COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED

Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Other Woman (Blu-ray)
$12.99
Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One - Avengers Assembled (Blu-ray)
$119.99
Fargo: Season One (Blu-ray)
$39.99
Okami-San & Her Seven Companions: Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$26.78
Moms' Night Out (Blu-ray)
$16.99
Sons of Anarchy: Season Six (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Ace in the Hole (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Futurama: Volume 8 (Blu-ray)
$12.96
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$29.99
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: The Complete Season 8 (Blu-ray)
$12.96
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Blu-ray)
$19.96
Only Lovers Left Alive (Blu-ray)
$23.59
Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Fault in Our Stars (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Love Streams (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Draft Day (Blu-ray)
$26.99
True Romance (Blu-ray)
$4.75
The Musketeers: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$22.99
Despicable Me 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$20.99


Two More Mario Bava Films Heading to the UK

Posted January 7, 2013 06:17 PM by Webmaster

Arrow VideoArrow Video has revealed that it is planning to release on Blu-ray two more films by Italian director Mario Bava: Black Sabbath (1963), starring Michèle Mercier, Lidia Alfonsi and Boris Karloff, and Baron Blood (1972), starring Joseph Cotten, Elke Sommer and Massimo Girotti. Both are expected to be available for purchase in April.

Black Sabbath

A beautiful woman is terrorized by call from an ex-lover who has escaped from prison for the pleasure of killing her...a family becomes a feeding ground when their father returns home wounded after ridding the countryside of a hideous vampire...a nurse is haunted by reproaches from the Beyond after stealing a ring from the finger of a dead medium!

  • High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) and Standard Definition DVD presentation of two versions of the film; 'I tre volti della paura' – the European version with score by Roberto Nicolosi & 'Black Sabbath' – the re-edited and re-dubbed AIP version with Les Baxter score, on home video for the first time
  • English SDH subtitles for English Audio and a new English subtitle translation of the Italian audio
  • Audio Commentary with Bava biographer and expert Tim Lucas
  • Introduction to the film by author and critic Alan Jones
  • A Life In Film – An Interview with star Mark Damon
  • Three Faces of Black Sabbath – A comparison of the different versions of the film
  • International Trailer
  • US Trailer
  • Italian Trailer
  • TV and Radio Spots
  • Collector's booklet featuring new writing on the film by critic David Cairns and a substantial interview with AIP Producer Samuel Z. Arkoff on his experiences of working with Bava, conducted by Tim Lucas, illustrated with original stills and posters

Baron Blood

After spending several years exploring more contemporary genres, director Mario Bava (Black Sunday) returned with Baron Blood to the Gothic world as a setting for a gruesome thriller. Working with producer Alfredo Leone, Bava crafted a film that is loyal to the bylaws of traditional horror, but is infused with a more modern visual style.

An American professor (Antonio Cantafora) travels to the estate of his ancestor, the sadistic Baron Otto von Kleist, seeking the truth beneath his notorious reputation. When he and his assistant Eva (Elke Sommer) read aloud an ancient incantation, the Baron's spirit is resurrected, leading to a series of violent deaths within the haunted castle.

Special Features:
  • High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) and Standard Definition DVD presentation of three versions of the film: Bava's original version Gli orrori del castello di Norimberga with Italian audio, The European Export Version of Baron Bloodwith English audio, and, on home video for the first time, the re-edited and re-dubbed AIP Version of Baron Blood with alternate score by Les Baxter.
  • Three audio versions: Optional Italian, European English and AIP English re-dub and re-score.
  • English SDH subtitles for both English versions and a new English subtitle translation of the Italian audio.
  • Audio Commentary with Bava biographer and expert Tim Lucas.
  • Introduction to Baron Blood by author and critic Alan Jones.
  • "Delirium Italian-style" – Ruggero Deodato on Mario Bava and the golden age of Italian genre films.
  • "Mario Bava at work" – a photo gallery of Bava behind the scenes on his films.
  • Trailers and Radio Spots.
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Graham Humphreys.
  • Collector's booklet featuring new writing on the film by critic James Oliver, illustrated with original archive stills and posters.



Source: Blu-ray.com | Permalink | United Kingdom [Country settings]

News comments (7 comments)



Top contributor
Jompa
  Jan 07, 2013
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Finally will Black Sabbath be released on Blu-ray. I will buy it. I bet it will look and sound great on Blu-ray. Especially the Wurdalak story.

HuggyBear73
  Jan 07, 2013
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
I'll take Black Sabbath!!

dsman71
  Jan 07, 2013
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Ill take both ! I do want to read reviews comparing Arrows print vs KINOs Blu Ray but Ill get both because they are collectible.
nitin
  Jan 07, 2013
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Black Sabbath!! Please dont stuff up the transfer.
Paul WJM
  Jan 08, 2013
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Both English and Italian audio tracks! Arrow are hitting the ball out of the park with these discs.
Genji Press
  Jan 08, 2013
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
-100 points for the first person to read the "Black Sabbath" entry and go, "Where's Ozzy?"

mdo7
  Jan 09, 2013
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Oh man, this blu-ray edition sound very interesting and lots of special features!!!


Add comment



Please login to post a comment.



 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies


Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
2. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
3. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
4. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
5. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
6. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
7. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
8. Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
9. Toy Story of Terror!
10. Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
11. Y Tu Mamá También
12. The Legend of Hell House
13. Tarzan
14. Inception
15. Hercules

Trending in Theaters
1. Guardians of the Galaxy
2. The Expendables 3
3. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
4. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
5. Transformers: Age of Extinction
6. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
7. Lucy
8. The Giver
9. Edge of Tomorrow
10. Let's Be Cops
11. Snowpiercer
12. Boyhood
13. How to Train Your Dragon 2
14. Into the Storm
15. The Fault in Our Stars
16. 22 Jump Street
17. The Hundred-Foot Journey
18. Magic in the Moonlight
19. A Most Wanted Man
20. Hercules

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
2.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
3.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
4.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
5.  The LEGO Movie
6.  Godzilla 3D
7.  The Fault in Our Stars
8.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
9.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
10.  Divergent
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
2.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
3.  Godzilla 3D
4.  The Fault in Our Stars
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
6.  Breaking Bad: The Complete Series
7.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
8.  Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods
9.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
10.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
$29.99, Save 63%
2.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
$24.96, Save 46%
3.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
$19.96, Save 45%
4.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  The LEGO Movie
$17.96, Save 50%
6.  The Fault in Our Stars
$24.99, Save 50%
7.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
$29.99, Save 57%
8.  Divergent
$19.96, Save 50%
9.  Frozen
$24.96, Save 45%
10.  Futurama: Volume 8
$12.96, Save 68%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Other Woman

 United States


$39.99 $12.99





Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One - Avengers Assembled

 United States


$219.00 $119.99





Fargo: Season One

 United States


$49.99 $39.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices