Produced in 1960 as BODY IN THE WEB, it became a notorious Adults Only feature throughout Europe (though banned in the UK). Three years later and sheared of its nudity, it was repackaged for American audiences as a brain-melting monster movie filled with stripper catfights, skimpy lingerie and radioactive arachnids.
Alexander D’Arcy – whose Hollywood career ranged from Leo McCarey’s THE AWFUL TRUTH to Al Adamson’s BLOOD OF DRACULA’S CASTLE – and ‘The German Jayne Mansfield’ Barbara Valentin (BERLIN ALEXANDERPLATZ) star in “the ultimate exploitation movie” (PsychotronicReview.com), produced by Wolf C. Hartwig of BLOODY MOON and SCHOOLGIRL REPORT infamy.
Severin Films is proud to present both the complete uncensored version – scanned from the Düsseldorf dupe negative – as well as the alternate U.S. release – scanned from a pristine low con print – now together for the first time.
Alternate US Release Version: IT’S HOT IN PARADISE
The History of Spider Island With Prof. Dr. Marcus Stiglegger
Audio Interview with Actor Alexander D’Arcy by Horror Historian David Del Valle
Alternate Clothed Scenes
Reversable Artwork – Blu-ray Only
Comic Book [WEBSTORE EXCLUSIVE] – Blu-ray Only
Limited Edition Slip Case (Limited to 3000 units, Blu-Ray edition only)
You can pre-order HORRORS OF SPIDER ISLAND via the links below:
NOTE: These items are pre-order and will not be available until 26th May 2020.