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Scanners - Blu-ray Preview


Preview by Jack Foley

SCANNERS, one of the most iconic horror films of the 80s from legendary director David Cronenberg (Cosmopolis, A History of Violence, The Fly), comes to Blu-ray for the first time on Monday, April 8, 2013, in a highly collectable limited edition steelbook thanks to Second Sight Films.

This cult classic horror comes to Blu-ray as a limited edition steelbook along with a DVD release on April 8, 2013 complete with a slew of brilliant new special feature including:

My Art Keeps Me Sane – Interview with star Stephen Lack
The Eye Of Scanners – Interview with cinematographer Mark Irwin
The Chaos Of Scanners – Interview with executive producer Pierre David
Exploping Brains & Popping Veins – Interview with makeup effects artist Stephen Dupuis
Bad Guy Dane – Interview with actor Lawrence Dane

Scanners II: The New Order and Scanners III: The Takeover will also be released for the first time on Blu-ray only as single releases on April 8, 2013.

Drifter Cameron Vale (Stephen Lack) is plagued by incessant voices in his head unaware that he is a Scanner – a person with extraordinary powers who can not only read minds but literally tear them apart.

He soon encounters Dr Paul Ruth (Patrick McGoohan), a scientist trying to help his kind adapt to society but another underground movement of Scanners, led by the psychotic Derryl Revok (Michael Ironside) have other intentions and the ultimate confrontation of minds awaits.

Win Scanners on Blu-ray

To celebrate the release of Scanners on Blu-ray on Monday, April 8, 2013, IndieLondon is offering readers the chance to win 1 of 3 copies. Simply answer the following question…

Q. Who plays Drifter Cameron Vale in Scanners?

Simply send the answer to Scanners competition and include your name, address, telephone number and email