It has been suggested that Paramount Pictures was keen to remove the offending footage due to the backlash they had received from releasing Friday the 13th the previous year. Stock music stingers abound, and it's silly but totally entertaining. Off screen kills and a mystery. When that element is absent from a thriller, were left with an entertaining but forgettable experience. In most cases I haven't fallen prey to that scenario, but My Bloody Valentine broke my streak of horror awareness, since I'd never heard of the 1981 original prior to the release of the 2009 remake. Despite the positives mentioned above, those with an interest in the extended cut of the film might have a degree of reservation when it comes to the quality of the reinserted footage.
Bored housewives maybe, but when it comes to partying hard and rotting livers, Miners win hands down. Adding to the proficiency of the transfer, the color spectrum is entirely natural, avoiding the stylistic trappings of other heavily filtered horror offerings of the decade. Then something weird happened — Paramount, in their infinite wisdom, decided to strip the kills out of the movie almost entirely, and as a result the people who were anticipating it were left dumbfounded and feeling kind of cheated. The 3-D effect does work fairly well, however. No, it's not rocket science to once again bake someone in a laundromat dryer, or offer nifty new takes on how to crack through a skull with a pick-axe I counted three popped-out eyeballs, at least. Though co-producer Dunning confirmed that the excised footage still existed, attempts to release it proved difficult as refused to offer an uncut version.
My Bloody Valentine isn't original or groundbreaking. Both men have a pretty great sense of humor and that translates here in this amusing, very funny track. At the grocery store, Sarah and Megan are attacked by the miner, who kills Megan. Low bass is more than ample for the proceedings, and dynamic range is pretty wide. In the small mining town of Valentine's Bluffs, there's a 20-year-old secret of mystery and murder. My Bloody Valentine's cut footage is presented individually in another extra, with brief introductions from the cast and crew.
The four surround channels are employed for all manner of discrete moments to accompany the dimensional effects. He takes us through each one of the main kills, and man does all that latex look bad in harsh light. Recommended for fans of the genre. Score: 6 out of 10 The Bottom Line My Bloody Valentine 3D is an occasionally illogical no-brains slasher, but it's one helluva fun ride, regardless. The decapitation was cut out, so it looks like his body just falls, stops short when the end of the wire is reached, sprays blood all over Patty and Sarah, and then resumes falling. The same year, Lionsgate released a of the film. Nearly 20 years later, the town has decided to revive the celebration, but when the mayor and sheriff get a nasty box of candy, they know Harry is back on the prowl.
Flashback: 2:11 clip includes :47 intro and roughly 4 seconds of new footage 10. My Bloody Valentine Year: Director: Stars: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Genre: Rating: 7 from 1 vote Review: Valentine Bluffs is a town with a secret, a tale the young people half-know, although the details are sketchy. My Bloody Valentine is the only recent 3-D release that makes consistently good use of its format yes, arguably even more so than Beowulf. The mine setting, meanwhile, is an inspired decision. Because they forgot to check gas levels, there was an explosion that trapped the miners. If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you grow your business.
The mono is about as strong as a mono track can be; the 5. Even with the edited in gore scenes … but this? Most of us love that kind of thing, and it seemed as if the killer, Harry Warden, was ready to take his rightful place on the throne of slasher royalty. The deleted scenes section gives fans a handful of deleted bits and an alternate ending. Horror Films of the 1980s. One of the best of those films, My Bloody Valentine, came along in 1981.
But I wonder if that lends to the atmosphere of the movie. It gets you pumped up for the film, but it's just a long commercial. Mabel: 2:37 clip includes :35 intro and roughly 16 seconds of new footage 3. There were not recognizable faces in this one, so that also added to the terror of the movie. A pickax to the belly, a 10-penny nail through the forehead, a granite drill through the back. Colors are very deep - the palette is flush with deep crimsons, blues and splashes of purple and green.
» Quotes : Anything happen? Jensen Ackles from Supernatural fame is in the film. Axel calls Sarah to warn her that Tom was in an institution for seven years, prompting her to crash the car. Video is mostly 1080, with only the deleted scenes poor in quality. » My Bloody Valentine 1981 takes place in a small mining town. To be fair I still haven't seen the recent 3-D release so I guess you could say I'm still watching the franchise in the correct order , but it would seem a bit more impressive as a film buff if I didn't have to admit this is my first viewing of My Bloody Valentine.
Also no gratuitous nudity which is rare for an 80's slasher. If you like my stuff, feel free to subscribe using the link at the bottom of this column to get email updates. You'll immediately notice when a scene has been added back in, since it exhibits a loss of detail and color balance see screenshot number 12. First, I was somewhat let down by the tendency to telegraph every scene where the killer appears. It starts off as a simple primer on slasher films with Adam Rockoff. But myself, it was a rough movie to sit through.
When the others realize Dave and Sylvia have been murdered, they contact authorities, but several of the partygoers have already decided to enter the mines for fun. While Lionsgate's release highlights the extended version of the movie, the original theatrical version is also included. The following year, Warden awakens and escapes the hospital, killing numerous patients and staff. The source is pristine and razor-sharp. You can also get an instant mobile notification with our iPhone- or Android app.