Beasts of No NationDrama/War
Box Office: $0.1M
|Blu-ray Criterion Collection
|DVD Criterion Collection
|When Announced||When Released|
|In Theaters||October 16 2015|
|On 4K-UHD||Not Available||Alert Me||Remind Me|
|On Blu-ray||August 31 2021||Now Available|
|On DVD||August 31 2021||Now Available|
PRINCIPAL CASTIdris Elba, Ama Abebrese, Abraham Attah, Richard Pepple, Opeyemi Fagbohungbe
WRITERUzodinma Iweala, Cary Fukunaga
The nightmare of war is seen through the eyes of one of its most tragic casualties – a child soldier – in this harrowing vision of innocence lost from Cary Joji Fukunaga. Based on the acclaimed novel by Uzodinma Iweala, Beasts of No Nation unfolds in an unnamed, civil-war-torn West African country, where the young Agu (Abraham Attah, in a haunting debut performance) witnesses carnage in his village before falling captive to a band of rebel soldiers led by a ruthless commander (an explosive Idris Elba), who molds the boy into a hardened killer. Fukunaga’s relentlessly roving camera work and stunning visuals – realism so intensely visceral it borders on the surreal – immerse the viewer in a world of unimaginable horror without ever losing sight of the powerful human story at its center.
about 5 years ago
Is it really coming out on DVD ?!?!?!
By: Robbie C.
almost 2 years ago
Due to be released on DVD Aug. 31, 2021.