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Ethan Coen’s Road Trip Caper ‘Drive Away Dolls’ Due on Peacock April 12, on Disc April 23

Ethan Coen’s Road Trip Caper ‘Drive Away Dolls’ Due on Peacock April 12, on Disc April 23

The road trip caper Drive-Away Dolls, the solo directorial debut of Academy Award winner Ethan Coen (The Ballad of Buster ScruggsThe Big Lebowski), will be released on the streaming service Peacock and for standard digital purchase (after a premium run) April 12, and on Blu-ray Disc and DVD April 23 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.

The film earned $6.4 million at the global box office.
 
The comedy stars Primetime Emmy Award nominee Margaret Qualley (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood), Geraldine Viswanathan (Blockers), Matt Damon (Oppenheimer, Ford v Ferrari), Primetime Emmy Award nominee Pedro Pascal (“The Last of Us”), Beanie Feldstein (Booksmart, Lady Bird), Colman Domingo (The Color Purple, Sing Sing) and Primetime Emmy Award nominee Bill Camp ( “The Queen’s Gambit,” “The Night Of”).
 
Written by Ethan Coen and Tricia Cooke, the film follows Jamie (Qualley), an uninhibited free spirit bemoaning yet another breakup with a girlfriend, and her demure friend Marian (Viswanathan), who desperately needs to loosen up. In search of a fresh start, the two embark on an impromptu road trip to Tallahassee, but things quickly go awry when they cross paths with a group of inept criminals along the way.

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Bonus features on digital, DVD and Blu-ray include:

  • “The Drive-Away Gang,” in which the cast and filmmakers discuss their roles, getting into character, and the cameo appearances;
  • Drive-Away Dolls: An Ethan and Tricia Project,” in which Ethan Coen and Tricia Cooke discuss what inspired them to write this story, why they waited 20 years to bring it to life, and what it was like working together on a project from start to finish for the first time; and
  • “Road Trip Essentials.”

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