Return of the Fly

  • Country of origin: USA
  • Year released: 1959
  • Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
  • Director: Edward Bernds
  • Length: 80 min
  • IMDb rating: Return of the Fly (1959) on IMDb

Return of the Fly was the polar opposite of the film that had sired it: cheap, careless and crass. From its Universal-inspired opening of a doomy visit to a cobweb-encrusted ‘mad lab’ in the middle of a thunderstorm to its monster-rally finale, it is pure drive-in drivel.

Denis Meikle, Vincent Price: The Art of Fear (Reynolds & Hearn, 2003)

Selected disc options for Return of the Fly

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Scream Factory BD-A/US 2019
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Scream Factory BD-A/US 2014
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20th Century Fox DVD-1/US 2007
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20th Century Fox DVD-1/US/OOP 2000
Audio Commentary by Actor Brett Halsey and Film Historian David Del Valle has extra has extra
Audio Commentary by Actor David Frankham, Moderated by Jonathan David Dixon has extra
Audio Commentary by Film Historian Tom Weaver has extra
“A&E Biography: Vincent Price” (TV Episode, 1997, 44:03) has extra has extra
The Art of Fear (12:13) has extra
Introductory Price: Undertaking “The Vincent Price Gothic Horrors” (13:16) has extra
Vincent Price: Renaissance Man (27:20) has extra
Working with Vincent Price (15:25) has extra
Stills Gallery [20th Century Fox] (95 Images) has extra
Stills Gallery [Scream Factory 1] (18 Images, 1:38) has extra
Stills Gallery [Scream Factory 2] (23 Images, 1:51) has extra
Theatrical Trailer (1:38) has extra has extra has extra has extra
TV Spot (1:03) has extra has extra has extra
Vincent Price Trailer Gallery (23:49) has extra

Notes

Ultimate Edition

Combine the best digital presentation with a selection of choice extras for the ultimate edition.

Return of the Fly title screen
Presentation Scream Factory BD
  • Video
    • File 1
      • Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
      • Resolution: 1080p23.976
      • Overall bit rate: 36.00 Mbps
      • Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
      • Length:1:20:19.978
      • File size: 26.78 GiB
  • Audio
    • File 1
      • Language: English DTS-HD MA 2.0 Mono
      • Sampling rate: 48 kHz
      • Bit rate: 1614 kbps
      • Bit depth: 24-bit
  • Subtitles
    • English SDH
Scream Factory BD
  • Video
    • File 1
      • Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
      • Resolution: 1080p23.976
      • Overall bit rate: 32.76 Mbps
      • Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
      • Length:1:20:19.882
      • File size: 20.52 GiB
  • Audio
    • File 1
      • Language: English DTS-HD MA 2.0 Mono
      • Sampling rate: 48 kHz
      • Bit rate: 2080 kbps
      • Bit depth: 24-bit
  • Subtitles
    • English SDH
Extras Audio Commentary by Actor Brett Halsey and Film Historian David Del Valle Scream Factory BD
Audio Commentary by Actor David Frankham, Moderated by Jonathan David Dixon Scream Factory BD
Audio Commentary by Film Historian Tom Weaver Scream Factory BD
“A&E Biography: Vincent Price” (TV Episode, 1997, 44:03, 480i) Scream Factory BD
The Art of Fear (12:13, 1080i60) Scream Factory BD
Introductory Price: Undertaking “The Vincent Price Gothic Horrors” (13:16, 1080p) Scream Factory BD
Vincent Price: Renaissance Man (27:20, 1080i60) Scream Factory BD
Working with Vincent Price (15:25, 1080i60) Scream Factory BD
Stills Gallery [20th Century Fox] (95 Images) 20th Century Fox DVD
Stills Gallery [Scream Factory 1] (18 Images, 1:38, 1080p) Scream Factory BD
Stills Gallery [Scream Factory 2] (23 Images, 1:51, 1080i60) Scream Factory BD
Theatrical Trailer (1:38, 1080i60) Scream Factory BD
TV Spot (1:03, 1080i60) Scream Factory BD
Vincent Price Trailer Gallery (23:49, 1080p) Scream Factory BD

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