Stephen King‘s movie adaptation of his horror novel Cell, also titled Cell (2016), is directed by Tod Williams. The film met with a mixed bag of reviews and an altered ending then that is in the book. The Cell Blu-ray/DVD will release on September 27, 2016, via Lionsgate. This release includes an audio commentary and a “To Cell and Back” featurette. John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Isabelle Fuhrman, Owen Teague, Clark Sarullo, Anthony Reynolds, Erin Elizabeth Burns, and Stacy Keach star in Cell.
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Experience action-packed terror as two men race against the clock to stop a horde of rabid killers as their city descends into apocalyptic madness in the pulse-pounding thriller, Cell, arriving on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital), and Digital HD on September 27 from Lionsgate. The film is currently available On Demand. Based on Stephen King’s chilling book, the film stars John Cusack (Love & Mercy) alongside Oscar(R) nominee Samuel L. Jackson (Best Supporting Actor, Pulp Fiction, 1994) and Stacy Keach (The Bourne Legacy). Cell was directed by Tod Williams from a screenplay by Stephen King and Adam Alleca. The home entertainment release of Cell contains audio commentary with the director and a look behind the scenes of the film in the "To Cell and Back" featurette. The Cell Blu-ray and DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.
Stephen King’s best-selling novel is brought to terrifying life in this mind-blowing thriller starring John Cusack and Samuel L. Jackson. At the Boston airport, Clay (Cusack) witnesses a scene of chaotic mayhem when an electronic signal turns hundreds of cell phone users into rabid killers. Desperate to find his estranged wife and son, Clay teams with a train driver (Jackson) to battle the horde of murderous "phoners" as the city descends into apocalyptic madness.
BLU-RAY/DVD/DIGITAL SPECIAL FEATURES*
- Audio Commentary with Director Tod Williams
- "To Cell and Back" Featurette
*Subject to Change
Year of Production: 2016
Title Copyright: Cell (C) 2014 CELL Film Holdings, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials (C) 2016 Saban Films LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating: R for Disturbing Violent Content, Terror, Brief Sexuality and Language
Genre: Thriller, Action
Subtitles: English and Spanish; English SDH
Run Time: 98 Minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080P High Definition, 16x9 Widescreen (2.40:1) Presentation
DVD Format: 16x9 Widescreen (2.40:1) Presentation
Blu-ray Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio(TM)
DVD Audio Status: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio
Directed by Tod Williams
Official Synopsis: When a strange signal pulsates through all cell phone networks worldwide, it starts a murderous epidemic of epic proportions when users become bloodthirsty creatures, and a group of people in New England are among the survivors to deal with the ensuing chaos after.
Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Lloyd Kaufman, E. Roger Mitchell, Rory Healy, Anthony Reynolds, Joshua Mikel, Cal Johnson, Brian Boland, King, Wilbur…
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi, Action