SANTA MONICA, CA (August 17, 2015) - Academy Award® winner Charlize Theron (Best Actress, Monster, 2003) stars in the "ingeniously twisted thriller" (comingsoon.com) Dark Places,arriving onBlu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) October 6 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Dark Places delves into the tragic life of a woman who survived the brutal killing of her family as a child and is forced to confront the events of that day to find out the truth. Having spent over two years straight on the The New York Times Best-Seller List, Gillian Flynn's captivating tale Dark Places was written for the screen and directed by Gilles Paquet-Brenner (Sarah's Key), and released theatrically by A24.
Libby Day (Theron) was only seven years old when her mother and two sisters were murdered and her brother Ben (Tye Sheridan, Joe) was jailed for the crime. Now, twenty-five years later, Libby discovers shocking evidence that Ben may be innocent-and the real killer is still at large. Nicholas Hoult (Mad Max: Fury Road), Chloë Grace Moretz (If I Stay), Sterling Jerins (World War Z), Corey Stoll (Ant-Man) and Christina Hendricks (TV's "Mad Men") costar in this ingeniously plotted thriller based on the best-selling novel by Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl).
The Dark Places Blu-ray and DVD include two behind-the-scenes featurettes, and will be available for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.
BLU-RAY/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*
- "Bringing Dark Places to Light" Featurette
- "About the Author: Gillian Flynn & Dark Places" Featurette