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Stefano, Joseph

Overview
Works: 139 works in 397 publications in 7 languages and 5,114 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Fiction  Horror films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Adapter, Conceptor, Writer of accompanying material, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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posthumous Publications by Joseph Stefano, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Joseph Stefano
 
Most widely held works by Joseph Stefano
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
135 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho by Robert Bloch ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disgruntled Phoenix officeworker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into the Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man named Norman Bates, who seems to be dominated by his mother. Features one of the most iconic scenes in film history, the infamous "Shower scene."
The black orchid by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After mobsters murder her husband, Rose Bianco works long hours making artificial flowers, to support herself and her son. Some suspect that Rose's demand for a lavish lifestyle pushed her husband to a life of crime, and they blame her for his death. Widower Frank Valente is attracted to Rose, and must convince her that real love exists. He must also deal with his own daughter, who has her own reasons for opposing his marriage to Rose
The outer limits. the original series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology type science fiction television program with a different cast each week
Two bits by James Foley ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is August 26. It is 1933. During the heat of summer in an Italian neighborhood in South Philly, it is the day that La Paloma--the newest movie theater in the neighborhood--opens. Until 6 pm, there is a special rate: get in for only 25 cents. Movie-mad Gennaro sets out to get two bits, spending all day roaming the streets, looking for odd jobs that will pay enough for him to afford a matinee. Gennaro's quest takes place in an America where the only thing scarcer than money is employment. When he finds his pockets are still empty after a day of unforgettable adventures, his mischievous Grandpa offers him an intriguing bargain
Psycho II by Richard Franklin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psycho IV: When Norman Bates is drawn to a late night radio show where he shares his views on the topic of matricide--he relives his trials as a young boy living with his widowed schizophrenic mother. These haunting memories threaten to rekindle his killing urge
Psycho : screenplay by Joseph Stefano ( Book )
19 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norman Bates is the troubled young man that runs his family motel, and lives in the old dark house on the hill, but the motel is not a place to spend a quiet evening
Alfred Hitchcock the essentials collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In North by northwest, an ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
The galaxy being ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radio station owner builds three-dimensional TV receiver which can display deep-space radio signals. These signals take the form of a "galaxy being" composed of pure energy, whose radiation threatens human life
Hitch Alfred the auteur ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A two-part examination of the life and works of Alfred Hitchcock, the master of suspense, whose career spanned over 60 years. This second program traces the second half of his career. Commentary from Hitchcock, actors, and production specialists help chronicle the making of such classics as The Birds, Rear Window, Vertigo and Psycho. Also looks at Hitchcock's ambivalence toward the popular TV show that brought him into millions of living rooms. Features extensive film clips, interviews, and previously unavailable materials, including outtakes, filmed auditions, and Hitchcock's own home movies
Psycho Psychose by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychose by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marion Crane à commis un vol, elle décide de passer la nuit dans un motel. Mais dans ce vieux motel désert et isolé, il est extrement dangereux de séjourner
The Outer limits the architects of fear ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1989 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of scientists decides that the only hope of saving the world is a common threat, so they set out to create an all-powerful alien monster
Psicosis = Psycho ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Una joven secretaria, tras cometer un robo en su empresa, huye de la ciudad y, después de conducir durante horas, decide descansar en un pequeño motel de carretera regentado por un tímido joven llamado Norman. Todo parece normal y tranquilo tanto en el apartado motel como en la casa de al lado en la que viven Norman y su madre, pero las cosas no son lo que parecen." --Filmaffinty web site
The outer limits specimen: unknown ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When Lieutenant Rupert Howard discovers strange life forms clinging to the walls of the space lab, he removes several of the mushroom-shaped 'space barnacles' and incubates them for examination. They quickly mature into huge white flowers and, without warning, spray Howard with freesh spores and a lethal vapor."--Container
The outer limits the Bellero shield ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A frustrated inventor invents a laser machine, which fails to impress his father. His apsiring wife Judith finds out and vents her frustration by firing a laser gun at the invention. To her surprise in intercepts a space alien
Psycho IV the beginning ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chilling prequel to the classic Hitchcock thriller. Norman Bates is drawn to a late night radio show where the host encourages him to share his ideas about matricide. Norman recounts his trials as a young boy living with a schizophrenic mother
The outer limits the invisibles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A loner in enemy territory, secret government agent Spain infiltrates the ranks of the Invisibles, a subversive underground society of the nation's power brokers who are possessed by alien parasites."--Container
Futz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of Futz includes, among other things, pyromania, sex, murder, incest, and transvestitism, not necessarily in that order. In short, it's about a man in love with a pig! Described as a 'rural drama', one man's unnatural affections for his swine cause his neighbors to freak out (to use the 60's term) in numerous bizarre and tragic ways"--Container
Psicosis ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una chica que ha robado dinero en su trabajo desaparece después de haber pasado la noche en un aislado hotel donde fue recibida por el propietario, cuya vida está dominada por su madre quien vive en una tétrica mansión en una colina al lado del hotel
 
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English (165)
French (25)
Spanish (23)
German (22)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Polish (1)
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