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    Unique ID Code: 0000166926
    Added by: Stuart McLean
    Added on: 20/1/2015 13:35
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    Ganja and Hess

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    Certificate: 18
    Running Time: 113 Mins
    Retail Price: £19.99
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    Content Type: Movie

    Duane Jones (Night of the Living Dead) stars as anthropologist Hess Green, who is stabbed with an ancient ceremonial dagger by his unstable assistant (director Bill Gunn), endowing him with the blessing of immortality, and the curse of an unquenchable thirst for blood. When the assistant’s beautiful and outspoken wife Ganja (Marlene Clark) comes searching for her vanished husNight of the Living Deadband, she and Hess form an unexpected partnership. Together, they explore just how much power there is in the blood.

    Special Features:
    • Brand new 1080p high-definition transfer
    • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
    • Feature-length commentary with producer Chiz Schultz, lead actress Marlene Clark, cinematogropher James Hinton and composer Sam Waymon
    • Select scene commentary with historian David Kalat
    • The Blood of the Thing: film historian David Kalat leads an interview-based documentary about the film
    • Gunn’s original screenplay available via DVD-Rom and BD-Rom
    • Reversible Sleeve
    • 24-page booklet featuring a new essay by critic and author Kim Newman and a vintage letter written by Gunn to the New York Times, illustrated with archival images

    Video Tracks:
    1.66:1 OAR Colour

    Audio Tracks:
    Mono English

    Directed By:
    Bill Gunn

    Written By:

    Duane Jones
    Marlene Clark
    Bill Gunn

    Soundtrack By:
    Sam Waymon

    Director of Photography:
    James E. Hinton

    Victor Kanefsky

    Costume Designer:
    Scott Barrie

    Jack Jordan ... executive producer
    Quentin Kelly ... executive producer
    Chiz Schultz ... producer
    Joan Shikegawa ... associate producer (as Joan Shigekawa)

    Eureka Classics

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