TV mini-series Lifetime‘s The Lizzie Borden Chronicles (2015) is releasing on DVD this February 2, 2016. The DVD extras include the usual deleted scenes and gag reel. The mini-series was a short eight-episode which originally aired on Lifetime back on April 5, 2015. Christina Ricci, Clea DuVall, and Cole Hauser star in The Lizzie Borden Chronicles.
From the Press Release:
The iconic story of the notorious murder suspect, whose crime was so ingrained in pop culture it became the subject of a children’s rhyme, continues when "THE LIZZIE BORDEN CHRONICLES" debuts February 2nd on DVD from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Originally premiering April 5 on the Lifetime network as an 8-episode miniseries, the drama stars Christina Ricci reprising her role as the iconic alleged ax murderer. Featured are Clea DuVall (Argo), Cole Hauser (Transcendence), Andrew Howard (TV’s "Hatfields & McCoys"), John Heard (TV’s "The Sopranos"), Bradley Stryker (Bruce Almighty), and Jonathan Banks (TV’s "Better Call Saul").
"THE LIZZIE BORDEN CHRONICLES" is the sequel to Lizzie Borden Took an Ax, the successful 2014 Lifetime Original TV movie which premiered to 4.4 million viewers. Now fans who wondered what happened to Lizzie following the controversial acquittal of her father and stepmother’s horrific murder can see what may have happened next in this fictionalized miniseries that expands on Lizzie’s life as she takes an "at any cost" approach to get what she wants.
Synopsis: "THE LIZZIE BORDEN CHRONICLES" delivers an intense and fictionalized account of actual events and people surrounding Lizzie’s (Ricci) life after her controversial acquittal of the horrific double murder of her parents in 1892, when the exonerated figure lives a life awash in newfound celebrity filled with scandalous love affairs. But when numerous people close to her start to mysteriously die under brutal and strange circumstances, legendary Pinkerton detective Charlie Siringo (Hauser) becomes determined to prove her involvement in their ultimate demise.
- Deleted Scenes
- Gag Reel
"The Lizzie Borden Chronicles" (2015)
Synopsis: Fictionalized account of actual events and people surrounding Lizzie Borden after her controversial acquittal of the double murder of her father and stepmother in 1892.
Directors: Russell Mulcahy, Stephen Kay, Howard Deutch, Constantine Makris
Genres: Horror, Drama, Crime
Writers: Richard Blaney, Gregory Small, Jason Grote, Barbara Nance, David Simkins
Producers: Richard Blaney, Stanley M. Brooks, Michael Mahoney, David Manzanares, Christina Ricci, David Simkins, Gregory Small, Judith Verno, Kymberly Pereira, Kari Hobson
Musicians: Tree Adams
Editors: Lori Jane Coleman, Ian Silverstein
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