Here’s a little good news for the Drac Pack: one of the most beloved bloodsuckers of the ’70s will return to haunt the high-def realm when Scream Factory issues a blu-ray edition of The Return Of Count Yorga in October. This was the second of two Count Yorga films that paired director Robert Kelljan with actor Robert Quarry, who built his horror fan reputation with his portrayal of the regal yet monstrous titular character. The disc will include a few extras, including a commentary track. Read on for all the virulently vampiric details, including cover art and a list of bonus features…
Scream Factory Presents
THE RETURN OF COUNT YORGA
On Blu-ray October 13, 2015
Starring Robert Quarry, Mariette Hartley and Craig T. Nelson
A horrifying love story… with bite! Scream Factory proudly presents The Return of Count Yorga in its North American Blu-ray debut on October 13, 2015. The sequel to the hit 1970 original film Count Yorga, Vampire, the Deathmaster makes his triumphant return in this release, complete with special features including an audio commentary with film historian Steve Haberman and actor Rudy De Luca (Dracula: Dead and Loving It).
When the overlord of the damned rises again to prowl the shadows, who will stand against The Return Of Count Yorga? Robert Quarry is back as one of the most dapper vampires to ever set up shop in California in this thrilling sequel that really raises the stakes. Revived by the well-known supernatural properties of the Santa Ana winds, our undead leading man takes to the streets with an unquenchable thirst. In search of new blood, Yorga moves next door to an orphanage. But when he crosses paths with a beautiful young woman, the Count’s thoughts turn to love. Has the ruler of the night finally found the girl with whom he can share eternity?
Featuring Mariette Hartley, Roger Perry and Craig T. Nelson in his screen debut, this biting vampire flick will thrill you horror fans…Yorga-nna love this one.