Ghosts of Mars (Region Free)

Type: New Blu-Ray

(John Carpenter, 2001)

Release date: 14 December 2020

Standard Edition Blu-ray


John Carpenter blends horror and sci-fi in this action adventure set on Mars in the year 2176 as Martian police battle supernatural forces unleashed by a deep mining facility.




High Definition remaster

5.1 surround sound track

Alternative stereo audio

Audio commentary with director John Carpenter and actor Natasha Henstridge

The Guardian Interview with John Carpenter - Part Two, 1984-1994 (1994, 41 mins): the director discusses his career with Nigel Floyd at the National Film Theatre, London

Video Diary: Red Desert Nights - Making ‘Ghosts of Mars’ (2001, 17 mins): location documentary exploring various aspects of the production

Scoring ‘Ghosts of Mars’ (2001, 6 mins): behind-the-scenes footage of John Carpenter, Steve Vai, Buckethead and members of Anthrax during the recording sessions for the film’s score

Special Effects Deconstruction (2001, 7 mins): documentary montage looking at the art and design of the film

Concept Art Gallery: illustrator John Eaves’ original production designs

Original theatrical trailer

New and improved English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing