2019 horror film “The Prodigy” is coming to Blu-ray Disc in May

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The 2019 horror film The Prodigy is officially coming to Blu-ray Disc on May 7th, via Fox. The movie, directed by Nicholas McCarthy, stars Jackson Robert ScottTaylor SchillingPeter Mooney, Colm Feore, Paul Fauteux, and Brittany Allen. The tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p HD video in the 2.40:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio (mislabeled in the press release). This release will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a DVD and digital copy of the film included. The Blu-ray is now available to pre-order over at Amazon and Best Buy. Bonus materials set to be included are listed below.

  • Commentary by Director Nicholas McCarthy
  • Promotional Featurettes
  • Gallery

Further below, after the break, you can find the full details regarding the upcoming release. Disregard the mislabeling of the audio, as Fox seems to be doing that often lately. Lastly, it appears the studio has no plans for a 4K release of this title at the moment.

 

PRESS RELEASE:

 

 

“A Twist… Audiences Will Not See Coming”
– Sonaiya Kelley, LA Times

THE PRODIGY

Starring Taylor Schilling and Jackson Robert Scott
in the Chilling Supernatural Horror Story
Arriving on Digital April 23rd and on Blu-ray and DVD May 7th

 

MARCH 26th, 2019 (LOS ANGELES) – THE PRODIGY arrives on Digital April 23rd and Blu-ray and DVD May 7th. In her much-anticipated foray into the horror-thriller genre, Golden Globe and Emmy nominee Taylor Schilling stars in THE PRODIGY as Sarah, a mother whose young son Miles’ disturbing behavior signals that an evil, possibly supernatural force has overtaken him. Fearing for her family’s safety, Sarah must choose between her maternal instinct to love and protect Miles and a desperate need to investigate what — or who — is causing his dark turn. She is forced to look for answers in the past, taking the audience on a wild ride; one where the line between perception and reality becomes frighteningly blurry.

THE PRODIGY Blu-ray and DVD Special Features:

• Commentary by Director Nicholas McCarthy
• Promotional Featurettes
• Gallery

THE PRODIGY Blu-ray Specifications:
Street Date: May 7th, 2019
Screen Format: Widescreen 2.40
Audio: English DD 5.1, English AD DD 5.1, Spanish (Latin Spanish) DD 2.0 Stereo, French Quebecois DD 2.0 Stereo, Commentary English DD 2.0 stereo
Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish, Quebecois, Commentary English SDH, Commentary Spanish, Commentary Quebecois
Total Run Time: 1:31:38
U.S. Rating: R

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