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    Unique ID Code: 0000131472
    Added by: David Beckett
    Added on: 6/7/2010 14:31
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    Bubba Ho-Tep

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    The King vs. The King of the Dead
    Certificate: 15
    Running Time: 92
    Retail Price: £19.99
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    Content Type: Movie

    Something very strange is going on at the Shady Rest Retirement Home in Mud Creek, Texas. It is the present day, and the King of Rock 'n' Roll (Bruce Campbell) is quietly living out his twilight years in the company of fellow resident, former US president John F. Kennedy (Ossie Davis). Contrary to popular belief, JFK managed to dodge the assassin's bullet but in the aftermath had his skin dyed black and his head messed with by "Them" at the White House. But that's not half of it. According to the former president, there's a malevolent Egyptian mummy on the loose in the halls of the home intent on devouring the residents' souls. Reluctant to take this evil threat lying down, Elvis and JFK decide it's time to kick some mummy ass! Armed with just a Zimmer frame, a wheelchair, a makeshift flamethrower and some dubious karate moves, the decrepit duo set about taking care of business…

    Special Features:
    • Exclusive Introduction by Bruce Campbell
    • Audio Commentary by Director Don Coscarelli And Bruce Campbell
    • Audio Commentary by "The King"
    • Joe R. Lansdale reads from His Original Short Story "Bubba Ho-Tep"
    • Deleted Scenes with Optional Audio Commentary By Don Coscarelli And Bruce Campbell
    • "The Making of Bubba Ho-Tep" Featurette
    • "To Make A Mummy" - Make-Up and Effects Featurette
    • "Fit For A King" - Elvis Costume Featurette
    • "Rock Like an Egyptian" - Featurette on The Music Of "Bubba Ho-Tep"
    • Music Video
    • "The King and I" - An In-Depth Excavation With Don Coscarelli
    • UK Premiere Q&A with Don Coscarelli
    • "Bruce Talks Bubba" - An Interview with Bruce Campbell
    • Theatrical Trailer
    • Photo Gallery
    • TV Spot
    • Cast and Crew Biographies
    • Character Biographies

    Video Tracks:
    1080p Widescreen 1.85:1

    Audio Tracks:
    LPCM 2.0 Stereo English
    DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 English

    Subtitle Tracks:
    English HoH

    Directed By:
    Don Coscarelli

    Written By:

    Bruce Campbell
    Ossie Davis
    Ella Joyce
    Heidi Marnhout
    Reggie Bannister
    Bob Ivy

    Casting By:
    Jerry Whitworth

    Soundtrack By:
    Brian Tyler

    Director of Photography:
    Adam Janeiro

    Scott J. Gill
    Donald Milne

    Costume Designer:
    Shelley Kay

    Production Designer:
    Daniel Vecchione

    Visual Effects:
    Robert Kurtzman
    Greg Nicotero
    Howard Burger
    KNB FX Group

    Don Coscarelli
    Jason R. Savage

    Executive Producer:
    Dac Coscarelli

    Anchor Bay Entertainment

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