Paramount Home Media Distribution has sent over a press release officially announcing and detailing the home entertainment releases of ‘Everybody Wants Some!!’ which is scheduled to arrive home early on Digital HD June 21, followed by the Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD July 12, 2016. Hit the jump to check out the full announcement.
“Slaps a smile on your face that won’t quit.
‘Dazed and Confused’ meets the ‘80s”
— Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
“Funny as hell”
— John Hendrickson, Esquire
FROM WRITER AND DIRECTOR RICHARD LINKLATER COMES ONE OF THE MOST CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED COMEDIES OF THE YEAR
EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!!
The Good Times Roll on Digital HD June 21, 2016 and on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack July 12
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – Written and directed by Academy Award® nominee* Richard Linklater (Boyhood, Dazed and Confused), the Certified Fresh (Rotten Tomatoes) and “ridiculously fun” (Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out New York) comedic masterpiece EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand July 12, 2016. The wild and smart film debuts three weeks early on Digital HD June 21.
Hailed by critics as “fun, irreverent and downright hilarious” (Michael Calore, Wired), EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! follows freshman pitcher Jake as he arrives at college in the summer of 1980 and meets his new rowdy teammates. Together, they must navigate their way between girls, parties and baseball, all in the last weekend before school begins. The film features an outstanding ensemble cast of up-and-coming actors including Blake Jenner, Tyler Hoechlin, Wyatt Russell, Glen Powell, J. Quinton Johnson, Ryan Guzman and Zoey Deutch.
The EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! Blu-ray Combo Pack with Digital HD features 45 minutes of behind-the-scenes footage including 25 minutes of hysterical outtakes. Plus, experience the comical audition process each guy had to complete in order to land his role. Then, watch the cast hilariously describe their experiences with Richard Linklater’s impressive memory. Finally, see how the cast transformed into their 80’s counterparts, and check out the incredible training everyone had to go through in order to prepare for the major dance sequences.
EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! Blu-ray Combo Pack
The EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English DTS-HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, and English Audio Description and English, English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles. The DVD in the combo pack is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, French and Spanish subtitles. The combo pack includes access to a Digital HD copy of the film as well as the following:
- Feature film in high definition
- Everybody Wants Some!! More Stuff That’s Not in the Movie
- Baseball Players Can Dance
- Skills Videos
- History 101: Stylin’ the 80s
- Feature film in standard definition
The Blu-ray Combo Pack available for purchase includes a Digital HD version of the film that can be accessed through UltraViolet™, a way to collect, access and enjoy movies. With UltraViolet, consumers can add movies to their digital collection in the cloud, and then stream or download them—reliably and securely—to a variety of devices.
EVERYBODY WANTS SOME Single-Disc DVD
The single-disc DVD is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description and English, French and Spanish subtitles. The disc includes the feature film in standard definition.
Paramount Pictures and Annapurna Pictures present a Detour Film Production: “Everybody Wants Some!!” Executive producers Sean Daniel, John Sloss, Stephen Feder. Produced by Megan Ellison, Ginger Sledge, and Richard Linklater. Written and directed by Richard Linklater.
About Paramount Home Media Distribution
Paramount Home Media Distribution (PHMD) is part of Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment. PPC is a unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), home to premier media brands that create television programs, motion pictures, consumer products, and digital content for audiences in 180 countries and territories. The PHMD division oversees PPC’s home entertainment and transactional digital distribution activities worldwide. The division is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of home entertainment content on behalf of Paramount Pictures, Paramount Animation, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and CBS and applicable licensing and servicing of certain DreamWorks Animation titles. PHMD additionally manages global licensing of studio content and transactional distribution across worldwide digital distribution platforms including online, mobile and portable devices and emerging technologies.