Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Grindhouse Trailer Classics Vol 1 (PAL Region 2)

Grindhouse Trailer Classics Vol 1 (PAL Region 2)
GRINDHOUSE cinemas were located in the sleaziest, most run-down US inner-cities and New York’s 42nd Street was one of the most famous trash pit hangouts for denizens of the lower depths. From dusk ‘til dawn these moviehouses would unspool a mind-boggling assortment of English language and foreign exploitation movies featuring lashings of sex, gore and violence.
For the first time ever on British DVD you can now sit back and take a twisted trip back to the glory days of the sleazy 60s and 70s for a roaring rampage through a two-hour hand-picked collection of some of the most insane examples of trailer trash ever to slash and burn their way through a Grindhouse cinema projector.

Directors such as Eli (HOSTEL) Roth, Rob (THE DEVIL’S REJECTS) Zombie and Quentin (GRINDHOUSE) Tarantino have all since revisted these movies and have made their own supercharged movies relying heavily on the essence of many of these Seventies Grinhouse cinema classics. Tarantino in particular has taken a lot of his inspiration from these movies and trailers, and we’ve included some of his favourites here - see if you can spot them!
Of course, most of the films themselves could never live up to these incredible trailers, some of which can today be considered true masterpieces of creative hyperbolic advertising and marketing. With their often hilariously over-the-top voice-overs and mind-bending taglines - and all the most graphic glimpses from the movies themselves, you won't find a more vivid distillation of the best and worst that Grindhouse had to offer!
Many of the actors and filmmakers seen here went on to much bigger and better things, so it’s no surprise that these movies have since achieved cult status, making GRINDHOUSE TRAILER CLASSICS a must own DVD. And it’s ideal for parties too…

  • Import DVD
  • PAL Region 2
  • Widescreen (1.78:1) Presentation Enhanced for 16x9 TVs
  • English 2.0 Mono
  • Optional English Subtitles
  • Featurette: Bump ‘N’ Grind: Emily Booth Explores the World of Grindhouse (17 mins)
  • Gallery of Grindhouse Movie Poster Art
  • Nucleus Legacy Promo Reel
  • Trailers forother Nucleus Films releases
  • RSDL dual layer high bit rate encode for optimum picture quality

Trailers Include
I Drink Your Blood/I Eat Your Skin
I Dismember Mama/Blood Spattered Bride (the one with the reporter at the movie theater and the guy who laughs funny)
Switchblade Sisters
Caged Heat
Eyeball
Deranged
The Big Doll House
Bury Me An Angel
The Last House on the Left
The Street Fighter
Ilsa, She Wolf of the SS
Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde
Don't Open The Window
The Human Tornado
Caged Virgins
Ebony, Ivory, & Jade
Deadly Weapons
Torso
They Call Her One Eye
Death Ship
Master of the Flying Guillotine
They Came From Within
The Thing With Two Heads
I Spit On Your Grave
Sweet Sugar
Girls For Rent
The Toolbox Murders
The Executioner
House of Whipcord
Truck Turner
God Told Me To
Doctor Butcher M.D.
Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things
Night of the Bloody Apes
Bloodsucking Freaks
Ilsa, Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks
The Single Girls
The Corpse Grinders
Zombie
Coffy
The Perils of Gwendoline
Legend of the Wolf Woman
Satan's Sadists
Disco Godfather
Let Me Die a Woman
The Doll Squad
Secrets of Sweet Sixteen
Cannonball
Autopsy
Fight For Your Life
Love Me Deadly
Wham Bam Thank You Spaceman
Shogun Assassin
Three On A Meathook

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