Ju-On: The Grudge 2 in October - Art & Menus added
Premier Asia have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Ju-On: The Grudge 2 for 9th October 2006 priced at £19.99. Writer-director Takashi Shimizu's "The Grudge" has already spawned a US remake (directed by Shimizu and produced by Sam Raimi) and now with the US remake of the sequel due in Cinemas this October (also directed by Shimizu) Premier Asia are bringing the original to the UK as a two-disc Special Collector's Edition packed with extras including deleted scenes, behind-the-scenes footage and an interview with director Takashi Shimizu.
Driving home one night, pregnant "scream queen" actress Kyoko Harase (Noriko Sakai) and her fiancé are involved in a terrifying encounter with the ghostly child, Toshio, causing their car to crash and leaving Kyoko's boyfriend in a coma. Returning to work, Kyoko is invited to be the celebrity guest on a horror-themed TV show, investigating the legends behind a supposedly haunted house. But on arrival at the location, members of the crew soon begin to disappear under mysterious circumstances• Is it possible that the legends are true and the infamous "curse" has been reawakened?
Features are detailed below…
Disc 1: Main Feature
- Anamorphic Widescreen Presentation
- Japanese DD5.1 & DTS 5.1 Surround
- English DD5.1 Surround
- English subtitles
- Audio commentary by Bey Logan
Disc 2: Extra Features
- Terror Reborn - The Making of Ju-On: The Grudge 2 (19:37mins)
- A New Nightmare – behind the scenes of Ju-On: The Grudge 2 (23:55mins)
- Master of Horror – an interview with director Takashi Shimizu (17:17mins)
- 4 Deleted scenes (approx. 8mins)
- House of Horrors – an interactive journey through the haunted house
- Japanese premiere footage (4:34mins)
- Taiwanese promotional campaign (2:04mins)
- Korean promotional campaign (2:32mins)
- Kayako on stage (2:15mins)
- UK & Japanese Theatrical Trailers
- UK TV Spot
- DVD ROM: Interactive Flash Game
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