Kevin Smith's Tusk Blu-ray / DVD Release Details & Cover Art

Kevin Smith‘s Tusk (2014) will hit Blu-ray / DVD this upcoming December 30, 2014 thanks to Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The cover art is featured below and to me, looks ridiculous. Special features include deleted scenes, audio commentary from Kevin Smith, 20 Years to Tusk / The Making of Tusk featurettes and the Walrus and the Carpenter podcast. Cast in Tusk are Justin Long, Michael Parks and Haley Joel Osment.

SANTA MONICA, CA (November 4, 2014) - From writer/director Kevin Smith (Clerks, Dogma, Mallrats) comes this wickedly funny modern-day monster movie that will hold you in terror as it keeps you in stitches. The highly anticipated film Tusk arrives on Blu-ray(TM) (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) December 30th from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Starring Michael Parks (Kill Bill: Vol. 1, Kill Bill: Vol. 2, Django Unchained), Justin Long (Live Free or Die Hard, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story), Haley Joel Osment (Amazon’s "Alpha House," The Sixth Sense) and Genesis Rodriguez (Identity Thief, Hours), Tusk is being called "Kevin Smith’s very best work" (Variety). Tusk premiered to the world at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival as a part of the Midnight Madness program and was released theatrically by A24.

A podcaster (Long) looking for a juicy story is plunged into an unpredictable, unsettling and absurd nightmare after he travels to the backwoods of Canada to meet an eccentric recluse (Parks) with a lifetime of adventures-and a disturbing fondness for walruses.

The Tusk Blu-ray and DVD include deleted scenes, multiple "making of" featurettes, a career retrospective featurette with Kevin Smith, an audio commentary with Kevin Smith plus the original podcast that inspired the film. The Tusk Blu-ray and DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.

Special Features:

  • Deleted Scenes
  • Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Kevin Smith
  • "20 Years to Tusk" featurette
  • "The Making of Tusk" featurettes
  • SModcast #259: The Walrus and The Carpenter

Tusk (2014)

Synopsis: A brash and arrogant podcaster gets more than he bargained for when he travels to Canada to interview a mysterious recluse... who has a rather disturbing fondness for walruses.
Cast: Johnny Depp, Ashley Greene, Justin Long, Michael Parks, Ralph Garman, Randy Grazio, Haley Joel Osment, Harley Morenstein, Todd Davis, Harley Quinn Smith, Brian Cole, Bonnie Cole, Kevin M. Conte, Rob Koebel, Brian E. Cole, Genesis Rodriguez, Zak Knutson, Jennifer Schwalbach Smith, Lily-Rose Melody Depp, Lily-Rose Depp, Paula Jilling, Douglas Banks, Mitch Cleaver, Scott Mosier, Josh Roush, Devin Walker, Matthew Shively, Bill Bennett
Directors: Kevin Smith
Genres: Horror, Drama, Comedy
Year: 2014
Runtime: 102
MPAA Rating: R
Awards: 6
Nominations: 3
Writers: Kevin Smith
Producers: Nate Bolotin, Betsy Danbury, Sam Englebardt, David S. Greathouse, Jenny Hinkey, William D. Johnson, Shannon McIntosh, Jason Mewes, Jordan Monsanto, Chris Parkinson, Jennifer Schwalbach Smith, Nick Spicer
Musicians: Christopher Drake
Editors: Kevin Smith

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