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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.
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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.
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, 1886-1962.
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)
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)
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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