WorldCat Identities

Lewton, Val

Overview
Works: 133 works in 375 publications in 5 languages and 5,638 library holdings
Genres: Horror films  Drama  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Biography  Zombie films  History  Vampire films  Monster films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Producer, Author, Scenarist, pmn, Director
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Val Lewton
Cat people ; The curse of the cat people( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of the cat people: A young girl creates an imaginary friend, based on a picture of her father's long-dead first wife
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

16 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's The body snatcher: "Il s'agit de l'histoire d'un diabolique fossoyeur (joué par Boris Karloff) qui fournit, sans honte, un professeur en cadavres frais". --Site wikipédia, consulté le 22 avril 2014
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isle of the dead: A group of strangers are all quarantined inside the same house after an outbreak of the plague
Cat people : classic music for the Val Lewton films by Roy Webb( )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Leopard Man by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

21 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost ship (69 min.): A young ship's officer begins to suspect that his captain may also be a murderer
Cat people( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Serbian immigrant living in Manhattan believes that, because of an ancient curse, any physical intimacy with the man she loves will turn her into a feline predator
The seventh victim ; Shadows in the dark : The Val Lewton legacy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh victim: A young woman travels to New York City to search for her missing sister
The seventh victim by Mark Robson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh victim (71 min.): Mary Gibson, a naive orphan, goes to Manhatten to find her missing sister Jacqueline. Her investigation leads her to Jacqueline's secret husband, and also to a strange cult of Diabolists who are also hunting Jacqueline
Cat people by R. K.O Radio Pictures( Visual )

10 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic horror tale of a young bride who believes she is the victim of a curse that transforms her into a deadly panther
The Val Lewton horror collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Lewton redefined the horror genre with low-budget, high box office films. Here are nine of his horror classics
Cat people( Visual )

26 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic horror tale of a young bride who believes she is the victim of a curse that transforms her into a deadly panther
The Curse of the cat people by Robert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetic fantasy film about a sensitive child who is guided by the vision of her dead mother
Isle of the dead (1945) : shooting script by Josef Mischel( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bedlam (1946) : shooting script by Alison Maclean( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leopard man & the ghost ship( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leopard man: A leopard escapes from a nightclub and proceeds to wreak havoc on the populace. The ghost ship: A young ship's officer begins to suspect that his captain may also be a murderer
I walked with a zombie & the body snatcher( Visual )

10 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two vintage horror films. I walked with a zombie: A young Canadian nurse comes to the West Indies to care for Jessica, the wife of a plantation manager, who seems to be suffering from a kind of mental paralysis as a result of fever. The body snatcher: A ruthless doctor and his young prize student find themselves continually harassed by their murderous supplier of illegal cadavers
The Body snatcher by Robert Wise( Visual )

13 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karloff portrays a cab driver in mid-19th century Edinburgh who earns extra money by supplying corpses to one of the most prestigious medical professors in the city. Blackmail and murder round out this story of psychological terror
Rasputin and the empress by Val Lewton( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bedlam by Mark Robson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nell Bowen visits the insane asylum of St. Mary's of Bethlehem and discovers the chief warden has his own sadistic methods for dealing with the inmates, she finds herself committed there to prevent her telling what she knows
Isle of the dead : Bedlam( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isle of the dead: On a Greek island during the 1912 war, several people are trapped by quarantine for the plague. If that isn't enough worry, one of the people, a superstitious old peasant woman, suspects one young girl of being a vampiric kind of demon called a vorvolaka
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cat people ; The curse of the cat people Cat people The Val Lewton horror collection Cat people
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Alternative Names

controlled identityKeith, Carlos

Forbes, Cosmo

Forbes Cosmo 1904-1951

Keith, Carlos

Keith Carlos 1904-1951

Leventon, Vladimir 1904-1951

Leventon, Vladimir Ivan.

Leventon Vladimir Ivan 1904-1951

Leventon, Vladimir Ivanovich.

Leventon, Vladimir Ivanovich, 1904-1951

Leventon, Vladimir Maksimilianovič

Lewton, Val

Lewton, Val, 1904-1951

Lewton, Vladimir, 1904-1951

Liyūtin, Fāl, 1904-1951

Val Lewton American writer and producer

Val Lewton filmproducent uit Oekraïne (1904-1951)

Val Lewton Producteur de films américain

Val Lewton produttore cinematografico russo

Val Lewton US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Аноним псевд. 1904-1951

Вел Льютон

Левентон В. И. 1904-1951

Льютон, Вэл

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