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Jumping The Broom DVD and Blu-ray Release Date

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

An all-star ensemble cast headlines the romantic comedy Jumping the Broom, debuting on Blu-ray™ and DVD August 9th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The film explores the universal themes of passion, love and family when two families of different backgrounds come together for a wedding. The star-studded cast includes Academy Award® nominee Angela Basset (Best Actress, What’s Love Got To Do With It, 1993), Mike Epps (Faster, The Hangover), Paula Patton (Precious), Laz Alonso (Just Wright, This Christmas), Loretta Devine (For Colored Girls, Death at a Funeral) and Julie Bowen (TV’s “Modern Family”). Bonus materials include commentary and two behind-the-scenes featurettes: “You’re Invited: Behind the Scenes” and “Honoring the Tradition of Jumping the Broom.” Jumping the Broom will be available on Blu-ray and on DVD August 9, 2011.


Blu-ray and DVD Bonus Features Include:
§ Commentary with Director Salim Akil, Paula Patton and Laz Alonso

§ “You’re Invited: Behind the Scenes” Featurette

§ “Honoring the Tradition of Jumping the Broom” Featurette

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Screen Gems and Tristar Pictures 2011 Film Preview

Friday, December 24th, 2010

THE ROOMMATE
In theaters on February 4
(Screen Gems)

Director:Christian E. Christiansen
Cast: Leighton Meester, Minka Kelly, Cam Gigandet, Aly Michalka, Danneel Harris, Frances Fisher and Billy Zane

A psychological thriller about a deranged college freshman (Leighton Meester) who becomes obsessed with her new roommate (Minka Kelly).

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JUMPING THE BROOM
In theaters on May 6
(Tristar Pictures )

Director: Salim Akil
Cast: Angela Bassett, Paula Patton, Laz Alonzo, Tasha Smith, Julie Bowen, Valarie Pettiford, Romeo Miller, Mike Epps

A collision of worlds when two African-American families from divergent socioeconomic backgrounds get together one weekend in Martha’s Vineyard for a wedding.

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PRIEST
In theaters on May 13
(Screen Gems)

Director: Scott Stewart
Cast: Paul Bettany, Karl Urban, Cam Gigandet, Maggie Q, Lilly Collins, Brad Dourif, Stephan Moyer, Christopher Plummer

PRIEST, a western-fused post-apocalyptic thriller, is set in an alternate world — one ravaged by centuries of war between man and vampires. The story revolves around a legendary Warrior Priest (Paul Bettany) from the last Vampire War who now lives in obscurity among the other downtrodden human inhabitants in walled-in dystopian cities ruled by the Church. When his niece (Lily Collins) is abducted by a murderous pack of vampires, Priest breaks his sacred vows to venture out on an obsessive quest to find her before they turn her into one of them. He is joined on his crusade by his niece’s boyfriend (Cam Gigandet), a trigger-fingered young wasteland sheriff, and a former Warrior Priestess (Maggie Q) who possesses otherworldly fighting skills.

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FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS
In theaters on July 22
(Screen Gems)

Director: Will Gluck
Cast:Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman, Bryan Greenberg, Richard Jenkins and Woody Harrelson

A young female headhunter (Mila Kunis) in New York convinces a potential recruit (Justin Timberlake) to accept a job in the Big Apple. Despite an attraction to each other, both realize they¹re everything they¹ve been running from in a relationship and decide to see what happens if they leave emotion out of it and keep it strictly physical.

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STRAW DOGS
In theaters on September 16
(Screen Gems)

Director: Rod Lurie
Cast: Kate Bosworth, James Marsden, Alexander Skargard

Rod Lurie’s remake of the Sam Peckinpah classic of the same name

JUMPING THE BROOM Trailer

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

Here is the trailer from TriStar Pictures upcoming film JUMPING THE BROOM . The romantic/comedy is directed by Salim Akil , starring Angela Bassett, Paula Patton, Laz Alonso, Mike Epps, Loretta Devine, Meagan Good, Tasha Smith, DeRay Davis, Julie Bowen, Romeo Miller, Gary Dourdan, Pooch Hall, Brian Stokes Mitchell and Valarie Pettiford.

JUMPING THE BROOM hits theaters on May 6, 2011.