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War of the Colossal Beast (1958) Blu-ray: Enjoyable sequel!

Shout Factory is set to release Director Bert I. Gordon’s horror/sci-fi, War of the Colossal Beast (1958) on Blu-ray.

After Colonel Glenn Manning survived an experimental plutonium blast that triggered his mutation into a seventy-foot giant, everyone believes he plunged to death from the top of Boulder Dam. Everyone, that is, except for his sister, Joyce. She is convinced that her brother is alive. Joyce sets out to find her brother in the mountains of Mexico … but she is unprepared for the full truth. Her brother is hideously disfigured now … and very angry. When he is captured by the authorities, the Colossal Beast escapes to wreak havoc on Los Angeles!

Release date: November 10, 2020
Genre: Horror / Sci-fi

Disc and film details

  • Director: Bert I. Gordon
  • Cast: Sally Fraser, Roger Pace, Duncan ‘Dean’ Parkin
  • Country: USA
  • Production Year: 1958
  • Discs: 1 Blu-ray Disc
  • Region: A
  • Run Time: 97 minutes
  • Formats: Black and white / 1.66:1
  • Audio: English
  • Subtitle: English
  • Studio: Shout Factory

Special features

NEW Audio Commentary With Author/Film Historian C. Courtney Joyner, Filmmaker Donald F. Glut, and Monster Historian Eric Hoffman
NEW Size Matters: Bert I. Gordon At AIP
Alternate Black And White Ending
Theatrical Trailer
Optional English SDH subtitles for the main feature

War of the Colossal Beast (1958) trailer

Notice: The picture quality of these videos do not reflect the picture quality of the Blu-ray or DVD in this package.

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