Zavvi - The Home of Pop Culture

Mike Hodges (Flash Gordon, Get Carter) wrote and directed this supernatural chiller as a meditation on the human race’s ability to destroy the world, a gothic tale of suspense and the occult, guaranteed to send shivers down your spine. 

Martha Travis (Rosanna Arquette, Pulp Fiction, Crash) is a travelling clairvoyant on the road with her sceptic father (Jason Robards, Once Upon a Time in the West, Magnolia). During a séance Martha communicates a message from a dead man to his wife in the audience. Shocked the wife insists her husband is still alive. Later that evening the husband is killed by a ruthless assassin. As Martha foresees more and more tragic events journalist Gary Wallace (Tom Hulce, Amadeus, Animal House) follows the pair in pursuit of a hot story… with catastrophically eerie results. 

Sent direct-to-video by its struggling distributor on initial release, Black Rainbow unfairly never got the exposure it deserved, newly restored from the original negative audiences can now discover the darkness at the end of the rainbow, as never before.

DIRECTOR-APPROVED SPECIAL EDITION CONTENTS:

  • Brand new restoration from the original negative approved by writer-director Mike Hodges
  • Original stereo 2.0 PCM uncompressed audio and 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio Surround Sound options
  • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • New audio commentary by film historians Kat Ellinger and Samm Deighan
  • Archival audio commentary by Mike Hodges
  • Message in a Bottle: Archival ‘Making of’ documentary
  • Archival interviews with Jason Robards, Tom Hulce, Rosanna Arquette
  • Archival featurettes ‘8 Minutes’; ‘Disasters’; ‘Seeing the Future’; ‘Behind the Rainbow’ featuring interviews with Hodges, Arquette, Robards, producer John Quested including behind-the-scenes imagery
  • Trailer
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Nathanael Marsh

FIRST PRESSING ONLY: Booklet featuring new writing on the film by author Alexandra Heller-Nicholas, Mike Hodges and more illustrated with stills

studio:
Arrow Video
Run Time:
103 mins approx
Director:
Mike Hodges
Certificate:
15
Actor:
Rosanna Arquette

Jason Robards

Tom Hulce
Subtitle Languages:
English SDH
Theatrical Release Year:
1989
Main Language:
English
Number of Discs:
1
Region:
B
Brand:
Arrow Video

Black Rainbow

Blu-ray
GBP 15.99

RRP: £18.00

£15.99

Save: £2.01

Quantity:

( 0 item is in your basket items are in your basket )

 

Buy One Get One Free!

Buy one get one free on this huge list of Arrow Video Blu-ray and DVD! Simply add both items to your basket and the cheapest item will be discounted automatically!

Shop Offer
Buy One Get One Free!
Buy one get one free on this huge list of Arrow Video Blu-ray and DVD! Simply add both items to your basket and the cheapest item will be discounted automatically!

Shop Offer

Live Chat

Average connection time 25 secs

Average connection time 25 secs

Delivery & Returns

Express Delivery* - if ordered before 11pm, delivered by courier next working day.
*On selected items

If I'm not completely happy with my item?

Please see our returns policy.

Other customers bought:

  • Cold Light of Day - Limited Edition

    Blu-ray

    Buy One Get One Free!

    Buy one get one free on this huge list of Arrow Video Blu-ray and DVD! Simply add both items to your basket and the cheapest item will be discounted automatically!

    Shop Offer
    RRP: £24.99
    £15.99

Zavvi - The Home of Pop Culture

Mike Hodges (Flash Gordon, Get Carter) wrote and directed this supernatural chiller as a meditation on the human race’s ability to destroy the world, a gothic tale of suspense and the occult, guaranteed to send shivers down your spine. 

Martha Travis (Rosanna Arquette, Pulp Fiction, Crash) is a travelling clairvoyant on the road with her sceptic father (Jason Robards, Once Upon a Time in the West, Magnolia). During a séance Martha communicates a message from a dead man to his wife in the audience. Shocked the wife insists her husband is still alive. Later that evening the husband is killed by a ruthless assassin. As Martha foresees more and more tragic events journalist Gary Wallace (Tom Hulce, Amadeus, Animal House) follows the pair in pursuit of a hot story… with catastrophically eerie results. 

Sent direct-to-video by its struggling distributor on initial release, Black Rainbow unfairly never got the exposure it deserved, newly restored from the original negative audiences can now discover the darkness at the end of the rainbow, as never before.

DIRECTOR-APPROVED SPECIAL EDITION CONTENTS:

  • Brand new restoration from the original negative approved by writer-director Mike Hodges
  • Original stereo 2.0 PCM uncompressed audio and 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio Surround Sound options
  • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • New audio commentary by film historians Kat Ellinger and Samm Deighan
  • Archival audio commentary by Mike Hodges
  • Message in a Bottle: Archival ‘Making of’ documentary
  • Archival interviews with Jason Robards, Tom Hulce, Rosanna Arquette
  • Archival featurettes ‘8 Minutes’; ‘Disasters’; ‘Seeing the Future’; ‘Behind the Rainbow’ featuring interviews with Hodges, Arquette, Robards, producer John Quested including behind-the-scenes imagery
  • Trailer
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Nathanael Marsh

FIRST PRESSING ONLY: Booklet featuring new writing on the film by author Alexandra Heller-Nicholas, Mike Hodges and more illustrated with stills

studio:
Arrow Video
Run Time:
103 mins approx
Director:
Mike Hodges
Certificate:
15
Actor:
Rosanna Arquette

Jason Robards

Tom Hulce
Subtitle Languages:
English SDH
Theatrical Release Year:
1989
Main Language:
English
Number of Discs:
1
Region:
B
Brand:
Arrow Video
Customer Reviews

There are currently no reviews.

Other customers bought:

  • Cold Light of Day - Limited Edition

    Blu-ray

    Buy One Get One Free!

    Buy one get one free on this huge list of Arrow Video Blu-ray and DVD! Simply add both items to your basket and the cheapest item will be discounted automatically!

    Shop Offer
    RRP: £24.99
    £15.99