Videodrome Blu-ray

£11.99

Save: £8.00

FREE UK Delivery available

Buy Now

Availability: In stock | Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Description

LONG LIVE THE NEW FLESH!

Combining the bio-horror elements of his earlier films whilst anticipating the technological themes of his later work, Videodrome exemplifies Cronenberg’s extraordinary talent for making both visceral and cerebral cinema.

Max Renn (James Woods) is looking for fresh new content for his TV channel when he happens across some illegal S&M-style broadcasts called ‘Videodrome’. Embroiling his girlfriend Nicki (Debbie Harry) in his search for the source, his journey begins to blur the lines between reality and fantasy as he works his way through sadomasochistic games, shady organisations and body transformations stunningly realised by the Oscar-winning makeup effects artist Rick Baker.

Hailed by his contemporaries John Carpenter (“he’s better than all of us combined”) and Martin Scorsese (“no one makes films like he does”) as a genius, Videodrome, was Cronenberg’s most mature work to date and still stands as one of his greatest.

Product Details

Certificate:
  • 18
Actor:
  • James Woods,
  • Sonja Smits,
  • Deborah Harry,
  • Peter Dvorsky,
  • Leslie Carlson,
  • Julie Khaner
Director:
  • David Cronenberg
Region:
  • B
Number of Discs:
  • 1
Main Language:
  • English
Run Time:
  • 87 mins approx
Studio:
  • Arrow Video
Theatrical Release Year:
  • 1983

Delivery & Returns

How long will it take to arrive?

Please check the stock availability notice on your item when placing your order. This item is: In stock | Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Please remember to add postal time (2-3 working days) to obtain a complete estimate of delivery to your door.

How will I know it has been sent?

You will receive an email to confirm when your item has been sent.

You can also check the status of your order and individual items by accessing My Account details and following the prompts.

Please allow 10 working days from dispatch of your order before notifying us of any late deliveries.

It may be advisable to check with your neighbours to see if a parcel has been left with them, check any outhouses you might have where it may be left if it cannot fit through your letterbox and contact your local sorting office to see if the item has been returned to the depot as undelivered and awaiting collection.

If I'm not completely happy with my item?

Please see our returns policy.

Customer Reviews

Where reviews refer to foods or cosmetic products, results may vary from person to person. Customer reviews are independent and do not represent the views of The Hut Group.

Summary

4.6

4.6

(5 Reviews)

  • 5    3
  • 4    2
  • 3    0
  • 2    0
  • 1    0

Write a review to be in with a chance of winning a £100 voucher

Sort By

Videodrome in its full unrated glory!

Total :

5

I enjoy David Cronenbergs movies and his personal type of "body horror". This particular movie is probably his best. The movie balances on the fine line of being art and exploitation at the sametime. It's the kind of a movie that makes the viewers think whether they know it, or not. I saw the movie at a very young age and didn't really get the whole idea of Videodrome. On subsequent viewings i understood the different layers, and ideas behind the movie. The idea(s) really aren't that hard to grasp and one can watch it as an mindless entertainment also, but to get the full effect one should really watch this more than once. Most people probably already know what they're getting into when watching Videodrome, but for those who've not seen it before i'd say: approach it with open mind and let the sounds and moods of the movie to draw you in. The casting is also spot on from Deborah Harry (of Blondie) to James Woods as the main protagonist. This Arrow Films Blu-ray has a really cinematic feel to it, and this makes it even easier to appreciate the movie as an 80's classic cult movie. Last but not least a buyers notice: This is the full unrated version of the movie. Most of the other Blu-ray releases are R-rated theatrical versions, and should be avoided.

Fri Nov 18 10:25:23 GMT 2016 by

Amazing

Total :

4

Grt transfer.... Loaded with extras.( some of thr extras are new and exclusive to this release) Highly recommended "Long live the new flesh"

Tue Mar 15 03:57:20 GMT 2016 by

AAA+++Good timing and product

Total :

5

The product arrived briefly in Italy and it was perfect, without defects. It's a really good edition. Very satisfied.

Fri Mar 04 09:56:14 GMT 2016 by

A body-horror masterpeice!

Total :

5

David Cronenberg's tale of insane depravity is incredibly entertaining! If you're looking for a gross, surreal, and fascinating journey into the perverted human psyche, this's the movie for you!

Wed Feb 17 11:57:23 GMT 2016 by

Nice Transfer

Total :

4

I was pleased with the transfer (I also own the Criterion Blu) and found the audio to be cleaner than the Criterion. Also, this release contains some extras I've not seen elsewhere.

Fri Jan 01 10:20:07 GMT 2016 by

This Product

Videodrome

Videodrome Blu-ray

£11.99

Save: £8.00

Buy Now

Videodrome Blu-ray

Select image

Videodrome
Back to top