Zombie films

‘Night of the Living Dead’ gets remastered for its 50th anniversary

fye.000000827565062478_1

By Dakota Cantwell

“Night of the Living Dead” is getting a second celebration of it 50th anniversary in the form of a 4k remastered edition steelbook.

FYE is offering a 50th Anniversary Collector’s edition, available both in stores and online. The new edition is the premier film remastered for 4k ultra HD entertainment from the original camera negative. This process was supervised by George A. Romero himself with the help of the Museum of Modern Art and The Film Foundation. The two disk set also includes new and archival footage and interviews from the original cast and crew.

Along with the dvds, this new edition includes a lot of new artwork, 250 never before published covers and a limited edition graphic novel based on the film. Those who purchase the set will also receive eight original 1968 lobby cards that were specially redesigned to celebrate the 50th anniversary. 250 of the boxes have also been randomly given an extra lobby card signed by “Johnny” played by actor Russell Streiner.

The collector’s set also includes an exclusive poster of Karen Cooper and a commemorative ticket.

Check out FYE to order one.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.