The Skull (DVD)

Directed by Freddie Francis

Year: 1965
Running Time: 83
UPC: 7 38329 21123 3
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: B&W
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Horror, Thriller
$19.95 $7.99 (60% off) Buy DVD
Only ships to US & Canada

Also Available On:

Blu-ray

The Skull (DVD)

Cast
Peter Cushing
Christopher Lee
Nigel Green
Patrick Wymark
Jill Bennett
Michael Gough

Crew
Directed by Freddie Francis

The Skull once again teams up horror legends Peter Cushing (Horror of Dracula) and Sir Christopher Lee (House of the Long Shadows) in a chilling, supernatural tale of murder from beyond the grave. Based on a short story by Robert Bloch (Psycho), The Skull introduces us to Dr. Christopher Maitland (Cushing), a collector of the occult. When he is given the opportunity to purchase the skull of the infamous Marquis de Sade, he leaps at the chance. What he doesn't know is that his friend, Matthew Phillips (Lee) is the former owner of the skull - and quite happy to be rid of it. Possession of The Skull leads to a terrifying series of nightmarish events for Dr. Maitland as he tries to keep control of his life and the of unspeakable evil bearing down upon him. Hammer horror great and Oscar-winning cinematographer Freddie Francis (The Creeping Flesh, The Innocents) directed this bone-chilling thriller with a script by Milton Subotsky (Tales from the Crypt, The Vault of Horror). The stupendous cast includes Patrick Wymark (The Psychopath), Nigel Green (The Ipcress File), Patrick Magee (A Clockwork Orange) and Michael Gough (The Crimson Cult).


DVD Extras Include:

Audio Commentary by Film Historian Tim Lucas

Jonathan Rigby on The Skull" featurette (24:14)

Kim Newman on The Skull" featurette (27:18l

"Trailers From Hell" with Joe Dante

Trailers


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


Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 5:07pm
RT' @NuartTheatre': We had such a wonderful time with' @Miss_GraceJones' and director #SophieFiennes on Friday night! Make sure you catch #Bloo…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 5:07pm
RT' @musicboxtheatre': Hey Chicago, GRACE JONES: BLOODLIGHT AND BAMI opens this Friday at the Music Box! Showtimes & Advance Tickets: https:/…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 5:07pm
RT' @ArmandoDMunoz': Grace Jones on stage with Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami director Sophie Fiennes. Another unforgettable Friday night a…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 5:07pm
RT' @latimesmovies': From oysters to hula hoops, the fantastic worlds of 'Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami'' https://t.co/TPzdeZDVtM'
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 5:07pm
RT' @musicboxtheatre': Need another reason to see GRACE JONES: BLOODLIGHT AND BAMI at the Music Box? Here is Grace Jones at the London premie…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 5:07pm
RT' @pitchfork': '.@JanelleMonae' owes her success to Office Depot and Top Ramen' https://t.co/LZX4QjhUoP'
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 5:07pm
RT' @IndieFocus': "I'm flexible within the world of art. I see art in everything." Grace Jones & Sophie Fiennes on GRACE JONES: BLOODLIGHT AN…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 5:04pm
RT' @zeitgeistfilms': BOMBSHELL: THE HEDY LAMARR STORY is out today on Blu-ray, DVD and VOD! If you didn't catch this wonderful doc in theate…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 24 2018 at 10:48am
RT' @sxsw': In one of his final roles, Anton Yelchin stars with Lucie Lucas as fleeting lovers in this gorgeous film, steeped in melancholy a…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 23 2018 at 6:50pm
RT' @SBIFF': UPCOMING FILM HIGHLIGHT Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami May 4 - 10 experience this electrifying film with concert performances…
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 rodrigo@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