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Title Jack Hill's Spider baby [(DVD) videorecording] / produced by Paul Monka and Gil Lasky ; written and directed by Jack Hill.

Edition Director's cut.
Publication Info. [Oak Forest, Ill.?] : MPI Home Video ; [Orland Park, Ill.?] : Dark Sky Films, [2007]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F SPI    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (84 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD ; Region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen, aspect ratio 1.66:1 ; Dolby digital 2.0 mono.
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1964.
Special features: Feature-length commentary with writer-director Jack Hill and actor Sid Haig ; "The hatching of spider baby" ; "Spider Stravinsky: the cinema sounds of Ronald Stein" ; "The Merrye house revisited" ; still gallery ; alternate opening title sequence ; extended scene.
"Transferred and restored in High Definition from the original 35 mm negative"--Container.
Cast Lon Chaney, Jr., Carol Ohmart, Quinn Redeker, Beverly Washburn, Jill Banner, Sid Haig, Mary Mitchel, Karl Schanzer and Mantan Moreland.
Credits Cinematographer, Alfred Taylor ; music, Ronald Stein.
Summary The Merrye children suffer from a rare genetic malady in which they mentally regress to a condition of pre-human savagery and cannibalism. They live in their family mansion and terrorize and kill anyone or anything that passes through the gates.
Subject Cannibalism -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genetic disorders -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Brothers and sisters -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Added Author Monka, Paul.
Lasky, Gil.
Hill, Jack, 1933 January 28-
Chaney, Lon, Jr., 1906-1973.
Ohmart, Carol, 1927-
Redeker, Quinn K.
Washburn, Beverly.
Banner, Jill.
Haig, Sid, 1939-
Mitchel, Mary.
Schanzer, Karl.
Moreland, Mantan.
MPI Home Video (Firm)
Dark Sky Films (Firm)
Added Title Spider baby
ISBN 0788608789
Standard No. 030306814292
Music No. DVD8142 Dark Sky Films
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