Celebrate 25 years of terror with a cult horror favorite in a new 4k Ultra HD + Blu-ray collector’s edition steelbook. It is time to return to Paramount Pictures’ Event Horizon!
Released back in 1997, the horror film ‘Event Horizon’ terrified audiences across the globe. Directed by Paul W.S Anderson, the film has become a cult classic over the past twenty-five years. The film boasted incredible special effects alongside a stellar cast that included Laurence Fishburne and Sam Neill. The science fiction chiller is to be released in a new steelbook edition to commemorate its twenty-fifth birthday. The set will come in two versions. The first is a 4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray collector’s edition steelbook which comes in a slipcase and includes several pieces of bonus material inside. The second is a Zavvi exclusive limited-edition 4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray steelbook which also comes in a slipcase but also boasts DolbyVision and HDR-10. Both editions will be released on August 8th.
Seven years ago, the pioneering research spacecraft “Event Horizon” mysteriously vanished without a trace on its maiden voyage. But then, in the darkness of deep space, a persistent signal prompts a crew to make their way through the galaxy on a bold rescue mission. What they uncover is an unimaginable interstellar horror that will test the entire team’s sanity and souls.
Infinite space delivers infinite terror in the horror cult classic EVENT HORIZON, celebrating its 25th anniversary with a new, 4K Ultra HD™ + Blu-ray™ Collector’s Edition SteelBook® on August 8, 2022, from Paramount Home Entertainment. This release includes an outer slipcase that houses the collectible SteelBook® in an acetate o-ring and a blueprint poster. Art cards, pin, and patch along with the film on 4K UHD™ and on Blu-ray™.
Directed by Paul Anderson (Resident Evil), EVENT HORIZON originally debuted in theaters on August 15, 1997, and has developed a large cult following over the ensuing 25 years. Known for its elaborate production design and unsettling visuals, the film features an exceptional ensemble cast, including Laurence Fishburne (The Matrix), Sam Neill (Jurassic World: Dominion), Kathleen Quinlan (Breakdown), Joely Richardson (“Nip/Tuck”), and Jason Isaacs (“Star Trek: Discovery”).
Also available on August 8, 2022, is the Zavvi Exclusive Limited-Edition 4K Ultra HD™ + Blu-ray™ SteelBook® housed in an acetate o-ring, the feature film on a 4K Ultra HD™ disc with Dolby Vision™ and HDR-10.
Both versions of the Event Horizon release contain the following legacy bonus content on Blu-ray Disc™:
• Commentary by Director Paul W.S. Anderson and Producer Jeremy Bolt
• THE MAKING OF EVENT HORIZON – 5 DOCUMENTARIES
• THE POINT OF NO RETURN: The Filming of Event Horizon with Director Commentary
• Secrets with Selectable Director Commentary
• THE UNSEEN EVENT HORIZON with Director Commentary
• Theatrical Trailer
• Video Trailer
As a fan of the film, I can’t wait to get my hands on a copy of it in its new 4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray release. In fact, I may even stretch and buy myself both of the new releases. They are both worthy of a place in my collection and are guaranteed to bring hours of spine-chilling horror and frights to any horror fan’s collection. So, why not preorder your copy today? Come on, be brave! Join me in taking a return trip to the Event Horizon.
Anyone wishing to buy the Zavvi exclusive edition can preorder their copy Here
Anyone wishing to buy the standard edition can preorder their copy Here
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Source: Paramount Home Video
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