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The Manitou

Author: Herman WeistWilliam GirdlerJon CedarThomas PopeTony CurtisAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Charter Entertainment, [1986]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A woman enters a San Francisco hospital suffering from a rapidly growing tumor on her neck. To their horror, the doctors discover that it is no ordinary tumor - it contains a living creature from the dark past. Only the teamwork of medical experts, a psychic and a modern-day "medicine man" can save them from the hellish nightmare that follows.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Horror films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Drama
Named Person: Graham Masterton
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Weist; William Girdler; Jon Cedar; Thomas Pope; Tony Curtis; Michael Ansara; Susan Strasberg; Burgess Meredith; Lalo Schifrin; Graham Masterton; Melvin Simon Productions.; Avco Embassy Pictures.; Charter Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 22461581
Notes: Based on the novel The Manitou by Graham Masterton.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977.
Credits: Director of photography, Michel Hugo ; editor, Bub Asman ; executive producer, Melvin G. Gordy ; music, Lalo Schifrin.
Cast: Tony Curtis, Michael Ansara, Susan Strasberg, Stella Stevens, Jon Cedar, Ann Southern, Burgess Meredith.
Target Audience: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videocassette (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, NTSC; Hi-fi stereo; Dolby.
Responsibility: an Avco Embassy film ; Herman Weist and Melvin Simon present ; a film by William Girdler ; Manitou Productions ; screenplay, William Girdler, Jon Cedar & Thomas Pope ; produced and directed by William Girdler.

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A woman enters a San Francisco hospital suffering from a rapidly growing tumor on her neck. To their horror, the doctors discover that it is no ordinary tumor - it contains a living creature from the dark past. Only the teamwork of medical experts, a psychic and a modern-day "medicine man" can save them from the hellish nightmare that follows.

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