As diehard horror fans know, Leatherface wasn't the only cinematic killer to rev up a chainsaw, as evidenced by 1982's Pieces. The cult slasher film will come out on a special three-disc Blu-ray on February 23rd via Diabolik DVD before hitting store shelves March 1st from Grindhouse Releasing:

From Diabolik DVD: "Grindhouse Releasing is proud to present the sickest and most violent of all the early '80s slasher movies. A psychopathic killer stalks a Boston campus, brutally slaughtering nubile young college co-eds, collecting body parts from each victim to create the likeness of his mother who he savagely murdered with an axe when he was ten years old! PIECES is a wild, unrated gorefest, with enough splatter and sleaze to shock the most jaded horror fan.


- TWO complete versions of this shocking gore classic:
PIECES (83 min.) - the original, unrated U.S. theatrical version, presented in English
MIL GRITOS TIENE LA NOCHE (86 min.) - the original uncensored director's cut,
presented in Spanish with original score by Librado Pastor (with English Subtitles translated directly from the Spoken Language)

- Spectacular new 4K transfers - scanned from the original camera negative

- Brand new audio commentary by star Jack Taylor

- Special 5.1 audio option - the Vine Theater Experience!

- In-depth interviews with director Juan Piquer Simón and genre superstar Paul L. Smith

- 42nd STREET MEMORIES - all-new feature-length documentary containing interviews with Bill Lustig, Larry Cohen, Frank Henenlotter, Buddy Giovinazzo, Jeff Lieberman, John Skipp, Lynn Lowry, Terry Levene, and many other exploitation icons

- Extensive gallery of stills and poster art

- Exhaustive filmographies

- Liner notes by legendary horrors journalists Chas. Balun and Rick Sullivan

- BONUS CD -  original soundtrack - newly remastered from the original studio tapes

- Beautiful embossed slipcover

- First 3000 units include an actual jigsaw puzzle! Strictly limited to 3000 units!


Color - 1.66:1 - 1983 - UNRATED - ALL REGION"

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