söndag 31 augusti 2008

Early Tinto Brass films from Cult Epics


Cult Epics just updated their website with the announcement of THE TINTO BRASS COLLECTION VOLUME 3 including these films:

THE HOWL (L'URLO, 1970)
DEADLY SWEET (COL CUORE IN GOLA, 1967)
CA IRA, THE RIVER OF REVOLT (CA IRA, IL FIUME DELLA RIVOLTA, 1964)

According to Cult Epics, it's scheduled for release in April 2009 - can't wait!

lördag 30 augusti 2008

Christina Lindberg vs. Laura Gemser

Coming November 11 from Code Red:

Secrets of Sweet Sixteen / Looking Good

Two-Tonic Double-Bill! Buxom 70's euro-chicks flash before your eyes in the craziest, offensive, shocking stories that ever featured in this strange collection of skits from today's headlines! Virgin being sacrificed to satan by muscle bound rich devil worshippers! Child Molester stopped by two hot horny college girls! A european postman finds sex can be a deadly thing! A masseuse have powers with his hands to his ladies! Daughter disguised as a older woman to steal her mother's lover in a seedy hotel! See 70's sex tigress Christine Lindberg loose and on the prowl!And to add icing on the cake! This disc features the one and only Black Emanuelle herself, Laura Gemser, in a rare workout video LOOKING GOOD produced by the king of schlock Dick Randall! Laura doesn't even break a sweat as she whips these chicks into all these painstaking execerize moves! Gemser doesn't even throw in the towel as they workout till the show is over! Physical Fitness will never be the same as our favorite Emanuelle is taking over the gym!

fredag 29 augusti 2008

New Warner Best Buy exclusives

On october 7, Warner will release two new double-bills as Best Buy exclusives:

The Shuttered Room / It!
The Brides of Fu Manchu / Chamber of Horrors

More info as it unfolds...

tisdag 26 augusti 2008

Ringo the Lone Rider/The Cobra from Wild East


A nice double-bill has just been released by Wild East, and below are screenshots of the title cards.

Cover artwork

Ringo the Lone Rider
The Cobra

måndag 25 augusti 2008

Vampire Lovers/Lust for a Vampire double-feature

Coming from Optimum Releasing on September 22:

Flashman due out in the end of September


To be released by Fin de Siècle Media on September 24, with English and Italian language options:

Directed by Mino Loy and written by none other than the legendary Ernesto Gastaldi.

More Castellari from Severin Films


Severin films have announced that they will release Enzo G. Castellari's war epic EAGLES OVER LONDON (La battaglia d'Inghilterra, 1969) starring Frederick Stafford, Van Johnson, Francisco Rabal, Ida Galli, Luigi Pistilli and Renzo Palmer. No release date yet, though... looking forward to it! More news as it unfolds.

Footprints aka Le orme to be released by Shameless?


Almar from Shameless wrote this in their official forum:

"As for SHAM020 - we really wanted to put out Footprints aka Le Orme but materials are a nightmare to the extent where we still do plan to do it but it can't be SHAM020..."

Fingers crossed!

Sister Emanuelle special edition DVD


Out now from Swedish company Njutafilms, special edition of Sister Emanuelle with both soft and hard versions. The hard version is a composite of several different sources and is in quite bad shape, the following comparison is from the soft version:

Njutafilms cover artwork

Severin Films

Njutafilms

For more info, please visit http://www.njutafilms.com/.

söndag 24 augusti 2008

New US DVD label - Mya Communication


Promising new company with a couple of Italian cult films coming in November:

Provocation (Joe D'Amato, 1995)

The Virgo, The Taurus And The Capricorn (Luciano Martino, 1977)

Quando suona la campana - Italian only DVD


Coming from Italian company Surf, Italian options only...

Directed by Luigi Batzella and starring Brad Harris, Brigitte Skay, Gino Turini and Alfredo Rizzo.

Who Saw Her Die - now a little longer...


Coming from Shameless Screen Entertainment August 25:


The film will be presented restored with missing footage and remastered in 2.35:1 with English 2.0 sound. This, in my opinion, makes the Anchor Bay/Blue Underground release obsolete.

The fantastic soundtrack by Ennio Morricone is available from http://shop.findesieclemedia.com/.

Forthcoming Edgar Wallace double-feature


Coming October 7 from Retromedia:

The Curse of the Yellow Snake (Der Fluch der gelben Schlange, 1963)
The Phantom of Soho (Das Phantom von Soho, 1964)

Both anamorphic widescreen from 35mm.

Forthcoming peplums from Retromedia


Coming soon from Retromedia:

Maciste alla corte del Gran Khan (Riccardo Freda, 1961)

Il magnifico gladiatore (Alfonso Brescia, 1964)

Both in anamorphic widescreen from 35mm.