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The Resource Fiend without a face, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Amalgamated production ; screenplay by Herbert J. Leder ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Arthur Crabtree, (videorecording)

Fiend without a face, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Amalgamated production ; screenplay by Herbert J. Leder ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Arthur Crabtree, (videorecording)

Label
Fiend without a face
Title
Fiend without a face
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Amalgamated production ; screenplay by Herbert J. Leder ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Arthur Crabtree
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A scientist performing renegade research on thought materialization unwittingly creates creatures of pure atomic energy that hunger for human nervous systems. These brain-like creatures begin attacking people near a secret Air Force radar station, devouring their brains
Member of
Cataloging source
NAB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Special effects, Ruppel & Nordhoff, Peter Neilson ; music, Buxton Orr, conducted by Frederic Lewis ; editing, R.Q. McNaughton
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.S26
LC item number
F54 2000
PerformerNote
Marshall Thompson, Kynaston Reeves, Kim Parker, Stanley Maxted, Terence Kilburn, James Dyrenforth, Robert MacKenzie, Peter Madden, Gil Winfield
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1992
  • 1900-1975
  • 1907-1994
  • 1893-1971
  • 1904-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thompson, Marshall
  • Crabtree, Arthur
  • Croydon, John J.
  • Leder, Herbert J
  • Reeves, Kynaston
  • Kilburn, Terence
  • Dyrenforth, James
  • Long, Amelia Reynolds
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Amalgamated Productions Inc
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
74
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scientists
  • Monsters
  • Science
  • Long, Amelia Reynolds
Technique
live action
Label
Fiend without a face, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Amalgamated production ; screenplay by Herbert J. Leder ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Arthur Crabtree, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on a story by Amelia Reynolds Long
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Liner notes by noted film scholar Bruce Kawin, inserted
  • Special features include: Audio commentary: A conversation with executive producer Richard Gordon and genre film writer Tom Weaver ; a collection of trailers from Godon films: Fiend without a face, The haunted strangler, Corridor's of blood, First man into space, and The atomic submarine ; rare still photographs and ephemera, with commentary ; vintage advertisements and lobby cards
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm46362501
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (74 min.)
Isbn
9781559409117
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
HORROR 791.43616 FIEND ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; SA ; CC ; D01Z ; HMH ; V1201M6.
Other control number
715515011327
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1564D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 46362501
  • (Sirsi) 46362501
  • (OCoLC)46362501
System details
DVD, 1.66:1 aspect ratio (16:9 enhanced for widescreen TVs); Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fiend without a face, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Amalgamated production ; screenplay by Herbert J. Leder ; produced by John Croydon ; directed by Arthur Crabtree, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on a story by Amelia Reynolds Long
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Liner notes by noted film scholar Bruce Kawin, inserted
  • Special features include: Audio commentary: A conversation with executive producer Richard Gordon and genre film writer Tom Weaver ; a collection of trailers from Godon films: Fiend without a face, The haunted strangler, Corridor's of blood, First man into space, and The atomic submarine ; rare still photographs and ephemera, with commentary ; vintage advertisements and lobby cards
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm46362501
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (74 min.)
Isbn
9781559409117
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
HORROR 791.43616 FIEND ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; SA ; CC ; D01Z ; HMH ; V1201M6.
Other control number
715515011327
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1564D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 46362501
  • (Sirsi) 46362501
  • (OCoLC)46362501
System details
DVD, 1.66:1 aspect ratio (16:9 enhanced for widescreen TVs); Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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