Joel Edgerton‘s The Gift (2015) mystery thriller movie releases on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital HD and on Demand this upcoming October 27, 2015, via Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. If you have not already heard of this movie, you have to see it. Joel Edgerton as Gordo delivers a very creepy/sinister performance. The Blu-ray / DVD comes with an alternate ending, deleted scenes, commentary from director Joel Edgerton, a darker side of Jason Bateman featurette, and karma for bullies featurette. Jason Bateman, Rebecca Hall, and Joel Edgerton star in The Gift.
The Gift: Press Release:
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Sept. 9, 2015--Revenge comes in an artfully wrapped package in The Gift, a chilling psychological thriller available on Blu-ray(TM), DVD, Digital HD and on Demand October 27, 2015, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. From STX Entertainment and Blumhouse Productions (Whiplash, The Purge) The Gift is a suspenseful and thrilling morality tale that earned a "Certified Fresh" seal on Rotten Tomatoes with a remarkable score of 93%. The Blu-ray(TM) and DVD are packed with chilling bonus features including a riveting alternate ending, deleted scenes, feature commentary with writer and directorJoel Edgerton, and more.
The Gift asks the question, "Can you really go through life having never wronged anyone?" Simon (Jason Bateman) and Robyn (Rebecca Hall) are a young married couple whose life is going as planned until a chance run-in with Simon’s high-school acquaintance sends their world into a narrowing tailspin. At first Simon doesn’t recognize Gordo (Joel Edgerton), but after a series of uninvited encounters and mysterious gifts prove troubling, a horrifying secret from the past is uncovered after more than 20 years. As Robyn learns the unsettling truth about what happened between Simon and Gordo, she is forced to contemplate: how well do we really know those closest to us, and are bygones ever really bygones?
BLU-RAY(TM) and DVD BONUS FEATURES:
- Alternate Ending
- Deleted Scenes
- Karma for Bullies
- The Darker Side of Jason Bateman
- Feature Commentary with Writer/Director Joel Edgerton
Directed by Joel Edgerton
Official Synopsis: Simon and Robyn are a young married couple whose life is going just as planned until a chance encounter with an acquaintance from Simon's high school sends their world into a harrowing tailspin. Simon doesn't recognize Gordo at first, but after a series of uninvited encounters and mysterious gifts prove troubling, a horrifying secret from the past is uncovered after more than 20 years. As Robyn learns the unsettling truth about what happened between Simon and Gordo, she starts to question: how well do we really know the people closest to us, and are past bygones ever really bygones?
Cast: Joel Edgerton, Rebecca Hall, Beau Knapp, Tim Griffin, David Denman, Nash Edgerton, Wendell Pierce, P.J. Byrne, Darren P. Leis, Jason…
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery