While we are still ways away from studios releasing major blockbusters on iTunes and theatres on the same day. However, upcoming Warner Bros. UK film, The Girl With All the Gifts will make its same-day release on iTunes and movie theatres on Friday, February 24.
Here’s the synopsis of the movie, which was seen at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival, starring Glenn Close, Gemma Arterton and Paddy Considine, and directed by Colm McCarthy:
In a dystopian future, humanity has been ravaged by a mysterious disease. The afflicted are turned into flesh-eating hungries. The only hope is a small group of hybrid children who crave human flesh but retain the ability to think and feel. These children are subjected to experiments while attending school at an army base in rural Britain. A School teacher forms a special bond with an exceptional girl named Melanie, but when the base is invaded, Melanie then must come to terms with who she is.
The movie will be available for rent at $7.99 or $19.99 to purchase in HD (SD for $17.99), with pre-orders available now. The movie has a “Tomatometer” score of 84% on movie rating site Rotten Tomatoes.
Check out the trailer below: