Chucky is back! “A jolting roller-coaster of a ride” (Los Angeles Times), Child’s Play hit theatres in 1988, and forever changed the way the world saw dolls. On October 18, 2016, the SCREAM FACTORY™ home entertainment brand celebrates the landmark film and the iconic character with a 2-disc Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release which includes a brand new 2K scan of the film and hours of bonus material.
Scream Factory will also have a limited edition set offer complete with an exclusive poster, slipcover and “Good Guys” Chucky action figure from NECA available for pre-order on shoutfactory.com beginning July 7th.
The “chills come thick and fast” (Los Angeles Times) in this riveting, jolt-a-minute thriller about an innocent-looking doll inhabited by the soul of a serial killer who refused to die. From the director of Fright Night, Child’s Play comes complete with “excellent special effects” (Leonard Maltin) and a slew of special features that make this Blu-ray your “friend to the end!”
Since its release, the killer-doll film, alongside its synonymous character, has proven itself one of the all-time horror classics, and Child’s Play is now offered as a definitive, two-disc Collector’s Edition Blu-ray.
Special features (at press time):
NEW 2K scan of the interpositive
NEW Audio Commentary with director Tom Holland
Audio Commentary with Alex Vincent, Catherine Hicks and “Chucky” designer Kevin Yagher
Audio Commentary with Producer David Kirschner and Screenwriter Don Mancini
Select Scene Chucky Commentaries
Evil Comes in Small Packages featuring interviews with Don Mancini, David Kirschner, John Lafia, Chris Sarandon, Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Alex Vincent, Kevin Yagher (24 minutes)
Chucky: Building a Nightmare featuring Kevin Yagher (10 minutes)
A Monster Convention featuring Catherine Hicks, Alex Vincent and Chris Sarandon (5 minutes)
Introducing Chucky: The Making of Child’s Play Vintage Featurette (6 minutes)
The Decade of Darkness – featurette on ‘80s horror films (23 minutes)
Original Theatrical Trailer
Still Photo Gallery
More exciting special features are currently in progress and will be announced soon at a later date.
*** SHOUT FACTORY.COM SITE EXCLUSIVE OFFER***
Fans of the film will want to take note of two exclusive offers on the release—which are only available at www.shoutfactory.com while supplies last.
– Receive the Collector’s Edition Blu-ray with slipcover
– Receive a limited-edition 18” x 24” poster of the newly-designed art from artist Justin Osbourn
– Product will be shipped two weeks earlier than National Street date of October 18th