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STRAW DOGS DVD and Blu-ray Release Date

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

A terrorized couple is pushed to their breaking point in the intense new psychological thriller STRAW DOGS, unleashed on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital December 20 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. James Marsden (X-Men), Kate Bosworth (21) and Alexander Skarsgård (TV’s “True Blood”) sizzle in this suspenseful story of a young married couple who, after being victimized by a gang of violent locals, decide to take the law into their own hands. Written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Rod Lurie (The Contender, The Last Castle) and co-starring Dominic Purcell (TV’s “Prison Break”), Willa Holland (TV’s “Gossip Girl”), and two-time Oscar® nominee James Woods* (1996, Best Supporting Actor, Ghosts of Mississippi), STRAW DOGS is a first-rate thriller fans won’t want to miss on Blu-ray and DVD. Killer bonus features include commentary with writer/director Lurie and the featurettes “Courting Controversy: Remaking a Classic,” “The Dynamics of Power: The Ensemble,” “Inside the Siege: The Ultimate Showdown” and “Creating the Sumner House: The Production Design.”


Blu-ray and DVD Bonus Material
· Commentary with Writer/Director Rod Lurie

· Courting Controversy: Remaking a Classic

· The Dynamics of Power: The Ensemble

· Inside the Siege: The Ultimate Showdown

· Creating the Sumner House: The Production Design

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STRAW DOGS Film Clips and TV Spots

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Here are three clips and two TV Spots from Screen Gems upcoming film STRAW DOGS. The thriller is directed by Rod Lurie, starring James Marsden, Kate Bosworth, Alexander Skarsgård, Dominic Purcell, Las Alonso, Willa Holland and James Woods.

STRAW DOGS hits theaters on September 16,2011.

Clips

TV Spots

Straw Dogs 40th Anniversary Blu-ray Release Date

Saturday, August 13th, 2011

How far will one man go to protect his wife and his home? One of the grittiest and controversial thrillers of all-time and banned in the United Kingdom for over 18 years, STRAW DOGS debuts on Blu-ray Disc September 6 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Released in celebration of the film’s 40th Anniversary and in anticipation of the upcoming theatrical remake, this violent and suspenseful tale from legendary director Sam Peckinpah (The Wild Bunch, The Getaway) stars two-time Academy Award® winner Dustin Hoffman* (The Graduate, Little Fockers) and Susan George (Mandingo, The House Where Evil Dwells).



STRAW DOGS Blu-ray Special Features

● Original Theatrical Trailer
● Three Original Television Spots

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STRAW DOGS Movie Trailer

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Here is the trailer from Screen Gems upcoming film STRAW DOGS. The thriller is directed by Rod Lurie, starring James Marsden, Kate Bosworth, Alexander Skarsgård, Dominic Purcell, Las Alonso, Willa Holland and James Woods.

STRAW DOGS hits theaters on September 16,2011.

David and Amy Sumner (James Marsden and Kate Bosworth), a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife, return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father’s death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts re-emerge with the locals, including Amy’s ex-boyfriend Charlie (Alexander Skarsgård), leading to a violent confrontation.

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