Saturday, 28 October 2017

AMICUS ANTHOLOGY 'TORTURE GARDEN' COMING TO BLU-RAY


Powerhouse Films are set to release the Amicus anthology TORTURE GARDEN, on Blu-ray for the very first time in the U.K. this October.


From Hammer-rival Amicus Productions comes this horror anthology penned by Robert Bloch (author of PSYCHO) and directed by the great British cinematographer Freddie Francis.

Genre legend Peter Cushing stars alongside Jack Palance and Burgess Meredith in an omnibus of chilling and gruesome stories, inspired by E.C. Comics' Tales from the Crypt comic-book series of the 1950s.

INDICATOR LIMITED EDITION SPECIAL FEATURES:

• High Definition remaster
• Original mono audio
• World premiere Blu-ray presentation of the original theatrical cut (93 mins)
• Alternative presentation of the extended TV cut (100 mins)
• The Guardian Interview with Freddie Francis (1995, 77 mins): the great cinematographer and director in conversation with journalist Alan Jones recorded at the National Film Theatre, London
• Production Supervisor Ted Wallis on ‘Torture Garden’ (2017, 5 mins): a brief look at the film’s production
• Ramsey Campbell on Robert Bloch (2017, 17 mins): the horror-fiction author explores the importance of the prolific Bloch
• Fiona Subotsky on Milton Subotsky (2017, 8 mins): a personal remembrance
• Kim Newman on ‘Torture Garden’ (2017, 25 mins): new appreciation by the author and genre-film expert
• Original theatrical trailer
• Stills Gallery: on-set and promotional photography
• Lobby Cards and Posters Gallery: an extensive selection of original international promotional material
• New and improved English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
• Limited edition exclusive 36-page booklet with a new essay by Laura Mayne, an overview of Amicus Productions, and extracts from the original press kit, advertising and promotion guide
• UK premiere on Blu-ray
• Limited Edition of 3,000 copies

The film will be released 30th October 2017 but you can pre-order it via Powerhouse Films website by clicking HERE. Be aware that payment will be taken immediately and the item will ship just before the release date.

Alternatively you can pre-order it on Amazon via the link below.





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