ScreamCast 46: Preserving The Naughty Bits, A Conversation With Vinegar Syndrome

This week Brad and Sean had a chance to sit down with the guys over at Vinegar Syndrome to talk Exploitation Cinema and Film Preservation. We also offer up a “Vinegar Syndrome Virgin Survival Guide” for those of you who have yet to jump into their catalog.

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The Guest (Blu-ray Review)

THE GUEST is one of those films that had been getting some buzz in my “film buff” circle of friends. Most of what I heard was that it was a kind of throwback to the 1980s thriller with a great performance by Dan Stevens and a fantastic synth-heavy score. This kind of hype doesn’t bode well for films of this caliber because people like me tend to set our expectations way too high. However, coming from a filmmaker I trust (Adam Wingard) paired with a screenwriter I trust (Simon Barrett) I felt like I was sailing into safe waters as I popped the blu-ray into my player.

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ScreamCast 44: The Houses October Built (2014), Candyman: Farewell To The Flesh (1995) & Horns (2013)

This week we take a bite out of three films! We know, it’s a mouthful, but we discuss the found-footage gem The Houses October Built, Scream Factory’s newest blu-ray release Candyman: Farewell To The Flesh, and Alexander Aja’s newest offering Horns. Plus, we give our Top 10 Novel-to-Film adaptations.

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Scream Factory Delays DOG SOLDIERS For A Potential New HD Transfer!

DOG SOLDIERS is delayed yet again by Scream Factory, this time to 6/23/2015. Director Neil Marshall recently found new film elements to be used in a potentially better HD transfer. This is fantastic news and shows that Scream Factory realizes just how passionate fans of the film are. We’re very excited at the prospect DOG SOLDIERS will finally get the Blu-ray release it deserves and don’t mind waiting a few more months for that to happen.

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