Tuesday, June 26, 2012

HALLOWEEN 4 and HALLOWEEN 5 on Blu-ray August 28th from Anchor Bay

On August 21st Anchor Bay Entertainment revamps two of the most iconic horror films to ever grace the big screen with Halloween 4 (1988) and Halloween 5 (1989).  The films are coming to Blu-ray with all brand-new hi-def transfers and over an hour of both archival and newly created bonus features! This is great news for slasher fans whom can also look forward to Collector Edition Blu-rays of Halloween 2 (1981) and Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982) on September 18th from Scream Factory. The Anchor Bay discs are loaded with some very cool newly created bonus content including new audio commentaries and deleted scenes.

HALLOWEEN 4 (1988)  Blu-ray 

Label: Anchor BayEntertainment
Release Date: August 21st, 2012
Rating: R
Duration: 88 Mins
Video: 16:9 Widescreen (1.85:1)
Audio: Dolby TrueHD 5.1 with English, Spanish Subtitles 
Director: Dwight H. Little 

He had maimed 16 people to get to his sister.  He was shot and incinerated, but still the entity that Dr. Sam Loomis (the legendary Donald Pleasence) calls “Evil on two legs” would not die. Tonight, Michael Myers has come home again…to kill! This time, Michael returns to Haddonfield for Jamie Lloyd (Danielle Harris, Halloween 5, The Last Boy Scout) – the orphaned daughter of Laurie Strode – and her babysitter Rachel (Ellie Cornell, Halloween 5, House of the Dead). Can Loomis stop Michael before the unholy slaughter reaches his innocent young niece?

Bonus Features: 
- Deleted and Alternate Scenes (30 minutes of NEW scenes!)
- Audio Commentary with Director Dwight H. Little and Author Justin Beahm(NEW)
- Audio Commentary with Actors Ellie Cornell and Danielle Harris
- Halloween 4/5 Discussion Panel
- Theatrical Trailer

HALLOWEEN 5 (1989) Blu-ray 

Label: Anchor Bay Entertainment
Release Date: August 21, 2012
Rating: R
Duration: 98 Mins
Video: Anamorphic Widescreen (1.85:1)
Audio: Dolby TrueHD 5.1 with English, Spanish Subtitles
Director: Dominique Othenin-Girard

Michael Myers survived the mine explosion thought to have killed him. One year later, his traumatized young niece Jamie is horrified to discover she has a telepathic bond with her evil Uncle…and that Uncle Michael is on his way back to Haddonfield. But Dr. Loomis has a new plan to destroy The Boogey Man in his childhood home using Jamie as bait.  With enhanced gore and effects, vengeance has never looked so gruesome!

Bonus Features: 
- Audio Commentary with Director Dominique Othenin-Girard and actors Danielle Harris and Jeffrey Landman
- Audio Commentary with Actor Don Shanks and Author Justin Beahm (NEW)
- Halloween 5: Orginal Promo (NEW
- Halloween 5: On the Set Footage (NEW - 17 mins. of raw footage)
- Theatrical Trailer