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The Resource Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968, Kevin Heffernan

Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968, Kevin Heffernan

Label
Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968
Title
Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold
Title remainder
horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Heffernan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Heffernan, Kevin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Horror films
Label
Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968, Kevin Heffernan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-304) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Grind house of art house? : Astor pictures and Peeping Tom
  • 6.
  • American international goes international : new markets, runaway productions, and Black sabbath
  • 7.
  • Television syndication and the birth of the "orphans" : horror films in the local TV market
  • 8.
  • Demon children and the birth of adult horror : William Castle, Roman Polanski, and Rosemary's baby
  • 9.
  • Family monsters and urban matinees : continental distributing and Night of the living dead
  • 1.
  • Conclusion : the horror film in the new Hollywood
  • App.
  • Feature film packages in television syndication, 1955-1968
  • Horror in three dimensions : House of wax and Creature from the black lagoon
  • 2.
  • The color of blood : hammer films and Curse of Frankenstein
  • 3.
  • "Look into the hypnotic eye!" : exhibitor financing and distributor hype in Fifties horror cinema
  • 4.
  • "A sissified Bela Lugosi" : Vincent Price, William Castle, and AIP's Poe adaptations
Control code
7853899
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780822332022
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003016429
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2003016429
  • (BNAtoc) 2003016429
Label
Ghouls, gimmicks, and gold : horror films and the American movie business, 1953-1968, Kevin Heffernan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-304) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Grind house of art house? : Astor pictures and Peeping Tom
  • 6.
  • American international goes international : new markets, runaway productions, and Black sabbath
  • 7.
  • Television syndication and the birth of the "orphans" : horror films in the local TV market
  • 8.
  • Demon children and the birth of adult horror : William Castle, Roman Polanski, and Rosemary's baby
  • 9.
  • Family monsters and urban matinees : continental distributing and Night of the living dead
  • 1.
  • Conclusion : the horror film in the new Hollywood
  • App.
  • Feature film packages in television syndication, 1955-1968
  • Horror in three dimensions : House of wax and Creature from the black lagoon
  • 2.
  • The color of blood : hammer films and Curse of Frankenstein
  • 3.
  • "Look into the hypnotic eye!" : exhibitor financing and distributor hype in Fifties horror cinema
  • 4.
  • "A sissified Bela Lugosi" : Vincent Price, William Castle, and AIP's Poe adaptations
Control code
7853899
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780822332022
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003016429
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2003016429
  • (BNAtoc) 2003016429

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