We bring you more info and trailers for the upcoming Grimm monthly double bills which start on 26th January with Dario Argento’s lost 1971 masterpiece FOUR FLIES ON GREY VELVET and Michele Soavi’s overlooked DELLAMORTE DELLAMORE, THE CEMETERY MAN starring Rupert Everett.
Sponsored by Shameless Screen Entertainment the January horror double bill celebrates their 30th Jan HD remastered release of Argento’s lost masterpiece FOUR FLIES ON GREY VELVET and their 27th Feb release of DELLAMORTE DELLAMORE, THE CEMETERY MAN. A perfect Itailian horror double bill to kick off our regular monthly screenings.
FOUR FLIES ON GREY VELVET
To mark the Fortieth Anniversary of its production, and twenty years after the film disappeared from the public eye, Shameless Screen Entertainment are aiming to release the first ever worldwide Blu-ray of Dario Argento’s Four Flies on Grey Velvet – remastered in HD from the original negative by the original lab.
It’s all a-buzz at Shameless! After two years of behind the scene negotiations via their “Italian connection”, Shameless Screen Entrainment is proud to announce that they will soon release the missing Argento opus: Four Flies on Grey Velvet – or, fact fans, what more accurately should be called Four Flies of Grey Velvet – as per the literal translation of Quattro Mosche Di Velluto Grigio.
It doesn’t stop there, Shameless have worked together with their Italian lab to provide a restored version never seen before.
THE CEMETERY MAN
A dark horror fantasy film, RUPERT EVERETT is called Dellamorte Dellamore, a cemetery care taker who is faced with an epidemic of zombies rising from their graves. Dellamorte goes on an insane killing spree to prevent the living dead from contaminating the rest of the world.. his journey of surreal experiences will culminate with increasingly bizarre sexual encounters with Italian sex symbol Anna Falchi, a recent widow.
On its original release, Martin Scorsese told British critic Alan Jones that “DELLAMORTE DELLAMORE was the best film of the year ..”
The screenings will take place at THE DANCEHOUSE THEATRE, Oxford Road, Manchester (Next to Odder Bar). To book tickts click Here.