Children of the Corn 25th AE (US BD) in August

Anchor Bay Entertainment have announced the US Blu-ray Disc release of Children of the Corn (25th Anniversary Edition) on 25th August 2009. This 1984 Stephen King adaptation was produced by Donald P. Borchers (who is helming the 2009 remake) and directed by Fritz Kiersch. The film stars Linda Hamilton and Peter Horton as a young couple who find themselves stranded in the isolated community of Gatlin, Nebraska. They soon discover that all of the town’s adults have been slaughtered by a twisted religious cult of children led by the enigmatic Isaac (John Franklin) who worship a mysterious cornfield deity. A deadly race for survival begins –can these adults escape a town where the innocent become zealots and offer blood sacrifices to He Who Walks Behind The Rows?

Extras include:

  • Audio commentary with director Fritz Kiersch, producer Terrence Kirby and actors John Franklin & Courtney Gains
  • NEW “It Was The Eighties!” (HD) -- Linda Hamilton talks about working on the film, offering great behind-the-scenes stories about the cast and crew
  • NEW “Stephen King on a Shoestring” (HD) – All-New interview with Producer Donald Borchers
  • NEW “Welcome to Gatlin: The Sights and Sounds of Children of the Corn” (HD) – Interview with Production Designer Craig Stearns and Composer Jonathan Elias
  • “Harvesting Horror: The Making of Children of the Corn” (SD)
  • Fast Film Facts
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • Poster & still gallery
  • Original storyboard and original title sequence art

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