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The Beast Must Die

  • Year:1974
  • Country of origin: UK
  • Genre: Horror, Mystery
  • Director: Paul Annett
  • Length: 93 min
  • IMDb rating: The Beast Must Die (1974) on IMDb
Poster of The Beast Must Die

Selected disc options for The Beast Must Die

Extras
Severin box art
Severin BD-A/US 2020
Severin box art
Severin BD-A/US 2017
Indicator box art
Indicator BD-B/UK 2020
Dark Sky box art
Dark Sky DVD-1/US 2006
Image box art
Image DVD-0/US/OOP 2001
Audio Commentary by Director Paul Annett, Moderated by Jonathan Sothcott has extra has extra has extra has extra
Introduction by Author Stephen Laws (3:34) has extra
And Then There Were Werewolves - Audio Essay by Film Historian Troy Howarth (18:35) has extra has extra
Directing the Beast - Interview with Director Paul Annett (12:58) has extra has extra has extra has extra
The BEHP Interview with Jack Hildyard - Audio Interview with Director of Photography Jack Hildyard (1988, 92:00) has extra
The BEHP Interview with Peter Tanner, Part Two: 1939–1987 - Audio Interview with Editor Peter Tanner (1987, 80:18) has extra
Audio Interview with Producer Max Rosenberg - Conducted by Jonathan Sothcott (2000, 47:24) has extra has extra
Audio Interview with Producer Milton Subotsky - Conducted by Philip Nutman (1985, 6:48) has extra
Stills Gallery [Dark Sky] (24 Images) has extra
Stills Gallery [Indicator] has extra
Biography: Actor Anton Diffring (8 Screens) has extra
Biography: Actor Calvin Lockhart (4 Screens) has extra
Biography: Actor Charles Gray (5 Screens) has extra
Biography: Actor Peter Cushing (12 Screens) has extra
Biography: Director Paul Annett (3 Screens) has extra
Biography: Producers Max J. Rosenberg and Milton Subotski (7 Screens) has extra
Theatrical Trailer (0:60) has extra has extra
Theatrical Trailer [Severin, Indicator] - With Optional Commmentary by Kim Newman and David Flint (0:59) has extra has extra
Super 8 Version (18:16) has extra

Notes

  • Severin’s 2020 Blu-ray producer interview extras are also on its Blu-ray of The Vault of Amicus (2017), with the Milton Subotsky interview being full length.
  • Severin’s 2017 Blu-ray is included in “The Amicus Collection” box set with Asylum (1972), And Now the Screaming Starts! (1973) and The Vault of Amicus (2017).
  • Indicator’s Blu-ray includes a 40-page booklet with writing by Neil Young (“Panicked by Darkness: ‘The Beast Must Die’”). Part one of the interview with Peter Tanner is available on its Blu-ray of I, Monster (1971).
  • Dark Sky’s “The Amicus Collection” DVD includes a booklet with writing by Christopher Gullo. It is also available in “The Amicus Collection” box set.
  • Image’s “The EuroShock Collection” DVD contains no extras.

Ultimate Edition

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

  • Introduction by Author Stephen Laws (3:34)
  • And Then There Were Werewolves (18:35)
  • Directing the Beast (12:57)
Presentation Severin BD 2020
  • Video
    • File 1
      • Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
      • Resolution: 1080p23.976
      • Overall bit rate: 24.00 Mbps
      • Aspect ratio: 1.66:1
      • Length:1:33:12.503
      • File size: 17.97 GiB
  • Audio
    • File 1
      • Language: English DTS-HD MA 2.0 Mono
      • Sampling rate: 48 kHz
      • Bit rate: 1871 kbps
      • Bit depth: 24-bit
  • Subtitles
    • English SDH
Severin BD 2017
  • Video
    • File 1
      • Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
      • Resolution: 1080p23.976
      • Overall bit rate: 22.69 Mbps
      • Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
      • Length:1:33:10.918
      • File size: 20.84 GiB
  • Audio
    • File 1
      • Language: English DTS-HD MA 2.0 Mono
      • Sampling rate: 48 kHz
      • Bit rate: 1570 kbps
      • Bit depth: 16-bit
    • File 2
      • Language: Spanish DTS-HD MA 2.0 Mono
      • Sampling rate: 48 kHz
      • Bit rate: 1571 kbps
      • Bit depth: 16-bit
  • Subtitles
    • English SDH
Indicator BD 2020
  • Video
    • File 1
      • Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
      • Resolution: 1080p23.976
      • Overall bit rate: 24.00 Mbps
      • Aspect ratio: 1.67:1
      • Length:1:33:12.295
      • File size: 16.71 GiB
  • Audio
    • File 1
      • Language: English LPCM 1.0
      • Sampling rate: 48 kHz
      • Bit rate: 1152 kbps
      • Bit depth: 24-bit
  • Subtitles
    • English SDH
Extras Audio Commentary by Director Paul Annett, Moderated by Jonathan Sothcott Severin BD
Introduction by Author Stephen Laws (3:34, 1080p) Indicator BD
And Then There Were Werewolves - Audio Essay by Film Historian Troy Howarth (18:35, 1080p) Severin BD
Directing the Beast - Interview with Director Paul Annett (12:57, 1080i60) Severin BD
The BEHP Interview with Jack Hildyard - Audio Interview with Director of Photography Jack Hildyard (1988, 92:00) Indicator BD
The BEHP Interview with Peter Tanner, Part Two: 1939–1987 - Audio Interview with Editor Peter Tanner (1987, 80:18) Indicator BD
Audio Interview with Producer Max Rosenberg - Conducted by Jonathan Sothcott (2000, 47:24, 480p) Severin BD
Audio Interview with Producer Milton Subotsky - Conducted by Philip Nutman (1985, 6:48, 1080p) Severin BD
Stills Gallery [Dark Sky] (24 Images) Dark Sky DVD
Stills Gallery [Indicator] Indicator BD
Biography: Actor Anton Diffring (8 Screens) Dark Sky DVD
Biography: Actor Calvin Lockhart (4 Screens) Dark Sky DVD
Biography: Actor Charles Gray (5 Screens) Dark Sky DVD
Biography: Actor Peter Cushing (12 Screens) Dark Sky DVD
Biography: Director Paul Annett (3 Screens) Dark Sky DVD
Biography: Producers Max J. Rosenberg and Milton Subotski (7 Screens) Dark Sky DVD
Theatrical Trailer [Severin, Indicator] - With Optional Commmentary by Kim Newman and David Flint (0:59, 1080p) Severin BD
Super 8 Version (18:16, 1080p) Indicator BD