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WHV Press Release: The Lost Boys (Blu-ray)


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#1 of 7 OFFLINE   Ronald Epstein

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Posted June 02 2008 - 09:01 PM

“A hip, comic twist on classic vampire stories”
Caryn James, The New York Times

The Lost Boys

Debuts on Blu-ray™ Hi-Def July 29

Burbank, Calif., June 2, 2008 – “Vamp-out” with the gang when The Lost Boys makes its way to high-definition DVD on July 29 from Warner Home Video. The comedy-horror cult film that won the 1988 Saturn Award for “Best Horror Film,” will be released on Blu-ray™ Hi-Def.

Also on July 29th, prepare to sink your teeth the long-awaited and highly-anticipated next chapter of the cult phenomenon when Warner Premiere’s Lost Boys The Tribe arrives on Blu-ray™ Hi-Def and DVD. The direct-to-DVD sequel stars Tad Hilgenbrinck (American Pie: Band Camp) as Chris Emerson, Angus Sutherland (Passing Strangers) as Shane, Autumn Reeser (The O.C.) as Nicole Emerson, and Corey Feldman as Edgar Frog, the original vampire hunter with appearances by Jamison Newlander and Corey Haim from The Lost Boys.

Directed by Joel Schumacher (Phantom of the Opera, Batman Forever), The Lost Boys stars Corey Haim (A&E’s The Two Coreys), Corey Feldman (The Surreal Life, A&E’s The Two Coreys), Jamie Gertz (TV’s Still Standing) and Kiefer Sutherland (TV’s 24). All bonus materials on the Standard Definition will be included on the Blu-ray™ Hi-Def version and will sell for $28.99 SRP. Orders are due June 24.

About The Movie
When newly-divorced Lucy moves her family to her father's house in Santa Clara, California -- "the murder capital of the world" -- her teenage son, Michael (Jason Patric), quickly falls in with the town's bad kids: a bike-riding, Jim Morrison-worshipping gang of blood-sucking vampires led by David (Kiefer Sutherland). Her younger son Sam (Corey Haim) and his buddies, the Frog brothers, are the only ones who recognize the signs of vampirism in Michael, and they plot to battle the legions of the night before they take over the entire town.

Special Features in standard definition:
Commentary by director Joel Schumacher
The Lost Boys: A Retrospective
A Director’s Vision
Comedy vs. Horror
Fresh Blood: A New Look at Vampires
The Lost Boys Sequel?
Vamping Out: The Undead Creations of Greg Cannon
Haimster and Feldog: The Story of 2 Coreys
Multi-angle commentary
Additional footage
Photos, music video and more

The Lost Boys
Catalog #: 1000039508
Blu-ray™ Hi-Def $28.99 SRP

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#2 of 7 OFFLINE   Yumbo

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Posted June 02 2008 - 11:03 PM

Cool!

#3 of 7 OFFLINE   Bryan^H

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Posted June 03 2008 - 12:02 AM

Awesome, and weird. Awesome because I love the movie, and weird because I just watched the dvd yesterday(it's been a couple years) amd thought it would be sweet if it were released on blu-rayPosted Image

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#4 of 7 OFFLINE   Ron-P

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Posted June 03 2008 - 03:40 PM

Very cool indeed.
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#5 of 7 OFFLINE   Eric F

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Posted June 03 2008 - 03:55 PM

Released the same day as the DTV Lost Boys: The Tribe which is also coming out on Blu.

#6 of 7 OFFLINE   Dave Mack

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Posted June 09 2008 - 04:40 PM

I just got this DVR'd off of HDnet. Looked very good considering it was a cable broadcast.

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#7 of 7 OFFLINE   Matt Butler

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Posted June 11 2008 - 10:47 AM

I can never go to Santa Cruz Boardwalk and not think of this movie.

Classic!!
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