Scream Factory upgrades The Vampire Lovers to Collector’s Edition

When Scream Factory released The Vampire Lovers in 2013, there were some bonus features on the Blu-ray. Now that the label has put out numerous Hammer horror titles over the last few years, they’re re-issuing the Blu-ray with plenty of new bonus features to create The Vampire Lovers: Collector’s Edition. The film features Ingrid Pitt as vampire who works both sides of a neck. The film was from the time when Hammer needed to bring a little erotic action to their frights. The Blu-ray upgrade arrives right before Christmas on December 21. Here’s the press release from Scream Factory:

THE VAMPIRE LOVERS COLLECTOR’S EDITION
Highly Anticipated Cult Classic Arrives December 21, 2021 
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A diabolical female vampire ravages the young girls and other townsfolk of a peaceful hamlet in eighteenth century Europe in revenge for the killing of her fellow vampires years earlier. A rousing hunt for the vampiress ensues as a group of men follow her bloody trail of terror through the countryside. Adapted from J. Sheridan Le Fanu’s novella Carmilla, THE VAMPIRE LOVERS stars Ingrid Pitt (Countess Dracula), Madeline Smith (Frankenstein And The Monster From Hell) and Peter Cushing (Horror Of DraculaThe Curse Of Frankenstein). On December 21, 2021, SCREAM FACTORY™ is thrilled to present the entertaining Hammer classic THE VAMPIRE LOVERS Collector’s Edition Blu-ray™, featuring an new 4K scan, audio commentary with film historians, a bountiful of new featurettes, and more! Fans who order THE VAMPIRE LOVERS Collector’s Edition from ShoutFactory.com will receive an exclusive 18” x 24” rolled poster featuring new artwork, while supplies last.   
THE VAMPIRE LOVERS Collector’s Edition
Bonus Features
NEW 4K Scan From The Original Camera Negative
NEW Audio Commentary With Film Historian/Author Dr. Steve Haberman And Film Historian/Filmmaker Constantine Nasr
NEW The Rapture Of Cruelty: Carmilla In Classic Cinema – An Audio Essay Read By Actress Madeline Smith
NEW To Love A Vampire – An Introduction By Actress Madeline Smith
NEW Carnal Crimson – Film Historian/Author Kim Newman On The Carmilla Legend
NEW Fangs For The Memories – Film Historian/Author Jonathan Rigby Remembers THE VAMPIRE LOVERS
Audio Commentary With Director Roy Ward Baker, Actress Ingrid Pitt, And Screenwriter Tudor Gates
Audio Commentary With Film Historians Marcus Hearn And Jonathan Rigby
Feminine Fantastique – Resurrecting THE VAMPIRE LOVERS
New Blood: Hammer Enters The 70s – Film Historians Discuss Hammer Films During The 70s
Madeline Smith: Vampire Lover – An Interview With Actress Madeline Smith
Reading Of Carmilla By Actress Ingrid Pitt
Deleted Shot Of The Opening Beheading
Trailers From Hell: Mick Garris On THE VAMPIRE LOVERS
Theatrical Trailer
Radio Spots
Photo Galleries – Movie Stills, Behind-The-Scenes Stills, Posters, And Lobby Cards 

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