John Carpenter’s Big Trouble in Little China was an anomaly when released in 1986 and, 30+ years later, there’s still nothing like it. Though a rumored reboot/sequel appears to have stalled, today brings word that Shout! Factory is releasing a new steelbook and Collector’s Edition of Big Trouble in Little China; they’ve got some great deals on bundles as well. Read all about it below.
ShoutFactory.com is proud to announce Big Trouble In Little China exclusive bundles!
For the first time ever, Scream Factory is bringing a classic Carpenter film to fans as a Steelbook and a Collector’s Edition at the same time! The deluxe, limited edition box sets will include a 7″ of newly recorded music from Big Trouble In Little China via Sacred Bones. The A-side is the 2017 version of the main theme, “Porkchop Express (Big Trouble in Little China),” and the B-side contains a never-before-released recording of “The Alley War,” composed by John Carpenter and recorded by John, Cody Carpenter, and Daniel Davies earlier this year. Our green vinyl variant is a limited edition of 2,500 copies and is housed in a lavish slipcase with new art by frequent Carpenter collaborator Chris Bilheimer.
Kurt Russell stars as Jack Burton, a tough-talking truck driver whose life goes into a supernatural tailspin when his best friend’s fiancée is kidnapped. Jack suddenly finds himself in a murky, danger-filled world beneath San Francisco’s Chinatown, where Lo Pan, a 2,000-year-old magician, mercilessly rules an empire of spirits. Facing down a host of unearthly terrors, Jack battles through Lo Pan’s dark domain in a full-throttle, action-riddled ride to rescue the girl. Also starring James Hong, Kim Cattrall and Dennis Dun, this special effects-filled spectacle is a non-stop thrill ride to an incredible finish!
These ShoutFactory.com exclusive bundles contain:
- Big Trouble In Little China [Collector’s Edition] 2-disc Blu-ray set (with slipcover)
- Big Trouble In Little China [Limited Edition Steelbook] 2-disc Blu-ray set
- An exclusive 18” x 24” rolled poster of the new Collector’s Edition artwork by Laz Marquez
- An exclusive 28.5” x 16.5″ rolled lithograph of the new Steelbook artwork by Nat Marsh
- 7” record on exclusive green vinyl via Sacred Bones
There are five different offers, and you know what ‘ol Jack Burton always says at a time like this, so click here to order yours today!
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