Blu-ray Review: The Stuff (1985)

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The Stuff BR CoverDistributor: Arrow Video

MPAA Rating: R

Director: Larry Cohen

Starring: Michael Moriarty, Andrea Marcovicci, Garrett Morris, Paul Sorvino, Scott Bloom, Danny Aiello.

“Enough is never enough” is the tagline, or one of them, for Larry Cohen’s satirical masterpiece The Stuff. Originally release in 1985, Arrow Video have given it the Blu-ray treatment in 2016. We are treated to a new 2K scan of the original negative as well as some interesting special features for this release. When talking about this movie we always consider this tagline “Are you eating it… or is it eating you?

This is one of those unique movies that combines messages, horror, comedy and loads of great acting in the bonkers world of Continue reading

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Blu-ray Review: The Stuff (1985)

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The Stuff Blu-ray CoverDistributor: Arrow Video

BBFC Classification: 15

Director: Larry Cohen

Starring: Michael Moriarty, Andrea Marcovicci, Garrett Morris, Danny Aiello, Paul Sorvino, Patrick O’Neal, Scott Bloom

Well, it was only a matter of time really, wasn’t it? We’ve had killer sharks, killer piranha fish, killer crocodiles, killer dolls, killer cars and even Killer Klowns, so killer food wasn’t going to be far away. Originally released in 1985, The Stuff was written and directed by Larry Cohen (It’s Alive/God Told Me To) and became a staple of video shops up and down the country during the latter half of the 80s, building something of a cult following along the way, which makes it a perfect candidate for a Blu-ray Continue reading