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Mysterious Island (Standard Edition)

18 November 2019
Blu-ray [region B]
  • 2K restoration from the original negative
  • Original mono audio
  • Alternative 5.1 surround sound track
  • Audio commentary with Ray Harryhausen and film historian Tony Dalton
  • Audio commentary with film experts Randall William Cook, C Courtney Joyner and Steven C Smith
  • Introduction by Ray Harryhausen (2002, 1 min)
  • Ray Harryhausen on ‘Mysterious Island’ (2002, 9 mins)
  • Michael Craig on ‘Mysterious Island’ (2017, 4 mins): the actor shares his memories of working on the film
  • Ray Andrew on ‘Mysterious Island’ (2017, 3 mins): the original clapper loader recalls his time working with Harryhausen
  • Kim Newman on ‘Mysterious Island’ (2017, 21 mins): a new appreciation by the author and genre-film expert
  • Mysterious Magic (2017, 10 mins): renowned visual effects animator Hal Hickel discusses the influence of Harryhausen
  • Islands of Mystery (1964, 6 mins): vintage documentary exploring the film and its connections to the history of real islands
  • Super 8 version (19 mins): original cut-down home cinema presentation
  • Isolated score: experience Bernard Herrmann’s original soundtrack music
  • Back to Mysterious Island: pages from the comic book inspired by the film
  • Original trailers and TV spots
  • Image gallery: an extensive collection of promotional stills, lobby cards and poster designs
  • New and improved English subtitles for the deaf and hard of-hearing