RETURN OF THE KILLER TOMATOES Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details

RETURN OF THE KILLER TOMATOES Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details

Remember John De Bello‘s Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988), the Blu-ray / DVD releases this June 28, 2016, in the US and June 27, 2016, in the UK. This release features new audio commentary from the director and new interview from star Anthony Starke. Anthony Starke, George Clooney, Karen M. Waldron, and John Astin star in Return of the Killer Tomatoes!.


Return of the Killer Tomatoes: From Arrow Video: "NEW UK/US TITLE: Return of the Killer Tomatoes (Arrow Video) Blu-ray in the U.S. and Dual Format Blu-ray & DVD in the UK.

UK Release Date: 27 June 2016
US Release Date: 28 June 2016
Region: AB


The killer tomatoes are back! But this time around, they’re going to have to contend with late ‘80s George Clooney and his wicked mullet… Is it a fruit? Is it a vegetable? Nope, it’s Return of the Killer Tomatoes!

Ten years on from the Great Tomato War, mankind lives in fear of another uprising by the waxy red menace. Meanwhile, Professor Gangreen - played with gusto by the great John Astin from TV’s The Addams Family - sets out to pursue his own evil ends by creating a burgeoning army of tomato militia men (who, somewhat conveniently, look just like regular men).

Following on from the 1978 cult classic Attack of the Killer Tomatoes, Return of the Killer Tomatoes came armed with a healthy sense of its own ridiculousness and would expand upon a franchise that now comprises four films, two TV series and a video game. So what are you waiting for? Make Return of the Killer Tomatoes one of your five-a-day now!


  • *UK only!* High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) and Standard Definition DVD presentations *UK only!*
  • Original Stereo audio (uncompressed PCM on the Blu-ray)
  • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Brand new audio commentary with writer-director John De Bello
  • Brand new interview with star Anthony Starke
  • Original Theatrical Trailer
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Matthew Griffin
  • Fully-illustrated collector’s booklet featuring new writing by critic James Oliver

Pre-order your U.K. Dual Format copy here:

North American Blu-ray pre-order link should be live soon!

Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)

Synopsis: Crazy old Professor Gangreen has developed a way to make tomatoes look human for a second invasion.
Cast: John Astin, Teri Weigel, George Clooney, Michael Joseph Pierce, Anthony Starke, John De Bello, Frank Davis, Spike Sorrentino, Dave Adams, Charlie Jones, Thom Owens, Abbie C. Solarez, Michael Greene, Deirdre Andrews, Carol Stoddard, Bruce Taylor, Michael Villani, Ron Trim, John Streano, Karen M. Waldron, Ka'imi Kuoha, Harvey Weber, Bruce Binkowski, Ian Hutton, Barry Ratto, Steve Lundquist, Gordon Howard, Frank Orlett, Mark Wenzel, Patrick Bolanc
Directors: John De Bello
Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi, Comedy
AKA(s): Return of the Killer Tomatoes: The Sequel
Year: 1988
Runtime: 98
Writers: Stephen Andrich, John De Bello, Costa Dillon, J. Stephen Peace
Producers: Lowell D. Blank, J. Stephen Peace
Musicians: Neal Fox, Rick Patterson
Editors: Stephen Andrich, John De Bello

Source: official Facebook page

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