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Horror DVD/Blu-Ray Buyer's Guide (September cont.)

After reviewing my Horror DVD/Blu-Ray Buyer's Guide, it turns out I missed a few for the month of September. To make up for that, here's the continued list of September horror releases. Image Entertainment seems to be the leading company in putting horror movies on DVD and Blu-Ray as part of their Midnight Madness Series, even re-releang some that have gone OOP nce their first release. Another company, Scorpion Entertainment, plans to release a "Katarina's Nightmare Theater" collection, with Katarina Leigh Waters as the Elvira-esque host of each movie. Code Red is also releang a very milar line of films called Maria's B-Movie Madness So here's the continuation of my previous list:


House DVD A writer moves his family into an old manon for "atmosphere" for his work, but gets a lot more than he bargained ghosts, zombie soldiers, and gateways to other dimenons. Creepy thriller stars William Katt, Kay Lenz, Richard Moll, George Wendt. 97 min. Widescreen (Enhanced) Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

House II: The Second Story DVD Ascend another flight into terror as a man returns to his ancestral home in search of the hidden treasure buried with his great-grandfather, but finds that Grandpa's ghost isn't letting go! Dimenon-spanning shocker stars Arye Gross, Jonathan Stark, Royal Dano, and John Ratzenberger. 85 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

Creepshow 2 DVD George Romero and Stephen King team once more for a new terrifying trilogy of tales! A wooden Indian out for vengeance, a man-eating slime ring from a lake, a hit-and-run victim that won't stay dead...they're waiting for you! George Kennedy, Dorothy Lamour, Lois Chiles star. 89 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

Children of the Corn Blu-Ray Creepy adaptation of Stephen King's short story follows a young couple (Peter Horton and Linda Hamilton) who happen upon a small Nebraska town inhabited only by children. When they learn that the kids have formed a cult that sacrifices adults to a demonic spirit known as "he who walks behind the rows," Horton and Hamilton find themselves in a desperate fight for their lives. 92 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

Hellraiser Blu-Ray British horror master Clive Barker penned and directed this chilling tale of a man who unwittingly opens a box that contains a doorway to a hellish netherworld. Trapped between life and death, he schemes with his ster-in-law to sacrifice his brother and restore his phycal body. Andrew Robinson, Clare Higgins, Ashley Laurence, and Doug Bradley as "Pinhead" star. 94 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo. 9/13/11

The Exterminator Blu-Ray/DVD Combo Pack The man they pushed too far is coming for you--in high-def! The exploitation revenge clasc THE EXTERMINATOR burns onto Blu-ray in a newly re-mastered uncut veron! Christopher George, Robert Ginty and Samantha Eggar star in The Exterminator, James Glickenhaus' explove story of Vietnam vet John Eastland (Ginty), a man who launches a bloody vendetta against the New York underworld when his best friend is brutally beaten by a vicious street gang. Eastland becomes a vigilante hero to the public, but to police The Exterminator is a psychopath capable of dangerously undermining an entire government administration. Synapse Films is proud to present The Exterminator in its more violent and gory director's cut, lovingly restored in high-definition from original vault materials. Includes DTS-HD MA 2.0 Stereo track & DTS-HD MA 2.0 Mono Track. Bonus Features include Uncensored Veron, Director's Audio Commentary, Theatrical Trailer, TV Spots.

The Basement: Retro 80s Horror Collection Camp Motion Pictures is releang a horror "big box" featuring 5 DVDs and one VHS! The films included are Video Violence 1 & 2, Cannibal Campout, Captives, and the lost Super 8mm making its debut here on DVD and VHS, The Basement. For more information, go to:
The Stuff DVD A strange new dessert is sweeping the country, and when two people uncover "the Stuff's" bizarre secret, they may find themselves on its own menu. Horrific blend of scares and spoofs stars Michael Moriarty, Garrett Morris, Paul Sorvino, and Andrea Marcovicci; Larry Cohen ("It's Alive") directs. 93 min. Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

The Initiation DVD When this sorority has a "Hell Night," they mean it!! A chilling tale of horror and suspense set in a small girls' school, where new pledge Daphne Zuniga is plagued by horrible dreams and gets help from a sleep researcher. Co-stars Vera Miles, Hunter Tylo, Clu Gulager. 97 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

The Vineyard DVD To the world at large, Dr. Elson Po (James Hong) is a top winemaker. But the virtuous vintner is actually a centuries-old fiend who relies on a magic amulet and the blood of young women to stay alive. Chilling tale, co-scripted and co-directed by Hong, also stars Karen Witter, Michael Wong. 95 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

Mountaintop Motel Massacre Interested in a nice vacation...permanently? Come to the backwoods bungalows of Evelyn, a graduate of the Norman Bates School of Motel Management who'll make sure this is your last resort! She always slays with a smile. Stars Bill Thurman, Anna Chappell. 95 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

The Devil Within Her DVD

Hollywood legend JOAN COLLINS teams up with cult stars DONALD PLEASENCE and CAROLINE MUNRO in this terrifying tale of a demonic baby! Lucy (Collins, DYNASTY, LAND OF THE PHAROAHS) is a former dancer, having moved up in the world via marriage to the wealthy Gino Carle (Ralph Bates, HORROR OF FRANKENSTEIN), and now comfortably settled down. Lucy is expecting and when the time comes, she goes to the hospital to give birth to the baby. The new-born infant is no ordinary baby, either, as it slashes Lucy upon leaving the womb.

Final Exam DVD At Lanier College, the semester is almost over. Exam week is coming to a close when some upper classmen play a prank by staging a phony terrorist attack. But the next excitement in the school won't be a prank. It's something a lot more fitnal than an exam. Students are falling prey to the knife-wielding maniac hell bent on making sure that school is out... forever! Now watch the slasher clasc in an all new HiDef master from the original camera negatives! FINAL EXAM is back, with a vengeance!

Haunted DVD In Arizona during the Civil War, a woman is accused of witchcraft, tied to a horse and left to die in the desert. One hundred years later, the descendants of the woman's accusers start being killed off, and the townspeople suspect the woman has come back as an evil spirit.9/27/11

C.H.U.D. DVD There's something coming out of the city sewers, and it ain't martial arts turtles! They're Cannibalistic Humanoid Underground Dwellers-street people turned into icky monstroties by some toxic wastes. John Heard, Daniel Stern, Kim Greist star; look for John Goodman as a cop. 96 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.

Scream/The Barn of the Naked Dead In Scream, a group of friends on a rafting trip down a river stop in at an old ghost town to spend the night. Soon their rafts disappear, and then they begin to be eliminated one by one by a mysterious killer. In The Barn of the Naked Dead, Andre has some problems. You see, he keeps young women prisoner in his barn and teaches them to do circus tricks, while his mutated dad is locked up in his shed. However, three young showgirls on their way to Las Vegas may give Andre his just desserts.

Mardi Gras Massacre DVD Police try to capture someone who is committing ritual murders of women during Mardi Gras in New Orleans." class="photoborder" />

Please let me know if I'm forgetting any more, because this continuation is a whopper.

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