The Day

(2012)

Open war against humanity rages. 5 survivors; lost and on the run. The pursuit is relentless, the bullets are dwindling and the battle is everywhere. This is a 24hr look into their lives. Fight or die.

EXCLUSIVE: Ashley Bell Talks ‘The Day’ Blu-ray

EXCLUSIVE: Ashley Bell Talks ‘The Day’ Blu-ray

WWE fans, take note! Their latest film release The Day carries the same body-slamming aesthetic as its ringside brother, bringing plenty of violent action and scenes of unbelievable mayhem. A thrilling ride that never slows down to take a breath, the story revolves around five survivors, armed with shotguns, axes and machetes, who wander a ravaged landscape looking for refuge in a terrifying future. These warriors soon realize that they must do whatever it takes to stay alive. With food and ammunition dwindling, the group must make a desperate final stand for one more day's survival.

It's Fight or Die for this wicked bunch. Ashley Bell stars as one of these fierce nomads, who must shotgun her way through a wretched life. And one thing is for sure, you won't recognize her from her most famous role to date, the possessed girl, Nell Sweetzer, in The Last Exorcism.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Day’ Stunt Doubles Commentary Blu-ray Clip

EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Day’ Stunt Doubles Commentary Blu-ray Clip

Anchor Bay Home Entertainment has provided us with an exclusive clip from The Day, the new thriller from director Douglas Aarniokoski. Shawn Ashmore, Ashley Bell, and Dominic Monaghan, Shannyn Sossamon, and Cory Hardrict star as five survivors in a post-apocalyptic landscape, doing whatever they can to stay alive. Take a look at this action scene featuring commentary with Douglas Aarniokoski, producer Guy Danella, and writer Luke Passmore discussing the stunt doubles.

Open war against humanity rages. Five survivors, lost and on the run. The pursuit is relentless, the bullets are dwindling and the battle is everywhere. This is a 24hr look into their lives. Fight or die.

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‘The Day’ Trailer

‘The Day’ Trailer

Anchor Bay Films and WWE Studios has released the first trailer for The Day, a new thriller from director Douglas Aarniokoski (Nurse 3D). Shawn Ashmore, Ashley Bell, Cory Hardrict, Shannyn Sossamon, and Dominic Monaghan star as a group fighting for survival against an onslaught of deadly predators, while searching for enough supplies to stay alive.

A group of five survivors, armed with shotguns, axes and machetes, wander the back roads of a ravaged landscape looking for refuge in The Day, a terrifying look into a post-apocalyptic future. As war ravages humanity, destroying civilization and most of life on earth, the survivors realize they must do whatever it takes to stay alive. Lost, starving, and exhausted, they seek shelter in a seemingly safe abandoned farmhouse. However, while searching for food and resources, they unwittingly set off a trap signaling to their ruthless predators lying in wait to begin their deadly attack. With food and ammunition dwindling, the group must make a desperate final stand-over a 24 hour period-battling for their ultimate survival.

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Five ‘The Day’ Posters

WWE Studios announced today they have acquired distribution rights to the indie thriller The Day. We also have five character posters from The Day, which feature the main characters Shawn Ashmore, Ashley Bell, Cory Hardrict, Dominic Monaghan, and Shannyn Sossamon. You can read the full press release below the character posters.

WWE Studios announced today it has acquired all US distribution rights to the Toronto International Film Festival cult hit The Day, Douglas Aarniokoski's visceral action thriller. The film screened to sold-out crowds in the Midnight Madness section of the Festival. WWE will use its television, digital/social media and print assets, which reach more than 20 million people domestically each week, to help market the release of film.

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