Tuesday 12th June 2007
Critically acclaimed and eagerly awaited Alpha Dog is released on DVD on the 20th August 2007 courtesy of Icon Home Entertainment. Inspired by true events, Alpha Dog follows three fateful days when the lives of a group of Southern Californian teens suddenly dead-ended.
With a powerful ensemble cast including the gorgeous global mega-star Justin Timberlake, Bruce Willis (Die Hard), Sharon Stone (Basic Instinct), Emile Hirsch (Lords of Dogtown), Ben Foster (X-Men The Last Stand) and Shawn Hatosy (Factory Girl), Alpha Dog is fierce and sexy in equal measures.
Written and directed by Nick Cassavetes, Alpha Dogis a drama based on the life of Jesse James Hollywood, a drug dealer who became one of the youngest men to ever be on the FBIs most wanted list. Cocky and headstrong Johnny Truelove (Emile Hirsch) is living the wannabe's American dream as a drug dealer in the privileged neighbourhoods in LA. For Johnny and his crew their existence is a heady blur of partying and looking for the next thrill until Johnny is double crossed by another dealer. Their lives quickly begin to spiral out of control and an impulsive kidnapping leads to a shocking conclusion. For Johnny, the line between playing a thug and becoming one soon blurs, with very real consequences for everyone involved...
Powerful and controversial Alpha Dog was a hit theatrically and the DVD is on course to do as well
- A Cautionary Tale: The Making of Alpha Dog
- An inside look at the making of the film
- Witness Timeline - Get detailed information on each of the witnesses as the shocking events unfold