The Shadow of the Cat

Edition no. 230

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Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Directed by: John Gilling

Technical Specifications

Format: Blu-ray
Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1
Audio: English 1.0 PCM Mono
Subtitles: English
Region: B
Discs: 1 Disc |  BD-50


  • Audio commentary by film historian Bruce G. Hallenbeck (2020)
  • In The Shadow Of Shelley (2020): in-depth interview with the legendary horror actress Barbara Shelley
  • Cat People (2021, 5 mins): assistant costume designer Yvonne Blake and Peter Allchorne, of the property department, share their memories of working on the film
  • Special FX Catastrophe (2014, 4 mins): audio interview with assistant special effects artist Ian Scoones
  • Hammer’s Women: Freda Jackson (2021): profile of the Shadow of the Cat actress by academic Lucy Bolton
  • Kim Newman Introduces ‘The Shadow of the Cat’ (2021, 11 mins): appreciation by the critic and author
  • Catmotifs (2021, 18 mins): appreciation of Mikis Theodorakis’ score by David Huckvale, author of Hammer Film Scores and the Musical Avant-Garde
  • Shadow Play: Inside ‘The Shadow of the Cat’ (2014): documentary featuring Hammer historians Alan Barnes, Marcus Hearn, Denis Meikle, Jason Morell and Jonathan Rigby
  • Double-bill TV spot
  • Image gallery: promotional and publicity material
  • Limited edition exclusive 36-page booklet with a new essay by Craig Ian Mann, excerpts from original press material, an archival interview with Barbara Shelley, an overview of contemporary critical responses, and film credits

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