Yesss! Get your terrible 80’s clothes on and get ready to dance! Some regard Prom Night as one of the greatest slashers of all time and I wouldn’t argue with them! While it’s not one of my favorite slashers, I can remember watching the hell out of it as a child. It holds a special place in my heart and now it will hold one in my blu-ray collection! Synapse are giving it a new 2K master from the original 35mm print and tons of special features. This is a must own!
From the official press release:
SOME WILL BE CROWNED.
OTHERS WILL LOSE THEIR HEADS.
SLASHING YOUR WAY ON BLU-RAY AND DVD SEPTEMBER 9!
GET YOUR TUXEDOS ON!
Jamie Lee Curtis (HALLOWEEN, THE FOG) and Leslie Nielsen (THE NAKED GUN, AIRPLANE, FORBIDDEN PLANET) star in this celebrated slasher classic.
Four Hamilton High seniors are hiding a terrible secret. What happened to Robin Hammond six years ago was a game that turned into a horrible tragedy, and someone saw what they did… someone waiting for gruesome revenge! Wearing a black hood and wielding an axe, a killer brutally slaughters the teenagers one by one at their high school prom. As the spotlight falls on the newly crowned prom king and queen, the psychopath will show everyone his new favorite game to play…Are you ready for a bloody night of
“Disco Madness”? Synapse Films is proud to present PROM NIGHT in a beautiful new version, remastered and restored in 2K from the original 35mm camera negative with an all-new 5.1 surround mix.
• Brand-New 2K High-Definition Transfer from the Original 35mm Camera Negative
• New 5.1 Surround Remix Specifically Created for this Release (Original 2.0 Mono Included)
• Audio Commentary with Director Paul Lynch and Screenwriter William Gray
• THE HORRORS OF HAMILTON HIGH: The Making of “Prom Night” – Featurette
• Collection of Additional Scenes Added for Television Broadcast
• Never-Before-Seen Outtakes from “Prom Night” *Exclusive to Blu-ray
• Motion Still Gallery *Exclusive to Blu-ray
• Original Theatrical Trailer & Television Spots
• English Subtitles for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Directed by: Paul Lynch
Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Leslie Nielsen, Eddie Benton
Run Time: 92 minutes
Release Date: September 9, 2014
Aspect Ratio: Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1
Formats: Blu-ray and DVD
Blu-ray Region: A
DVD Region: 1
Blu-ray UPC: 654930316597
DVD UPC: 654930316696
Blu-ray SRP: $24.95
DVD SRP: $19.95