Artsploitation Films have announced that they will be releasing the film THE PERFECT HUSBAND on Blu-ray, DVD, and Video-On-Demand. Directed by Lucas Pavetto (based on his short film Il Marito Perfectto), THE PERFECT HUSBAND stars Gabriella Wright and Bret Roberts. Here’s the synopsis: This terrifying psychological horror film follows Viola (Gabriella Wright) and Nicola […]
On The ScreamCast, we talk a lot about Blu-ray releases from territories outside the United States. We stress how important it is for film fanatics and collectors to invest in a region-free Blu-ray player. That’s because we all realize that a substantial amount of our favorite movies are not available on Blu-ray or DVD in North America, or they’re saddled with being slapped on an inferior product. That’s why we feel the need to inform you about international labels. You’re not only able to grab more of your favorite horror/cult/exploitation movies, but you can also choose which edition (U.S. or Foreign) is worth your money. One company we thought we should let you know about is U.K.’s Screenbound Pictures, the home video wing of Screenbound Entertainment. Their releases can be purchased through the website, Classic Films Direct.
Our sponsors, Vinegar Syndrome, are now taking pre-orders for their July slate of releases! Included in this package is another film from the mind of Rudy Ray Moore, PETEY WHEATSTRAW! After deciding to take their “break month” in June, the label stated on their Facebook page that, “As it currently stands, between July and […]
Arrow Video Announces its September Lineup! SLUGS and DEAD END DRIVE-IN Coming to Blu-ray in America!
Summertime is here, which means we will be seeing home video labels announce Blu-ray releases for the Fall. The last quarter of the year is usually when we see some big stuff come out, so fans wait in anticipation throughout the summer months to find out what’ll be in stores for us as the leaves fall and the weather gets colder. Today, U.K.’s Arrow Video unveiled its release slate for the month of September, and if it’s an indication, we are going to be in for an very exciting October and beyond!
Kino Lorber Studio Classics announced today they’re bringing the classic 1974 action thriller, THE TAKING OF PELHAM ONE TWO THREE to the Blu-ray format. The original version, directed by Joesph Sargent (NIGHTMARES, JAWS: THE REVENGE), features an impressive cast that includes Walter Matthau (THE ODD COUPLE), Robert Shaw (JAWS), Martin Balsam (PSYCHO), Hector Elizondo […]
The label Cult Epics announced that they’ll be issuing the German shocker SCHRAMM- INTO THE MIND OF A SERIAL KILLER to Blu-ray and DVD. Released in 1993, the film focuses on the last days of deranged psychopath, Lothar Schramm (Florian Koerner von Gustorf), and was directed by Jorg Buttgereit, the man behind the notorious NEKROMANTIK and NEKROMANTIK 2.
Coming soon to both Blu-ray and DVD from KL Studio Classics is the 1986 horror comedy, HAUNTED HONEYMOON. The film stars Gene Wilder (who co-writes and directs) and Gilda Radner as Larry Abbott and Vickie Pearle, radio actors who come to Larry’s childhood home to tie the knot. Belonging to Larry’s Aunt Kate (Dom DeLuise), the mansion is said to be cursed by a werewolf who may be someone in Larry’s family. This parody of Universal monster movies also stars Jonathan Pryce (SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES), Peter Vaughn (BRAZIL, GAME OF THRONES), and Paul L. Smith (POPEYE, PIECES).
One of the most well-received indie genre movies of 2015 is finally arriving on disc in the US. Epic Pictures delivered a surprise yesterday, announcing that TURBO KID, the 80s-style, post-apocalyptic splatter sci-fi fantasy, is coming to Blu-ray and DVD . On January 25th! That’s less than a week! Not only that, Epic Pictures is rewarding fans’ anticipation by releasing the movie in a “3-Disc Ultra Turbo Charged Special Collector’s Edition”! The film that captured audiences’ hearts could very well go down as one of the top Blu-ray releases of 2016. Check out the press release below to see what I mean: