GRINDHOUSE DVD’s announced! FROM BEYOND and THE BURNING specs too!

Tons of DVD news coming on in! First up, IGN is reporting that Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez’s GRINDHOUSE double feature will be released as 2 separate but extended DVD’s. (Bummer we can’t see it on DVD the way it was released here in theaters.) Full specs are below. Also, FANGORIA is reporting on the features for the upcoming DVD releases of Stuart Gordon’s FROM BEYOND, THE BURNING and the new RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD special edition. Check it all out below!



The original link to the IGN report on GRINDHOUSE:

http://au.dvd.ign.com/articles/808/808506p1.html

Special features for GRINDHOUSE include the following:

Quentin Tarantino’s serial-killer homage to the old school car chase film, Death Proof will hit shelves with over 30 minutes of additional, never-before-seen footage including the maddening "missing reel" (containing the excised lapdance sequence) as well as a black and white segment in the film’s second act. The DVD will hit on September 18, 2007 for a price of $29.95. Features will include:

  • Finding Quentin’s Gals
  • The Guys of Death Proof
  • Kurt Russell as Stuntman Mike
  • Introducing Zoe Bell
  • Quentin’s Greatest Collaborator: Editor Sally Menke
  • Double Dare trailer
  • International Poster Gallery

Meanwhile, the Robert Rodriguez zombie entry, Planet Terror, will attack with more footage, deleted scenes, a full commentary and the infamous missing reel. That disc will drop on October 16, 2007 for a price of $29.95 and its features will include:

  • Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Robert Rodriguez
  • International trailer
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Cooking School
  • 10-Minute Film School
  • The Stunts
  • The Make-up and Effects
  • The Badass Babes
  • The Renegade Guys
  • The Costumes
  • The Production Design

The original FANGORIA post is at the following link:

http://www.fangoria.com/news_article.php?id=4686

The DVD features for FROM BEYOND, THE BURNING and RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD (all released on September 11th) are as follows:

FROM BEYOND:
• Audio commentary by Gordon, producer Brian Yuzna and stars Jeffrey Combs and Barbara Crampton
The Director’s Perspective featurette
The Editing Room “Lost and Found” featurette
• Interview with Composer Richard Band
• Photo Montage
• Storyboard-to-film comparisons:
-Introduction
-Appearance of Dr. Pretorius
-Death of Bubba
-Hospital Escape
-Katherine Frees Herself

THE BURNING:
• Audio commentary by director Tony Maylam and genre journalist Alan Jones
Blood ‘n’ Fire Memories featurette with Tom Savini
• Photo gallery
• Theatrical trailer

RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD:
• Audio commentary by director Dan O’Bannon and production designer William Stout
• Audio commentary by the cast, crew and undead*
RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD: The Dead Have Risen featurette*
The Decade of Darkness featurette*
Designing the Dead featurette
• Zombie Subtitle Stream*
• Bloody trailer
• Even bloodier trailer*

  • Mike-cons of Fright

    Well, well, if it isn’t attack of the retarded DVD artwork again. The original artwork for “From Beyond” is brilliant. This DVD looks like “Species 4”
    Oh well…