YES!!! Scream Factory has announced that they are releasing the Sci-Fi classic THIS ISLAND EARTH with a 4K restoration! To make it even better, they are releasing a ton of new special features as well. This is a must-have, Junkies! The perfect Summer movie! Pre-Order link and details, as well as legendary director Joe Dante's take on the film. #AFJ4LIFE
Press Release: One of the all-time classic sci-fi films comes to Blu-ray on July 9, when Scream Factory launches This Island Earth into orbit. Extras are plentiful, and include new audio commentary with author Robert Skotak, a new audio interview with film historian David Schecter, a new interview with filmmaker Luigi Cozzi, a new text-based gallery of information titled Facts about Perspecta Stereophonic Sound by Bob Furmanek, and much, much more.
- NEW 4K scan of the inter-positive – Two aspect ratios: 1.85:1 and 1.37:1
- NEW The Original Perspecta Stereophonic Sound restored by 3-D Film Archive
- NEW Audio Commentary with author and Academy Award winning visual effects artist Robert Skotak
- NEW Audio Interview with film historian David Schecter on the music of THIS ISLAND EARTH
- NEW Alien Ideas - an interview with filmmaker Luigi Cozzi (Starcrash)
- NEW Facts about Perspecta Stereophonic Sound by Bob Furmanek
- THIS ISLAND EARTH - Two and A Half Years in the Making: The Extended Documentary – a look at the making of THIS ISLAND EARTH
- WAR OF THE PLANETS: 1958 Castle Films release for the home market including both the 50-foot silent Headline edition and the 200-foot sound Complete edition.
- Trailers from Hell – This Island Earth with commentary by filmmaker Joe Dante
- Theatrical Trailer
- Still Galleries – poster and lobby cards, publicity stills and behind-the-scenes photos