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Well Go USA Announces Release Details for “PHANTASM V: RAVAGER”, HD Restorations!Movies/TV,News Ken W. Hanley
Stop spinning your spheres, PHANTASM fans! Entertainment Weekly revealed today that Well Go USA has picked up rights to the PHANTASM franchise, including the upcoming PHANTASM: RAVAGER, and let their release plans be known! And luckily for PHANTASM die-hards, it seems that you’ll be able to get a double dose of gory goodness in theaters!
First up, the 4K-restoration of PHANTASM, entitled PHANTASM: REMASTERED, has been officially booked for select theaters on September 24th as a part of Art House Theater Day, with PHANTASM: RAVAGER, confirmed to be the final canonical film in the PHANTASM series, hitting theaters and Digital HD two weeks later on October 7th. Concurrent with the release of PHANTASM: RAVAGER will be the digital HD release of PHANTASM III: LORD OF THE DEAD and PHANTASM IV: OBLIVION, with a simultaneous release of PHANTASM II currently in the works as well. And later in 2016, all five PHANTASM films will be available on DVD/Blu-ray individually, as well as a Collector’s Edition Box Set, details of which will be revealed at a later date. Stay tuned for more on the PHANTASM franchise here at FANGORIA.com!