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Phantasm II Blu-ray

Posted January 25, 2013 05:57 PM by Webmaster

Shout FactoryScream Factory, the horror-thriller offshoot of independent film distributor Shout Factory, has detailed its upcoming Blu-ray release of director Don Coscarelli's Phantasm II (1988), starring James LeGros, Reggie Bannister and Angus Scrimm. The release will be available for purchase on March 26th.

Special Features:
  • Audio Commentary with director/writer Don Coscarelli and actors Angus Scrimm and Reggie Banister
  • "The Ball is Back!" Documentary featuring new interviews with writer/director Don Coscarelli, actors Reggie Banister, Angus Scrimm, Paula Irvine, Samantha Phillips and more!
  • Vintage Behind the Scenes footage: Makeup Effects
  • Vintage Behind the Scenes footage: On the Set
  • "The Gory Days with Greg Nicotero" Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes from archival film elements from Don Coscarelli's archive
  • Additional Scenes alternate takes and deleted gore footage from the workprint
  • Original TV Spots
  • Trailers for Phantasm , Phantasm II & Phantasm III
  • Still Galleries (Behind the Scenes, Makeup Effects, Hollywood Premiere)
  • Rare short film starring Rory Guy (aka Angus Scrimm) as Abraham Lincoln



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

News comments (27 comments)



Havenbull
  Jan 25, 2013
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...and where is Phantasm I

rafaelsalguero
  Jan 25, 2013
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...and where is Phantasm 1???

CandyStalker
  Jan 25, 2013
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...and where is "Phantasm"?

jawsfan1975
  Jan 25, 2013
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This was eaily the best of all the Phantasm films. I'm not much of a horror fan but I may get this.

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4000dvds2many
  Jan 25, 2013
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Is this generally considered the best of them? I'm just curious, cuz I liked the first one alright but I thought this one was retarded and turned it off. If this is the best, I suppose I shouldn't bother with III...

Frightener22
  Jan 25, 2013
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Another terrific collector's edition from the Scream Factory line. Obviously, a day one for me!

crujonesbmxchamp
  Jan 25, 2013
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If anyone has directv it is coming on HBO zone ch. 509 in hd on thur. jan. 31st at 1am westcoast time if you want to save $20 and not wait till end of march to see it.

dj_intrepid
  Jan 25, 2013
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Disappointed it's not an announcement for Phantasm V: The Reckoning.

*PREACHER*
  Jan 25, 2013
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WOO HOO...keep 'em coming Scream factory...keep 'em comin'................:)

BouCoupDinkyDau
  Jan 25, 2013
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I'll pick this up eventually, but right now I've got a couple other horror titles I want first.

Devion27
  Jan 25, 2013
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Hell Yeah Can't Fucking Wait!!!!

Joshinator1989
  Jan 25, 2013
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Wish they included the full Workprint.

thompsonjohn
  Jan 26, 2013
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Regarding the original "Phantasm" the very latest DVD release came from Anchor Bay, so it's possible they still have it or it may have reverted to some other company and it's anybody's guess. This, "Phantasm II" has always been with Universal and was only in recent times given a bare-bones release so, really thank God, Shout! decided to go with this "Scream Factory" division.

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wvl
  Jan 26, 2013
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Where is one?

Boothill Gunslinger
  Jan 26, 2013
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No Phantasm 1? No buy Phantasm 2.

Have a nice day.

ChadFL
  Jan 26, 2013
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Ok, I'm happy to see Phantasm II, but like everyone else is saying... where the heck is the original? I've seen a ridiculous number of horror films in my life and the original Phantasm is one of the best.
Darthchronik77
  Jan 26, 2013
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Funny how everyone complains about no Phantasm 1. It's not like Scream Factory did not try and option it. Anchor Bay/Starz still holds the rights to every Phantasm film in north America except for Phantasm II.

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Shawn Watson
  Jan 26, 2013
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I thought MGM had Phantasm in the US.

4Dblu
  Jan 26, 2013  

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davidthenikonuser
  Jan 27, 2013
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LOL! How many times do we have to go over this? Phantasm 1 is owned by another company as is 3 and 4.

Anyway, can't wait to get Phantasm 2 on blu and my parts 1,3 and 4 on DVD will have to do till someone releases those on blu.
Nailwraps
  Jan 27, 2013
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Regarding on the rights:

-Phantasm I, III, and IV are owned by Anchor Bay
-Phantasm II is owned by Universal
-However, Don Coscarelli/Starway International has all rights to the films (regarding II, he/they probably just has international rights since US rights are with Universal)
-MGM still owns Phantasm somewhat (probably TV rights because it's an Avco title and MGM holds the library to that. Another example is Time Bandits because even though Image/HandMade Films owns it, MGM still has the TV rights because again, it's an Avco title).
Nailwraps
  Jan 27, 2013
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As for Phantasm on Blu-ray, I have a feeling it's only a matter of time til Anchor Bay releases it this year.
zombie77
  Jan 27, 2013
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Can't wait day one for me.

Calibraexis
  Jan 28, 2013
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Thank you Nailwraps! Fans of Phantasm will know these details, and not bother asking a forum where the 1st film is. Ever since Phantasm II was announced on Scream! people have asked about the first film. I swear, do they all have gold spheres in their heads? Anchor Bay keeps a firm grip on the few remaining horror hits they have left to their name, mainly Phantasm, Halloween 1,4 &5, Army of Darkness and Hellraiser 1&2. These will no doubt see yet another re-release in the coming year. Scream! Factory always shows them up.

Boothill Gunslinger
  Jan 28, 2013
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Personally, I'd like to see a Phantasm V with Guillermo Del Toro directing.
jorgito2001
  Jan 29, 2013
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Wow! That Plethora of extras is enticing!


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