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Full details released for “EVENT HORIZON” Scream Factory Blu-ray, plus art

Thursday, February 11, 2021 | Blu-ray/DVD, News

By MICHAEL GINGOLD

The outer space shocker is coming in a Collector’s Edition disc crammed with bonus features.

Shout! Factory releases Paul W.S. Anderson’s EVENT HORIZON on Blu-ray March 23, featuring a new 4K scan of the original camera negative, presented in 2.35:1 widescreen. The film stars Sam Neill, Laurence Fishburne and Kathleen Quinlan as part of an interstellar crew voyaging to find out what happened to the titular research spacecraft, and discovering the horrifying truth on board. The extras are:

  • NEW “Reflecting on Hell”: an interview with director Paul W.S. Anderson
  • NEW “Ghost Galleon”: an interview with writer Philip Eisner
  • NEW “Organized Chaos”: an interview with actress Kathleen Quinlan
  • NEW “Compassion in Space”: an interview with actor Jack Noseworthy
  • NEW “The Doomed Captain”: an interview with actor Peter Marinker
  • NEW “Space Cathedral”: an interview with production designer Joseph Bennett
  • NEW “Something New”: an interview with set decorator Crispian Sallis
  • NEW “Taking Care of It”: an interview with production manager Dusty Symonds
  • NEW “Reinforcements”: an interview with 2nd unit director Robin Vidgeon
  • NEW “Almost Real”: an interview with location manager Derek Harrington
  • NEW “Screams from the Cosmos”: an interview with sound designer Campbell Askew
  • Audio commentary by director Paul W.S. Anderson and producer Jeremy Bolt
  • THE MAKING OF “EVENT HORIZON”: a five-part documentary
  • THE POINT OF NO RETURN: a four-part look at the filming of EVENT HORIZON with narration by Paul W.S. Anderson
  • “Secrets”: deleted and extended scenes with director’s commentary
  • “The Unseen EVENT HORIZON”: The unfilmed rescue scene and conceptual art with director’s commentary
  • Theatrical trailer
  • Video trailer

Retail price is $34.98; the Blu-ray can be pre-ordered at the Shout! website for $28.43, and it will come with an exclusive 18 x 24-inch rolled poster of the new cover art while supplies last.

Michael Gingold
Michael Gingold (RUE MORGUE's Head Writer) has been covering the world of horror cinema for over three decades, and spent 28 years as a writer and editor for FANGORIA magazine and its website. In addition to RUE MORGUE, he currently writes for BIRTH.MOVIES.DEATH, SCREAM, IndieWire.com, TIME OUT, DELIRIUM and others. His book THE FRIGHTFEST GUIDE TO MONSTER MOVIES (FAB Press) is out this fall, and he has contributed liner notes and featurettes to a number of Blu-ray and DVD releases. Among his screenplay credits are SHADOW: DEAD RIOT and LEECHES!, and he is currently working on THE DOLL with director Dante Tomaselli.