If you are anything like me, when you heard that Dawn of the Dead was being remade you probably cringed. Yet being the horror movie fan you are, you went and saw it in the theater. Some of us liked it, others did not. This is one guy that loved it, so now comes news of the special edition DVD for the original Dawn of The Dead. This special edition DVD is a four disc extravaganza, read on to find all the nasty little details
Davis DVD reports,
We’ve just received final specs for Anchor Bay Entertainment’s long in-production Dawn of the Dead: Special Edition and it’s a doozy of a package! Ready, here we go…
Disc One: Theatrical Cut with an anamorphic widescreen transfer (1.85:1), DD5.1 and 2.0, DTS 5.1 Surround, audio commentary (George A. Romero, Tom Savini and Chris Romero, moderated by Perry Martin), George A. Romero biography, poster & advertising gallery, comic book preview, trailers, TV and radio spots.
Disc Two: Extended Cut with an anamorphic widescreen transfer (1.85:1), DD Mono, audio commentary (Richard P. Rubinstein with Perry Martin), Monroeville Mall commercial, memorabilia gallery and production stills galleries.
Disc Three: European “Zombie” Cut with an anamorphic widescreen transfer (1.85:1), DD5.1 and 2.0, audio commentary (David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger and Gaylen Ross), Dario Argento biography, international lobby card gallery, international poster & advertising gallery, international pressbook gallery, home video & soundtrack artwork gallery, international trailers and UK TV spots.
Disc Four: “The Dead Will Walk” all-new 75-minute documentary (featuring interviews with Claudio and Dario Argento, Pat and Tony Buba, Zilla Clinton, David Crawford, David Early, David Emge, Ken Foree, Michael Gornick, John Harrison, Clayton Hill, Sharon Ceccatti-Hill, Jim Krut, Leonard Lies, Scott H. Reiniger, George and Chris Romero, Gaylen Ross, Tom Savini and Claudio Simonetti), “Document of the Dead” documentary by Roy Frumkes, On-set home movie footage (with audio commentary by zombie extra Robert Langer) and a Monroeville Mall tour with George A. Romero.
WOW! Look for Dawn of the Dead: Special Edition to street on September 7th.