Blu-ray, DVD, Digital, 4K Ultra HD Release: Life

Digital Release Date: June 2, 2017, Blu-ray, DVD & 4K Ultra HD Release Date: June 20, 2017
Price: DVD $17.99, Blu-ray $19.96, 4K Ultra HD $39.32
Studio: Sony

Jake Gyllenhaal (Nocturnal Animals), Rebecca Ferguson (The Girl on the Train) and Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool) star in the science fiction-horror thriller Life.

The story is simple in an Alien-ish sort of way: A team of scientists aboard the International Space Station discover a rapidly evolving hostile life form the quickly sets itself free from its confines, grows to an alarming size, and then threatens the crew and all life on Earth.

Also starring Hiroyuki Sanada (The Wolverine), Ariyon Bakare (Rogue One), and Olga Dihovichnaya (House of Others), the film was directed by Daniel Espinosa (Safe House) and written by Deadpool screenwriters, Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick.

Life received some respectable notices from the critics, garnering a 68% Fresh at aggregator Rotten Tomatoes based on 198 published reviews.

The Blu-ray, DVD and digital releases of Life include deleted scenes, three behind-the-scenes featurettes and the never before seen “Astronaut Diaries”.

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About Laurence

Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.