Guillermo Del Toro Collection (UK BD) in October

Optimum Home Entertainment have announced the UK Blu-ray Disc release of The Guillermo Del Toro Collection on 25th October 2010. Mexican director Guillermo Del Toro weaves together black fairy tales with bleak reality in the three films included in this collection. The Devil’s Backbone, Pan’s Labyrinth and his debut feature Cronos are featured here with new picture masters supervised and approved by Guillermo himself.

Cronos
The earliest of the movies in the box set is the acclaimed Cronos. Released in 1993, it's an inventive and compassionate reworking of vampire mythology, a story of family loyalties as well as alchemy and vampirism.

Extras:

  • New extra Geometria short film
  • New extra: Guillermo Del Toro interview
  • New extra: Director’s notes
  • Gallery
  • Guillermo Navaro interview
  • Guillermo Del Toro audio commentary
  • Original Del Toro interview

The Devil’s Backbone
2001's The Devil's Backbone is a deliciously dark horror that tells the tale of a remote Spanish orphanage during the final days of The Spanish Civil War.

Features include:
  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen
  • Spanish 2.0 Stereo LPCM & 5.1 DTS-HD MA
  • Optional English subtitles
  • New extra: Video Prologue by Guillermo Del Toro
  • Of Ghosts And Fauns: Del Toro’s Spanish Civil War
  • Behind the scenes featurette
  • Special effects
  • Trailer
  • Storyboards
  • Biogs
  • Guillermo Del Toro audio commentary

Pan’s Labyrinth
An imaginative gothic fairytale for adults set in Spain during World War II, Pan’s Labyrinth is a beautiful, charming, graphic and deadly story of a young girl’s journey to her own fantasy world, created in order to escape a cruel and harsh reality.

Features include:
  • 1080P 1.85:1 Widescreen
  • Spanish 2.0 Stereo LPCM & 5.1 DTS-HD MA
  • Optional English subtitles
  • New extra: Motion comics
  • Video Prologue by Guillermo Del Toro
  • The Guardian Interview at the NFT with Guillermo Del Toro
  • The Power of Myth
  • DVD Comic Sketches: The Pale, the Fairies, the giant Toad and Pan
  • El Fauno y Las Hadas
  • The Colour and the Shape
  • Storyboard/thumbnails
  • VFX Plate Compare: Guillermo Del Toro and the Green Fairy
  • Director’s Notebook
  • The Melody Echoes the Fairy Tale
  • Mercedes’ Lullaby
  • Poster Gallery
  • Trailer
  • Guillermo Del Toro audio commentary


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Last updated: 10/06/2018 05:15:59

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