Get infected by a stylish and shocking horror drama this Halloween from Academy Award® winner Guillermo del Toro. With all 46 episodes telling the complete saga in one binge-worthy collection when you’re not gripping the edge of your seat, you’ll be jumping off it!
Based on the novels by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, The Strain draws on fears modern and arcane alike with the horror auteur’s frightening new take on the bloody vampire mythos.
House of Cards alumni Corey Stoll brings a complex gravitas to his standout lead role as a researcher struggling to prevent the collapse of both New York under a vampire plague, and his marriage. Featuring a stellar cast that includes, David Bradley (Game of Thrones), Jonathan Hyde (The Mummy), Kevin Durand (Lost), Richard Sammel (Inglourious Basterds), Rupert Penry-Jones (Black Sails), Sean Astin (Stranger Things), Samantha Mathis (Under The Dome), and Doug Jones (The Shape of Water, Star Trek Discovery. The box set contains a wealth of special features;
In The Beginning
A Novel Approach
The Strain: Under Siege Companion Series
Vamp Boom Music Video
Coping with The Strain: A Therapy Session
With a stylistic flair reminiscent of The Shape of Water and the fanboy spirit that birthed Pacific Rim, Guillermo del Toro’s fingerprints are all over The Strain, creating a gruesome mystery that will delight fellow genre fans, but is sure to be a nightmare for anyone with a weak stomach! Seriously, don’t watch The Strain on a full stomach, treat it like swimming. If you’ve eaten in the last hour, go for a walk, then think about tucking into some episodes.
The Strain Complete Series: Seasons 1-4 is released on DVD on October 22 from 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.