Chatsworth, CA – On June 26th, Image Entertainment and Drafthouse Films drop you into a gripping tale of revenge, redemption and fate with Bullhead. Nominated for this year’s Academy-Award® for Best Foreign Language Film, and critically acclaimed at festivals worldwide including the AFI Film Festival, Berlin Film Festival, Fantasia and Fantastic Fest, the year’s most stunning directorial debut heads to Blu-ray™ for an SRP of $29.97 and DVD for an SRP of $27.97. In addition, Bullhead comes loaded with bonus features, including a special collector’s edition booklet with a special introduction by famed director Michael Mann (Manhunter, Last of the Mohicans, Heat). Pre-book is May 29th. The title will also be available via VOD and digital download.
Domineering cattle farmer Jacky Vanmarsenille (Matthias Schoenaerts) became reliant on steroids and hormones following a childhood trauma. After he initiates a shady deal with a notorious Mafioso meat trader, circumstances lead him down a twisted road of vengeance and torment. When an investigating federal agent is assassinated and a woman from his horrid past resurfaces, Jacky must confront far-reaching consequences and whether the real meaning of manhood is hormonal or emotional.
Bullhead enjoyed a national theatrical release in over 90 theaters. With an impeccable directorial debut by Michaël R. Roskam and an inspirational break-out acting performance by Matthias Schoenaerts, Bullhead is a visceral saga bursting with rage.
Bonus features on Bullhead Blu-ray and DVD include:
- The Making Of Bullhead
- Interview with Michaël R. Roskam
- Interview with star Matthias Schoenaerts
- THE ONE THING TO DO (2005): Short Film by Roskam starring Schoenaerts
- Theatrical Trailer
- Special collector’s edition booklet with introduction by director Michael Mann
- Motion main menus for both Blu-ray and DVD
About Image Entertainment:
Image Entertainment, Inc. is a leading independent licensee and distributor of entertainment programming in North America, with approximately 3,700 exclusive DVD titles and approximately 300 exclusive CD titles in domestic release and more than 450 programs internationally via sublicense agreements. For many of its titles, the Company has exclusive audio and broadcast rights, as well as digital download rights to approximately 2,200 video programs and approximately 500 audio titles containing more than 5,700 individual tracks. The Company is headquartered in Chatsworth, California. For more information about Image Entertainment, Inc., please go to www.image-entertainment.com.
About Drafthouse Films:
Drafthouse Films, the distribution arm of Alamo Drafthouse, debuted in 2010 with the theatrical release of Four Lions and was named one of Time Magazine's "Top 10 Films Of The Year." Drafthouse Films is dedicated to scouring the globe in search of visionary, provocative and diverse features to integrate into the ever-growing Alamo Drafthouse entertainment lifestyle brand, which along with the Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas includes: Mondo, the collectible art boutique; Fantastic Fest, the largest international genre film festival in the US; and the pop culture website Badass Digest. Drafthouse Films will distribute films theatrically and through home video, VOD and direct to consumer sales. The 2012 release slate includes Michael R. Roskam's award-winning debut feature and Oscar® nominee Bullhead, Mikkel Nørgaard's internationally acclaimed comedy Klown, and SXSW '11 favorite The FP which Moviefone calls, "a rare ready-made cult hit." Together with producing partners Magnolia Pictures and Timpson Films, Drafthouse Films is also currently in production on the much-anticipated The ABCs Of Death -- an anthology film featuring segments by 26 different directors that Fangoria calls, "a stunning roll call of some of the most exciting names in horror across the world."