Thanks to everyone who entered our recent competition to win one of three DVD copies of Pulse, Jim Sorenzo’s US remake of the 2001 Japanese film Kairo, which was released on March 5th by Paramount Home Entertainment.
We've now drawn the three winners, and in no particular order, the first three names out of the EMB baseball cap were;
Congratulations to the three of you. We have now passed on your postal addresses to Paramount who wil be sending the DVDs out to you shortly.
Please allow a couple of weeks for delivery.
Acting as a cautionary tale on our current relationship to high-tech technology, Pulse follows the story of a circle of friends who stumble upon a wi-fi portal that offers more than a mere internet interface – it actually becomes a connection to an unknown world. Read our Pulse review here.
DVD Extras include: - Feature Commentary with Director Jim Sonzero and Special Makeup Effects Designer Gary Tunicliffe
- Feature Commentary with Producers Mike Leahy and Joel Soisson, Actor Sam Levine, Visual Effects Supervisor Kevin O’Neil, Editor Kirk Morri and Line Producer Ron Vecchiarelli
- Creating the Fear: Making Pulse
- The Visual Effects of Pulse
- Pulse and the Paranormal (Web Piece)
- Theatrical Trailer
- Deleted & Alternate Scenes
Pulse follows psychology major Mattie (Kirsten Bell), who begins receiving mysterious, cryptic emails from beyond the grave. Petrified, she turns to her geeky friend Dexter (Ian Somerhalder) and together they begin to investigate the truth. Their crusade is soon joined by Mattie’s best friend and roommate Isabel (Christina Milian), as well as depressed computer hacker Josh (Jonathan Tucker). As the friends delve deeper into the unknown underbelly of technology, they must face the terrifying consequences.
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