Burnt Offerings: MOD DVD

Some long out of print titles from both Warner Bros. and Paramount are the focus of this week’s new releases from Warner Archive.  There are some first-rate choices this week, so let’s take a look at ‘em.

Targets (1968) – Boris Karloff gave his last great performance as Byron Orlock, a fading horror star who feels irrelevant in the modern world.  He comes face to face with real terror in the form of a psychotic sniper, picking off victims at random.  A remarkable early film from Peter Bogdanovich.

Frankenstein And The Monster From Hell (1974) – Hammer Films’ final Frankenstein entry finds Peter Cushing continuing his experiments in an insane asylum.  David Prowse, still a few years away from becoming Darth Vader, plays the Creature.  [...]

Contact Dr. Adam Jahnke

Please type your full name.
Invalid email address.
Please send us a message.
Invalid Input

Bits Latest Tweets

The Digital Bits
Today on The Bits – Criterion’s January slate includes classics by Godard, Lumet, Cukor, and Almodóvar, plus new #Bluray & #4K #UltraHD street dates thedigitalbits.com/columns/my-two…
The Digital Bits
Bits #BD Review – Dennis takes a trip back to the early 20th century with Phillipe Mora's #documentary Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?, new to #Bluray from @vciclassicfilms. @BillHuntBits thedigitalbits.com/item/brother-c…
The Digital Bits
Bits #DVD Review – @timsalmons also checks out @ShoutFactory's latest #MST3K offering: Mystery Science Theater 3000: Volume XII. @BillHuntBits #comedy #TV #scifi thedigitalbits.com/item/mst3k-v12…