'Shock Corridor' and 'The Naked Kiss' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Mon Oct 18, 2010 at 11:00 AM PDT by

A pair of Samuel Fuller classics is planned for Blu-ray release in January.

Criterion has announced 'Shock Corridor' starring Peter Breck and 'The Naked Kiss' starring Constance Towers for Blu-ray on January 18.

'Shock Corridor' will feature 1080p video, an uncompressed monaural soundtrack, and supplements include: New video interview with star Constance Towers by film historian and filmmaker Charles Dennis; The Typewriter, the Rifle and the Movie Camera, Adam Simon's 1996 documentary on director Samuel Fuller; Original theatrical trailer; and Illustrations by cartoonist Daniel Clowes (Eightball, Ghost World) and a booklet featuring an essay by critic and poet Robert Polito and excerpts from Fuller's autobiography, A Third Face: My Tale of Writing, Fighting, and Filmmaking.

'The Naked Kiss' will feature 1080p video, an uncompressed monaural soundtrack, and supplements will include: New video interview with star Constance Towers by film historian and filmmaker Charles Dennis; Excerpts from a 1983 episode of the BBC's The South Bank Show dedicated to director Samuel Fuller; Interview with Fuller from a 1967 episode of the French television series Cinéastes de notre temps; Interview with Fuller from a 1987 episode of the French television series; Cinéma cinémas; Original theatrical trailer; Illustrations by cartoonist Daniel Clowes (Eightball, Ghost World) and a booklet featuring an essay by critic and poet Robert Polito and excerpts from Fuller's autobiography, A Third Face: My Tale of Writing, Fighting, and Filmmaking just an openness.

Suggested list price for each Blu-ray is $39.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'Shock Corridor' and 'The Naked Kiss' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they're indexed under January 18.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Shock Corridor (Blu-ray)
The Naked Kiss (Blu-ray)
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