tisdag 21 oktober 2008

Mya Communication = Noshame?

It looks more and more as if Mya is an offspring of NoShame.. they have announced the release of Dario Argento's DOOR INTO DARKNESS on January 27 2009.

Other upcoming films January 27:
The Maniacs (Lucio Fulci, 1964)
Bread Love and Dreams (Luigi Comencini, 1953)
The Inveterate Bachelor (Giorgio Bianchi, 1958)

fredag 17 oktober 2008

FURY OF THE WOLFMAN with Paul Naschy coming on Spanish DVD

The 1972 werewolf feature La Furia del Hombre Lobo directed by José María Zabalza and starring Paul Naschy will see its first official DVD release courtesy of Spanish company Divisa on October 29. Unfortunately no English options, fingers crossed that there will be an English-friendly release soon. Technical specifications: 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen, Spanish audio.

Duccio Tessari's giallo The Bloodstained Butterfly uncut!

This 1971 giallo by Duccio Tessari will get its first uncut English-friendly release courtesy of German DVD company Eyecatcher Movies on October 31. Technical specifications: 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen, English, Italian and German audio, English and German subtitles. The previous Spanish DVD was unfortuately cut.

lördag 11 oktober 2008

THE SHE-BEAST scheduled for March 2009

Michael Reeves' gothic horror film LA SORELLA DI SATANA aka THE SHE-BEAST starring Barbara Steele, Ian Ogilvy and Mel Welles is scheduled for release by Dark Sky Films in March 2009. More news soon...

fredag 10 oktober 2008

UNA PISTOLA PER RINGO coming from Koch Media

UNA PISTOLA PER RINGO aka A PISTOL FOR RINGO starring Giuliano Gemma and directed by Duccio Tessari will be released by Koch Media on December 12, 2008. It will be in 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen, with English, Italian and German audio and German subtitles. Merry X-mas!

Dead of Night coming from Dark Sky Films

Three Tales of Mystery, Imagination & Suspense!Legendary producer-director Dan Curtis (Dark Shadows, The Night Stalker) presents a thrilling trilogy of spell-binding stories with mystery-horror writer Richard Matheson (I Am Legend, The Twilight Zone):

Second Chance
After buying an antique automobile, Frank (Ed Begley Jr.) restores the vehicle to its original condition. Along with the car, Frank is transported back in time to the year 1926. Based on a short story by Jack Finney.

No Such Thing As A Vampire
Alexis (Anjanette Comer), the mistress of an old mansion, is terrified of vampires. When her husband (Patrick Macnee) calls in a friend (Horst Bucholtz) to examine her, a macabre scheme unfolds.

On a dark and stormy night, a boy (Lee H. Montgomery), thought to be dead, surprises his despondent mother (Joan Hackett) at the family beach house, bringing her both extreme joy and overwhelming terror.

Release date January 27, 2009.

söndag 5 oktober 2008

Rain of Fire aka Holocaust 2000 coming to DVD

When Robert Caine (Kirk Douglas) sets out to build a massive nuclear plant in the Middle East, he discovers a cavern rumored to foretell the end of the world. Caine shrugs off the dire inscriptions on the cave walls...until people who oppose the plant begin dying in strange and horrifying ways. Can Caine complete his project and prove the curse to be false - or will he fall victim to the same terrible fate? Directed by Alberto De Martino, this film will be released by Lionsgate on October 28.

Madhouse coming from Dark Sky Films on November 25

Beautiful do-gooder Julia (Trish Everly) and her insane, hideously deformed twin sister Mary (Allison Biggers) have a hard time occupying the same room, let alone the same town, without Mary either brandishing a butcher knife or letting her giant killer dog come out to play. Their uncle, Father James (Dennis Robertson), presses for reconciliation but to no avail. With their mutual birthday fast approaching, Mary escapes from the local asylum. Soon thereafter, the bodies of Julia’s friends and students mount around her. But is Mary actually the killer?
Special Features:
-New featurette with writer-producer-director Ovidio G. Assonitis (Beyond the Door, Tentacles)-Still Gallery-English subtitles

lördag 4 oktober 2008

Five Man Army available on DVD in Thailand

Available from Thai DVD company Triple X Film. According to the back cover it's 2.35:1 and has got English and Thai audio and Thai subs.