Blue Underground going Blu-Ray

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  1. satans-sadists

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    My order of Zombie and Maniac are due tomorrow which is a couple of days earlier than the release date.
     
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    I checked the tracking this morning and now the package says it isn't due until Wednesday. Doesn't make any sense as it is currently located only about 16 miles away from my home unless somehow it was flagged to be delivered after the official release date.
     
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    The package did arrive so I now have 6 different blu-rays for this title.

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    I told myself I wasn't going to buy these new 4k editions but after seeing the early reviews and the Deepdiscount sale where I got them for $25 apeice I couldn't resist. This is for sure the last time I'm going to buy these though ;)
     
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    Yeah, same here. And there is nothing more they can do after this anyways. They have squeezed out all the fine details that are available on the 16/35mm negatives.
    If they were shot on 65mm though, then we would probably have upgraded to 8K next :D

    Man, I can't even remember all the different VHS tapes, Laserdiscs, DVD:s and Blu-Ray's I gotten of these classics :eek:
     
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    We now have the final release details for our next two 4K UHD releases! Coming August 25th...

    Blue Underground’s acclaimed restoration of THE HOUSE BY THE CEMETERY, scanned in 4K 16-bit from the original 35mm 2-perf camera negative, is now presented with Dolby Vision HDR and a new Dolby Atmos audio mix, fully loaded with hours of Extras!

    Disc 1 (4K UHD Blu-ray) Feature Film + Extras:
    • Audio Commentary with Troy Howarth, Author of Splintered Visions: Lucio Fulci and His Films
    • Deleted Scene
    • Theatrical Trailers
    • TV Spot
    • Poster & Still Galleries

    Disc 2 (Blu-ray) Extras:
    • Meet the Boyles – Interviews with Stars Catriona MacColl and Paolo Malco
    • Children of the Night – Interviews with Stars Giovanni Frezza and Silvia Collatina
    • Tales of Laura Gittleson – Interview with Star Dagmar Lassander
    • My Time With Terror – Interview with Star Carlo De Mejo
    • A Haunted House Story – Interviews with Co-Writers Dardano Sacchetti and Elisa Briganti
    • To Build a Better Death Trap – Interviews with Cinematographer Sergio Salvati, Special Make-Up Effects Artist Maurizio Trani, Special Effects Artist Gino De Rossi, and Actor Giovanni De Nava
    • House Quake – Interview with Co-Writer Giorgio Mariuzzo
    • Catriona MacColl Q&A
    • Calling Dr. Freudstein – Interview with Stephen Thrower, Author of Beyond Terror: The Films of Lucio Fulci

    • Audio: English (Dolby Atmos, 5.1 DTS-HD, 1.0 DTS-HD); Italian (1.0 DTS-HD)
    • Subtitles: English SDH, Français, Español, English for Italian Audio
    • Region Free
    • Limited Edition Slipcover on First Pressing Only!

    https://www.facebook.com/BlueUnderg...37787545148/10158230496575149/?type=3&theater

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    We now have the final release details for our next two 4K UHD releases! Coming August 25th...

    Now Blue Underground’s acclaimed restoration of THE NEW YORK RIPPER, scanned in 4K 16-bit from the original 35mm 2-perf camera negative, is presented with Dolby Vision HDR and a new Dolby Atmos audio mix, gushing with hours of Extras!

    Disc 1 (4K UHD Blu-ray) Feature Film + Extras:
    • Audio Commentary with Troy Howarth, Author of Splintered Visions: Lucio Fulci and His Films
    • Theatrical Trailer

    Disc 2 (Blu-ray) Feature Film + Extras:
    • Audio Commentary with Troy Howarth, Author of Splintered Visions: Lucio Fulci and His Films
    • The Art Of Killing - Interview with Co-Writer Dardano Sacchetti
    • Three Fingers Of Violence - Interview with Star Howard Ross
    • The Second Victim - Interview with Co-Star Cinzia de Ponti
    • The Broken Bottle Murder - Interview with Co-Star Zora Kerova
    • "I'm an Actress!" – 2009 Interview with Co-Star Zora Kerova
    • The Beauty Killer - Interview with Stephen Thrower, Author of Beyond Terror: The Films of Lucio Fulci
    • Paint Me Blood Red - Interview with Poster Artist Enzo Sciotti
    • NYC Locations Then and Now
    • Theatrical Trailer
    • Poster & Still Gallery

    • Audio: English (Dolby Atmos, 5.1 DTS-HD, 1.0 DTS-HD); Italian (1.0 DTS-HD); French (Dolby Digital 1.0); Spanish (Dolby Digital 1.0)
    • Subtitles: English SDH, Français, Español, English for Italian Audio
    • Region Free
    • Limited Edition Slipcover on First Pressing Only!

    https://www.facebook.com/BlueUnderg...37787545148/10158230482035149/?type=3&theater

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    While I do wish this release wasn't so close to the limited blu-ray they just did I'm still very glad to see older horror films get this wonderful treatment and will buy this version as well.
     
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    Ooooooo, nice! :p Daughters of Darkness is one of my absolute favorites, so I'm psyched for this one.
     
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    I tried watching Daughters Of Darkness quite a few months ago now and couldn't really get fully invested in it. I did like the little bit that was in Bruges as it's one of my favorite places I've visited in Europe. I'm not a big vampire guy so I think that's also part of the problem here also lol. Anyway, easy skip for me. I'll be saving up for some of their other UHD's though.
     
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    It's a very atmospheric and deep film at its heart, but I can understand someone not really being able to get into it. It's certainly not a film for all tastes.

    It is a damn beautifully shot film though, that much is undeniable. It should really shine with a 4K restoration.
     
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    The François de Roubaix score is pretty great, in it's own right.
     
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    ...and I'm embarrassed to admit that I still have yet to buy the soundtrack. But I guess that's probably a good thing now, since it will be included in the 4K set.
     

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