If you’re into 4K Ultra HD then a wealth of new stuff arrived to keep you entertained this past month. Here’s our rundown of the latest Australian releases in our 4K October 2019 round-up.

4K Ultra HD system demo of the month

4K October 2019 - Hellboy (2004)

4K October 2019 - Hellboy (2004)Hellboy (2004)
Release date: October 16

The original – and, to many, the best – Hellboy hit home on 4K Ultra HD, celebrating the movie’s 15th anniversary, and it’s easily one of the best 4K presentations that we’ve yet seen. Boasting a sensational native 4K transfer with HDR, along with a wild new Dolby Atmos sound mix, both the 4K disc and the included standard Blu-ray are jam-packed with extra stuff. Our full review is right here.

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

4K October 2019 - Ant-Man

4K October 2019 - Ant-ManAnt-Man
Release date: October 2

The last batch of Disney/Marvel’s 4K MCU releases kicked off by keeping things small – Ant-Man small! Expect HDR enhancement and Dolby Atmos sound on this little beauty. Read our review here.

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4K October 2019 - Doctor Strange

4K October 2019 - Doctor StrangeDoctor Strange
Release date: October 2

Prepare to get all mystical, as Benedict Cumberbatch’s MCU hero arrived on 4K Ultra HD in his own movie, complete with HDR treatment and Dolby Atmos audio. Our review is right here.

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4K October 2019 - Guardians of the Galaxy

4K October 2019 - Guardians of the GalaxyGuardians of the Galaxy
Release date: October 2

BAM! Set complete, as the Guardians of the Galaxy brought us a whole lot of action with HDR enhancement, and that ace ’70s mixtape action via a Dolby Atmos experience. Our review? Right here!

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4K October 2019 - Brave

4K October 2019 - BraveBrave
Release date: October 2

Pixar’s first movie with a female lead, along with their first Disney princess in Merida, fired onto 4K Ultra HD with HDR enhancement accompanied by Dolby Atmos audio. Here‘s our review.

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4K October 2019 - Cars

4K October 2019 - CarsCars
Release date: October 2

Ka-chow! Lightning McQueen squealed onto 4K Ultra HD in his first adventure, bringing along HDR enhancement as well as rip-roaring Dolby Atmos audio for the ride. Get racing with our review, here.

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4K October 2019 - Cars 2

4K October 2019 - Cars 2Cars 2
Release date: October 2

All the spy capers – and the Michael Caine – of Cars 2 hit 4K Ultra HD, bringing the refinement of HDR along with the aural audacity of Dolby Atmos. Splendid! Our review is here.

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4K October 2019 - Finding Nemo

4K October 2019 - Finding NemoFinding Nemo
Release date: October 2

Pixar’s much-loved fishy tale paddled onto 4K Ultra HD, with all the visual delights of HDR and the aural highlights of Dolby Atmos sound. Fish out our review here.

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4K October 2019 - Finding Dory

4K October 2019 - Finding DoryFinding Dory
Release date: October 2

Just keep swimming for this Pixar sequel that concentrates on the break-out star of Finding Nemo, the one and only Dory. Her story arrived on 4K Ultra HD with HDR embellishment, along with Dolby Atmos audio. We reviewed it here.

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4K October 2019 - Inside Out

4K October 2019 - Inside OutInside Out
Release date: October 2

One of Pixar’s greatest movies – and that’s a big call – Inside Out may not be for the littlies, but for older kids it’s an utter treat, and it’s even better with the HDR and Dolby Atmos treatments afforded it here. Want the joy of a bigger review? Just click here!

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4K October 2019 - Ratatouille

4K October 2019 - RatatouilleRatatouille
Release date: October 2

As long as you can deal with there being a rat in the kitchen then you’re sure to have a très bien time with Ratatouille, especially on 4K Ultra HD with its HDR enhancement and Dolby Atmos sound. Here‘s the review that we cooked up.

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4K October 2019 - The Good Dinosaur

4K October 2019 - The Good DinosaurThe Good Dinosaur
Release date: October 2

It may be a tale about prehistoric creatures, but there’s nothing primitive about the tech on this Pixar 4K Ultra HD release, with HDR enhancement and Dolby Atmos audio. Dig up our review here.

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4K October 2019 - Maleficent

4K October 2019 - MaleficentMaleficent
Release date: October 2

Get all of your naughty fairy action with the visual enhancement of HDR and the delightful sounds afforded by a Dolby Atmos mix.

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4K October 2019 - Toy Story 4

4K October 2019 - Toy Story 4Toy Story 4
Release date: October 9

It’s the sequel that we didn’t expect, as Toy Story 3 wrapped things up quite nicely, but who can ever get enough Toy Story? The continuing adventures of Woody, Buzz, Bo and co – along with new chum Forky – hit with a beautiful native 4K transfer featuring HDR enhancement, with Dolby Atmos audio, along with the very welcome addition of two standard Blu-rays packed with extras. Read our review of the original cinema release here.

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4K October 2019 - Apocalypse Now: Final Cut - Collector's Edition

4K October 2019 - Apocalypse Now: Final Cut - Collector's EditionApocalypse Now: Final Cut – Collector’s Edition
Release date: October 16

Last month saw the standard release, now we have the incredible six-disc Collector’s Edition. Two 4K Ultra HD discs feature, delivering all three versions of the film – theatrical, Redux and Final Cut – in native 4K with Dolby Vision and standard HDR enhancement, along with a wicked new Dolby Atmos sound mix. Then there are four standard Blu-rays, including the movies, a bunch of extras and the Hearts of Darkness documentary. Check out our review of this mighty package here.

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4K October 2019 - Yesterday

4K October 2019 - YesterdayYesterday
Release date: October 16

Imagine a world without The Beatles. It isn’t easy, even if you try, but this movie does its best to give an idea how it could be. It comes to us as a fab native 4K presentation, complete with HDR (and HDR10+ if your equipment supports it). All those classic songs hit your ears via a Dolby Atmos mix, plus there’s a standard Blu-ray with sweet, sweet extra features. Read our original cinema review here.

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4K October 2019 - Spider-Man: Far from Home

4K October 2019 - Spider-Man: Far from HomeSpider-Man: Far from Home
Release date: October 23

The last instalment in the latest phase of the MCU hit home on 4K Ultra HD, slinging with it Dolby Vision/HDR visual enhancement, a Dolby Atmos sound mix and a standard Blu-ray full of extras. If you get in quick you may still be able to snaffle a limited edition JB-exclusive steelbook, too. Meanwhile, you can read our original cinema review here.

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4K October 2019 - Wonder Woman: Bloodlines

4K October 2019 - Wonder Woman: BloodlinesWonder Woman: Bloodlines
Release date: October 23

The latest instalment in the ever-burgeoning DC Animated Universe brought us everybody’s favourite Amazon, Wonder Woman. It also brought us HDR enhancement, DTS-HD 5.1 sound and a bonus Blu-ray, which includes the animated short Death. Wonder at our review here.

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4K October 2019 - The Secret Life of Pets 2

4K October 2019 - The Secret Life of Pets 2The Secret Life of Pets 2
Release date: October 30

The super-fun sequel that lets us into what our pets get up to when we’re not around arrived on 4K Ultra HD with Dolby Vision/HDR enhancement, and a wild Dolby Atmos mix. But wait, there’s more! There’s also a standard Blu-ray overflowing with fun bonus features – including two mini movies. Should you wish, you can read our original cinema review here.

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That’s another bumper month for 4K Ultra HD, and a huge one for fans of Pixar in particular. 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.