The end of sum­mer is a unique­ly sul­try time of year — and the folks at Shout! Factory have come up with an ide­al dou­ble fea­ture for this time by putting togeth­er a pair of cult favorite thrillers with an erotic bent togeth­er on one blu-ray. August will see the release of a disc that pairs The Hot Spot, an over­heat­ed ‘90s neo-noir with an all-star cast, with Killing Me Softly, a 2002 erotic thriller direct­ed by an acclaimed for­eign direc­tor (it also hap­pens to fea­ture a reveal­ing turn from Heather Graham). Read for all sexy sum­mer­time screen­ing details, includ­ing the release date and cov­er art…

THE HOT SPOT / KILLING ME SOFTLY
ON BLURAY FROM Shout! Factory
AUGUST 13, 2013

Shout! Factory is releas­ing two sexy thrillers on Blu-ray for the first time! The dou­ble fea­ture of The Hot Spot / Killing Me Softly will be in stores August 13.

THE HOT SPOT

Experience film noir like nev­er before when a lowlife drifter (Don Johnson, Django Unchained), who sells used cars in a Texas burg, robs the local bank and gets involved with two sul­try wom­en: one bad, one inno­cent. Based on Charles Williams’ 1952 nov­el Hell Hath No Fury and direct­ed by Dennis Hopper, this steamy noir also stars Barry Corbin, Charles Martin Smith, Jack Nance, Jennifer Connelly, Jerry Hardin, Leon Rippy, Virginia Madsen and William Sadler. Rated R.

KILLING ME SOFTLY

From the very moment that Alice (Heather Graham, The Hangover) locks eyes with Adam (Joseph Fiennes, American Horror Story), a mys­te­ri­ous stranger, she is cat­a­pult­ed into a whirl­wind of intense erotic desire and adven­ture, risk­ing every­thing just to be with him. But when secrets from Adam’s past begin to sur­face, Alice finds her­self in a bizarre and poten­tial­ly lethal sit­u­a­tion she can’t escape. Acclaimed direc­tor Kaige Chen directs this con­tem­po­rary sus­pense thriller, now on blu-ray for the first time. Unrated and uncut.