Paramount Home Media Distribution has officially announced and detailed their home entertainment releases of the new ‘Pet Sematary’ film based on Stephen King’s terrifying novel. The film will arrive home early on Digital beginning June 25 and will be followed by the 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD releases on July 9, 2019. Continue after the jump to check out the full announcement for the release including bonus content listings, disc specs and more, plus artwork for all three physical releases and the Best Buy exclusive 4K Steelbook.
“A creepy masterpiece”
–Alyse Wax, ComingSoon.net
BASED ON STEPHEN KING’S TERRIFYING NOVEL,
THE BONE-CHILLING THRILLER RETURNS HOME
Including Footage Not Shown in Theaters and a Shocking Alternate Ending!
On Digital June 25
Unearth the 4K Ultra HD™ & Blu-ray™ Combo Packs July 9 with Over 90 Minutes of Extras
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – Called “the stuff of nightmares” (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone) and “flat out terrifying” (Erik Davis, Fandango), the chilling new adaptation PET SEMATARY comes home on Digital June 25, 2019 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD and Video-On-Demand July 9 from Paramount Home Entertainment.
The Digital*, 4K Ultra HD, and Blu-ray releases are packed with over 90 minutes of special features, including hair-raising deleted and extended scenes, a chilling alternate ending, a look at the main characters, behind-the-scenes footage, cast interviews and more. A must-own for every Stephen King fan, PET SEMATARY is a “twisted and bone-chilling” (Meagan Navarro, Bloody Disgusting) thrill ride.
The film also boasts a Dolby Atmos® soundtrack to place and move audio anywhere in the room, including overhead**. In addition, both the 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray Combo Packs include access to a Digital copy of the film.
After the Creed family relocates from Boston to rural Maine, they soon discover an ancient burial ground hidden deep in the woods near their new home. When tragedy strikes, the grief-stricken father is driven by the cemetery’s sinister power, setting off a perilous chain of events that unleashes an unfathomable evil with horrific consequences. Some secrets are best left buried in this twisted thriller.
BONUS FEATURES ON 4K ULTRA HD COMBO, BLU-RAY COMBO & DIGITAL*
- Alternate Ending
- Deleted and Extended Scenes
- Night Terrors – Family Haunting Visions
- The Tale of Timmy Baterman
- Beyond the Deadfall
o Chapter One: Resurrection – Directors, screenwriters and cast discuss bringing this classic back to life
o Chapter Two: The Final Resting Place—A deeper look into finding the right location for the terror to unfold
o Chapter Three: The Road to Sorrow— Inside the film’s tragic themes and creating the iconic cat “Church”
o Chapter Four: Death Comes home—Unearth the creepy elements behind the climax and final scenes of the film
The PET SEMATARY DVD includes the feature film in standard definition.
PARAMOUNT PICTURES Presents A di BONAVENTURA PICTURES Production
“PET SEMATARY” JASON CLARKE AMY SEIMETZ and JOHN LITHGOW
Music by CHRISTOPHER YOUNG Costume Designer SIMONETTA MARIANO
Edited by SARAH BROSHAR Production Designer TODD CHERNIAWSKY
Director of Photography LAURIE ROSE, BSC Executive Producer MARK MORAN
Produced by LORENZO di BONAVENTURA, p.g.a. MARK VAHRADIAN, p.g.a. STEVEN SCHNEIDER
Based on the Novel by STEPHEN KING Screen Story by MATT GREENBERG Screenplay by JEFF BUHLER
Directed by KEVIN KÖLSCH and DENNIS WIDMYER
Soundtrack available on Paramount Music/Waxworks Records
About Paramount Home Entertainment
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Street Date: June 25, 2019 (Digital)
July 9, 2019 (4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD, Video on Demand)
U.S. Rating: R for horror violence, bloody images, and some language
Canadian Rating: 14A – Gory Scenes, Disturbing Content
*Availability of bonus content varies by digital retailer
** To experience Dolby Atmos at home, compatible devices are required