Ian Somerhalder’s “The Anomaly” Set for US DVD/Bluray Release October 6th


Thanks to the great folks over at Anchor Bay Entertainment, we have just learned that they will be releasing Ian Somerhalder’s film The Anomaly on DVD and Bluray October 6th in the US. See the press release below and stay tuned for a possible giveaway!

If you only had 9 minutes and 47 seconds,

what would you do?




The Conspiracy Unfolds October 6th on Blu-ray™ and DVD


BEVERLY HILLS – Ryan Reeve has a problem. After successfully escaping from his

kidnappers, he is trying to uncover why some people want him dead. The complication? He can’t

spend more than 9 minutes and 47 seconds trying to solve this deadly puzzle. On October 6th,

Anchor Bay Entertainment takes viewers into a future filled with technological wonders and

shadowy figures with The Anomaly.


Starring “The Vampire Dairies” heartthrob Ian Somerhalder, Alexis Knapp (Pitch Perfect 1 and

2, Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief), Art Parkinson (San Andreas), Luke

Hemsworth (Infini) and Brian Cox (X-Men 2, Troy), The Anomaly features cutting-edge visual

effects and dazzling production design. Directed by genre favorite Noel Clarke (star of Star Trek

Into Darkness, “Doctor Who”) and written by Simon Lewis. SRP is $26.98 for the Blu-ray™,

with $22.98 SRP for the DVD. Pre-book is September 2nd.


Traumatized ex-soldier Reeve (Clarke) wakes up in the back of a moving van alongside a young

boy (Parkinson) held prisoner. But after helping the boy escape, he comes to the terrifying

conclusion that he’s the kidnapper. Even more startling, five years have passed since he was last

awake. Ryan soon learns that he’s caught up in a futuristic conspiracy known as “Anomaly,”

Ryan’s only connection with reality is the dogged pursuit of Ryan by the elegant but sinister

Harkin Langham (Somerhalder), who –when he’s not trying to kill Ryan – explains how to

survive his blackouts, lasting exactly 9 minutes and 47 seconds.



As he negotiates switching between parallel universes, Ryan teams up with the mysterious

“Dana” (Knapp) to start unraveling the life-threatening mystery in which he’s the explosive

center. With Harkin dogging and thwarting his every turn, Ryan must summon all his will to

challenge his programmed destiny and regain his humanity.

The Anomaly is produced by UK indie powerhouse companies Unstoppable Entertainment and

The Tea Shop and Film Company.


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