The lucky folk in Italy are set to have the opportunity to purchase one of the most gorgeous looking Blu-ray’s of all time for George A. Romero’s Dawn of the Dead and it features a 4K ultra HD copy, too. Obviously, the Blu-ray will be region 2, so those across Europe and the UK will also be able to get their hands on a copy. Sorry, readers in America and Australia.
A restored version of Dawn of the Dead recently screened at the Venice Film Festival, with Dario Argento and Nicolas Winding Refn working on producing a 4K Ultra HD collection and here it is. Isn’t it beautiful?
The collection will feature a massive 5 discs that include the European cut Zombi, as well as the theatrical and extended cuts of the film. There will be a multitude of special features and they are as follows:
* European cut in 4K
* European cut on Blu-ray
* European cut on full-screen Blu-ray
* 127-minute theatrical version on Blu-ray
* 133-minute extended version on Blu-ray
* Interview with Tom Savini
* Exclusive interview with Nicolas Winding Refn
* Exclusive interview with Dario Argento
* Exclusive interview with Michele de Angelis and Gianni Vittori
* Press conference at the 73rd International Film Festival of Venice
*Featurette including interviews with Dario Argento, Claudio Simonetti, and Alfredo Cuomo
* TV spot
* 24-page booklet with photos and interviews
*Five art cards
This phenomenal edition of Dawn of the Dead will be released on 21st November. Ready your wallets.
Words: Jessy Williams (@JessyCritical)