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The Awakening (Imprint)

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Genres: Horror
Starring: Charlton Heston, Jill Townsend, Stephanie Zimbalist
Director: Mike Newell
Plot Sypnosis:

An archaeologist is in Egypt with his pregnant wife searching for the tomb of Queen Kara. As he opens its cursed seal, his wife gives birth. Later it transpires that Kara’s evil spirit left the tomb and possessed the baby. Now a teenager, she’s caused several deaths and her father must destroy her before it’s too late.

Based on Bram Stoker’s novel The Jewel of Seven Stars and starring Charlton Heston, Susannah York, Jill Townsend, and Stephanie Zimbalist.

Special Features and Technical Specs:

  • NEW 2K scan from the original negative
  • NEW Audio commentary with film critics Kim Newman & Stephen Jones (2021)
  • NEW “REINCARNATE: ADAPTING THE JEWEL OF THE SEVEN STARS” – Interview with author/historian Richard Heft. (2021)
  • NEW “THE NAMELESS ONE: SCORING THE AWAKENING” – Interview with orchestrator Nancy Beach. (2021)
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • LPCM 2.0 Stereo
  • Optional English subtitles
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Limited Edition slipcase on the first 1500 copies
Release Details

Movie Release Year: 1980
Tech Specs & Release Details

Length: 105
Video Resolution/Codec: 1080p AVC/MPEG-4
Aspect Ratio(s): 1.85:1
Audio Formats: English: LPCM Stereo
Subtitles/Captions: English SDH