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Corman, Roger 1926-

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Little shop of horrors by Roger Corman( Visual )

127 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seymour's exotic plant has an insatiable appetite only for blood and flesh. As the ruthless plant grows larger and larger with each feeding, so do Seymour's affections for shop girl, Audrey
Death race by Paul Anderson( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private corporations run most of the prisons across the U.S. for profit. Jensen Ames is framed for his wife's murder on the same day that the steel mill he works at closes. Ames is sent to prison where he is coerced by Hennessey, the sadistic prison warden, to drive a Ford Mustang and become known as the famous masked driver, Frankenstein. She tells Ames that she knows his baby was left in foster care, but that prisoners are freed upon winning five Death Races. Since he will take on the mask of the legendary Frankenstein, who had 4 wins at the time of his death, he will only need to win one race. It's a race to the finish and only the winner survives
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( Visual )

29 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret--and plunges him into a mightmarish torture devised by a notorious master of the Inquisition
The terror by Alpha Video Distributors( Visual )

66 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karloff is the mysterious owner of a castle on the Baltic coast in the 1800's
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1970's was an extraordinary time of rebellion, and of questioning every accepted idea. As political activism, the sexual revolution, the women's movement, and the music revolution contributed to social unrest across the country, American cinema witnessed the emergence of a new generation of filmmakers. Galvanised by a new freedom of expression, these ground-breaking artists began targeting their films toward a new kind of audience, with stories that reflected the ever-changing reality of the era
Tales of terror by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Price stars in all three episodes, including Morella, in which aman is haunted after blaming his young daughter for the death of his wife. In TThe Black Cat, a pair of illicit lovers are buried alive by a jealous husband, and in The Case of M. Valdemar, a sorcerer's spell backfires when he sentences an innocent man to living hell
Death race 2000 by Paul Bartel( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2000, America's national sport is the Death Race, a cross-country excursion in which contestants rack up points by killing innocent bystanders. Meanwhile, a revolution is brewing, and rebels disrupt the televised competition in an attempt to overthrow the morally bankrupt President
Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher by Patrick Graybill( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the last member of the Usher family who is obsessed by generations of evil as he prepares to meet his death
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in German and English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hailed as a landmark film that dazzles with deep emotion and exceptional acting, Philadelphia stars Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington as two competing lawyers who join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops, their courage overcomes the prejudice and corruption of their powerful adversaries."--Back of container
House of Usher ; The pit and the pendulum by Alan Birkinshaw( Visual )

6 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
Boxcar Bertha by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

16 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1930's, a homeless woman and an union organizer team up on a crime spree to get revenge from a railroad company
The masque of the red death ; The premature burial by Roger Corman( Visual )

32 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Side A. The masque of the red death. The evil Prince Prospero is a devil worshipper and a tyrannical ruler. Anyone who stands against him is sentenced to death. Two men dare to denounce the Prince and are imprisoned. A beautiful woman pleads for their release, but is captured by the Prince for his own pleasures. The two prisoners are brought to the Prince at his "Masque Ball" for public torture. But there is one uninvited guest standing in the shadows waiting for the right moment to strike. Side B. The premature burial. In a dark, deserted graveyard a mad doctor and two young medical students watch as workmen labor to exhume the body of someone thought to be buried alive. The discovery triggers an unexplainable reaction in Guy Carrell, one of the young students, whose ancestors met their untimely deaths in strange and unusual ways, and Guy is worried that he may be next
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and French and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An FBI trainee is assigned by her superior to interview an imprisoned, cannibalistic psychopath, Hannibal "the Cannibal" Lecter, in the hope that he may help uncover the identity of an elusive serial killer
The films of Roger Corman : brilliance on a budget by Ed Naha( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dementia 13 by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

48 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noble Irish family find themselves at the mercy of an axe-wielding killer and are made prisoners in their secluded ancestral castle
The St. Valentine's Day massacre by Roger Corman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1929 and Chicago's two powerful rival gangs, led by Al Capone and Bugs Moran, are in fierce competition over bootlegging ... but not for long. Capone's boys are plotting a Valentine's gift for Moran that will put him and his crew out of business for good. All it will take is a few fake police uniforms, a staged delivery of liquor and, of course, a lot of ammo
The fall of the House of Usher by James S Watson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent couple becomes trapped in a dark mansion in this nightmare of terror. Roderick Usher is obssessed with the belief that his family is cursed and jealously guards his sister Madeline from her fiance
Extraordinary tales by Raul Garcia( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five of Edgar Allan Poe's best-known stories are brought to vivid life in this visually stunning, heart-pounding animated anthology featuring Sir Christopher Lee, Bela Lugosi, Julian Sands, Roger Corman, and Guillermo del Toro. Murderous madmen, sinister villains, and cloaked ghouls stalk the darkened corridors of Poe's imagination, as his haunting tales are given a terrifying new twist by some of the most beloved figures in horror film history
Bucket of blood( Visual )

29 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Paisley, a strange little busboy at a beatnik coffeehouse, seeks love and acceptance from the poets and artist he serves by becoming a "sculptor". When his more than life-like creations are declared masterpieces, fame and fortune follow until the horrible truth behind his work is revealed
The shooting ; Ride in the whirlwind( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-sixties, the maverick American director Monte Hellman conceived of two westerns at the same time. As shot back-to-back for famed producer Roger Corman, they feature overlapping casts and crews. The films - The Shooting, about a motley assortment of loners following a mysterious wanted man through a desolate frontier, and Ride in the Whirlwind, about a group of cowhands pursued by vigilantes for crimes they did not commit, are rigorous, artful, and wholly unconventional journeys
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Tales of terror
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Corman, Roger

Corman, Roger William 1926-

Neill Henry 1926-....

Roger Corman American film director and film producer

Roger Corman Amerikaans filmregisseur

Roger Corman amerikai filmrendező

Roger Corman amerykański producent, reżyser, aktor

Roger Corman cinéaste, acteur et producteur

Roger Corman Director y productor de cine estadounidense

Roger Corman produttore cinematografico e regista statunitense

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Роджер Корман

Роджър Корман

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روجر كورمان

کورنبرگ کورمن تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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코만, 로저 1926-

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코먼, 로저 윌리암 1926-

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Bucket of bloodHow I made a hundred movies in Hollywood and never lost a dimeRoger Corman, the best of the cheap actsRoger Corman : an unauthorized biography of the godfather of indie filmmakingRoger Corman : blood-sucking vampires, flesh-eating cockroaches, and driller killersThe films of Roger Corman : 'shooting my way out of trouble'Roger Corman : metaphysics on a shoestring