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Old 09-28-2016, 11:04 AM   #1
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Australia Body Melt (1993) 7/12/16


http://www.ezydvd.com.au/blu-ray/bod...ics/dp/6177901

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Old 09-28-2016, 11:13 AM   #2
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Awesome. Not a great film but some amazing practical effects in that one.
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Old 10-03-2016, 11:00 PM   #3
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Old 10-21-2016, 03:35 PM   #4
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Default Body Melt (1993 - Umbrella - Ozploitation)

The gruesome Ozploitation horror comedy Body Melt is coming from Umbrella in December. I've not seen it, but the trailer makes it seem like The Incredible Melting Man in Ramsay Street (complete with Ian Smith aka Harold Bishop).

https://www.umbrellaent.com.au/movie...-classics.html
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Old 10-26-2016, 07:17 AM   #5
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Special Features
Brand new 4k HD transfer
Behind-the-scenes featurette with cast and crew
Making Bodies Melt - The Making Of Body Melt (1992)
Audio commentary with Director Philip Brophy, Producers Daniel Scharf and Rod Bishop (Production)
Audio commentary with Director/Composer Philip Brophy (Sound Design & Score)
Stills Gallery
Body Melt - The Full Storyboard
Original Theatrical Trailer
Slipcase with Custom Artwork


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https://www.jbhifi.com.au/movies-tv-...y-melt/310129/
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Old 10-27-2016, 02:51 AM   #6
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A new 4K scan? Thank you very much!
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Old 10-27-2016, 03:01 AM   #7
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Gee, Simon one-uped himself on that cover!

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Old 10-27-2016, 03:16 AM   #8
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Glad you dig it, mate - was a fun one to put together. Tried to get a few nods from throughout the film into the goop.

BTW - we got our hands on a BUNCH of cool props etc to work with for the gallery here, so you'll be able to check out some of the prop labels etc, along with the original pitch for funding (the project was originally a 4-story anthology called 'Horrorality' that was reworked into the one film) and the storyboard is ****ing MASSIVE (over 400 slides worth).

And that's not including the remaster and the audio that Philip reworked to get it the way he originally intended it.

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A biochemical Mind#uck?!? Hahaha!
That there is one damn fine coat you're wearing.

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A biochemical Mind#uck?!? Hahaha!
Well, it seemed appropriate (the joys of having your slick hidden by the slipcase )
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Old 10-30-2016, 02:54 PM   #11
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Absolutely love Body Melt! Rented it a bunch on VHS back in the day. A new 4K scan will do wonders for the gory effects!
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Old 10-31-2016, 06:50 AM   #12
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As a whole, I didn't find it amazing. Buuuuut, it's so much fun, with amazing gore effects and a cool score that I will absolutely pick this up without a doubt.

Keep up the Ozploitation range guys, and I promise you I will pick up every one without doubt!
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Old 10-31-2016, 07:20 AM   #13
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What aspect ratio is this 4K remaster in? On the Aussie DVD, the aspect ratio is in 1.66:1, even though the packaging says 1.85:1.
Criterion is nice,
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Old 10-31-2016, 09:50 AM   #14
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those worm strands look super effective. good fun
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Old 12-12-2016, 04:01 PM   #15
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Anyone receive their copy yet? Really looking forward to this and I'm hoping for stellar PQ.
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Old 12-13-2016, 01:26 PM   #16
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I have a copy. Haven't checked out the film's picture quality yet, although you'll notice a very VHS quality menu screen which is fun.
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A new 4K scan? Thank you very much!
Don't forget to pay attention to the wording: 4K scan of what exactly? Remember Road Games??
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Old 12-17-2016, 12:59 PM   #18
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What aspect ratio is this 4K remaster in? On the Aussie DVD, the aspect ratio is in 1.66:1, even though the packaging says 1.85:1.
Just got my copy - the back of the Blu-ray says 1.77:1 and that's correct.
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Don't forget to pay attention to the wording: 4K scan of what exactly? Remember Road Games??
So true. I have not bought the local ROAD GAMES for that reason.
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Don't forget to pay attention to the wording: 4K scan of what exactly? Remember Road Games??
I sent a PM to Simon about this question a few weeks ago, and he said it was from an interpositive.
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