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Author: André De TothBryan FoyCrane WilburVincent PriceFrank LovejoyAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2003, ©1953 and ©1933.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : FullscreenView all editions and formats
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[House of wax] Classic horror movie about an insane sculptor that builds a wax museum out of things that used to be alive.

[Mystery of the wax museum] A deranged wax sculptor who almost loses his life in a fire set by his partner. Instead of dying in the blaze, he returns for revenge, hiding his horribly disfigured face behind a wax mask.

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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Drama
Feature films
Horror films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: André De Toth; Bryan Foy; Crane Wilbur; Vincent Price; Frank Lovejoy; Phyllis Kirk; Carolyn Jones; Paul Picerni; Bert Glennon; Rudi Fehr; David Buttolph; Michael Curtiz; Henry Blanke; Lionel Atwill; Fay Wray; Glenda Farrell; Frank McHugh; Don Mullaly; Carl Erickson; Ray Rennahan; George Amy; Cliff Hess; Bernard Kaun; Charles Belden; First National Pictures, Inc.; Vitaphone Corp.; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790765381 9780790765389
OCLC Number: 52765706
Language Note: [House of wax] English, French or Spanish language soundtrack; [Mystery of the wax museum] English language soundtrack; [both] optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Bahasa, Thai or Korean; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: House of wax originally released as a motion picture in 1953 ; Mystery of the wax museum originally released as a motion picture in 1933.
Durations: House of wax, 88 min. ; Mystery of the wax museum, 77 min.
Includes House of Wax premiere newsreel, theatrical trailer.
Credits: [House of wax] Cinematography, Bert Glennon, J. Peverell Marley ; music by David Buttolph ; editing, Rudi Fehr.
[Mystery of the wax museum] Photography, Ray Rennahan ; music, Cliff Hess, Bernhard Kaun ; editor, George Amy ; produced by Henry Blanke.
Cast: [House of wax] Vincent Price, Frank Lovejoy, Phyllis Kirk, Carolyn Jones, Paul Picerni, Roy Roberts, Angela Clarke, Paul Cavanagh, Dabbs Greer, Charles Buchinsky, Reggie Rymal.
[Mystery of the wax museum] Lionel Atwill, Fay Wray, Glenda Farrell, Frank McHugh, Allan Vincent, Gavin Gordon, Edwin Maxwell, Holmes Herbert, Claude King, Arthur Edmund Carewe, Thomas E. Jackson, DeWitt Jennings, Matthew Betz, Monica Bannister.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: [House of wax] PG ; [Mystery of the wax museum] not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (165 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono.
Contents: House of wax --
Mystery of the wax museum.
Other Titles: House of wax (Motion picture : 1953)
Mystery of the wax museum
Mystery of the wax museum (Motion picture : 1933)
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; produced by Bryan Foy ; screenplay by Crane Wilbur from a story by Charles S. Belden ; directed by Andre de Toth. Mystery of the wax museum / Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Michael Curtiz ; screenplay by Don Mullaly & Carl Erickson from the story by Charles S. Belden.

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[House of wax] Classic horror movie about an insane sculptor that builds a wax museum out of things that used to be alive.

[Mystery of the wax museum] A deranged wax sculptor who almost loses his life in a fire set by his partner. Instead of dying in the blaze, he returns for revenge, hiding his horribly disfigured face behind a wax mask.

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