Umberto Lenzi’s Hitcher in the Dark Blu-ray Releases July 2022

88 Films are bringing director Umberto Lenzi’s giallo / horror film, Hitcher in the Dark (1989) to blu-ray later this month in the UK.

Hitcher in the Dark Blu-ray – 88 Films

Hitcher in the Dark Blu-ray

The film has been “Remastered 2K Transfer in 1.85:1 Aspect Ratio from the Original Negative” so fingers crossed it looks amazing!

This release is a limited edition of just 2000 units so you may wish to pre-order if you’re keen on this film.


  • Discs: 1
  • Region Code: B
  • Picture: 1080p HD 1.85:1
  • Audio: DTS-HD MA Mono
  • 2.0 English LPCM Mono
  • Optional English SDH
  • Runing Time: 96 mins approx
  • Language: English


  • Includes Rigid Slipcase
  • Double-sided fold-out Poster
  • 40 Page Booklet
  • Reversible Sleeve
  • Audio commentary with Author Troy Howarth
  • A Daughter – Interview with Alessandra Lenzi
  • The Hitcher’s Sound – Interview with Piero Parisi
  • Il Cinema Kriminal Di Umberto Lenzi – Part 2
  • Original Trailer

You can pre-order now on blu-ray from Amazon for £24.99 (Prices correct as of 21.07.22).

Alternatively you can purchase directly from 88 Films website also for £24.99

Hitcher in the Dark Blu-ray releases on 25th July 2022 in the UK.

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