Friday, December 12, 2008

The Last House on the Left

R2 UK



Hailed by critics as one of the greatest horror movies of all time and now fully Uncut and Uncensored: dare you enter The Last House On The Left? Teenagers Mari and Phyllis stop off before heading to a concert in the city to score some grass when they are accosted by a group of thugs led by the reprehensible and deeply psychotic Krug. While Mari's parents are just a mile away preparing a party for their daughter, the two girls are subjected to the most terrifying ordeal imaginable. With his male and female cohorts, the monstrous Krug delivers a grueling catalogue of assault and depravity on the two girls that stretches the bounds of on-screen horror to its very limits. Only after the girls' suffering is ended does the enormity of their actions dawn upon the villainous gang. But for them the nightmare is just beginning: the house they happen upon to spend the night is one from which they may never leave alive. From master of horror Wes Craven comes a film so powerful, so shocking that it has never been permitted in its complete and uncut form in the UK... until now.

Special Features
Disc 1: Feature commentary by write/director Wes Craven and Producer Sean S. Cunningham; 2nd Feature Commentary by stars David Hess, Marc Sheffler and Fred Lincoln; "Celluloid Crime Of The Century" making of... documentary (40 mins);"Scoring Last House..." featurette with David Hess; "Krug Conquers England" charting the theatrical tour of the first even UNCUT screening of the film in the UK; 20 mins of outtakes and dailies; US theatrical trailer; German theatrical trailer; TV spots; Radio spots
Disc 2: "Krug & Company": rare COMPLETE ALTERNATE CUT of the film;Exclusive interview with Carl Daft of Exploited Films, who took the BBFC to courts over the film's banned status; WORLD EXCLUSIVE never before seen footage only recently discovered;"Tales to Tear Your Heart Out" - excerpt from a short film starring David Hess and directed by Wes Craven
Disc 3: "Going To Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film" feature length documentary on the 'slasher' film phenomenon that followed "Last House..."; Filmmakers commentary; Deleted scenes; Horror film quiz


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