Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has officially announced and detailed their home entertainment releases of ‘A Man Called Otto’ directed by Marc Forster and starring Tom Hanks. The film will be available to own early on Digital beginning February 28, followed by the Blu-ray and DVD releases on March 14, 2023. Continue below to check out the full announcement for the releases including bonus content listings, disc specs and more, plus front and rear artwork for both physical releases.
– Pete Hammond, DEADLINE
“THEY SHOULD BE MAKING MOVIES LIKE THIS ALL THE TIME”
– Mark Olsen, LA TIMES
“TOM HANKS IS TRULY MOVING”
– Frank Scheck, THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
AVAILABLE ON DIGITAL FEBRUARY 28
ON BLU-RAY™ AND DVD MARCH 14
DIVE DEEPER WITH EXCLUSIVE CONTENT
INCLUDING BEHIND THE SCENES WITH THE CAST AND CREW AND INSIDE THE RECORDING STUDIO WITH RITA WILSON AND SEBASTIÁN YATRA
PLUS A DELETED SCENE!
Based on the # 1 New York Times bestseller “A Man Called Ove,” A Man Called Otto tells the story of Otto Anderson (Tom Hanks), a grump who no longer sees purpose in his life following the loss of his wife. Otto is ready to end it all, but his plans are interrupted when a lively young family moves in next door, and he meets his match in quick-witted Marisol. She challenges him to see life differently, leading to an unlikely friendship that turns his world around. A heartwarming and funny story about love, loss, and life, A Man Called Otto shows that family can sometimes be found in the most unexpected places.
BLU-RAY™, DVD AND DIGITAL BONUS MATERIALS
- Breaking The Rules: Making A Man Called Otto: Go behind the scenes with the incredible cast and crew for an exploration of the filmmaking process that brought A Man Called Otto to the screen!
- ‘Til You’re Home Music Video
- In The Studio With Rita Wilson & Sebastián Yatra: Go inside the recording studio with Rita Wilson and Sebastián Yatra as they discuss how the collaboration for the film’s hauntingly beautiful end credit song “‘Til You’re Home” came to life.
- Deleted Scene: When Marisol needs a ride, Otto must make quick adjustments to his car.
CAST AND CREW
Directed By: Marc Forster
Screenplay By: David Magee
Based on the novel “En Man Som Heter Ove” By Fredrik Backman
And The Film “En Man Som Heter Ove” By Hannes Holm
Produced by: Fredrik Wikström Nicastro, Rita Wilson, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman
Executive Producers: Marc Forster, Renée Wolfe, Louise Rosner, David Magee, Michael Porseryd, Tim King, Sudie Smyth, Steven Shareshian, Celia Costas, Neda Backman, Tor Jonasson
Cast: Tom Hanks, Mariana Treviño, Rachel Keller, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Truman Hanks, Mike Birbiglia
Run Time: 126 minutes
Rating: This film is rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association for the following reasons: mature thematic material involving suicide attempts, and language.
Blu-ray™: Feature: 1080p High Definition / 1.85:1 | Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD MA | Audio Description Tracks Stereo
DVD: Feature: 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen | Audio Description Tracks Stereo
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