Scream Factory has announced the special John Carpenter Village of the Damned Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release date for April 12, 2016. Village of the Damned (1995) is a remake of the original Village of the Damned (1960) directed by Wolf Rilla. Enjoy the cover art below along with the official announcement. Christopher Reeve, Kirstie Alley, and Linda Kozlowski star in Village of the Damned.
From Scream Factory: "We have another classic Carpenter film to add to our already robust collection of the master’s work: 1995’s VILLAGE OF THE DAMNED will be coming to Blu-ray in the U.S. & North America for the first time on April 12th! The film stars Christopher Reeve (Superman), Kirstie Alley (Cheers), Mark Hamill (Star Wars), Linda Kozlowski (Crocodile Dundee), Michael Pare (Eddie and the Cruisers) and Meredith Salenger (Dream a Little Dream).
Extras are still in progress and will be announced in full at a later date but…we can confirm some now that should please many: New interviews with John Carpenter and his wife Producer Sandy King Carpenter and a brand-new segment of "Horror’s Hallowed Grounds" (with its host Sean Clark) are already shot and completed!
With this official street date announce also comes the reveal of our newly-designed key art which was illustrated by one of our veteran creative forces Nathan Thomas Milliner (Day of the Dead, Dolls, The Burning, Halloween III). If you order directly through athttps://www.shoutfactory.com/film/film-horror/village-of-the-damned-collector-s-editionyou’ll also receive this on a FREE limited-edition 18" x 24" poster with purchase (and while supplies last).
Purists take note: The original theatrical key art will be on the reverse wrap as always on all (well, most) of our Collector Edition releases."
Village of the Damned (1995)
Synopsis: A small town's women give birth to unfriendly alien children posing as humans.
Directors: John Carpenter
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi
MPAA Rating: R
Writers: John Wyndham, Stirling Silliphant, Wolf Rilla, Ronald Kinnoch, David Himmelstein, Steven Siebert, Larry Sulkis
Producers: Andre Blay, David Chackler, Sean Daniel, Shep Gordon, James Jacks, Sandy King, Michael Preger, Ted Vernon
Musicians: John Carpenter, Dave Davies
Editors: Edward A. Warschilka
Source: official Facebook page
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