Invaders from Mars (1953) 4K UHD


Distinguished Member
Link: Ignite Films

Release date: 26/09/2022 (US)

New 4K Restoration by Ignite Films

Available Fall 2022. Pre-Sale begin 23rd April

Movie fans have longed for the restoration of William Cameron Menzies’ classic thriller Invaders from Mars. Now, finally, the wait is almost over! Ignite Films is set to release a sensational new 4k restoration in all its terrifying color, just in time for its 70th anniversary. Fearful memories of this timeless 1953 bone-chiller still haunt the dreams of fans who have never forgotten the story of a young boy who witnesses an alien invasion. Subscribe to our newsletter for all the latest Invaders from Mars news and updates!
Bonus Features:
  • In 4K UHD-HDR, Blu-ray and DVD
  • Restored 4K trailer
  • Newly commissioned artwork including an exclusive poster by graphic artist Laz Marquez
  • Featurette of interviews with star Jimmy Hunt, William Cameron Menzies’ biographer James Curtis, Restoration Supervisor Scott MacQueen , acclaimed film director Joe Dante, and recollections of Menzies’ eldest granddaughter Pamela Lauesen
  • NEW! Interview with lauded film director John Landis
  • NEW! In-depth interview and reflections of film director and special-visual effects artist, two time Oscar Winner Robert Skotak – foremost expert on Invaders from Mars
  • Before/after clips of restoration – original negative and archival film elements
  • Restored segments in 2K of the Alternate International Version
  • Gallery with original Press Book pages, behind the scenes photos from the restoration process
  • 20 page extensive essay on the restoration process: “Invaders From Mars: A Nightmare of Restoration” by Scott MacQueen

Last edited:


Distinguished Member
Now available for pre order eye watering 62 euros
and shipping to USA only
Last edited:


Distinguished Member
Press release for this indicating Arrow will be releasing for the UK.


  • IfM_press.png
    726 KB · Views: 36


Distinguished Member
Standard pre-orders will begin on 25th July 2022 (US)
Release date: 26th September 2022 (US)
UK release still TBC.


The latest video from AVForums

Samsung S95B QD-OLED Review - A Quantum Leap for OLED!
Subscribe to our YouTube channel
Support AVForums with Patreon

Top Bottom