Just days after the news that THE TROLL HUNTER has been acquired by for an American remake, it has been revealed that the film will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on August 23 via Magnolia Pictures. Cover art and special features are expected to be announced soon.
The Norwegian found footage monster movie is written and directed by André Øvredal. It stars Otto Jespersen, Hans Morten Hansen, Tomas Alf Larsen, Johanna Mørck and Glenn Erland Tosterud. If you can't wait for home video, the film is currently in a limited theatrical run and available on VOD.
Shot in a vérité style, TROLL HUNTER is the story of a group of Norwegian film students that set out to capture real-life trolls on camera after learning their existence has been covered up for years by a government conspiracy. A thrilling and wildly entertaining film, TROLL HUNTER delivers truly fantastic images of giant trolls wreaking havoc on the countryside, with darkly funny adherence to the original Norwegian folklore.