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The Resource Isle of the dead, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; written by Ardel Wray & Josef Mischel ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson. Bedlam / screen play by Carlos Keith and Mark Robson ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson, (videorecording)

Isle of the dead, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; written by Ardel Wray & Josef Mischel ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson. Bedlam / screen play by Carlos Keith and Mark Robson ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson, (videorecording)

Label
Isle of the dead
Title
Isle of the dead
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; written by Ardel Wray & Josef Mischel ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson. Bedlam / screen play by Carlos Keith and Mark Robson ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson
Title variation
Bedlam
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • Isle of the dead (72 min.): Boris Karloff shares a quarantined house with other strangers on a plague-infested (and perhaps spirit-haunted) island
  • Bedlam (79 min.): Karloff plays the doomed overseer of St. Mary's of Bethlehem Asylum in 1761 London
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/75
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in French or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
  • Isle of the Dead: Boris Karloff, Ellen Drew, Marc Cramer
  • Bedlam: Boris Karloff, Anna Lee, Billy House
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1978
  • 1887-1969
  • 1915-2003
  • 1913-2004-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robson, Mark
  • Lewton, Val
  • Karloff, Boris
  • Drew, Ellen
  • Cramer, Marc
  • Lee, Anna
Runtime
151
Series statement
The Val Lewton horror collection
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Isle of the dead, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; written by Ardel Wray & Josef Mischel ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson. Bedlam / screen play by Carlos Keith and Mark Robson ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1945 and 1946
  • Special features: commentary on Bedlam by film historian Tom Weaver
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (151 min.)
Isbn
9780780650619
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 053939727029
  • 053939724226
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • T7242
  • T7242A
  • T7242B
  • T72703
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm61852913
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Isle of the dead, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; written by Ardel Wray & Josef Mischel ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson. Bedlam / screen play by Carlos Keith and Mark Robson ; produced by Val Lewton ; directed by Mark Robson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1945 and 1946
  • Special features: commentary on Bedlam by film historian Tom Weaver
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (151 min.)
Isbn
9780780650619
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 053939727029
  • 053939724226
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • T7242
  • T7242A
  • T7242B
  • T72703
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm61852913
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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