It’s All for You: ‘The First Omen’ is Coming Home

The First Omen

May 13, 2024

Written by Kelli Marchman McNeely

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The chilling prequel to 1976’s classic The Omen, The First Omen, is coming home with multiple ways to watch after it amassed over $52 million at the box office. Horror fans can soon possess their copy on Digital, Blu-ray, or streaming.

The First Omen sees a young American woman sent to Rome to begin a life of service to the church. However, she encounters darkness that causes her to question her faith as she uncovers a terrifying conspiracy that hopes to bring about the birth of evil incarnate.

The film boasts an impressive cast, including Nell Tiger Free, Tawfeek Barhom (The Letter for the King), Sonia Braga (Shotgun Wedding), Ralph Ineson (The Witch, The Northman), and Bill Nighy (Pirates of the Caribbean).

Arkasha Stevenson takes the helm as director. She co-wrote the screenplay with Tim Smith and Keith Thomas. David S. Goyer (Blade, Batman Begins) and Keith Levine produce. Executive producers include Tim Smith, Whitney Brown, and Gracie Wheelan.

Bonus Features include:
  • ‘The Mystery of Margaret’
  • ‘The Director’s Vision’
  • ‘Signs of the First Omen


Whether you’re a fan of The Omen or simply seeking a fresh dose of horror, this film is a must-have. With its exceptional story, stellar performances, and fantastic bonus features, this prequel will become a cherished part of any horror enthusiast’s library. So, prepare to welcome the Antichrist into your home – if you dare. Watch The First Omen Digital on May 28, streaming on Hulu on May 30, 2024, or get your copy on Blu-ray or DVD on July 30.

Check out our interview with Stevenson and Smith, who discuss the film and the challenges of filming The First Omen. 



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