Death Screams - Arrow Store Exclusive O-Card Limited Edition Blu-ray

Out on:Blu-Ray 13th Sept. 2021

In one of the most unlikely cinematic pairings of all time, David Nelson (who rose to fame as a child star playing alongside his real-life family in the wholesome TV show The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet) directs Playboy Playmate and adult star Susan Kiger in this bodycount-heavy, long overlooked slice of Southern fried hack-and-slash - 1982’s Death Screams!

Late one night, a young couple are brutally murdered at a make-out spot by an unseen assailant, their bodies tossed into the nearby river. As the lifeless lovers drift slowly downstream, the residents of the town excitedly prepare themselves for their annual carnival, unaware that a machete-wielding maniac with a twisted grudge is lurking in their midst. When a group of teen revellers plan a late-night after party down in the local cemetery, they unwittingly set the stage for a bloodbath.

Death Screams, which was released on US VHS as House of Death (and on UK DVD with the reels in the wrong order!) oozes early ’80s regional slasher charm from its every pore, boasting an everything-but-the-kitchen-sink final reel featuring slashed throats, bisected bodies and exploding heads. At long last arriving on Blu-ray and lovingly restored from the only-known existing 35mm print, this little-seen slasher classic is ready to carve its way into the bleeding hearts of horror fans everywhere!


● Brand new 2K restoration from an archival 35mm print
● Original uncompressed mono audio
● Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
● Brand new audio commentary with producer Charles Ison and special effects artist Worth Keeter moderated by filmmaker Phil Smoot
● Brand new audio commentary with The Hysteria Continues
● All the Fun of the Scare: The Making of Death Screams - newly-produced making-of documentary featuring interviews with producer Charles Ison, special effects artist Worth Keeter, writer Paul Elliott, actors Hanns Manship and Curt Rector, actor/producer’s assistant/assistant supervising editor Sharon Alley and actor/talent wrangler Robert “Billy Bob” Melton
● TV and Radio Spots
● Image Galleries
● House of Death Alternate VHS Opening Titles
● Two versions of the screenplay under the original title of Night Screams [BD-ROM content]
● Reversible sleeve featuring original artwork and a newly-commissioned reimagining of the original VHS artwork by Sadist Art Designs
● Limited edition O-card featuring the classic original theatrical poster artwork
● Fully-illustrated collector’s booklet featuring new writing by Brian Albright

Director: David Nelson
Cast: Susan Kiger, Martin Tucker, William T. Hicks

RRP: £24.99
Region: ABC
Rating: 18
Genre: Horror
Duration: 89 mins
Language: English
Subtitles: English SDH
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Audio: Mono 1.0
Discs: 1
BD Cat No: FCD2202
BD Barcode: 5027035023717



Arrow Video
Release date
13th September, 2021


David Nelson