Home Movies Shout! Factory Releases 'The Manitou' On Scream Factory Blu-ray

Shout! Factory Releases ‘The Manitou’ On Scream Factory Blu-ray

-

Shout! Factory has released the 1978 horror movie The Manitou to its Scream Factory line of horror blu-rays. The film was directed by William Girdler, written by Girdler, Graham Masterton, Thomas Pope,and Jon Cedar, and stars Cedar, Tony Curtis, Michael Ansara, Susan Strasberg, Stella Stevens, Ann Sothern, and Burgess Meredith.

The Scream Factory blu-ray of The Manitou is now available for just $23.99 (regular price is $29.99):

Buy from Shout! Factory

Synopsis:

What surgeons thought to be a tumor growing on the neck of patient Karen Tandy (Susan Strasberg) is actually a fetus growing at an abnormally accelerated rate. But when Karen reaches out to former lover and phony psychic Harry Erskine (Tony Curtis), she discovers that she is possessed by the reincarnation of a 400-year-old Native American demon. Now with the help of a modern-day medicine man (Michael Ansara), Erskine must survive this ancient evil’s rampage of shocking violence and forever destroy the enraged beast known as The Manitou.

Features:

  • New 4K scan of the original film elements (Interpositive)
  • New Restored Stereo Soundtrack
  • New interview with author Graham Masterson
  • New Producing Girdler – an interview with executive producer David Sheldon
  • New Audio Commentary with film historian Troy Howarth
  • Original Theatrical Trailer
  • Original TV Spots
  • Still Gallery

Editor’s Note: This article was originally posted on 1/8/2019 when the blu-ray was first announced, updated on 3/4/2019 to include special bonus feature information, and then update once more on 4/16/2019 to reflect the product’s release and to include the official blu-ray trailer.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Trending

Dead by Daylight Announces Update Roadmap Into 2019

Now entering its third year, the Dead by Daylight team has announced its roadmap for the rest of 2018 and into the beginning of next year: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmBZ33GMbs0 Starting...

Entire First Season Of ‘The Terror’ Coming To AMC Premiere

AMC Premiere customers will be able to watch all ten episodes of the upcoming historical horror show The Terror when the series premiere airs on AMC....

‘Child’s Play’ (2019) Promo Site Details “Buddi” Doll, Hints At Evil A.I.

Orion Pictures has launched a new website to promote its upcoming remake of classic 1988 killer doll movie Child's Play. The promotional site focuses...