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The Resource The Val Lewton horror collection : 9 tales of terror from the legendary producer, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; produced by Val Lewton, (videorecording)

The Val Lewton horror collection : 9 tales of terror from the legendary producer, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; produced by Val Lewton, (videorecording)

Label
The Val Lewton horror collection : 9 tales of terror from the legendary producer
Title
The Val Lewton horror collection
Title remainder
9 tales of terror from the legendary producer
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; produced by Val Lewton
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Val Lewton redefined the horror genre with low-budget, high box office films. Here are nine of his horror classics, plus a bonus documentary disc
Cataloging source
UUM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors: Jacques Tourneur, Gunther V. Fritsch, Robert Wise, Mark Robson
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Simone Simon, Kent Smith, James Ellison, Boris Karloff, Belo Lugosi, Dennis O'Keefe, Richard Dix, Tom Conway
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1977
  • 1914-2005
  • 1913-1978
  • 1907-1985
  • 1910-1993
  • 1887-1969
  • 1882-1956
  • 1908-1968
  • 1893-1949
  • 1904-1967
  • 1850-1894
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lewton, Val
  • Tourneur, Jacques
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Jones, Kent
  • Fritsch, Gunther V
  • Wise, Robert
  • Robson, Mark
  • Simon, Simone
  • Smith, Kent
  • Ellison, James
  • Karloff, Boris
  • Lugosi, Bela
  • O'Keefe, Dennis
  • Dix, Richard
  • Conway, Tom
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • RKO Radio Pictures
Runtime
733
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewton, Val
  • Murder
  • Criminal behavior
Technique
live action
Label
The Val Lewton horror collection : 9 tales of terror from the legendary producer, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; produced by Val Lewton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The body snatcher based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Title from container
  • Special features: [Disc 1]: Commentary on both movies by historian Greg Mank, with audio interview excerpts of Simone Simon; theatrical trailer ; [Disc 2]: Commentary by film historians Kim Newman and Steve Jones on "I walked with a Zombie" and film historian Steve Haberman with director Robert Wise on "The body snatcher"; theatrical trailers ; [Disc 3]: Commentary on "Bedlam" by film historian Tom Weaver ; [Disc 4]: Commentary by director William Friedkin on "The leopard man"; theatrical trailer ; [Disc 5]: New commentary "Shadows in the dark: the Val Lewton legacy"; commentary by film historian Steve Haberman; theatrical trailer
Contents
[Vol. 1]: Cat people (1943) ; The curse of the cat people (1944) -- [Disc 2]: I walked with a zombie (1943) ; The body snatcher (1945) -- [Disc 3]: Isle of the dead (1945) ; Bedlam (1946) -- [Disc 4]: The leopard man (1943) ; The ghost ship (1943) -- [Disc 5]: The 7th victim (1943) ; Shadows in the dark: the Val Lewton legacy -- [Disc 6]: Martin Scorsese presents Val Lewton, the man in the shadows / written and directed by Kent Jones
Control code
799902179
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 733 min.)
Isbn
9780780650633
Isbn Type
([Disc 1])
Other physical details
sd., b&w, col.
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono, dual layer
Label
The Val Lewton horror collection : 9 tales of terror from the legendary producer, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; produced by Val Lewton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • The body snatcher based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Title from container
  • Special features: [Disc 1]: Commentary on both movies by historian Greg Mank, with audio interview excerpts of Simone Simon; theatrical trailer ; [Disc 2]: Commentary by film historians Kim Newman and Steve Jones on "I walked with a Zombie" and film historian Steve Haberman with director Robert Wise on "The body snatcher"; theatrical trailers ; [Disc 3]: Commentary on "Bedlam" by film historian Tom Weaver ; [Disc 4]: Commentary by director William Friedkin on "The leopard man"; theatrical trailer ; [Disc 5]: New commentary "Shadows in the dark: the Val Lewton legacy"; commentary by film historian Steve Haberman; theatrical trailer
Contents
[Vol. 1]: Cat people (1943) ; The curse of the cat people (1944) -- [Disc 2]: I walked with a zombie (1943) ; The body snatcher (1945) -- [Disc 3]: Isle of the dead (1945) ; Bedlam (1946) -- [Disc 4]: The leopard man (1943) ; The ghost ship (1943) -- [Disc 5]: The 7th victim (1943) ; Shadows in the dark: the Val Lewton legacy -- [Disc 6]: Martin Scorsese presents Val Lewton, the man in the shadows / written and directed by Kent Jones
Control code
799902179
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 733 min.)
Isbn
9780780650633
Isbn Type
([Disc 1])
Other physical details
sd., b&w, col.
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono, dual layer

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