Directed By: Lucio Fulci
Starring: Christopher George, Catriona MacColl, Carlo De Mejo, Giovanni Lombardo Radice
Release Date: May 25, 2010
Studio: Blue Underground
“WOE BE UNTO HIM WHO OPENS ONE OF THE SEVEN GATEWAYS TO HELL, BECAUSE THROUGH THAT GATEWAY, EVIL WILL INVADE THE WORLD.”
The Seven Gates Of Hell have been torn open, and in three days the dead shall rise and walk the earth. As a reporter (Christopher George of PIECES) and a psychic (Catriona MacColl of THE BEYOND) race to close the portals of the damned, they encounter a seething nightmare of unspeakable evil. The city is alive – with the horrors of the living dead!
Directed and co-written by the legendary Lucio Fulci (ZOMBIE, THE BEYOND), CITY OF THE LIVIND DEAD features some of the maestro’s most shocking and controversial sequences of all time. Blue Underground proudly presents the definitive version of Fulci’s hallucinogenic masterpiece of horror: freshly transferred in brain-ripping High Definition from its original uncensored negative and loaded with exclusive new Extras!
· The Making of CITY OF THE LIVING DEAD – Interviews with Star Catriona MacColl, Co-Star Michele Soavi, Production Designer Massimo Antonello Geleng, Assistant Makeup Effects Artist Rosario Prestopino, Special Effects Artist Gino De Rossi, Cinematographer Sergio Salvati, and Camera Operator Roberto Forges Davanzati
· Acting Among the Living Dead – Interview with Star Catriona MacColl
· Entering the Gates of Hell – Interview with Star Giovanni Lombardo Radice
· Memories of the Maestro – The cast and crew reminisce about working with Lucio Fulci
· Marketing of the Living Dead – Poster & Still Gallery
· English Trailer
· Italian Trailer
Radio Spots/Still Gallery
· The gory horror favorite is now available uncut and uncensored on High Definition Blu-ray Disc!
· Brand new transfer from the original camera negative in Full 1080p HD Resolution and upgraded 7.1 DTS-HD audio for the ultimate home theater experience
· Loaded with startling new Extras created especially for this release (most exclusive to Blu-ray)
· From acclaimed horror maestro Lucio Fulci (ZOMBIE, THE NEW YORK RIPPER, HOUSE BY THE CEMETERY, THE BEYOND, CAT IN THE BRAIN)
· Stars cult favorites Christopher George (PIECES, GRIZZLY), Catriona MacColl (THE BEYOND, HOUSE BY THE CEMETERY), Carlo De Mejo (CONTAMINATION, MANHATTAN BABY), and Giovanni Lombardo Radice (CANNIBAL APOCALYPSE, HOUSE ON THE EDGE OF THE PARK, CANNIBAL FEROX, STAGEFRIGHT, THE OMEN 2006)
· “One Of The Most Shocking Films Of Its Time!” – DVD Review
· “A Moody, Atmospheric And Suitably Disgusting Relic Of The Days When The Italian Horror Industry Could Still Deliver The Goods!” – The Encyclopedia of Fantastic Film and Television
“Enough Spooky Gags To Make Even William Castle Blush In Repulsion!” – DVD Drive-In