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The Resource House of Usher : The pit and the pendulum, (DVD ;)

House of Usher : The pit and the pendulum, (DVD ;)

Label
House of Usher : The pit and the pendulum
Title
House of Usher
Title remainder
The pit and the pendulum
Title variation
  • Fall of the house of Usher
  • Pit and the pendulum
Contributor
Actor
Distributor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • House of Usher: An English Lord fears that his sister has been buried alive, and she has. She revives, but not without causing much confusion
  • The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
Member of
Cataloging source
IMP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • House of Usher (Motion picture)
  • Pit and the pendulum (Motion picture)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
  • House of Usher: music, Les Baxter ; director of photography, Floyd Crosby ; editor, Anthony Carras
  • Pit and pendulum: music, Les Baxter ; director of photography, Floyd Crosby ; editor, Anthony Carras
Dewey number
791.43/75
Language note
In English and French with optional subtitles in French, and Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H68 2004
PerformerNote
  • House of Usher: Vincent Price, Mark Damon, Myrna Fahey, Harry Ellerbe
  • Pit and the pendulum: Vincent Price, John Kerr, Barbara Steele, Luana Anders, Antony Carbone
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1972
  • 1918-2001
  • 1926-
  • 1926-2013
  • 1911-1993
  • 1933-
  • 1933-1973
  • 1931-2013
  • 1938-
  • 1938-1996
  • 1922-1996
  • 1809-1849
  • 1809-1849
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nicholson, James H.
  • Arkoff, Samuel Z.
  • Corman, Roger
  • Matheson, Richard
  • Price, Vincent
  • Damon, Mark
  • Fahey, Myrna
  • Kerr, John
  • Steele, Barbara
  • Anders, Luana
  • Baxter, Les
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • American International Pictures (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
160
Series statement
MGM presents Midnite movies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Torture
  • Spanish language materials
  • French language materials
  • Torture
  • Hermanos
  • Tormento
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
House of Usher : The pit and the pendulum, (DVD ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stories by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1960 and 1961
  • "Double feature"--Container
  • Special features include commentaries by Roger Corman, original theatrical trailers, and original theatrical prologue for Pit and the Pendulum
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
Side A. House of Usher / American International pictures ; James H. Nicholson & Samuel Z. Arkoff present ; produced and directed by Roger Corman ; screenplay by Richard Matheson (1 hr., 20 min.) -- Pit and the pendulum / American International pictures ; James H. Nicholson and Samuel Z. Arkoff present ; produced and directed by Roger Corman ; screenplay by Richard Matheson
Control code
ocm57794202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr. 20 min., 1 hr. 20 min.):
Isbn
9780792861287
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616910875
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1006946
  • 4006858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57794202
System details
DVD; NTSC; double sided
Video recording format
DVD
Label
House of Usher : The pit and the pendulum, (DVD ;)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stories by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1960 and 1961
  • "Double feature"--Container
  • Special features include commentaries by Roger Corman, original theatrical trailers, and original theatrical prologue for Pit and the Pendulum
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
Side A. House of Usher / American International pictures ; James H. Nicholson & Samuel Z. Arkoff present ; produced and directed by Roger Corman ; screenplay by Richard Matheson (1 hr., 20 min.) -- Pit and the pendulum / American International pictures ; James H. Nicholson and Samuel Z. Arkoff present ; produced and directed by Roger Corman ; screenplay by Richard Matheson
Control code
ocm57794202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr. 20 min., 1 hr. 20 min.):
Isbn
9780792861287
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616910875
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1006946
  • 4006858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57794202
System details
DVD; NTSC; double sided
Video recording format
DVD

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