If you missed the new adaptation of Stephen King's Pet Sematary in theaters, you can experience it from the comforts of your couch this summer, as Paramount will release the film on digital platforms beginning June 25th, followed by a July 9th 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD, and VOD release on July 9th.

There are more than 90 minutes of special features on the 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and digital release of Pet Sematary, including deleted scenes and an alternate ending, and you can read the full release details in the press release below. The film will also be available as a Best Buy exclusive Steelbook on Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD, and we have a look at both versions of the cover art below as well.

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.

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    Raised on a steady diet of R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps books and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Derek has been fascinated with fear since he first saw ForeverWare being used on an episode of Eerie, Indiana.

    When he’s not writing about horror as the Senior News Reporter for Daily Dead, Derek can be found daydreaming about the Santa Carla Boardwalk from The Lost Boys or reading Stephen King and Brian Keene novels.