Coming Soon to Blu-ray: Olive Films & Vinegar Syndrome Titles

Posted Mon Aug 21, 2017 at 10:30 PM PDT by
trip teacher

Films from Ang Lee, Orson Welles, and more are coming to Blu-ray.

New info has been revealed for several upcoming Blu-ray releases from Olive Films and Vinegar Syndrome.

Here's a full rundown of recently revealed details and title announcements: 

First up, Olive Films has unveiled its upcoming slate of Blu-rays set for an August 29 release. The lineup includes:

Larry Cohen's Hell Up in Harlem starring Fred Williamson, Julius Harris, and Gloria Hendry. Supplements will include:

- NEW audio commentary with director Larry Cohen, moderated by Steve Mitchell, director of the upcoming documentary King Cohen: The Wild World of Filmmaker Larry Cohen.

Ang Lee's The Wedding Banquet starring Winston Chao, May Chin, and Ya-Lei Kuei. Supplements will include:

- "A Forbidden Passion" Featurette
- Original theatrical trailer

Orson Welles' The Stanger starring Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson, and Loretta Young. Supplements will include:

- Audio Commentary by Nora Fiore
- "The Stranger: Murderers Among Us" – essay by Dr. Jennifer Lynde Barker

Ricou Browning and Jack Cowden's Flipper: Season One and Flipper: Season Two starring Brian Kelly, Luke Halpin, and Tommy Norden. No supplements are currently listed for either season.

 

 

 

 

 

As previously reported, Vinegar Syndrome is prepping three films for a September 26 release, and now supplements have been revealed for each disc. The lineup will include:

Earl Barton's Trip with the Teacher starring Zalman King, Brenda Fogarty, Cathy Worthington, Dina Ousley, Robert Gribbin, and Jill Voight.  The disc will feature a new 2K restoration from the 16mm original camera negative, and supplements will include:

- Audio Commentary track with: Earl Barton (director), Cathy Worthington (actress) and Dina Ousley (actress)
- "Taking the Trip" – video interview with actress Brenda Fogarty
- Original theatrical trailer
- Multiple TV spots
- Still gallery
- Reversible cover artwork

Gorman Bechard's Psychos in Love starring Carmine Capobianco, Patti Chambers, and Carla Bragoli. The disc will feature a new 2K restoration from the 16mm original camera negative, and supplements will include:

- Audio Commentary track with: Gorman Bechard (writer/producer/director) and Carmine Capobianco (writer/actor/music)
- Audio Commentary track with: Gorman Bechard
- "Directing the Psychos" – Interview with Gorman Bechard
- "Playing a Psycho" – Interview with Carmine Capobianco
- "Discussing Psychos" – With Gorman Bechard & Carmine Capobianco
- "Making Psychos" – Making-of featurette
- Director's introduction
- Carmine Capobianco Q&A from Cinema Wasteland 2016
- Original trailer
- Behind the scenes photo gallery
- Promotional image gallery
- Rough edit outtakes & extended scenes
- Alternate opening credit sequence
- Highlights from the "Psychos in Love" stageplay
- Four short films directed by Gorman Bechard
- Booklet with essays by Art Ettinger & Matt Desiderio
- Special 'I ? MY VCR' sticker
- Original cover artwork by Derek Gabryszak
- Reversible cover artwork

Stephen C. Apostolof's Orgy of the Dead starring Criswell, Pat Barrington, Lorali Hart, and William Bonner. The disc will feature a new 2K restoration of the film from the 35mm original camera negative, and supplements will include:

- Audio Commentary track with: Rudolph Grey (Ed Wood Biographer) and Frank Henenlotter (Exploitation Filmmaker)
- "Impressions of Nadejda" – Interview with actress Nadejda Dobrev
- "Orgy of the Ted" – Interview with Ted V. Mikels
- Still gallery
- Cover designed by Earl Kessler
- Reversible cover artwork

 

 

 

You can find the latest specs for all of the titles listed above linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule.

Tags: Disc Announcements, Olive Films, Vinegar Syndrome (all tags)