In just a few short weeks, Blue Underground will be releasing a pretty amazing 3-disc 4K Blu-ray of the classic splatter flick MANIAC. Featuring some of Tom Savini’s best and most disturbing work – not to mention an incredible performance by Joe Spinell – the film is without a doubt, a classic of modern slasher mastery.
Check out all the cool stuff coming on this release – which hits on Dec. 11th.
Disc 1 (Blu-ray) Feature Film + Extras:
- Audio Commentary #1 with Producer/Director William Lustig and Producer Andrew W. Garroni
- Audio Commentary #2 with Producer/Director William Lustig, Special Make-Up Effects Artist Tom Savini, Editor Lorenzo Marinelli, and Joe Spinell’s Assistant Luke Walter
- Theatrical Trailers
- TV Spots
- Radio Spots
Disc 2 (Blu-ray) Extras:
- NEW! MANIAC Outtakes
- NEW! Returning to the Scene of the Crime with William Lustig
- Anna and the Killer — Interview with Star Caroline Munro
- The Death Dealer — Interview with Special Make-Up Effects Artist Tom Savini
- Dark Notes — Interview with Composer Jay Chattaway
- Maniac Men — Interview with Songwriters Michael Sembello and Dennis Matkosky
- The Joe Spinell Story
- Mr. Robbie: Maniac 2 Promo Reel
- MANIAC Publicity
- MANIAC Controversy
BONUS: MANIAC Original Motion Picture Soundtrack CD by Jay Chattaway
BONUS: Collectible Booklet with new essay by Michael Gingold
This one is a must have for any true fan of 80’s gore – and to have it in all of its 4K glory. Superb!
As part of the PR for the release – director William Lustig made available this pretty kick ass clip of Tom doing what he does best to Bloody Disgusting – thought you might like a look.