Warner Home Video will be releasing Chernobyl Diaries to home video on October 16. It comes with a Viral Video as the sole extra feature on DVD. The Blu-ray/DVD Combo release will also include Uri’s Extreme Tours Infomercial, an additional scene, and an UltraViolet digital copy of the film.
â€œChernobyl Diaries is an original story from Oren Peli, who first terrified audiences with his groundbreaking thriller, Paranormal Activity. It’s written by Peli, Carey Van Dyke, and Shane Van Dyke and directed by Brad Parker. The film follows a group of six young tourists who, looking to go off the beaten path, hire an â€œextreme tourâ€ guide. Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town since the disaster more than 25 years ago. After a brief exploration of the abandoned city, however, the group soon finds themselves stranded, only to discover that they are not alone.â€
Jonathan Sadowski, Devin Kelley, Jesse McCartney, Olivia Taylor Dudley, Nathan Phillips, Ingrid Bolso Berdal, Dimitry Diatchenko all star in the film produced by Paranormal Activityâ€˜s Oren Peli.