Atom Egoyan‘s Devil’s Knot (2013) is releasing soon to Blu-ray, DVD & Digital Download this June 10, 2014. I did not get the pleasure to see this movie yet but I am definitely looking forward to seeing this ASAP. Starring in Devil’s Knot are Dane DeHaan, Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth.
From the Press Release:
Image Entertainment, an RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE) brand, brings you Devil’s Knot, available on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download on June 10, 2014. Based on the true story of the West Memphis Three, the film is directed by Academy Award Nominated Director Atom Egoyan (The Sweet Hereafter) and stars Academy Award Winners Colin Firth (The King’s Speech) and Reese Witherspoon (Walk the Line) as well as Academy Award Nominee Amy Ryan (Gone Baby Gone), Golden Globe Nominee Mireille Enos (AMC’s "The Killing") and Stephen Moyer (HBO’s "True Blood").
May 5, 1993. West Memphis, Arkansas. Three young boys playing in the nearby woods never come home for dinner. In the rush to find and convict the killers, police focus on a trio of teenagers suspected of devil worship. As the mother of one of the murdered boys (Witherspoon) tries to come to grips with this unspeakable tragedy, she is desperate to believe that the killers have been found and will be brought to justice. It is only when an investigator (Firth) reveals that the evidence doesn’t all add up, that the community is forced to face the reality that the true killer might still be out there.
The Making of Devil’s Knot
Getting into Character: The Cast of Devil’s Knot
Directed by Atom Egoyan
Official Synopsis: Based on the actual events of the West Memphis Three, where three young boys were savagely murdered in West Memphis, Arkansas in 1993. Spurred on by the demand from a grieving town, the local police act quickly to bring three "devil-worshipping" teenagers to trial. With their lives hanging in the balance, investigator Ron Lax is trying to find the truth between the town's need for justice and the guilt of the accused.
Cast: Elias Koteas, Judd Lormand, Kevin Durand, Reese Witherspoon, Wilbur Fitzgerald, Kerry Cahill, Scott Ledbetter, Gary Grubbs, Gary Weeks, Bruce Greenwood,…
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Crime, Biography
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