Saturday, 28 October 2017

HAMMER FILMS GET A LIMITED BLU-RAY BOX SET


Powerhouse Films are set to release four classics from Hammer, each presented on Blu-ray for the very first time in the U.K. this October.

Whether it's a mad man brandishing a welding torch, a mythical monster who's looks can kill, an ancient royal with diabolical powers, or a mad woman wielding a pair of scissors, this set has something to unease everybody.

Containing a wealth of new and exclusive extra features – including title-specific documentaries, cast and crew interviews, expert appreciations, introductions and more – this stunning Blu-ray-only Limited Edition box set is published in a horribly limited, numbered edition of 6,000 units.


The set contains the four following films:



MANIAC (Dir: Michael Carreras, 1963) 


THE GORGON (Dir: Terence Fisher, 1964)


THE CURSE OF THE MUMMY'S TOMB (Dir: Michael Carreras, 1964) 


FANATIC (Dir: Silvio Narizzano, 1965) 



INDICATOR LIMITED BLU-RAY EDITION SPECIAL FEATURES:

• HD restorations of all four films
• Original Mono audio
• All-new documentaries exploring aspects of each film
• The Gorgon audio commentary with Daughters of Darkness’ Samm Deighan and Kat Ellinger
• The Gorgon introduction by actor and filmmaker Matthew Holness
• New interviews with actors Barbara Shelley and Mike McStay
• New interviews with cameramen Michael Reed and Douglas Milsome
• Playwright Matthew Lombardo on Tallulah Bankhead and Fanatic
• Hammer’s Women – an exclusive series of filmed appreciations of Nadia Gray, Barbara Shelley, Jeanne Roland and Tallulah Bankhead
• Original trailers and promotional films
• Promotional and on-set photography, poster art and archive materials
• Four box set exclusive booklets with new essays, contemporary reviews, historic articles, and full film credits
• UK premieres on Blu-ray
• Limited edition box set of 6,000 copies
...AND MORE!

The box set 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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