Just yesterday, Taylor Lautner’s Abduction came out on DVD, Blu-ray and Facebook. Now TA is excited to give you the chance to win your very own DVD copy of the movie. We’ll be giving away two copies of Abduction, and all you have to is tell us why you should win and what your favorite scene is from the movie, in the comments below. Check out more below:
Action fans will be on the edge of their seats this January as Lionsgate debuts the adrenaline-pumping thriller Abduction on Blu-ray Disc and DVD. Headlined by breakout star Taylor Lautner (The Twilight Saga), the film is a fast-paced ride as one young man searches for the truth about his identity. Directed by John Singleton (2 Fast 2 Furious) and written by Shawn Christensen, the thriller also stars Lily Collins (upcoming Mirror, Mirror), Alfred Molina (Spider-Man 2), Jason Isaacs (the Harry Potter series), Maria Bello (TV’s “Prime Suspect”) and Sigourney Weaver (Avatar). The Blu-ray and DVD bonus materials include two behind-the-scenes featurettes, a production journal with Taylor Lautner and a gag reel. The Blu-ray Disc also offers an Enhanced Viewing Mode for the feature film, taking fans to the next level of entertainment. The race against the clock begins on January 17th, as Abduction makes its way to Blu-ray Disc (plus Digital Copy) and DVD for the suggested retail price of $39.99 and $29.95, respectively.
BLU-RAY DISC/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*
· “Abduction Chronicle” – On-Camera Production Journal with Taylor Lautner
· “Initiation of an Action Hero: Taylor’s Amazing Stunts” featurette
· “The Fight For The Truth: Making Abduction” featurette
· “Pulled Punches” Gag Reel
· Abduction Application: Blu-ray Enhanced Viewing Mode – An in-depth original and personal look at
the film with the cast and crew (BLU-RAY EXCLUSIVE FEATURE)
*Subject to change
In addition you can also watch Abduction now on Facebook! Read more from Lionsgate below:
SANTA MONICA and PLEASANTON, Calif. – January 17, 2012 – Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a leading diversified global entertainment company, and Milyoni, the leader in F-commerce, today announced that director John Singleton’s 2011 thriller Abduction becomes the first new release ever to be made available on Facebook on the same date as the DVD, Blu-ray Disc and Digital Download of the film.
Released on the big screen in September 2011, the movie is available on-demand to Facebook’s 800 million users, featuring brand new social functionalities that allow fans to comment, chat and share the movie viewing experience with friends. For the first time ever, viewers can answer a trivia question while watching the movie which will unlock an exclusive interview with Lautner. Another new feature will allow users to interact with poll questions while watching the movie on Facebook.
Abduction, full of intense action and explosive stunts, stars teen heartthrob Taylor Lautner, (The Twilight series), as Nathan, a young man who discovers his parents are not who he thought they were. While trying to uncover his true identity, he is unwittingly thrust into a deadly world of covert espionage, forcing him to turn to the only person he can trust, his neighbor Karen (Lilly Collins). Racing to evade a team of operatives and assassins, Nathan realizes that the only way he can survive – is to stop running and take matters into his own hands.
“We are excited to offer our highly social, tech-savvy movie fans a whole new experience with the release of Abduction on Facebook,” said Anne Parducci, Executive Vice President of Lionsgate Home Entertainment, Marketing. “By leveraging the built-in social backdrop of Facebook and the tremendous reach of the platform, plus the opportunity to see special content featuring Taylor, we hope to offer fans a truly exhilarating viewing experience.”
Using Milyoni’s Social Cinema technology, Facebook users in the United States can watch the movie on demand through the Abduction Facebook page while chatting with friends, answering questions, sharing and tagging favorite clips. The PG-13 film will be available for $3.99 via PayPal or by credit card.
“Milyoni’s immersive technology allows innovative movie studios like Lionsgate to integrate fun social features into all aspects of the digital viewing experience,” said John Corpus, CEO of Milyoni. “The movie industry is on the verge of a new golden age – one that allows fans and their powerful social networks to spread the word and extend a movie’s viral effect across regions.”
Go see all of the details on the Abduction Facebook page here.