Radiance Films: Planet of the Vampires Blu-ray Arrives May 2024

Mario Bava fans will be pleased with one of Radiance Films May releases, Planet of the Vampires Blu-ray coming to the UK.

Planet of the Vampires (1965) is a sci-fi horror starring Barry Sullivan, Norma Bengell, Ángel Aranda and Evi Marandi.

When a group of astronauts land on a alien world they begin turning on each other.

This limited edition release is a “4K scan of the film from the original negative under the supervision of Lamberto Bava and carried out at Fotocinema in Rome in collaboration with CSC Cineteca Nazionale”.

High-Definition Blu-ray presentations of the Italian (90 mins) and English (88 mins) versions of the film.


  • Discs: 1
  • Region: B
  • Video: 1080p High Definition
  • Aspect Ratio: TBC
  • Audio: Uncompressed Mono Audio
  • Running Time: 88 / 90 mins approx
  • Rating: 15


  • Limited Edition 80 Page Book
  • 6 x Exclusive Postcards Featuring Promotional Material
  • Reversible Sleeve
  • Archival Audio Commentary by Tim Lucas (Author of Mario Bava: All the Colors of the Dark)
  • Documentary Feature (Explores Planet of the Vampires)
  • Archival Interview with Lamberto Bava
  • Super 8 Version: Reconstruction of the cut-down version distributed as Planet der Vampire (17 mins)
  • Joe Dante / Josh Olsen Trailer Commentaries
  • Trailers
  • Press & Image Gallery from the Tim Lucas / Alan Y. Upchurch Collection

You can pre-order now on Blu-ray £22.99 from Amazon. (Price correct as of 01.05.24).

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Planet of the Vampires Blu-ray releases on 27th May 2024 in the UK.

Planet of the Vampires Blu-ray

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