Something is amiss in the sleepy village of Frankenstone - for high above there are strange goings on in the Castle Frightenstein. The Count, with his assistant, Igor, are busy at work to make his monster "Brucie" live and take his rightful ploace in the annals of "Distinguished Monsters." Welcome to the brilliantly wacky world of the Canadian cult classic TV show.
Critical Mass Entertainment and Anchor Bay of Canada are preparing a November 11th
DVD release of The Hilarious House of Frightenstein - Gory Gory Transylvania
. This 3-DVD set of the 1971 series starring Billy Van, Mitch Markowitz and Vincent Price will cost CA$29.98 SRP for 9 remastered new-to-DVD episodes that run 447 minutes, and includes the bonus documentary "Return to Transylvania." That featurette is directed by Ben Kane, the man who currently runs Frightenstein.com, a tribute site to the show. He's got the full press release
there, so head on over and check it out! Our thanks to reader Sean Palmerston for tipping us off about this, and to Critical Mass's website for the description above and the package art shown below: