1970 USA horror thriller by Donald Wolfe just released, once cut by the BBFC, on US Blu-ray/DVD Combo
2nd April 2020
Hollywood Horror House is a 1970 USA horror thriller by Donald Wolfe. Starring Miriam Hopkins, David Garfield and Gale Sondergaard.
Cut by the BBFC for 1982 cinema release. Uncut and MPAA R rated in the
US: Uncut and MPAA R rated for:
2020 Vinegar Syndrome R0 Blu-ray/R0 DVD Combo at US Amazon released on 31st March 2020
Vic Valance ( David Garfield ) is an enigmatic young man who has manipulated his way into working at the decaying mansion of a once prolific, but now reclusive and alcoholic,
movie star named Katharine Packard ( Miriam Hopkins ). While the rest of the house staff become suspicious of Vic's intentions, the aging movie queen finds in him a companion and, she hopes, a lover. But as Vic begins behaving in more and more
erratic ways, it becomes clear that he's far more sinister than his demeanor implies and might in fact be a vicious serial killer who has been murdering and dismembering middle-aged women in Hollywood...
A psychedelic proto-slasher by way of
Sunset Blvd, HOLLYWOOD HORROR HOUSE (aka SAVAGE INTRUDER ) was shot on and off between late 1969 and mid 1973 by writer/producer/director Donald Wolfe, with funds from his star home bus tour company. Chock full of lurid, candy-colored
freak-outs shot by John Morrill ( A Boy and His Dog ) along with surprisingly grisly murder set pieces, plus a supporting cast including Gale Sondergaard , Virginia Wing ( Law and Order ), Florence Lake ( Welcome to
Arrow Beach ), and Joe Besser ( The Three Stooges ) in his final role in a feature film, HOLLYWOOD HORROR HOUSE ramps up its weirdness all the way through it's demented final act and comes to Blu-ray from Vinegar Syndrome, newly
restored in 4k from its original 35mm camera negative.
Bonus Features: 1. Region Free Blu-ray/DVD combo 2. Newly scanned & restored in 4k from its 35mm camera negative 3. Historical commentary track with David Decoteau of
RapidHeart.tv and David Del Valle of SinisterImage.com 4. Promotional image gallery 5. Reversible cover artwork 6. English SDH subtitles
1972 USA action drama by Sutton Roley, once cut by the BBFC, just released on US Blu-ray
The Loners is a 1972 USA action drama by Sutton Roley. Starring Dean Stockwell, Patricia Stich and Todd Susman.
Cut by the BBFC for an X rated cinema release in 1972. Uncut and MPAA R
rated in the US.
Dragon Vs Needles Of Death (Long hu feng) is a 1975 Taiwan / Hong Kong action drama by Kuo-Heng Chung (as Kou Hung Chong). Starring Feng Kou, Ping Wang and Chun Ti.
There are no censorship issues with this release.
US: Uncut and MPAA R rated for:
2020 Dark Force Ent (RA) Blu-ray at US Amazon released on 17th March 2020
On his motorcycle Stein (Dean Stockwell), a half-blood Indian, tries to stay out of the hands of the police, who are chasing him for accidentally killing
a cop. Together with his friend Alan (Todd Susman) and a beautiful but desperate girl (Patricia Stich), Stein will get involved in a robbery and more death. The police intensify the search, but the three won't give up that easily.
VS NEEDLES OF DEATH:
A young man joins a kung-fu academy but fails to fit in. He soon runs off with the master's daughter and becomes a salt smuggler. He ends up joining with the school's top fighter - his former rival - against a local mob
leader. Kung-Fu craziness abounds in this martial arts outing. The title needles are murderously effective projectiles shot from the wristbands of opponents, and only the most adept martial artists will be able to defeat the enemy.
1978 UK / USA action war drama by Guy Hamilton, once cut for an 'A" rated cinema release, just released on US Blu-ray
23rd March 2020
Force 10 from Navarone is a 1978 UK / USA action war drama by Guy Hamilton. Starring Harrison Ford, Robert Shaw and Edward Fox.
The Theatrical Version was cut by the BBFC for an 'A' rated
cinema released in 1978. The Theatrical Version was 15 rated on VHS. The Restored Version of 2005 was uncut and 12 rated. The Theatrical Version was MPAA PG rated in the US.
US: The Restored Version is uncut and MPAA Unrated for:
2020 KL Studio Classics (RA) Blu-ray at US Amazon released on 17th March 2020
From Guy Hamilton, the acclaimed director of The Devil's Disciple, Goldfinger, Funeral in Berlin, Live and Let Die and Evil Under the Sun, and Alistair MacLean, the legendary writer of
The Secret Ways, The Satan Bug, Ice Station Zebra, Where Eagles Dare and When Eight Bells Toll, comes this action-packed sequel to the classic WWII adventure The Guns of Navarone. Screen legends Robert Shaw (The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, Jaws) and
Harrison Ford (The Fugitive, Witness) star as fearless commandos on a deadly mission in the darkest days of World War II. Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, annihilating all opposition in their path, but U.S. Colonel Barnsby (Ford) plots to
strike a crippling blow to the brutal Nazi forces. To succeed, he'll need the help of the most skilled and lethal soldiers in the world: the squad led by Captain Mallory (Shaw) and explosives specialist Corporal Miller (Edward Fox, The Day of the
Jackal), fresh from its triumphant mission at Navarone. Carl Weathers (Rocky), Barbara Bach (The Spy Who Loved Me), Franco Nero (The Mercenary), Richard Kiel (Moonraker) and Alan Badel (Arabesque) co-star in this large-scale action saga with remarkable
special effects and stunts. Adapted screenplay by Robin Chapman and adapted screen story by award-winning writer/producer/director Carl Foreman (The Bridge on the River Kwai, The Victors).
Special Features: -BRAND NEW 2K MASTER -NEW Audio
commentary by Filmmaker/Historian Steve Mitchell and Combat Films: American Realism Author Steven Jay Rubin -5.1 Surround and 2.0 Lossless Audio -Optional English Subtitles -Dual-Layered BD50 Disc -Theatrical Trailer
2020 KL Studio Classics RA Blu-ray at US Amazon released on 17th March 2020
KL Studio Classics R1 DVD at US Amazon released on 17th March 2020
The horrors of war take on a whole new meaning for Vietnam vet Norman Hopper (John Saxon, Nightmare Beach, Evil Eye, Queen of Blood), whose quiet domestic life in Atlanta is shattered
by the return of Charlie Bukowski, a combat buddy who dredges up terrifying flashbacks of flesh eating and bloodshed in the war-torn jungles. Now on the run from the law after taking a bite out of an unwilling victim, Charlie begs Norman to help him get
out of town with another fellow veteran, Tom (Tony King, Report to the Commissioner, The Raiders of Atlantis). Soon the ragtag team of cannibals are fighting for their lives, spreading a deadly contagion through the city before heading into the sewers
for a gut-wrenching climax no one will soon forget! One of the most infamous Italian horror films of all time, Cannibal Apocalypse was heavily censored in many countries where it played under such titles as Cannibals in the Streets and Invasion of the
Flesh Hunters. Now you can finally experience this thrilling collision of action-packed combat and monstrous horror from cult director Antonio Margheriti (The Long Hair of Death, Castle of Blood, Take a Hard Ride, Killer Fish) in its original gory
splendor for the first time in fully restored HD! Not for the faint of heart or those with full stomachs!
Special Features: -BRAND NEW 4K RESTORATION -NEW Audio Commentary by Film Historian Tim Lucas -CANNIBAL APOCALYPSE REDUX:
Documentary Featuring John Saxon, John Morghen (Giovanni Lombardo Radice) and director Antonio Margheriti -CANNIBAL KING: NEW Interview with Actor Tony King -APOCALYPSE IN THE STREETS: A Video Tour of Filming Locations -European Theatrical
Trailer -Japanese Teaser -Alternate U.S. Opening Sequence -Optional English Subtitles
Is Baron Frankenstein truly dead? That's precisely what he wants the world to think. He's had it up to here with a public that doesn't appreciate the trouble a mad scientist goes
through to snatch good body parts. To carry on his work, he holes up in a place where the possibilities are utterly maddening: a home for the criminally insane! A hand here. A brain there ... true to form, the Baron (Peter Cushing) keeps his gruesome
creation (David Prowse, known for his portrayal of Darth Vader) in stitches in this sixth and final fright fest in Hammer Films' Frankenstein cycle.
"Gory" -- TV Guide "Crazy" -- The Terror Trap "Beautiful" -- Cinemafantastique An alien creature has been waiting millions of years for a chance to breed,
and its time has finally come when a group of space explorers unwittingly lands on its home planet. The 12-member crew is investigating for possible origins for the planet's vanished civilization. Instead, they awaken the planet's creature and discover
that the horror to come is more terrifying than any nightmare that they could ever imagine!
Film set by Al Adamson set for US Blu-ray release on 21st April 2020. A remarkably long list of tussles with censors
The Al Adamson Masterpiece Collection is a film set by Al Adamson. Starring John Carradine, Russ Tamblyn and John 'Bud' Cardos.
A fair few censorship issues with this release.
US: Uncut and MPAA Unrated for:
2020 Severin Films Al Adamson Collection Limited Edition RA Blu-ray at US Amazon released
on 21st April 2020
Blood of Dracula's Castle is a 1969 USA horror by Al Adamson and Jean Hewitt (uncredited). Starring John Carradine, Paula Raymond and Alexander D'Arcy.
Exists as a Theatrical Version and an extended TV version. The film was cut by the BBFC for an X rated cinema release in 1969.
Satan's Sadists is a 1969 USA action horror drama by Al Adamson. Starring
Russ Tamblyn, Scott Brady and John 'Bud' Cardos.
Banned by the BBFC for 1970 cinema release. Then cut by the BBFC for an 18 rated DVD in 2003. Uncut and MPAA R rated in the US.
The Female Bunch is a 1971 USA action crime western by Al Adamson and John 'Bud'
Cardos (uncredited). Starring Lon Chaney Jr, Russ Tamblyn and Jennifer Bishop.
Cut by the BBFC for an X rated cinema release in 1973. Later uncut on 18 rated VHS. Uncut and MPAA R Rated in the US.
Angels' Wild Women is a 1972 USA action film by Al Adamson. Starring Ross Hagen,
Kent Taylor and Preston Pierce.
Cut by the BBFC for 15 rated DVD in 2003. Uncut and MPAA R rated in the US.
The Naughty Stewardesses is a 1974 USA comedy drama by Al Adamson. Starring Robert Livingston, Connie Hoffman and Richard
Cut by the BBFC for X rated cinema release in 1974. Cut again for 18 rated VHS but uncut since 2008 18 rated DVD. Uncut and MPAA R rated in the US.
Girls For Rent is a 1974 USA crime thriller by Al Adamson. Starring Georgina Spelvin, Susie Ewing and Rosalind Miles.
Cut by the BBFC for X rated cinema release in 1975 and further cut for 1990 VHS. Uncut and MPAA R rated in the US.
Jessi's Girls is a 1975 USA western by Al Adamson. Starring Sondra Currie, Geoffrey Land
and Ben Frank.
Cut by the BBFC for X rated cinema release in 1976 and 18 rated VHS in 1986 and 1987. Uncut and MPAA R rated in the US.
Black Heat is a 1976 USA action crime drama by Al Adamson. Starring Timothy Brown,
Russ Tamblyn and Jana Bellan.
Cut by the BBFC for X rated cinema release in 1981. Cut again for 18 rated VHS in 1986. Uncut and MPAA R rated in the US.
The Dynamite Brothers is a 1974 USA action drama by Al Adamson. Starring Timothy
Brown, Alan Tang and Aldo Ray.
Cut by the BBFC for X rated cinema release in 1976. Later rated 15 uncut for 2003 DVD. Uncut and MPAA R rated in the US.
Cinderella 2000 is a 1977 USA musical Sci-Fi film by Al Adamson. Starring Catharine
Burgess, Jay B Larson and Vaughn Armstrong.
Exists as a Theatrical Version and a spicier International Version
Nurse Sherri is a 1978 USA horror by Al Adamson. Starring Geoffrey Land, Jill Jacobson and Marilyn Joi.
Exists as a Theatrical Version and an Alternate Version with less story but more nudity. No censor cuts in the UK and US.
For the first time ever,
experience the complete legacy of writer, producer, director Al Adamson with 30 remastered films on 14 discs including the award-winning documentary BLOOD and FLESH, plus trailers, featurettes, commentaries, a 126-page book and more that span a wild
beyond belief world of bloody brains, vicious cowboys, naughty nurses, decrepit actors, sexy stewardesses, mad scientists, brutal bikers, Blaxploitation mayhem, kung fu killers and scenes so SICK the Movies could never show them before!
Disc 1: Blood & Flesh: The Reel Life & Ghastly Death of Al Adamson/The Female Bunch
Disc 2: Psycho A Go-Go/Fiend with the Electronic Brain/Blood of Ghastly Horror
Disc 3: Halfway to Hell/Five Bloody Graves
Disc 4: Blood of Dracula's Castle (Both Theatrical and TV cuts)/Horror of the Blood Monsters
Disc 5: Smashing the Crime Syndicate (a.k.a The Fakers)/Hell's Bloody Devils
Disc 6: Dracula vs.
Frankenstein/Brain of Blood
Disc 7: Satan's Sadists/Angel's Wild Women
Disc 8: The Naughty Stewardesses/Blazing Stewardesses
Disc 9: Girls For Rent/Jessi's Girls/Nurses For Sale
Film set by Sergio Leone just released on US Blu-ray, and all of them were cut at some time in their history
4th March 2020
Sergio Leone Westerns - Five Film Collection is a film set by Sergio Leone. Starring Clint Eastwood and Charles Bronson.
There are no censorship issues with this release.
US: Uncut and MPAA R
2020 KL Studio Classics Sergio Leone Westerns (RA) Blu-ray at US Amazon released on 3rd
A Fistful of Dollars is a 1964 Italy / Spain / West Germany western by Sergio Leone. Starring Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volonté and Marianne Koch.
Originally cut in the US for an 'M' rated theatrical release. The US cut
version was further cut by the BBFC for an X (16) rated 1967 cinema release and it seems the same version was released again in 1981 for an 'AA' rated cinema re-release.
A slightly extended UK Theatrical version was released on pre-cert VHS in 1983
and 15 rated VHS in 1987. Uncut and 15 rated in the UK since 1999.
Meanwhile in the US the film was released uncut and MPAA Unrated on 1988 VHS. An R rating was obtained for the uncut version in 1994 and applies to all subsequent releases.
For a Few Dollars More is a 1965 Italy/Spain/West Germany western by Sergio Leone. With Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volonté.
Cut by the BBFC for an X (16) rated cinema release. Also cut in the US for an M rating. Later the cuts were restored but editors seem to have missed a scene. The complete version was eventually released in Germany.
Good, the Bad and the Ugly is a 1966 Italy / Spain / West Germany western adventure by Sergio Leone. Starring Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach and Lee Van Cleef.
Cut by the BBFC for 1968 cinema release and 1986 VHS. The shorter international Version was uncut since 2000 DVD. The Director's Cut/Extended Version was released uncut in 2008.
Once Upon a Time in the West is a 1968
Italy / USA western by Sergio Leone. Starring Henry Fonda, Charles Bronson and Claudia Cardinale.
BBFC category cuts were required for an 'A" rated cinema release in
1969. The film was uncut and 'AA' rated for 1982 cinema release. Uncut on home video with a 15 rating until 2003 but with a 12 rating from 2011. Uncut and MPAA PG-13 rated in the US. There is a longer Director's Cut released in Italy.
Fistful of Dynamite (aka Duck You Sucker) is a 1971 Italian action film by Sergio Leone. With Rod Steiger, James Coburn and Romolo Valli.
Exists as a shortened US Version, a Standard Version and shorter and longer variants of the Restored Version. The BBFC cut the 2005 release for horse falls. The full length restored version was released on US Blu-ray with strong language cuts. Whilst
in the UK the release featured a better quality uncut sound track, but 2 horse falls were cut.
FIVE RESTORED SPAGHETTI WESTERNS FROM THE MAN WHO STARTED THE GENRE! This
collection includes all five westerns directed by the great Sergio Leone.
A Fistful of Dollars (1964) starring Clint Eastwood as 'The Man with No Name' with Marianne Koch, Gian Maria Volontè and Mario Brega;
For a Few Dollars More (1965) stars
Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volontè, Mario Brega and Luigi Pistilli;
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) -- Leone's first masterpiece was the final film in 'The Man with No Name' trilogy, starring Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Eli
Wallach, Aldo Giuffrè, Al Mulock, Mario Brega and Luigi Pistilli;
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) is considered by most to be his second masterpiece and at the time, his most ambitious film, stars Charles Bronson, Henry Fonda, Claudia
Cardinale, Jason Robards, Jack Elam, Woody Strode, Al Mulock, Gabriele Ferzetti, Keenan Wynn, Frank Wolf and Lionel Stander;
A Fistful of Dynamite (1971), the maestro's final epic western stars Rod Steiger, James Coburn and Romolo Valli.
All 5 films in this collection feature classic scores by legendary composer, Ennio Morricone (Navajo Joe, Death Rides a Horse, The Sicilian Clan, The Hateful Eight) and are loaded with special features.
Special Features: -Three Audio Commentaries by Tim Lucas -Three Audio Commentaries by Sir Christopher Frayling -Audio Commentary by Filmmaker Alex Cox -Audio Commentary with Filmmakers John Carpenter, John Milius, Alex Cox and
Bernardo Bertolucci, Film Historians Sir Christopher Frayling and Dr. Sheldon Hall, and Actress Claudia Cardinale -Documentaries -Featurettes -Location Comparisons -Interviews -Image Galleries -Radio Spots -Alternate Trailers
-Double-Bill Trailers -Theatrical Trailers And More!
A group of Americans, on what they assumed would be a relaxing and fun-filled vacation in the Caribbean, soon find themselves trapped in the island wilderness after their tour bus
breaks down. Alone and stranded, the group begin to fall prey to an unknown, voodoo mask wearing assailant who bumps them off in various nasty ways, ranging from decapitation and evisceration, to impalement. As the surviving members of the group
frantically search for help, they begin to suspect that not all of them might be who they claim they are, and that one of them might be a cold-blooded killer...
John N. Carter's ZOMBIE ISLAND MASSACRE , the production of which is still
somewhat shrouded in mystery, was produced at the height of the 80s slasher craze and features all of the genre hallmarks including gruesome death, gratuitous nudity, and an entirely original looking 'killer guise,' along with a score by genre favorite
Harry Manfredini ( Friday the 13th ). Previously viewable only in dark and drab video sourced editions which mask its impressive special effects and surprisingly colorful cinematography by Robert Baldwin ( The Exterminator ), Vinegar
Syndrome brings ZOMBIE ISLAND MASSACRE to Blu-ray, newly restored from its 35mm original negative.
Bonus Features: 1. Region Free Blu-ray/DVD combo 2. Newly scanned & restored in 2k from its 35mm camera negative 3.
Original theatrical trailer 4. Multiple TV spots 5. Promotional 'sizzle' reel 6. Reversible cover artwork 7. English SDH subtitles
1970 UK crime comedy by Peter Hall just released on US Blu-ray and DVD
29th February 2020
Perfect Friday is a 1970 UK crime comedy by Peter Hall. Starring Ursula Andress, Stanley Baker and David Warner.
Cut the BBFC for the AA (14) rated 1970 cinema release. Probably the
same version for the 2013 DVD
US: MPAA R rated for:
2020 KL Studio Classics (RA) Blu-ray at US Amazon released on 25th February 2020
2020 KL Studio Classics R1 DVD
at US Amazon released on 25th February 2020
Lord Nicholas "Nick" Dorset (David Warner, Morgan!, Time After Time) and his beautiful wife Lady Britt Dorset (Ursula Andress, Dr. No, The 10th Victim) are a glamorous couple
who live completely beyond their means. Their bank manager, Mr. Graham (Stanley Baker, Robbery, The Criminal), who envies his customers' wealth, has devised a foolproof plan to rob his own bank of £200,000, and Nick and Britt's desperate financial
situation makes them ideal accomplices. To complicate things even further, Mr. Graham becomes involved with and falls in love with the gorgeous Lady Dorset! Peter Hall (The Homecoming) wonderfully directs this crime-comedy beautifully shot by Alan Hume
(Runaway Train, Return of the Jedi) and co-starring T.P. McKenna (Straw Dogs).
Special Features: -NEW Audio Commentary by Film Historian and Critic Peter Tonguette -Optional English Subtitles -Dual-Layered BD50 Disc -Trailers
1984 USA comedy romance by Peter Markle just released on US Blu-ray and DVD
29th February 2020
Hot Dog... The Movie is a 1984 USA comedy romance by Peter Markle. Starring David Naughton, Patrick Houser and Tracy Smith.
There exists an uncut Producer's Cut and an MPAA R rated theatrical
version. The UK releases match the running time of the Producer's Cut.
US: Uncut and MPAA Unrated for:
2020 Synapse Films RA Blu-ray at US Amazon released on 25th February 2020
Synapse Films R1 DVD at US Amazon released on 25th February 2020
The Iconic '80s T&A Cult Classic - For the First Time Ever in its Original Uncut Version!
Harkin Banks (Patrick Houser) is an American hot-dogger who enters a winter
skiing competition and goes pole-to-pole with Rudi (John Patrick Reger), an arrogant Austrian pro who will do anything to win! As Harkin's "Rat Pack" and Rudi's "Rudettes" battle on and off the slopes, Rudi's ultra-sexy ex-girlfriend
(Shannon Tweed, Playboy's 1982 Playmate of the Year) sets her sights on Harkin with a few "pointers" of her own. Culminating in a final and dangerous "Chinese Downhill" race, only one will be victorious!
See and hear HOT DOG …
THE MOVIE the way it was always meant to be in this "Unrated Producer's Cut" of the iconic '80s T&A ski-comedy classic! Remastered in 4K from the uncut 35mm camera negative and remixed in 5.1 surround sound, this is writer/co-producer Mike
Marvin's original version of the film containing additional nudity, sex and restored scenes not included in the 1984 theatrical release.
New 4K restoration of the producer's uncut version from the recently
discovered original 35mm camera negative. New 5.1 surround sound mix (Original 2.0 theatrical mono mix also included). HOT DOG: THE DOCUMENTARY - An all-new 50 minute featurette including new interviews with director Peter Markle, co-producer/writer
Mike Marvin, and cast members David Naughton, Tracy Smith, John Patrick Reger and Frank Koppala. Audio commentary with co-producer/writer Mike Marvin. Original theatrical trailer, TV spot, radio spots, and music video. Liner notes by TEEN
MOVIE HELL author, Mike McPadden.
THE ASTROLOGER - Director James Glickenhaus' feature debut.
Before he became NYC's favorite '80s action auteur with hits like THE EXTERMINATOR, THE PROTECTOR and
SHAKEDOWN, as well as executive producer of grindhouse classics that included MANIAC COP, FRANKENHOOKER and BASKET CASE 2 & 3, writer/director James Glickenhaus made his feature debut with this bizarre tale of government skullduggery, satanic
killings, zodiacal mayhem and messianic horror. Playboy centerfold Monica Tidwell (NOCTURNA) stars in the "ultra-obscure and undeniably fascinating" (Fright.com) thriller.
Also known as SUICIDE CULT and a one-time U.K. Section 3 'Video
Nasty', THE ASTROLOGER is based on the acclaimed novel by John Cameron. Now featuring a 4k scan from the director's personal answer print and loaded with all-new Special Features.
SPECIAL FEATURES: Sign of the Times - James
Glickenhaus on THE ASTROLOGER. Monica and THE ASTROLOGER - Interview with Actress Monica Tidwell. Tales from the Set - Interviews with Filmmakers Brendan Faulkner and Frank M. Farel. Zodiacal Locations - The Filming Sites
of THE ASTROLOGER.
The Candy Snatchers is a 1973 USA crime horror thriller by Guerdon Trueblood. Starring Tiffany Bolling, Ben Piazza and Susan Sennett.
Banned by the BBFC for 1973 cinema release. Uncut in the US
US: Uncut and MPAA R rated for:
2020 Vinegar Syndrome R0 Blu-ray/R0 DVD Combo at US Amazon released on 25th February 2020
Vinegar Syndrome specializes in the masterful restoration and distribution of cult, horror, and erotic films from the 1960s-90s.
Candy, a teenage heiress to a large fortune,
is kidnapped by a trio of small time criminals on her way home from Catholic school. After burying her alive in an unmarked grave, the trio attempts to extort Candy's father, a wealthy jeweler, for a hefty ransom. But, what seemed like a simple,
straightforward kidnapping soon spirals out of control with violent consequences and Candy's only hope for survival is a young mute boy who knows where she is buried.
Unflinchingly dark, violent, and merciless all the way through its notorious
final shot, THE CANDY SNATCHERS remains one of the seminal pieces of early '70s cult filmmaking. The only theatrical feature directed by acclaimed screenwriter Guerdon Trueblood ( Welcome Home Soldier Boys ; Jaws 3-D ), THE CANDY
SNATCHERS stars Tiffany Bolling ( Wicked Wicked ), Ben Piazza ( The Blues Brothers ), Vince Martorano ( Kojak ), and Susan Sennett as Candy. Exquisitely shot by Robert Maxwell ( Blood Mania ),
Vinegar Syndrome presents this key piece of drive-in cinema on Blu-ray for the very first time, newly restored in 4K from its camera negative.
Bonus Features: 1. Region Free Blu-ray/DVD Combo 2. Newly scanned & restored in 4k
from its 35mm original camera negative 3. "A Dark Film" - an interview with director Guerdon Trueblood 4. "Snatching the Role" - an interview with actor Vince Martorano 5. "Digging up the Past" - an interview
with producer Gary Adelman 6. Audio commentary with film historian Nathaniel Thompson 7. Promotional still and archival article gallery 8. Reversible cover artwork 9. English SDH subtitles
2020 Shout! Factory RA Blu-ray at US Amazon released on 18th February 2020
"Entertaining, suspenseful ... a well-produced piece of science-fiction ... a step above many of the monster movies that came out in the same time period" -- The Telltale Mind
Can anything escape this terror? British commandos on maneuvers become ill with mysterious symptoms and horrific burns. Dr. Adam Royston (Dean Jagger), an atomic scientist from a nearby research station, suspects lethal radiation ... but is mystified by
the cause. At a nearby hospital, the phenomenon reappears and engulfs more innocent people, including a hospital orderly whose skin melts away from his body! Dr. Royston speculates that the unknown is on a quest to absorb radiation and expand in size and
range as it claims more and more victims. As time runs short, he becomes desperate to trap the entity before its power overcomes mankind!