Horror icon Reggie Bannister (Phantasm) stars in the terrifying film, Primitive,arriving on DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet), Digital Download, Video On Demand and Pay-Per-ViewNovember 19 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. When special effects artist Martin Blaine (Matt O'Neill, Hide) and hypnotist Dr. William Stein (Bannister) unknowingly conjure up a blood-thirsty predator, Martin must confront the inner demon they brought to life before it rips apart everyone he's ever known. With "refreshing" (Horror Year Book) creature effects created by Tom Devlin (Daredevil), the Primitive DVD features an audio commentary, cast interviews and outtakes, and will be available for the suggested retail price of $26.98.
After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother's passing. He returns home for the funeral and people begin to drop dead. With the victims being brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory monster, local police are convinced Martin is somehow responsible. Soon he comes to believe it too, as all the victims are connected to the evil within him.
Matt O'Neill Hide, TV's "Flash Forward"
Kristin Lorenz The Overnight, Thursday's Speaker
Jeff Ryan Aquanoids
Gregory Paul Smith TV's Mega Python vs Gatoroid
Rachel Riley Jurassic Block, Zombie Farm
and Reggie Bannister Phantasm, The Ghastly Love of Johnny X
[*]Audio commentary with Director Benjamin Cooper and Actors Matt O'Neill, Rachel Riley and Gregory Paul Smith
[*]"Deconstructing the Special Effects of Primitive" featurette
[*]Interview with Actor Reggie Bannister
[*]Interview with Creature Effects Artist Tom Devlin
*Subject to change
Year of Production: 2011
Title Copyright: © 2011 Thunderhead Entertainment LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Home Entertainment Premiere
Rating: R for Bloody Horror Violence, Brief Sexuality/Nudity and Some Language
Closed Captioned: English
Subtitles: English and Spanish
Feature Run Time: 85 minutes
Format: 16x9 Widescreen (1.78:1)
DVD Audio Status: English 5.1 Dolby Digital