Fox Home Entertainment Presents A Terrifying Trilogy Of Terror, Debuting On September 9th Just In Time For Halloween

Unearthed from the vaults, three of Hollywoods finest and scariest movies are unleashed for the first time on DVD from Fox Home Entertainment on September 9th as part of the lauded Fox Cinema Classics Collection. Featuring performances from menacing horror icons Bela Lugosi and Vincent Price, plus the smoldering Gene Tierney, among others, the Fox Horror Classics Volume Two three-disc DVD set includes three terrifying films Chandu The Magician, Dr. Renaults Secret and Dragonwyck each of these horror classics has been restored and remastered and features in-depth bonus materials including behind-the-scenes featurettes, restoration comparisons, trailers and more. Based on the addictively popular radio serial, Chandu The Magician (1932) stars the legendary Lugosi in a stunningly photographed thriller about an ingenious inventor with plans to dominate the human race at all costs. In Dr. Renaults Secret (1942), a scientists remote villa in the French countryside leads to a forbidden terror for anyone who encounters it. And lastly, multiple Academy® Award-winner* Joseph Mankiewicz directs an all-star cast of Hollywood legends, including Gene Tierney, Walter Huston and the original master of horror Vincent Price in Dragonwyck (1946), a riveting, atmospheric tale of gothic secrets and forbidden love. The spine-tingling Fox Horror Classics Volume Two DVD collection will be available for the suggested retail price of $19.98 U.S. / $21.98 Canada.

Chandu The Magician – Synopsis:

Megalomaniac and would-be world dominator Roxor has kidnapped Robert Regent, along with his death ray invention, in hopes of using it to degenerate humanity into mindless brutes, leaving himself as Earths supreme intelligence. Faced with revealing the machines secrets or allowing his family to die a horrible death at the hands of Roxor, Regents only hope lies with the intervention of his brother-in-law, the be-turbaned yogi and magician Chandu, who has the power to make men see what is not there.

Chandu The Magician – DVD Features:

· Commentary by Author Gregory William Mank

· Masters of Magic: The World of Chandu featurette

· Restoration Comparison

· Still Gallery

Dr. Renaults Secret Synopsis:

A young man visits his fiancée in a remote French villa where her scientist father (George Zucco) resides. There he meets Noel (J. Carrol Naish), Dr. Renaults mysterious assistant, who has a strange attraction to Renaults daughter. Soon he learns Noels true identity: he is an ape that was turned into a man by Renaults bizarre experiments!

Dr. Renaults Secret DVD Features:

· By the Book: Horror, Suspense, and Literary Inspiration featurette

· Restoration Comparison

· Trailer

· Still Gallery

Dragonwyck – Synopsis:

When Miranda Wells was invited to live with her dark and charming distant cousin Nicholas Van Ryan in order to school his daughter at Dragonwyck manor she was a naive farm girl. As she watches the dark secrets of the house unfold, she becomes more aware of selfishness, desire, and insanity while becoming more involved with Nicholas. The closer Miranda grows to the community and the Van Ryans, the more she wishes she had never come to Dragonwyck.

Dragonwyck DVD Features:

· A House of Secrets: Exploring Dragonwyck featurette

· “Dragonwyck” Radio Show Performed by Vincent Price and Gene Tierney October 7, 1946

· Isolated Score Track

· Restoration Comparison

· Trailer

· Still Galleries

*1950 Academy® Award winner Best Writing, Screenplay, A Letter To Three Wives; 1951 Academy® Award winner Best Writing, Screenplay and Best Director, All About Eve

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