If you have been keeping an eye on many of the festivals in horror this year and late last, then you would have seen some appearances by Jason Baldwin from the West Memphis Three. No matter what your thoughts maybe on what was involved the film based on the three is finally heading home this summer. Devil’s Knot has finished its run on the on demand circuit and is ready to hit the shelves on June 10th!
May 5, 1993. West Memphis, Arkansas. Three young boys playing in the nearby woods never come home for dinner. In the rush to find and convict the killers, police focus on a trio of teenagers suspected of devil worship. As the mother of one of the murdered boys (Witherspoon) tries to come to grips with this unspeakable tragedy, she is desperate to believe that the killers have been found and will be brought to justice. It is only when an investigator (Firth) reveals that the evidence doesn’t all add up, that the community is forced to face the reality that the true killer might still be out there.
Finally ending it’s VOD run Devil’s Knot will be available on DVD, Blu ray and Digital download June 10th. The film stars Colin Firth, Reese Witherspoon, Amy Ryan, Stephen Moyer and is directed by Atom Egoyan. The Blu ray and DVD will both contain a “Making of” , deleted scenes and a “Getting Into Character” segment for the bonus features. Look for a review on Devil’s Knot soon!
Devil's Knot is being released courtesy of Image Entertainment.