The 4K Ultra HD releases are ramping up again – yay! – with six hitting this past month. Check out these recent Australian releases in our 4K April 2021 round-up.

4K Ultra HD of the month

4K April 2021 - Akira

Akira

Akira: Limited Edition
Release date: April 21

Katsuhiro Otomo’s absolutely classic animated feature made its way to 4K Ultra HD, in a super-stylish limited edition three-disc set that packs in the movie in native 4K, a bonus Blu-ray with the movie and another one that’s packed with bonus features, plus a glossy 40-page booklet. Read our review of this brilliant set here.

Buy now at JB Hi-Fi

What other new releases hit 4K Ultra HD in April?

4K April 2021 - Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV

4K April 2021 - Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XVKingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV
Release date: April 7

The epic 2016 film based on the classic game series arrived on 4K with HDR enhancement and DTD-HD Master Audio 5.1 sound. A selection of featurettes are included on a handy bonus standard Blu-ray.

Buy now at JB Hi-Fi

4K April 2021 - Resident Evil: Apocalypse

4K April 2021 - Resident Evil: ApocalypseResident Evil: Apocalypse
Release date: April 7

The gaps in local Resident Evil 4K releases were filled this month, and Milla Jovovich’s second trip as Alice arrived with an HDR enhanced picture coupled with Dolby Atmos audio. The 4K disc offers two cuts of the film – theatrical, or the four minute longer extended – plus two trailers. The bonus standard Blu-ray packs in three commentaries, featurettes and deleted scenes.

Buy now at JB Hi-Fi

4K April 2021 - Resident Evil: Extinction

4K April 2021 - Resident Evil: ExtinctionResident Evil: Extinction
Release date: April 7

It was time for the third Resident Evil flick to hit 4K, and it did so with HDR enhanced vision and Dolby Atmos sound. Bonuses on the 4K disc include a featurette and trailers, while the included standard Blu-ray gives us a commentary from director Russell Mulcahy, featurettes and more.

Buy now at JB Hi-Fi

4K April 2021 - Resident Evil: Retribution

4K April 2021 - Resident Evil: RetributionResident Evil: Retribution
Release date: April 7

The fifth Resident Evil movie popped its head up on 4K with HDR enhancement and cool Dolby Atmos audio. The 4K disc packs in a couple of featurettes and trailers, while the bonus standard Blu-ray features everything from two audio commentaries to deleted scenes, outtakes and more featurettes.

Buy now at JB Hi-Fi

4K April 2021 - Monster Hunter

4K April 2021 - Monster HunterMonster Hunter
Release date: April 28

Milla’s latest cinematic thrill ride brings all the monster hunting action to 4K Ultra HD via a stunning HDR enhanced transfer that’s accompanied by storming Dolby Atmos sound. The 4K disc also packs in a handful of featurettes and some deleted scenes, which can also be found on the handy bonus standard Blu-ray.

Buy now at JB Hi-Fi

 

That’s another six titles for our ever-growing 4K collections. Remember, stay tuned to STACK for all the latest 4K news!

Meanwhile, have you checked out our 4K Ultra HD specifications guide? Bookmark it, as we update it regularly with all the latest 4K/2K, HDR/Dolby Vision and best sound format info for all the latest 4K Ultra HD releases in Australia.