though not in the league... Read more

5 by Enalya

Excellent acting, and believable storyline. Well worth a look if you're a fan of 'Mad Max'. The mutant bit also very believable...could happen. I definately recommend this movie.

5 by Flying Horse

Great movie really enjoyed it! Lots of action & kept me on the edge of my seat the whole way through. Can't uderstand why this movie wasn't a big hit.

5 by Jazon

Never quite understood why people didnt like this film. its great. I would describe it as Mad max 2 with water instead of desert. With a few major differences as well of course :) If you like post apocalyptic films, this is a good one.

3 by jayncee

I saw this years ago and enjoyed it just as much second time around. Kevin Costner - another great role for him.

3 by trkefn

Big budget and almost delivers too. A classic tale of good versus evil with two distinct communities surviving the thawing of the ice caps.