Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has now officially announced their physical releases of the dark comedy ‘Breaking News In Yuba County‘ directed by Tate Taylor and starring Allison Janney, Mila Kunis, Regina Hall, Juliette Lewis, Awkwafina and many more. The film will be available to own on Blu-ray and DVD beginning March 23, 2021 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and is currently available on Digital and in Select Theaters from MGM’s AIP (American International Pictures).
No artwork for the physical releases has been revealed yet, but we’ll be sure to update the post when available. Updated with artwork for the Blu-ray release! Continue below to check out the full announcement for the release.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BREAKING NEWS IN YUBA COUNTY
ARRIVES ON DIGITAL AND IN SELECT THEATERS
FROM MGM’S AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL PICTURES (AIP)
AND ONTO BLU-RAY™ AND DVD
FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT
See it on digital and in select theaters now
Own it on Blu-ray and DVD on March 23
Burbank, CA, February 16 – The dark comedy “Breaking News in Yuba County,” which is available on Digital and in select theaters now from MGM’s American International Pictures (AIP), will arrive on Blu-ray and DVD on March 23.
Directed by Tate Taylor (“The Girl on the Train,” “The Help”) and written by Amanda Idoko, “Breaking News in Yuba County” stars Academy Award winner Allison Janney (“I, Tonya”), Mila Kunis (“Bad Moms”), Regina Hall (“The Hate You Give’), Juliette Lewis (“Ma”), Awkwafina (“Crazy Rich Asians”), Wanda Sykes (TV’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm”), Ellen Barkin (“Ocean’s Thirteen”), Jimmi Simpson (“The Invention of Lying”), Matthew Modine (TV’s “Stranger Things”), Samira Wiley (TV’s “The Handmaid’s Tale), Bridget Everett (“PATTI CAKE$”), Clifton Collins Jr. (TV’s “Westworld”) and Keong Sim (“Olympus Has Fallen”).
“Breaking News in Yuba County” is produced by Jake Gyllenhall, Frank Leonard, Riva Marker, John Norris, and Taylor. Stuart Ford, Greg Shapiro, Miguel A. Palos Jr., Greg Clark, Victoria Hill, Amit Pandya, Stephen Spence, Allison Janney, Idoko and Robin Mulcahy Fisichella serve as exeutive producers
“Breaking News in Yuba County” will be available on Blu-ray and DVD on March 23. The Blu-ray disc features the film in hi-definition and the DVD features the film in standard definition. Both versions feature a Digital version of the film.
On March 2, the film will be made available digitally on Video On Demand services from cable and satellite providers, and on select gaming consoles.
After her husband goes missing, Sue Buttons (Allison Janney), an under-appreciated suburban wife, gets a taste of being a local celebrity as she embarks on a city-wide search in Yuba County to find him. In an effort to prolong her newfound fame, she stumbles into hilarious hi jinks as her world turns upside down, dodging a wanna-be mobster (Awkwafina), a relentless local policewoman (Regina Hall), her half-sister (Mila Kunis) a local news reporter desperate for a story, and her husband’s dead-beat brother (Jimmi Simpson), who all set out to uncover the truth behind the disappearance.
Blu-ray + Digital $35.99
DVD + Digital $28.98
DVD Languages: English: 5.1 Surround, English Descriptive Audio
BD Languages: DTS-HD MA: English 5.1, English Descriptive Audio
DVD Subtitles: English SDH
BD Subtitles: English SDH
Running Time: 96 minutes
Rating: Rated R for violence, sexual content, language and some nudity
DVD: 5.1 Surround, English Descriptive Audio
About American International Pictures (AIP):
Formed in the mid-1950’s, American International Pictures was founded as an independent film production and distribution company. MGM re-launched the label in 2020. BREAKING NEWS IN YUBA COUNTY is the division’s first release.
About Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) brings together Warner Bros. Entertainment’s home video and digital distribution businesses in order to maximize current and next-generation distribution scenarios. An industry leader since its inception, WBHE oversees the global distribution of content through packaged goods (Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD) and digital media in the form of electronic sell-through and video-on-demand via cable, satellite, online and mobile channels. WBHE distributes its product through third party retail partners and licensees.