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The Resource House of wax ; : The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

House of wax ; : The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Label
House of wax ; : The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Title
House of wax ;
Title remainder
The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Title variation
Greatest classic films collection
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • House of Wax: music by David Buttolph ; cinematography, Bert Glennon, Peverell Marley ; editing by Rudi Fehr
  • The haunting: music, Humphrey Searle ; director of photography, Davis Boulton ; film editor, Ernest Walter
  • Freaks: suggested by story "Spurs" by Tod Robbins ; photographed by, Merritt B. Gerstad ; film editor, Basil Wrangell
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: music, Franz Waxman ; director of photography, Joseph Ruttenberg ; film editor, Harold F. Kress
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.52
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Intended audience
MPAA rating: GP (House of wax); G (The haunting, Dr. Jekyll). Freaks not rated
Language note
  • House of wax in English, French, or Spanish; The haunting and Dr. Jekyll in English or French; Freaks in English; subtitles in English, French, or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
H67 2009
PerformerNote
  • Cast for House of wax: Vincent Price, Frank Lovejoy, Phyllis Kirk, Carolyn Jones, Paul Picerni
  • Cast for The haunting: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, Russ Tamblyn
  • Cast for Freaks: Wallace Ford, Leila Hyams, Olga Baclanova, Rosco Ates
  • Cast for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman, Lana Turner, Donald Crisp, Ian Hunter, Barton MacLane, C. Aubrey Smith
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  • 1911-1993
  • 1914-1962
  • 1927-2006
  • 1930-1983
  • 1922-2011
  • 1925-2013
  • 1931-
  • 1927-2015
  • 1898-1966
  • 1905-1977
  • 1899-1974
  • 1895-1962
  • 1900-1967
  • 1915-1982
  • 1921-1995
  • 1880-1974
  • 1900-1975
  • 1902-1969
  • 1863-1948
  • 1896-1977
  • 1912-2002
  • 1914-2005
  • 1880-1962
  • 1889-1949
  • 1886-1973
  • 1884-1960
  • 1902-1984
  • -1964
  • 1911-1989
  • 1889-1983
  • 1913-1999
  • 1902-1983
  • 1906-1967
  • 1916-1965
  • 1888-1949
  • 1850-1894
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  • Price, Vincent
  • Lovejoy, Frank
  • Kirk, Phyllis
  • Jones, Carolyn
  • Picerni, Paul
  • Harris, Julie
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Johnson, Richard
  • Tamblyn, Russ
  • Ford, Wallace
  • Hyams, Leila
  • Baclanova, Olga
  • Ates, Roscoe
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Bergman, Ingrid
  • Turner, Lana
  • Crisp, Donald
  • Hunter, Ian
  • MacLane, Barton
  • Smith, C. Aubrey
  • Foy, Bryan
  • De Toth, André
  • Wise, Robert
  • Browning, Tod
  • Fleming, Victor
  • Wilbur, Crane
  • Gidding, Nelson
  • Goldbeck, Willis
  • Gordon, Leon
  • Mahin, John Lee
  • Glennon, Bert
  • Marley, Peverell
  • Boulton, Davis
  • Gerstad, Merritt
  • Ruttenberg, Joseph
  • Fehr, Rudi
  • Walter, Ernest
  • Wrangel, Basil
  • Kress, Harold F.
  • Buttolph, David
  • Searle, Humphrey
  • Waxman, Franz
  • Jackson, Shirley
  • Robbins, Tod
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Argyle Enterprises
Runtime
375
Series statement
  • Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection
  • Horror
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  • Waxworks
  • Haunted houses
  • Parapsychology
  • Freak shows
  • Sideshows
  • People with disabilities
  • Revenge
  • Jekyll, Henry
  • Hyde, Edward
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Scientists
  • Multiple personality
  • Good and evil
  • Feature films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings
  • DVD-Video discs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • DVD-Video discs
  • Feature films
  • Film adaptations
  • Freak shows
  • Good and evil
  • Haunted houses
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Hyde, Edward
  • Jekyll, Henry
  • Multiple personality
  • Parapsychology
  • People with disabilities
  • Revenge
  • Scientists
  • Sideshows
  • Video recordings
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Waxworks
Technique
live action
Label
House of wax ; : The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Collective title from container
  • Contains previously released material
  • The haunting based on the novel The haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson; Freaks suggested by Tod Robbins' story Spurs; Dr. Jkyll and Mr. Hyde based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The haunting in widescreen format; others in standard format, preserving the aspect ratio of their original theatrical exhibitions
  • Includes special features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: House of wax (1953, 88 min., col.) / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Crane Wilbur ; produced by Bryan Foy ; directed by Andre De Toth -- The haunting (1963, 112 min., b&w) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; directed by Robert Wise ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding ; an Argyle Enterprises picture. Disc 2: Freaks (1932, 62 min., b&w) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; directed and produced by Tod Browning -- Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941, 113 min., b&w) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Victor Fleming
Control code
ocn434492428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen and standard format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (375 min.)
Isbn
9781419879883
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929061518
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000020966
  • 1000091545
  • 2000017333
  • 2000017334
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)434492428
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround stereo (House of wax, English); Dolby digital mono (others); region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
House of wax ; : The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Collective title from container
  • Contains previously released material
  • The haunting based on the novel The haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson; Freaks suggested by Tod Robbins' story Spurs; Dr. Jkyll and Mr. Hyde based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The haunting in widescreen format; others in standard format, preserving the aspect ratio of their original theatrical exhibitions
  • Includes special features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: House of wax (1953, 88 min., col.) / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Crane Wilbur ; produced by Bryan Foy ; directed by Andre De Toth -- The haunting (1963, 112 min., b&w) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; directed by Robert Wise ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding ; an Argyle Enterprises picture. Disc 2: Freaks (1932, 62 min., b&w) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screenplay by Willis Goldbeck and Leon Gordon ; directed and produced by Tod Browning -- Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941, 113 min., b&w) / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Victor Fleming
Control code
ocn434492428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen and standard format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (375 min.)
Isbn
9781419879883
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929061518
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000020966
  • 1000091545
  • 2000017333
  • 2000017334
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)434492428
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround stereo (House of wax, English); Dolby digital mono (others); region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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