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July 15th – Find something and write that date down right now – July 15th.

That’s the date that CRITERION will be releasing David Cronenberg’s classic SCANNERS to Blu-ray and DVD. As is always the case with a CRITERION release, the special features are what make the difference.

Here’s what you can expect:

1.New, restored 2K digital film transfer, supervised by director David Cronenberg, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray

2.The “Scanners” Way, a new documentary on the film’s special effects

3. New interview with actor Michael Ironside

4. The Ephemerol Diaries, a 2012 interview with actor and artist Stephen Lack

5.Excerpt from a 1981 interview with Cronenberg on the CBC’s The Bob McLean Show
Stereo (1969), Cronenberg’s first feature film

PLUS: A booklet featuring an essay by critic Kim Newman

That’s a lot new stuff!

Some new artwork too! Check this out!


Interested? Yeah, I thought so. You’re going to want to CLICK HERE And pre-order this bad boy while you can.

About Dave Dreher

A life long fan of horror I have had the privilege of working with horror legend Tom Savini for the last 15 years. I have also done web work for Dick Smith and Vincent Guastini. The last 5 years or so I have been the lead writer and reviewer for HOUSE OF HORRORS and am now proud to be lead reporter here at HNN..
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