Scream Factory's The Fly Collection Comes Jammed with Special Features

Have a look at what’s included in this impressive upcoming release.

By Jay Gervais

Shout! Factory, through its Scream Factory brand, today announced a plethora of special features that will be included in its The Fly Blu-ray collection releasing next month on December 10th. This set includes every film in this series from the 1958 original film to the 1986 Jeff Goldblum-led remake and its terrifying sequel. Have a look below for all of the buzzing details regarding this release.

Bonus Features:

Disc One: The Fly (1958)

  • NEW Audio Commentary With Author/Film Historian Steve Haberman And Filmmaker/Film Historian Constantine Nasr
  • Audio Commentary With Actor David Hedison And Film Historian David Del Valle
  • Biography: Vincent Price
  • Fly Trap: Catching A Classic
  • Fox Movietone News
  • Theatrical Trailer

Disc Two: Return of the Fly (1959)

  • NEW Audio Commentary With Actor David Frankham
  • NEW Audio Commentary With Author/Film Historian Tom Weaver
  • Audio Commentary With Actor Brett Halsey And Film Historian David Del Valle
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • TV Spot
  • Still Gallery

Disc Three: The Curse of the Fly (1965)

  • NEW Audio Commentary With Author/Film Historian Steve Haberman And Filmmaker/Film Historian Constantine Nasr
  • NEW Interview With Actress Mary Manson
  • NEW Interview With Continuity Renee Glynee
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • TV Spot
  • Still Gallery

Disc Four: The Fly (1986)

  • NEW Audio Commentary With Author/Film Historian William Beard
  • NEW The Meshuggener Scientist – An Interview With Executive Producer Mel Brooks
  • NEW Beauty And The Beast – An Interview With Producer Stuart Cornfeld
  • NEW A Tragic Opera – An Interview With Composer Howard Shore
  • NEW David’s Eyes – An Interview With Cinematographer Mark Irwin
  • NEW Interview With Casting Director Deirdre Bowen
  • Audio Commentary With Director David Cronenberg
  • Fear Of The Flesh: The Making Of The Fly – Covering All 3 Stages Of The Production – Larva, Pupa And Metamorphosis
  • The Brundle Museum Of Natural History With Chris Walas And Bob Burns
  • Deleted Scenes With Storyboard And Script Versions
  • Extended Scenes
  • Alternate Ending
  • Test Footage (Main Titles, Lighting And Makeup Effects)
  • Vintage Featurette/Profile On David Cronenberg
  • Still Galleries (Publicity, Behind-The-Scenes, Concept Art, And Visual Effects)
  • Theatrical Trailers
  • TV Spots
  • George Langelaan’s Short Story
  • Charles Edward Pouge’s Original Screenplay
  • David Cronenberg’s Screenplay Rewrite
  • Magazine Articles With Photos And Video
  • Trivia Track
  • Two Easter Eggs

Disc Five: The Fly II (1989)

  • NEW Fly In The Ointment – An Interview With Producer Stuart Cornfeld
  • NEW Original Visions – An Interview With Screenwriter Mick Garris
  • NEW Version 2.0 – An Interview With Screenwriter Ken Wheat
  • NEW Big And Gothic – An Interview With Composer Christopher Young
  • NEW Pretty Fly For A Fly Guy – An Interview With Special Effects Artist Tom Sullivan
  • NEW Interview With Cinematographer Robin Vidgeon
  • Interview With Director Chris Walas
  • Interview With Producer Steven-Charles Jaffe
  • Audio Commentary With Director Chris Walas And Film Historian Bob Burns
  • Transformations: Looking Back At The Fly II
  • The Fly Papers: The Buzz On Hollywood's Scariest Insect
  • Video Production Journal – A Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Special Effects
  • Composer's Master Class: Christopher Young
  • Storyboard To Film Comparisons With Optional Commentary By Director Chris Walas
  • Vintage Featurette
  • Extended Press Kit Interviews With Eric Stoltz, Daphne Zuniga, And Chris Walas
  • Alternate Ending
  • Deleted Scene
  • Teaser Trailer
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Still Gallery
  • Storyboard Gallery

If you’re interesting in picking this up for the current sale price of $63.97, plus any associated shipping costs, head on over to Shout! Factory to place your order today. In addition, if you pick this up from the retailer directly, you’ll receive an exclusive 28.5" x 16.5" rolled lithograph featuring some brand-new artwork, but only while supplies last (500 units)! As mentioned, this item is expected to release on December 10th, 2019.

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About the Author

Jay Gervais

From small town to big city and back again, Jay was born and raised in Canada and has lived his whole life there. He’s always ready to cut down any misconceptions his American friends have of life in the great white north. He’s also no stranger to this kind of community, and has plenty of experience under his bed. He enjoys all kinds of horror entertainment, as long as it’s got the heart and soul to it. When he’s not doing something here, he can be found at his post at the night’s watch, or knee deep into his school studies.

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