The suspenseful and absorbing thriller, The Vanishing of Sidney Hall, arrives on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital) and DVD March 20 from Lionsgate. Starring Logan Lerman, Elle Fanning, and Kyle Chandler, the film follows a young writer (Lerman) who finds himself catapulted to unexpected fame after publishing a novel based on the death of one of his high school classmates. Spiraling out of control, he disappears without a trace. Written and directed by Oscar® winner Shawn Christensen (Best Live Action Short Film, Curfew, 2012) and co-written by Jason Dolan, The Vanishing of Sidney Hall premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival and also stars Golden Globe® nominee Michelle Monaghan (Best Supporting Actress, Limited Series – TV, “True Detective,” 2015) and two-time Golden Globe® nominee Nathan Lane (Best Actor, Motion Picture – Musical/Comedy, The Birdcage, 1997; The Producers, 2006). The Vanishing of Sidney Hall Blu-ray and DVD will include a making-of featurette and will be available for the suggested retail price of $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.
After publishing a best-selling novel based on the death of one of his high school classmates, controversial writer Sidney Hall (Logan Lerman) finds himself catapulted to unexpected fame and renown. His relationship with his girlfriend (Elle Fanning) begins to fall apart as the dark consequences of the book intrude on their life together, and he disappears without a trace. Nearly a decade later, an enigmatic detective (Kyle Chandler) searches for the missing author, whose books are connected to a string of mysterious arsons.
BLU-RAY/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES:
- “Making Sidney Hall” Featurette
Logan Lerman The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Indignation
Elle Fanning 20th Century Women, Maleficent
Michelle Monaghan Patriots Day, Source Code
with Nathan Lane The Lion King, The Birdcage
and Kyle Chandler Manchester by the Sea, TV’s “Bloodline”
Year of Production: 2017
Title Copyright: © 2017 Newport Chang LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating: R for language and some sexual references
Subtitles: Spanish, English SDH
Feature Run Time: 117 minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080p High Definition 16×9 Widescreen 2.39:1 Presentation
DVD Format: 16×9 Widescreen 2.39:1 Presentation
Blu-ray Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master AudioTM
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio