Diner (1987/Vestron/Lionsgate Blu-ray)
B Sound: B Extras: B Film: C+
parts comedy and horror, Blood Diner is a 1987 film directed
by Jackie Kong that is finally finding its way onto Blu-ray disc with
a new transfer from the original film elements as part of the Vestron
Video Collectors Series from Lionsgate. Slapped with a long and
drawn warning label of the violence that will soon ensue post
feature, the very '80s film isn't without gracious nudity and gore
that will satisfy fans of cult cinema.
around the cannibalistic Namtut Brothers, who resurrect their Serial
Killer Uncle's brain that talks to them and tells them to kill in an
attempt to poison and terrorize customers of a diner that he worked
at in his past life. The madness takes off from there.
Diner stars Rick Burks, Carl Crew, and Roger Dauer.
in 1080p high definition with a widescreen aspect ratio of 1.85:1 and
an original lossless DTS-HD MA (Master Audio) 2.0 Mono track, the
film looks and sounds impressive on Blu-ray disc, upping any previous
presentation of the film with ease.
Commentary with Director Jackie Kong
Queen Kong, The Cook, The Uncle, and The Detective
Are What They Eat
Interview with Project Consultant Eric Caidin