SOURCE: First Look Studios

January 07, 2008 20:00 ET

First Look Studios Announces DVD Release of DAY ZERO Starring Elijah Wood, Chris Klein and Jon Bernthal

Street Date: February 26, 2008

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - January 7, 2008) - First Look Studios is proud to announce the DVD release of DAY ZERO, which explores the story of three lifelong friends (Elijah Wood, Chris Klein and Jon Bernthal) drafted into the military. This film is directed by Bryan Gunnar Cole, written by Robert Malkani and produced by Anthony Moody of Indalo Productions. DAY ZERO was a selection in the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival.

DAY ZERO is set as the US enacts a modern day draft. Three friends, George (Chris Klein), a successful lawyer, Dixon (Jon Bernthal), a tough-as-nails cab driver, and Feller (Elijah Wood), a writer with a host of insecurities, are given 30 days to report for duty. The film explores the emotional struggle of leaving their safe, comfortable lives behind for war. As a result, they are forced to confront their beliefs on courage, duty, love, friendship and honor.

DAY ZERO - Specifications
Running Time - 95 minutes
Rated - Rated R
Pre-book Date - 1/22/2008
Street Date - 2/26/2008
Sound: 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround
SRP: $26.98
Aspect ratio: 4x3 Letterbox
Subtitles: None
Special Features: Previews, Subtitles: English SDH and Spanish

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