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The pit and the pendulum

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The pit and the pendulum

Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2001], c1961.

1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret.

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ISBN:

978-0-7928-5004-5 : $14.95

Dewey Class No:

791.43/72 22

ME:UniformTitle:

Pit and the pendulum (Motion picture : 1961)

Title:

The pit and the pendulum [videorecording] / American International Pictures ; produced and directed by Roger Corman ; screenplay by Richard Matheson.

VaryingTitle:

Edgar Allan Poe's The pit and the pendulum.

Edition:

Widescreen.

Publisher:

Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2001], c1961.

Physical:

1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Series:

MGM presents Midnite movies.

Notes:

Based on the story by Edgar Allan Poe.

Notes:

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961.

Notes:

Special features: Rare prologue ; audio commentary by director Roger Corman; original theatrical trailer.

ParticipantNote:

Vincent Price, John Kerr, Barbara Steele, Luana Anders, Antony Carbone.

Summary:

A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret.

Target Audience:

MPAA rating: Not rated.

Subject:

Sisters--Death--Drama.

Subject:

Inquisition--Spain--Drama.

Subject:

Prisons--Drama.

Subject:

Feature films--Video recordings for French speakers.

AE:PersName:

Corman, Roger, 1926-

AE:PersName:

Matheson, Richard, 1926-

AE:PersName:

Price, Vincent, 1911-1993.

AE:PersName:

Kerr, John, 1931-

AE:PersName:

Steele, Barbara, 1938-

AE:PersName:

Anders, Luana, 1938-1996.

AE:PersName:

Carbone, Anthony, 1927-

AE:PersName:

Crosby, Floyd, 1899-1985.

AE:PersName:

Carras, Anthony.

AE:PersName:

Baxter, Les, 1922-1996.

AE:PersName:

Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Pit and the pendulum.

AE:CorpName:

American International Pictures (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

MGM Home Entertainment Inc.

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

MGM presents Midnite movies.

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