Out now from Arrow Video – This definitive, and stunningly-presented edition of Pitch Black, restored in 4K with Dolby Vision (HDR10 compatible), is just the start of Arrow Video’s journey into a dazzling hi-definition world that offers viewers astonishing, pin-sharp resolution, bringing film favourites to life like never before.
Pitch Black – The sci-fi/horror sleeper hit that birthed a franchise and launched the career of a new action movie icon. The movie is a nerve-shredding creature-feature in which the monsters outside finally meet their match against a monster within. This awesome movie is now available in an illuminating, brand new and definitive Ultra HD 4K restoration, with hours of exclusive bonus content
When an intergalactic transport ship crashes on a remote desert planet with no sign of help on the horizon, the survivors, led by Fry (Radha Mitchell), band together to find a way back home. Among the passengers is Riddick (Vin Diesel), a convicted murderer being transported by marshal Johns (Cole Hauser). But, as a solar eclipse plunges the planet into total darkness, a threat even worse than Riddick reveals itself. The last humans standing may have to form an uneasy truce with the cunning fugitive to last the long night.
Boasting crackerjack direction and a whip-smart script by David Twohy, as well as a star-making performance by Diesel, Riddick’s first outing is freshly unleashed in an illuminating, brand new 4K restoration, with hours of exclusive bonus content. Speaking of which, check out this new ‘making of’ clip taken from the special features.
The ARROW VIDEO CHANNEL gives cult movie fans the opportunity to watch a wide selection of films that the ARROW VIDEO brand has been famous for. From horror to sci-fi, thrillers to westerns, the ARROW VIDEO CHANNEL is home to cutting edge cult and undiscovered gems. Films such as Takashi Miike’s Audition and Wes Craven’s seminal masterpiece The Hills Have Eyes for instance. Or how about Romero’s contagion classic The Crazies and Edwin Brown’s slice-and-dice stapleThe Prey. There’s so much to choose from.
In the coming months the ARROW VIDEO CHANNEL will be adding even more cult classics. These will include Dario Argento’s Tenebrae and American made horrors such as, The Deeper You Dig, Children of the CornandLake Michigan Monster.In addition to crowd pleasing cult movies on the service, the ARROW VIDEO CHANNEL will continue to give you an exclusive platform to brand new genre as part of a new global strategy.
They also host a growing collection of documentaries, interviews and never-before-seen content. Not only that, but newly produced material as well. These documentaries will breathe new life on the ARROW VIDEO CHANNEL, giving movie fans an immersive look into the creation of many cult movie classics such as Donnie Darko and Hellraiser. The service will be updated regularly with new content, new curation focus and never-before-seen content.
So what did July have in store for us?
Zombie For Sale – An infectiously funny slice of modern Korean cinema. Zombie For Sale sees an undead escapee from a pharmaceutical lab attacking the head of the misfit Park family – who promptly becomes revitalised and full of life! The family hatch a plan to exploit this unexpected fountain of youth, allowing locals to pay to be bitten too, until things go wrong…
Horror maestros George Romero and Stephen King are together again. This time in the wildly enjoyable follow-up to their 1982 anthology hit. Featuring young hoodlums, horny teens and an uptight businesswoman getting their just desserts, in all manner of ghoulish and ghostly going-ons, revisit this classic for a nostalgic trip that you won’t forget in a hurry
Buckle up from some B-movie mayhem from genre film luminary Nico Mastorakis. Featuring a stellar performance by legendary Tamil superstar Rajinikanth in his first English-language role. This action-packed romp is full of thrills, kick-ass one liners and venomous cobras!
Mike Hodges’ underappreciated chiller. It stars Rosanna Arquette as a clairvoyant whose visions start to predict a series of deadly events. Black Rainbow is a superbly eerie and entertaining gothic tale of suspense and the occult. It’s presented here in a stunning director-approved restoration.
David Bowie is in mesmerizingly good form in Nagisa Oshima’s 1983 Palme d’Or-nominated World War II prisoner-of-war classic,. Featuring a memorably haunting, BAFTA-winning score by Ryuichi Sakamoto, and a breakthrough role for the legendary Takeshi ‘Beat’ Kitano.
Arrow Video Channel are proving once again they’re big players in the horror game. Be sure to check out their channel and don’t miss the new releases for August! We’ll be posting another feature in the coming weeks. Stay tuned!