Edgar Allen Poe Inspired 'Stonehearst Asylum' Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details and Cover Art

Edgar Allen Poe Inspired Stonehearst Asylum Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details and Cover Art

Brad Anderson‘s Stonehearst Asylum (2014), also known as Eliza Graves (2014), is based on Edgar Allan Poe‘s short story “The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether”. Millenium Entertainment will be releasing the Blu-ray / DVD this upcoming December 16, 2014. Below you will find the official press release, Blu-ray cover art and additional details related to the Blu-ray / DVD release of Stonehearst Asylum. Stonehearst Asylum is beautifully cast with Kate Beckinsale, Ben Kingsley, Michael Caine, Jim Sturgess and David Thewlis.

Los Angeles, CA (November 26, 2014)--Millennium Entertainment is proud to announce that audiences can take home the gothic thriller, STONEHEARST ASYLUM, on DVD and Blu-Ray(TM) December 16, 2014. Directed by Brad Anderson (Transsiberian, The Machinist, The Call), the haunting film features the all-star cast of Kate Beckinsale (Pearl Harbor, Underworld series, Total Recall (2012)), Jim Sturgess (Across the Universe, 21, One Day, Upside Down), Academy Award(R) winner Michael Caine (Hannah and Her Sisters, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception) and Academy Award(R) winner Ben Kingsley (Gandhi, Shutter Island, Iron Man 3).

When young doctor Edward Newgate (Sturgess) arrives at Stonehearst Asylum in search of an apprenticeship, he is warmly welcomed by superintendent Dr. Lamb (Kingsley) and a mesmerizing woman by the name of Eliza Graves (Beckinsale). Edward is intrigued by Lamb’s modern methods of treating the insane until a series of unusual events leads him to make a horrifying discovery, exposing Lamb’s utopia and pushing Edward to the limits of his conscience. Inspired by a short story from Edgar Allan Poe, STONEHEARST ASYLUM is a tale in which nobody is who or what they appear to be. Also stars Michael Caine, Brendan Gleeson and David Thewlis. STONEHEARST ASYLUM is produced by Mark Amin and Bruce Davey with Christa Campbell, Lati Grobman, Mark Gill, Cami Winikoff and David Higgins serving as executive producers.

STONEHEARST ASYLUM has a runtime of 112 minutes and is rated PG-13. For more information on the film, please visit http://stonehearstasylum.com/

Formed in 2010 and led by CEO Bill Lee, Millennium Entertainment is a leading independent supplier that acquires and distributes feature films. The company’s most recent release is Michael Radford’s romantic, comedy ELSA & FRED starring Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer. Up next the company will release director Barry Levinson’s THE HUMBLING starring Al Pacino and Greta Gerwig.


Street date: December 16, 2014
Order date: November 4, 2014
Catalog #: ME-15549
UPC #: 687797155498
Run time: 112 Minutes
Rating: PG-13
SRP: $19.99
Format: Widescreen
Aspect Ratio: 16x9

Street date: December 16, 2014
Order date: November 4, 2014
Catalog #: ME-15546
UPC #: 687797155467
Run time: 112 Minutes
Rating: PG-13
SRP: $24.99
Format: Widescreen
Aspect Ratio: 16:9

Stonehearst Asylum (2014)

Directed by Brad Anderson

Movie Overview | Review | Trailer

Official Synopsis: A couple of days before 1899 Christmas, the Oxford new graduate Dr. Edward Newgate arrives at the Stonehearst Asylum to complete training for his specialty of asylum medicine. He is met by armed men who take him to Dr. Silas Lamb, who welcomes his help and takes him under his wing. Edward is shocked to see the methods that Dr Lamb uses to run this asylum. He becomes infatuated with Eliza Graves, one of the patients who is a lady of status and does not seem to belong. One night, Edward overhears a knocking from the bowels of the facility and is shocked to find that everything is not as it seems in this place and that his uneasy feelings may be justified. What will Edward Choose?

Cast: Ben Kingsley, Kate Beckinsale, Michael Caine, David Thewlis, Brendan Gleeson, Jason Flemyng, Velizar Binev, Hristo Mitzkov, Anton Trendafilov, Stefan Shterev,…
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery