Shout! Factory has signed a deal with New Horizons Picture Corporation securing exclusive North American home entertainment rights to more than 50 Roger Corman properties.
The partners are planning to remaster a number of Corman titles that have been long out of print and are creating bonus content for upcoming special edition and double feature launches.
The first titles to go out under the Roger Corman’s Cult Classics label will be Piranha Special Edition DVD, Humanoids From The Deep, Up From The Depths, and Demon Of Paradise in April.
Rock ’N’ Roll High School Special Edition DVD, Suburbia, Death Race 2000, Warlords Of The 21st Century, Deathsport, Forbidden World and Galaxy Of Terror are among other releases.
“Roger holds an incredibly rich legacy in Hollywood,” Shout! Factory founding partners Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos. who made the announcement with Corman, said. “His cinematic works, spanning decades, continue to influence film-makers worldwide.”