El Rey‘s From Dusk Till Dawn Season 2 releases on Blu-ray / DVD this upcoming February 2, 2016. There is also a boxed set releasing the same day including both Season 1 and Season 2 which is an Amazon exclusive. There is a slew of bonus features, but the one I am most interested in is an audio commentary with Robert Rodriguez and cast & crew.
Press Release: The Original Crime Drama, Executive Produced by Robert Rodriguez, Swoops Into Retail in a Loaded 3-Disc Set (Blu-ray/DVD) Featuring All 10 Episodes from Season Two, Audio Commentary from Rodriguez, Cast & Crew, 13 Featurettes, "After Dusk: Inside the Episode" Segments - and More!
Also Available Will Be FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: THE SERIES - THE COMPLETE SEASONS ONE & TWO, Exclusively at From Dusk Till Dawn: Complete Season 2 [Blu-ray]Amazon
Street Date: February 2, 2016
Blu-ray/DVD SRP: $49.98/$39.98
Spun off from Robert Rodriguez’s cult classic film franchise, Season One of Miramax/El Rey Network’s FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: THE SERIES centered on bank robber Seth Gecko (D.J. Cotrona) and his violent, unpredictable brother Richard "Richie" Gecko (Zane Holtz). On the lam to Mexico, they encountered former pastor Jacob Fuller (Robert Patrick) and his family, whom they took hostage in the family RV. Following an ill-advised detour to the culebra-infested Titty Twister, they were forced to fight until dawn to get out alive.
Across 10 explosive, SFX-filled episodes in FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: THE SERIES - THE COMPLETE SEASON TWO, core relationships deepen and become more complicated as everyone tries to put their lives back on track after one very insane day. Santanico and Richie are now partners in crime, resembling a more modern version of Bonnie and Clyde; Seth and Kate are scraping by as small time criminals south of the border; and Freddie Gonzalez has an almost obsessive focus on protecting his wife and young daughter in the suburbs. Carlos Madrigal and Scott Fuller emerge from the Titty Twister, changed men. They will all come together once again - this time facing off against an even bigger threat.
SEASON TWO co-stars include Danny Trejo, who appeared in the original movie as Razor Charlie and Esai Morales currently a series regular on "The Brink." Trejo plays The Regulator, a horrifying agent of evil summoned to perform a deadly errand, and Morales appears in the role of Lord Amancio Malvado, a figure of terrifying cruelty and power who has a complicated and obsessive relationship with Santanico. Jake Busey and Demi Lovato also make guest starring appearances.
Aside from the COMPLETE SEASON TWO Blu-ray and DVD sets, eOne is also offering an Amazon exclusive From Dusk Till Dawn: Complete Seasons 1 & 2 [Blu-ray]FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: THE SERIES - THE COMPLETE SEASONS ONE & TWO set for $74.98srp (Blu-ray) and $54.98srp (DVD), respectively. The 6-disc set features all 20 unedited episodes and hours of bonus programming from the series that US Weekly calls "fantastic mayhem."
- J. Cotrona (G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Dear John, "Detroit 1-8-7")
- Zane Holtz (The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Vampires Suck)
- Eiza Gonzalez (True Love")
- Jesse Garcia (Quinceanera,"Sons of Anarchy")
- Wilmer Valderrama ("That ‘70s Show", To Whom it May Concern)
- Jeff Fahey ("Lost")
- Jake Busey ("Texas Rising")
- Brandon Soo-Hoo (Tropic Thunder, Ender’s Game, Incredible Crew)
- Danny Trejo (Machete, Machete Kills)
- Esai Morales("Criminal Minds," "NYPD Blue")
- Madison Davenport ("Shameless," Noah)
- Briana Evigan(Step Up 2)
- Audio commentary with Director Robert Rodriguez and Cast & Crew
- Inside the Episode (1-10)
- 2015 New York Comic Con Panel Discussion
- Featurettes: "Overview," "Pulp Origins," "Mythology," "The Talent," "Costumes & Makeup," "Robert," "Effects & Stunts," "Blowing up the Titty Twister," "Danny Trejo: The Regulator," "Jacknife Jeds," "Eat About it," "Culebras 101," "Demi Lovato," and "Jake Busey"
Type: BD/DVD (3 Discs)
Catalog #: (BD) EOE-BD-8061/(DVD) EOE-DV-8060
Running Time: 448 mins.
Aspect Ratio: (BD) 1080p High Definition (1.78:1)/(DVD) 16x9 (1.78:1)
Audio: (BD) DTS-HD Master Audio/(DVD) 5.1 Dolby Digital
Language: English with SDH subtitles
About El Rey Network
El Rey Network is a 24-hour English language network founded by maverick filmmaker Robert Rodriguez. Curated by Rodriguez and his artistic collective, the network unites "the new mainstream" through badass content that awakens the renegade in everyone. El Rey’s action-packed slate is anchored by signature series including the original drama, "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series", the one-on-one interview program, "El Rey Network Presents: The Director’s Chair" and "Lucha Underground," a freestyle wrestling series from Mark Burnett. El Rey Network’s lineup also showcases a wide range of iconic feature films and TV series including genre, cult classics, action, and horror/sci-fi.
About FactoryMade Ventures
FactoryMade is an incubator for entertainment businesses and was founded by John Fogelman and Cristina Patwa. The company builds IP-based franchises and production and distribution platforms by leveraging its strong ties to the Hollywood creative community and partnering with global brands and investors. FactoryMade ventures include El Rey Network and Tres Pistoleros Studios with Robert Rodriguez and Univision Communications and the Lucha Underground sports wrestling league with Mark Burnett and Mexico’s Lucha Libre AAA. In addition to working with corporate partners such as Telefonica, they previously spearheaded the creation of Hasbro’s film and TV businesses (Transformers, G.I. Joe, Hasbro TV Studios, the Hub Network), and developed retail’s first digital gaming and e-commerce platform with HSN (HSN Arcade).
MIRAMAX is a global film and television studio best known for its award-winning and original content. The studio’s new projects include both film and television, among them the critically acclaimed Mr. Holmes, currently in release from MIRAMAX and Roadside Attractions, directed by Academy Award(R) winner Bill Condon (Gods and Monsters, Kinsey) and starring Academy Award nominees Sir Ian McKellen (The Lord of the Rings film franchise, X-Men film franchise) and Laura Linney (Kinsey, You Can Count on Me, The Savages); the forthcoming Bad Santa 2, to be filmed starting January 2016 and starring Billy Bob Thornton in his signature role as Willie Soke, with Broad Green Pictures co-producing/co-financing; Bridget Jones’s Baby, currently in post-production from Working Title for Universal Pictures, MIRAMAX and StudioCanal, with Oscar winners Renee Zellweger (Bridget Jones’s Diary, Chicago, Jerry Maguire) and Colin Firth (The King’s Speech,Mamma Mia!) reprising their roles in the third installment of the Bridget Jones film series; and The 9th Life of Louis Drax, currently in post-production, starring Jamie Dornan (Fifty Shades of Grey, "The Fall"), Aaron Paul ("Breaking Bad", Need for Speed, Triple Nine) and Sarah Gadon (Dracula Untold, The Amazing Spider-Man 2). Earlier last year MIRAMAX, together with Sony-Screen Gems also released the Kevin Hart hit comedy The Wedding Ringer.
Building on its unparalleled library of characters and groundbreaking narratives, MIRAMAX is also developing new television content alongside industry luminaries, with projects that include Robert Rodriguez’s "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series", heading into its third season.
Collectively, MIRAMAX’s unrivaled library of more than 700 titles has received 278 Academy Award nominations and 68 Oscars, earning most notably four Best Picture awards for The English Patient, Shakespeare in Love, Chicago and No Country for Old Men. More iconic titles from the library include critically acclaimed and commercial hits alike, such as Pulp Fiction,Good Will Hunting, Bridget Jones’s Diary, The Aviator, the Scream film franchise, and Kill Bill Vol. 1 & 2.
Since the purchase of MIRAMAX in 2010 by Qatar Holding, together with the investor group led by MIRAMAX Chairman Thomas J. Barrack, Jr.‘s Colony Capital, the studio’s world-class global distribution team has successfully brought this renowned collection to existing and emerging platforms in nearly every country in the world.
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"From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series" (2014)
Synopsis: A Texas Ranger is in hot pursuit of the infamous Gecko brothers and their hostages. They all end up trapped in a desert bar secretly run by vampires and discover a vampire conspiracy.
Directors: Robert Rodriguez, Eduardo Sánchez, Dwight H. Little, Alejandro Brugués, Eagle Egilsson, Joe Menendez
Genres: Horror, Action, Crime
Producers: Ron Schmidt, Juan Carlos Coto, Robert Rodriguez, Alfonso Delgado, W. Mark McNair, Denise Pleune, Jason Harkins, Ryan Kavner, John Fogelman, Diego Gutierrez, Christina Patwa, Tom Proper
Musicians: Carl Thiel
Editors: Ian Silverstein, Hunter M. Via, David Lebowitz, Jessica Hernández, Sara Mineo, Paul Fontaine, Nick Towle
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