Lionsgate Home Entertainment has officially announced and detailed their home entertainment releases of the Tupac Shakur film ‘All Eyez On Me’. The film will be available to own early on Digital HD beginning August 22, followed by the Blu-ray and DVD releases on September 5, 2017. Continue after the jump to read the full announcement for the release including bonus content listings, disc specs and more, plus artwork for both physical releases.
-Richard Roeper, Chicago Sun Times
“A strong contender for one of the best biopics in the last three decades.”
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The Untold Story of Tupac Shakur, One of the Greatest Revolutionaries in Hip-Hop History, Arrives on Digital HD August 22 and Blu-ray and DVD September 5
SANTA MONICA, CA (July 24, 2017) –The untold story of one of the most influential hip-hop musicians of all time, All Eyez on Me arrives on Digital HD August 22 and on Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital HD) and DVD September 5from Lionsgate. A gritty narration of the late legend Tupac Shakur’s rise and fall, newcomer Demetrius Shipp, Jr. portrays Shakur, alongside Danai Gurira (“The Walking Dead”)as Afeni Shakur, Lauren Cohan (“The Walking Dead, ”Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice) as Leila Steinberg, and Kat Graham (“The Vampire Diaries,” 17 Again) as Jada Pinkett Smith. Character appearances from other ’90s hip-hop legends include Dr. Dre (Harold House Moore), Snoop Dogg (Jarett Ellis), Suge Knight (Dominic L. Santana), Notorious B.I.G. (Jamal Woolard), and more.
Directed by Benny Boom and written by Jeremy Haft & Eddie Gonzalez and Steven Bagatourian,All Eyez on Me tells the true story of prolific rapper, actor, poet, and activist Tupac Shakur, from his early days in New York City through his evolution into one of the world’s most influential voices before his untimely death at the age of 25.
The home entertainment release of All Eyez on Me features all-new bonus content, including featurettes chronicling the making of the film, a look at Demetrius Shipp, Jr.’s transformation into Tupac,exclusive behind-the-scenes interviews, deleted scenes, and cast audition tapes. All Eyez on Me will be available on Blu-ray and DVD for $39.99 and $29.95, respectively.
BLU-RAY/DIGITAL HD SPECIAL FEATURES
“Legends Never Die:The Making of All Eyes on Me” Featurette
“Becoming Tupac” Featurette
“All Eyez on Me Conversations” Featurette
Demetrius Shipp, Jr.Audition
DVD SPECIAL FEATURES
“Legends Never Die: The Making of All Eyes on Me” Featurette
Rating:R for Language Throughout, Drug Use, Violence, Some Nudity and Sexuality
Genre:Biography, Drama, Music
Subtitles: Spanish, English SDH
Feature Run Time:140Minutes
Blu-ray™ Format: 1080p High Definition,16×9 Widescreen 2.40:1 Presentation
DVD Format:16×9 Widescreen 2.40:1 Presentation
Blu-ray™ Audio:English 5.1 DTS-HDMaster Audio™
DVD Audio:English 5.1Dolby Digital Audio
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