Liam Neeson (Taken
) and Oscar winner Frances McDormand (Fargo
) star in Darkman: the explosive, action-packed thriller from director Sam Raimi (The Spider-Man trilogy
Dr. Peyton Westlake (Neeson) is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in the creation of synthetic skin when his laboratory is blown up by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition and forever altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake becomes known as Darkman, assuming alternate identities in his quest for revenge and a new life with his former love (McDormand).
Also Starring Colin Friels (Dark City
), Larry Drake (Dr. Giggles
), Danny Hicks (Evil Dead 2
) and Nicholas Worth (Swamp Thing
), Darkman is a frenetic funhouse ride that has you laughing and screaming at the same time (The Washington Post)!
The Scream Factory Collector s Edition is beautiful with one of the best HD transfers I ve seen so far this year. They re starting to challenge Criterion visually. Great special features, a movie that gets better every time I see it, and a perfect transfer horror fans, take note. Scratch that, MOVIE fans, take note. --Hollywood Chicago