Rupert Pupkin Speaks: Just The Discs - Episode 36- The Wonderful Worlds of Ray Harryhausen Vol. 2 from Indicator ""

Monday, January 1, 2018

Just The Discs - Episode 36- The Wonderful Worlds of Ray Harryhausen Vol. 2 from Indicator

On this episode, I return to Indicator territory with their 3rd Ray Harryhausen Boxset - this one including MYSTERIOUS ISLAND, JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS and FIRST MEN IN THE MOON. More Harryhausen on Blu-ray is always a good thing.

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This Harryhausen set includes the following films:
MYSTERIOUS ISLAND (Cy Endfield, 1961) 

JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS (Don Chaffey, 1963)

FIRST MEN IN THE MOON (Nathan Juran, 1964) 

It can be purchased from Indicator here:
http://www.powerhousefilms.co.uk/product/the-wonderful-worlds-of-ray-harryhausen-volume-two-1961-1964


INDICATOR LIMITED DUAL FORMAT EDITION BOX SET SPECIAL FEATURES: 

-4K restorations of Jason and the Argonauts and First Men in the Moon from the original camera negatives
-2K restoration of Mysterious Island from the original camera negative
-Mono and 5.1 surround sound audio options
-Ray Harryhausen audio commentaries on all three films
-Additional Mysterious Island audio commentary with film historians Randall William Cook, C. Courtney Joyner and Steven C. Smith
-Additional Jason and the Argonauts audio commentary with filmmaker Peter Jackson and Randall William Cook
-New interview with SFX maestro Hal Hickel on Mysterious Island
-'Jason and the Argonauts' Original Skeleton Fight Storyboards
-Ray Harryhausen on 'Mysterious Island'
-Hal Hickel on 'Mysterious Island' (2017): new interview with the special effects maestro
-Kim Newman on 'Mysterious Island' (2017): new appreciation by the author and genre-film expert
-Islands of Mystery: vintage featurette
-Randall William Cook Introduces 'First Men in the Moon'
-Tomorrow the Moon: vintage featurette
-New and exclusive interviews with crew members, including camera assistant Ray Andrew (Mysterious Island) and production manager Ted Wallis (First Men in the Moon)
-Mysterious Island comic-book
-Archival documentaries and interviews
-Super 8 versions of Mysterious Island and Jason and the Argonauts
-Isolated scores: experience the music of Bernard Herrmann (Mysterious Island) and Laurie Johnson (First Men in the Moon)
-Original trailers, teasers, TV spots and promotional films
-John Landis trailer commentary for First Men in the Moon
-Image galleries: extensive promotional and on-set photography, poster art and archive materials
-Limited edition exclusive 80-page book with new essays by film experts Kim Newman and Tim Lucas, an in-depth oral history of all three films, and full film credits
-UK Blu-ray premieres of Mysterious Island and First Men in the Moon
-Limited Dual Format Edition Box Set of 6,000 numbered units

...AND MORE!

-ALL DISCS ARE REGION FREE!

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