Scream Factory Announces CHILD'S PLAY Collector's Edition Blu-ray Release Details

Scream Factory Announces CHILDS PLAY Collectors Edition Blu-ray Release Details

Scream Factory is releasing Tom Holland‘s Child’s Play (1988) in a new Collector’s Edition Blu-ray. This Blu-ray is set to release this October 18, 2016, with a new 2K scan and new audio commentary from Tom Holland. Scream Factory partnered with NECA to also include a Good Guys Chucky figure. Full details on this release in the press release below.

Press Release: Los Angeles, CA - Chucky is back! "A jolting roller-coaster of a ride" (Los Angeles Times), Child’s Play hit theatres in 1988, and forever changed the way the world saw dolls. On October 18, 2016, the SCREAM FACTORY(TM) home entertainment brand celebrates the landmark film and the iconic character with a 2-disc Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release which includes a brand new 2K scan of the film and hours of bonus material.

Scream Factory will also have a limited edition set offer complete with an exclusive poster, slipcover and "Good Guys" Chucky action figure from NECA available for pre-order on shoutfactory.com beginning July 7th.

The "chills come thick and fast" (Los Angeles Times) in this riveting, jolt-a-minute thriller about an innocent-looking doll inhabited by the soul of a serial killer who refused to die. From the director of Fright Night, Child’s Play comes complete with "excellent special effects" (Leonard Maltin) and a slew of special features that make this Blu-ray your "friend to the end!"

Since its release, the killer-doll film, alongside its synonymous character, has proven itself one of the all-time horror classics, and Child’s Play is now offered as a definitive, two-disc Collector’s Edition Blu-ray.

Special features (at press time):

  • NEW 2K scan of the interpositive
  • NEW Audio Commentary with director Tom Holland
  • Audio Commentary with Alex Vincent, Catherine Hicks and "Chucky" designer Kevin Yagher
  • Audio Commentary with Producer David Kirschner and Screenwriter Don Mancini
  • Select Scene Chucky Commentaries
  • Evil Comes in Small Packages featuring interviews with Don Mancini, David Kirschner, John Lafia, Chris Sarandon, Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Alex Vincent, Kevin Yagher (24 minutes)
  • Chucky: Building a Nightmare featuring Kevin Yagher (10 minutes)
  • A Monster Convention featuring Catherine Hicks, Alex Vincent and Chris Sarandon (5 minutes)
  • Introducing Chucky: The Making of Child’s Play Vintage Featurette (6 minutes)
  • The Decade of Darkness - featurette on ‘80s horror films (23 minutes)
  • Original Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Photo Gallery

More exciting special features are currently in progress and will be announced soon at a later date.

*** SHOUT FACTORY.COM SITE EXCLUSIVE OFFER***

Fans of the film will want to take note of two exclusive offers on the release--which are only available at www.shoutfactory.com while supplies last.

STANDARD OFFER

- Receive the Collector’s Edition Blu-ray with slipcover
- Receive a limited-edition 18" x 24" poster of the newly-designed art from artist Justin Osbourn
- Product will be shipped two weeks earlier than National Street date of October 18th

Pre-order @ https://www.shoutfactory.com/film/film-horror/child-s-play-collector-s-edition

DELUXE OFFER (Limited to 2,000 orders only - pictured below)

- Receive the Collector’s Edition Blu-ray with slipcover
- Receive a limited-edition 18" x 24" poster of the newly-designed art from Justin Obsourn
- Product will be shipped two weeks earlier than National Street date of October 18th
- Receive a second custom-made "Good Guys Doll" slipcover--made exclusively for this promotion.
- Receive a second 18" x 24" poster of the custom-made "Good Guys Doll" artwork
- Receive an exclusive, limited edition 5.5" tall "Good Guys Chucky" doll by NECA

Pre-order @ https://www.shoutfactory.com/film/film-horror/child-s-play-deluxe-limited-edition-with-exclusive-action-figure

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About Shout! Factory

Shout! Factory, LLC is a diversified multi-platform media company devoted to producing, uncovering, preserving and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their entire careers sharing their music, television and film favorites with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory’s entertainment offerings serve up feature films, classic and contemporary TV series, animation, live music and comedy specials. In addition, Shout! Factory maintains a vast entertainment distribution network which delivers culturally relevant programming, movie and audio content to all the leading digital service providers in North America and across multiple platforms. Shout! Factory owns and operates Shout! Factory Productions, Scream Factory, Shout! Factory Kids, Shout! Factory Films, Mystery Science Theater 3000, Timeless Media Group and Shout! Factory TV. These riches are the result of a creative acquisition mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention. Shout! Factory is based in Los Angeles, California. For more on Shout! Factory, visit shoutfactory.com.

About NECA

NECA is the leading designer, marketer, and worldwide distributor of licensed entertainment consumer goods based on some of America’s most established and beloved properties, providing products across all consumer categories. Specializing in the 12+ licensed movie, video game, comic book, and traditional literary markets, NECA has over 60 licenses from major media partners for properties including Alien, Godzilla, Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, A Christmas Story, "Weird Al" Yankovic, and numerous other major properties from Marvel and DC Comics, major video game properties, as well as professional and collegiate sports.

The NECA group of companies includes game developer and publisher WizKids, urban vinyl icon Kidrobot, retail chains Hastings and MovieStop, and full-service distributor SP Images. NECA is part owner of the Muhammad Ali estate and a partner of the Marilyn Monroe estate, and holds a majority ownership to Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc., granting NECA the property ownership and management rights to Graceland, Elvis Presley’s home in Memphis, Tennessee, in partnership with ABG and the Presley family.

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Child's Play (1988)

Synopsis: A single mother gives her son a much sought after doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
Cast: Brad Dourif, Chris Sarandon, Ed Gale, John Franklin, Alex Vincent, Alan Wilder, Robert Minkoff, Roslyn Alexander, Neil Giuntoli, Leila Lee Olsen, Edan Gross, Juan Ramírez, Michael Patrick Carter, Richard Baird, Ray Oliver, Aaron Osborne, Tyler Hard, Ted Liss, Bo Kane, Lena Sack, Tommy Gerard, Michael Chavez, Catherine Hicks, Jamie Gray, Dinah Manoff, Erin Munz, Tommy Swerdlow, Jana Twomey, Jack Colvin, Suaundra Black
Directors: Tom Holland
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
AKA(s): Blood Brother, Blood Buddy
Year: 1988
Runtime: 87
Awards: 2
Nominations: 3
Writers: Don Mancini, John Lafia, Tom Holland
Producers: Elliot Geisinger, David Kirschner, Laura Moskowitz, Barrie M. Osborne
Musicians: Joe Renzetti
Editors: Roy E. Peterson, Edward Warschilka

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