WorldCat Identities

Lewton, Val

Overview
Works: 56 works in 201 publications in 5 languages and 4,641 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Zombie films  Documentary films  History  Vampire films  Monster films  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Author, Scenarist, Director
Classifications: PN1997.A1, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Val Lewton
Cat people The curse of the cat people( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of the cat people: A young girl creates an imaginary friend, based on a picture of her father's long-dead first wife
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

13 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's The body snatcher: "Il s'agit de l'histoire d'un diabolique fossoyeur (joué par Boris Karloff) qui fournit, sans honte, un professeur en cadavres frais". --Site wikipédia, consulté le 22 avril 2014
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isle of the dead: A group of strangers are all quarantined inside the same house after an outbreak of the plague
The Leopard Man by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

19 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost ship (69 min.): A young ship's officer begins to suspect that his captain may also be a murderer
The seventh victim Shadows in the dark : The Val Lewton legacy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh victim: A young woman travels to New York City to search for her missing sister
Cat people by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

26 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic horror tale of a young bride who believes she is the victim of a curse that transforms her into a deadly panther
The seventh victim by Mark Robson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh victim (71 min.): Mary Gibson, a naive orphan, goes to Manhatten to find her missing sister Jacqueline. Her investigation leads her to Jacqueline's secret husband, and also to a strange cult of Diabolists who are also hunting Jacqueline
The Val Lewton horror collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Lewton redefined the horror genre with low-budget, high box office films. Here are nine of his horror classics
The Curse of the cat people by Gunther V Fritsch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetic fantasy film about a sensitive child who is guided by the vision of her dead mother
The Body snatcher by Robert Wise( Visual )

13 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karloff portrays a cab driver in mid-19th century Edinburgh who earns extra money by supplying corpses to one of the most prestigious medical professors in the city. Blackmail and murder round out this story of psychological terror
Rasputin and the empress by Val Lewton( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bedlam by Mark Robson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nell Bowen visits the insane asylum of St. Mary's of Bethlehem and discovers the chief warden has his own sadistic methods for dealing with the inmates, she finds herself committed there to prevent her telling what she knows
No bed of her own by Val Lewton( Book )

6 editions published between 1932 and 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York in the winter of 1931 Rose Mahoney loses her job. Unable to find other employment in time, she finds herself in homeless and alone in the big city
The rogue song by Val Lewton( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I walked with a zombie & the body snatcher( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two vintage horror films. I walked with a zombie: A young Canadian nurse comes to the West Indies to care for Jessica, the wife of a plantation manager, who seems to be suffering from a kind of mental paralysis as a result of fever. The body snatcher: A ruthless doctor and his young prize student find themselves continually harassed by their murderous supplier of illegal cadavers
Robert Louis Steventson's The body snatcher( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fine atmospheric 19th century thriller about a grave robber who supplies corpses to research scientists
I walked with a zombie the body snatcher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Walked With a Zombie: A West Indies variation on Jane Eyre. Trained nurse (Frances Dee) travels to the tropics to care for Christine Gordon, the wife of seemingly abusive Tom Conway. At first, Dee merely believes her patient to be comatose. But as the drums throb and the natives behave restlessly, Dee tries to bring her patient back to life by jungle magic. Conway is racked with guilt, believing himself responsible for his wife's condition; his guilt is stoked by Conway's drunken brother James Ellison, who has always loved Gordon
Yearly lease by Val Lewton( Book )

2 editions published between 1932 and 1948 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Lewton: the reality of terror by Joel E Siegel( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bedlam (1946) shooting script by Alison Maclean( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cat people The curse of the cat peopleCat peopleThe Val Lewton horror collection
Alternative Names

controlled identityKeith, Carlos

Forbes, Cosmo

Forbes Cosmo 1904-1951

Keith, Carlos

Keith Carlos 1904-1951

Leventon, Vladimir 1904-1951

Leventon, Vladimir Ivan

Leventon Vladimir Ivan 1904-1951

Leventon, Vladimir Ivanovich.

Leventon, Vladimir Ivanovich, 1904-1951

Leventon, Vladimir Maksimilianovič

Lewton, Val

Lewton, Val, 1904-1951

Lewton, Vladimir, 1904-1951

Liyūtin, Fāl, 1904-1951

Val Lewton producteur de films amricaine

Val Lewton produttore cinematografico russo

Val Lewton US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Аноним псевд. 1904-1951

Левентон В. И. 1904-1951

Льютон, Вэл

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Cat peopleThe Val Lewton horror collectionNo bed of her ownFearing the dark : the Val Lewton careerVal Lewton the man in the shadows