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Hopping Mad: The Mr Vampire Sequels Limited Edition Eureka Video Blu-Ray [NEW] [SLIPCOVER]

Hopping Mad: The Mr Vampire Sequels Limited Edition Eureka Video Blu-Ray [NEW] [SLIPCOVER]

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After the huge success of Mr Vampire, Hong Kong audiences were desperate for more vampire-hopping action and the films’ producers were more than happy to oblige. A steady stream of jiangshi content was produced over the following years, and presented here are 4 of these classic titles from stunning new restorations.

In Mr Vampire II (aka Vampire Family) an archaeologist and his students unwittingly set free a family of hopping vampires who wreak havoc in 1980s Hong Kong. Mr Vampire III returns to a period setting and sees Lam Ching-ying’s Taoist priest battle an evil witch (a brilliant performance by veteran actress Pauline Yuk-Wan Wong). Mr Vampire IV (aka Uncle Vampire) two feuding neighbours (a Taoist priest and a Buddhist monk) must join forces when their village is overrun by vampires. And finally in Vampire vs Vampire, Lam Ching-ying’s Taoist priest finds his jiangshi-fighting knowledge is of little help when he goes up against a European vampire.

Featuring a bevy of Hong Kong legends including Lam Ching-ying, Yuen Biao, Wu Ma, Richard Ng, Yuen Wah, and many more – this collection brings together four beloved films in definitive presentations in a very special edition. Filled with screams and laughs, Eureka Classics is proud to present Hopping Mad: The Mr Vampire Sequels.

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • Limited Edition O-Card slipcase featuring new artwork by Darren Wheeling [2000 copies]
  • Mr Vampire II and Mr Vampire III presented in 1080p HD from brand new 2K restorations
  • Mr Vampire IV and Vampire vs Vampire presented in 1080p HD from brand new HD restorations
  • Cantonese and English audio options on all films
  • Optional English Subtitles for all films, newly translated for this release
  • Brand new feature length audio commentaries on Mr Vampire II and Vampire vs Vampire by Asian film expert Frank Djeng (NY Asian Film Festival)
  • Brand new feature length audio commentaries on Mr Vampire III and Mr Vampire IV by action cinema experts Mike Leeder & Arne Venema
  • Brand new video piece on the history and resurgent popularity of the jiangshi genre
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original poster art
  • Trailers
  • A Limited Edition collector’s booklet featuring new writing on the films and the Jiangshi genre by James Oliver [2000 copies]
  • **All Extras subject to change
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