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Uniform Title Old dark house (Motion picture : 1932)
Title The old dark house [videorecording] / a Universal picture ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay by Benn W. Levy ; directed by James Whale.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Kino on Video ; [Chatsworth, CA] : Distributed exclusively by Image Entertainment, c1999.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    OLD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (72 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1.
Note Based on: Benighted / J.B. Priestley.
Cast Boris Karloff, Melvyn Douglas, Gloria Stuart, Charles Laughton, Lillian Bond, Ernest Thesiger, Eva Moore, Raymond Massey, Brember Wills, Elspeth Dudgeon.
Credits Cinematographer, Arthur Edeson ; art director, Charles D. Hall ; editor, Clarence Kolster ; music, David Broekman.
Note Originally produced as motion picture by Universal Pictures in 1932.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A group of travelers on a mountain road in Wales, overtaken by a thunderstorm and torrential rains, seek shelter in a mysterious old mansion. It is full of eerie characters and uncanny happenings.
Note Special features: audio commentary by Gloria Stuart and James Curtis, a filmed interview with Curtis Harrington, a gallery of production and publicity stills from The Old dark house.
Language English audio.
Subject Priestley, J. B. (John Boynton), 1894-1984 -- Film adaptations.
Travelers -- Wales -- Drama.
Pyromania -- Drama.
Mansions -- Wales -- Drama.
Genre/Form Film adaptations.
Haunted house films.
Horror films.
Comedy films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Added Author Laemmle, Carl, 1908-1979.
Levy, Benn W. (Benn Wolfe), 1900-1973.
Whale, James, -1957. Director.
Broekman, David, 1899-1958. Composer.
Karloff, Boris, 1887-1969.
Douglas, Melvyn.
Stuart, Gloria.
Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962.
Bond, Lillian, 1908-1991.
Thesiger, Ernest Frederic Graham, 1879-1961.
Moore, Eva, 1870-1955.
Massey, Raymond.
Wills, Brember.
Dudgeon, Elspeth, 1871-1955.
Priestley, J. B. (John Boynton), 1894-1984. Benighted.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Kino International Corporation.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 738329011321
Music No. K113 DVD Kino on Video

 
    
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