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The very witching time of night : dark alleys of classic horror cinema, Gregory William Mank

Label
The very witching time of night : dark alleys of classic horror cinema
Title
The very witching time of night
Title remainder
dark alleys of classic horror cinema
Statement of responsibility
Gregory William Mank
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The book covers unusual and often surprising areas of horror film history from the harrowingly tragic life of Dracula's leading lady, Helen Chandler, as intimately remembered by her sister-in-law, to a tribute to Carl Laemmle, Jr., producer of the original Universal horror classics, including an interview with his lady friend of almost 40 years"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mank, Gregory W
Dewey number
791.43/6164
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.H6
LC item number
M3155 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chandler, Helen
  • Laemmle, Carl
  • Horror films
  • Motion pictures
Label
The very witching time of night : dark alleys of classic horror cinema, Gregory William Mank
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"A very lonely soul": a tribute to Dracula's Helen Chandler -- Mad Jack unleashed: Svengali and the mad genius -- Paramount horrors: Murders in the zoo -- The mystery of Lionel Atwill: an interview with the son of the late, great horror star -- James Whale, Colin Clive, Lionel Atwill and the riding whip: the real-life horror story of the censorship of Universal's One more river -- "Baby-scarer!" Boris karloff at Warner Bros., 1935-1939 -- Libel and old lace -- Production diaries: Cat people and The curse of the cat people -- Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man revisited -- Horror propaganda: Hitler's madman -- John Carradine and his "traveling circus" -- Shock! theatre, the "half-witch and "half-fairy" and Dr. Lucifer -- Junior Laemmle, horror's "crown prince" producer
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780786449552
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014012459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40023903679
System control number
  • (OCoLC)866620352
  • (OCoLC)ocn866620352
  • 2183544
Label
The very witching time of night : dark alleys of classic horror cinema, Gregory William Mank
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"A very lonely soul": a tribute to Dracula's Helen Chandler -- Mad Jack unleashed: Svengali and the mad genius -- Paramount horrors: Murders in the zoo -- The mystery of Lionel Atwill: an interview with the son of the late, great horror star -- James Whale, Colin Clive, Lionel Atwill and the riding whip: the real-life horror story of the censorship of Universal's One more river -- "Baby-scarer!" Boris karloff at Warner Bros., 1935-1939 -- Libel and old lace -- Production diaries: Cat people and The curse of the cat people -- Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man revisited -- Horror propaganda: Hitler's madman -- John Carradine and his "traveling circus" -- Shock! theatre, the "half-witch and "half-fairy" and Dr. Lucifer -- Junior Laemmle, horror's "crown prince" producer
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780786449552
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014012459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40023903679
System control number
  • (OCoLC)866620352
  • (OCoLC)ocn866620352
  • 2183544
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