‘Redemption’ on Blu-ray September 24th!

Redemption - whysoblu.comJason Statham (The Expendables) proves even angels have a dark side when Redemption arrives on Blu-ray Disc (plus Digital Copy and Ultraviolet), DVD (plus Digital Copy and Ultraviolet) and Digital Download September 24from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The film is currently available on Video on Demand.  Statham “gives a performance as powerful as his fists,” (CraveOnline.com) as an ex-Special Forces soldier who gets caught in the dangerous trenches of London’s criminal underworld. Written and directed by Steven Knight, the Academy Award® nominated writer of Dirty Pretty Things (Original Screenplay, 2003), the compelling thriller co-stars Polish Film Award® winner Agata Buzek (The Reverse), BAFTA® winner Vicky McClure (“This Is England ’86”), Benedict Wong (Prometheus, Dirty Pretty Things) and Ger Ryan (Frozen).

Joey Jones (Statham) comes home from the Afghan war a shattered man. Broke, homeless and lost in a haze of drugs and alcohol, he attempts to piece his life back together with the help of Sister Cristina (Buzek), a nun who works at an inner-city parish. Joey’s expert training as a soldier marks him as a valuable asset to the mob and he soon finds himself employed with the dark web of London’s criminal underworld. When Joey finds out his girlfriend was brutally murdered by ruthless kingpins he seeks revenge, even if the path promises to destroy him completely.

The Redemption Blu-ray Disc and DVD, including a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the action-packed thriller, will be available for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.


  • “The Making of Redemption” featurette

*Subject to change


Year of Production: 2012

Title Copyright:Redemption © 2012 Hummingbird Film Investments LLC. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2013 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Type: Theatrical Release

Rating:R for strong brutal violence, graphic nudity and language

Genre: Action

Closed Captioned: English

Subtitles: English and Spanish

Feature Run Time:100minutes

Blu-ray Format: 1080P High Definition 16×9 Widescreen (2.40:1)

DVD Format:16×9 Widescreen (2.40:1)

Blu-ray Audio Status:5.1 DTS HD Master Audio

DVD Audio Status: 5.1 Dolby Digital and 2.0 Stereo


Redemption will be available to own on Blu-ray September 24th. If you cannot wait until then it is currently available for rent via Amazon HERE!


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