Private Eye, Mike Hammer's sexy secretary Velda is missing... and Mike's hot on her trail. Mickey Spillane himself, the best-selling author of The Girl Hunters, in the leading role and tangles with a ruthless band of communist spies determined to see him dead. But even more dangerous might be the seductive, bikini-clad widow (Shirley Eaton) who's caught Hammer's eye.
Scorpion Releasing & Kino Lorber present
The Girl Hunters (Limited Edition)
Starring Mickey Spillane as Mike Hammer, on DVD and limited edition Blu-ray packed with special features available October 21st
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 14, 2014 - Scorpion Releasing and Kino Lorber announce the release of Mickey Spillane's The Girl Hunters, starring Spillane himself as Mike Hammer with Shirley Eaton (Goldfinger) on DVD (SRP: $19.95) and a limited edition Blu-ray (SRP: $29.95) in a brand new HD transfer loaded with special features.
The Girl Hunters (Limited Edition) (1963)
Director: Roy Rowland
Cast: Mickey Spillane, Shirley Eaton, Lloyd Nolan, Hy Gardner, Scott Peters
Private Eye, Mike Hammer's sexy secretary Velda is missing... and Mike's hot on her trail. Mickey Spillane himself, the best-selling author of The Girl Hunters, turns in a "tremendous" performance (Time magazine) in the leading role. Count on some pulse-pounding action when Hammer tangles with a ruthless band of communist spies determined to see him dead. But even more dangerous might be the seductive, bikini-clad widow (Shirley Eaton, Goldfinger) who's caught Hammer's eye. Spillane's Mike Hammer murder mysteries have sold in the millions across the world. And The Girl Hunters is vintage Spillane - fast and furious. And now see it from a Brand New HD master loaded with extras!
1963 * UK* English * 98 minutes * NR * B&W *2.35:1 * Genre: Crime Drama
Blu-ray UPC: 738329144623 $29.95 SRP
DVD UPC: 853765005304 $19.95 SRP
*Brand New 16x9 HD Master (2.35:1)
* Audio Commentary with Mickey Spillane Historian Max Allan Collins
* Vintage On-camera interview with Mickey Spillane
* Vintage interview with Shirley Eaton
* Original trailer
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October 19, 2014, 8:54 am - PR