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Anchor Bay Hits the Mean Streets With LOW WINTER SUN: THE COMPLETE SERIES on DVD August 12th



BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Get ready for underworld thrills that are gritty, gripping and always intense! On August 12th, Anchor Bay Entertainment releases AMC’s powerful original series “Low Winter Sun” on DVD. Available as a 3-disc set, “Low Winter Sun: The Complete Series contains all 10 episodes from the series the New York Post says, “grabs you by the lapels and pulls you – forcefully – right into its seamy, low-rent worlds of intrigue and double-and triple-crosses.” This release also contains plenty of insightful bonus features about the making of the show including behind-the-scenes footage, deleted scenes and making-of featurettes.

Based on the 2006 award-winning British two-part mini-series of the same name, written by Simon Donald and produced by Tiger Aspect Productions (an Endemol Company), “Low Winter Sun: The Complete Series” is a contemporary story of murder, deception, revenge and corruption in a world where the line between cops and criminals is blurred. “Low Winter Sun” begins with the murder of a cop by a fellow Detroit detective. Seemingly the perfect crime, in reality the murder activates forces that will forever alter the detective’s life, and pull him into the heart of the Detroit underworld.

“Low Winter Sun: The Complete Series” has a talented ensemble cast that includes Mark Strong (Zero Dark Thirty, Sherlock Holmes, Robin Hood), Lennie James (“The Walking Dead”, Snatch), David Constabile (“Breaking Bad,” Side Effects) and Athena Karkanis (Saw IV, V, VI).

Bonus Features:

    A Look At “Low Winter Sun”      
    Detroit Grit              
    Designing The Precinct                   
    Episode Featurettes             
    Deleted Scenes

“Low Winter Sun” is an unforgettable and uncompromising drama. Here is a cold hard look at the realities of life on the mean streets of modern-day Detroit. For TV binge-watchers, or just fans of edgy crime dramas, “Low Winter Sun: The Complete Series” won’t let you go…and packs a powerful punch when it ends.

About AMC
Whether commemorating favorite films from every genre and decade, or creating acclaimed original programming, AMC brings to its audience something deeper, something richer, Something More. The network reigns as the only cable network in history ever to win the Emmy® Award for Outstanding Drama Series four years in a row, and boasts the most-watched drama series in basic cable history with “The Walking Dead.” AMC’s original drama series include “Mad Men,” “Breaking Bad,” “The Walking Dead,” “Hell on Wheels,” “Turn,” “Halt and Catch Fire” and the forthcoming “Breaking Bad” spinoff, “Better Call Saul.” AMC also explores authentic worlds with bold characters through its slate of unscripted original series like “Comic Book Men,” “Small Town Security,” “Talking Dead,” “Game of Arms” and “Freakshow.” AMC is owned and operated by AMC Networks Inc. and its sister networks include IFC, Sundance Channel, and WE tv. AMC is available across all platforms, including on-air, online, on demand and mobile. AMC: Something More.

About Anchor Bay Entertainment
Anchor Bay Entertainment is a leading home entertainment company.  Anchor Bay acquires and distributes feature films, original television programming including STARZ Original series, children's entertainment, anime (Manga Entertainment), fitness (Anchor Bay Fitness), sports, and other filmed entertainment on DVD and Blu-ray™ formats.  The company has long term distribution agreements in place for select programming with AMC Networks, RADiUS, and The Weinstein Company. Headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA, Anchor Bay Entertainment has offices in Troy, MI, as well as Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia. Anchor Bay Entertainment ( is a Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA, STRZB) business,

“Low Winter Sun: The Complete Series” DVD
Street Date:                 August 12, 2014       
Pre-book:                     July 16, 2014
Cat. #:                         AF61602
UPC:                           013132616025
Run Time:                   430 Minutes
Rating:                        Not Rated
SRP:                            $49.98
Format:                        1.78:1/16x9
Audio:                         Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles:                     English SDH and Spanish

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