The Ray Harryhausen Double Feature (2011) – By Jason S. Lockard

The Ray Harryhausen Double Feature! This Legend Films release brings one thing to mind! Mind blowing special effects! That is what Ray Harryhausen is known for. His stop motion animation on such films as 20 million miles to Earth, Jason and the Argonauts, Clash of the Titans and many, many more. These classic films our etched in the minds of movie lovers forever. Sadly this collection is not of his films. This collection is of films he supervised the colorization of. Let’s take a look at this collection.

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****=Don’t Miss it!
***=Worth a look.
**=An Ok way to spend an evening.
*=You haven’t missed anything.

She (1935) – A group of explorers set out on a mission to find a mysterious force that bestows immortality. Their dangerous journey takes them face to face with She. ***

H.G. Wells’ Things to Come (1936) – A story of 100 years: from world war, dictatorship, disease, the rise of television, and finally, utopia.***

This impressive Blu-ray release not only includes the beautifully painted color versions of these classics, but for film purists there is the classic restored black and white originals. Bonus features include commentaries by Ray Harryhausen and Mark Vaz, interviews with Ray Harryhausen, classic sci-fi toy commercials and much more. Than the best bonus feature; a bonus DVD of another Ray Harryhausen supervised movie ‘The Most Dangerous Game.’

This Blu-Ray is a must have for sci-fi film lovers. It is jammed packed with good things I highly recommend you head over to www.LegendFilms.com or your local DVD provider and get your copy today.

Moral Rating: Mild Violence
Audience: Teens and Adults
Genre: Sci-Fi
Length: 500 Minutes
DVD Released: 2011
DVD Rating: A+