R1 DVD, R-rated U.S import. Film debuts of Jason Alexander and Holly Hunter. While the plot is simpler and more straightforward than that film, it still manages to keep the viewer engaged. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, + $15.79 Shipping & Import Fees Deposit to Spain. Great release from Arrow. With plenty of trees and bushes to hide behind, canoes to jump out of, and ruins to stalk through, this film favors one fabulous hunting ground. Almost an hour goes by without one, and the final twenty minutes become a bit of an ordeal. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 31, 2018. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Sleepaway Camp (Collector's Edition) (BluRay/DVD Combo) [Blu-ray], Motel Hell (Collector's Edition) [Blu-ray], The Funhouse (Collector's Edition) [Blu-ray], Happy Birthday To Me - Retro VHS Style [Blu-ray], The Strangers [Collector's Edition] [Blu-ray]. In 1980, Harvey Weinstein was desperate to break into the movie business. Alexander in particular is a ball of fun. But I think they did the best they could do. Please try again. Sure it was made as a cash in to the slasher genre, but it was written by the now disgraced Harvey Weinstein loosely based on the legend of Cropsey which would be told around campfires by Jewish folk on their summer holidays in upstate New York. Thanks fellas! A previously rare movie in the UK, it has been hard to get hold of even on VHS and DVD. If this sounds like FRIDAY THE 13TH then you got it, however don't be fooled into thinking this is a rip off. Without sounding dramatic this is the best Steelbook Arrow have ever released. Please try again. The back story is pretty cool, the villain is cool as well but the selling point is the cast and the way they interact like actual people!!!! Visit musicMagpie for great deals and super savings with FREE delivery today! The burning!!!! This one just happens to be one of the best. It might be misconstrued as the height of poor taste to rave about a movie filled with violent deaths but I can't help it, I love slasher flicks! With Brian Matthews, Leah Ayres, Brian Backer, Larry Joshua. Not just card board victims ready to be sliced and diced, you really want these characters to survive. The Burning was one of the flood of movies that followed the success of Friday the 13th, and it's more notable today for an unexpected roster of talent than for its success as a horror movie. R1 DVD, R-rated U.S import. Reviewed in the United States on February 18, 2014. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The original theatrical coming attraction, galleries of stills, poster art and makeup effects, and a PDF of the screenplay round out this typically abundant presentation from Scream Factory. Interestingly a sequel never materialized. A great slasher from the Friday 13th period, remastered beautifully with some great extras. The Burning for me is one of the best slasher films ever made, and who can forget the raft massacre?, with fingers flying everywhere. Arrow does it again, many thanks for this, one of my favourite movies finally in HD 18010p. Click the button below to add the The Burning (1981) DVD to your wish list. The Slumber Party Massacre Collection (Roger Corman's Cult Classics), The People Under The Stairs [Collector's Edition] [Blu-ray]. The picture quality's outstanding, widescreen 1.85:1 & fills all the screen on a modern T.V. --Robert Horton. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 14, 2015. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. A previously rare movie in the UK, it has been hard to get hold of even on VHS and DVD. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. But seriously, where else can you ambush a group of kids, far from safety, if not in a wilderness setting? Alexander in particular is a ball of fun. The Burning (Collector's Edition) [BluRay/DVD Combo] [Blu-ray]. Make up on Cropsy is pretty well disgusting and effective from Tom Savini who turned down work on FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 2 for this movie. releasing is causing me to give five star reviews to what might otherwise only be two or three star films in themselves. Can a few courageous campers save themselves and destroy this demented madman before he kills them all? as a put-upon nerd. While the plot is simpler and more straightforward than that film, it still manages to keep the viewer engaged. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. "The Burning" is a movie that can stand up on its own. It was rushed into production in late summer of 1980 to capitalize on the success of "Friday the 13th." There's not much more to say about the acting, the writing, or the music, other than to reiterate that I enjoyed this one for the most part. There's a problem loading this menu right now. A group of summer camp pranksters get the scare of their lives when they target the camp's creepy caretaker...and he takes bloody revenge "Gruesome" (The Hollywood Reporter) and "stomach churning" (Boxoffice), this terrifying tale is "a brilliant slasher flick [and] gory as hell" (slasherpool.com) After a cruel joke goes awry, severely burning him and subjecting him to five years of intensive, unsuccessful skin graft treatments, Cropsy (Lou David) is back at camp...and ready to wreak havoc on those who scarred him With his hedge clippers in hand, he terrorizes the camp and systematically mutilates each victim. Thankfully, there are scores of bodies (I meant kids) to provide fodder for the dark attired villain of this piece: Cropsey! Multiple Formats, Blu-ray, Anamorphic, NTSC, Widescreen, Brian Matthews, Leah Ayres, Brian Backer, Larry Joshua, Jason Alexander, Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Reviewed in the United States on June 11, 2019. You will note that the opening titles feature the unusual credit of "Created and Produced by Harvey Weinstein," and sure enough, this is the first feature film bearing the name of the future Hollywood mogul. One of the most infamous 80s slashers out there and of course put on the UK's video nasty list. The sound and picture are incredible when compared to my 15 year old, over played DVD. The Burning. There's a reason horror addicts love this movie, basically it delivers the goods & Savini's fx Reviewed in the United States on June 11, 2019. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. The picture quality's outstanding, widescreen 1.85:1 & fills all the screen on a modern T.V. Thankfully, there are scores of bodies (I meant kids) to provide fodder for the dark attired villain of this piece: Cropsey!