IFC will bring the tremendous Maniac to DVD and Blu-ray October 15. Special Features Include: Making Of, Poster Gallery, and Trailer.
As you can see by the cover, we really liked it. Read our extremely positive review here.
We’re giving away (1) Blu-ray packaged with the sweet Mondo art poster depicted below. TO ENTER: Put MANIAC in the subject line and then e-mail your FULL NAME and ADDRESS to firstname.lastname@example.org. Winners chosen at random October 16. No PO boxes. U.S. entries only.
In the slasher redo, “Frank (Elijah Wood) is the withdrawn owner of a mannequin store, but his life changes when young artist Anna appears asking for his help with her new exhibition. As their friendship develops and Frank’s obsession escalates and the number of victims increases, it becomes clear that Frank is far more dangerous than he seems. With a pulsating electronic score by Rob, the film is an intimate, visually daring, psychologically complex and profoundly horrific trip into the downward spiraling nightmare of a killer and his victims.”
A 21st century Jack the Ripper set in the present day, Maniac is a reboot of the cult film considered by many to be the most suspenseful slasher movie ever made.
Elijah Wood, Nora Arnezeder, Genevieve Alexandra, America Olivo, Morgane Slemp, Sal Landi, Dan Hunter, Freedom, Délé Ogundiran, Steffinnie Phrommany, Joshua De La Garza all star in the feature directed by Franck Khalfoun.
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