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Elijah Wood in Come To Daddy Arrives on Blu-ray and DVD March 24th

Elijah Wood in Come To Daddy Arrives on Blu-ray and DVD March 24th
Pack your bags for a family reunion of a very different kind when Come to Daddy arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital) and DVD March 24 from Lionsgate. The film is available now on Digital and On Demand. Starring Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Martin Donovan, Michael Smiley, Madeleine Sami, and Simon Chin, the thrilling father-son horror comedy Come to Daddy will be available on Blu-ray and DVD for the suggested retail price of $21.99 and $19.98, respectively.

Norval Greenwood (Elijah Wood), a privileged man-child, arrives at the beautiful and remote coastal cabin of his estranged father, who he hasn’t seen in 30 years. He quickly discovers that not only is Dad a disapproving jerk, but he also has a shady past that is rushing to catch up with him. Now, hundreds of miles from his cushy comfort zone, Norval must battle with demons both real and perceived in order to reconnect with a father he barely knows.
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Ant Timpson’s Come To Daddy Arrives on Blu-ray and DVD on March 24th

  • DailyDead
A potential bonding opportunity between estranged father (Stephen McHattie) and son (Elijah Wood) takes a demented turn in Ant Timpson's feature film directorial debut, Come to Daddy. With the film now playing in theaters and on Digital and VOD platforms, viewers can also look forward to a physical home media release around the corner, as Lionsgate will unleash Come to Daddy on Blu-ray (including Digital) and DVD on March 24th.

We have the full release details and cover art below, and in case you missed it, visit our online hub to catch up on all of our Come to Daddy coverage, including Heather Wixson's Tribeca interview with Wood and Timpson.

"Elijah Wood is back to star in this new acclaimed thriller, Come to Daddy, arriving on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital) and DVD March 24 from Lionsgate.

Street Date: 3/24/20

Blu-ray™ + Digital Srp: $21.99

DVD Srp: $19.98

Program Description

Pack your bags for a
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Movie Review – Come to Daddy (2020)

Come to Daddy, 2020. Directed by Ant Timpson. Starring Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Ona Grauer, Garfield Wilson, Simon Chin, Madeleine Sami, Martin Donovan, and Michael Smiley. Synopsis: Norval Greenwood, a privileged man-child arrives at the beautiful and remote coastal cabin of his estranged father. He quickly discovers that not only is dad a jerk, but […]

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Neon’s ‘The Lodge’ Makes Chilling Debut, O-Scope Releases Horace B. Jenkins’ Long Lost Drama ‘Cane River’ – Specialty B.O. Preview

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Neon’s ‘The Lodge’ Makes Chilling Debut, O-Scope Releases Horace B. Jenkins’ Long Lost Drama ‘Cane River’ – Specialty B.O. Preview
As Neon rides the awards-season wave with Bong Joon Ho’s cinematic masterpiece Parasite, it isn’t stopping with delivering genre titles that speak to the brand. This weekend, its will debut its chilling thriller The Lodge directed by Severin Fiala and Veronika Franz.

Written by Fiala, Franz and Sergio Casci, The Lodge follows a family that decides to spend the holidays in a snowy remote cabin. Already, this doesn’t sound like a good idea. The father (Richard Armitage) is forced to leave the family vaycay for work and his new girlfriend Grace (Riley Keough) stays behind to take care of his kids, Aidan (Jaeden Martell) and Mia (Lia McHugh). When a blizzard hits, they become trapped and, well, Grace’s dark past begins to terrify all of them.

The Lodge debuted last year at Sundance before going through the festival circuit and then making its premiere in Italy in January.
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Selfie Attempt Goes Wrong in New Clip from Ant Timpson’s Come To Daddy, Starring Elijah Wood and Stephen McHattie

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A potential bonding opportunity between estranged father (Stephen McHattie) and son (Elijah Wood) takes a demented turn when some surprise visitors show up in Come to Daddy. In her four-star review, Heather Wixson wrote that Come to Daddy is "...a quirky and unpredictable feature film directorial debut from Ant Timpson," and ahead of the movie's release via Saban Films, a new clip has been released, featuring a selfie gone horribly wrong.

You can watch the new clip below, and keep an eye out for Come to Daddy when Saban Films releases it in select theaters and on VOD and Digital beginning February 7th, 2020.

Directed by Ant Timpson from a screenplay by Toby Harvard (based on an idea by Ant Timpson), Come to Daddy stars Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Martin Donovan, Michael Smiley, Madeleine Sami, and Simon Chin. In case you missed it, visit our online hub to catch up on
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Movie Review – Come to Daddy (2020)

Come to Daddy, 2020. Directed by Ant Timpson. Starring Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Ona Grauer, Garfield Wilson, Simon Chin, Madeleine Sami, Martin Donovan, and Michael Smiley. Synopsis: A man in his thirties travels to a remote cabin to reconnect with his estranged father. Opening with a pair of juxtaposed quotes from William Shakespeare and Beyoncé […]

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Watch a New Clip from Ant Timpson’s Come To Daddy, Starring Elijah Wood and Stephen McHattie

  • DailyDead
A potential bonding opportunity between estranged father (Stephen McHattie) and son (Elijah Wood) takes a demented turn when some surprise visitors show up in Come to Daddy. In her four-star review, Heather Wixson wrote that Come to Daddy is "...a quirky and unpredictable feature film directorial debut from Ant Timpson," and ahead of the movie's February release via Saban Films, a new clip has been released that offers a deeper look into the film's strained relationship between father and son, highlighted during a conversation about Elton John.

You can watch the new clip below, and keep an eye out for Come to Daddy when Saban Films releases it in select theaters and on VOD and Digital beginning February 7th, 2020.

Directed by Ant Timpson from a screenplay by Toby Harvard (based on an idea by Ant Timpson), Come to Daddy stars Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Martin Donovan, Michael Smiley, Madeleine Sami,
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Come To Daddy Trailer: Elijah Wood Learns That Father Does Not Know Best

Elijah Wood goes to New Zealand in search of his father. In Ant Timpson's deceptively deranged Come to Daddy, the son discovers something quite different than what he has long yearned to enjoy. Here's the official synopsis: "Norval Greenwood, a privileged man-child arrives at the beautiful and remote coastal cabin of his estranged father. He quickly discovers that not only is dad a jerk, but he also has a shady past that is rushing to catch up with both of them. Now, hundreds of miles from his cushy comfort zone, Norval must battle with demons, both real and perceived, in order to reconnect with a father he barely knows." Stephen McHattie, Martin Donovan, Michael Smiley, Madeleine Sami and Simon Chin also star. Come to Daddy...

[Read the whole post on screenanarchy.com...]
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Elijah Wood in Official Trailer for Extra Strange Film 'Come To Daddy'

"I need to know why you sent that letter!" Saban Films has unveiled an official trailer for a strange, wacky little indie film titled Come To Daddy. It's not really horror, it's not really drama, it's one of these peculiar films that keeps going to weird places and you have no idea what is about to happen next. Come To Daddy stars Elijah Wood as a man in his thirties who receives a cryptic invitation to head to a remote cabin for a visit with his father after a lifetime of estrangement. Also starring Stephen McHattie, Martin Donovan, Michael Smiley, Madeleine Sami, and Simon Chin. This first premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, but also played at Fantastic Fest, Sitges, Beyond Fest, Toronto After Dark, and tons of other genre fests. It definitely won't be for everyone, but there will be some who find the strangeness of this film to be pure bliss.
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Elijah Wood Goes on a Demented Journey in Come To Daddy [Trailer]

From director/producer Ant Timpson (Turbo Kid) comes a new demented thriller, Come to Daddy. The film stars Elijah Wood as a man in his thirties who receives a cryptic invitation to a remote cabin for a visit with his father after a lifetime of estrangement.

The film also stars Stephen McHattie (300), Martin Donovan (Big Little Lies), Michael Smiley (The Lobster), Madeleine Sami (Breaker Uppers), and Simon Chin (Killing Eve).

Synopsis:

Norval Greenwood, a privileged man-child arrives at the beautiful and remote coastal cabin of his estranged father. He quickly discov
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Watch the Trailer for Ant Timpson’s Come To Daddy, Starring Elijah Wood and Stephen McHattie

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A potential bonding opportunity between estranged father (Stephen McHattie) and son (Elijah Wood) takes a demented turn when some surprise visitors show up in Come to Daddy. In her four-star review, Heather Wixson wrote that Come to Daddy is "...a quirky and unpredictable feature film directorial debut from Ant Timpson," and ahead of the movie's February release via Saban Films, the official trailer has been released.

You can watch the new trailer below, and keep an eye out for Come to Daddy when Saban Films releases it in select theaters and on VOD and Digital beginning February 7th, 2020.

Directed by Ant Timpson from a screenplay by Toby Harvard (based on an idea by Ant Timpson), Come to Daddy stars Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Martin Donovan, Michael Smiley, Madeleine Sami, and Simon Chin. In case you missed it, read Heather Wixson's Tribeca interview with Wood and Timpson.

Synopsis: "Norval Greenwood, a
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The Overlook Film Festival Adds Come To Daddy, Girl On The Third Floor, Campfire Creepers Vr

The Overlook Film Festival already has a killer lineup that includes The Dead Don't Die, Bliss, The Lodge, and Satanic Panic, but they're not done with announcements yet! Today, they revealed new additions, including screenings of Come to Daddy and Girl on the Third Floor, along with Alexandre Aja's Campfire Creepers Vr experience.

(New Orleans, La) - The Overlook Film Festival is thrilled to announce Ant Timpson’s directorial debut Come To Daddy, starring Elijah Wood, as the weekend’s Centerpiece Film Presentation, alongside newly added film Girl On The Third Floor starring wrestling superstar Cm Punk, virtual reality from Alexandre Aja, and the festival’s feature and short film juries.

With the previously announced feature film, short film, live and interactive performances, including the Us Premiere of Jim Jarmusch’s The Dead Don’T Die, the total number of film presentations now marks 43 films (23 features and 18 short films
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Watch a New Clip from Come To Daddy, Starring Elijah Wood and Stephen McHattie

Ahead of its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival, we've been provided with a new clip from Come to Daddy, featuring an unnerving conversation between Norval Greenwood (Elijah Wood) and his father (Stephen McHattie).

Directed by Ant Timpson from a screenplay by Toby Harvard, Come to Daddy stars Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Martin Donovan, Michael Smiley, Madeleine Sami, and Simon Chin.

Come to Daddy will have its world premiere at Tribeca Film Festival on Thursday, April 25th. Visit Tribeca's official website for more details, and check out the synopsis, screening times, and clip below:

Synopsis: "Norval Greenwood, a privileged man-child arrives at the beautiful and remote coastal cabin of his estranged father. He quickly discovers that not only is dad a jerk, but he also has a shady past that is rushing to catch up with both of them. Now, hundreds of miles from his cushy comfort zone, Norval
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Tribeca Film Festival 2019 Midnight Lineup Includes Come To Daddy, Bliss, Something Else

While the SXSW Film Festival is kicking off in Austin this week, the Tribeca Film Festival will continue to shine a spotlight on upcoming genre films in April and May, including Joe Begos' Bliss, Ant Timpson's Come to Daddy (starring Elijah Wood and Stephen McHattie), and Something Else (directed by Jeremy Gardner and Christian Stella).

From the Press Release: "New York – March 5, 2019 – The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival, presented by At&T, today unveiled its feature film lineup. Continuing its tradition of elevating exceptional storytelling rooted in today’s global film communities, the 18th annual Festival will showcase debut works from emerging talent and new works from notable filmmakers. The program includes discoveries, comedies, music-centered, political and social films. The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival takes place April 24 - May 5.

The feature program includes 103 films from 124 filmmakers. The films selected in the three competition sections consist of 50% women directed films. The lineup includes 81 World Premieres,
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Participant Media, Diane Weyermann to be Honored by Italy’s Biografilm Festival (Exclusive)

  • Variety
Italy’s Biografilm Festival, the unique event billed as a cinematic celebration of human lives, will pay special tribute to Participant Media this year and in particular to Diane Weyermann, head of the company’s documentary film and television unit.

Weyermann will receive the fest’s Make it Real Award, honoring excellence in producing, which last year went to producer Simon Chin

Participant has had a banner year with such acclaimed, award-winning films as “Green Book,” “Rbg” and “Roma, all of which collectively earned a total 17 Oscar nominations – the most ever for the company. The tribute during the 15th edition of the June 7-17 Bologna Festival will include a retrospective spotlight of some of Participant’s most significant narrative and documentary features.

“We are proud to celebrate the common path and common mission of both Biografilm and Participant by encouraging audiences to be conscious consumers,” said Biografilm chief Andrea Romeo.
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‘The Miseducation of Cameron Post’ and ‘Kailash’ Lead 2018 Sundance Film Festival Award Winners

With the 2018 Sundance Film Festival concluding this weekend, the award winners have now been unveiled. Leading the pack of jury prize winners are Desiree Akhavan’s The Miseducation of Cameron Post on the dramatic side and Derek Doneen’s Kailash on the documentary side. Ahead of our picks for our favorite films (update: see here), check out the winners below, with links to our coverage where available.

The U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Documentary was presented by Simon Chin to:

Kailash / U.S.A. (Director: Derek Doneen, Producers: Davis Guggenheim, Sarah Anthony) — As a young man, Kailash Satyarthi promised himself that he would end child slavery in his lifetime. In the decades since, he has rescued more than eighty thousand children and built a global movement. This intimate and suspenseful film follows one man’s journey to do what many believed was impossible.

The U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic
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Full Synopsis For 'Dolan's Cadillac'

Christian Slater (Alone in the Dark), Emmanuelle Vaugier (Saw II, Saw IV, Far Cry), Wes Bentley (P2) and Simon Chin have all been cast in Erik Canuel's Dolan's Cadillac, which is adapted from a Stephen King story, according to the IMDb. In addition, we discovered the Full synopsis for the film: Based on one of Stephen Kings most suspenseful short stories, Dolans Cadillac is a suspense thriller in the vein of The Dead Zone, and The Secret Window. Tom Robinson is a peaceful, law-abiding schoolteacher. When his bride Elizabeth accidentally witnesses a murder, he finds himself on a road straight to hell. The killer is James Dolan, Las Vegas most ruthless and untouchable mob boss. Elizabeth agrees to testify against him and soon we find out just why Dolan has remained untouched Anyone who dares to go up against him faces deadly consequences. In Elizabeths case, a bomb strapped
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