CRIMSON PEAK Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details

CRIMSON PEAK Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details

Guillermo del Toro‘s latest film Crimson Peak (2015) will release on Blu-ray / DVD, VOD this upcoming February 9, 2016. The Digital HD release for Crimson Peak is January 26, 2016, as announced by Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and Legendary Pictures. Interesting special features include feature commentary from Guillermo Del Toro, interviews, featurettes, and deleted scenes. Full details on special features are detailed below. Cast in Crimson Peak is Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, and Tom Hiddleston.


Press Release: Universal City, California, December 8, 2015 - A sheltered young woman abandons the safe certainty of her upbringing for life with an alluring aristocrat on a remote English estate in Crimson Peak, a visually stunning and intensely disturbing thriller from writer and director Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth, Hellboy), coming to Digital HD on January 26, 2016, and Blu-ray(TM) Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand on February 9, 2016, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and Legendary Pictures. Brilliantly unforgettable visuals and an atmosphere steeped in dread makeCrimson Peak an elegant, gorgeously realized and completely original horror mystery that has been declared "a masterpiece" by Fox-TV. The Blu-ray(TM)Combo Pack comes with more than an hour of bonus features that reveal some of the terrifying secrets hidden behind the doors of sinister Allerdale Hall.

From the imagination of director Guillermo del Toro comes a terrifying Gothic romance masterpiece starring Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers, Thor series), Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty, The Help), Mia Wasikowska (Alice in Wonderland, Stoker) and Charlie Hunnam (Pacific Rim, FX’s "Sons of Anarchy").


  • I Remember Crimson Peak: A series of interviews with director Guillermo del Toro and his standout cast, Mia Wasikowska, Tom Hiddleston and Jessica Chastain.
  • A Living Thing: An army of artisans was amassed to construct the Sharpe mansion on North America’s largest soundstage. Witness first-hand and in great detail the construction of Del Toro’s most elaborate set to date.
  • A Primer on Gothic Romance: Employing his encyclopedic knowledge and passion for the genre, Guillermo del Toro traces the lineage of Gothic Romance in cinema. Using Crimson Peak as the basis, Del Toro outlines the history of cinematic terror and illuminates the differences between traditional scares and elevated horror.
  • Crimson Phantoms: Del Toro’s approach to make-up effects is discussed by award-winning effects house DDT. In this piece, they offer an exclusive look inside their workshop, where they deconstruct the creation of the film’s most disturbing prosthetic effects. The discussion delves into the mythology of these elegant creatures and how Del Toro’s belief in the supernatural informed the design and narrative of the ghosts.
  • Hand Tailored Gothic: Costume designer Kate Hawley unravels her collaboration with Del Toro and reveals the symbolism constantly at play in the wardrobe’s design.


  • Deleted Scenes
  • The Light and Dark of Crimson Peak: Crimson Peak offers a stylized turn of the century with carefully crafted visuals that provide the perfect backdrop for Del Toro’s brand of psychological horror. Follow the phases of production to discover a booming America and a dark and removed England portrayed with a multi-layered sophistication unlike any seen in recent cinema.
  • Beware Of Crimson Peak: Tom Hiddleston (Sir Thomas Sharpe) offers a walking tour of the many secret spaces in Allerdale Hall.
  • Feature Commentary with co-writer and Director Guillermo Del Toro






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When her heart is stolen by a seductive stranger, a young woman is swept away to a house atop a mountain of blood-red clay--a place filled with secrets that will haunt her forever. Between desire and darkness, between mystery and madness, lies the truth behind Crimson Peak. From the imagination of director Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth) comes a terrifying, gothic romance masterpiece starring Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain, Mia Wasikowska and Charlie Hunnam.


Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston, Charlie Hunnam

Directed By: Guillermo del Toro

Written By: Guillermo del Toro, Matthew Robbins

Produced By: Guillermo del Toro, Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni, Callum Green

Executive Produced By: Jillian Share

Director of Photography: Dan Laustsen

Production Designer: Thomas Sanders

Edited By: Bernat Vilaplana

Composer: Fernando Vel?zquez

Costume Designer: Kate Hawley


Street Date: February 9, 2016

Copyright: 2016 Universal Pictures Home Entertainment

Selection Number: 61163118 (US) / 61163115 (CDN)

Layers: BD-50

Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1

Rating: R for bloody violence, some sexual content and brief strong language

Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish and French Subtitles

Sound: English 7.1 DTS:X Immersive Audio, 2.0 DTS Headphone:X, 2.0 Dolby Digital, French and Spanish DTS Digital Surround 5.1

Run Time: 1 hour, 59 minutes


Street Date: February 9, 2016

Copyright: 2016 Universal Pictures Home Entertainment

Selection Number: 61163120 (US) / 61163114 (CDN)

Layers: BD-50

Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1

Rating: R for bloody violence, some sexual content and brief strong language

Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish and French Subtitles

Sound: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0, French and Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1

Run Time: 1 hour, 59 minutes

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Crimson Peak (2015)

Directed by Guillermo del Toro

Movie Overview | Review | Trailer

Official Synopsis: Edith Cushing's mother died when she was young but watches over her. Brought up in the Victorian Era she strives to be more than just a woman of marriageable age. She becomes enamored with Thomas Sharpe, a mysterious stranger. After a series of meetings and incidents she marries Thomas and comes to live with him and his sister, Lady Lucille Sharpe, far away from everything she has known. The naive girl soon comes to realize not everything is as it appears as ghosts of the past quite literally come out of the woodwork. This movie is more about mystery and suspense than gore.

Cast: Doug Jones, Javier Botet, Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, Justin Moses, Jessica Chastain, Jonathan Hyde, Erik Bauersfeld, Charlie Hunnam, Bill Lake,…
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Fantasy, Romance