Arrow Video are bringing Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein to both 4K Ultra HD and blu-ray this March. The 1994 horror film was directed by Kenneth Branagh and stars Robert De Niro, Kenneth Branagh, Tom Hulce and Helena Bonham Carter to name just a few.
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein 4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray
The only difference between the 4K UHD and blu-ray seems to be in resolution.
- New 4K restoration from the original camera negatives by Sony Pictures Entertainment
- 4K (2160p) UHD Blu-ray presentation in Dolby Vision (HDR10 compatible)
- Original uncompressed stereo audio and DTS-HD MA 5.1 surround audio
- Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
- Brand new audio commentary by film historians Michael Brooke and Johnny Mains
- Brand new interview with composer Patrick Doyle
- Brand new interview with costumer designer James Acheson
- Brand new interview with make-up designer Daniel Parker
- Mary Shelley and The Creation of a Monster, a brand new documentary featurette on the origins and evolution of the Frankenstein story, featuring Gothic specialists David Pirie, Jonathan Rigby and Stephen Volk
- Dissecting Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, a brand new featurette with David Pirie, Jonathan Rigby and Stephen Volk on the differences between the novel and Kenneth Branagh’s screen adaptation
- Frankenstein: A Liberal Adaptation from Mrs. Shelley’s Famous Story for Edison Production (1910): The first screen adaptation of Shelley’s story in a 2K restoration by the Library of Congress, with music by Donald Sosin
- Original trailers
- Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Laz Marquez
You can pre-order now, 4K UHD for £21.99 on Amazon or £25.00 direct from the Arrow Video website. The blu-ray is priced at £17.99 on Amazon and £18 on Arrow (prices correct as of 17.02.22).
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray are both listed for release in the UK on the 28th March 2022.
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