The Resource The howling, a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante, (videorecording)

The howling, a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante, (videorecording)

Label
The howling
Title
The howling
Statement of responsibility
a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Traumatized by a near-fatal encounter with a serial killer, a TV newscaster takes time off at a secluded retreat. But after nights of being tormented by bestial, bloodcurdling cries, she ventures into the woods seeking answers and makes a terrifying discovery. Now she must fight not only for her life-- but for her soul
Cataloging source
IHY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, John Hora ; art director, Robert Burns ; editors, Mark Goldblatt, Joe Dante ; music, Pino Donaggio ; costume designer, Jack Buehler
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Dee Wallace-Stone, Patrick Macnee, Dennis Dugan, Christopher Stone, Belinda Balaski, Kevin McCarthy, John Carradine, Slim Pickins, Elisabeth Brooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1950-
  • 1948-
  • -1995
  • 1947-
  • 1914-2010
  • 1951-1997
  • 1922-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dante, Joe
  • Finnell, Michael
  • Conrad, Jack
  • Sayles, John
  • Winkless, Terence H
  • Stone, Dee Wallace
  • Dugan, Dennis
  • Stone, Christopher
  • Balaski, Belinda
  • McCarthy, Kevin
  • Carradine, John
  • Pickens, Slim
  • Brooks, Elisabeth
  • Brandner, Gary
  • Macnee, Patrick
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Werewolves
  • Serial murderers
  • Women television journalists
  • Television news anchors
  • Victims of violent crimes
Technique
live action
Label
The howling, a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Gary Brandner
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: "Unleashing the beast : making 'The howling'" multi-part documentary; deleted scenes; outtakes; "Making a monster movie : inside 'The howling'" documentary; audio commentaries; photo gallery; interviews with co-writer and stop motion animator; a look at the film's locations; cut to shreds; Howlings eternal with Steven A. Lane
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663140750
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SF 14075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)847228391
System details
DVD; region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The howling, a Daniel H. Blatt production ; screenplay by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless ; produced by Michael Finnell and Jack Conrad ; directed by Joe Dante, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Gary Brandner
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: "Unleashing the beast : making 'The howling'" multi-part documentary; deleted scenes; outtakes; "Making a monster movie : inside 'The howling'" documentary; audio commentaries; photo gallery; interviews with co-writer and stop motion animator; a look at the film's locations; cut to shreds; Howlings eternal with Steven A. Lane
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663140750
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SF 14075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)847228391
System details
DVD; region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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