REVIEW: DEAD IN TOMBSTONE
OVERVIEW: A ruthless outlaw returns from beyond the grave
to avenge his own murder in Dead in Tombstone. The latest in Universal Studios Home
Entertainment’s groundbreaking DVD Originals™ series, Dead in Tombstone features a starstudded
cast including Danny Trejo (Machete, “Sons of Anarchy”), Anthony Michael Hall
(The Dark Knight, “Warehouse 13”), Dina Meyer (the Saw franchise, Piranha, DragonHeart)
and Oscar® nominee Mickey Rourke (The Wrestler, Iron Man 2). Dead in Tombstone will
be available on early Digital October 8, 2013 as well as on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack with
Digital including UltraViolet™, on DVD and On Demand on October 22, 2013, from
Universal 1440 Entertainment, a production entity of Universal Studios Home Entertainment.
Includes unrated version.
Straddling the thin line between life and death, Dead in Tombstone is a fiery tale of greed,
revenge and atonement set in a Gold Rush boomtown populated by thugs, drunks and
unlikely heroes. DVD Originals™ veteran Roel Reine (The Marine 2, Death Race 2, Scorpion
King 3) directs from a script by Shane Kuhn and Brandon Cowles (Scorpion King 3).
SYNOPSIS: Danny Trejo (Machete), Anthony Michael Hall (The Dark Knight) and Oscar® nominee
Mickey Rourke (The Wrestler) star in this fiery, action-packed battle for vengeance. As a
ruthless gang overruns a small mining town, they murder their own leader, Guerrero
Hernandez (Trejo), in a cold-blooded power grab. Sentenced to eternity in hell, Guerrero
finds himself confronted by Satan himself (Rourke), offering a daring proposition:
deliver the six souls of his former gang and he will escape damnation. With time running out, he
sets out on a brutal rampage to avenge his own death.
The film is
presented in widescreen in a 1.78:1 aspect ration preserving its
theatrical format. The picture is just flawless. Not only the
picture looks great in this release, also the sound it is good,
a 5.1 Dolby Digital in English that provides a good complement
to the picture. It also includes English
and Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (1.78:1) 16x9
DTS-HD Master Audio
5.1, DVS - 2.0 Dolby Digital DTS (English); Digital Surround
5.1 (Spanish and French)
Subtitles - English Spanish
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Horses, Guns &
Explosions: Discover how some of the jaw dropping stunts
Roel Reiné: The Leader of the
Gang: Learn about director Roel Reiné’s unique style and filming technique.
A Town Transformed: Discover and watch how the town of Tombstone was
Creating Hell: The Visual Effects: Explore the exhilarating visual effects.
DELETED SHOTS MONTAGE
THE MAKING OF DEAD IN TOMBSTONE: Go behind the scenes of this actionpacked
movie and get a glimpse into hell!
FEATURE COMMENTARY with Director Roel Reiné