Released in 1987, From a Whisper to a Scream (also known as The Offspring) has the distinct honor of being iconic actor Vincent Price’s last role in a horror film, which alone makes it a piece of genuine horror history. The film heads to Blu-ray in a couple months, and we’ve got the details for ya today!
Scream Factory puts From a Whisper to a Scream on Blu-ray for the very first time on April 28th, 2015, the release jam-packed with an array of new bonus features, including two audio commentaries and the feature-length documentary Return to Oldfield: The Making of Whisper to a Scream.
Price plays historian Julian White in the film. On the night his niece is executed for committing a string of brutal killings, White reveals the sinister secrets of her hometown, Oldfield, Tennessee, a horrific hamlet that spawns evil.
But as the town’s murderous legacy is exposed with White’s chilling accounts – including stories of a necrophilic madman, a voodoo priest with life-prolonging powers and a legion of children with an appetite for flesh – White doesn’t realize that he is about the write the final chapter of Oldfield’s morbid history…in his own blood!
- Return to Oldfield: The Making of Whisper to a Scream – A comprehensive feature-length documentary about the making of From A Whisper To A Scream, featuring director Jeff Burr, producer Darin Scott, co-screenwriter C. Courtney Joyner, star Clu Gulager, and many more!
- A Decade Under the Innocence: Adventures in Super 8 Filmmaking – A feature-length documentary about teenage adventures in ‘Super 8’ filmmaking during the 1970’s in Georgia, featuring director Jeff Burr and more!
- Audio Commentary with writer/director Jeff Burr
- Audio Commentary with writer/producer Darin Scott and writer C. Courtney Joyner
- Still Gallery with commentary by writer/director Jeff Burr
- Theatrical Trailer
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