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See "The Woman" like never before
By James Whittington, Friday 17th April 2020

Almost a decade after Lucky McKee burst upon the indie horror scene and became a 'Master of Horror' in the making thanks to his directorial debut May, he teamed up with legendary cult author Jack Ketchum for his most shocking and brutal film to date: The Woman, an instant cause celebre on its Sundance premiere. Now the acclaimed film is being unleashed onto Blu-ray on May 25th thanks to Arrow Video.

The Woman (Pollyanna McIntosh) is the last surviving member of a deadly clan of feral cannibals that has roamed the American wilderness for decades. When successful country lawyer Chris Cleek (Sean Bridgers) stumbles upon her whilst hunting in the woods, he decides to capture and "civilize" her with the help of his seemingly perfect all-American family, including his wife Belle (Angela Bettis) and daughter Peggy (Lauren Ashley Carter). The Cleeks will soon learn, however, that hell hath no fury like The Woman scorned...

Thanks to Arrow Video fans can now experience McKee and Ketchum's uncompromisingly twisted vision of the dark side of the American family in a definitive new edition, including a 4K remaster, brand new bonus features, and a bonus disc featuring a brand new restoration of its gut-churning 2009 predecessor Offspring, also starring McIntosh.

Special Features:
Two-disc Limited Edition contents:
Brand new 4K restorations of The Woman and Offspring, supervised and approved by Lucky McKee and Andrew van den Houten
Reversible sleeve featuring newly commissioned artwork for both films by Vanessa McKee
Collectors' booklet featuring new writing by Michael Blyth, Alexandra Heller-Nicholas and Kevin Kovelant

Disc One - The Woman
New 4K restoration supervised and approved by Lucky McKee
High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation
Original DTS-HD MA 5.1 surround
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
New commentary with director Lucky McKee, editor Zach Passero, sound designer Andrew Smetek and composer Sean Spillane
New commentary by star Pollyanna McIntosh
New commentary by critic Scott Weinberg
Archive commentary with director Lucky McKee
Dad on the Wall, a brand new 75-minute fly-on-the-wall behind-the-scenes documentary filmed by the director's father Mike McKee
Being Peggy Cleek, a newly filmed interview with star Lauren Ashley Carter
Malam Domesticam, an archive making-of featurette
Meet The Makers, a short featurette on the making of the film
Deleted Scenes
Mi Burro, a short film by editor Zach Passero
"Distracted" music video by Sean Spillane
Frightfest Total Film Panel Discussion, a 2011 onstage chat about the future of American indie horror at the popular horror film festival, featuring Lucky McKee, Andrew van den Houten, Larry Fessenden, Adam Green, Joe Lynch and Ti West
Theatrical trailers
Image galleries

Disc Two - Offspring(Limited Edition Exclusive)
New 4K restoration supervised and approved by Andrew van den Houten
High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation
Original DTS-HD MA 5.1 surround
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
New commentary by director/producer Andrew van den Houten
Archive commentary with writer Jack Ketchum, director/producer Andrew van den Houten and producer/cinematographer William M. Miller
New interview with Pollyanna McIntosh and Andrew van den Houten
Fly on the Wall, a brand new fly-on-the-wall behind-the-scenes documentary
Extended interview with Jack Ketchum
Restoration comparison
Progeny: The Birth of Offspring, an archive behind-the-scenes featurette including interviews with cast and crew
First Stolen's Bailout, an archive behind-the-scenes featurette
Webisodes, short featurettes used to promote the film online
Archive Easter Eggs
Theatrical trailer
Image gallery
BD-ROM screenplay

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