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Newman, Kim

Overview
Works: 87 works in 364 publications in 9 languages and 11,417 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Horror films  Steampunk fiction  Alternative histories (Fiction)  Horror tales  Bibliography  Zombie films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PR6064.E9277, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Kim Newman
 
Most widely held works by Kim Newman
Anno-Dracula by Kim Newman( Book )

49 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dracula has taken control of Britain by enslaving the queen and creating an army of the undead
The vampire archives : the most complete volume of vampire tales ever published( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vampires! Whether imagined by Bram Stoker or Anne Rice, they are part of the human lexicon and as old as blood itself. They are your neighbors, your friends, and they are always lurking. Now Otto Penzler -- editor of the bestselling Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps -- has compiled the darkest, the scariest, and by far the most evil collection of vampire stories ever. With over eighty stories, including the works of Stephen King and D.H. Lawrence, alongside Lord Byron and Tanith Lee, not to mention Edgar Allan Poe and Harlan Ellison, The Vampire Archives will drive a stake through the heart of any other collection out there
Horror : the 100 best books( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 100 essays by leading horror writers nominating their own choices for the best books in the genre
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's The body snatcher: A surgeon pays an unscrupulous body snatcher to deliver fresh cadavers to him
An English ghost story by Kim Newman( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dysfunctional British nuclear family seek a new life away from the big city in the sleepy Somerset countryside. At first their new home, The Hollow, seems to embrace them, creating a rare peace and harmony within the family. But when the house turns on them, it seems to know just how to hurt them the most, threatening to destroy them from the inside out
Jago by Kim Newman( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fish sprout from trees, people undergo strange transformations, repressed feelings erupt into violence and death. Creatures from local legend, from science fiction, and from the darkness of man's mind prowl Alder. Human evil melds with the supernatural, and the village, swollen by an annual rock festival of cataclysmic proportions, prepares to reap a harvest of horror. As chaos spreads, engulfing the entire community in terror, Paul and Hazel find themselves drawn in
Bad dreams by Kim Newman( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Nielson, an American journalist, comes to London to investigate the strange death of her sister. Soon, she becomes sucked into a netherworld of corruption and perversion and is hurtled toward a final confrontation where she has only the dead as allies
The quorum by Kim Newman( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and German and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If Michael, Micky and Mark will devote the first month of every year to torturing their pal, Neil, they will become famous. This is a deal made between a modern devil and three ambitious young men. Part-horror story, part-social commentary, by the author of Anno-Dracula
Film noir : bringing darkness to light( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life"--Container
The night mayor by Kim Newman( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and French and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the City made from a dream. But this isn't any dream; it is the dark and haunting nightmare of a killer. It is the near future and old-fashioned movies, or "flatties", have been replaced by Dreams, virtual reality scenarios written by professional Dreamers. When infamous criminal Truro Daine escapes imprisonment, he flees into the City, an artificial world of his own creation, where he rules as the all-powerful Night Mayor
Cat people by Kim Newman( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Released in 1943, Cat People was the first production from the unit set up by RKO to make low-cost, high-return horror movies. Producer Val Lewton was handed the title and ordered to come up with a film to fit. He and director Jacques Tourneur created an innovative picture about a Serbian emigree in New York (Simone Simon) who is convinced she's suffering from a hereditary curse that will transform her into a panther if her passions are aroused." "Kim Newman positions this 74-minute classic in terms of the horror film genre from which it emerges and against which it rebels. Through close analysis, he teases out the layers of meaning and intent that make this at once a supernatural drama and an unusual psychological study."--Jacket
Horror : another 100 best books( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Jones has paired horror's leading authors with the genre's milestones, featuring Peter Straub on Stephen King, Joe R. Lansdale on Ray Bradbury, Edgar Allan Poe on Nathaniel Hawthorne, and many equally inspired matches
Anno Dracula 1976-1991 : Johnny Alucard by Kim Newman( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagines a world where Dracula survives his encounters with Dr. John Seward and enslaves Victorian England, emerging decades later in 1980s America to sink his fangs into such rich and famous targets as Andy Warhol and Orson Welles
The BFI companion to horror( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to entries on actors, directors, writers and technicians associated with horror, and all horror-themed film and television series, there are insightful essays on classic horror characters like Frankenstein and Dracula, on recurrent situations like decapitation and body-snatching, even on often-horrific portions of the body like eyes and brains. Among the experts who have contributed are Mark Ashworth, Anne Billson, Jeremy Clarke, Christopher Frayling, Neil Gaiman, Phil Hardy, Peter Hutchings, Tom Hutchinson, Alan Jones, Stephen Jones, Mark Kermode, Tim Lucas, Maitland McDonagh, David Prothero, Mark Salisbury, Philip Strick, Steve Thrower and Linda Ruth Williams
The Hound of the D'Urbervilles by Kim Newman( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the adventures of Professor Moriarty and his partner Colonel Sebastian 'Basher' Moran as they solve crimes for profit
Doctor Who by Kim Newman( Book )

11 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From 1963 to 1989, for the most part at teatime on Saturdays on BBC1, Doctor Who was a British TV institution. The series had its roots in British science fiction but grew to take in many other influences: historical drama, Hammer horror, satire, conspiracy thriller, even pantomime." "Kim Newman's comprehensive study follows the Doctor's travels through time and space, placing Doctor Who in the context of science-fiction television, and traces the history of the show through its outstanding stories and its recurring themes, from its highs (Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker) to its lows (K-9, Bonnie Langford, and cancellation) and suggests why the programme has become an enduring television masterpiece and a cultural phenomenon."--Jacket
Science fiction/horror( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightmare movies : horror on screen since the 1960s by Kim Newman( Book )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now over twenty years old, the original edition of Nightmare Movies has retained its place as a true classic of cult film criticism. Kim Newman brings his seminal work completely up-to-date
Scanners by David Cronenberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supernaturals with the power to destroy human beings through telepathy are bent on taking over the world while a young artist races against time to stop them
The bloody Red Baron by Kim Newman( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1918, Graf von Dracula leads the armies of Germany and Austria-Hungary in the War of the Great Powers, which is also a war between the living and the undead
 
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The vampire archives : the most complete volume of vampire tales ever published
Alternative Names

controlled identityYeovil, Jack, 1959-

Kim Newman britischer Filmkritiker, Journalist und Schriftsteller des Horrorgenres

Kim Newman Brits journalist

Kim Newman giornalista, critico cinematografico e scrittore inglese

Newman, Kim James 1959-

Yeovil, Jack 1959-

Ньюман, Ким

キム・ニューマン

ニューマン, キム

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The vampire archives : the most complete volume of vampire tales ever publishedJagoBad dreamsThe quorumThe night mayorCat peopleHorror : another 100 best booksThe BFI companion to horror