Jason Statham (The Expendables) proves even angels have a dark side whenRedemption arrives on Blu-ray Disc (plus Digital Copy and Ultraviolet), DVD (plus Digital Copy and Ultraviolet) and Digital Download September 24from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The film is currently available on Video on Demand. Statham "gives a performance as powerful as his fists," (CraveOnline.com) as an ex-Special Forces soldier who gets caught in the dangerous trenches of London's criminal underworld. Written and directed by Steven Knight, the Academy Award® nominated writer of Dirty Pretty Things(Original Screenplay, 2003), the compelling thriller co-stars Polish Film Award® winner Agata Buzek (The Reverse), BAFTA® winner Vicky McClure ("This Is England '86"), Benedict Wong (Prometheus, Dirty Pretty Things) and Ger Ryan (Frozen).
Joey Jones (Statham) comes home from the Afghan war a shattered man. Broke, homeless and lost in a haze of drugs and alcohol, he attempts to piece his life back together with the help of Sister Cristina (Buzek), a nun who works at an inner-city parish. Joey's expert training as a soldier marks him as a valuable asset to the mob and he soon finds himself employed with the dark web of London's criminal underworld. When Joey finds out his girlfriend was brutally murdered by ruthless kingpins he seeks revenge, even if the path promises to destroy him completely.
The Redemption Blu-ray Disc and DVD, including a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the action-packed thriller, will be available for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.
BLU-RAY/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*
- "The Making of Redemption" featurette
*Subject to change
Year of Production: 2012
Title Copyright:Redemption © 2012 Hummingbird Film Investments LLC. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2013 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating:R for strong brutal violence, graphic nudity and language
Closed Captioned: English
Subtitles: English and Spanish
Feature Run Time:100minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080P High Definition 16x9 Widescreen (2.40:1)
DVD Format:16x9 Widescreen (2.40:1)
Blu-ray Audio Status:5.1 DTS HD Master Audio
DVD Audio Status: 5.1 Dolby Digital and 2.0 Stereo