LOS ANGELES, (October 14, 2021) – RLJE Films, a business unit of AMC Networks, will release the action-adventure thriller PRISONERS OF THE GHOSTLAND on DVD, Blu-ray and 4K UHD / Blu-ray SteelBook on December 16. November 2021 The film had its world premiere at this year’s Sundance Film Festival.
<> Directed by acclaimed Japanese director Sion Sono (Why Don’t You Play in Hell), the film was written by Aaron Hendry and Rexa Sixo Safai (Western Wonderland). The film stars Nicolas Cage (Mandy), Sofia Boutella (The Mummy), Nick Cassavetes (Face / Off), Bill Moseley (Texas Chainsaw Franchise), Tak Sakaguchi (Tokyo Tribe), and Yuzuka Nakaya (The Forest of Love). Joseph Trapanese (Tron: Legacy, The Raid: Redemption, The Greatest Showman) composed the original score. The DVD will be available for an SRP of $ 29.96, the Blu-ray for an SRP of $ 29.97 and the 4K UHD / Blu-ray SteelBook for an SRP of $ 35.97.
PRISONERS OF THE GHOSTLAND takes place in the treacherous border town of Samurai Town, where a ruthless bank robber (Cage) is brought out of jail by wealthy warlord The Governor (Moseley), whose adoptive granddaughter Bernice (Boutella) has missing. The governor offers the prisoner his freedom in exchange for recovering the fugitive. Tied to a leather suit that will self-destruct in three days, the bandit sets out on a journey to find the young woman and his own path to redemption.
PRISONERS OF THE GHOSTLAND DVD, Blu-ray and UHD / Blu-ray SteelBook includes the additional feature, “The Making of Prisoners of the Ghostland”.
ABOUT RLJE FILMS
Recent and upcoming films from RLJE Films include the critically acclaimed horror film The Dark And The Wicked by director Bryan Bertino; David Oyelowo’s directorial debut, The Water Man; the intense PRISONERS OF THE GHOSTLAND, starring Elijah Wood and Luke Kirby, from director Amber Sealey; and Sion Sono’s 2021 Sundance Film Festival premiere, Prisoners of the Ghostland, starring Nicolas Cage and Sofia Boutella. us.rljentertainment.com
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