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GRETEL & HANSEL Arrives On Blu-ray May 5th!

Experience the nightmare behind the fairytale when “Gretel & Hansel” arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital. Directed by Osgood Perkins, the film is a terrifying reimagining of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairytale for a new generation. From Metro Goldwyn Mayer’s Orion Pictures, the film stars Sophia Lillis (IT, IT: Chapter 2) as Gretel, newcomer Samuel J. Leakey as Hansel and Alice Krige (Star Trek: First Contact) as The Witch. “Gretel & Hansel” was directed by Perkins from a screenplay by Rob Hayes.  The film was produced by Brian Kavanaugh-Jones and Fred Berger. Fans can own “Gretel & Hansel” via purchase from digital retailers beginning April 7. The film will be available on Blu-ray and DVD on May 5. The Blu-ray disc features the film and special features in hi-definition and the DVD features the film and special features in standard definition.  Both versions feature a Digital version of the film.

“A beautiful, frightening, intelligent new venture into an age-old nightmare.

William Bibbiani, THE WRAP

TERROR HIDES IN THE WOODS WHEN

GRETEL & HANSEL

ARRIVES ONTO BLU-RAY™,

DVD AND DIGITAL FROM

ORION PICTURES AND

WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT

Own it Early on Digital on April 7

Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand debut on May 5

A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search for food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

BLU-RAY & DVD ELEMENTS

“Gretel & Hansel” Blu-ray and DVD contain the following special feature:

  • Blu-ray
    • “Storybook”
  • DVD
    • “Storybook”

DVD Languages: English, Latin Spanish

BD Languages: English, Latin Spanish

DVD Subtitles: English SDH, Latin Spanish

BD Subtitles: English, Latin Spanish

Running Time: 87 minutes

Rating: Rated PG-13 for disturbing images/thematic content, and brief drug material.

DVD: DTS-HD, DLBY/DGTL

Blu-ray:

DTS-HD

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Writer/Reviewer, lifelong obsessive film nerd. As eager to educate in the world of film as I am to learn. An avid lover of horror, schlock and trash, Brandon hosts the Cult Cinema Cavalcade podcast on the Creative Zombie Studios Network (www.cultcinemacavalcade.com) You can also find more essays on his blog Naptown Nerd (naptownnerd.blogspot.com).

1 Response to “GRETEL & HANSEL Arrives On Blu-ray May 5th!”


  1. Gregg

    I feel like this film flew under the radar when it came out. I happened to thoroughly enjoy it from start to finish. Was it perfect? No, but I thought it was effective.