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Scanners (1981)

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Domestic Box Office $14,200,000Details
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Critics FreshAudience Upright
80% - Fresh
64% - Upright

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: 1981 (Wide) by Avco Embassy
Video Release: July 15th, 2014 by Criterion
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Keywords: Body Horror, Canuxploitation
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: Canada


Jennifer O'Neil   
Stephen Lack   
Patrick McGoohan   
Michael Ironside    Darryl Revok, Scanner Leader/Head of Biocarbon Amalgamte Drug Lab

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Howard Shore

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for July 15th, 2014

July 14th, 2014

There is actually a $100 million hit on this week's list of new releases, which puts it miles ahead of most of recent weeks. Unfortunately, that new release is Rio 2, which isn't terrible, but it certainly isn't Pick of the Week material either. Worse still, there is practically no depth this week and almost none of the new DVDs / Blu-rays are Pick of the Week contenders. Fortunately, "Weird Al" Yankovic comes to the rescue with Mandatory Fun, which is a CD, which I normally don't talk about. As far as DVDs and Blu-rays are concerned, Orphan Black: Season 2 on Blu-ray is clearly the best. More...

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