Greatest classic films collection. Horror
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
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SummaryCollects 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.
ContentsDisc 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 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.
|Series||Turner classic movies.|
-- (Fictitious character)
Hyde, Edward -- (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Waxworks -- Drama.
Haunted houses -- Drama.
Parapsychology -- Drama.
Freak shows -- Drama.
Sideshows -- Drama.
People with disabilities -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Human experimentation in medicine -- Drama.
Scientists -- Drama.
Multiple personality -- Drama.
Good and evil -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Burbank, CA :Distributed by Warner Home Video,
|Edition||[Widescreen and standard format].|
|Other Titles|| House of wax.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde.
Doctor Jekyll and Mister Hyde.
Haunting of Hill House.
Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
Lovejoy, Frank, 1914-1962.
Kirk, Phyllis, 1927-2006.
Jones, Carolyn, 1930-1983.
Picerni, Paul, 1922-2011.
Wilbur, Crane, 1886-1973.
Foy, Bryan, 1896-1977.
De Toth, André, 1912-2002.
Harris, Julie, 1925-2013.
Bloom, Claire, 1931-
Johnson, Richard, 1927-2015
Wise, Robert, 1914-2005.
Ford, Wallace, 1898-1966.
Hyams, Leila, 1905-1977.
Baclanova, Olga, 1899-1974.
Ates, Roscoe, 1895-1962.
Gordon, Leon, 1884-1960.
Browning, Tod, 1880-1962.
Tracy, Spencer, 1900-1967.
Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982.
Turner, Lana, 1921-1995.
Mahin, John Lee, 1902-1984.
Fleming, Victor, 1889-1949.
Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965. Haunting of Hill House.
Robbins, Tod, 1888-1949. Spurs.
Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894. Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
Turner Classic Movies (Firm)
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
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.
MPAA rating: GP (House of wax); G (The haunting, Dr. Jekyll). Freaks not rated.
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.
Collective title from container.
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.
DVD; Dolby digital surround stereo. (House of wax, English); Dolby digital mono. (others); region 1.
2 videodiscs (375 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.