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The hound of the Baskervilles

Terence Fisher (director), Peter Bryan (author of screenplay), Arthur Conan Doyle (based on the work of)
Title
The hound of the Baskervilles / dir. by Terence Fisher ; screenplay by Peter Bryan ; based on the novel by Arthur Conan Doyle
Director
Terence Fisher
Author of screenplay
Peter Bryan
Based on the work of
Arthur Conan Doyle
Actor
Peter Cushing André Morell Christopher Lee
Language
English
Publisher
MGM Home Entertainment, 2004 | Other editions
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1959
Playing time
ca. 83 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Duits, Frans, Italiaans, Spaans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans, Italiaans, Spaans, Portugees, Engels en Duits voor slechthorenden
EAN
5050070010596

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 17 times in Flemish libraries

About Terence Fisher

Terence Fisher (23 February 1904 – 18 June 1980) was a British film director best known for his work for Hammer Films.

He was the first to bring gothic horror alive in full colour, and the sexual overtones and explicit horror in his films, while mild by modern standards, were unprecedented in his day. His first major gothic horror film was The Curse of Frankenstein (1957), which launched Hammer's association with the genre and made British actors Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee leading horror stars of the era. He went on to film several adaptations of classic horror subjects, including Dracula (1958), The Mummy (1959), and The Curse of the Werewolf (1961).

Given their subject matter and lurid approach, Fisher's films, though commercially successful, were largely dismissed by critics during his career. It is only in recent years that Fisher has become recognised as an auteur in his own right. Hi…Read more on Wikipedia

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