CITY OF THE LIVING DEAD (Blu-ray)
Directed by: Lucio Fulci (The Beyond, Zombie, House by the Cemetery)
Starring: Christopher George (Pieces), Catriona MacColl (The Beyond), Giovanni Lombardo Radice (Cannibal Ferox)
Release Date: May 25, 2010
Blue Underground proudly presents the definitive version of Fulci’s hallucinogenic masterpiece of horror: freshly transferred in brain-ripping High Definition from its original uncensored negative and loaded with exclusive new Extras!
“WOE BE UNTO HIM WHO OPENS ONE OF THE SEVEN GATEWAYS TO HELL, BECAUSE THROUGH THAT GATEWAY, EVIL WILL INVADE THE WORLD.”
The Seven Gates Of Hell have been torn open, and in three days the dead shall rise and walk the earth. As a reporter (Christopher George of PIECES) and a psychic (Catriona MacColl of THE BEYOND) race to close the portals of the damned, they encounter a seething nightmare of unspeakable evil. The city is alive – with the horrors of the living dead!
Directed and co-written by the legendary Lucio Fulci (ZOMBIE, THE BEYOND), CITY OF THE LIVING DEAD features some of the maestro’s most shocking and controversial sequences of all time. Blue Underground proudly presents the definitive version of Fulci’s hallucinogenic masterpiece of horror: freshly transferred in brain-ripping High Definition from its original uncensored negative and loaded with exclusive new Extras!
- The Making of CITY OF THE LIVING DEAD – Interviews with Star Catriona MacColl, Co-Star Michele Soavi, Production Designer Massimo Antonello Geleng, Assistant Makeup Effects Artist Rosario Prestopino, Special Effects Artist Gino De Rossi, Cinematographer Sergio Salvati, and Camera Operator Roberto Forges Davanzati
- Acting Among the Living Dead – Interview with Star Catriona MacColl
- Entering the Gates of Hell – Interview with Star Giovanni Lombardo Radice
- Memories of the Maestro – The cast and crew reminisce about working with Lucio Fulci
- Marketing of the Living Dead – Poster & Still Gallery
- English Trailer
- Italian Trailer
- Radio Spots/Still Gallery
- English: 7.1 DTS-HD; 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround EX; Original Mono
- Subtitles: English SDH, French, Spanish
- 93 Mins.
- Not Rated
- Region Code: ALL
NOTES & REVIEWS
“One Of The Most Shocking Films Of Its Time!”
– DVD Review
“A Moody, Atmospheric And Suitably Disgusting Relic Of The Days When The Italian Horror Industry Could Still Deliver The Goods!”
– The Encyclopedia of Fantastic Film and Television
“Enough Spooky Gags To Make Even William Castle Blush In Repulsion!”
– DVD Drive-In