To celebrate the UK launch of The Woman in Black Blu-ray/DVD and Digital Download in the UK on June 18th, Dan Radcliffe is offering all fans a special treat.
Daniel Radcliffe, the star of the thrilling ghost story, The Woman in Black, today launched an initiative across YouTube and Facebook to stage the first ever worldwide home premiere screening of his ghost story film, The Woman in Black. The event will be taking place on June 21st from 8pm with fans encouraged to “attend” the event and watch their Blu-ray, DVD or Digital Download simultaneously with other fans around the world. Stay tuned to The Woman in Black Facebook and YouTube channels for more announcements from Dan.
Radcliffe instructed fans with the following message, “As you know the longest day is coming and it makes sense for you to safely watch The Woman In Black before the darkness creeps in. We want everyone to watch the film on June 21st from 8pm.”
The Woman in Black is a terrifying film to watch alone, and along with this initiative fans all over the world can unite and share this unique premiere experience together, in the comfort of their own homes.
The Woman in Black is undoubtedly the British cinematic success story of 2012, with a box office topping a staggering 21 million GBP and audiences across the country left in no doubt that the film is a shock fest that has to be experienced to be believed.
Set for release on Blu-ray, DVD and digital download on 18 June 2012, The Woman in Black is the most successful British horror film of all time and stars Daniel Radcliffe in his first feature film since the Harry Potter franchise of movies came to an end. Based on the book by Susan Hill and with a screenplay by Jane Goldman (Kick-Ass, X-Men: First Class, Stardust), The Woman in Black will undoubtedly scare away all competition as it storms to the top of the home entertainment charts.
The Woman in Black tells the tale of Arthur Kipps (Daniel Radcliffe), a lawyer who is forced to leave his young son and travel to a remote village to attend to the affairs of the recently deceased owner of Eel Marsh House. Working alone in the old mansion, Kipps begins to uncover the town’s tragic and tortured secrets and his fears escalate when he discovers that local children have been disappearing under mysterious circumstances. When those closest to him become threatened by the vengeful woman in black, Kipps must find a way to break the cycle of terror.
With a fantastic supporting cast including Oscar nominee Janet McTeer (Albert Nobbs, Tumbleweeds), Ciaran Hinds (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy), Jessica Raine (Call the Midwife, Robin Hood), Shaun Dooley (Great Expectations, South Riding), and produced by the iconic Hammer Films, are you brave enough to spend time with The Woman in Black?
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