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Corman, Roger 1926-

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Death race by Paul Anderson ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 706 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 )
101 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young officer in Napoleon's army pursues a mysterious woman to the castle of an elderly baron where he discovers that she is the pawn of an old witch bent on driving the baron to suicide
Little shop of horrors by Alan Menken ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 635 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 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pit & the pendulum: 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. The masque of the red death: Follows follows Prince Prospero's attempts to avoid a dangerous plague known as the Red Death by hiding in his abbey. He, along with many other wealthy nobles, has a masquerade ball within seven rooms of his abbey, each decorated with a different color. In the midst of their revelry, a mysterious figure enters and makes his way through each of the rooms
The little shop of horrors by Roger Corman ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seymour's exotic plant has an insatiable appetite only for blood and flesh. As the ruthless plant grows larger and larger with each feeding, so do Seymour's affections for shop girl, Audrey
A decade under the influence ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and held by 385 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 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fall of the house of Usher: An English Lord fears that his sister has been buried alive, and she has. She revives, but not without causing much confusion
Tales of terror twice told tales ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 364 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
The fall of the House of Usher by Roger Corman ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 363 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 329 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
The films of Roger Corman : brilliance on a budget by Ed Naha ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Death race 2000 ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 295 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
Little shop of horrors : a new musical by Alan Menken ( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and Danish and held by 245 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 )
42 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 242 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 St. Valentine's Day massacre by Roger Corman ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 235 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
The Raven by Roger Corman ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 228 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
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 223 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 fast and the furious ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 216 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
Rock 'n' roll high school ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy set in a high school where the students have the lowest academic average in Southern California, the athletes haven't won a game in years, and three principals have gone insane. Features scenes of a concert by the Ramones
 
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Corman, Roger
Neill Henry 1926-....
コーマン, ロジャー
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English (411)
Spanish (22)
German (12)
French (8)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Danish (1)
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