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Tales from the crypt ; Vault of horror / Metromedia Producers Corporation presents an Amicus production ; screenplay by Milton Subotsky ; produced by Max J. Rosenberg and Milton Subotsky ; directed by Freddie Francis. Vault of horror / Metromedia Producers Corporation presents an Amicus production ; written by Milton Subotsky ; produced by Max J. Rosenberg and Milton Subotsky ; directed by Roy Ward Baker.

Subotsky, Milton. (Added Author). Rosenberg, Max J., 1914-2004 (Added Author). Francis, Freddie, 1917-2007 (Added Author). Baker, Roy. (Added Author). Collins, Joan, 1933- (Added Author). Cushing, Peter, 1913-1994 (Added Author). Dotrice, Roy, 1923- (Added Author). Greene, Richard, 1918-1985 (Added Author). Hendry, Ian, 1931-1984 (Added Author). Magee, Patrick. (Added Author). Murray, Barbara, 1929-2014 (Added Author). Patrick, Nigel. (Added Author). Phillips, Robin. (Added Author). Richardson, Ralph, Sir, 1902-1983 (Added Author). Addams, Dawn, 1930-1985 (Added Author). Baker, Tom, 1934- (Added Author). Craig, Michael, 1929- (Added Author). Elliott, Denholm. (Added Author). Johns, Glynis (Added Author). Judd, Edward, 1932-2009 (Added Author). Jürgens, Curd, 1915-1982 (Added Author). Massey, Anna. (Added Author). Massey, Daniel. (Added Author). Terry-Thomas, 1911-1990 (Added Author). Feldstein, Albert B. (Added Author). Craig, Johnny, 1926-2001 (Added Author). Gaines, William M. (Added Author). Metromedia Producers Corporation. (Added Author). Amicus Film Productions. (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD FAMILY TAL (Text) 33187002790893 Digital Video Disc Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (169 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on stories written by Al Feldstein, Johnny Craig and Bill Gaines, originally published in Tales from the crypt and The vault of horror by Bill Gaines.
Tales of the crypt originally released as a motion picture in 1972 ; Vault of horror originally released as a motion picture in 1973.
Formatted Contents Note:
Tales from the crypt (83 min.) -- Vault of horror (86 min.).
Participant or Performer Note:
Tales from the crypt: Joan Collins, Peter Cushing, Roy Dotrice, Richard Greene, Ian Hendry, Patrick Magee, Barbara Murray, Nigel Patrick, Robin Phillips, Sir Ralph Richardson.
Vault of horror: Dawn Addams, Tom Baker, Michael Craig, Denholm Elliott, Glynis Johns, Edward Judd, Curt Jurgens, Anna Massey, Daniel Massey, Terry-Thomas.
Summary, etc.:
Tales of the crypt: When five unwary travelers with dark hearts stumble into a series of catacombs, they find themselves in a cavern with no way out. But the horror's only just begun as a mysterious figure appears to reveal to each person the shocking events that will soon lead to their well-deserved, untimely, and unavoidable deaths.
Vault of horror: Five unsuspecting hotel guests step out of an elevator into a vault deep underground. Trapped with no way out, each guest shares a gruesome story of an encounter with death. But as the stories unfold, the men begin to suspect that their presence in the vault is no coincidence, and they may have already found that the only way out is death.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., single layer, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
These DVDs are copy protected.
Language Note:
Tales from the crypt: English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Vault of horror: English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Crypts > Drama.
Catacombs > Drama.
Death > Drama.
Tombs > Drama.
Storytelling > Drama.
Criptas > Teatro.
Catacumbas > Teatro.
Muerte > Teatro.
Tumbas > Teatro.
Narración de cuentos > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Horror films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Horror > Feature.
Thriller > Feature.
Adaptation > Feature.
Feature films.
Horror films.
Suspense films.

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