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Day of the Dead Blu-ray

United States
Collector's Edition Shout Factory | 1985 | 101 min | Unrated | Sep 17, 2013

Day of the Dead (Blu-ray)
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Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (30.00 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio Mono (48kHz, 24-bit)

Subtitles
English

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Packaging
Slipcover in original pressing

Playback
Region A (locked)

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Video 3.3 of 53.3
Audio 3.5 of 53.5
Extras 4.2 of 54.2
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Day of the Dead

 (1985)

Day of the Dead Blu-ray offers solid video and audio in this enjoyable Blu-ray release

A small group of scientists and soldiers have taken refuge in an underground missile silo where they struggle to control the flesh-eating horror that walks the earth above. But will the final battle for the future of the human race be fought among the living or have they forever unleashed the hunger of the dead?

For more about Day of the Dead and the Day of the Dead Blu-ray release, see Day of the Dead Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.5 out of 5.

Director: George A. Romero
Writer: George A. Romero
Starring: Lori Cardille, Terry Alexander, Joseph Pilato, Jarlath Conroy, Anthony Dileo Jr., Sherman Howard

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Day of the Dead Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

Day of the Dead is presented on Blu-ray courtesy of Scream Factory (an imprint of Shout! Factory) with an AVC encoded 1080p transfer in 1.78:1. Fans of the film will know that Starz/Anchor Bay released a generally nice accounting of the film on Blu-ray several years ago. This Shout! release is being touted as coming from an "all new film transfer", and there are some subtle but noticeable differences between this and the Anchor Bay release. The aspect ratio here is obviously slightly different, and a minimal amount of information has been lost, which nevertheless may bother some videophiles. The palette here looks quite a bit warmer to me than on the Anchor Bay release, with flesh tones especially ruddy in comparison to the previous release. Fine detail may be marginally improved here, but it's an incremental improvement and one which doesn't appreciably improve the sharpness or clarity of the film (if I were able to, I'd probably give this a 3.75 rating to indicate a bump up from the Anchor Bay release). The opening several minutes of the film, which include the credits, is one long optical and looks quite soft in comparison to even the rest of the film, as do the other opticals (as should be expected). The rather amazing makeup and other special effects look marvelously gruesome in this offering. One thing that frankly surprised me here was the relative lack of grain, especially in the many darker scenes, something that seems to be at odds with the rather aggressively pushed contrast on display here. Make no mistake—there is definitely fine grain here, rolling quite naturally through the image, but it's very fine and tends not to spike at all in the many shrouded sequences scattered throughout the film.


Day of the Dead Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

Unlike the Starz/Anchor Bay release, this new Blu-ray sports only the film's original mono mix, presented via DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0. While shallow, and struggling a bit with prioritization when things get sonically busy and especially when the John Harrison score comes into play, overall things are very clear and well balanced here. Dialogue and some of the frankly goofy sound effects sound clear and precise, and the track has none of the (slight) editing that plagued the faux surround mix on the Anchor Bay outing. Fidelity is excellent, and of course dynamic range is very wide courtesy of all the grunting, groaning, and tons of gunfire.


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This Week on Blu-ray: September 17-24 - September 15, 2013

For the week of September 17th, horror-movie fans get a boost with the dueling releases of Paramount's World War Z and Scream Factory's Day of the Dead, as well as the flawed-but-fascinating first season of Bates Motel. Other titles include HBO's Behind the Candelabra, ...

George A. Romero's Day of the Dead Detailed - July 4, 2013

Scream Factory, the horror-thriller offshoot of independent film distributor Shout Factory, has detailed its upcoming Collector's Edition Blu-ray release of George A. Romero's Day of the Dead (1985), starring Lori Cardille, Terry Alexander, Richard Liberty, and ...

Day of the Dead Collector's Edition Blu-ray - May 7, 2013

Scream Factory, the horror-thriller offshoot of independent film distributor Shout Factory, has revealed the cover art for their upcoming Collector's Edition Blu-ray release of George A. Romero's Day of the Dead (1985), starring Lori Cardille, Terry Alexander, ...

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