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Martin (1978) Blu-ray: Romero’s brilliant vampire vision

Second Sight Films has announced the upcoming release of director George A. Romero’s underrated vampire character study, Martin (1978) on a 2-disc Blu-ray edition.

Young Martin (John Amplas) is entirely convinced that he is an 84-year-old blood-sucking vampire. Without fangs or mystical powers, Martin injects women with sedatives and drinks their blood through wounds inflicted with razor blades. After moving to Braddock, Penn., to live with his superstitious uncle (Lincoln Maazel), who also believes Martin is a vampire, Martin tries to prey exclusively on criminals and thugs but stumbles when he falls for a housewife (Sara Venable).

Release date: October 26, 2020
Genre: Horror

Disc and film details

  • Director: George A. Romero
  • Cast: John Amplas, Lincoln Maazel, Christine Forrest
  • Country: USA
  • Production Year: 1978
  • Discs: 2 Blu-ray Discs
  • Region: B
  • Run Time: 95 minutes
  • Formats: Color / 1.85:1
  • Audio: English
  • Subtitle: TBA
  • AKA: George A. Romero’s Martin
  • Studio: Second Sight Films (UK)

Martin (1978) trailer

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