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The Resource The howling, a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante, (DVD)

The howling, a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante, (DVD)

Label
The howling
Title
The howling
Statement of responsibility
a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Traumatized by a near-fatal encounter with a serial killer, a TV newscaster takes time off at a secluded retreat. But after nights of being tormented by bestial, bloodcurdling cries, she ventures into the woods seeking answers and makes a terrifying discovery. Now she must fight not only for her life-- but for her soul
Cataloging source
IHY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, John Hora ; art director, Robert Burns ; editors, Mark Goldblatt, Joe Dante ; music, Pino Donaggio ; costume designer, Jack Buehler
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H69 2013
PerformerNote
Dee Wallace-Stone, Patrick Macnee, Dennis Dugan, Christopher Stone, Belinda Balaski, Kevin McCarthy, John Carradine, Slim Pickins, Elisabeth Brooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1950-
  • 1948-
  • 1922-2015
  • 1942-1995
  • 1947-
  • 1914-2010
  • 1951-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dante, Joe
  • Finnell, Michael
  • Conrad, Jack
  • Sayles, John
  • Winkless, Terence H
  • Stone, Dee Wallace
  • Macnee, Patrick
  • Dugan, Dennis
  • Stone, Christopher
  • Balaski, Belinda
  • McCarthy, Kevin
  • Carradine, John
  • Pickens, Slim
  • Brooks, Elisabeth
  • Brandner, Gary
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Werewolves
  • Serial murderers
  • Women television journalists
  • Television news anchors
  • Victims of violent crimes
Technique
live action
Label
The howling, a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Gary Brandner
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: "Unleashing the beast : making 'The howling'" multi-part documentary; deleted scenes; outtakes; "Making a monster movie : inside 'The howling'" documentary; audio commentaries; photo gallery; interviews with co-writer and stop motion animator; a look at the film's locations; cut to shreds; Howlings eternal with Steven A. Lane
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663140750
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF 14075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn847228391
  • (OCoLC)847228391
  • 1413817
System details
DVD; region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The howling, a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Gary Brandner
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: "Unleashing the beast : making 'The howling'" multi-part documentary; deleted scenes; outtakes; "Making a monster movie : inside 'The howling'" documentary; audio commentaries; photo gallery; interviews with co-writer and stop motion animator; a look at the film's locations; cut to shreds; Howlings eternal with Steven A. Lane
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663140750
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF 14075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn847228391
  • (OCoLC)847228391
  • 1413817
System details
DVD; region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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