Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Horror Movie BBQ Exclusive: the 25th Anniversary Release of Cool As Ice Coming Next Year!

Photo Credit: Universal Studios



It's my absolute honor to announce, on behalf of Universal and Robert Van Winkle aka Vanilla Ice, that in the summer of 2016, the 25th Anniversary 3-d BluRay edition of Cool As Ice will finally be released! And, yes...IT IS THE DIRECTORS CUT! Yes indeed, restored back to the directors original grand vision. You can pick up your "Yo! VIP Edition" on October 18th 2016! Keep reading for the extras and details!

Photo Credit: Universal Studios

I'm proud to announce I'll be moderating the commentary and hosting the retrospective. That's right, ladies and gentlemen, yours truly will be working very close with the IceMan himself, Director David Kellogg and for his very first time discussing the movie, is TV icon Michael Gross for the retrospective documentary. So grab the popcorn, it's gonna be a great release to sit down to watch!

I can't give EVERY detail, but here's just a little peak into some of the special features:

Yo! Vip: The Journey Of Johnny Van Owen: A panel discussion recorded at SDCC 2015 featuring film experts and Vanilla Ice revolving around the strong lead character and his impact on pop culture.

25 Years Later, Cooler Than Ever: A 79 minute retrospective documentary on the making of and legacy of Cool As Ice. Interviewees include cast,crew, hip hop scholars, and Roger Barr of I-Mockery.

Hey Is For Horses!: A behind the scenes look at the famous "jumping the fence" scene.

17 TV Spots.

Teaser Trailer

Theatrical Trailer

Rarely seen Spanish theatrical trailer featuring Edward James Olmos narration.

Audio commentary featuring star Vanilla Ice, director David Kellogg, star Michael Gross and moderator Chad E. Young of the Horror Movie BBQ.




Thanks to I-Mockery for the hard work in remastering this movie. Here's one clip you can look forward to in perfect, crystal clear hi-def thanks to IM.


More details will follow as Universal and I are working our hardest to bring you the definitive release. I know I speak for everyone when I say this release may be the most important bluray release ever. So, don't be a zero, be a hero and preorder today!


WTYM

-Chad

2 comments:

  1. Oh man, I can't wait. I was hoping it would come with a pamphlet showing me how to do those sick dance moves, but oh well..

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  2. You have a great site, just here doing research on Rowdy Roddy Piper "Monster Killer" graphic novel...

    Jeremy [Retro]
    Horror Blogger Alliance
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