Lionsgate Unloading Some Horror On Blu-rayGoon
Today Lionsgate has announced some big releases for those of you who have been waiting for some more horror on Blu-ray. The titles involved will all be released on October 5th just in time for Halloween. Blair Witch Project, Open Water, Open Water 2: Adrift, 2001 Maniacs, High Tension and Hard Candy will all be up for release.
Blair Witch Project will feature four never-before-seen alternate endings, and will be featured for the first time in 1080P High Definition Widescreen, along with additional bonus materials that include an audio commentary, a featurette and extra footage.
The Open Water Blu-ray Discs bonus features include a director and producer commentary, actor commentary, deleted scenes and a couple of featurettes. Open Water 2: Adrift will only include a "making of" featurette. Special features for 2001 Maniacs include two separate audio commentaries, the "Inside the Asylum" making-of featurette, deleted/extended scenes, outtakes and an alternate opening with John Landis.
Special features on High Tension disc include the original unrated French Language Director's Cut, an English dubbed version of the film, audio commentary with the director and screenwriter, plus select scene commentary with the director and star of the film. The disc also contains three featurettes - "Haute Horror - The Making of High Tension," "Building Tension," and "Gianetto De Rossi: The Truth, the Madness and the Magic."
Hard Candy's special features include two separate audio commentaries with the filmmakers and the actors, deleted and extended scenes, a making-of documentary and the "Controversial Confection" mini-featurette.