Assault on Precinct 13 Coming To Blu-ray

Good news all you John Carpenter fans in the UK, British film label Second Sight Films has annouced the release of Assault on Precinct 13 40th Anniversary Limited Edition Box Set on Blu-ray.

Due for release at the end of November 2016.

The 1976 film stars Austin Stoker, Darwin Joston, Laurie Zimmer, Nancy Kyes. Written, directed & music by John Carpenter.

Plot

A police station in the process of closing down and relocating becomes under siege from armed gang of thugs known as Street Thunder.  With the phones cut and no radio and only a minmal staff and a couple of prisoners in the cells, they will have to work together if they are to survive the night.

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So just what do you get with the limited edition?

Special Features
  • Newly Restored Version
  • Producing Precinct 13: A new interview with Joseph Kaufman
  • Return to Precinct 13: A new Interview with Austin Stoker
  • Interview with John Carpenter and Austin Stoker
  • Captain Voyeur : John Carpenter student short (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • Filmmaking with John: A new interview with Tommy Lee Wallace
  • The Sassy One with Nancy Loomis
  • Do You Remember Laurie Zimmer documentary film (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • Original Film Trailer
  • Radio Spots
  • Audio Commentary with John Carpenter
  • Audio Commentary with Tommy Lee Wallace
  • 5 Art Cards (Limited Edition box set exclusive)
  • Bonus CD soundtrack disc (Limited Edition box set exclusive)

The inclusion of the John Carpenter student short film Captain Voyeur should be of interest to all John Carpenter fans.

You can pre-order Assault On Precinct 13 now from Amazon.co.uk, it’s currently listed for release on the 28th November 2016.