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The Resource The town that dreaded sundown, Charles B. Pierce Film Productions ; MGM ; Orion ; directed by Charles B. Pierce, (videorecording)

The town that dreaded sundown, Charles B. Pierce Film Productions ; MGM ; Orion ; directed by Charles B. Pierce, (videorecording)

Label
The town that dreaded sundown
Title
The town that dreaded sundown
Statement of responsibility
Charles B. Pierce Film Productions ; MGM ; Orion ; directed by Charles B. Pierce
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The town that dreaded sundown: set in 1946 Texarkana, Arkansas, a Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents. The evictors: a young couple moves into a house in a small Louisiana town, unaware of its violent history, and soon find themselves tormented by the previous owners. Loosely based on a true story
  • The evictors: a young couple moves into a house in a small Louisiana town, unaware of its violent history, and soon find themselves tormented by the previous owners. Loosely based on a true story
Related
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • The town that dreaded sundown: cinematography, Jim Roberson ; editor, Tom Boutross
  • The evictors: music, Jaime Mendoza-Nava ; editor, Shirak Khojayan ; director of photography, Chuck Bryant
Intended audience
The town that dreaded sundown: MPAA rating: R ; The evictors: MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing)
PerformerNote
  • The town that dreaded sundown: Ben Johnson, Bud Davis, Andrew Prine, Dawn Wells ; narrator, Vern Stierman
  • The evictors: Vic Morrow, Michael Parks, Jessica Harper, Sue Ane Langdon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1996
  • 1931-1982
  • 1938-
  • 1940-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pierce, Charles B
  • Johnson, Ben
  • Morrow, Vic
  • Wells, Dawn
  • Prine, Andrew
  • Harper, Jessica
  • Langdon, Sue Ane
  • Parks, Michael
  • Charles B. Pierce Film Productions (Firm)
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
  • American International Pictures (Firm)
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Orion Pictures
Runtime
86
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  • Serial murderers
  • Serial murder investigation
  • Texas Rangers
  • Newlyweds
  • Haunted houses
Technique
live action
Label
The town that dreaded sundown, Charles B. Pierce Film Productions ; MGM ; Orion ; directed by Charles B. Pierce, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Features: scene selection; audio commentary; cast and crew interviews; theatrical trailer; The phantom of Texarkana (essay by Brian Albright); poster & still gallery ; additional feature film by Charles B. Pierce, The evictors
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • The town that dreaded sundown
  • (1977)
  • (86 min) -- The evictors
  • (1979)
  • (92 min.)
  • American International ; produced and directed by Charles B. Pierce ; screenplay by Charles B. Pierce, Gary Rusoff, Paul Fisk
Control code
dsk02640
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Lccn
00615616
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, 2.0 Dolby digital; anamorphic widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The town that dreaded sundown, Charles B. Pierce Film Productions ; MGM ; Orion ; directed by Charles B. Pierce, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Features: scene selection; audio commentary; cast and crew interviews; theatrical trailer; The phantom of Texarkana (essay by Brian Albright); poster & still gallery ; additional feature film by Charles B. Pierce, The evictors
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • The town that dreaded sundown
  • (1977)
  • (86 min) -- The evictors
  • (1979)
  • (92 min.)
  • American International ; produced and directed by Charles B. Pierce ; screenplay by Charles B. Pierce, Gary Rusoff, Paul Fisk
Control code
dsk02640
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Lccn
00615616
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, 2.0 Dolby digital; anamorphic widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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