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The Resource Hollywood legends of horror : 6 masterworks of terror, (videorecording)

Hollywood legends of horror : 6 masterworks of terror, (videorecording)

Label
Hollywood legends of horror : 6 masterworks of terror
Title
Hollywood legends of horror
Title remainder
6 masterworks of terror
Title variation
6 masterworks of terror
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Plot for Doctor X: A monster lurks as a New York newspaperman investigates one of the "Moon Killer" murders in which victims are strangled, cannibalized, and surgically incised under the light of the full moon; plot for The return of Doctor X: A New York journalist finds himself out of a job when the actress that he reports as dead shows up alive and threatening to sue his newspaper; plot for Mark of the vampire: Local villagers believe a vampire is killing residents; plot for The mask of Fu Manchu: An infamous Asian mastermind and his diabolical daughter raid the tomb of Genghis Khan; plot for Mad love: An insane surgeon's obsession with an actress leads him to replace her pianist husband's wounded hands with those of a murderer; plot for The devil-doll: A Paris banker framed for robbery and murder escapes from prison with a scientist
Related
Cataloging source
AZS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Minor credits for Doctor X: Based on a play by Howard W. Comstock and Allen C. Miller, cinematography by Ray Rennahan, film editing by George Amy, music by Leo F. Forbstein; minor credits for The return of Doctor X: From a story by William J. Makin, cinematography by Sid Hickox, film editing by Thomas Pratt; minor credits for Mark of the vampire: Cinematography by James Wong Howe, film editing by Ben Lewis; minor credits for The mask of Fu Manchu: From the story by Sax Rohmer, cinematography by Tony Gaudio, film editing by Ben Lewis; minor credits for Mad love: From the novel written by Maurice Renard, cinematography by Chester Lyons and Gregg Toland, film editing by Hugh Wynn, music by Dimitri Tiomkin; minor credits for The devil-doll: Based on the novel by Abraham Merritt, cinematography by Leonard Smith, film editing by Fredrick Y. Smith, music by Franz Waxman
Date time place
Doctor X originally released as a motion picture in 1932; The return of Doctor X originally released as a motion picture in 1939; Mark of the vampire originally released as a motion picture in 1935; The mask of Fu Manchu originally released as a motion picture in 1932; Mad love originally released as a motion picture in 1935; The devil-doll originally released as a motion picture in 1936
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G (Mark of the vampire, The mask of Fu Manchu); others not rated
Language note
  • English with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Major players for Doctor X: Lionel Atwill, Fay Wray, Lee Tracy, Preston Foster, John Wray; major players for The return of Doctor X: Wayne Morris, Rosemary Lane, Humphrey Bogart; major players for Mark of the vampire: Lionel Barrymore, Elizabeth Allan, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill, Jean Hersholt; major players for The mask of Fu Manchu: Boris Karloff, Lewis Stone, Karen Morley, Charles Starrett, Myrna Loy, Jean Hersholt; major players for Mad love: Peter Lorre, Frances Drake, Colin Clive, Ted Healy; major players for The devil-doll: Lionel Barrymore, Maureen O'Sullivan, Frank Lawton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1888-1962
  • 1901-1970
  • 1885-1946
  • 1907-2004
  • 1893-1944
  • 1914-1959
  • 1913-1974
  • 1899-1957
  • 1880-1962
  • 1900-1970
  • 1878-1954
  • 1908-1990
  • 1882-1956
  • 1883-1957
  • 1900-
  • 1885-1942
  • 1883-1959
  • 1887-1969
  • 1879-1953
  • 1890-1969
  • 1903-1979
  • 1889-1954
  • 1875-1939
  • 1885-1957
  • 1884-1943
  • 1911-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Curtiz, Michael
  • Tasker, Robert
  • Baldwin, Earl
  • Comstock, Howard Warren
  • Miller, Allen C
  • Atwill, Lionel
  • Wray, Fay
  • Sherman, Vincent
  • Katz, Lee
  • Makin, William J.
  • Morris, Wayne
  • Lane, Rosemary
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Browning, Tod
  • Endore, S. Guy
  • Schubert, Bernard
  • Barrymore, Lionel
  • Allan, Elizabeth
  • Lugosi, Bela
  • Brabin, Charles J.
  • Kuhn, Irene
  • Woolf, Edgar Allan
  • Willard, John
  • Rohmer, Sax
  • Karloff, Boris
  • Stone, Lewis
  • Morley, Karen
  • Freund, Karl
  • Wolfson, P. J.
  • Balderston, John L.
  • Renard, Maurice
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Fort, Garrett
  • Von Stroheim, Erich
  • Merritt, Abraham
  • O'Sullivan, Maureen
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Cosmopolitan Productions
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
412
Technique
live action
Label
Hollywood legends of horror : 6 masterworks of terror, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from slipcase
  • Special features include commentaries and trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Doctor X (76 min.) / First National Pictures ; directed by Michael Curtiz ; screen play by Robert Tasker & Earl Baldwin -- The return of Doctor X (62 min.) / Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; a First National Picture ; screen play by Lee Katz ; directed by Vincent Sherman -- Mark of the vampire (60 min.) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Tod Browning's production ; screen play by Guy Endore and Bernard Schubert -- The mask of Fu Manchu (68 min.) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Cosmopolitan Production ; directed by Charles Brabin ; screen play by Irene Kuhn, Edgar Allan Woolf, and John Willard -- Mad love (68 min.) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Karl Freund ; produced by John W. Considine ; adaptation by Guy Endore ; screen play by P.J. Wolfson and John L. Balderston -- The devil-doll (78 min.) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Tod Browning production ; screen play by Garrett Fort, Guy Endore, and Eric Von Stroheim ; directed by Tod Browning
Control code
ocm73819446
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Full screen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (412 min.)
Isbn
9781419835155
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
HORROR 791.43616 HOLLYWOOD ; L3 ; XX-D ; 3DVDs/1AW ; Mixed ; CC ; Dual-layer ; D03 ; YVN0707MW12 ; Photocopy outside slipcase for AW, put information from the bottom on the back.
Other control number
012569792876
Other physical details
sound, chiefly black and white with 1 color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
79287
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 73819446
  • (Sirsi) 73819446
  • (OCoLC)73819446
System details
DVD; dual-layer format; Dolby Digital mono; two features per disc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hollywood legends of horror : 6 masterworks of terror, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from slipcase
  • Special features include commentaries and trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Doctor X (76 min.) / First National Pictures ; directed by Michael Curtiz ; screen play by Robert Tasker & Earl Baldwin -- The return of Doctor X (62 min.) / Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; a First National Picture ; screen play by Lee Katz ; directed by Vincent Sherman -- Mark of the vampire (60 min.) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Tod Browning's production ; screen play by Guy Endore and Bernard Schubert -- The mask of Fu Manchu (68 min.) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Cosmopolitan Production ; directed by Charles Brabin ; screen play by Irene Kuhn, Edgar Allan Woolf, and John Willard -- Mad love (68 min.) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Karl Freund ; produced by John W. Considine ; adaptation by Guy Endore ; screen play by P.J. Wolfson and John L. Balderston -- The devil-doll (78 min.) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Tod Browning production ; screen play by Garrett Fort, Guy Endore, and Eric Von Stroheim ; directed by Tod Browning
Control code
ocm73819446
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Full screen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (412 min.)
Isbn
9781419835155
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
HORROR 791.43616 HOLLYWOOD ; L3 ; XX-D ; 3DVDs/1AW ; Mixed ; CC ; Dual-layer ; D03 ; YVN0707MW12 ; Photocopy outside slipcase for AW, put information from the bottom on the back.
Other control number
012569792876
Other physical details
sound, chiefly black and white with 1 color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
79287
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 73819446
  • (Sirsi) 73819446
  • (OCoLC)73819446
System details
DVD; dual-layer format; Dolby Digital mono; two features per disc
Video recording format
DVD

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