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The Resource Island of lost souls, a Paramount picture ; Paramount presents ; directed by Erle C.Kenton ; screen play by Waldemar Young and Philip Wylie, (videorecording)

Island of lost souls, a Paramount picture ; Paramount presents ; directed by Erle C.Kenton ; screen play by Waldemar Young and Philip Wylie, (videorecording)

Label
Island of lost souls
Title
Island of lost souls
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; Paramount presents ; directed by Erle C.Kenton ; screen play by Waldemar Young and Philip Wylie
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Charles Laughton plays a mad doctor conducting ghastly genetic experiments on a remote island in the South Seas, much to the fear and disgust of the shipwrecked sailor who finds himself trapped there
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • MTnaY2zDJ54
  • 0m99KSTbIaE
Credits note
Photographer, Karl Struss ; makeup, Wally Westmore ; music, Arthur Johnston, Sigmund Krumgold
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I85 2011
PerformerNote
Charles Laughton, Richard Arlen, Bela Lugosi, Leila Hyams, The Panther Woman (Kathleen Burke), George Irving, Arthur Hohl, Tetsu Komai
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1980
  • 1902-1971
  • 1878-1938
  • 1899-1962
  • 1882-1956
  • 1900-1976
  • 1905-1977
  • 1913-1980
  • 1874-1961
  • 1894-1970
  • 1886-1981
  • 1906-1973
  • 1898-1954
  • 1866-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kenton, Erle C.
  • Wylie, Philip
  • Young, Waldemar
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Lugosi, Bela
  • Arlen, Richard
  • Hyams, Leila
  • Burke, Kathleen
  • Irving, George
  • Komai, Tetsu
  • Struss, Karl
  • Westmore, Wally
  • Johnston, Arthur
  • Krumgold, Sigmund
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Paramount Productions
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
70
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
586
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Animal experimentation
  • Monsters
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Scientists
Technique
live action
Label
Island of lost souls, a Paramount picture ; Paramount presents ; directed by Erle C.Kenton ; screen play by Waldemar Young and Philip Wylie, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from H.G. Well's novel "The island of Dr. Moreau"
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • "New digital restoration of the uncut theatrical version."
  • Special features: audio commentary featuring film historian Gregory Mank; new conversation between filmmaker John Landis, makeup artist Rick Baker, and genre expert Bob Burns; new interviews with: horror film historian David J. Skal and filmmaker Richard Stanley, the original director of the 1996 adaptation, Gerald Casale and Mark Mothersbaugh of the band Devo; short 1976 film by Devo featuring the songs 'Secret agent man' and 'Jocko homo'; stills gallery; theatrical trailer; booklet featuring an essay by writer Christine Smallwood
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([12] p. : ill. ; 16 cm.).
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (70 min.)
Isbn
9781604654936
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515088015
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2068BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1886334
  • (OCoLC)747732114
  • (OCoLC)ocn747732114
  • 1886334
System details
Blu-ray, Region A, full screen (1.33:1), mono.; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Island of lost souls, a Paramount picture ; Paramount presents ; directed by Erle C.Kenton ; screen play by Waldemar Young and Philip Wylie, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from H.G. Well's novel "The island of Dr. Moreau"
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932
  • "New digital restoration of the uncut theatrical version."
  • Special features: audio commentary featuring film historian Gregory Mank; new conversation between filmmaker John Landis, makeup artist Rick Baker, and genre expert Bob Burns; new interviews with: horror film historian David J. Skal and filmmaker Richard Stanley, the original director of the 1996 adaptation, Gerald Casale and Mark Mothersbaugh of the band Devo; short 1976 film by Devo featuring the songs 'Secret agent man' and 'Jocko homo'; stills gallery; theatrical trailer; booklet featuring an essay by writer Christine Smallwood
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([12] p. : ill. ; 16 cm.).
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (70 min.)
Isbn
9781604654936
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515088015
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2068BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1886334
  • (OCoLC)747732114
  • (OCoLC)ocn747732114
  • 1886334
System details
Blu-ray, Region A, full screen (1.33:1), mono.; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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