4l Ultra HD Steelbook: Paprika (2006)

4k Ultra HD Release Date: Feb. 20, 2024
Price: 4k Ultra HD/Blu-ray/Digital $44.85
Studio: Sony

Prepare to enter the realm of fantasy and imagination — where reality and dreams collide in a kaleidoscopic mindscape of sheer visual genius.

The 2006 magical tale Paprika–a sci-fi-infused psychological thriller is ever there was one–centers on a revolutionary machine that allows scientists to enter and record a subject’s dream. After being stolen, a fearless detective and brilliant therapist join forces to recover the device — before it falls into the hands of a “dream terrorist.”

The gripping anime thriller Paprika was the fourth and final film by acclaimed director Satoshi Kon (Perfect Blue) before his death in 2010.

Here’s a breakdown of the features on the 4K and Blu-ray formats:


-Feature presented in 4K resolution with Dolby Vision.
-Japanese Dolby Atmos + Japanese and English DTS-HD MA 5.1 audio options

Special Features:
Restoring Paprika


-Feature presented in High Definition, sourced from the 4K master.
-5.1 Japanese & English Dolby TrueHD audio

Special Features:
-Filmmaker Commentary
-Tsutsui and Kon’s Paprika – Making-Of Documentary
-A Conversation About the “Dream”
-The Dream CG World
-The Art of Fantasy
-Storyboards and Original Drawings
-Theatrical Trailers

Buy or Rent Paprika (2006)

About Laurence

Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.