Tales From The Crypt Presents: Demon Knight [Collector's Edition]

Released: October 20, 2015 • Available in US & Canada
Product SKU: 826663162844
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Synopsis

"If only all Hollywood horrors were made this well… this is one cool film." – eFilmCritic.com

A mysterious drifter known as Brayker (William Sadler, Iron Man 3) possesses the last of seven ancient keys that hold the power to stop the forces of darkness and protect all humanity from ultimate evil. But the human race is safe only so long as Brayker can evade the demonic Collector (Billy Zane, Titanic) who has gathered the other six keys.

In his obsessive quest for the key, the Collector rallies an army of ghastly cadavers against Brayker and the inhabitants of a run-down hotel. Armed with automatic weapons, sacred blood and sadistic humor, Brayker and the strong-willed Jeryline (Jada Pinkett-Smith, Gotham) must lead the other guests in a gruesome battle against the Collector and his evil horde of ghouls.

Infested with a talented cast, thrilling special effects and the Crypt Keeper's deadpan delights, Demon Knight is directed by genre vet Ernest Dickerson (The Walking Dead, Dexter, Masters of Horror) and features a strong supporting cast featuring Thomas Haden Church (Spider-Man 3, Sideways), CCH Pounder (Orphan, Avatar), Brenda Bakke (L.A. Confidential), Dick Miller (Gremlins) and Charles Fleischer (Zodiac).

Why We Love It

“Demon Knight arrives on Blu-ray with a loving treatment from Shout Factory. The transfer is a stunner, with Dickerson’s acrobatic camerawork and music video lighting popping off the screen to dramatic effect.” Dork Shelf

“You’ll also have 90 minutes’ worth of twisted, haywire, mind-warping fun, with action and visual shocks aplenty." The Georgia Straight

“The films are beautifully directed and their presentations are handled with true passion for the material.” The Retroist

“Scream Factory’s excellent Blu-ray release of this film …this is one of the best releases of the year, and certainly the best release of this movie to-date.” Liberal Dead

Trailer

Bonus Features

  • NEW Audio Commentary With Director Ernest Dickerson
  • NEW Audio Commentary With Special Effects Creator Todd Masters, Visual Effects Supervisor John Van Vliet, Special Effects Coordinator Thomas Bellissimo, And Demon Performer Walter Phelan
  • NEW Under Siege: The Making Of Demon Knight – Featuring Interviews With Director Ernest Dickerson, Co-producer A.L. Katzm Screenwriters Ethan Reiff, Cyrus Voris, And Mark Bishop, Stars Billy Zane, William Sadler, Brenda Bakke, Charles Fleischer And More
  • Panel Discussion From The American Cinematheque Featuring Director Ernest Dickerson, Actor Dick Miller And Special Effects Maestro Rick Baker
  • Still Gallery
  • Theatrical Trailer

Product Information

Discs
1
Run-time
93 min
Aspect Ratio ?
1.85:1
Color
Color
Language
English
Region
A
Rating
R
Production Date
1995
Closed-Captioned ?
No
Subtitles
English

Tales From The Crypt Presents: Demon Knight

TITLE NAME
Director Ernest Dickerson
Actor Billy Zane
Actor Brenda Bakke
Actor CCH Pounder
Actor Jada Pinkett
Actor John Kassir
Actor Thomas Haden Church
Actor William Sadler
Writer Cyrus Voris
Writer Ethan Reiff
Writer Mark Bishop
Producer David Giler
Producer Gilbert Adler
Producer Joel Silver
Producer Richard Donner
Producer Robert Zemeckis
Producer Walter Hill
...

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