9 January 2012
Hammer historicals make DVD debut
Two classic Hammer historical adventures receive their world DVD debut on January 16th courtesy of StudioCanal in the UK. Both The Brigand of Kandahar was the last in Hammer's long co-production deal with Columbia Pictures and is set in 1850s India. The Scarlet Blade is an adventure set during the troubled English Civil War. Both films star Oliver Reed and were directed by John Gilling.
Both films are presented in their original widescreen scope ratio, in vanilla editions.