“KNOCKOUT” ~ Chris Nashawaty, EW
~ David Edelstein, VULTURE – Rex Reed, OBSERVER – Sara Stewart, NEW YORK POST –
Samuel R Murrian, PARADE – Christy Lemire, ROGEREBERT.COM
~ Joshua Rothkopf, TIME OUT – Patrick Gamble, CINEVUE –
Sam Adams, BBC – Jordan Hoffman, THE GUARDIAN
“NOT TO BE MISSED” ~ Sara Stewart, NEW YORK POST
Nominated for Four Academy Awards®:
Best Picture, Best Actor (Timothée Chalamet), Best Adapted Screenplay & Original Song
CALL ME BY YOUR NAME
Directed by Luca Guadagnino
and Starring Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet & Michael Stuhlbarg
On Digital February 27 and on Blu-ray & DVD March 13,
Including Two Featurettes, Audio Commentary
and a Music Video for the Oscar® Nominated Song “Mystery of Love”
One of the year’s most acclaimed films, nominated for four Academy Awards®, including Best Picture and Best Actor and named the #1 best reviewed limited released movie on Rotten Tomatoes for 2017 with an adjusted 105.9% score, CALL ME BY YOUR NAME debuts on digital February 27 and on Blu-ray™ and DVD March 13 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Directed by Luca Guadagnino (A Bigger Splash), the romantic drama stars Armie Hammer (The Social Network) and Timothée Chalamet (Lady Bird) in a sensual and transcendent tale of first love, based on the bestselling novel by André Aciman. CALL ME BY YOUR NAME also stars Michael Stuhlbarg (The Shape of Water), Amira Casar (Saint Laurent) and Esther Garrel (Camille Rewinds).
In addition to its four Oscar® nominations, CALL ME BY YOUR NAME was named one of the Best Movies of the Year with an AFI Award from the American Film Institute. It was also nominated for three Golden Globes®, including Best Picture, and received a nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role (Chalamet) at the Screen Actor Guild Awards®. The film also received the most nominations of any film at the Film Independent Spirit Awards with six nominations, including Best Feature, Director, Male Lead and Supporting Actor.
The digital, Blu-ray and DVD releases of CALL ME BY YOUR NAME include the music video for the Oscar nominated song “Mystery of Love,” by Sufjan Stevens as well as audio commentary and two featurettes. In the insightful commentary, Timothée Chalamet and Michael Stulhbarg give a master class in the actor’s process as they discuss bringing their characters to life and their fond memories of making the film. Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg and Luca Guadagnino discuss the film’s artistic mastery and superb storytelling in the featurette “Snapshots of Italy: The Making of Call Me By Your Name.” Spend an evening with the exceptional cast for a candid Q&A about their experiences in telling this moving, beautiful and thought provoking film in “In Conversation with Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg & Luca Guadagnino.”
It’s the summer of 1983 in Italy, and Elio Perlman (Timothée Chalamet), a precocious 17-year-old, spends his days in his family’s villa transcribing and playing classical music and reading. Elio’s sophistication and intellectual gifts suggest he is already a fully-fledged adult, there is much that yet remains innocent and unformed about him.
One day, Oliver (Armie Hammer), a charming American scholar arrives as the annual summer intern tasked with helping Elio’s father, an eminent professor. Amid the sun-drenched splendor of the setting, Elio and Oliver discover the heady beauty of awakening desire over the course of a summer that will alter their lives forever.
Based on the novel by Andre Aciman, CALL ME BY YOUR NAME was directed by Luca Guadagnino with a screenplay by James Ivory. The film was produced by Peter Spears, Luca Guadagnino, Emilie Georges, Rodrigo Teixeira, Marco Morabito, James Ivory and Howard Rosenman and executive produced by Derek Simonds, Tom Dolby, Margarethe Baillou, Francesco Melzi d’Eril, Naima Abed, Nicholas Kaiser, Sophie Mas and Lourenço Sant’Anna
Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Exclusive Bonus Materials Include:
- Two Featurettes:
- “Snapshots of Italy: The Making of Call Me By Your Name”
- “In Conversation With Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg & Luca Guadagnino”
- Commentary with Timothée Chalamet & Michael Stuhlbarg
- Music Video for “Mystery of Love” by Sufjan Stevens
CALL ME BY YOUR NAME has a run time of approximately 131 minutes and is rated R for sexual content, nudity and some language.