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Title: Severin Films Ozploitation Releases
Starring: Wacky Aussies
Released: 11th March 2014
Further Details:
Severin Films appears to have scored the rights to a trilogy of classic Australian genre features. This same group of films,

Patrick

,

Thirst

, and

Dead Kids

(aka: Strange Behavior, were most recently released on DVD from Synapse and, before that, Elite Entertainment. Along with these films, Severin is also releasing a collection of Ozploitation trailers on DVD.

Quote:

Patrick

: Just as Mark ( Not Quite Hollywood) Hartley’s highly anticipated remake hits US theaters, Richard Franklin’s original Ozploitation classic is back…now in stunning HD. A comatose killer is seemingly unresponsive in a small private hospital. But, when a hot new nurse begins to question his condition, Patrick will unleash a waking nightmare of psychokinetic carnage. Loaded with extras including a recently discovered vintage interview with Franklin & the 'never before available in America' Italian track with soundtrack by Goblin ( Suspiria, Dawn of the Dead).


Severin Films Ozploitation Releases

Quote:

Dead Kids

: Fangoria called it “One of the best horror movies you’ve never seen." Michael Murphy ( Manhattan), Dan Shor ( Wise Blood) and Academy Award® winner Louise Fletcher ( One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest) star in this grisly saga of bizarre experiments, butchered teens, New Zealand doubling for suburban Illinois, and a killer in a Tor Johnson mask. This cult favorite – released in America as Strange Behavior – features a hypnotic score by Tangerine Dream, co-written by the Oscar®-winning director of Chicago, directed by the producer of Two Lane Blacktop, now loaded with Extras and transferred in HD from the original negative for the first time ever.


Severin Films Ozploitation Releases

Quote:

Thirst

: One of the most unique vampire movies of our time – is back like you’ve never seen it before. David Hemmings ( Blow-Up, Deep Red) and Henry Silva ( The Manchurian Candidate) star as executives of an international blood-drinking cartel known as ‘The Brotherhood.' But when they abduct a descendant of Elizabeth Bathory to reboot her depraved legacy, she must escape before the corporation can expand their human ‘blood cow’ dairies and create a vampire master race. Now transferred in HD from the original negative for the first time ever anywhere!


Severin Films Ozploitation Releases

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Ozploitation Trailer Explosion

: This is the ultimate collection of ‘Ozploitation’ trailers, packed with 65 ockers, knockers, pubes, tubes, comatose killers, outback chillers, high-octane disasters and kung fu masters, featuring such classics as: ALVIN PURPLE, WAKE IN FRIGHT, MAD DOG MORGAN, BARRY McKENZIE HOLDS HIS OWN, STUNT ROCK, STONE, FANTASM, ROAD GAMES, FELICITY , TURKEY SHOOT, BMX BANDITS, THE MAN FROM HONG KONG, DEAD END DRIVE-IN…and many more!


Severin Films Ozploitation Releases

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