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Fisher, Terence 1904-1980

Overview
Works: 238 works in 663 publications in 7 languages and 4,601 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Vampire films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Monster films  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Mad scientist films 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Author, Restager, Performer, Author of screenplay, fmd, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Dracula by Bram Stoker( visu )
32 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Jonathan Harker travels to Count Dracula's castle to act as his librarian. Harker--actually there to try to kill Dracula--is first attacked by Dracula's female companion, then killed by the Count himself. Harker's friend, Dr Van Helsing, arrives to investigate his disappearance and swears to track the vampire down and to kill him by whatever means necessary. Voyaging to London, Dracula pursues Harker's fiancée Lucy and her sister Mina. Mina's husband Arthur Holmwood tries to assist Van Helsing, who doggedly stalks the vampire in hopes of defeating him
The hound of the Baskervilles by Terence Fisher( visu )
58 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 423 libraries worldwide
In this spellbinding Sherlock Holmes mystery, Peter Cushing stars as the great detective who must unlock the mystery of a hound's horrible cry and the systematic deaths of generations of Baskervilles
The mummy by Terence Fisher( visu )
20 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Three British archaeologists discover the grave of an important Egyptian female priest who has died about four millenia ago. But when they open it a bad curse falls on them for having woken up the mighty guard of the grave who was buried with the priest
The curse of Frankenstein by Terence Fisher( visu )
25 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 244 libraries worldwide
A young German nobleman has uncovered life's mystery and unleashed a chain of blood-curdling terrors that seem similar to the monstrous horrors of a generation earlier. Outraged, the local citizenry imprisons the nobleman and condemns him to death, hoping to blot his family's ignominious name
Dracula, prince of darkness by Terence Fisher( visu )
45 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A young party traveling to the Carpathian Mountains receives a strange warning from Father Sandor, the Abbott of Kleinberg, telling them not to proceed with their plans. Despite his advice, the Kents continue ... a mysterious black coach appears and delivers them to an eerie castle where they meet Count Dracula
The Hammer horror series ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
The evil of Frankenstein: "On the run from irate villagers for his unorthodox experiments, Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Hans uncover his original creature, long though destroyed, preserved in ice. While resurrecting the monster in his new laboratory, Dr. Frankenstein discovers that its brain is dormant. Only Zoltan, a mystical hypnotist, can revive the monster. But Zoltan uses the creature for his own selfish purposes and unleashes a violent chain of events."
Frankenstein must be destroyed by Terence Fisher( visu )
17 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 148 libraries worldwide
"Frankenstein pioneers research in brain transplants -- but the procedure is imperfect."--Container
The revenge of Frankenstein ( visu )
14 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Rescued from the guillotine by his devoted dwarf, Frankenstein moves to Carlsbruck, where he becomes known as Dr. Stein. Under the guise of charity work he continues his experiments, planning to transplant the dwarf's brain into his latest creation, a normal body sewn together from "donations" of the poor
The wicked lady by Leslie Arliss( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Margaret Lockwood devours the screen as a tightly wound seventeenth-century beauty with loose morals, who steals her best friend's wealthy fiance on the eve of their wedding. And that's only the beginning; there are no depths to which this sinful woman won't sink. James Mason costars as a highwayman with whom our anti-heroine becomes entangled
Hammer films 4 creepy classics from the Hammer Films archives ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Two faces of Dr. Jekyll: Experiments bring out the monster in one doctor, creating the world's most infamous dual personality
Hammer horror ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
The curse of Frankenstein (1957): "Baron Victor Frankenstein has discovered life's secret and unleashed a blood-curdling chain of events resulting from his creation: a cursed creature with a horrid face -- and a tendency to kill."--Container
4 film favorites ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Dracula, a centuries-old nobleman damned to an eternal blood-crazed half-life, travels from his native Transylvania to London and to a savage fate. In the decadent nightlife he finds new victims. He also finds Dr. Van Helsing, a brilliant scientist, who becomes Dracula's implacable foe in a bat-and-mouse game of blood-red Gothic gore
Frankenstein and the monster from hell by Terence Fisher( visu )
7 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and French and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Baron Frankenstein, presumed dead, is hiding out in an asylum for the criminally insane, where he continues his work of creating a human being
The Phantom of the opera ( visu )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 63 libraries worldwide
A madman called the Phantom terrorizes an opera house. When a singer named Christine is contacted by the specter, her producer tracks him to his underground lair and finds he is a brilliant but disfigured composer demanding revenge. Christine is the Phantom's only weakness and he pays the ultimate price to keep his love for her
Sherlock Holmes collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Without a clue: Dr. John Watson is secretly a crime-solving genius, but to protect his reputation as a physician, he hires a bumbling actor to play the part of the fictional Sherlock Holmes. When Watson disappears, the inept "Holmes" must crack the case by himself
The Devil rides out by Terence Fisher( visu )
21 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 56 libraries worldwide
A group of Satanists invoke the powers of darkness for personal gain, risking their souls to do so. All those involved become increasingly ensnared by the malevolent presence they have summoned. The Duke de Richeleau enters the fray on the side of Good to take the battle to the Devil himself
Brides of Dracula by Terence Fisher( visu )
18 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 55 libraries worldwide
A young French girl, stranded enroute to a teaching assignment in Eastern Europe, is persuaded to spend the night at the nearly deserted castle of a mysterious Baroness
Frankenstein created woman ( visu )
16 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Baron Frankenstein captures the soul of a recently executed man and instills it in a young woman, Christina. With the memories of the young man still in tact, the creation starts to kill those who falsely accused the young man of murder
The two faces of Dr. Jekyll by Terence Fisher( visu )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The two faces of Dr. Jekyll: Experiments bring out the monster in one doctor, creating the world's most infamous dual personality. The curse of the mummy's tomb: The tomb of Egyptian prince Ra is found and shipped to America, where someone is trying to raise him from the dead
Sword of Sherwood Forest ( visu )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A gold emblem found on the body of a dead man is the only clue to a mystery in the town of Bawtry. Robin discovers that the Archbishop of Canterbury, who is traveling with Maid Marian, has foiled the plan of the earl and sheriff to take over Bawtry Castle. Now Robin must rescue the Archbishop and Marian from the evil duo who are seeking retaliation
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Fisher, T.R. 1904-1980
Fisher, Terence Roland
Fisher, Terence Roland 1904-1980
Fisher, Terry 1904-1980
Terence Fisher britischer Regisseur und Cutter
Terence Fisher British film director
Terence Fisher Brits filmregisseur (1904-1980)
Terence Fisher réalisateur britannique
Terence Fisher regista britannico
Фишер, Теренс
ترنس فیشر تدوینگر و کارگردان بریتانیایی
テレンス・フィッシャー
Languages
English (227)
Spanish (35)
German (22)
French (13)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (4)
Portuguese (1)
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