With the new adaptation of Stephen King's Pet Sematary coming to 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD, and VOD on July 9th, Paramount is celebrating in style with a screening of the film at New York City's Koneko Cat Café with co-star Jeté Laurence and plenty of feline friends in attendance. We've been provided with guaranteed entry to the screening for three lucky Daily Dead readers, as well as three Steelbooks autographed by directors Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer.

You can enter for a chance to win our Steelbook and screening contest below. Winners will be notified on Monday, July 8th ahead of the July 9th screening.

Even if you don't win, the event is open to the public, so we encourage our New York readers to visit the Koneko Cat Café on July 9th to watch Pet Sematary in the company of friendly cats and fellow horror film fans, with snacks and beverages also on hand!


Prize Details: (3) Winners will receive:

  • (1) Pet Sematary (2019) 4K Steelbook signed by directors Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer. Winners must pick up their signed Steelbook at the Koneko Cat Café screening in New York City.
  • (1) Guaranteed entrance to Pet Sematary (2019) screening at Koneko Cat Café (26 Clinton St. New York, NY 10002) on Tuesday, June 8th at 9:30pm EST.

How to Enter: For a chance to win, email contest@dailydead.com with the subject "Pet Sematary Steelbook & Screening Contest". Be sure to include your name and your mailing address.

Entry Details: The contest will end at 9:00am EST on Monday, July 8th. This contest is only open to those who are eighteen years of age or older that live in the United States. Only one entry per household will be accepted. Winners are responsible for travel to the event. This contest is for the signed Steelbook and entry to the screening only and does not include travel, lodging, or any other expenses.

The Koneko Cat Café screening is open to the public, so even if you don't win our contest, we encourage New York readers to visit the café to enjoy the 9:30pm EST screening on Tuesday, July 9th!


Previous Press Release: HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – Called “the stuff of nightmares” (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone) and “flat out terrifying” (Erik Davis, Fandango), the chilling new adaptation PET SEMATARY comes home on Digital June 25, 2019 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD and Video-On-Demand July 9 from Paramount Home Entertainment.

The Digital*, 4K Ultra HD, and Blu-ray releases are packed with over 90 minutes of special features, including hair-raising deleted and extended scenes, a chilling alternate ending, a look at the main characters, behind-the-scenes footage, cast interviews and more. A must-own for every Stephen King fan, PET SEMATARY is a “twisted and bone-chilling” (Meagan Navarro, Bloody Disgusting) thrill ride.

The film also boasts a Dolby Atmos® soundtrack to place and move audio anywhere in the room, including overhead**. In addition, both the 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray Combo Packs include access to a Digital copy of the film.


After the Creed family relocates from Boston to rural Maine, they soon discover an ancient burial ground hidden deep in the woods near their new home. When tragedy strikes, the grief-stricken father is driven by the cemetery’s sinister power, setting off a perilous chain of events that unleashes an unfathomable evil with horrific consequences. Some secrets are best left buried in this twisted thriller.


· Alternate Ending

· Deleted and Extended Scenes

· Night Terrors – Family Haunting Visions

o Louis

o Rachel

o Ellie

· The Tale of Timmy Baterman

· Beyond the Deadfall

o Chapter One: Resurrection – Directors, screenwriters and cast discuss bringing this classic back to life

o Chapter Two: The Final Resting Place—A deeper look into finding the right location for the terror to unfold

o Chapter Three: The Road to Sorrow— Inside the film’s tragic themes and creating the iconic cat “Church”

o Chapter Four: Death Comes home—Unearth the creepy elements behind the climax and final scenes of the film

The PET SEMATARY DVD includes the feature film in standard definition.