Sony Pictures Home Entertainment today has officially announced plans to bring the 2018 thriller “Bad Samaritan” starring David Tennant and Robert Sheehan to Blu-ray Disc on August 14th. The title is available for PRE-ORDER over at Amazon. Tech specs have not yet been detailed, but I’d say to expect full 1080p HD video and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound, however stay tuned for an update (confirmation) on that. The only bonus materials set to be included on the release are Deleted Scenes. Further below, after the break, you’ll find the official announcement.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Some Doors are Better Left Unopened.
Directed by Dean Devlin
and Starring David Tennant, Robert Sheehan & Kerry Condon
Available on Digital August 3
On Blu-ray™ & DVD August 14 with Deleted Scenes
CULVER CITY, Calif. (June 25, 2018) – A burglar stumbles upon a woman being held captive by a serial killer in BAD SAMARITAN, a “well-directed thriller with knuckle-chewing suspense”* debuting August 3 on digital from Electric Entertainment and distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on Blu-ray™ and DVD August 14th. Directed by Dean Devlin (Geostorm), the tense horror-thriller stars David Tennant (“Doctor Who,” “Jessica Jones”), Robert Sheehan (The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones), Carlito Olivero (“The X Factor”), Kerry Condon (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri) and Jacqueline Byers (Ordinary Days). Bonus content includes deleted scenes.
BAD SAMARITAN is a terrifying cautionary tale of two thieves uncovering more than what they bargained for when breaking into a house they thought would be an easy score. After making a shocking discovery, they must choose to run and hide, or face the killer whose dark secrets they have exposed. Directed by Dean Devlin and written by Brandon Boyce, BAD SAMARITAN was produced by Dean Devlin, Marc Roskin and Rachel Olschan-Wilson and executive produced by Brandon Lambdin and Carsten Lorenz. Electric Entertainment distributed the film theatrically.
Bonus Material Includes:
- Deleted Scenes
BAD SAMARITAN has a run time of approximately 107 minutes and is rated R for violence, language throughout, some drug use and brief nudity.
ABOUT ELECTRIC ENTERTAINMENT
Electric Entertainment is a Los Angeles-based production, distribution, and post-production company. Electric’s hit television series, “The Librarians” premiered its fourth season on December 13th, 2017, and the company’s next film, the thriller, Bad Samaritan, will premiere the first quarter of 2018. The film, directed by Dean Devlin and starring David Tennant and Robert Sheehan, was produced by Devlin and his Electric Entertainment team of Marc Roskin and Rachel Olschan.
Electric’s newly created domestic distribution division just released LBJ on six-hundred screens as well as the Tribeca Film Festival title The Book Of Love starring Jason Sudeikis, Jessica Biel andMaisie Williams.
Electric is currently selling international rights to Brad Silberling’s thriller An Ordinary Man, which stars Ben Kingsley. Electric’s sales division is also selling the critically acclaimed “Mercy Street”, a PBS drama series which is executive produced by Ridley Scott.
ABOUT SONY PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (SPHE) is a Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) company. SPE is a subsidiary of Sony Entertainment Inc., which is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE’s global operations encompass motion picture production, acquisition, and distribution; television production, acquisition, and distribution; television networks; digital content creation and distribution; operation of studio facilities; and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies. SPE’s Motion Picture Group includes film labels Columbia Pictures, Screen Gems, TriStar Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, and Sony Pictures Classics. For additional information, visit http://www.sonypictures.com.