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The Resource Witchfinder general, produced by Louis M. Heyward, Philip Waddilove, Arnold Miller ; screenplay by Michael Reeves, Tom Baker ; directed by Michael Reeves, (DVD)

Witchfinder general, produced by Louis M. Heyward, Philip Waddilove, Arnold Miller ; screenplay by Michael Reeves, Tom Baker ; directed by Michael Reeves, (DVD)

Label
Witchfinder general
Title
Witchfinder general
Statement of responsibility
produced by Louis M. Heyward, Philip Waddilove, Arnold Miller ; screenplay by Michael Reeves, Tom Baker ; directed by Michael Reeves
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Matthew Hopkins is a witch hunter who finds career satisfaction touring the English countryside torturing hapless victims and putting innocent people to death in the name of purifying souls
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.W583
LC item number
W583 2007
PerformerNote
Vincent Price, Ian Ogilvy, Rupert Davies, Hilary Dwyer, Robert Russell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-1969
  • 1911-1993
  • 1943-
  • 1916-1976
  • 1809-1849
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reeves, Michael
  • Price, Vincent
  • Ogilvy, Ian
  • Davies, Rupert
  • Bassett, Ronald
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
Runtime
87
Series statement
MGM presents Midnite movies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bassett, Ronald
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Witches
  • Middle Ages
  • Superstition
  • Executions and executioners
  • England
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Witchfinder general, produced by Louis M. Heyward, Philip Waddilove, Arnold Miller ; screenplay by Michael Reeves, Tom Baker ; directed by Michael Reeves, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Musically edited version"--Container
  • Based on the novel by Ronald Bassett and the poem "The conqueror worm" by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Features: "Witchfinder general : Michael Reeves' horror classic," audio commentary with co-producer Philip Waddilove and actor Ian Oglivy
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
be2008000469
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Lccn
be2008000469
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00027616087652
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M108765
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1726632
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Witchfinder general, produced by Louis M. Heyward, Philip Waddilove, Arnold Miller ; screenplay by Michael Reeves, Tom Baker ; directed by Michael Reeves, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "Musically edited version"--Container
  • Based on the novel by Ronald Bassett and the poem "The conqueror worm" by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Features: "Witchfinder general : Michael Reeves' horror classic," audio commentary with co-producer Philip Waddilove and actor Ian Oglivy
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
be2008000469
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Lccn
be2008000469
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00027616087652
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M108765
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1726632
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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