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H.H. Holmes : America's first serial killer

Author: John BorowskiTony JayHarold SchechterThomis CroninMarian CaporussoAll authors
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Facets Video, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story behind America's first serial killer who terrorized Chicago during the turn-of-the-century World's Fair. Chronicles his grisly life from childhood, to the cross-country man hunt to find him, and finally to his incarceration and execution.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Biographical films
Documentary
Named Person: Herman W Mudgett; Herman W Mudgett
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Borowski; Tony Jay; Harold Schechter; Thomis Cronin; Marian Caporusso; Ed Bertagnoli; Cary Callison; Willy Laszlo; Rachelle Villarreal; Audrey Welling; Frey Hoffman; Douglas Romayne Stevens; Waterfront Productions.; Facets Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0975918508 9780975918500
OCLC Number: 56512497
Notes: Originally released as a documentary in 2003.
Special features: making of H.H. Holmes; outtakes; trailers; poster designs; the story continues; bios; merchandise; commentary with filmmaker John Borowski.
Credits: Directors of photography, John Borowski, Frey Hoffman ; editors, John Murray, John Borowski ; music, Douglas Romayne Stevens.
Performer(s): Narrator: Tony Jay ; Re-enactors: Harold Schechter, Thomis Cronin, Marian Caporusso, Ed Bertagnoli, Cary Callison, Willy Laszlo, Rachelle Villarreal, Audrey Welling.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (64 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Other Titles: America's first serial killer
Responsibility: Waterfront Productions presents a John Borowski film ; producer, John Borowski ; writer, John Borowski ; director, John Borowski.

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The story behind America's first serial killer who terrorized Chicago during the turn-of-the-century World's Fair. Chronicles his grisly life from childhood, to the cross-country man hunt to find him, and finally to his incarceration and execution.

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