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Movie monsters —Powers, Tom (Tom J.)
Book
1989
0 available of 1 items

Describes the great monsters of the movies and the films in which they appeared. Includes King Kong, Godzilla, Frankenstein, the Thing, Wolf Man, and the Gremlins.

Godzilla —Thorne, Ian.
Book
1977
3 available of 3 items

Presents synopses of several monster films featuring such creatures as Godzilla, Hedorah, Mothra, and Ghidrah. Also briefly describes technical aspects of these films.

Creature from the Black Lagoon : adapted from the screenplay by Arthur Ross and Harry Essex from a story by Maurice Zimm —Thorne, Ian.
Book
1981
2 available of 2 items

Recounts the plots of the 1954 film and its two sequels which followed the career of an unfriendly half-man, half-fish creature discovered in a Brazilian lake.

Danse macabre —King, Stephen, 1947-
Book
2010
4 available of 4 items

Danse macabre —King, Stephen, 1947-
Book On CD
2010
1 available of 1 items

The author addresses the topic of what makes horror horrifying and what makes terror terrifying. King delivers one colorful observation after another about the great stories, books and films that comprise of the horror g...

Wasteland : the Great War and the origins of modern horror —Poole, W. Scott, 1971- author.
Book
2018
1 available of 3 items

"The roots of modern horror are found in the First World War. It was the most devastating event to occur in the early 1900s, with 38 million dead and 17 million wounded in the most grotesque of ways, owing to the new mac...

King Kong —Thorne, Ian.
Book
1977
1 available of 1 items

Presents synopses of several films whose plots revolve around the escapades of a giant ape named King Kong.

An album of modern horror films —Manchel, Frank.
Book
1983
0 available of 0 items

Discusses a number of horror films and the trends they have taken since the late 1950's. Includes more than 100 stills from well-known horror films.

Horror movies —Powers, Tom (Tom J.)
Book
1989
1 available of 1 items

Describes the characteristics and appeal of horror movies and discusses the plot and the making of some of the more famous of the genre.

Dracula : the connoisseur's guide —Wolf, Leonard.
Book
1997
1 available of 1 items

Monsters in the movies : 100 years of cinematic nightmares —Landis, John, 1950-
Book
2011
3 available of 3 items

Landis presents a personal celebration of the greatest monsters ever to rampage across the silver screen. He also explores the origins of vampires, zombies, and werewolves; reveals the secrets of legendary special-effect...

The Hitchcock murders —Conrad, Peter, 1948-
Book
2001
1 available of 1 items

The science of monsters : the truth about zombies, witches, werewolves, vampires, and other legendary creatures —Hafdahl, Meg, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 2 items

"Gothic media moguls Meg Hafdahl and Kelly Florence, the women behind the Horror Rewind podcast, called "the best horror film podcast out there" by Film Daddy, are revisiting horror films from their childhood to discover...

101 horror movies you must see before you die
Book
2009
5 available of 5 items

Mad scientists —Thorne, Ian.
Book
1977
3 available of 3 items

Presents synopses of several well-known horror films whose plots revolve around the experiments of diabolical scientists.

The mummy —Thorne, Ian.
Book
1981
2 available of 2 items

Recounts the plots of the 1932 Boris Karloff thriller "The Mummy" and of several later films in which ancient mummies return to life.

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