Street Date: September 4th 2018
Blu-ray™ + Digital SRP: $21.99
DVD SRP: $19.98
Experience the “unexpected and terrifying” (Brian Tallerico, RogerEbert.com) when Beast arrives on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital) and DVD September 4 from Lionsgate. From exciting new writer/director Michael Pearce (Rite, Keeping Up with the Joneses) comes a thrilling and dark modern-day fairy tale starring newcomer Jessie Buckley in a breakout role that critics are calling “a star-making performance” (Chris Nashawaty, Entertainment Weekly). The film was nominated for multiple categories of filmmaking and acting at prestigious film festivals including the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, 2017 London Film Festival, and 2018 Miami Film Festival. The Beast Blu-ray and DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $21.99 and $19.98, respectively.
Moll is a troubled woman, still living at home, stifled by the small island community around her. When she meets Pascal, a free-spirited stranger, a whole new world opens up to her and she begins to feel alive for the first time, falling madly in love. Finally breaking free from her family, Moll moves in with Pascal to start a new life. But when Pascal is arrested as the key suspect in a series of brutal murders, Moll is left isolated and afraid and finds herself forced to make choices that will impact her life forever.
BLU-RAY/DVD/DIGITAL SPECIAL FEATURES
- “The Making of Beast” Featurette
- “A Look at Beast” Photo Gallery
Jessie Buckley - TV’s “Taboo,” “War & Peace”
Johnny Flynn - Clouds of Sils Maria, TV’s “Lovesick”
Trystan Gravelle - TV’s “The Terror,” Anonymous
Geraldine James - Sherlock Holmes, Alice in Wonderland
Year of Production: 2017
Title Copyright: Beast © 2017 Agile Stray Beast Limited / Channel Four Television Corporation / The British Film Institute. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2018 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Premiere
Rating: R for disturbing violent content, language and some sexuality
Subtitles: Spanish, English SDH
Feature Run Time: 106 Minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080p High Definition 16x9 Widescreen 2.39:1 Presentation
DVD Format: 16x9 Widescreen 2.39:1 Presentation
Blu-ray Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master AudioTM
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio