"It really was a very good picture in many ways, insofar as it did combine ancient superstition and ritual with modern American university life. It had very much the witch-haunted flavour of Lovecraft's stories."
- Christopher Lee in The Films of Christopher Lee
Although not currently indicated at the [url=" , indicated that Christopher Lee commented on a variety of topics including Terence Fisher, Sherlock Holmes, Mario Bava and Orson Welles.
For this latest DVD incarnation of City of the Dead (released to DVD 3 times previously under the US title of Horror Hotel), VCI Entertainment have put together a fantastic package that is sure to please fans. This release marks the first complete and uncut version of the film to be released in North America, with 2 minutes of previously cut footage now painstakingly restored by VCI (with the cooperation of the British Film Institute). This DVD also features interviews with director John Moxey and debuting star Venetia Stevenson. An audio commentary track with John Moxey is also included. The DVD packaging features a reversible cover design to showcase alternate art.
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