A spine-chilling, heart-pounding thriller created by the award-winning master of suspense M.Night Shyamalan; The Happening is released to buy as a single disc DVD and as a special 2 disc 'Director's Cut Edition' on DVD plus Blu-ray on 3rd November 2008 courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.
The Happening - Director's Cut Edition DVD and Blu-ray will feature a pulse-pounding extended version too shocking to show in cinemas, plus a making of documentary, filmmaking featurettes and much more. It will also include a digital copy of the film that allows you to transfer the entire movie onto a portable device such as your iPod or laptop.
Starring Academy Award ® nominee Mark Wahlberg (The Departed), Emmy Award winner John Leguizamo (Moulin Rouge) and Zooey Deschanel (Almost Famous), The Happening follows a family on the run as they attempt to escape an inexplicable and unavoidable force which is threatening not just mankind, but the most basic human instinct of all: survival.
When a series of terrifying deaths that defy all reason begin to replicate throughout Philadelphia, High School science teacher Elliott Moore (Wahlberg), his wife Alma (Deschanel) and best friend Julian (Leguizamo) evacuate the city in a desperate bid to find safety from the mysterious and deadly phenomenon. Whilst experts attempt to explain what is causing the series of shocking and destructive deaths, evacuees flee to the Pennsylvanian farmlands only to discover that nowhere and no-one is safe.
A terrifyingly addictive thriller set to get your heart racing; The Happening a must-have for all adrenalin junkies this November.
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.