From Robert Kirkman, the creator of “The Walking Dead,” comes the psychological thriller AIR, debuting on Blu-ray™ and DVD Oct. 6 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Norman Reedus (“The Walking Dead,” The Boondock Saints) and two-time Academy Award® nominee Djimon Hounsou (Best Supporting Actor: In America, 2003; Blood Diamond, 2006) star as two engineers tasked with guarding the last vestiges of mankind as they struggle to preserve their own sanity and lives. AIR also stars Sandrine Holt (Terminator Genisys).air

Bonus materials include two in-depth pieces that explore the development of AIR. In “An Account of Confinement,” the cast and crew illuminate the process of making this tense tale in close quarters, while delving into the artistic themes of confinement, claustrophobia and isolation. “The Custodians” is an all access character exploration, with insightful conversations with Djimon Hinsou and Norman Reedus on their approach to their characters.

Synopsis:

In the near future, breathable air is nonexistent. Virtually all of humanity has disappeared, and those chosen to reestablish society reside in a controlled state of suspended animation. Two engineers tasked with guarding the last hope for mankind struggle to preserve their own sanity and lives while administering to the vital task at hand. Starring Norman Reedus and two-time Oscar® nominee Djimon Hounsou (Best Supporting Actor, Blood Diamond, 2006 and In America, 2003).

Directed by Christian Cantamessa from a screenplay by Christian Cantamessa and Chris Pasetto, AIR was produced by Chris Ferguson, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, David Alpert and Robert Kirkman, with Norman Reedus, Noah Rosen and Bailey Conway serving as executive producers.

Bonus Materials Include:

  • “An Account of Confinement: Creating Air”
  • “The Custodians: Behind the Scenes with Norman Reedus and Djimon Hounsou”

 

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By Timothy Janson

Tim Janson has been an entertainment writer for 20 years whose credits include: Fangoria, City Slab, Newsarama, Collider, The Horror Review, Mania Entertainment, and several others. He is an avid collector of books and swords.

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