Hobo with a Shotgun, the 2011 film directed by Jason Eisener and based on the Grindhouse trailer of the same name will be released this July 5, 2011. A fake trailer made for an international contest to promote the release of Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez’s double feature Grindhouse started this project. The trailer won the contest and was shown during the Grindhouse film in some Canadian theatres. Filmed last year in Halifax last April, it made it’s debut at this years Sundance Film Festival.
Extras on the 2-disc DVD and Blu-ray will include a commentary with director Jason Eisener and Rutger Hauer, a second commentary with the director, producer, writer, and David Brunt from the original Hobo with a Shotgun, deleted scenes, an alternate ending, video blogs, featurettes (“More Blood, More Heart: The Making of Hobo with a Shotgun”, “HDNet: A Look at Hobo with a Shotgun”), a Faux Trailer Contest Winner, TV spots, trailers, and more.