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Title Hollywood legends of horror [(DVD) videorecording] : 6 masterworks of terror.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co., [2006]
Distributed by Warner Home Video, Inc.
©2006
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 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F HOL    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F HOL    AVAILABLE
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Description 3 videodiscs (412 min.) : sound, chiefly black and white with 1 color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVDs; standard presentation; dual-layer format; Dolby Digital.
Language English with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish.
English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Closed-captioned.
Note Title from set container.
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.
Special features: include commentaries and trailers.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Credits Various personal production credits.
Performer 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.
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 ; story by Tod Browning.
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.
Audience MPAA rating: G (Mark of the vampire, The mask of Fu Manchu); others not rated.
Terms Of Use For private home use only.
Genre DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Horror films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Curtiz, Michael, 1888-1962.
Tasker, Robert.
Baldwin, Earl, 1901-1970.
Comstock, Howard Warren.
Miller, Allen C.
Atwill, Lionel, 1885-1946.
Wray, Fay, 1907-2004.
Sherman, Vincent.
Katz, Lee.
Makin, William J. (William James), 1894-
Morris, Wayne, 1914-1959.
Lane, Rosemary, 1913-1974.
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957.
Browning, Tod, 1880-1962.
Endore, S. Guy, 1900-1970.
Schubert, Bernard.
Barrymore, Lionel, 1878-1954.
Allan, Elizabeth, 1908-1990.
Lugosi, Bela, 1882-1956.
Brabin, Charles J., 1883-1957.
Kuhn, Irene, 1900-
Woolf, Edgar Allan.
Willard, John, 1885-1942.
Rohmer, Sax, 1883-1959.
Karloff, Boris, 1887-1969.
Stone, Lewis, 1879-1953.
Morley, Karen.
Freund, Karl, 1890-1969.
Wolfson, P. J. (Pincus Jacob), 1903-1979.
Balderston, John L. (John Lloyd), 1889-1954.
Renard, Maurice, 1875-1939.
Lorre, Peter.
Fort, Garrett.
Von Stroheim, Erich, 1885-1957.
Merritt, Abraham, 1884-1943.
O'Sullivan, Maureen, 1911-1998.
First National Pictures, Inc.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Cosmopolitan Productions.
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Bros. Entertainment.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Six masterworks of terror
Devil-doll (Motion picture)
Doctor X (Motion picture)
Mad love (Motion picture)
Mark of the vampire (Motion picture)
Mask of Fu Manchu (Motion picture)
Return of Doctor X (Motion picture)
ISBN 9781419835155 (set)
1419835157 (set)
9781419834882
1419834886
9781419834899
1419834894
9781419834905
1419834908
Standard No. 012569792876
Music No. 79287 Warner Home Video (set)
79278 Warner Home Video
79279 Warner Home Video
79280 Warner Home Video
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