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Old 01-31-2013, 06:01 PM   #1
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SYNAPSE FILMS



RELEASES:
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01. Vampire Circus - December 14, 2010 (Combo Pack)
02. Embodiment of Evil - March 29, 2011 (Combo Pack)
03. The Dorm that Dripped Blood - April 26, 2011 (Combo Pack)
04. The Image - June 14, 2011
05. The Exterminator - September 13, 2011 (Combo Pack)
06. Maniac Cop - October 11, 2011
07. Frankenhooker - November 8, 2011
08. Intruder - December 13, 2011 (Combo Pack)
09. Intruder - December 13, 2011 (Combo Pack + Limited Bonus DVD-R Workprint) OOP
10. Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except - April 10, 2012 (Combo Pack)
11. 42nd Street Forever - May 8, 2012
12. Red Scorpion - June 12, 2012
13. Twins of Evil - July 10, 2012
14. The Life and Death of a Porno Gang - August 14, 2012
15. The Definitive Document of the Dead - November 13, 2012 (Combo Pack; Limited to 1500)
16. Street Trash - July 9, 2013
17. Hands of the Ripper - July 9, 2013
18. The Odd Angry Shot - August 13, 2013
19. Demons - November 19, 2013 (Steelbook Combo Pack; Limited to 3000) OOP
20. Demons 2 - November 19, 2013 (Steelbook Combo Pack; Limited to 3000)
21. Countess Dracula - May 6, 2014 (Combo Pack)
22. Curtains - July 29, 2014
23. Prom Night - September 9, 2014
24. Demons - November 11, 2014 (Movie-Only Edition)
25. Demons 2 - November 11, 2014 (Movie-Only Edition)
26. Long Weekend - April 14, 2015
27. Samurai Avenger: The Blind Wolf - May 26, 2015
28. Morituris: Legions of the Dead - September 8, 2015
29. Mosquito - October 13, 2015
30. Manos: the Hands of Fate - October 13, 2015
31. Thundercrack! - December 8, 2015
32. Stalingrad - December 15, 2015
33. Triumph of the Will - December 15, 2015
34. Tenebrae - February 23, 2016 (Steelbook Combo Pack with CD; Limited to 3000) OOP
35. Sorceress - June 14, 2016
36. Just Desserts: The Making of Creepshow - July 12, 2016
37. Basket Case 2 - August 9, 2016
38. Basket Case 3: The Progeny - August 9, 2016
39. Tenebrae - September 13, 2016
40. Phenomena - November 15, 2016 (Steelbook Combo Pack with CD; Limited to 3000)
41. Popcorn - March 07, 2017 (Steelbook Combo Pack; Limited to 3000)
42. The Creep Behind the Camera / The Creeping Terror - Septemeber 12, 2017
43. Phenomena - Septemeber 12, 2017
44. Popcorn - October 03, 2017
45. Suspiria - December 19, 2017 (Steelbook Combo Pack with CD; Limited to 6000) OOP
46. Suspiria - March 13, 2018 (2 Disc Version)
47. Suspiria - March 13, 2018 (1 Disc Version)
48. Path of Blood - March 13, 2018
49. Unearthed & Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary - March 13, 2018

The Kindred - TBA
Running Time - TBA
Massacre at Central High - TBA
Lemora: A Child's Tale of the Supernatural - TBA
Crocodile (1979) - TBA
Watch Me When I Kill - TBA
Horrors of the Black Museum - TBA
The Deadly Spawn - TBA
Trailers From Hell - TBA
Creature from Black Lake - TBA
McBain - TBA


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Old 01-31-2013, 06:08 PM   #2
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I think this company released HARDWARE as well... Great release! The only issue I have with Synapse is.......why does it take them so lonnngggggggg to release movies??? I think it's been over a year since Hands Of The Ripper was announced.....
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There are rumors that they may have Dawn of the Dead and Evil Speak as well. Some even suggesting Suspiria, although I find that unlikely it would be amazing if true!
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Old 01-31-2013, 06:10 PM   #4
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I think this company released HARDWARE as well... Great release! The only issue I have with Synapse is.......why does it take them so lonnngggggggg to release movies??? I think it's been over a year since Hands Of The Ripper was announced.....
Hardware was released by Severin another genre company, althoguh not in teh same league as Synapse IMO.

Yeah some releases take longer but they always deliver great discs. Could be taking a while to get the extras put together, or maybe there was a problem with the print they had.
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Old 01-31-2013, 06:12 PM   #5
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Haha two Jaws avatars.

On a side note, I own TDDOTD.
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Old 01-31-2013, 06:12 PM   #6
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One of my favorite labels for sure. Looking forward to a big 2013.
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Old 01-31-2013, 06:14 PM   #7
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I thought Code Red had Evilspeak.
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Old 01-31-2013, 06:16 PM   #8
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I have Red Scorpion and I love this release, so many supplementals! Synapse is awesome!
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Old 01-31-2013, 06:21 PM   #9
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Some even suggesting Suspiria, although I find that unlikely it would be amazing if true!
Is this a legitimate rumor with some potential basis in reality, or just the usual wishful thinking?
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Old 01-31-2013, 06:23 PM   #10
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I really need to pick up Maniac Cop for my Bruce Campbell collection.....
"I'd buy that for a dollar!" - TV Show Host, Robocop

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Old 01-31-2013, 06:29 PM   #11
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Is this a legitimate rumor with some potential basis in reality, or just the usual wishful thinking?
I would assume wishful thinking. Like I said, I doubt it is true as I believe the Weinstein company own the rights for it right now, but it would be awesome!
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Old 01-31-2013, 06:32 PM   #12
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I thought Code Red had Evilspeak.
I think it has been rumored that one of the two have it. Again nothing but rumors right now though, that's why I left it off the opening post.
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Old 01-31-2013, 07:47 PM   #13
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This is speculation but in the 2012 Synapse Films catalogue the Coffin Joe films, This Night I'll Possess Your Corpse and At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul, were mentioned. Given that these already have a North American DVD release, albiet out of print, I infer they will be treated in high definition (maybe even being released as a trilogy with the current Synapse edition of the third film, Embodiment of Evil). That these titles seem delayed adds to my hunch that HD mastering has taken some time.
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Two more titles I seem to remember them announcing last year are At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul and This Night I'll Possess Your Corpse, which are parts one and two of the Coffin Joe Trilogy; the third part, Embodiment of Evil, already having been released.

Any more news on these two? I feel like they might even be listed in the back of last year's catalog in the "Upcoming" section.

I love Synapse, by the way. I own all but three of their current Blu titles (because they're titles I have no interest in) and several of their dvds as well.

EDIT: We were obviously on the same page, undeadcow.

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Old 01-31-2013, 08:03 PM   #15
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I'll need to look these films up when I get home, never heard of them....(Coffin Joe)
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I think they might have the Blind Dead but that is speculation, partly wishful thinking...
We will get Hands of the Ripper soon, and also some Kindred news
Don is pretty cool about questions on titles and will explain holdups on titles if you ask him (nicely and respectfully)
He is really cool and funny
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Old 01-31-2013, 08:31 PM   #17
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I think they might have the Blind Dead but that is speculation, partly wishful thinking...
Is there any basis to your speculation that Synapse Films might have the Blind Dead series?
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I'll need to look these films up when I get home, never heard of them....(Coffin Joe)
Coffin Joe(s) are Brazilian films about an undertaker obsessed with finding the perfect bride. The actor/director Jose Mojica Marins basically self-financed the first and it grew in popularity. The Coffin Joe character is a caped figure in a top hat with long nails.


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Old 01-31-2013, 08:41 PM   #18
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Nope other than Don has gotten some of the great Italian horror flicks that Anchor Bay (Demons, Tenebre,) and who is to say he hasnt gotten more foreign horror flicks like the Blind Dead ( previously released from Anchor Bay and Blue Underground)...no real basis at all quite honestly.
Again, its just speculative guessing and if Im wrong who cares
He could also have gotten other Anchor Bay DVD releases like Hell of the Living Dead..
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Just sit back and wait for the announcements !
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Old 01-31-2013, 09:30 PM   #19
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Regarding release of Coffin Joe movies on Blu - a quote from the man himself (Don May Jr.) :

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We'd love to do that, but the Brazilian vault only did standard def restorations (and I use the term "restoration" loosely because they didn't seem to put a whole lot of work into them). And, well, the material was pretty trashed. If those were done in HD, it would take an extreme amount of money to clean them in the HD realm and there, sadly, isn't a big enough audience to recoup that cost. At least we won't have to work off of the Betacam SP tapes that were used for the Anchor Bay UK box.

We do, however, have the Brazilian vaults restored SD masters and we are going to be working on them with Lowry/Reliance in the future. Oh wait, did you guys even know we were re-doing the first two Coffin Joe films on DVD? Well, you do now...
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That is a shame about the Coffin Joe films. Too bad they can't be cleaned up and retained better for preservation if nothing else.
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