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Hammer Films horror “The Reptile” on Blu-ray in July


The 1966 horror The Reptile from Hammer Films is coming to Blu-ray Disc on July 30th via Scream Factory. This film, directed by John Gilling, featured a cast of Noel WillmanJennifer DanielRay Barrett, Jacqueline Pearce, Michael RipperJohn Laurie, and Marne Maitland. Tech specs and bonus materials for the release have not at all yet been detailed, as Scream Factory will be announcing all of that at a later point. You can already pre-order the Blu-ray now directly via ShoutFactory.com‘s store. There’s no pre-order listing up yet over at Amazon but stay tuned for an update on that.

Hammer Film “The Plague of the Zombies” arrives on Blu-ray in January

the_plague_of_the_zombies_blurayThe 1966 Hammer Films production The Plague of the Zombies directed by John Gilling is coming to Blu-ray Disc on January 15th, 2019 via Scream Factory. The film starred André MorellDiane ClareBrook Williams, Alexander Davion, Jacqueline Pearce, and John Carson. Tech specs for the Blu-ray include 1080p HD video in the 1.66:1 aspect ratio with DTS-HD Master Audio Mono restored sound. The Blu-ray is now available to pre-order over at Amazon and directly over at the Shout! Factory store. Bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • NEW Audio Commentary with filmmaker Constantine Nasr and author/film historian Steve Haberman
  • NEW Audio Commentary with author/film historian Troy Howarth
  • NEW Restored Audio
  • World of Hammer – Mummies, Werewolves & The Living Dead
  • Raising the Dead: The Making of The Plague of the Zombies
  • Restoration Comparison
  • Theatrical Trailers
  • Still Gallery

Further below, after the break, you can find the full official announcement regarding this upcoming Blu-ray release.

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