Posted Wed Jan 13, 2016 at 12:00 PM PST by Steven Cohen
The western is riding toward Blu-ray later this year.
In an early announcement to retailers, The Weinstein Company is preparing 'The Hateful Eight' for Blu-ray sometime in 2016.
The Hateful 8 is set 6 or 8 or 12 years after the Civil War in wintery Wyoming, and a blizzard is coming. Bounty Hunter John Ruth is trying to get his bounty, Ms. Daisy Domergue (Dah-mer-goo), to the town of Red Rock where she’s scheduled to be brought to justice. Along the way he and his wagon driver Olie pick up two strangers; another bounty hunter and former union soldier, Major Marquis Warren, and a former southern renegade who claims to be the new mayor of Red Rock, Chris Mannix. The impending storm has forced them to stop at Minnie’s Haberdashery, a stagecoach stopover on a mountain pass. When they arrive at Minnie’s, they are not greeted by the proprietor but by four strangers. As the storm takes over the mountainside cabin our eight travelers come to learn they may not make it to Red Rock after all…
Specs, supplements, and a suggested list price have not been announced yet.
You can find the latest specs for 'The Hateful Eight' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under PENDING.
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