Hackensack, NJ, March 16, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- BayView Entertainment, the number one studio for special interest, fitness, and dance DVD releases for over seven years*, presents a new feature film comedy from Korea, “Penny Pinchers,” coming to DVD on May 21, 2013. “Penny Pinchers” is the latest addition to BayView’s catalog of celebrated foreign-language film releases from Five Points Pictures and this DVD edition contains over 30 minutes of bonus content in addition to a 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen transfer, new English subtitles, and 5.1 Dolby Digital sound. “Penny Pinchers” joins BayView’s catalog of movies, special interest, fitness, and wellness programs in bringing a variety of fascinating subjects to retailers and consumers everywhere. BayView Entertainment’s DVDs are available at all leading internet retailers as well as selected stores nationwide. *source: DVD Release Report, March 1, 2013
Ji-woong (Song Joong-ki, “A Werewolf Boy”) can’t get a job, survives on an allowance from his mom and is content to cruise through life on his looks and ability to talk a good game. But his freewheeling ways screech to a halt when his family cuts him off and his landlord (finally) evicts him. That same day, salvation arrives in the form of Hong-sil, a mysterious girl with an unusual proposal: “Want to make some money? Then do everything I say.” Hong-sil (Han Ye-seul, “Spy Myung-wol”) is a modern-day Scrooge who’s dedicated her life to the accumulation of cash, whether that means selling empty glass bottles for profit or steering clear of anything that costs money – from boyfriends to getting sick. Hong-sil’s extreme savings plan is progressing at full speed, until she discovers one of her schemes will require a bank account that is under someone else’s name. So, in exchange for Ji-woong’s assistance, she takes him on as her roommate and “apprentice,” and an unusual penny-pinching partnership is forged. The DVD includes the feature film plus more than 30 minutes of video extras, all with on/off English subtitles.
Also known as “Penny Pinching Romance”, this South Korean comedy was the feature film debut of Kim Jung-hwan – who both directed the film and wrote its original screenplay. Special Features include: The Making of Penny Pinchers, Q&A with Song Joong-ki and Han Ye-seul, press conference, poster shoot, VIP premiere footage, original South Korean trailers, and cast and crew bios, plus additional 5 Points Pictures trailers.
“Penny Pinchers” - Catalog number: FPDVD1322, UPC: 742617132223, $24.99 srp., Street date: May 21, 2013 (prebook: April 16, 2013)
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BayView Entertainment, LLC, is America's number one independent distributor of special interest, fitness, wellness, and dance DVD releases. BayView has made its name by being dedicated to releasing only the best DVDs in each category from the most trusted names in the field. BayView has forged relationships with the top names in fitness and special-interest, including Retromedia Entertainment, Five Points Pictures, Tanelorn Films, Right Stuf international, Yoga Journal Magazine and Black Belt Magazine, as well as performers and producers as diverse as Kathy Smith, Gilad, Tamilee Webb, Total Immersion, 8 Minute Abs, Scott Cole, Joyce Vedral and many others. BayView's DVDs are available throughout the country at fine retailers everywhere as well as all major online stores. BayView can be found online at www.bayviewentertainment.com