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The Resource Eyes without a face, Gaumont, (videorecording)

Eyes without a face, Gaumont, (videorecording)

Label
Eyes without a face
Title
Eyes without a face
Statement of responsibility
Gaumont
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of650 kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident
Related
Member of
Additional physical form
Widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; enhanced for widescreen TVs (16:9) ; Dolby Digital mono.
Cataloging source
TXNES
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Les yeux sans visage
Credits note
Directed by Georges Franju ; screenplay adaptation by writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
Intended audience
  • Not rated
  • IMDb rating: 7.9
Language note
In French with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Starring Pierre Brasseur, Alida Valli, Edith Scob
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1987
  • 1906-1989
  • 1905-1972
  • 1908-1998
  • 1921-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Franju, Georges
  • Boileau, Pierre
  • Brasseur, Pierre
  • Narcejac, Thomas
  • Valli, Alida
  • Scob, Édith
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
  • Gaumont (Firm)
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/unknown
Series statement
Criterion Collection
Series volume
260
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror films
  • Plastic surgeons
  • Foreign films
  • Feature films
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Foreign films
  • Feature films, France
  • French language films
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Plastic surgeons
  • Horror films, France
  • Feature films
  • Foreign films
  • Horror films
  • Plastic surgeons
  • France
Technique
live action
Label
Eyes without a face, Gaumont, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • In Dolby digital mono
  • At beginning of title: Georges Franjus'
  • Also known as "The horror chamber of Dr. Faustus" (L. Maltin's movie guide)
  • Pamphlet notes by Patrick McGrath
Accompanying material
pamphlet.
Contents
Specital featrues: "Blood of the beasts (Le sang des bêtes), Georges Franju's 1949 short documentary about the slaughterhouses of Paris ; archival interviews with Franju on horror, cinema, and the making of "Blood of the beasts" ; exerpt fro m"Les grands-pères du crime," a documentary features "Eyes without a face" writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac (Diabolique, Vertigo) ; theatrical trailers ; stills gallery of rare production photos and promotional material ; new improved English subtitle translation; new essays by novelist Patrick McGrath and writer film historian David Kalat
Control code
ocn780021573
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9780780028883
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CAS 260
System control number
(OCoLC)780021573
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Label
Eyes without a face, Gaumont, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • In Dolby digital mono
  • At beginning of title: Georges Franjus'
  • Also known as "The horror chamber of Dr. Faustus" (L. Maltin's movie guide)
  • Pamphlet notes by Patrick McGrath
Accompanying material
pamphlet.
Contents
Specital featrues: "Blood of the beasts (Le sang des bêtes), Georges Franju's 1949 short documentary about the slaughterhouses of Paris ; archival interviews with Franju on horror, cinema, and the making of "Blood of the beasts" ; exerpt fro m"Les grands-pères du crime," a documentary features "Eyes without a face" writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac (Diabolique, Vertigo) ; theatrical trailers ; stills gallery of rare production photos and promotional material ; new improved English subtitle translation; new essays by novelist Patrick McGrath and writer film historian David Kalat
Control code
ocn780021573
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9780780028883
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CAS 260
System control number
(OCoLC)780021573
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.

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