Movie News: The Huntsman: Winter’s War available on Digital HD August 2nd and other versions on August 23rd

By Liz Lopez

Source: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment announced The Huntsman: Winter’s War is available on Digital HD on August 2, 2016 and 4K Ultra HDTM, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on August 23, 2016. The Huntsman: Winter’s War on Blu-ray™ and DVD will include an all-new extended edition of the epic action-adventure, plus exclusive bonus features that reveal the movie’s behind-the-scenes secrets.

The Huntsman: Winter’s War stars Charlize Theron (Mad Max: Fury Road, Monster) as the evil Queen Ravenna, who betrays her good sister Freya (Emily Blunt: Sicario, Edge of Tomorrow) with an unforgivable act, freezing Freya’s heart to love and unleashing in her an icy power she never knew she possessed. Retreating to a kingdom far to the north, Freya raises an army of Huntsmen as her protectors, with the only rule that no two of them should ever fall in love. As a war for domination escalates between the two queens, the hero standing between good and evil is Freya’s most elite Huntsman, Eric (Chris Hemsworth: Thor, Star Trek) . Alongside fellow warrior Sara (Jessica Chastain: The Martian, The Help) — the only woman who has ever captured his heart — Eric must help Freya vanquish her sister or Ravenna’s wickedness will rule for eternity.

The film to be available on 4K Ultra HD™ in a combo pack will include 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray™ and Digital HD with UltraViolet. The 4K Ultra HDTM will include all bonus features on the Blu-ray disc.

FILMMAKERS and Cast: Additional cast includes: Sam Claflin, Nick Frost, Rob Brydon, Sheridan Smith and Alexandra Roach, among others.

The film is directed by Cedric Nicolas-Troyan and written by Evan Spiliotopoulos and Craig Mazin, based on characters by Evan Daughert.

The Director of Photography is: Phedon Papamichael; Production Designer: Dominic Watkins; Edited By: Conrad Buff IV; Composer: James Newton Howard and the Costume Designer is Colleen Atwood.

The film is rated PG-13 for fantasy action violence and some sensuality/N/A. The languages/subtitles: English/English SDH, Spanish and French (Canadian) subtitles.

The run time: 1 Hour 54 Minutes

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