Rejoice! Scream Factory Reveals Major Blu-Ray Lineup for 2013!


The wait is over! Scream Factory for the win yet again! The gang from Shout Factory is currently at the Horrorhound Weekend in Indianapolis and as promised, they’ve made a big announcement of 6 (!) titles we can expect from them in 2013, most of which are making their Blu-Ray debuts. Special features from the original DVD releases will be carted over along with all new special features being created specifically for these Blu-Ray releases. Here’s what the “Factory” has in store for us next year!

- THE FOG (1980): John Carpenter’s seaside ghostly revenge flick with Adrienne Barbeau and Jamie Lee Curtis. New extras are in the works! First time on Blu-ray

- THE BURNING (1981): Summer Camp. Garden shears. Tom Savini effects. Need we say more? First time on Blu-ray

- THE HOWLING (1981): Joe Dante’s ultimate werewolf pic with superb Rob Bottin effects. First time on Blu-ray.

- LIFEFORCE (1985): Tobe Hooper’s space vampires and light-show extravaganza finally gets its first ever anamorphic widescreen presentation! First time on Blu-ray.

- NIGHT OF THE COMET (1984): Shopping and zombies highlight this post-Doomsday cult classic. First time on Blu-ray.

- DAY OF THE DEAD (1985): George Romero’s splattery undead classic gets a new collector’s edition with new extras.
More details on all of these frightfests will be revealed next year. Have a great weekend!