The Visit, The Purge series) returns to collaborate with Shyamalan in the box-office hit, starring James McAvoy (X-Men: Apocalypse,Victor Frankenstein). The frightening thriller SPLIT delves into the mysterious depths of one man’s fractured mind as a terror unlike the world has seen prepares to be unleashed. SPLIT offers viewers a closer look at the movie fans are raving about with a never-before-seen alternate ending, deleted scenes, character spotlight, and a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film.
Heralded as “one of his best films – period” (Alex Welch, IGN), M. Night Shyamalan returns to the screen with SPLIT. Kevin Crumb’s (McAvoy) fractured mind has revealed 23 personalities, but one remains dangerously submerged, set to materialize and dominate the others. McAvoy delivers “the role of his career” (Peter Debruge, Variety) as Kevin reaches a war for dominance among all those that rage within him, threatening his stability and impacting the survival of everyone around him.
Producer Marc Bienstock (Before I Fall) and executive producers Ashwin Rajan (Devil, The Visit) and Steven Schneider (Paranormal Activity series) who collaborated on The Visit reunite with SPLIT. Starring James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy (The Witch), Betty Buckley (The Happening, “Oz”), Haley Lu Richardson (The Edge of Seventeen, Follow) and Jessica Sula (“Recovery Road”), critics hail SPLIT as “a nerve-shredding thriller” (Tim Grierson, Screen International).
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The Making of Split- Filmmakers, cast, and crew discuss what attracted them to the project and how they were able to
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The Many Faces of James McAvoy- A look at how James McAvoy approached the challenge of playing so many
The Filmmaker’s Eye: M. Night Shyamalan- Director and writer M. Night Shyamalan has a singular, big-picture vision of his projects. Producers, cast, and crew discuss how Night’s process gives them the freedom to execute their roles to the fullest.
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Cast: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Haley Lu Richardson, Jessica Sula Casting By: Douglas Abel, C.S.AMusic By: West Dylan Thordson Music Supervisor: Susan Jacobs Costume Designer: Paco Delgado Edited By: Luke Ciarrocchi Production Designer: Mara LePere-Schloop Director of Photography: Michael Gioulakis Executive Producers: Steven Schneider, Ashwin Rajan, Kevin Frakes Produced By: M. Night Shyamalan, Jason Blum, Marc Bienstock Written and Directed By: M. Night Shyamalan
TECHNICAL INFORMATION BLU-RAY™:
Street Date: April 18, 2017 Copyright: 2017 Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Selection Number: 61182941(US)/ 61182945 (CDN) Layers: BD-50 Aspect Ratio: Widescreen 2.40:1 Rating: Rated PG-13 for disturbing thematic content and behavior, violence and some language Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish and French Subtitles Sound: English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1/ DVS DD 2.03 4, Spanish and French DTS Digital Surround 5.1 Run Time: 1 Hour, 57 Minutes
TECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD:
Street Date: April 18, 2017 Copyright: 2017 Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Selection Number: 61182934 (US)/ 61182944 (CDN) Layers: Dual Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen 2.40:1 Rating: Rated PG-13 for disturbing thematic content and behavior, violence and some language Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish and French Subtitles Sound: English Dolby Digital 5.1/ DVS DD 2.03 4, Spanish and French Dolby Digital 5.1 Run Time: 1 Hour, 57 Minutes
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