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Universal horrors : the studio's classic films, 1931-1946

Author: Tom Weaver; Michael Brunas; John Brunas
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"A definitive study of the 85 films produced during this era and presents a general overview. For each film, complete cast lists, credits, storyline, behind-the-scenes information, production history, commentary from the cast and crew, and in-depth critical analysis. Generously illustrated"--Provided by publisher.
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Weaver, Tom, 1958-
Universal horrors.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007
(OCoLC)608359133
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Weaver; Michael Brunas; John Brunas
ISBN: 9780786429745 0786429747 9781476672953 1476672954
OCLC Number: 74987724
Notes: Revised edition of: Universal horrors / Michael Brunas. c1990.
Description: viii, 608 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Milestones in the History of Universal Studios --
1931 --
Dracula --
Dracula (Spanish version) --
Frankenstein --
1932 --
Murders in the Rue Morgue --
The Old Dark House --
The Mummy --
1933 --
Secret of the Blue Room --
The Invisible Man --
1934 --
The Black Cat --
Secret of the Chateau --
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head --
Life Returns --
1935 --
Mystery of Edwin Drood --
Night Life of the Gods --
Bride of Frankenstein --
WereWolf of London --
The Raven --
The Great Impersonation --
1936 --
The Invisible Ray --
Dracula's Daughter --
1937 --
Night Key --
1938 --
The Black Doll --
The Missing Guest --
1939 --
Son of Frankenstein --
The House of Fear --
Tower of London --
1940 --
The Invisible Man Returns --
Black Friday --
The House of the Seven Gables --
The Mummy's Hand --
The Invisible Woman --
1941 --
Man Made Monster --
Horror Island --
The Black Cat --
Hold That Ghost --
The Wolf Man --
1942 --
The Mad Doctor of Market Street --
The Ghost of Frankenstein --
Mystery of Marie Roget --
The Strange Case of Doctor Rx --
Invisible Agent --
Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror --
The Mummy's Tomb --
Night Monster --
1943 --
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon --
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man --
Sherlock Holmes in Washington --
Captive Wild Woman --
Phantom of the Opera --
Sherlock Holmes Faces Death --
Flesh and Fantasy --
Son of Dracula --
The Mad Ghoul --
Calling Dr. Death --
1944 --
The Spider Woman --
Weird Woman --
The Scarlet Claw --
The Invisible Man's Revenge --
Ghost Catchers --
Jungle Woman --
The Mummy's Ghost --
The Pearl of Death --
The Climax --
Dead Man's Eyes --
Murder in the Blue Room --
House of Frankenstein --
The Mummy's Curse --
Destiny --
1945 --
The House of Fear --
That's the Spirit --
The Frozen Ghost --
The Jungle Captive --
The Woman in Green --
Strange Confession --
Pursuit to Algiers --
House of Dracula --
Pillow of Death --
1946 --
Terror by Night --
Spider Woman Strikes Back --
House of Horrors --
Night in Paradise --
The Cat Creeps --
She-Wolf of London --
Dressed to Kill --
The Time of Their Lives --
The Brute Man --
Exclusions, Borderline Inclusions, and Some Odds and Ends --
Universal Serial Horrors --
Universal Horror Oscars --
Screen Gems Shock Television Packages.
Responsibility: Tom Weaver, Michael Brunas, and John Brunas.
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