Blu-Ray News #191: Blood And Black Lace (1964).

Directed by Mario Bava
Starring Cameron Mitchell, Eva Bartok, Paul Frees, 30 of the most glamorous girls in the world

VCI is bringing Mario Bava’s Blood And Black Lace (1964) to Blu-Ray here in the States with a slew of extras, some of them carried over from VCI’s previous DVD.

This picture is worthwhile for Bava’s use of color alone. Then consider that the whole thing was done for about $150,000. It’s really incredible.

This is one of the great Paul Frees’ finest hours, as he provided most of the male voices for the English-dubbed version.

Coming in October. Highly recommended.

1 Comment

Filed under 1964, DVD/Blu-ray News, Mario Bava, VCI

One response to “Blu-Ray News #191: Blood And Black Lace (1964).

  1. Mike Richards

    For me, this is definitely one of Bava’s best, l bought the VCI disc a few years back. So would probably pass on blu ray unless they double up on the extras, though it should look great in HD, especially the darkness and bold colours.
    I recently watched Bava’s Five Dolls For An August Moon, and compared to Blood and Black Lace, it’s a big disappointment.


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