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The Resource The American nightmare, the Independent Film Channel presents a Minerva Pictures production, an Adam Simon film ; produced by Paula Jalfon, Colin MacCabe, Jonathan Sehring ; written and directed by Adam Simon, (DVD)

The American nightmare, the Independent Film Channel presents a Minerva Pictures production, an Adam Simon film ; produced by Paula Jalfon, Colin MacCabe, Jonathan Sehring ; written and directed by Adam Simon, (DVD)

Label
The American nightmare
Title
The American nightmare
Statement of responsibility
the Independent Film Channel presents a Minerva Pictures production, an Adam Simon film ; produced by Paula Jalfon, Colin MacCabe, Jonathan Sehring ; written and directed by Adam Simon
Title variation
IFC presents The American nightmare
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Knife-wielding murderers, buxom teens fleeing for their lives and the undead limping across streets. These images are synonymous with horror movies. Go behind-the-scenes with filmmaker greats as they reveal their inspirations for some of the most disturbingly gruesome films that have emerged on screen
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Immo Horn ; editor, Paul Carlin ; music, Kalheinz Stockhausen
Dewey number
791.43/6164
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1995.9.H6
LC item number
A64 2003
PerformerNote
George Romero, John Carpenter, Tom Savini, David Cronenberg, Wes Craven, Tobe Hooper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1948-
  • 1943-
  • 1943-
  • 1928-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jalfon, Paula
  • MacCabe, Colin
  • Sehring, Jonathan
  • Simon, Adam
  • Romero, George A
  • Carpenter, John
  • Savini, Tom
  • Cronenberg, David
  • Craven, Wes
  • Hooper, Tobe
  • Horn, Immo
  • Carlin, Paul
  • Stockhausen, Karlheinz
  • Independent Film Channel
  • Minerva Pictures (Firm)
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
71
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Motion pictures
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The American nightmare, the Independent Film Channel presents a Minerva Pictures production, an Adam Simon film ; produced by Paula Jalfon, Colin MacCabe, Jonathan Sehring ; written and directed by Adam Simon, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Maniac (1980)
  • It came from outter space (1953)
  • Last house on the left (1972)
  • Night of the living dead (1968)
  • Rabid (1977)
  • Scanners (1981)
  • Shivers (1975)
  • The Texas chainsaw massacre (1974)
  • Videodrome (1983)
  • White Zombie (1932)
  • Bride of Frankenstain (1935)
  • The wolfman (1941)
  • The brood (1979)
  • The crazies (1973)
  • Dawn of the dead (1978)
  • Dracula (1931)
  • Frankenstein (1931)
  • The fun house (1981)
  • Halloween (1978)
Control code
ocm53481255
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9780767049641
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685951538
Other physical details
sound, color w/b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9515
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)53481255
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The American nightmare, the Independent Film Channel presents a Minerva Pictures production, an Adam Simon film ; produced by Paula Jalfon, Colin MacCabe, Jonathan Sehring ; written and directed by Adam Simon, (DVD)
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Maniac (1980)
  • It came from outter space (1953)
  • Last house on the left (1972)
  • Night of the living dead (1968)
  • Rabid (1977)
  • Scanners (1981)
  • Shivers (1975)
  • The Texas chainsaw massacre (1974)
  • Videodrome (1983)
  • White Zombie (1932)
  • Bride of Frankenstain (1935)
  • The wolfman (1941)
  • The brood (1979)
  • The crazies (1973)
  • Dawn of the dead (1978)
  • Dracula (1931)
  • Frankenstein (1931)
  • The fun house (1981)
  • Halloween (1978)
Control code
ocm53481255
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9780767049641
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685951538
Other physical details
sound, color w/b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9515
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)53481255
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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