Wednesday, July 1, 2015
"The Anomaly" Makes Time for DVD and Blu-Ray Release
Anchor Bay Entertainment recently released DVD & Blu-Ray information for their upcoming release of "The Anomaly". The film stars Ian Somerhalder (The Vampire Diaries), Alexis Knapp (Pitch Perfect 1 and 2, Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief), Art Parkinson (San Andreas), Luke Hemsworth (Infini) and Brian Cox (X-Men 2, Troy).
No special features were announced at this time.
"The Anomaly" hits retail on October 6th.
Ryan Reeve has a problem. After successfully escaping from his kidnappers, he is trying to uncover why some people want him dead. The complication? He can’t spend more than 9 minutes and 47 seconds trying to solve this deadly puzzle. On October 6th, Anchor Bay Entertainment takes viewers into a future filled with technological wonders and shadowy figures with The Anomaly.
Starring “The Vampire Dairies” heartthrob Ian Somerhalder, Alexis Knapp (Pitch Perfect 1 and 2, Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief), Art Parkinson (San Andreas), Luke Hemsworth (Infini) and Brian Cox (X-Men 2, Troy), The Anomaly features cutting-edge visual effects and dazzling production design. Directed by genre favorite Noel Clarke (star of Star Trek Into Darkness, “Doctor Who”) and written by Simon Lewis. SRP is $26.98 for the Blu-ray™, with $22.98 SRP for the DVD. Pre-book is September 2nd.
Traumatized ex-soldier Reeve (Clarke) wakes up in the back of a moving van alongside a young boy (Parkinson) held prisoner. But after helping the boy escape, he comes to the terrifying conclusion that he’s the kidnapper. Even more startling, five years have passed since he was last awake. Ryan soon learns that he’s caught up in a futuristic conspiracy known as “Anomaly,” Ryan’s only connection with reality is the dogged pursuit of Ryan by the elegant but sinister Harkin Langham (Somerhalder), who –when he’s not trying to kill Ryan – explains how to survive his blackouts, lasting exactly 9 minutes and 47 seconds.
As he negotiates switching between parallel universes, Ryan teams up with the mysterious “Dana” (Knapp) to start unraveling the life-threatening mystery in which he’s the explosive center. With Harkin dogging and thwarting his every turn, Ryan must summon all his will to challenge his programmed destiny and regain his humanity.
The Anomaly is produced by UK indie powerhouse companies Unstoppable Entertainment and The Tea Shop and Film Company.