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Corman, Roger 1926-

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Most widely held works by Roger Corman
Death race by Paul Anderson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private corporations run most of the prisons across the U.S. for profit. Jensen Ames is framed for his wife's murder on the same day that the steel mill he works at closes. Ames is sent to prison where he is coerced by Hennessey, the sadistic prison warden, to drive a Ford Mustang and become known as the famous masked driver, Frankenstein. She tells Ames that she knows his baby was left in foster care, but that prisoners are freed upon winning five Death Races. Since he will take on the mask of the legendary Frankenstein, who had 4 wins at the time of his death, he will only need to win one race. It's a race to the finish and only the winner survives
The terror by Roger Corman( Visual )

104 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young officer in Napoleon's army is washed ashore of the Baltic Sea. He is rescued by a beautiful, mystifying woman who leads him on an eerie trail to an old baron's castle
Little shop of horrors by Frank Oz( Visual )

47 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid young clerk in a flower shop develops an unusual plant for his girlfriend. Unfortunately, the plant requires human blood to survive
The little shop of horrors by Roger Corman( Visual )

56 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid young clerk in a flower shop develops an unusual plant for his girlfriend. Unfortunately, the plant requires human blood to survive
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( Visual )

20 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret--and plunges him into a mightmarish torture devised by a notorious master of the Inquisition
A decade under the influence( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1970's was an extraordinary time of rebellion, and of questioning every accepted idea. As political activism, the sexual revolution, the women's movement, and the music revolution contributed to social unrest across the country, American cinema witnessed the emergence of a new generation of filmmakers. Galvanised by a new freedom of expression, these ground-breaking artists began targeting their films toward a new kind of audience, with stories that reflected the ever-changing reality of the era
Tales of terror( Visual )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Price stars in all three episodes, including Morella, in which a man is haunted after blaming his young daughter for the death of his wife. In The black cat, a pair of illicit lovers are buried alive by a jealous husband, and in The case of M. Valdemar, a sorcerer's spell backfires when he sentences an innocent man to living hell."--Container
Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

6 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the last member of the Usher family who is obsessed by generations of evil as he prepares to meet his death
House of Usher ; The pit and the pendulum( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
The fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent couple becomes trapped in a dark mansion in this nightmare of terror. Roderick Usher is obssessed with the belief that his family is cursed and jealously guards his sister Madeline from her fiance
Boxcar Bertha by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and French and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1930's, a homeless woman and an union organizer team up on a crime spree to get revenge from a railroad company
Death race 2000( Visual )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2000, America's national sport is the Death Race, a cross-country excursion in which contestants rack up points by killing innocent bystanders. Meanwhile, a revolution is brewing, and rebels disrupt the televised competition in an attempt to overthrow the morally bankrupt President
The masque of the red death The premature burial by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Side A. The masque of the red death. The evil Prince Prospero is a devil worshipper and a tyrannical ruler. Anyone who stands against him is sentenced to death. Two men dare to denounce the Prince and are imprisoned. A beautiful woman pleads for their release, but is captured by the Prince for his own pleasures. The two prisoners are brought to the Prince at his "Masque Ball" for public torture. But there is one uninvited guest standing in the shadows waiting for the right moment to strike. Side B. The premature burial. In a dark, deserted graveyard a mad doctor and two young medical students watch as workmen labor to exhume the body of someone thought to be buried alive. The discovery triggers an unexplainable reaction in Guy Carrell, one of the young students, whose ancestors met their untimely deaths in strange and unusual ways, and Guy is worried that he may be next
The films of Roger Corman : brilliance on a budget by Ed Naha( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young FBI agent seeks the aid of an imprisoned serial killer and psychiatrist, Hannibal 'The Cannibal' Lecter, to track down another mass murderer [c.f. Halliwell's]
The St. Valentine's Day massacre by Roger Corman( Visual )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1929 and Chicago's two powerful rival gangs, led by Al Capone and Bugs Moran, are in fierce competition over bootlegging ... but not for long. Capone's boys are plotting a Valentine's gift for Moran that will put him and his crew out of business for good. All it will take is a few fake police uniforms, a staged delivery of liquor and, of course, a lot of ammo
Little shop of horrors by Alan Menken( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Danish and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this hilarious and unpretensious farce a man working in a florist shop unknowingly cultivates an intelligent plant that demands human meat for sustenance." [box cover note]
Dementia 13 by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

40 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noble Irish family find themselves at the mercy of an axe-wielding killer and are made prisoners in their secluded ancestral castle
The fast and the furious( Visual )

13 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Webster, wrongly convicted of murder, escapes from prison and goes on the run. He kidnaps a beautiful woman and commandeers her car, leaving behind a trail of violence and mayhem. His hostage goes from victim to companion to lover as she tries to convince him to turn back and face the authorities
The Raven by Roger Corman( Visual )

25 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boros Karloff and Vincent Price are both Master Sorcerers who are tricked into a deadly duel of powers by a cunning and less power sorcerer and his mischievous son
 
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Corman, Roger

Corman, Roger William 1926-

Neill Henry 1926-....

Roger Corman Amerikaans filmregisseur

Roger Corman amerikai filmrendező

Roger Corman produttore cinematografico e regista statunitense

Roger Corman US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent

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