Night of the Living Dead/BluRay

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< Night of the Living Dead

USA

  • Studio: Criterion
  • 4K UltraHD BluRay and 2 BluRay combo
  • Release date: October 4, 2022
  • 4K digital restoration, supervised by director George A. Romero, coscreenwriter John A. Russo, sound engineer Gary R. Streiner, and producer Russell W. Streiner, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack
  • Includes "Night of Anubis," a work-print edit of the film
  • Extras: Two audio commentaries from 1994 featuring Romero, Russo, producer Karl Hardman, actor Judith O’Dea, and others; Program featuring filmmakers Frank Darabont, Guillermo del Toro, and Robert Rodriguez; Sixteen-millimeter dailies reel; Program featuring Russo on the commercial and industrial-film production company where key Night of the Living Dead participants got their starts; Archival interviews with Romero and actors Duane Jones and Judith Ridley; Programs about the film’s style and score; Interview program about the direction of the film’s ghouls, featuring members of the cast and crew; Interviews with Gary Streiner and Russell Streiner; Newsreels from 1967; Trailer, radio spots, and TV spots
  • PLUS: An essay by critic Stuart Klawans
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
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  • Region A
  • Studio: Criterion
  • Special Features: New 4K digital restoration, supervised by director George A. Romero, coscreenwriter John A. Russo, sound engineer Gary R. Streiner, and producer Russell W. Streiner • New restoration of the monaural soundtrack, supervised by Romero and Gary R. Streiner, and presented uncompressed on the Blu-ray • Night of Anubis, a never-before-presented work-print edit of the film • New program featuring filmmakers Frank Darabont, Guillermo del Toro, and Robert Rodriguez • Never-before-seen 16 mm dailies reel • New piece featuring Russo about the commercial and industrial-film production company where key Night of the Living Dead filmmakers got their start • Two audio commentaries from 1994, featuring Romero, Russo, producer Karl Hardman, actor Judith O’Dea, and more • Archival interviews with Romero and actors Duane Jones and Judith Ridley • New programs about the editing, the score, and directing ghouls • New interviews with Gary R. Streiner and Russel W. Streiner • Trailer, radio spots, and TV spots • More! • PLUS: An essay by critic Stuart Klawans
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Germany

  • Label: Studiocanal / Plaion Pictures
  • Release date: November 24, 2022
  • 4K UltraHD BluRay and BluRay
  • German and English audio
  • German subtitles
  • Details tbc
  • Extras: Dokumentation „Raising the Dead“; Alternative Schnittfassung „Night of Anubis“ mit Einführung von Produzent Russell Streiner; „Dead Relics“ Dailies Reel mit Einführung von Sound Designer Gary Streiner; Feauturettes: „Light in the Darkness: The Impact of Night of the Living Dead“, „Walking Like The Dead“, „Tones of Terror“, „Venus Probe“; Video-Essay „Limitations Into Virtues“ von Tony Zhou und Taylor Ramos; Interview „Learning from Scratch“ mit Co-Autor John A. Russo; Neuer deutscher Trailer;
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