Death Smiles on a Murderer/BluRay

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< Death Smiles on a Murderer


  • Regions A + B
  • Video: Brand new 2K restoration from the original camera negative; High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation
  • Audio: Original Italian and English soundtracks; Uncompressed Mono 1.0 PCM audio
  • Newly translated English subtitles for the Italian soundtrack ; Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing for the English soundtrack
  • Extras: New audio commentary by writer and critic Tim Lucas • D’Amato Smiles on Death, an archival interview in which the director discusses the film • All About Ewa, a newly-filmed, career-spanning interview with the Swedish star • Smiling on the Taboo: Sex, Death and Transgression in the horror films of Joe D’Amato, new video essay by critic Kat Ellinger • Original trailers • Stills and collections gallery • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Gilles Vranckx • FIRST PRESSING ONLY: Collector's booklet featuring new writing on the film by critic Stephen Thrower and film historian Roberto Curti
  • Release date: May 21, 2018
  • Studio: Arrow Video
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  • Label: Le Chat Qui Fume
  • Release date: July 2022
  • Italian audio
  • French subtitles
  • Details tbc


  • June 1, 2022
  • single disc amaray keep case re-release

  • Limited X-Rated Eurocult Collection #66) (Cover D)
  • Label: X-Rated
  • Release date: April 4, 2022

  • Label: X-Rated
  • "small hardbox" re-release, same specs, Single-disc
  • Release date: February 28, 2022

  • Label: X-Rated
  • Release date: November 1, 2021
  • Eurocult Collection #66
  • Three limited mediabooks (DVD+BluRay), limited to 222 copies (A and B covers) and 333 copies (Cover C) respectively
  • Uncut original version 2021 4K restoration remastered
  • Booklet by Martin Beine
  • Extras: German trailer; audio commentary by Pelle Felsch and Oliver Noerding; English trailer; exclusive 40min documentary about Joe D'Amato „Das obzöne Werk – Tabubruch und Transgression bei Joe d´Amato" by Pelle Felsch (Bali-Video); Italian trailer; Gallery
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  • 2021
  • Label: X-Cess
  • German HD premiere
  • 4K remastered and restored
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