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Jigsaw Arrives on Digital HD 1/9 and 4K, Blu-ray and DVD 1/23

Jigsaw Arrives on Digital HD 1/9 and 4K, Blu-ray and DVD 1/23

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The Trap Is Set When Jigsaw Returns on Digital January 9

and 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-rayCombo Pack and DVD on January 23 from Lionsgate

 

4K Ultra HD™ to include both Dolby Vision™ and Dolby Atmos®

Jigsaw_4K_3D-copyThe Jigsaw Killer is back and taking his signature brand of twisted scenarios to the next level when Jigsaw arrives on Digital January 9 and on 4K Ultra HD (plus Blu-ray and Digital), Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital), DVD, and On Demand January 23 from Lionsgate. Renown genre directors Michael and Peter Spierig (Daybreakers, Undead) and writers Josh Stolberg and Peter Goldfinger reinvigorate one of the most successful horror franchises of all time with their latest installment starring Tobin Bell (Manson Family Vacation, The Firm, The SAW franchise), Laura Vandervoot (TV’s “Smallville” and “V”), Callum Keith Rennie (TV’s “The Man in the High Castle,” “Californication,” Memento), Brittany Allen (It Stains the Sands Red), Matt Passmore (TV’s “The Glades”), and Hannah Emily Anderson (TV’s “Lizzy Borden Took an Ax”).

In the latest terrifying installment of the legendary SAW series, law enforcement find itself chasing the ghost of a man dead for over a decade, embroiled in a diabolical new game that’s only just begun.  Has John Kramer, the infamous Jigsaw Killer, returned from the dead to commit a series of murders and remind the world to be grateful for the gift of life?  Or is this a trap set by a different killer with designs of their own?

Immerse yourself within Jigsaw’s world with the release’s extensive Special Features, including an all-new 7-Part Documentary, an Audio Commentary with Producers Mark Burg, Oren Koules, and Peter Block, and “The Choice is Yours: Exploring the Props” featurette. The 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray versions feature Dolby Atmos audio mixed specifically for the home, to place and move audio anywhere in the room, including overhead. The 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray also features Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR), growing Lionsgate’s library of titles featuring both Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos. Dolby Vision transforms the TV experience in the home by delivering greater brightness and contrast, as well as a fuller palette of rich colors. Together with the captivating sound of Dolby Atmos, consumers will experience both cutting-edge imaging and state-of-the-art sound technology for a fully immersive entertainment experience.

The must-see Jigsaw will be available on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, and DVD for the suggested retail price of $42.99, $39.99, and $29.95, respectively.

4K UHD / BLU-RAY SPECIAL FEATURES

Audio Commentary with Producers Mark Burg, Oren Koules, and Peter Block

“I Speak for the Dead: The Legacy of Jigsaw” 7-Part Documentary

“A New Game”

“You Know His Name”

“Survival of the Fittest”

“Death by Design”

“Blood Sacrifice”

“The Source of Fear”

“The Truth Will Set You Free”

“The Choice is Yours: Exploring the Props” Featurette

DIGITAL SPECIAL FEATURES

“I Speak for the Dead: The Legacy of Jigsaw” 7-Part Documentary

“A New Game”

“You Know His Name”

“Survival of the Fittest”

“Death by Design”

“Blood Sacrifice”

“The Source of Fear”

“The Truth Will Set You Free”

“The Choice is Yours: Exploring the Props” Featurette

 

DVD SPECIAL FEATURES

Audio Commentary with Producers Mark Burg, Oren Koules, and Peter Block

“The Choice is Yours: Exploring the Props” Featurette

STAR WAR’S DAISY RIDLEY: HORROR FILM DEBUT “SCRAWL”

STAR WAR’S DAISY RIDLEY: HORROR FILM DEBUT “SCRAWL”

CYFUNO VENTURES ACQUIRES STAR WAR’S DAISY RILDEY’S HORROR DEBUT, “SCRAWL” Cyfuno Ventures, a motion pictures sales agency, has acquired the sales rights to the comic book horror film, SCRAWL. Cyfuno Ventures negotiated the deal with SCRAWL’s producer, Peter Hearn. SCRAWL tells the story of a young man and his friend who find their comic book’s… Continue Reading

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Trailer for “Asylum of Fear” hits

Trailer for “Asylum of Fear” hits

Asylum of Fear is a feature horror/thriller being release worldwide January 9th, 2018 through Gravitas Ventures on VOD, Streaming, Blu-ray, and DVD. Produced by Evil Iguana Productions based out of Chicago, it was directed by Craig Deering and stars Maurice Demus, Callie Stephens, James Doherty, Michael Medford, and Allen Murphy. Continue Reading

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Short Horror “Burn Time” – The Worst Sunburn Imaginable

Short Horror “Burn Time” – The Worst Sunburn Imaginable

From the press release: ” Burn Time is the sixth and final short film in the web series Ao-terror-oa, an anthology of New Zealand themed horror movies, jointly funded by Youtube and New Zealand On Air and created by H2Ow Productions. Set in 1985, Burn Time depicts a nightmarish vision of the worst sunburn imaginable,… Continue Reading

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‘THE RIZEN’ INVADES VOD THIS JANUARY!

‘THE RIZEN’ INVADES VOD THIS JANUARY!

A door to unspeakable horror opens this January. Laura Swift (The Snowman), Sally Phillips (the Bridget Jones series), Bruce Payne (Warlock III, Passenger 57), Julian Rhind-Tutt (Lucy), Tom Goodman Hill (Everest) and The Young Ones’ Adrian Edmondson star in writer-director Matt Mitchell’s “fast-paced and thoroughly entertaining”* action-horror The Rizen, invading VOD this January from Uncork’d… Continue Reading

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Vestron’s Class of 1999 Coming to Blu-ray 1/30

Vestron’s Class of 1999 Coming to Blu-ray 1/30

The ultimate teaching machine spirals out of control when the Vestron Video Collector’s Series releases the sci-fi thriller Class of 1999, arriving for the first time on limited edition Blu-ray™ on January 30 from Lionsgate. A high school principal employs robotic teachers to keep order in an inner-city school, but when the androids become deadly,… Continue Reading

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Explore Immortality in Debut Sci-Fi Thriller “Chimera”

Explore Immortality in Debut Sci-Fi Thriller “Chimera”

Praxis Media Ventures is proud to announce the completion of the science-fiction thriller Chimera, created by first-time writer-director Maurice Haeems, produced by Jay Sitaram and Eric B. Fleischman, and starring Emmy-nominee Henry Ian Cusick (Lost), Oscar-nominee Kathleen Quinlan (Apollo 13), and LGBT-rights advocate Erika Ervin a.k.a. Amazon Eve(American Horror Story). Chimera is the story of Dr. Quint, a brilliant but disturbed scientist who must freeze his children alive in order to arrest the progression of… Continue Reading

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Giallo-inspired modern thriller “Clickbait” gets a teaser poster

Giallo-inspired modern thriller “Clickbait” gets a teaser poster

You only die once!   A college student who will do just about anything for Internet fame is kidnapped by a fan, and her reluctant roommate is the only one who can save her. Clickbait tells the story of Bailey and Emma, roommates who have conflicting philosophical views on fame in the Internet age. Just… Continue Reading

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A Legacy of Fear – New documentary about the fabled “Flatwoods Monster”

A Legacy of Fear – New documentary about the fabled “Flatwoods Monster”

In 1952 five children were playing football in a small town called Flatwoods, WV when a strange object appeared above them. Streaking across the sky, they watched it crest a nearby hill, slow and then descend just over the top of the ridge. What followed after their sighting has become one of the most infamous… Continue Reading

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Horror “The Crossbreed” Garners More Critical Acclaim

Horror “The Crossbreed” Garners More Critical Acclaim

Turkish famous director Biray Dalkiran’s (known for film triology “Purgatory”, “Heaven”, “Hell” and tv series “Evidence”) first movie in USA expected release date of beginning of 2018, “The Crossbreed”wins awards from every film festival accepted. Last month Angela Durazo won “Best Actress Award” at “Independent Horror Movie Awards”. “The Crossbreed” was also nominated for Best Feature, Best Writing, Best Music and Best Twist.… Continue Reading

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