Giallo Essentials (Blu-ray Yellow Limited Edition) (Arrow Video) [USA]


Contributor Steels/Arrow
Premium Supporter
Release date: December 7, 2021
Purchase links: Arrow Films USA - DiabolikDVD - Grindhouse Video - Zavvi USA
Price: $70.00 (Arrow USA) - $64.99 (DiaboikDVD - Grindhouse - Zavvi USA)



Contributor Steels/Arrow
Premium Supporter
  • 2K restorations from the original camera negatives of What Have They Done to Your Daughters?, Torso and Strip Nude for Your Killer
  • High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentations of each film
  • Two versions of Torso, the original 94-minute Italian cut and 90-minute English cut
  • Original lossless mono Italian and English soundtracks*
  • English subtitles for the Italian soundtracks
  • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing for the English soundtracks
  • Rigid box packaging with newly designed artwork by Haunt Love in a windowed Giallo Essentials Collection slipcover
  • Reversible sleeves for each film featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Adam Rabalais and Graham Humphreys
Disc One: What Have They Done To Your Daughters?

  • Audio commentary by Troy Howarth, author of So Deadly, So Perverse: 50 Years of Italian Giallo Films
  • Video essay by Kat Ellinger, author and editor-in-chief of Diabolique Magazine
  • Eternal Melody, an interview with composer Stelvio Cipriani
  • Dallamano’s Touch, an interview with editor Antonio Siciliano
  • Unused hardcore footage shot for the film by Massimo Dallamano
  • Alternate English opening titles
  • Italian theatrical trailer
  • Image gallery
Disc Two: Torso

  • Audio commentary by Kat Ellinger, author of All the Colours of Sergio Martino
  • Video interview with co-writer/director Sergio Martino
  • Video interview with actor Luc Merenda
  • Video interview with co-writer Ernesto Gastaldi
  • Video interview with filmmaker Federica Martino, daughter of Sergio Martino
  • 2017 Abertoir International Horror Festival Q&A with Sergio Martino
  • Video interview with Mikel J. Koven, author of La Dolce Morte: Vernacular Cinema and the Italian Giallo Film
  • Option to view the film with the rare alternate US opening title sequence
  • Italian and English theatrical trailers
Disc Three: Strip Nude For Your Killer

  • Audio commentary by’s Adrian J. Smith and David Flint
  • Sex and Death with a Smile, a video essay by author and critic Kat Ellinger on giallo and sex comedy icon Edwige Fenech
  • A Good Man for the Murders, an archival video interview with actor Nino Castelnuevo
  • The Blonde Salamander, a video interview with actress Erna Schurer
  • The Art of Helping, a video interview with assistant director Daniele Sangiorgi
  • Jack of All Trades, a video interview with actor and production manager Tino Polenghi
  • Two versions of the opening scene: tinted and untinted viewing options
  • Original Italian and English theatrical trailers
  • Image gallery