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The Resource Blacula, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Orion Pictures ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres and Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by William Crain. Scream, Blacula, scream / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig and Maurice Jules ; story by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by Bob Kelljan, (videorecording DVD)

Blacula, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Orion Pictures ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres and Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by William Crain. Scream, Blacula, scream / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig and Maurice Jules ; story by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by Bob Kelljan, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Blacula
Title
Blacula
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Orion Pictures ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres and Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by William Crain. Scream, Blacula, scream / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig and Maurice Jules ; story by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by Bob Kelljan
Title variation
Scream, Blacula, scream
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Blacula: African Prince Manuwalde, introduced to Count Dracula at a party, pleads for the Count's assistance in freeing his people from the slave trade. Dracula is so incensed at the request he vampirizes, curses, and imprisons Manuwalde in a coffin in the dungeon. Two hundred years later the contents of Castle Dracula are bought and shipped back to the US by antique dealers. Among these is Manuwalde's coffin. He is accidentally set free when this is opened. Making his way onto the nightclub scene, Manuwalde pursues a girl that he believes to be the reincarnation of his wife
  • Scream, Blacula, scream: Manuwalde, a distinguished African prince, was bitten--and renamed Blacula--by Count Dracula in the 18th century. His current incarnation among jive-talking West Coast dudes and their ladies is not greatly to his taste. Despite the many pleasures of modernity, his only real interest is to get himself back where and when he came from. To this end, he enlists the aid of Lisa, a voodoo priestess of high repute to liberate him from his curse
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Blacula: Director of photography, John M. Stevens ; film editor, Allan Jacobs ; music composed and conducted by Gene Page
  • Scream, Blacula, scream: Director of photography, Isidore Mankofsky ; edited by Fabien Tordjmann ; music composed and conducted by Bill Marx
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • Blacula: MPAA Rating: Rated PG; Canadian Home Video rating: PG
  • Scream, Blacula, scream: MPAA Rating: Rated PG; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B5537 2009
PerformerNote
  • Blacula: William Marshall, Denise Nicholas, Vonetta McGee, Gordon Pinsent, Thalmus Rasulala, Ketty Lester, Charles Macaulay
  • Scream, Blacula, scream: William Marshall, Don Mitchell, Pam Grier, Michael Conrad, Bernie Hamilton, Richard Lawson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-2001
  • 1930-1982
  • 1924-2003
  • 1944-
  • 1939-1991
  • 1927-1999
  • 1943-2013
  • 1949-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arkoff, Samuel Z.
  • Torres, Joan E.
  • Koenig, Raymond
  • Jules, Maurice
  • Naar, Joseph T.
  • Crain, William
  • Kelljan, Bob
  • Marshall, William
  • Nicholas, Denise
  • McGee, Vonetta
  • Pinsent, Gordon
  • Rasulala, Thalmus
  • Lester, Ketty
  • Macaulay, Charles
  • Mitchell, Don
  • Grier, Pam
  • Conrad, Michael
  • Lawson, Richard
  • Hamilton, Bernie
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Orion Pictures
  • American International Pictures (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
189
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dracula
  • Vampires
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Romance fiction
  • Vampires
  • Dracula, Count (Fictitious character)
  • Romance fiction
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Vampires
  • California
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Blacula, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Orion Pictures ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres and Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by William Crain. Scream, Blacula, scream / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig and Maurice Jules ; story by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by Bob Kelljan, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Originally produced as American motion pictures in 1972 and 1973
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc one: Blacula
  • Count Dracula's politics -- Main title/Discount castle -- Designer teeth -- Preparing the honors -- Follow that imbecile -- Slab technician -- Death and birthdays -- Deadly darkroom -- Just a batty theory -- Digging for proof -- Juanita's frozen dinner -- Tracking down Blacula -- Vampire on fire -- Tina down under -- Fangs for the memories -- Sun burnt/End credits
  • (93 min.) (1972) ; Special features: Theatrical trailer (2 min.)
  • Disc two: Scream, Blacula, scream
  • Power to the heir -- Late-nite bite/Main title -- Vanity's curse -- Louis & Elaine Wane -- Devoted amateur -- Death of the party -- Antisocial element -- When cops need help -- "Willis ain't hidin'" -- Gloria's (a)wake -- "Under my protection" -- Bat's impossible! -- Lisa's truly frightened -- Fearless vampire hunters -- Stake in his future -- End credits
  • (96 min.) (1973) ; Special features: Theatrical trailer (2 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Double feature edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (189 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904144748
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1005919
  • 1005990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2816941
  • (OCoLC)435841763
  • (OCoLC)ocn435841763
  • 2816941
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby digital mono; widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blacula, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Orion Pictures ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres and Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by William Crain. Scream, Blacula, scream / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; screenplay by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig and Maurice Jules ; story by Joan Torres & Raymond Koenig ; produced by Joseph T. Naar ; directed by Bob Kelljan, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Originally produced as American motion pictures in 1972 and 1973
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc one: Blacula
  • Count Dracula's politics -- Main title/Discount castle -- Designer teeth -- Preparing the honors -- Follow that imbecile -- Slab technician -- Death and birthdays -- Deadly darkroom -- Just a batty theory -- Digging for proof -- Juanita's frozen dinner -- Tracking down Blacula -- Vampire on fire -- Tina down under -- Fangs for the memories -- Sun burnt/End credits
  • (93 min.) (1972) ; Special features: Theatrical trailer (2 min.)
  • Disc two: Scream, Blacula, scream
  • Power to the heir -- Late-nite bite/Main title -- Vanity's curse -- Louis & Elaine Wane -- Devoted amateur -- Death of the party -- Antisocial element -- When cops need help -- "Willis ain't hidin'" -- Gloria's (a)wake -- "Under my protection" -- Bat's impossible! -- Lisa's truly frightened -- Fearless vampire hunters -- Stake in his future -- End credits
  • (96 min.) (1973) ; Special features: Theatrical trailer (2 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Double feature edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (189 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904144748
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1005919
  • 1005990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2816941
  • (OCoLC)435841763
  • (OCoLC)ocn435841763
  • 2816941
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby digital mono; widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1
Video recording format
DVD

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