The tragic and haunting events that defined the life of Senator Edward M. Kennedy unfold in the riveting thriller, Chappaquiddick, arriving on Digital July 3 and on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital), DVD, and On Demand July 10 from Lionsgate. “As controversial as it is compelling” (Pete Hammond, Deadline), the film premiered at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival to immense critical praise. The film’s all-star cast includes Jason Clarke (Winchester, Zero Dark Thirty, Everest), Kate Mara (Fantastic Four, 127 Hours), Ed Helms (TV’s “The Office,” The Hangover), and Academy Award® nominee Bruce Dern (Best Actor,Nebraska, 2013).
This suspenseful historical thriller examines the infamous 1969 death of Mary Jo Kopechne, who drowned after Senator Ted Kennedy drove off a bridge on Chappaquiddick Island, and the moral and legal complexities that play out over the following week.
Take home Chappaquiddick and explore the process of recreating history on film through candid interviews with the filmmakers and cast in two featurettes exclusive to the home entertainment release. Rotten Tomatoes Certified Fresh™,Chappaquiddick will be available on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and DVD for the suggested retail price of $39.99 and $29.95, respectively.
BLU-RAY / DVD / DIGITAL SPECIAL FEATURES
- “A Reckoning: Revisiting Chappaquiddick” Featurette
- “Bridge to the Past: Editing the Film” Featurette
Year of Production: 2017
Title Copyright: © 2017 Apex Films SC, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating: PG-13 for thematic material, disturbing images, some strong language, and historical smoking
Genre: Thriller/Mystery, Drama
Subtitles: Spanish, English SDH
Feature Run Time: 106 minutes
BD Format: 1080p High Definition 16×9 Widescreen 2.39:1 Presentation
DVD Format: 16×9 Widescreen 2.39:1 Presentation
BD Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master AudioTM
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio