Dog Soldiers (US - BD RA)
Scream Factory has early cover art for Neil Marshall's werewolf action flick...
Starring: Dogs and Soldiers
Scream Factory finally dropped full specs for their belated release of Neil Marshall's
Dog Soldierson Blu-ray:
Quote: After a very long wait since we first announced this title back in 2013 (and we sincerely appreciate your patience) we can finally reveal exciting updates about our upcoming Collector's Edition of Dog Soldiers! The news that will likely excite everyone the most is that it will sport an all-new 2K scan HD transfer supervised and approved by Director Neil Marshall!
The extras will include:
- NEW Audio Commentary with Director Neil Marshall
- NEW The Making of Dog Soldiers featuring new interviews with director Neil Marshall, producers Christopher Figg and Keith Bell, actors Kevin McKidd, Sean Pertwee, Darren Morfitt, Leslie Simpson and Emma Cleasby, special effects artist Bob Keen, special effects supervisor/creature designer Dave Bonneywell, production designer Simon Bowles and director of photography Sam McCurdy
- NEW A look at the model of the sets created by production designer Simon Bowles
- Theatrical Trailer
- Neil Marshall’s short film: Combat
- Two Still Galleries – photos from the film and rare photos from production designer Simon Bowles and special effects artist Dave Bonneywell’s archives
Below are all of the original announcements:
Scream Factory posted the following on their Facebook page this morning:
Quote: **ARTWORK REVEAL: DOG SOLDIERS**
Hot off the heels of our art reveal of Sleepaway Camp last week, we have another one for you to start the week off right! Check out the newly-designed key art for our upcoming Collector's Edition of the epic werewolf film DOG SOLDIERS (DVD & Blu-ray combo out 6/24). This incredible vision comes to us from artist Nathan Thomas Milliner (who also did Sleepaway Camp, amongst others greats).
Production on extras have just begun and we'll have full details to report to you as to what they are in mid-April. Pre-order links on our site at ScreamfactoryDVD.com should appear in March in which a limited edition 18" x 24" poster of the art will be available exclusively through us with purchase of the combo.
Update: It appears there have been some complications with this release. This was posted on Scream Factory's Facebook page:
Quote: **Update on DOG SOLDIERS**
Sorry guys but there's been a change of plans for our upcoming Collector's Edition release of DOG SOLDIERS that we need to make you aware of...
Due to unforeseen issues on clear ownership of the rights, we are forced to move the title off of its planned August 26th release. Rest assured, we are doing everything we can to work out a solution to bring this back into our scary fold but, as of now, the street date is undetermined and there is a strong possibility of it moving to early 2015.
As always, we will keep you guys posted on any developments. Our apologies again.
Update number 2: Scream Factory has once again pushed back the released, but it appears that they found new film elements. The last Blu-ray release looked pretty awful, so this is good news.
Quote: **DOG SOLDIERS UPDATE**
We regret to inform you that we are moving the release date for DOG SOLDIERS again…but hopefully for good reason. The new official street date is now 6/23/15.
The film’s Director, Neil Marshall, has recently found potentially better film elements for us to work with so that we can create a new HD transfer. In order for us to do this, we need more time and which is why a delay was prompted.
We really debated postponing this underrated gem again but we know that many of you have requested a new transfer (better than the previous Blu-ray release) and we want to exhaust every avenue to bring one to you. Once we look at the elements, we’ll keep you posted on the status of it. We hope you understand our position on this and we appreciate your patience.
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