Embodiment of Evil (R2/UK BD) in July
Anchor Bay Entertainment have announced the UK DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Embodiment of Evil on 27th July 2009. Forty years on, Brazilian writer-director-star Jose Mojica Marins returns to the role that established him as a horror genre auteur to be reckoned with as the long awaited third and final instalment of his renowned "Coffin Joe" series of films, Embodiment of Evil, comes to special edition DVD and Blu-ray.
The sequel to "At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul" (1964) and "This Night I'll Possess Your Corpse" (1967), Embodiment of Evil sees the sadistic undertaker Coffin Joe finally released from a prison mental ward after serving a 40-year term for kidnap, torture and murder.
Available on DVD (£17.99 RRP) and Blu-ray (£19.99 RRP), extras include a making of and the original trailer.
Anchor Bay will also be releasing a five disc Coffin Joe DVD Box Set (£39.99 RRP) featuring nine titles: At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul (1964); This Night I'll Possess Your Corpse (1967); The Strange World of Coffin Joe (1968); Awakening of the Beast (1970); End of Man (1971); Strange Hostel of Naked Pleasures (1976); Hellish Flesh (1977); Hallucinations of a Deranged Mind (1978); The Strange World of Mojica Marins documentary (2001).