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The Resource Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968, Kevin Heffernan

Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968, Kevin Heffernan

Label
Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968
Title
Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold
Title remainder
horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Heffernan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heffernan, Kevin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Horror films
Label
Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968, Kevin Heffernan
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip047/2003016429.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Horror in three dimensions: House of wax and Creature from the Black Lagoon -- 2. The color of blood: Hammer films and Curse of Frankenstein -- 3. "Look into the hypnotic eye!": exhibitor financing and distributor hype in fifties horror cinema -- 4. "A sissified Bela Lugosi": Vincent Price, William Castle, and AIP's Poe adaptations -- 5. Grind house or art house?: Astor Pictures and Peeping Tom -- 6. American International goes international: new markets, runaway productions, and Black Sabbath -- 7. Television syndication and the birth of the "Orphans": horror films in the local TV market -- 8. Demon children and the birth of adult horror: William Castle, Roman Polanski, and Rosemary's baby -- 9. Family monsters and urban matinees: continental distributing and Night of the living dead -- Conclusion: the horror film in the new Hollywood
Control code
479915
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780822332022
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003016429
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780822332022
  • (Sirsi) ADN-4827
Label
Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968, Kevin Heffernan
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip047/2003016429.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Horror in three dimensions: House of wax and Creature from the Black Lagoon -- 2. The color of blood: Hammer films and Curse of Frankenstein -- 3. "Look into the hypnotic eye!": exhibitor financing and distributor hype in fifties horror cinema -- 4. "A sissified Bela Lugosi": Vincent Price, William Castle, and AIP's Poe adaptations -- 5. Grind house or art house?: Astor Pictures and Peeping Tom -- 6. American International goes international: new markets, runaway productions, and Black Sabbath -- 7. Television syndication and the birth of the "Orphans": horror films in the local TV market -- 8. Demon children and the birth of adult horror: William Castle, Roman Polanski, and Rosemary's baby -- 9. Family monsters and urban matinees: continental distributing and Night of the living dead -- Conclusion: the horror film in the new Hollywood
Control code
479915
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780822332022
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003016429
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780822332022
  • (Sirsi) ADN-4827

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