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Amicus Film Productions

Overview
Works: 38 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 1,199 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Nonfiction films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amicus Film Productions
Stuck by Jennie Allen( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nursing assistant hits a homeless man and decides to put him in her garage rather than get him medical help, in order to stay in line for a job promotion. Soon the captor is pitted against the captive in a battle for survival
Asylum by Roy Baker( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four horror tales are tied together by a search for the missing director of a British asylum
The beast must die( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy sportsman Tom Newcliffe has bagged every sort of big game trophy ... all except one ... a werewolf! Newcliffe has summoned six guests to his isolated country estate for the weekend. Once they have arrived, he announces that one of them is a werewolf and that they are all part of a deadly game he has devised. The game will end when the moon is full and the cursed soul is hunted down and killed. Each guest has led a suspicious life, each leaving a trail of dead bodies, but which one is a ravenous beast?
Dr. Who and the Daleks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eccentric scientific genius Dr. Who activates the TARDIS, a remarkable time machine disguised as an ordinary police callbox. But when the Doctor, his granddaughters and their friend Ian are transported to the mysterious planet Skaro, they discover a race of innocent humanoids under siege by the evil robot-like Daleks
Tales from the crypt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The Skull by John Pegington( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Skull introduces us to Dr. Christopher Maitland, a collector of the occult. When he is given the opportunity to purchase one of the infamous Marquis de Sade, he leaps at the chance. What he doesn't know is that his friend, Matthew Phillips is the former owner of the skull, and quite happy to be rid of it. Possession of The Skull leads to a terrifying series of nightmarish events for Dr. Maitland as he tries to keep control of his life." --
Daleks invasion Earth 2150 A.D.( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Dr. Who and the Daleks. This time the remarkable Doctor and his companions use their time machine, the TARDIS to travel to the Earth's future. But when they arrive, they discover a battle-ravaged world where mankind has been enslaved by the diabolical Daleks. Can Doctor Who foil their fiendish plan to mine the Earth's nuclear core, and help a brave band of rebels take back the planet?
Theater of blood by Douglas Hickox( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madhouse: A TV actor, famous for his role as Dr. Death, forced into retirement by a nervous breakdown after the brutal murder of his fiancee, is invited to return to the role twelve years later. The comeback is sabotaged by a series of grisly murders
--and now the screaming starts!( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Catherine marries Charles Fengriffen and moves into the family's old mansion, they are unaware that they are to be the victims of a horrifying curse. They are tormented by a strange lifelike portrait, odd servants, and a disembodied hand
Edgar Rice Burroughs' At the Earth's core( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Victorian scientist invents a giant burrowing machine, which he and his crew use to dig deeply into the earth. To their suprise, they discover a lost world of subhuman creatures and pre-historic monsters
Torture garden( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A special sideshow torture exhibit has the power, according to showman, Dr. Diablo, to warn people of evil in their futures."--Container
The House That Dripped Blood( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after renting an old country house, film star Paul Henderson mysteriously disappears and Inspector Holloway (John Bennett) from Scotland Yard is called to investigate. Inquiring at the local police station, Holloway is told some of the house's history. He then contacts the estate agent (John Bryans) renting the house, who elaborates further by telling Holloway about its previous tenants. "Method For Murder"--A hack writer of horror stories (Denholm Elliott) moves into the house with his wife (Joanna Dunham) and is haunted by visions of Dominic (Tom Adams), the murderous, psychopathic central character of his latest novel. "Waxworks"--Two friends (Peter Cushing and Joss Ackland) become fixated with a macabre waxwork museum that appears to contain a model of a lady they both knew. "Sweets to the Sweet" - A private teacher (Nyree Dawn Porter) is perturbed by the cold and severe way a widower (Christopher Lee) treats his young daughter (Chloe Franks), even forbidding her to have a doll. "The Cloak" - Temperamental horror film actor Paul Henderson (Jon Pertwee) moves into the house while starring in a vampire film being shot nearby. He buys a black cloak from a peculiar shopkeeper (Geoffrey Bayldon) to use as his film character's costume. The cloak seems to instill in its wearer strange powers, something Paul's co-star (Ingrid Pitt) quickly discovers
Dr. Terror's house of horrors( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six men share a railway compartment. One of them introduces himself as Dr. Terror and takes out a deck of Tarot cards. He calls the cards his "house of horrors" and explains that the cards are used to predict the future. Dr. Terror predicts grotesque deaths for all five men
Vincent Price : MGM scream legends collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of terror: three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The facts in the case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance to spare him the pain of dying. Instead, M. Valdemar winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, and under the control of the hypnotist
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Version of the "Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde" story in which the names have been changed to Dr. Marlowe and Mr. Blake
Vault of horror( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The psychopath( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four men who were involved in the investigation of a German millionaire at the end of WW II are found murdered with tiny dolls left next to their corpses
The deadly bees( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An ailing starlet is sent to a remote island to recover and little does she know that she is about to stumble into ... a Hive of Horror! A diabolical neighbor has discovered the smell of fear and is using it to control a lethal swarm!"--Container
Madhouse by Jim Clark( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After suffering a nervous breakdown, a washed-up horror-film actor agrees to do a TV-series based on his old screen creation, the monstrous 'Dr. Death.' Soon the cast and crew of the series begin dying in ways similar to the deaths the characters suffered in the actor's old movies
The mind of Mr. Soames( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This fascinating sci-fi thriller prefigures the rise of reality television and modern day questions of medical ethics, as the progress of a recently awakened coma victim is nationally televised. John Soames (Terence Stamp) has been surgically awakened by the neurosurgeon Michael Bergen (Robert Vaughn), and then goes through a rigorous training program to cram thirty years of education and experience into a few weeks' time. Will this experiment prove successful or will Soames' accelerated education neglect the essentials of true maturity?"--Container
 
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