Anchor Bay on iTunes23 Sep, 2009 By: Billy Gil
Starz Digital Media has announced some of its content distributed on DVD by Anchor Bay Entertainment (including Overture Films, Anchor Bay Films and Manga Entertainment) is now available on iTunes for sale and rental.
New films include the 2008 Sundance Film Festival nominee Sunshine Cleaning, starring Amy Adams, Emily Blunt and Alan Arkin; as well as The Haunted World of El Superbeasto (directed by Rob Zombie), The Education of Charlie Banks (directed by Fred Durst), The Grand (starring Woody Harrelson), Lower Learning (with Jason Biggs and Eva Longoria Parker), Sex and Death 101 (starring Winona Ryder and Simon Baker), and Surfer, Dude (starring Matthew McConaughey). Catalog titles include the horror films Phantasm and the original The Hills Have Eyes; anime titles include Dead Space: Downfall, Hellboy: Blood and Iron, Hellboy: Sword of Storms and Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie.
“We are very pleased to be expanding our offerings on iTunes to now include a wide array of current and library feature films from Overture Films, Anchor Bay Entertainment and Manga Entertainment, in addition to the popular Manga Entertainment and Starz Originals TV content,” said Marc DeBevoise, SVP, digital media, business development and strategy for Starz Media and lead executive for Starz Digital Media.