Arrow to Release Uncut Nekromantik and The Visitor on Blu-ray
Posted May 29, 2014 04:46 PM by Webmaster
British distributors Arrow Video have confirmed that they will release on Blu-ray Jörg Buttgereit's cult film Nekromantik (1988), starring Bernd Daktari Lorenz, Beatrice Manowski, and Harald Lundt, and Giulio Paradisi's The Visitor (1979), starring John Huston, Mel Ferrer, Glenn Ford, Lance Henriksen, and Joanne Nail. The two releases are expected to arrive on the UK market later this year.
Robert Schmadtke works at a streetcleaning agency. He has a strange kind of hobby; he collects body parts and conserves them on alcohol. His girlfriend adores him, mainly because of his job, and his sexually attraction to corpses. One day Robert brings home a complete corpse. Betty gets really exited... until Robert looses his job. Without Robs job, whos gonna get new corpses...?
An intergalactic warrior joins a cosmic Christ figure in battle against a demonic eight-year-old and her pet hawk while the fate of the universe hangs in the balance.
Note: In the U.S., independent distributors Cult Epics are also planning to release Nekromantik on Blu-ray. See our announcement here. The Visitor is already out on Blu-ray, courtesy of Drafthouse Films/Cinedigm. See our review of this release here.
The visitors: From Ovidio G. Assonitis, the Italian Producer who fired James Cameron from the set of "Piraña Paura" (Piranha II: The Spawning) because according to him he was unable to film underwater.