'Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein' Announced and Detailed for Blu-ray

Posted Tue Jun 5, 2012 at 08:00 AM PDT by

The classic comic duo returns to Blu-ray this September!

In an early announcement to retailers, Universal Studios is working on 'Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein' for a Blu-ray release on September 4.

In the 1948 comedy/horror directed by Charles Barton, Bud Abbott Lou Costello star as two hapless freight handlers who find themselves encountering Dracula (Bela Lugosi), the Frankenstein Monster (Glenn Strange) and the Wolf Man (Lon Chaney Jr.).

The Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy combo pack will feature1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 soundtrack, and supplements include: Commentary with film historian Gregory W. Mank, Abbott and Costello Meet the Monsters, and production photographs.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $26.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under September 4.

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Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Blu-ray)
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