Tuesday, November 4, 2014

From Prolific Writer And Director Kevin Smith, Tusk, Arrives on Blu-ray and DVD on December 30 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment


ANTA MONICA, CA (November 4, 2014) - From writer/director Kevin Smith (Clerks, Dogma, Mallrats) comes this wickedly funny modern-day monster movie that will hold you in terror as it keeps you in stitches. The highly anticipated film Tusk arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) December 30th from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Starring Michael Parks (Kill Bill: Vol. 1Kill Bill: Vol. 2, Django Unchained), Justin Long (Live Free or Die Hard, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story), Haley Joel Osment (Amazon's "Alpha House," The Sixth Sense) and Genesis Rodriguez (Identity Thief, Hours), Tusk is being called "Kevin Smith's very best work" (Variety). Tusk premiered to the world at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival as a part of the Midnight Madness program and was released theatrically by A24. 

 

A podcaster (Long) looking for a juicy story is plunged into an unpredictable, unsettling and absurd nightmare after he travels to the backwoods of Canada to meet an eccentric recluse (Parks) with a lifetime of adventures-and a disturbing fondness for walruses. 

 

The Tusk Blu-ray and DVD include deleted scenes, multiple "making of" featurettes, a career retrospective featurette with Kevin Smith, an audio commentary with Kevin Smith plus the original podcast that inspired the film. The Tusk Blu-ray and DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively. 

 

BLU-RAY/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*

  • Deleted Scenes
  • Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Kevin Smith
  • "20 Years to Tusk" featurette
  • "The Making of Tusk" featurettes
  • SModcast #259: The Walrus and The Carpenter

*Subject to change

 

*** For artwork, please visit www.lionsgatepublicity.com ***

 

PROGRAM INFORMATION

Year of Production: 2014

Title Copyright: Tusk © 2014 Big Oosik, LLC, and SModCo Inc. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2014 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Rating: R for some disturbing violence/gore, language and sexual content

Type: Theatrical Release

Genre: Comedy; Horror            

Blu-ray Closed Captioned: English SDH

DVD Closed Captioned: English 

Subtitles: English and Spanish 

Feature Run Time: 104 minutes 

Blu-rayFormat: 1080P High Definition 16x9 Widescreen (2.40:1)

DVD Format: 16x9 Widescreen (2.40:1)

Blu-rayAudio Status: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio

DVD Audio Status: English 5.1 Dolby Digital

 

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