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Academy Award® nominee Ellen Page (Best Actress, Juno, 2007) and Golden Globe® nominee Evan Rachel Wood star as sisters fighting for survival in Into the Forest, arriving on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) on October 4 from Lionsgate. The heartfelt adaptation of Jean Hegland’s best-selling novel had its world premiere at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival, and was theatrically released by A24. Also starring Max Minghella and Callum Keith Rennie, Into the Forest will be available on Blu-ray and DVD for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.
Set in the near future, this riveting and suspenseful apocalyptic drama follows two sisters whose peaceful lives are disrupted one day by a world-wide power outage. The sisters must work together in order to survive in their increasingly treacherous new world, fighting intruders, disease, loneliness, and starvation.
BLU-RAY/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES
“The Making of Into the Forest” Featurette
Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Patricia Rozema
Ellen Page X-Men: Days of Future Past, Inception, Juno
Evan Rachel Wood Thirteen, Across the Universe, HBO’s “True Blood”
Max Minghella Horns, The Social Network, The Ides of March
Callum Keith Rennie TV’s “Battlestar Galactica,” HBO’s “Californication”
Michael Eklund The Call, Watchmen
Wendy Crewson TV’s “Revenge,” TV’s “Saving Hope”