Based on true events, the moving and powerful Stonewall arrives on Digital HD January 5 and DVD (plus Digital) and On Demand on January 19 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Featuring a star-studded cast including Jeremy Irvine (War Horse), Jonny Beauchamp (TV’s “Penny Dreadful”), Joey King (Crazy, Stupid, Love.), Caleb Landry Jones (X-Men: First Class)and Matt Craven (X-Men: First Class), with Jonathan Rhys Meyers (TV’s “The Tudors”) and Golden Globe®winner Ron Perlman (Best Actor in a Television Series Drama, Beauty and the Beast, 1989), Stonewall is based on the events leading up to the 1969 riots at the Stonewall Inn in New York City. The stirring film tells an incredible narrative through the perspective of Danny Winters (Irvine), who befriends a group of LGBT youth that ignite a crusade for equality. Directed and produced by Roland Emmerich (director of the Independence Day franchise), and written by Jon Robin Baitz, the Stonewall DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $19.98.
Passions and politics make a volatile mix in this dynamic drama directed by Roland Emmerich (Independence Day) that follows the groundbreaking events that led to the birth of the modern Gay Rights movement in 1969 at New York City’s Stonewall Inn.
Jeremy Irvine – The Railway Man, War Horse
Jonny Beauchamp – Thirsty, TV’s “Penny Dreadful”
Joey King – Crazy, Stupid, Love., White House Down
Caleb Landry Jones – X-Men: First Class, Antiviral
Matt Craven – X-Men: First Class, A Few Good Men
with Jonathan Rhys Meyers – TV’s “The Tudors,” From Paris With Love
and Ron Perlman – TV’s “Sons of Anarchy,” Hellboy franchise
DVD/DIGITAL HD SPECIAL FEATURES*
- “An Important Story” Featurette
- “Into the Streets” Featurette
- “Marsha P” Featurette
- “Ray” Featurette