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The Place of No Words, the stunning and deeply moving fantasy drama arrives on home media this summer

Dazzler Media presents the stunning and deeply moving fantasy drama The Place of No Words, written, directed by and starring Mark Webber (Green Room, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World) alongside his wife Teresa Palmer (A Discovery of Witches, Hacksaw Ridge) and their son, Bodhi Palmer. It's coming to DVD & Digital from 5th July.

In The Place of No Words, a family embarks on an imaginative adventure exploring how we cope with loss, and the love, laughter and pain we can find within it. Told through both the eyes of a father and his young son, the story moves between the authentic real world and a fantasy realm filled with mythical creatures and extraordinary circumstances.

Written, directed by and starring Mark Webber (Green Room, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World) and Webber’s real-life wife Teresa Palmer (A Discovery of Witches, Hacksaw Ridge), The Place of No Words is a poignant, deeply moving story co-starring Phoebe Tonkin (The Vampire Diaries), Sarah Wright (American Made), Eric Christian Olsen (NCIS: Los Angeles) and introducing Bodhi Palmer in “a remarkable, guileless performance, says the Los Angeles Times.

Dazzler Media presents The Place of No Words on DVD & Digital from 5th July.

Pre-order on Amazon: www.amazon.co.uk/Place-No-Words-DVD/dp/B094K913LT

Featured & promotional images courtesy of Dazzler Media, The Warrior Agency 

Tak Sakaguchi stars in Crazy Samurai: 400 vs 1

Dazzler Media presents Japanese action star Tak Sakaguchi (Versus, Re:Born) in Crazy Samurai: 400 vs 1, boasting the world’s first feature length, one-take action sequence, coming to Blu-ray, DVD & Digital from 5th July.

When a master samurai arrives to duel the disgraced Yoshioka dojo, he walks into an ambush. In the world’s first feature length, one-take action film sequence, Miyamoto Musashi (Tak Sakaguchi, Versus, Re:Born) fights for his life against 400 warriors, earning a place in history as the “Crazy Samurai Musashi”.

From director and famed action coordinator Yûji Shimomura (The Warrior’s Way, Death Trance), Crazy Samurai: 400 vs 1 is a thrilling slice of action cinema and a must-see for genre fans. 

Dazzler Media presents Crazy Samurai: 400 vs 1 on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital 5th July.

Pre-order on Amazon: www.amazon.co.uk/Crazy-Samurai-400-Blu-ray/dp/B091BTM3WT

Featured & promotional images courtesy of Dazzler Media, The Warrior Agency 

Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield star in The Eyes of Tammy Faye. Official Trailer

The Eyes of Tammy Faye is an intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker. In the 1970s and 80s, Tammy Faye and her husband, Jim Bakker, rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and theme park, and were revered for their message of love, acceptance and prosperity. Tammy Faye was legendary for her indelible eyelashes, her idiosyncratic singing, and her eagerness to embrace people from all walks of life. However, it wasn’t long before financial improprieties, scheming rivals, and scandal toppled their carefully constructed empire.

Directed by: Michael Showalter Written by: Abe Sylvia Produced by: Jessica Chastain, p.g.a., Kelly Carmichael, p.g.a., Rachel Shane, p.g.a., Gigi Pritzker Cast: Jessica Chastain, Andrew Garfield, Cherry Jones, Fredric Lehne, Louis Cancelmi, Sam Jaeger, Gabriel Olds, Mark Wystrach, and Vincent D’Onofrio

Featured & promotional images courtesy of Searchlight Pictures

Space Jam: A New Legacy – Trailer 2

LeBron James and the Tune Squad only have one shot to win the highest stakes game of their lives. Watch them battle it out on the court against the Goon Squad in Space Jam: A New Legacy in theaters and HBO Max – July 16.

Welcome to the Jam! Basketball champion and global icon LeBron James goes on an epic adventure alongside timeless Tune Bugs Bunny with the animated/live-action event “Space Jam: A New Legacy,” from director Malcolm D. Lee and an innovative filmmaking team including Ryan Coogler and Maverick Carter. This transformational journey is a manic mashup of two worlds that reveals just how far some parents will go to connect with their kids. When LeBron and his young son Dom are trapped in a digital space by a rogue A.I., LeBron must get them home safe by leading Bugs, Lola Bunny and the whole gang of notoriously undisciplined Looney Tunes to victory over the A.I.’s digitized champions on the court: a powered-up roster of professional basketball stars as you’ve never seen them before. It’s Tunes versus Goons in the highest-stakes challenge of his life, that will redefine LeBron’s bond with his son and shine a light on the power of being yourself. The ready-for-action Tunes destroy convention, supercharge their unique talents and surprise even “King” James by playing the game their own way.

James stars alongside Oscar nominee Don Cheadle (the “Avengers” films, “Hotel Rwanda”), Khris Davis (“Judas and the Black Messiah,” TV’s “Atlanta”), Sonequa Martin-Green (TV’s “The Walking Dead,” “Star Trek: Discovery”), newcomer Cedric Joe, Jeff Bergman (“Looney Tunes Cartoons”), Eric Bauza (“Looney Tunes Cartoons”), and Zendaya (upcoming “Dune,” “Malcolm & Marie”).

Lee (“Girls Trip,” “Night School”) directs from a screenplay by Juel Taylor & Tony Rettenmaier & Keenan Coogler & Terence Nance and Jesse Gordon and Celeste Ballard, story by Juel Taylor & Tony Rettenmaier & Keenan Coogler & Terence Nance and Terence Nance. Based on “Space Jam,” written by Leo Benvenuti & Steve Rudnick and Timothy Harris & Herschel Weingrod. The film’s producers are Ryan Coogler, LeBron James, Maverick Carter and Duncan Henderson, and the executive producers are Sev Ohanian, Zinzi Coogler, Allison Abbate, Jesse Ehrman, Jamal Henderson, Spencer Beighley, Justin Lin, Terence Nance and Ivan Reitman.

The director’s behind-the-scenes creative team includes director of photography Salvatore Totino (“Spider-Man: Homecoming”), animation producer Troy Nethercott (“Wonder Park”), production designers Kevin Ishioka (“The Mule”), Akin McKenzie (Netflix’s “When They See Us”) and Clint Wallace (upcoming “Eternals”), editor Bob Ducsay (“Godzilla: King of the Monsters,” “Star Wars Episode VIII – The Last Jedi”) and costume designer Melissa Bruning (“Rampage,” “War for the Planet of the Apes”). The music is by Kris Bowers (“Greenbook,” Netflix’s “Bridgerton”).

Warner Bros. Pictures Presents a Proximity/The SpringHill Company Production, a Malcolm D. Lee Film, “Space Jam: A New Legacy.” The film will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures. It will be released in theaters nationwide on July 16, 2021 and will be available in the U.S. on HBO Max for 31 days from theatrical release.

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Featured & promotional images courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

New Animated Feature ‘Ron’s Gone Wrong’ Official Trailer

20th Century Studios and Locksmith Animation’s “Ron’s Gone Wrong” is the story of Barney, a socially awkward middle-schooler and Ron, his new walking, talking, digitally-connected device, which is supposed to be his “Best Friend out of the Box.” Ron’s hilarious malfunctions, set against the backdrop of the social media age, launch them into an action-packed journey in which boy and robot come to terms with the wonderful messiness of true friendship. 

“Ron’s Gone Wrong” features the voices of Zach Galifianakis (“A Wrinkle in Time”), Jack Dylan Grazer (“Shazam!”), Olivia Colman (“The Crown”), Ed Helms (“The Office”), Justice Smith (“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom”), Rob Delaney (“Deadpool 2“), Kylie Cantrall (“Gabby Duran and the Unsittables”), Ricardo Hurtado (“The Goldbergs”), Marcus Scribner (“Black-ish”), Thomas Barbusca (“Chad”).

Featured & promotional images courtesy of 20th Century Studios

Reminiscence (2021) starring Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson and Thandiwe Newton – Official Trailer

From writer/director/producer Lisa Joy comes Warner Bros. Pictures’ action thriller “Reminiscence,” starring Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson and Thandiwe Newton. Nick Bannister (Jackman), a private investigator of the mind, navigates the darkly alluring world of the past by helping his clients access lost memories. Living on the fringes of the sunken Miami coast, his life is forever changed when he takes on a new client, Mae (Ferguson). A simple matter of lost and found becomes a dangerous obsession. As Bannister fights to find the truth about Mae's disappearance, he uncovers a violent conspiracy, and must ultimately answer the question: how far would you go to hold on to the ones you love?

Featured & promotional images courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It Trailer Drop

“The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It” reveals a chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then takes them beyond anything they’d ever seen before, to mark the first time in U.S. history that a murder suspect would claim demonic possession as a defence.

Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson return to star as Lorraine and Ed Warren, under the direction of Michael Chaves (“The Curse of La Llorona”). The film also stars Ruairi O’Connor (Starz’ “The Spanish Princess”), Sarah Catherine Hook (Hulu’s “Monsterland”) and Julian Hilliard (the series “Penny Dreadful: city of Angels” and “The Haunting of Hill House”).

“The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It” was produced by James Wan and Peter Safran, who have collaborated on all the “Conjuring” Universe films. Chaves directed from a screenplay by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick (“The Conjuring 2,” “Aquaman”), story by James Wan & David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick, based on characters created by Chad Hayes & Carey W. Hayes. Serving as executive producers were Richard Brener, Dave Neustadter, Victoria Palmeri, Michael Clear, Judson Scott and Michelle Morrissey.

The behind-the-scenes creative team reunited “Conjuring” Universe contributors, including director of photography Michael Burgess, production designer Jennifer Spence, costume designer Leah Butler and composer Joseph Bishara, along with the director’s editor from “The Curse of La Llorona,” Peter Gvozdas, and editor Christian Wagner (“Furious 7”).

“The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It” is the seventh film in the “Conjuring” Universe, the largest horror franchise in history, which has grossed more than $1.8 billion worldwide. It includes the first two “Conjuring” films, as well as “Annabelle” and “Annabelle: Creation,” “The Nun,” and “Annabelle Comes Home.”

New Line Cinema presents An Atomic Monster/A Peter Safran Production, “The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It.”

Featured & promotional images: The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures UK

Cult masterpiece MANDY starring Nicolas Cage coming to Limited Edition Blu-ray 24th May

Dazzler Media proudly presents the psychedelic, cult horror masterpiece, Mandy starring Nicolas Cage, coming to Limited Edition Blu-ray from 24th May.

Pacific Northwest. 1983 AD. Outsiders Red Miller (Nicolas Cage) and Mandy Bloom (Andrea Riseborough) lead a loving and peaceful existence. When their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed by a cult led by the sadistic Jeremiah Sand (Linus Roache), Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey filled with bloody vengeance and laced with fire.

Mandy is written and directed by Panos Cosmatos (Beyond the Black Rainbow) and stars iconic Academy Award® winner, Nicolas Cage (Adaptation, Kick-Ass, Ghost Rider) in his most visceral role to date, alongside the stellar supporting cast of Andrea Riseborough (Birdman, Battle Of The Sexes) and Linus Roache (Batman Begins, Non-Stop). Co-produced by Elijah Wood (The Lord of the Rings franchise) it is also one of the final films scored by Academy Award®-nominated composer Jóhann Jóhannsson (Sicario, The Theory of Everything).

“An exhilarating ride through the fiery gates of hell” - Sight and Sound 

★★★★★ - The Daily Telegraph 

★★★★★ - Total Film

★★★★★ - The Upcoming

★★★★ - The Guardian

Dazzler Media presents Mandy on Limited Edition Blu-ray from 24th May

Pre-order on Amazon: www.amazon.co.uk/Mandy-Blu-ray/dp/B08WKGTDT5

Blu-ray special features
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Extended Scenes
  • Mandy Behind The Scenes Featurette
  • Mandy One shots
Limited Edition contents
  • Rigid slipcase featuring classic artwork
  • Poster featuring classic artwork
  • 40-page soft cover book with new essays by Tim Murray (The Raygun)

Featured & promotional images: Mandy, courtesy of Dazzler Media, The Warrior Agency 

Gina Carano and Richard Dreyfuss star in DAUGHTER OF THE WOLF on DVD & Digital 3rd May

Dazzler Media presents Gina Carano (The Mandalorian, Fast & Furious 6, Haywire) and Oscar winner Richard Dreyfuss (RED, Jaws) in action-thriller Daughter of the Wolf, coming to DVD & Digital from 3rd May. 

Clair Hamilton, an ex-military specialist, comes home when her father passes away. But after getting news that she has inherited a large sum of money, her son is kidnapped. Instead of seeking help, she captures one of the kidnappers, using him to track down her son.

Starring Gina Carano (The Mandalorian, Fast & Furious 6, Haywire), Brendan Fehr (The Night Shift, Final Destination) and Oscar winner Richard Dreyfuss (RED, Jaws), Daughter of the Wolf is a powerful, action-packed thriller not to be missed.

Dazzler Media presents Daughter of the Wolf on DVD and Digital from 3rd May.

Featured & promotional images: Daughter of the Wolf, courtesy of Dazzler Media, The Warrior Agency 

Icon Film Distribution presents Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery on Collector’s Edition Blu-ray, DVD and Digital 19 April

Yeah, Baby! Mike Myers’ hilarious cult comedy Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, returns on special edition Blu-ray and DVD this April.

In 1967, fashion photographer by day and super-agent by night Austin Powers (Mike Myers, Wayne’s World) is on the verge of catching his arch-nemesis, Dr. Evil (also Myers), when the latter has himself cryogenically frozen. Following suit, Powers unthaws thirty years later in the '90s to find Evil threatening the world once more. Can Powers recover from his culture shock in time to battle his old foe? With the help of sexy sidekick Vanessa Kensington (Elizabeth Hurley), he just might.

Featuring a huge ensemble cast including Will Ferrell, Seth Green, Carrie Fisher, Christian Slater, Priscilla Presley and Burt Bacharach, this hilarious and iconic spy movie parody, written by and starring Mike Myers, is undeniably groovy, baby!

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery is on collector's edition Blu-ray, DVD and Digital 19 April from Icon Film Distribution. Pre-order: https://amzn.to/3989Lqi

BLU-RAY SPECIAL FEATURES

  • Austin & Vanessa Character Featurette
  • B-Roll
  • TV Spots and Clips
  • Character Soundbites
  • Ming Tea “BBC” Music Video

Featured & promotional images: Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997), Icon Film Distribution, Witchfinder PR