One remake that we here at the 'Bid can genuinely say that we thoroughly enjoyed is Darren Lynn Bousman's take on the old Troma cult favorite Mother's Day. If you haven't seen this awesome film yet, don't fret, because your about to get your chance to see what a baddass bitch Mother can be when anyone threatens her babies. Check out all the details.
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Anchor Bay Films presents the ultimate "Mother" with the May 8th release of Mother's Day on Blu-ray+DVD Combo Pack and on DVD. With an all-star cast including Rebecca De Mornay (The Hand That Rocks The Cradle, Wedding Crashers), Jamie King (Red Tails, My Bloody Valentine, n City), Brianna Evigan (S. Darko, Step Up 2: The Streets), Patrick John Flueger (Footloose, Brothers), Deborah Ann Woll (HBO’s “True Blood”), Lyriq Bent (Saw II-IV, Skinwalkers), Frank Grillo (The Grey, Minority Report) and Shawn Ashmore (the X-Men films, Frozen), Mother’s Day is the chilling and gorier remake of the 1980 Troma clasc by the same name. SRP is $26.98 for the DVD, and $29.99 for the Blu-ray+DVD combo.
Mother’s Day will also have an excluve theatrical engagement in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago on May 4th in select theaters.
Directed by Darren Lynn Bousman (Saw II, III and IV) with story and screenplay by Scott Milam based on the original Mother’s Day written by Charles Kaufman and Warren Leight, Mother’s Day is a graphic remake of the Troma horror clasc. After a bank robbery gone wrong, three brothers go home to hide out... only to discover that Mother (Rebecca De Mornay) lost their house in a foreclosure. The new owners and their party guests become the depraved brothers’ unwitting hostages. Their sadistic Mother soon arrives and brilliantly takes control of the tuation, ratcheting up the terror. As the hostages struggle desperately to survive the harrowing torture, they realize that there is nothing a Mother won’t do to protect her children.
The Mother’s Day Blu-ray and DVD feature an audio commentary with director Darren Lynn Bousman and actor Shawn Ashmore.