is resurrecting Amsterdamned
on a limited edition Blu-ray / DVD, and we have all the details in today's Horror Highlights, which also includes Comet TV's July giveaway, covers for the new Captain Kronos
comic book, and a new featurette for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
Limited Edition Blu-ray / DVD: Blue Underground
will release Amsterdamned
on a limited edition Blu-ray / DVD on August 29th.
in the murky depths of Amsterdam’s famous canals lurks a murderous predator. Surfacing at night, he kills at random and disappears without a trace. As the bodies begin to pile up and mass hysteria envelopes the city, Detective Eric Visser is assigned to head the investigation. With only the escalating number of victims to go on, Visser pursues his quarry with a vengeance, unaware that his beautiful new girlfriend may be the mysterious killer’s next victim.Huub Stapel
) and Monique van de Ven
) star in this pulse-pounding thriller written and directed by Dick Maas
), highlighted by an explosive speedboat chase through the city’s narrow canals. Long unavailable on U.S. home video, Blue Underground
proudly presents Amsterdamned
in a brand-new 2K restoration from the original Dutch negative, approved by Dick Maas
Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Dick Maas
and Editor Hans van Dongen
The Making of Amsterdamned
Tales From The Canal - Interview with Star Huub Stapel
Damned Stuntwork – Interview with Stunt Coordinator Dickey Beer
Dutch Trailer S. Trailer Loïs Lane
Music Video – “Amsterdamned
” (Directed by Dick Maas) Poster & Still Gallery Bonus Collectable Booklet with new essay by author Michael Gingold
Comet TV July Giveaway: "June is an action packed month over at Comet TV! With so many films you can only see on the Sci-Fi and Horror channel!
But that’s not all, did you know that this July is the 70th anniversary of the famed Roswell UFO crash?
This July 4th beginning at 10Am/9C Aliens Invade! Say wha? Yep, to ring in the 4th, Comet TV is holding an Invasion: Alien Attack Movie Marathon!
There’s Invisible Invaders
(1959), The Falling (1987), Strange Invaders
(1983) and more!"
Prize Details: (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive (1) prize pack from Comet, including:
(1) Limited Edition custom designed Fidget Spinner (2) Comet TV Popcorn Tubs (1) Comet TV Cylinder Survival Bottle (2) Bags of Popcorn (1) Limited Edition Comet TV Alien Invasion Collector Card
How to Enter: We're giving Daily Dead readers multiple chances to enter and win:
1. Instagram: Following us on Instagram during the contest period will give you an automatic contest entry. Make sure to follow us at:
2. Email: For a chance to win via email, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Comet July Prize Pack Contest”. Be sure to include your name and mailing address.
Entry Details: The contest will end at 12:01am Est on July 6th. This contest is only open to those who are eighteen years of age or older that live in the United States. Only one entry per entry method, per household, will be accepted."
Comic Book: "Captain Kronos
will be the second Hammer title following the success of Peter Milligan
and Ronilson Freire’s The Mummy: Palimpsest which hits bookstores in August.
Written by Dan Abnett
(Aquaman, Guardians of the Galaxy
) with stunning art by Tom Mandrake
(Sidekick, The Spectre) Titan Comics’ new series chronicles the adventures of the mysterious and powerful Kronos
who has dedicated his life to destroying the evil vampire plague.
Hammer Comics: Captain Kronos
(Part 1 of 4)
Writer: Dan Abnett
Artist: Tom Mandrake
Fc - 32pp - $3.99 - On sale: September 27, 2017
In the depths of Eastern Europe, the legendary vampire hunter, Captain Kronos
, and his two assistants, Grost and Carla, are called upon to help rid a town of its vampire plague.
However, beneath the surface of the beleaguered town a malevolent force far more evil and deadly is awakening and it might just be the match of Kronos
Cover A: Mike Perkins
Cover B: Hammer Glamour - Caroline Munro
Cover C: Tom Mandrake
---------Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
and STXfilms will release Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets
in theaters nationwide on July 21.
Cast: Dane DeHaan
, Cara Delevingne
, Clive Owen
, with Rihanna
, Ethan Hawke
, Herbie Hancock
, Kris Wu
, and Rutger Hauer
Director: Luc Besson
Writer: Screenplay by Luc Besson
. Based on the comic book series Valerian and Laureline by Pierre Christin
and Jean-Claude Mézières
, Published by Dargaud.
Producer: Virginie Besson-SillaValerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets
is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson
, the legendary director of The Professional
, The Fifth Element
, based on the ground-breaking comic book series which inspired a generation of artists, writers and filmmakers.
In the 28th century, Valerian (Dane DeHaan
) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne
) are a team of special operatives charged with maintaining order throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two embark on a mission to the astonishing city of Alpha-an ever-expanding metropolis where species from all over the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence and cultures with each other. There is a mystery at the center of Alpha, a dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.
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