December 12, 2019
Lionsgate will release the stoner comedy Jay & Silent Bob Reboot on Blu-ray Disc, DVD, digital and on demand Jan. 21.
Written and directed by Kevin Smith, the film is the seventh live-action installment of his View Askewniverse that began with Clerks in 1994 and continued with 1995’s Mallrats, 1997’s Chasing Amy, 1999’s Dogma, 2001’s Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back and 2006’s Clerks II.
Smith and Jason Mewes play Silent Bob and Jay, respectively, the stoner duo from the shared universe whose latest adventure finds them returning to Hollywood to stop a reboot of the “Bluntman and Chronic” franchise that was inspired by them. The cast includes Ben Affleck, Shannon Elizabeth, Chris Hemsworth, Jason Lee, Justin Long and Harley Quinn Smith, Matt Damon, Rosario Dawson, Melissa Benoist, Joe Manganiello and Molly Shannon.
Home video extras include cast interviews, bloopers, a “Hair Reel” and a “Kevin & Jay Interview Cast & Crew” featurette.
Smith’s original film, Clerks, Dec. 11 was selected for the Library of Congress’ National Film Registry.