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Old 08-06-2005, 05:07 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Hercules in the Haunted World uncut DVD

As you know this is the "greatest" Hercules movie ever made

For horror fans this movie is also a must have since:

The Director is Mario Bava and Christopher Lee plays the villian and it has a horror theme, so it counts damn it

There are a few DVDs of this film out but only one is uncut.

Below is the cover of the uncut version:


Release Information:
Studio: Fantoma
Theatrical Release Date: 1961
DVD Release Date: July 29, 2003
Run Time: 82 minutes
Production Company: Fantoma
Package Type: Keep Case

Aspect Ratio(s):
Widescreen anamorphic

Discographic Information:
DVD Encoding: All Regions
Available Audio Tracks: English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono), Italian (Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono)
Available subtitles: English

Edition Details:
All regions. Read more about DVD formats.
Color, Widescreen
New Digital Widescreen Transfer (2.35:1) Enhanced for 16x9
English and Italian language versions of the original European Cut
Liner Notes by Mario Bava Biographer Tim Lucas
Galley of Rare Stills and Poster Art
ASIN: B0000A2ZSS


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Old 08-06-2005, 05:45 PM   #2
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This will be mine!
I've never seen it, but Fantoma have done right by me by giving Forbidden Zone such a good DVD
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Old 08-06-2005, 06:34 PM   #3
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Thumbs up

Bought this the day it came out and paid near full MSRP $29.99 for it; and while it's much cheaper now, I've no regrets. IMO, it's the best audio/video presentation of any Bava film on disc and it's gotten a lot of play in my house. It's a treasured DVD of mine -- a highlight of my Bava collection. I heartily second the recommendation! Pure viewing bliss... ahhhh...
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Old 08-06-2005, 07:47 PM   #4
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[ahnuld schwarzenegger]But he looks nothing like Hercules[/ahnuld schwarzenegger]

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Old 08-06-2005, 07:58 PM   #5
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I'm not a Bava fan, but that cover art is spectacular. I may have to check it out.
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Old 05-05-2015, 01:24 AM   #6
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Stumbled across this article about an opera written to go along with Hercules and the Haunted World.

http://www.laweekly.com/film/stop-la...psters-5523746

The article is more about the unruly yutes and the state of modern cinema destroying our minds and such. But, one, it was a nice appreciation of the film. And, two, I really would have like to see this show.
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Old 05-05-2015, 02:29 AM   #7
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I sold off my copy a year ago for considerably more than I paid for it when it was a new release. It's a neat movie but nothing I needed to keep.
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