Ethan Hawke Searches For His Place in the World in Adopt a Highway DVD Giveaway

RLJE Films has released the official poster for writer-director Logan Marshall-Green’s drama, ‘Adopt a Highway,’ which stars Ethan Hawke,.

Ethan Hawke grappled to find his place in a world he doesn’t recognize in this fall’s drama, ‘Adopt a Highway.’ His anti-hero’s struggle to reintegrate into society after being released from prison is being highlighted in the movie’s upcoming release on DVD and Blu-ray tomorrow, December 24, by RLJE Films. The distributor will unveil on DVD for an SRP of $29.96, and on Blu-ray for an SRP of $29.97.

In honor of ‘Adopt a Highway‘s disc release, ShockYa is offering three lucky winners a DVD of the drama. To enter, email us at Let us know that you’re entering to win the ‘Adopt a Highway’ DVD giveaway in the email’s subject line and message. You have until next Tuesday, December 31 to enter, and you can enter the contest once daily. On December 31, we’ll pick the winners at random, and notify them through email. Good luck!

In addition to Hawke, ‘Adopt a Highway’ also stars Elaine Hendrix, Diane Gaeta, Mo McRae, Chris Sullivan and Betty Gabriel. The movie was penned and helmed by ‘Upgrade‘ actor, Logan Marshall-Green, who made his feature film writing and directorial debuts on the project.

Before its home distribution, the Blumhouse Productions drama had its World Premiere at this year’s SXSW. The movie then went on to its official distribution on November 1 in theaters and On Demand and Digital.

RLJE Films has released the following synopsis for ‘Adopt a Highway’:

Russ Millings (Hawke) has just been released from prison after serving 21 years for a third strike conviction for possessing an ounce of marijuana. As he tries to adapt to a world he doesn’t recognize, including trying to learn how to use the internet, he finds an abandoned baby in a dumpster behind the fast food restaurant where he works as a dishwasher. Unsure of what to do, and caught between impulses of kindness and panic, Russ soon realizes this could be his chance at redemption.

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RLJE Films
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'Adopt a Highway
USD DVD SRP: $29.96; and Blu-ray SRP: $29.97
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