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Kenton, Erle C. 1896-1980

Overview
Works: 211 works in 356 publications in 4 languages and 4,788 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Monster films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Vampire films  Science fiction films  Mad scientist films  Detective and mystery films  Musical films 
Roles: Director, Restager , fmd, Scenarist, Author, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Erle C Kenton
Frankenstein : the legacy collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and creates trouble. Bride of Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein agrees to help create a new creature, a woman, to be the companion of the monster. Son of Frankenstein: Wolf Frankenstein, the doctor's son, returns with his wife, to claim his inheritance. Ghost of Frankenstein: Ygor resurrects Frankenstein's monster and brings him to the original doctor's son, Ludwig, for help. House of Frankenstein: Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster extract revenge upon their many enemies
Dracula : the legacy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dracula: The vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the young and virtuous Mina. Dracula's daughter: A hypnotic woman steals the body of Count Dracula and bloodless corpses start appearing in London again. Son of Dracula: Carpathian Count Alucard is invited to the United States by a young and morbid heiress. House of Dracula: Dracula arrives at Dr. Edelman's office asking for a cure to his vampirism
Island of lost souls( Visual )

6 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad doctor conducts ghastly genetic experiments on a remote island in the South Seas, much to the fear and disgust of the shipwrecked sailor who finds himself trapped there
The best of Abbott and Costello( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Videodisc releases of eight comedies originally produced by Universal Pictures, 1940-1942
Pre-code Hollywood collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torch singer: Claudette Colbert plays a sexy radio chanteuse who passes her time with an entourage of drunken debauched friends while raising her child born out of wedlock. The Code prohibited stories of illicit love and drunkenness
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man on the flying trapeze: Ambrose Wolfinger wants the afternoon off to go to a wrestling match. He tells his boss he needs to attend his mother-in-law's funeral. A series of mishaps lead his boss to send flowers to the house and notify papers of the death
Frankenstein : complete legacy collection by Universal( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist creates a man with body parts of corpses with monstrous results; inspired by his devious mentor, Dr. Frankenstein creates a bride for his monster; Dr. Frankenstein's son revives the monster only to discover that it is being controlled by a devious assistant; when Ygor brings the monster to Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein, the doctor tries to replace the monster's brain with a normal one; an evil scientist escapes from prison and encounters Dracula and other monsters; Dracula and the Wolf Man seek cures for their afflictions; two freight handlers encounter Dracula and other monsters
Dracula : complete legacy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Son of Dracula: Carpathian Count Alucard is invited to the United States by a young and morbid heiress
Down on the farm( Visual )

2 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finlayson holds the mortgage on Fazenda's father's farm, a matter that could be rectified with her marriage to the evil banker. However, she loves Gribbon, and fakes a letter from a 'mystery man' to impugn her past and break the engagement with Finlayson. Locations include Mixville, Griffith Park and Glendale Line Pacific Electric track (near Riverside Dr. and Fletcher Dr.)
Who done it?( Visual )

7 editions published between 1942 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about two would-be radio writers who find themselves involved in a real murder during the recording of a "whodunit" play. Trying to solve the crime, they are targeted by the killer and suspected by the police
The wolf man : complete legacy collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The original Wolf Man is one of the silver screen's most unforgettable characters and, along with the other Universal classic monsters, defined the Hollywood horror genre. The wolf man: complete legacy collection includes all 7 films from the original legacy including the eerie classic starring Lon Chaney Jr. and the timeless films that followed. These landmark motion pictures defined the iconic look of the tragic monster and continue to inspire countless remakes and adaptations that strengthen the legend of the Wolf Man to this day"--Container
You're telling me!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Bisbee is an eccentric inventor with a taste for drink. Before the day is through, Sam flubs his daughter's marriage plans, shoots the tires out from under a police car, befriends a princess, lassos an ostrich, and becomes the darling of the country club
The ghost of Frankenstein ; Son of Frankenstein( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost of Frankenstein: When Ygor brings the monster to Frankenstein's country castle, the doctor decides that a brain transplant might be in order. While Frankenstein thinks the transplant should be of a healthy and sane brain, Ygor plots with Frankenstein's unscrupulous colleague Dr. Bohmer to transplant Ygor's brain instead, so that he can rule the world using the monster's body. Their plan turns sour when the monster becomes malevolent and goes on a rampage in the nearest town. Son of Frankenstein: The son of Dr. Frankenstein returns to his ancestral castle twenty-five years after the infamous monster's "death." There he meets Ygor, a mad shepherd who is hiding the body of the creature. The young doctor revives his father's creation in the hope of rehabilitating him and clearing the family name
House of Frankenstein by Erle C Kenton( Visual )

18 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deranged scientist escapes from prison and revives Count Dracula, the Frankenstein monster and the Wolfman in order to kill those responsible for his imprisonment
Pardon my sarong( Visual )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2003 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screwball bus drivers Algy and Wellington travel off the course from Los Angeles to join the crew of playboy Tommy Layton's yacht. A hurricane detours the craft to an uncharted island, inhabited by innocent natives and a sinister Dr. Varnoff
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who done it?: Slapstick comedy thriller in which two radio writers become involved in a real murder while they are recording a whodunit play
W.C. Fields comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his early days on stage in vaudeville and Broadway through his live appearance on radio, W.C. Fields created an iconic persona that has never been matched. The comic genius of Fields is best captured forever in his body of films that highlight his notoriously sarcastic quick wit and slapstick routines. In these ten films, see W.C. Fields at his best
The Ghost of Frankenstein by Erle C Kenton( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ygor brings the monster to Frankenstein's country castle, the doctor decides that a brain transplant might be in order. While Frankenstein thinks the transplant should be of a healthy and sane brain, Ygor plots with Frankenstein's unscrupulous colleague Dr. Bohmer to transplant Ygor's brain instead, so that he can rule the world using the monster's body. Their plan turns sour when the monster becomes malevolent and goes on a rampage in the nearest town
House of Dracula( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dracula and the Wolfman approach Dr. Edelman to beg for a cure to relieve them of their killing instincts. But while the Wolfman is sincere, Dracula is merely scheming to get close to the doctor's nurse so she can become one of his brides of darkness
Abbott & Costello( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It ain't hay: Bud and Lou accidentally kidnap the famous racehorse, Tea Biscuit. Hit the ice: Unwittingly involved in a robbery, Bud and Lou trail the crooks to the Sun Valley ski resort. In society: Bud and Lou find themselves in hot water after a plumbing job goes wrong at a high society bash. Here come the co-eds: Bud and Lou head to campus and attempt to save Bixby College from closing down
 
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Dracula : the legacy collection
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Who done it?House of FrankensteinPardon my sarongThe Ghost of FrankensteinHouse of Dracula
Alternative Names
Erle C. Kenton Amerikaans filmregisseur (1896-1980)

Erle C. Kenton cinéaste américain

Erle C. Kenton director de cine estadounidense

Erle C. Kenton regista cinematografico statunitense

Erle C. Kenton US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Kenton, Earl 1896-1980

Kenton, Earl C. 1896-1980

Kenton, Earle 1896-1980

Kenton, Earle C. 1896-1980

Kenton, Erle 1896-1980

Kenton, Erle Cauthorn

Кентон, Эрл

ارله سی کنتون بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

켄튼, 얼 C. 1896-1980

アール・C・ケントン

厄爾·凱爾頓

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