So you’re a horror fan, but you’re on a budget. You like a little of everything from Hostel to Browning’s Dracula and the gamut that is run in between especially during the month of October. How do you pick up a respectable horror movie collection, quickly, spending as little money as possible? Mill Creek (not Wolf Creek or Boggy Creek). These guys put out a nice series of collections from the Drive In theater favorites to those rad 100 movie boxes you might find on the shelves of Walmart.
Make sure you take a gander at the selection below and stop by their website. We’ll have product reviews as we watch them and make sure you know what you’re getting inside each box. No matter what, you’ll be getting a pile of movies at a low price. I’m sure you’ll be able to find them shortly (I haven’t found dates on all releases but will provide them as I notice them)
From Mill Creek:
SPINE-CHILLING HORROR COLLECTIONS INCLUDING HOSTEL AND HOSTEL PART II ON DVD AND BLU-RAY FROM MILL CREEK ENTERTAINMENT
Also Available Are Ghoulishly Good Halloween DVDs For Kids
Minneapolis, MN Mill Creek Entertainment, a recognized leader in value entertainment, is preparing for this frightful season with chills and thrills and spooky entertainment for young and old alike. The eerie assortment of value movies is perfect for the Halloween season and includes scream inducing Blu-rays and DVDs such as: Hostel and Hostel Part II Blu-ray, 100 Greatest Horror Classics, Midnight Horror Theater, Horror 4 Pack (Hostel, Hostel Part II, The Tattooist, The Hunt for the BTK Killer) and Fright Fest-12 Film Collection. Also included in this Halloween offering are the fun and not so scary children’s DVDs, Cookie Jar Halloween Cartoon Collection, that includes popular characters such as Johnny Test, Mona The Vampire and Sabrina the Teenage Witch, the hilarious shenanigans in Roseanne Tricks & Treats and the top selling Ernest Scared Stupid. These collections will be available for terrifyingly low prices starting at $5.98 SRP.
Hostel and Hostel Part II – Blu-ray Double Feature Hostel Presented by Quentin Tarantino (Kill Bill, Vol. 1 & 2) and directed by Eli Roth (Cabin Fever), Hostel is a shocking and relentless film in the tradition of Saw about two American backpackers (Jay Hernandez, Friday Night Lights and Derek Richardson, Dumb and Dumberer) in Europe who find themselves lured in as victims of a murder-for-profit business.
Hostel Part II Presented by Quentin Tarantino (Kill Bill, Vols. 1 & 2) and written and directed by Eli Roth (Hostel, Cabin Fever), Hostel Part II is the shocking and gruesome sequel about the underground torture ring where rich businessmen pay to torture and murder their victims. • Available 10/9/2012 • $9.98 SRP
100 Greatest Horror Classics A frighteningly fun film collection that’ll keep you screaming for more. From cinematic greats to genuine obscurities, this mammoth movie set offers entertainment for ghouls with an appetite for classic horror flicks. • Phantom of the Opera, Night of the Living Dead, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Nosferatu, Little Shop of Horrors, The Brain that Wouldn’t Die, King of the Zombies and dozens more.
Midnight Horror Theater – 32 Film Collection Sink your fangs into this terrifying collection of 32 frighteningly delicious films. From vampires to zombies and psychos to sadists, this bone-chilling set contains over 44 hours of nightmare-inducing flicks that will surely satisfy any horror enthusiast. Starring some of the biggest legends of horror including: Bela Lugosi, Paul Naschy, Barbara Steele, Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Vincent Price and dozens more! • $19.98 SRP • 10/2/2012 Release Date
Horror Four-Pack Hostel Hostel Part II The Tattooist A tattooist unwittingly unleashes a forcible deadly spirit through an ancient Samoan tattoo tool. Now marked for death, he will need to uncover the source of the evil in order to save his new love, and recover his own soul. The Hunt for the BTK Killer Robert Forster (TV’s Huff, Karen Sisco) and Gregg Henry (TV’s 24) star in The Hunt For The BTK Killer, based on the extraordinary true story of the manhunt, capture, and conviction of the infamous with clues, puzzles and obscene letters for nearly thirty years. • Available 10/9/2012 • $9.98 SRP
Fright Fest – 12 Horror Movie Collection Satisfy your thirst for horror and watch your nightmares come true in these 12 terrifying films starring Rose McGowan, Jodi Lyn O’Keefe, Christopher Allport, Eileen Seeley, Chip Heller and Clint Howard. 12 Films Include: Evil Behind You The Fear 2 Ice Cream Man Diary of a Serial Killer Jack Frost 2 Naina Night Feeders The Other Side Within the Rock Devil in the Flesh
Devil in the Flesh 2 The Killing Grounds Available 9/4/2012 $9.98 SRP
Cookie Jar Halloween Cartoon Collection Ten spooktackular animated TV shows guaranteed to provide a ghoulishly good time for all kids. Celebrate Halloween with “Mona the Vampire”, “Richard Scarry’, “Sabrina the Animated Series”, Archie’s Weird Mysteries and many other cartoon favorites all on one DVD. It’s sure to be a boo-rific time! • Available 9/4/2012 • $5.98 SRP • 1 DVD
Roseanne Tricks & Treats Most TV shows celebrated the holiday season with warm & fuzzy Christmas specials. But for the cast, crew and creators of ROSEANNE, the year’s best celebrations always belonged to Halloween. In these eight classic episodes, the Conners unleash tricks and treats in one of the greatest sitcoms in television history.
Featuring all 8 Halloween-themed episodes from Seasons 2-9 in one ghoulishly hilarious DVD collection!
2. Trick Or Treat
3. Trick Me Up, Trick Me Down
4. Halloween IV
5. Halloween V
6. Skeleton in the Closet
7. Halloween – The Final Chapter
8. Satan, Darling
Ernest Scared Stupid When Ernest looks to help some children with their Halloween haunted house, he ends up accidentally unleashing an evil troll that intends to bring about the end of the World. While having to deal with his youthful friends being transformed into wooden dolls by the troll, our hero Ernest looks to find a way to stop it and return his friends to normal. This will be one Halloween that Ernest and his pals will never forget! • Available on DVD and Blu-Ray
$9.98 Blu-Ray SRP
About Mill Creek Entertainment
Mill Creek Entertainment is the leading provider of value home video content to the retail and specialty marketplaces. With over 50 million DVDs and Blu-ray discs sold annually the company has established a powerful distribution network that encompasses over 30,000 storefronts and millions of online customers. The company is relentless in its quest to always provide outstanding content and packaging with amazing value propositions to ensure consumer demand and customer satisfaction. Mill Creek offers a tremendous range of content including contemporary and classic feature film and television, kids’ animation, documentary, special interest and fitness. Compilations range from double-features to 100-movie collections as well as 10 to 600 episode TV collections. Driven by its immense library of over 12,000 hours of owned and licensed content and licensing partnerships with major studios and production companies world-wide, the company continues to redefine the value marketplace. For more information: www.millcreekent.com.