Scream Factory announced the special features included on their upcoming Blu-ray release of Howling II: ... Your Sister Is a Werewolf (1985). Howling II will release on July 14, 2015. Interesting bonus features include audio commentary with director Philippe Mora, interview with the Queen of Werewolves Sybil Danning, Alternate Opening and Alternate Ending. Starring in the classic werewolf film Howling II are Christopher Lee, Annie McEnroe and Reb Brown.
From the Press Release:
After countless millennia of watching, waiting, and stalking, the unholy creatures known as werewolves are poised to inherit the earth. Legendary horror icon Christopher Lee (The Lord of the Rings, Count Dracula) faces off against sexy cult favorite Sybil Danning (Battle Beyond the Stars, Chained Heat, Grindhouse) in this terrifying descent into a world of nightmares that turns out to be all too real!
Fans of the popular HOWLING movies rejoice as the long-awaited Blu-ray edition of HOWLING II hits home entertainment shelves everywhere on July 14, 2015 from SCREAM FACTORY(TM). This high-anticipated release contains extensive bonus content, including all-new interviews with actor Reb Brown, actress Sybil Danning, and special make-up effects artists Steve Johnson and Scott Wheeler; audio commentary; behind-the-scenes footage; and much more! A must-have for movie collectors and horror enthusiasts, the HOWLING II Blu-ray is priced to own at $24.97 SRP.
After newscaster Karen White’s shocking on-screen transformation and violent death (in the original THE HOWLING), her brother, Ben (Reb Brown; Yor, the Hunter of the Future), is approached by Stefan Crosscoe (Lee), a mysterious man who claims that Karen has, in fact, become a werewolf. But this is the least of their worries… to save mankind, Stefan and Ben must travel to Transylvania to battle and destroy Stirba (Danning), the immortal queen of all werewolves, before she is restored to her full powers!
Also starring Annie McEnroe (The Hand) and Marsha A. Hunt (Dracula A.D. 1972), directed by Philippe Mora (The Marsupials: The Howling III, Communion, The Beast Within), and driven by a pulsing punk-y soundtrack, this film is a no-holds-barred horror-fest that’ll rip your heart out… and you’ll like it.
Audio Commentary with Director Philippe Mora
Audio Commentary with Composer Steve Parsons and Editor Charles Bornstein.
Leading Man - An Interview with Actor Reb Brown
Queen of the Werewolves - An Interview with Actress Sybil Danning
A Monkey Phase - Interviews with Special Make-Up Effects Artists Steve Johnson and Scott Wheeler
Behind-the-Scenes Footage (in HD - from Philippe Mora’s archive)
Alternate Opening and Alternate Ending (in HD - from Philippe Mora’s archive)
Directed by Philippe Mora
Official Synopsis: After countless millennia of watching, waiting and stalking, the unholy creatures known as werewolves are poised to inherit the earth. After newswoman Karen White's shocking on-screen transformation and violent death, her brother Ben is approached by Stefan Crosscoe, a mysterious gentleman who claims that Karen has actually become a werewolf. But this is the least of their worries... To save mankind, Stefan and Ben must travel to Transylvania to battle and destroy Stirba, the immortal queen of all werewolves, before she is restored to her full powers!
Cast: Christopher Lee, Sybil Danning, Annie McEnroe, Judd Omen, Ferdy Mayne, Reb Brown, Ivo Niederle, Jill Sinclair, Valérie Kaplanová, Ed Kleynen,…
Genres: Horror, Thriller