Greta - press release

ACADEMY AWARD® NOMINEE ISABELLE HUPPERT AND CHLOË GRACE MORETZ STAR IN THE INTENSE SUSPENSE THRILLER 

FROM ACADEMY AWARD® WINNER NEIL JORDAN 

 

GRETA 

 

AVAILABLE ON DIGITAL MAY 14, 2019 

AND ON BLU-RAY AND DVD MAY 28, 2019  

FROM UNIVERSAL PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT  

 

“A RIVETING NAIL-BITER 

– PETER TRAVERSROLLING STONE 

 

Universal City, California, April 2, 2019 – Not everything is what it seems in the compulsive and haunting” (Amy TaubinFilm Comment) psychological thriller, GRETAarriving on Digital and the digital movie app MOVIES ANYWHERE on May 14, 2019, and on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand on May 28, 2019, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Filled with stellar performances and gripping action, the “irresistible” (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone) and “truly terrifying” (Pete Hammond, Deadline) film follows a kind and caring young woman who befriends a widow with a dark secretFrom Academy Award®-winning director Neil Jordan (The Crying Game), the heart-racing suspense thriller stars Academy Award® nominee Isabelle Huppert (Elle, La Cérémonie) and Chloë Grace Moretz (The Miseducation of Cameron PostNeighbors 2) alongside actress Maika Monroe (It FollowsIndependence Day: Resurgence).  

 

A sweet, naïve young woman trying to make it on her own in New York City, Frances (Moretz) doesn’t think twice about returning the handbag she finds on the subway to its rightful owner. That owner is Greta (Huppert), an eccentric French piano teacher with a love for classical music and an aching loneliness. Having recently lost her mother, Frances quickly grows closer to widowed Greta. The two become fast friends — but Greta’s maternal charms begin to dissolve and grow increasingly disturbing as Frances discovers that nothing in Greta’s life is what it seems.  

 

Packed with shocking surprises and chilling hauntsGRETA on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital comes with exciting exclusive never-before-seen bonus features including deleted scenes and a special featurette to take viewers deeper into this twisted and enthralling story. 

 

BLU-RAYTM, DVD & DIGITAL BONUS FEATURES: 

  • Deleted Scenes 
  • Greta: Enemies and Friends – A look at the film’s three main characters and their intertwined relationships.  

 

GRETA will be available on Blu-rayTM, DVD and Digital, and Movies Anywhere. 

  • Blu-ray unleashes the power of your HDTV and is the best way to watch movies at home, featuring 6X the picture resolution of DVD, exclusive extras and theater-quality surround sound. 
  • DVD offers the flexibility and convenience of playing movies in more places, both at home and away. 
  • Digital lets fans watch movies anywhere on their favorite devices. Users can instantly stream or download. 
  • Movies Anywhere is the digital app that simplifies and enhances the digital movie collection and viewing experience by allowing consumers to access their favorite digital movies in one place when purchased or redeemed through participating digital retailers. Consumers can also redeem digital copy codes found in eligible Blu-rayTM and DVD disc packages from participating studios and stream or download them through Movies Anywhere. MOVIES ANYWHERE is only available in the United States. For more information, visit https://moviesanywhere.com 

 

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FILMMAKERS: 

Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Chloë Grace Moretz, Maika Monroe, Colm Feore, Stephen Rea 

Casting By: Jina Jay 

Costume Designer: Joan Bergin 

Music By: Javier Navarrete 

Editor: Nick Emerson 

Production Designer: Anna Rackard 

Director of Photography: Seamus McGarvey, ASC, BSC 

Co-Producers: Mark O’Connor, Dylan Tarason 

Executive Producers: Neil Jordan, Kim Do-soo, Hwang Soon-Il, Lei Luo, Mei Han, Bruce Toll 

Produced By: Sidney Kimmelp.g.a., John Penotti, James Flynn, p.g.a., Lawrence Bender, p.g.a., Karen Richards, p.g.a. 

Screenplay By: Ray Wright and Neil Jordan 

Directed By: Neil Jordan 

 
TECHNICAL INFORMATION BLU-RAY: 

Street Date: May 28, 2019 

Selection Number: 62202835/62202837 (CDN) 

Layers: BD-50 

Aspect Ratio: 16:9 2.39:1 Widescreen 

Rating: Rated R for some violence and disturbing images 

Languages/SubtitlesEnglish SDH, French and Spanish 

Sound: English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, English Dolby Digital 2.0, and French DTS Digital Surround 5.1 

Run Time: 1 Hour and 39 Minutes 

 

TECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD: 

Street Date: May 28, 2019 

Selection Number: 62202834/ 62202836 (CDN) 

Layers: DVD 9 

Aspect Ratio: 16:9 2.39:1 Anamorphic Widescreen 

Rating: Rated R for some violence and disturbing images 

Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, French and Spanish 

Sound: English and French Dolby Digital 5.1 and English Dolby Digital 2.0 

Run Time: 1 Hour and 39 Minutes 

 

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