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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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