Before Sam Raimi decided to tackle everyone’s favorite web-slinger in the hit Spider-Man trilogy he brought a different type of super hero to life with 1990s Darkman starring Liam Neeson, Frances McDormand, and Larry Drake. There have been various releases of the film over the years, but not Shout Factory is releasing an all-new Collector’s Edition on Blu-ray that is sure to a must have for fans.
If for some reason you have never checked out this cult classic it follows Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition and forever altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake becomes known as Darkman, assuming alternate identities in his quest for revenge and a new life with a former love.
This latest release not only features the film but also numerous special features including interviews, commentary, vintage Making Of and interviews, theatrical trailer, TV spots, still galleries, and a collectible cover featuring newly rendered retro-style artwork, a reversible cover wrap with original theatrical key art.
Be sure to grab your copy when Darkman Collector’s Edition Blu-ray hits stores on February 18th.
For more information or to pre-order your copy head over to http://www.shoutfactory.com/node/218599