WorldCat Identities

Fisher, Terence 1904-1980

Overview
Works: 308 works in 832 publications in 7 languages and 5,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Monster films  Vampire films  Detective and mystery films  Mad scientist films  B films  Werewolf films  Crime films 
Roles: Director, fmd, Film editor, Restager , Author, Performer, Author of screenplay, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Horror of Dracula by Terence Fisher( Visual )

31 editions published between 1957 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

45 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to his family's manor house on the lonely moors after his father dies under mysterious circumstances, Sir Henry Baskerville is confronted with the mystery of the supernatural hound that supposedly takes revenge upon the Baskerville family. The famous detective Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson are brought in to investigate
The mummy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

24 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young nobleman seeks to recreate life as did his ancestors, but the local citizens protest
The Hammer horror series( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frankenstein pioneers research in brain transplants -- but the procedure is imperfect."--Container
The revenge of Frankenstein( Visual )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member 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
Dracula, prince of darkness by Terence Fisher( Visual )

32 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member 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 but are abandoned by their coachman. Then a mysterious black coach appears and delivers them to an eerie castle where they meet Count Dracula. Official sequel to the 1958 Dracula by Hammer Films
Hammer film noir : double feature( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man bait: The married owner of a bookstore is attracted to his sexy blonde clerk. He finally gives in to temptation and makes a pass at her, but that only results in his entanglement in blackmail and murder
Hammer horror( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member 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
Hammer films : 4 creepy classics from the Hammer Films archives( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scream of fear: After narrowly surviving an accident in which she nearly drowned, Penny is left wheelchair bound. She returns home to live with her widowed step-mother Jane on the French Riviera. She begins to question her sanity after several times seeing her father's corpse around the house and its grounds. She enlists the help of the friendly chauffeur
The Phantom of the opera( Visual )

19 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 71 WorldCat member 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, & finds he is a brilliant but disfigured composer demanding revenge. Christine is the Phantom's only weakness, & he pays the ultimate price to keep his love alive
The Sherlock Holmes collection by Peter Cushing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member 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
Frankenstein and the monster from hell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member 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
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member 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
Brides of Dracula by Terence Fisher( Visual )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young French girl, stranded enroute to a teaching assignment in Eastern Europe, is persauded to spend the night at the nearly deserted castle of a mysterious Baroness
The Devil rides out by Dennis Wheatley( Visual )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member 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
The man who could cheat death( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor has discovered a way to cheat death, but what he needs is not an ordinary pill ... it's the glands of live donors
Frankenstein created woman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member 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
 
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The mummy
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The mummyThe Hammer horror seriesDracula, prince of darknessHammer film noir : double featureHammer horrorHammer films : 4 creepy classics from the Hammer Films archivesThe Phantom of the operaFrankenstein and the monster from hell
Alternative Names
Fisher, T.R. 1904-1980

Fisher, Terence

Fisher, Terence Roland

Fisher, Terence Roland 1904-1980

Fisher, Terry 1904-1980

Terence Fisher britischer Filmregisseur und Filmeditor

Terence Fisher British film director

Terence Fisher British film director and film editor

Terence Fisher Brits filmregisseur

Terence Fisher Brits filmregisseur (1904-1980)

Terence Fisher réalisateur britannique

Terence Fisher regista britannico

Фишер, Теренс

ترنس فیشر تدوینگر و کارگردان بریتانیایی

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