The Spider Woman Strikes Back (Blu-ray)

Directed by Arthur Lubin

Release Year: 1946
Running Time: 59
UPC: 7 38329 25648 7
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.S.
Language: English
$24.95 $14.97 (40% off) Buy Blu-ray
temporarily out of stock
Avail 11/2/21 - order early
Pre-orders are generally sent several days in advance of street date.
Only ships to US & Canada
Cast
Gale Sondergaard
Rondo Hatton
Brend Joyce
Kirby Grant
Milburn Stone
Hobart Cavanaugh

Crew
Directed by Arthur Lubin

Gale Sondergaard (The Cat and the Canary, The Mark of Zorro) returns as the sinister Spider Woman, a role she originated as the femme fatale Adrea Spedding in the Sherlock Holmes whodunit The Spider Woman. In this non-canonical spin-off, she is even more diabolical as Zenobia Dollard, a wealthy blind woman shrouded in mystery. Jean (Brenda Joyce, Jane in several Tarzan films) is hired as Zenobia’s caretaker after all the preceding caretakers vanish without a trace. She becomes entangled in a web of horror as she discovers that her employer, aided by a hideously deformed household servant played by legendary creeper Rondo Hatton (The Pearl of Death, The Brute Man), has used the blood of her predecessors to create a death serum when it is mixed with spider venom—and that her own blood is now being harvested at night, while she is in a drugged sleep, to continue the experiment. Veteran director Arthur Lubin (Hold That Ghost, Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves) delivers a terrifying tale chock-full of bizarre blood-drinking plants, old-dark-house spookiness and the wickedness of the Spider Woman!


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Brand New 2K Master

NEW Audio Commentary by Film Historians Tom Weaver and David Schecter

MISTRESS OF MENACE AND MURDER: MAKING THE SPIDER WOMAN STRIKES BACK - A NEW Documentary Short Featuring Interviews with Historian/Author C. Courtney Joyner, Make-Up Effects Artist Rick Baker, Filmmaker Fred Olen Ray and More

Theatrical Trailer

Optional English Subtitles


To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.


Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 21 2021 at 8:21am
RT' @bkscififilmfest': The Brooklyn SciFi Film Festival starts today with over 160 films from 18 countries. We hope you enjoy it! Thank you…
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 21 2021 at 8:16am
RT' @carriecoon': The Widow Couderc (French: La veuve Couderc; 1971), dir. Pierre Granier-Deferre' @KinoLorber' #MovieNight
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 20 2021 at 6:38pm
RT' @GeekVibesNation': 'Beginning' Blu-Ray Review - Georgian Drama Is A Devastating Look At A Woman Stifled By Society' https://t.co/0JuaEOeei…'
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 20 2021 at 6:38pm
RT' @kmendoncafilho': Joia escondida. 1974, Peter Hyams.' @KinoLorber'' https://t.co/vp7fl8AsVz'
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 20 2021 at 3:31pm
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Coming December 7th! Busting (1974) Limited Edition Re-Release • 2015 HD Master • Audio Commentary by Director Peter…
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 20 2021 at 2:53pm
Bill Morrison (@decasia) uses the discovery of a damaged print of a film starring beloved Russian actor Mihail Žaro…' https://t.co/PWscjaIkgv'
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 20 2021 at 11:42am
We were saddened to learn of the passing of' @NewportJazzFest' trailblazer George Wein. Learn more about his legacy b…' https://t.co/B2r2X06l24'
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 20 2021 at 8:15am
RT' @LuzzuFilm': The' @nytimes' puts LUZZU on its must-see 'New Fall Movies' list:' https://t.co/KnosAQuCTT' LUZZU opens in NYC October 15th at…
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 19 2021 at 2:49pm
RT' @cinema_strikes': #NowWatching Wife of a Spy (2020) - Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s latest is an atypical wartime thriller/marital drama. Yu Aoi and…
'@KinoLorber' on Sep. 19 2021 at 1:10pm
“Yu Aoi’s performance is a celebration of the cathartic possibilities of melodrama as she emphatically yells, cries…' https://t.co/7wSSh6DHPS'
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018

Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
email: edu@kinolorber.com