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Scream Factory Universal Horror Collection: Vol. 2 Blu-ray


Shout! Factory has released the Universal Horror Collection: Vol. 2. blu-ray to its Scream Factory line of horror home videos. The four-disc set contains four films including Murders in the Zoo, The Mad Doctor of Market Street, The Strange Case of Dr. Rx, and The Mad Ghoul.

Murders in the Zoo

1933’s Murders in the Zoo was directed by A. Edward Sutherland from a screenplay by Philip Wylie & Seton I. Miller. The film stars Charles Ruggles, Lionel Atwill, and Gail Patrick.

Disc 1 (Murders in the Zoo) Bonus Features

  • Audio Commentary with author/film historian Greg Mank (new)
  • Still Gallery

The Mad Doctor of Market Street

1942’s The Mad Doctor of Market Street was directed by Joseph H. Lewis from a screenplay by Al Martin. The film stars Una Merkel, Lionel Atwill, and Nat Pendleton.

Disc 2 (The Mad Doctor of Market Street) Bonus Features:

  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery

The Strange Case of Dr. Rx

1942’s The Strange Case of Dr. Rx was directed by William Nigh from a screenplay by Clarence Upson Young. The film stars Patric Knowles, Lionel Atwill, and Anne Gwynne.

Disc 3 (The Strange Case of Dr. Rx) Bonus Features:

  • “Gloriously Wicked: The Life And Legacy Of Lionel Atwill” featurette (new)
  • Still Gallery

The Mad Ghoul

1943’s The Mad Ghoul was directed by James P. Hogan from a screenplay by Brenda Weisberg, Paul Gangelin, and Hanns Kraly. The film stars David Bruce, Evelyn Ankers, and George Zucco.

Disc 4 (The Mad Ghoul) Bonus Features:

  • Audio Commentary by film historian Thomas Reeder (new)
  • Still Gallery

The collection’s cover art features a collage of the original movie posters:

Scream Factory's Universal Horror Collection Vol. 2 blu-ray cover.

Scream Factory’s Universal Horror Collection: Vol. 2 blu-ray is now available for just $55.97 (regular price is $69.97):

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Undertake four tales of terror from the archives of Universal Pictures, the home of classic horror! This collection includes such horror stars as Lionel Atwill, George Zucco, David Bruce and Evelyn Ankers. A maniacal hunter and collector of wild animals uses them to dispose of rivals and enemies in Murders in the Zoo. An unhinged scientist flees the San Francisco police and continues his bizarre experiments on a remote tropical island in The Mad Doctor of Market Street. A mysterious avenger is murdering acquitted criminals while dabbling in brain transplants in The Strange Case of Doctor Rx. And a doctor’s experiments with nerve gas turn his assistant into a grave-robbing freak in The Mad Ghoul.


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