Post-apocalyptic thriller ‘Snowpiercer’ available for download just two weeks after release
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You can now watch acclaimed South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s slick, post-apocalyptic sci-fi film Snowpiercer right at home just two weeks after it hit US theaters for the first time. That’s an extremely rare move for a film such as this, which has a sizable budget ($80 million), rave reviews (such as our own), and buzz at the theaters.
But Snowpiercer, which follows a band of impoverished underclass survivors led by Chris Evans (Captain America) as they fight their way to the front of a train that houses the remnants of humanity after an ice age, at first opened in just eight screens in the US. Before that, the film was a hit internationally, according to The Los Angeles Times; it’s drawn over $80 million overseas, with most…