Posted Mon Jun 20, 2016 at 12:00 PM PDT by Tom Landy
Bonus features have been revealed for the 1978 horror flick getting a collector's edition Blu-ray in August.
As previously reported, Scream Factory will be releasing 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers: Collector's Edition' on Blu-ray on August 2.
Under cover of darkness, while an unsuspecting city sleeps, an alien life form begins to sow the seeds of unspeakable terror. Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Leonard Nimoy, Veronica Cartwright and Jeff Goldblum star in this shocking, "first-rate suspense thriller" (Newsday).
One by one, the residents of San Francisco are becoming drone-like shadows of their former selves. As the phenomenon spreads, two Department of Health workers, Matthew (Sutherland) and Elizabeth (Adams), uncover the horrifying truth: Mysterious pods are cloning humans — and destroying the originals! The unworldly invasion grows stronger with each passing minute, hurling Matthew and Elizabeth into a desperate race to save not only their own lives, but the future of the entire human race.
Specs have yet to be revealed, but the release will include a new 2K scan of the interpositive and supplements include: NEW Star-Crossed in The Invasion - an interview with actress Brooke Adams; NEW Leading the Invasion - an interview with actor Art Hindle; NEW Re-Creating The Invasion - an interview with writer W.D. Richter; NEW Scoring the Invasion an interview with composer Denny Zeitlin; NEW Audio Commentary with author/film historian Steve Haberman; Audio Commentary by director Philip Kaufman; Re-Visitors From Outer Space, or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Pod - including interviews with director Philip Kaufman, screenwriter W.D. Richter, director of photography Michael Chapman and actors Donald Sutherland and Veronica Cartwright; Practical Magic: The Special Effects Pod; The Man Behind The Scream: The Sound Effects Pod – an interview with Ben Burtt and sound editor Bonnie Koehler; The Invasion Will Be Televised: The Cinematography Pod; Theatrical Trailer, TV & Radio Spots; Photo Gallery; and an episode of SCIENCE FICTION THEATRE, Time is Just A Place, based on Jack Finney's short story. Directed by Jack Arnold.
You can find the latest specs for 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers: Collector's Edition' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under August 2.
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