Rocky Horror Picture Show 2-Disc Set; 25th Anniversary Special Edition DVD Description
THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW is a magical phenomenon unlike anything ever before seen onscreen. Borrowing largely from cinema's horror conventions, the film begins as an innocent young couple is stranded at the home of a mad scientist who is building the perfect man. The castle is filled with a most bizarre group of characters who worship their master, Dr. Frank-N-Furter, played magnificently by the fabulously sexy Tim Curry, in leather jacket, pearls, fishnet stockings, and heavy makeup. Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon) are forced to examine their own sexuality as the voluptuous doctor releases the hidden desires in each of them.
Based on the stage musical by Richard O'Brien (who also appears in the film as Riff Raff), the film comes alive with unforgettable song-and-dance numbers that have come to represent the sexual liberation of the 1970s. The outstanding costuming and makeup, the terrific acting by a group of relative unknowns (Curry, O'Brien, Bostwick, Sarandon, Nell Campbell, Patricia Quinn, Meat Loaf), and the memorable songs ("Time Warp," "Sweet Transvestite") help make THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW one of the most bizarrely entertaining and satisfying musicals ever made.
Region 1 Note: Disc one contains the original American version or the new U.K. version which contains the "Superheroes" musical sequence. Keep Case - Sensormatic Special Edition Full Frame - 1.33 Disc 1: THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW Single Side - Dual Layer Audio: Dolby Digital 5.1 - English Dolby Digital Mono - English THX Mastered Audio Additional Release Material: Audio Commentary: 1. Richard O'Brien - Co-Writer/Star, Patricia Quinn - Star 2. Full-Length Audience Participation Interactive Features: Interactive Menus Scene Access Multiple Angles: Multi-View Theatre Experience - View Scenes from Theatrical Interaction Pop-Ups: 1. Participation Prompter DVD-ROM Features: Riff Raff's Story Lab DVD-ROM Games: Rocky Horror Trivia Challenge Rocky Horror Video Jukebox Screensavers Disc 2: Supplementary Material Additional Release Material: Alternate Scenes: Closing Credits Alternate Ending: Misprint Ending Trailers: Two Original Theatrical Trailers Production Interviews: VH1 Celebrity Interviews Deleted Scenes: 1. "Once in a While" 2. "Superheroes" Featurette: 1. "Rocky Horror Double Feature Video Show" 2. Excerpts from VH1's "BEHIND THE MUSIC" and "WHERE ARE THEY NOW" Featuring Interviews With Richard O'Brien, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Patricia Quinn, and Meatloaf Aday. 3. VH1 "Pop-Up Video" of "Hot Patootie!" Outtakes: 1. "The Time Warp" 2. "Brad & Janet Undressed" 3. "Janet's Seduction" 4. "Floor Show Preparations" Interactive Features: Interactive Menus Sing-Alongs: 1. "Toucha Toucha Touch Me" 2. "Sweet Transvestite" Text/Photo Galleries: Stills/Photos DVD-ROM Features: Riff Raff's Story Lab DVD-ROM Games: Rocky Horror Trivia Challenge Rocky Horror Video Jukebox Screensavers
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