Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Red Sparrow’ Goes Digital in May
The spy thriller Red Sparrow now has a home release date
The spy-thriller “Red Sparrow” is hitting the home box-office this spring, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has confirmed that the film will release on Digital, 4K UHD, Blu-ray and DVD in late May.
The spy-thriller will release nationwide on May 22, and all versions of the film are being released at the same time. You can find the digital versions of the film on iTunes, Google Play, and Amazon Video. If you want to pre-order the 4K UHD, Blu-ray, or DVD version, you can find them on sites like Amazon.com.
In this international spy thriller, Academy Award Winner Jennifer Lawrence is Dominika, a former ballerina forced to enter Sparrow School, a secret government program that thrusts her into a treacherous espionage game between Russia and the CIA. She emerges trained as a lethal agent, but is trapped in a world she desperately wants to escape.
Starring alongside Jennifer Lawrence were Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker, and Jeremy Irons. The film was directed by Francis Lawrence, who directed Jennifer Lawrence in three of her “Hunger Games” films. Those films were “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay pt. 1” and “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay pt. 2”.
The film did well in theaters, opening in second-place behind Disney’s “Black Panther” blockbuster. Despite the superhero competition, “Red Sparrow” made almost $17M on opening weekend domestically, and went on to make over $142M worldwide. Moviegoers and critics seemed split on the film, “Red Sparrow” currently has a 47% rating on RottenTomatoes, and 55% of audiences said they liked the film.
Jennifer Lawrence is expected to reprise her role of Mystique in the film “X-Men: Dark Phoenix,” which will feature Tye Sheridan, Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Olivia Munn, Michael Fassbender, Sophie Turner, Alexandra Shipp, Evan Peters, Nicholas Hoult, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Ato Essandoh, Evan Jonigkeit, Daniel Cudmore, and Scott Shepherd.