Scream Factory Unveils Original THEY LIVE Blu-Ray Artwork & More!


Man oh man. Are you guys as excited as we are for the slew of Shout Factory’s new Scream Factory titles coming out later this year?!

For those keeping score, special edition Blu-Ray/DVD’s of HALLOWEEN II and HALLOWEEN II: SEASON OF THE WITCH arrive on September 18th. TERROR TRAIN and Tobe Hooper’s THE FUNHOUSE drop on October 16th.  And last but certainly not least, John Carpenter’s cult classic THEY LIVE will land November 6th!

One of the cool things about these discs is the reversible sleeves. You can enjoy brand new artwork as your cover for the Blu-Ray or flip ’em over for the original poster art. For THEY LIVE, Shout Factory commissioned Tom Hodge for the following cover art:


And while we’re at it, check out this original art for THE FUNHOUSE, which will feature a new commentary track with director Tobe Hooper moderated by filmmaker Tim Sullivan!


Back to THEY LIVE, here’s the full press release:

The truth is more than meets the eye. You’ve been listening to their speeches and watching them on TV. They influence our decisions without us knowing it. Think again and the choice is yours! On November 6, 2012, SCREAM FACTORY™ presents John Carpenter’s politically-charged science fiction thriller THEY LIVE Collector’s Edition Blu-ray and DVD. Featuring anamorphic widescreen presentation of this cult classic movie, this special collector’s edition home entertainment release of THEY LIVE boasts a bounty of special bonus content, a collectible cover featuring newly rendered retro-style artwork, a reversible wrap with original theatrical key art and much more! THEY LIVE Collector’s Edition Blu-ray has a suggested retail price of $29.93 and $16.50 for the DVD. Fans and collector’s can pre-order now at ShoutFactory.com and Amazon.com.

* Production now underway for extensive and insightful bonus features that include all-new interviews, an audio commentary and archival material. Shout! Factory will announce in-depth bonus features and additional news in next couple months.

Avid John Carpenter fans, movie enthusiasts and collectors please take note: Order this collector’s edition Blu-ray or DVD directly from ShoutFactory.com and receive an exclusive 18”x24” poster featuring the newly commissioned artwork! Less than 500 have been made, so these are only available while supplies last. Read more @: Shout! Factory – Scream Factory

Horror master John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) directs this heart-pounding thriller in which aliens are systematically gaining control of the Earth by masquerading as humans and lulling the public into submission. Humanity’s last chance lies with a lone drifter who stumbles upon a harrowing discovery — a unique pair of sunglasses that reveals the terrifying and deadly truth.