News / 04 April 2023

HOUSEBOAT HORROR Docks This June On Blu-ray

Australian shot-on-video slasher classic HOUSEBOAT HORROR is headed to Blu-ray this June courtesy of Umbrella Entertainment with an all-new 1080p master, upscaled and colour corrected from Ollie Martin’s original archival materials.

Umbrella’s definitive release of Ollie Martin’s undiscovered masterpiece of cinema features an O-ring Slipcover with Newly Commissioned Artwork by Loopydave and a boatload of Special Features that will have even the most casual of fans “bar up”.


Audio Commentary
with comedian/author Tony Martin & film historian Jarret Gahan
30th Anniversary Q&A
with Clayton Jacobson, Brian Mannix, Don Bridges, Stephen Whittaker, Craig Alexander, Christopher Young, Warren Master & Boyd Martin
You’ll Bar Up
– interview with actor Gavin Wood
A Hell Of A Lot Of Grunting
interview with actor Zlatko Kasumovic
You Should Be Getting Some Of This On Film
interview with actor Craig Alexander
You Don’t Have To Hate The Film People Forever
interview with actor Louise Siversen
They Were Film People
interview with actor Don Bridges
52 Pick Up
interview with second unit director/editor Clayton Jacobson
A Fatal Vision
interview with film historian Michael Helms
Undiscovered Masterpieces of the Cinema
– The Late Show sketch with Tony Martin

Umbrella also have a limited Collector’s Edition Bundle available exclusively via their web-store with a rigid outer slipcase with custom artwork, a 48 page perfect bound book including exclusive essays, A3 reversible poster, art cards, a ‘Banned in QLD’ enamel pin and individually numbered.
What’s more we can reveal that Umbrella’s release will have even more Special Feature content to be announced in the coming weeks so stay tuned…

Secure your copy now ahead of its June release.