The past returns to haunt the living….
On DVD Monday 8th September 2008
The chilling real-life phenomenon of spirit photography provides the inspiration for terrifying supernatural thriller Shutter, available on DVD from Monday 8th September from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Produced by the team behind The Grudge and The Ring, the film follows newly-weds Ben (Joshua Jackson, Dawson’s Creek Fringe, The Skulls) and Jane (Rachael Taylor, Transformers, Bottle Shock) as they embark on a working honeymoon with a paranormal twist.
In his English language debut, celebrated J-horror maestro Masayuki Ochiai (Infection, Hypnosis, Parasite Eve) plunges an un-suspecting American couple into a compelling and mysterious nightmare as they embark on a new life in his native Japan. After a tragic accident, a chilling, ghostly shadow begins to appear in their photos. Determined to expose Ben’s past, this mysterious spirit image will stop at nothing in her quest to reveal his dark and disturbing secrets. As they delve deeper into the word of spirit photography, Ben and Jane learn that the past can never truly be left behind.
Following in the terrifying footsteps of The Ring and The Grudge, Shutter is a harrowing thriller that delves deep into spooky world of spirit photography. The DVD comes packed with in-depth interviews and special features that shed light on this mysterious real-life phenomenon, Shutter will set the nerves of even the bravest viewers jangling.
Shutter DVD & Blu-ray details:
Release date: Monday 8th September 2008
Running time: 85 minutes
Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
1 Disc DVD: RRP £19.99
DVD Bonus Features:
The Shutter DVD bonus content includes the following features and unseen material:
• A ghost in the lends
• A cultural divide: Shooting in Japan
• The Director: Masayuki Ochiai
• A conversation with Luke Dawson
• A history of spirit photography
• Create your own phantom photo
• The hunt for the haunt: Tools and tips for ghost hunting
Alternate and deleted scenes:
• The wedding
• Jane eats a Big Mac
• Extended restaurant scene
• Jane watches TV
• Jane gets directions
• Ben’s photo shoot
• Flashbacks of Megumi
• The hospital
• Jane becomes Megumi
• Extended flashbacks of Megumi
• Alternate ending: Mental hospital
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What hit TV series did Joshua Jackson star in alongside Katie Holmes?
a) Dawson's Creek
b) Joey's Creek
c) Pacey's Creek
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