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Ghost story

Author: John IrvinLawrence D CohenFred AstaireMelvyn DouglasDouglas Fairbanks, Jr.All authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : MCA Universal Home Video, [1996]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Chowder Society is a group of fellows who get together each week to share incredible tales of horror. One of their most frightening stories actually begins to come to life due to a horrible secret they all share. One by one the members begin to die mysteriously, and the past begins to reveal itself in a manner far more deadly and chilling than any ghost story ever spun by the group.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Horror films
Ghost films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Drama
Named Person: Peter Straub; Peter Straub
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Irvin; Lawrence D Cohen; Fred Astaire; Melvyn Douglas; Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.; John Houseman; Craig Wasson; Patricia Neal; Alice Krige; Jacqueline Brookes; Philippe Sarde; Tom Rolf; Jack Cardiff; Peter Straub; MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0783218990 9780783218991
OCLC Number: 39930114
Notes: Based on the novel by Peter Straub.
Originally released in 1981 as a motion picture.
Dolby hi fi stereo surround.
Credits: Music, Philippe Sarde ; editor, Tom Rolf ; director of photography, Jack Cardiff.
Cast: Fred Astaire, Melvyn Douglas, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., John Houseman, Craig Wasson, Patricia Neal, Alice Krige, Jacqueline Brookes.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videocassette (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Ghost story (Motion picture : 1981)
Responsibility: a Burt Weissbourd production ; a John Irvin film ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; directed by John Irvin.

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The Chowder Society is a group of fellows who get together each week to share incredible tales of horror. One of their most frightening stories actually begins to come to life due to a horrible secret they all share. One by one the members begin to die mysteriously, and the past begins to reveal itself in a manner far more deadly and chilling than any ghost story ever spun by the group.

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