Just in time for the original film’s 40th anniversary, Scream Factory is releasing a massive definitive 16-disc collection Blu-ray collection of one of the most influential horror franchises ever.
This will include all 12 original Friday the 13th films from Paramount Pictures and New Line Cinema. It also includes new and existing extras, a new collectible rigid slipcover with newly-commissioned art, a new 40-page collectible essay booklet with archival still photography and new 4K film transfers for Parts 1-4, with Part 3 in its original 3D presentation. Additionally, each film comes with a dedicated Blu-ray case featuring original theatrical artwork.
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Featuring three rare films, Vinegar Syndrome has revealed early details about its upcoming Forgotten Gialli: Volume 1, which will be available for purchase next month.
Continue reading Forgotten Gialli: Volume 1 – Coming To Blu-ray From Vinegar Syndrome!
We break down all the new releases announced for Blu-Ray and DVD that any genre fan would be happy to own or perhaps check out for the first time.
Continue reading Arrow Video: A Big May For Horror Fans On Blu-Ray!
The genre-themed home video company Vinegar Syndrom has announced that Dolly Dearest is on schedule for an April release. Noting that a restoration of the film is currently in progress. The ’90s horror film has been an out of print on DVD for some time now. Continue reading Dolly Dearest: Killer Doll Movie Coming To Blu-Ray From Vinegar Syndrome
Arriving just in time for 4/20, Severin Films has announced a dedicated Blu-ray box set to iconic genre filmmaker Al Adamson with the Al Adamson: The Masterpiece Collection.
Continue reading Al Adamson: The Masterpiece Collection – Severin Films Unveils Massive Blu-ray Box Set Of Murdered Exploitation Director’s Works
This May, Kino Lorber will be releasing a 4K restoration Blu-ray of Legend Of The Mountain, a 1979 wuxia thriller directed by King Hu (Come Drink With Me, A Touch of Zen).
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The 1968 revisionist Spaghetti Western, The Great Silence, directed and co-written by Sergio Corbucci is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a brand new Blu-ray release of sourced from a recent 2K restoration from U.S. label Film Movement.
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Ever watch a movie and see the name Alan Smithee pop-up as the director, or maybe the writer in the credits? Wonder how this one person could possibly write and/or direct so many varied films, and they all…well, happen to not be very good? You may find my questions coy as most of you already know that Alan Smithee is an alias usually regulated to a filmmaker who wishes to have their name removed from a project. This name-change is usually the result of a long, strenuous battle between filmmaker and studio, or when cuts and edits are made to a director’s film against their wishes. Whatever the case, here at Grizzly Bomb it got our gears moving on a new list, this one focusing on the many films in which a director disowned their own film, sometimes using the Smithee alias, storming off set, or staying silent about the film altogether. Some even had the clout (either at the time or later on) to lock the film up away from the public altogether.
Continue reading David Fincher, Stanley Kubrick, and Alan Smithee: Directors Disowning Films
Ahead of its long overdue home entertainment release this month, Warner Bros. has dropped a wide array of remastered clips from Batman: The Complete Television Series, as well as a split-screen sample which shows just how much of an improvement has been made on the original transfers. This is going to be one helluva Blu-Ray Collector’s set.
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