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Corman, Roger 1926-

Works: 793 works in 1,869 publications in 10 languages and 20,857 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  Biography  History  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations  Horror films  Humor 
Roles: Producer, Director, Interviewee, Production personnel, fld, Commentator, Author, Author of screenplay, Film editor, Performer, Actor, Costume designer, dir, Scenarist, Conceptor, Other, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Roger Corman
Publications by Roger Corman
Most widely held works by Roger Corman
Death race by Paul Anderson( visu )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 724 libraries worldwide
Private corporations run most of the prisons across the U.S. for profit. Jensen Ames is framed for his wife's murder on the same day that the steel mill he works at closes. Ames is sent to prison where he is coerced by Hennessey, the sadistic prison warden, to drive a Ford Mustang and become known as the famous masked driver, Frankenstein. She tells Ames that she knows his baby was left in foster care, but that prisoners are freed upon winning five Death Races. Since he will take on the mask of the legendary Frankenstein, who had 4 wins at the time of his death, he will only need to win one race. It's a race to the finish and only the winner survives
The terror by Roger Corman( visu )
102 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 647 libraries worldwide
A young officer in Napoleon's army traces a beautiful but mysterious girl to a castle inhabited by a madman and finds himself trapped there
Little shop of horrors by Alan Menken( visu )
46 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 645 libraries worldwide
A timid young clerk in a flower shop develops an unusual plant for his girlfriend. Unfortunately, the plant requires human blood to survive
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( visu )
20 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 547 libraries worldwide
A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret
The little shop of horrors by Roger Corman( visu )
55 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 517 libraries worldwide
A camp horror classic in which a meek man's pet plant develops an insatiable appetite for human blood
A decade under the influence ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe( visu )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Story of the last member of the Usher family who is obsessed by generations of evil as he prepares to meet his death
Tales of terror twice told tales ( visu )
18 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 379 libraries worldwide
"Price stars in all three episodes, including Morella, in which aman is haunted after blaming his young daughter for the death of his wife. In TThe Black Cat, a pair of illicit lovers are buried alive by a jealous husband, and in The Case of M. Valdemar, a sorcerer's spell backfires when he sentences an innocent man to living hell
House of Usher the pit and the pendulum ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
The fall of the House of Usher by Roger Corman( visu )
24 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 349 libraries worldwide
An innocent couple becomes trapped in a dark mansion in this nightmare of terror. Roderick Usher is obssessed with the belief that his family is cursed and jealously guards his sister Madeline from her fiance
Boxcar Bertha by Martin Scorsese( visu )
12 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and French and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1930's, a homeless woman and an union organizer team up on a crime spree to get revenge from a railroad company
The films of Roger Corman : brilliance on a budget by Ed Naha( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Death race 2000 ( visu )
16 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
In the year 2000, America's national sport is the Death Race, a cross-country excursion in which contestants rack up points by killing innocent bystanders. Meanwhile, a revolution is brewing, and rebels disrupt the televised competition in an attempt to overthrow the morally bankrupt President
Little shop of horrors : a new musical by Alan Menken( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and Danish and held by 246 libraries worldwide
"In this hilarious and unpretensious farce a man working in a florist shop unknowingly cultivates an intelligent plant that demands human meat for sustenance." [box cover note]
The St. Valentine's Day massacre by Roger Corman( visu )
13 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 240 libraries worldwide
It's 1929 and Chicago's two powerful rival gangs, led by Al Capone and Bugs Moran, are in fierce competition over bootlegging ... but not for long. Capone's boys are plotting a Valentine's gift for Moran that will put him and his crew out of business for good. All it will take is a few fake police uniforms, a staged delivery of liquor and, of course, a lot of ammo
Dementia 13 by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
38 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 235 libraries worldwide
A noble Irish family find themselves at the mercy of an axe-wielding killer and are made prisoners in their secluded ancestral castle
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
A young FBI agent seeks the aid of an imprisoned serial killer and psychiatrist, Hannibal 'The Cannibal' Lecter, to track down another mass murderer [c.f. Halliwell's]
The fast and the furious ( visu )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Frank Webster, wrongly convicted of murder, escapes from prison and goes on the run. He kidnaps a beautiful woman and commandeers her car, leaving behind a trail of violence and mayhem. His hostage goes from victim to companion to lover as she tries to convince him to turn back and face the authorities
The Raven by Roger Corman( visu )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Boros Karloff and Vincent Price are both Master Sorcerers who are tricked into a deadly duel of powers by a cunning and less power sorcerer and his mischievous son
Rock 'n' roll high school ( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Vince Lombardi High School is the wildest, most rockin' high school around! That is, until a thug of a principal comes along and tries to make the school a totalitarian state. With the help of the Ramones, the students battle the principal's iron-fisted rule and take their battle to a truly rockin' conclusion
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Corman, Roger
Corman, Roger William 1926-
Neill Henry 1926-....
コーマン, ロジャー
English (415)
Spanish (18)
German (13)
French (8)
Multiple languages (5)
Italian (4)
Japanese (3)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
Korean (1)
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