Scream! Factory is bringing the underwater cult classic Leviathan to Blu-ray for the first time on August 19. It was one of three big underwater films released during 1989; the other two were James Cameron’s The Abyss, and Deep Star Six.
Leviathan stars Peter Weller, Richard Crenna, Amanda Pays, Daniel Stern, Ernie Hudson, Michael Carmine, Lisa Eilbacher and Hector Elizondo in the story of a deep sea mining team that stumbles upon a genetic experiment that has gone horrifically wrong. A storm rages above leaving no escape as one by one the crew becomes infected by the disease.
For its Blu-ray debut, Scream! Factory is packing the Leviathan Blu-ray with new interviews from actors Hector Elizondo, Ernie Hudson and creature effects artists Alec Gillis and Tom Woodruff Jr., as well as the original theatrical trailer.
Leviathan on Blu-ray will be presented in 2.35:1 1080p video and 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio. It can be pre-ordered now for a discounted price at Amazon.com.