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Available BluRay disc editions of Torso. Click here for DVD.


  • Region A
  • Release date: October 30, 2018
  • Studio: Arrow Video
  • Brand new 2K restoration of the film from the original camera negative by Arrow Films • High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentations of both versions of the film: the 94-minute Italian and 90-minute English cuts
  • Audio: original lossless Italian and English mono
  • English subtitles for the Italian soundtrack • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing for the English soundtrack
  • SPECIAL EDITION CONTENTS: New audio commentary by Kat Ellinger, author of All the Colours of Sergio Martino • New video interview with co-writer/director Sergio Martino • New video interview with actor Luc Merenda • New video interview with co-writer Ernesto Gastaldi • New video interview with filmmaker Federica Martino, daughter of Sergio Martino • New video interview with Mikel J. Koven, author of La Dolce Morte: Vernacular Cinema and the Italian Giallo Film • 2017 Abertoir International Horror Festival Q&A with Sergio Martino • Italian and English theatrical trailers • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Adam Rabalais
  • FIRST PRESSING ONLY: Illustrated collector’s booklet featuring new writing on the film by Adrian Smith and Howard Hughes • The English audio track on the original, longer cut has some portions of English audio missing. English audio for these sections was either never recorded or has been lost. As such, these sequences are presented with Italian audio, subtitled in English.
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  • Region free
  • Studio: Blue Underground
  • Release date: September 2011
  • Audio: English, Italian
  • Subtitles: English SDH, French, Spanish, English for Italian Version
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1 widescreen 1080p
  • Extras: Murders in Perugia - Interview with Co-Writer/Director Sergio Martino; U.S. Opening Credits; U.S. Trailer; International Trailer; TV Spots; Radio Spot; Poster & Still Gallery; Eli Roth Intro
  • "this Euro Horror chiller was originally released in America with much of its controversial violence removed by censors. Now freshly transferred in thrilling High Definition from the original negative, TORSO is presented in both its Uncensored English Version (90min) and Full-Length Italian Director's Cut (93min) for the first time ever!"




  • Label: X-Rated
  • Release date: Feburary 1, 2017
  • Extras: TENEBRARUM-Booklet by Martin Beine „Sergio Martino und der Giallo“
  • These are mediabooks with cover B and C, limited to 250 and 150 copies

  • From X-Rated on DVD/BluRay combo
  • Release date: July 30, 2015
  • Limited to 399 copies
  • Nr. 0 in der Reihe "Eurocult Collection"
  • Audio: German, Italian
  • Extras: TENEBRARUM-Booklet by Martin Beine; Bonusfilm
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