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Greatest classic films collection, Horror

Label
Greatest classic films collection, Horror
Title
Greatest classic films collection
Title part
Horror
Title variation
  • TCM greatest classic films collection
  • Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection
  • Doctor Jekyll and Mister Hyde
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • ind
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
House of wax: A badly scarred wax museum owner uses the bodies of dead people as the figures in his museum. The haunting: A group of people investigate a haunted house which intends to claim one of them for itself. Freaks: A beautiful but greedy trapeze artist marries one of the circus "freaks" she works with, planning to kill him to get his money. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: A doctor creates a potion that turns him into another darker, more evil person
Member of
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Cataloging source
KRL
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Motion picture : 1941)
  • Freaks (Motion picture)
  • Haunting (Motion picture : 1963)
  • House of wax (Motion picture : 1953)
Credits note
  • House of Wax: screenplay by Crane Wilbur ; produced by Bryan Foy ; directed by Andre DeToth
  • The haunting: screenplay by Nelson Gidding ; directed by Robert Wise
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Victor Fleming
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
House of wax in English with optional dubbed French or Spanish dialogue and optional Chinese, English, French, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, or Thai subtitles. The haunting in English with optional dubbed French dialogue and optional English, French or Spanish subtitles. Freaks and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde in English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
G74384 2009
PerformerNote
  • House of wax: Vincent Price, Phyllis Kirk, Frank Lovejoy, Carolyn Jones, Paul Picerni
  • The haunting: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, Russ Tamblyn
  • Freaks: Harry Earles, Olga Baclanova
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman, Lana Turner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1949
  • 1880-1962
  • 1912-2002
  • 1896-1977
  • 1914-2005
  • 1886-1973
  • 1892-1937
  • 1902-1984
  • 1911-1993
  • 1927-2006
  • 1914-1962
  • 1930-1983
  • 1922-2011
  • 1925-2013
  • 1931-
  • 1927-2015
  • 1899-1974
  • 1900-1967
  • 1915-1982
  • 1921-1995
  • 1850-1894
  • 1888-1949
  • 1916-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fleming, Victor
  • Browning, Tod
  • De Toth, André
  • Foy, Bryan
  • Wise, Robert
  • Wilbur, Crane
  • Gidding, Nelson
  • Boasberg, Al
  • Mahin, John Lee
  • Price, Vincent
  • Kirk, Phyllis
  • Lovejoy, Frank
  • Jones, Carolyn
  • Picerni, Paul
  • Harris, Julie
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Johnson, Richard
  • Tamblyn, Russ
  • Earles, Harry
  • Baclanova, Olga
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Bergman, Ingrid
  • Turner, Lana
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Robbins, Tod
  • Jackson, Shirley
  • Argyle Enterprises
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Runtime
477
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  • Circus
  • Circus performers
  • Death
  • Good and evil
  • Haunted houses
  • Parapsychologists
  • Scientists
  • Waxworks
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Greatest classic films collection, Horror
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from container
  • "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" based on the novel "The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" by Robert Louis Stevenson; "Freaks" based on the story "Spurs" by Clarence Aaron "Tod" Robbins; "The haunting" based on "The haunting of Hill House" by Shirley Jackson
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1932 (Freaks), 1941 (Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde), 1953 (House of wax) and 1963 (The haunting)
  • Special features: (Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde) trailer; (Freaks) special message prologue, commentary, "Freaks" : the sideshow cinema, alternate endings; (The haunting) commentary, stills gallery, Things that go bump in the night, theatrical trailer; (The haunting) Round-the-clock premiere : Coast hails "House of wax," theatrical trailer
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1, side A. House of wax (1953, col.) / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Crane Wilbur ; produced by Bryan Foy ; directed by André De Toth.; Disc 1, side B. The haunting (1963, b&w) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; an Argyle Enterprises picture ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding ; directed by Robert Wise -- Disc 2, side A. Freaks (1932, b&w) / Metro-Goldyn-Mayer presents ; written by Al Boasberg ... [et al.] ; directed by Tod Browning ; Disc 2, side B. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941, b&w) / Metro-Goldyn-Mayer presents ; written by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Victor Fleming
Control code
ocn948296984
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (double-sided) (477 min.)
Isbn
9781419879883
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929061518
  • 00883929061518
Other physical details
sd., b&w, col.
Publisher number
1000091545
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)948296984
System details
DVD, Region 1, standard (House of wax, Freaks, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde), widescreen (The haunting) , Dolby digital surround stereo (House of wax), mono (English/French: The haunting, Freaks, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde ; Spanish: House of wax)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Greatest classic films collection, Horror
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from container
  • "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" based on the novel "The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" by Robert Louis Stevenson; "Freaks" based on the story "Spurs" by Clarence Aaron "Tod" Robbins; "The haunting" based on "The haunting of Hill House" by Shirley Jackson
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1932 (Freaks), 1941 (Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde), 1953 (House of wax) and 1963 (The haunting)
  • Special features: (Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde) trailer; (Freaks) special message prologue, commentary, "Freaks" : the sideshow cinema, alternate endings; (The haunting) commentary, stills gallery, Things that go bump in the night, theatrical trailer; (The haunting) Round-the-clock premiere : Coast hails "House of wax," theatrical trailer
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1, side A. House of wax (1953, col.) / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Crane Wilbur ; produced by Bryan Foy ; directed by André De Toth.; Disc 1, side B. The haunting (1963, b&w) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; an Argyle Enterprises picture ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding ; directed by Robert Wise -- Disc 2, side A. Freaks (1932, b&w) / Metro-Goldyn-Mayer presents ; written by Al Boasberg ... [et al.] ; directed by Tod Browning ; Disc 2, side B. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941, b&w) / Metro-Goldyn-Mayer presents ; written by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Victor Fleming
Control code
ocn948296984
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (double-sided) (477 min.)
Isbn
9781419879883
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929061518
  • 00883929061518
Other physical details
sd., b&w, col.
Publisher number
1000091545
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)948296984
System details
DVD, Region 1, standard (House of wax, Freaks, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde), widescreen (The haunting) , Dolby digital surround stereo (House of wax), mono (English/French: The haunting, Freaks, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde ; Spanish: House of wax)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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