For a long time being a horror film fan in Germany was not an easy job. We Germans were and are still great in having an eye on violent materials. For years Gordon’s / Yuzna’s Re-Animator got his problems here with censorship too. While it was never banned it only got some releases heavy cut off a lot of blood and gore.
Times are changing and now round about 30 years after the initial release of Re-Animator we got a kind of a wonder. Last year Capelight released Re-Animator carefully restored by a new transfer of Gordon’s horror classic. (Restoration by TLEFilms, Berlin) After all they released it in different versions, the r-rated, the unrated and a special integral cut fitting longer scenes from the r-rated release to the unrated one. Weiterlesen