PR Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa on Digital Jan 3 & DVD/Blu-ray Jan 28
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Fans will also have the chance to watch the movie along with the film's star, Johnny Knoxville and enter for a chance to win great prizes during a live Twitter viewing party beginning at 5:00 p.m. PT on January 3rd.
START THE NEW YEAR RIGHT WITH THE
UNRATED VERSION OF JACKASS PRESENTS: BAD GRANDPA ON DIGITAL JANUARY 3
Johnny Knoxville to Take Part in a Live Twitter Party in Conjunction with the Digital Debut
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., December 26, 2013 - Paramount Home Media Distribution (PHMD) is helping kick off the New Year with an extended, unrated cut of the blockbuster hit comedy Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa arriving on Digital and Digital HD January 3, 2014. Fans will also have the chance to watch the movie along with the film's star, Johnny Knoxville and enter for a chance to win great prizes during a live Twitter viewing party beginning at 5:00 p.m. PT on January 3rd. Complete details for the sweepstakes can be found at www.GrandpasBadBoard.com. Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa will be available to download or stream at digital stores including CinemaNow, iTunes, Sony Entertainment Network, Target Ticket, VUDU and Xbox Video.
In conjunction with the Digital debut of the unrated cut and Twitter party with Johnny Knoxville, PHMD will also host a live Grandpa's Bad Board game event. Fans can visit www.GrandpasBadBoard.com to register, then on January 3rd start watching the unrated cut at 5:00 p.m. PT. Players will visit the website to obtain their game board and see questions relating to scenes. Players who qualify and correctly fill out the board and submit their cards will be entered into a sweepstakes for a chance to win an iPad Mini or a trip for two to Las Vegas (see the website for official rules, alternate means of entry and complete details).
Called "the year's funniest movie" (Minneapolis Star Tribune) and "one of the sharpest comedies of the year" (USA Today), Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa earned over $100 million at the domestic box office. The film will arrive on Blu-ray(TM) Combo Pack on January 28th.
About Paramount Home Media Distribution
Paramount Home Media Distribution (PHMD) is part of Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment. PPC is a unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), a leading content company with prominent and respected film, television and digital entertainment brands. The PHMD division oversees PPC's home entertainment, digital and television distribution activities worldwide. The division is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of home entertainment content on behalf of Paramount Pictures, Paramount Animation, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Insurge Pictures, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and CBS and for providing home entertainment fulfillment services for certain DreamWorks Animation Home Entertainment titles. PHMD additionally manages global licensing of studio content and distribution across worldwide digital and television distribution platforms including online, mobile and portable devices and emerging technologies.
Paramount Pictures and MTV Films present a Dickhouse production Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Executive produced by Trip Taylor. Produced by Jeff Tremaine, Spike Jonze, Johnny Knoxville and Derek Freda. Story by Johnny Knoxville & Jeff Tremaine & Fax Bahr & Adam Small. Screenplay by Johnny Knoxville & Spike Jonze & Jeff Tremaine. Directed by Jeff Tremaine.