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The Resource Creature from the Black Lagoon, Universal International ; screenplay by Harry Essex and Arthur Ross ; story by Marice Zimm ; produced by William Alland ; directed by Jack Arnold

Creature from the Black Lagoon, Universal International ; screenplay by Harry Essex and Arthur Ross ; story by Marice Zimm ; produced by William Alland ; directed by Jack Arnold

Label
Creature from the Black Lagoon
Title
Creature from the Black Lagoon
Statement of responsibility
Universal International ; screenplay by Harry Essex and Arthur Ross ; story by Marice Zimm ; produced by William Alland ; directed by Jack Arnold
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Musical director
Producer
Sound designer
Set designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In the upper reaches of the Amazon River, a scientific team discovers an amphibious creature, a living missing link. The creature is captured and falls in love with the female assistant of the leader of the research team. The lonely creature kidnaps her, and the scientist mounts an effort to reclaim his sweetheart and return the creature to his watery home
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Member of
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Creature from the Black Lagoon (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, William E. Snyder ; film editor, Ted. J. Kent ; musical direction, Joseph Gershenson ; art direction, Bernard Herzbrun, Hilyard Brown ; set decorations, Russell A. Gausman, Ray Jeffers ; sound, Leslie I. Carey, Joe Lapis ; wardrobe by Rosemary Odell ; underwater sequences directed by James C. Havens ; special photography, Charles S. Welbourne ; [original music, Henry Mancini, Hans J. Salter, Herman Stein]
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English or French subtitles; closed captioned
PerformerNote
Richard Carlson, Julia Adams, Richard Denning, Antonio Moreno, Nestor Paiva, Whit Bissell, Bernie Gozier, Henry Escalante
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1992
  • 1910-1997
  • 1916-1997
  • 1892-1963
  • 1912-1966
  • 1912-1977
  • 1926-2019
  • 1914-1998
  • 1887-1967
  • 1905-1966
  • 1909-1996
  • 1917-1979
  • 1915-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arnold, Jack
  • Essex, Harry J.
  • Ross, Arthur
  • Zimm, Maurice
  • Alland, William
  • Snyder, William E
  • Kent, Ted
  • Gershenson, Joseph
  • Herzbrun, Bernard
  • Brown, Hilyard
  • Gausman, R. A.
  • Jeffers, Ray
  • Carey, Leslie I
  • Lapis, Joseph
  • Odell, Rosemary
  • Havens, James C
  • Welbourne, Charles S
  • Mancini, Henry
  • Salter, Hans J
  • Stein, Herman
  • Carlson, Richard
  • Adams, Julie
  • Denning, Richard
  • Moreno, Antonio
  • Paiva, Nestor
  • Bissell, Whit
  • Gozier, Bernie
  • Escalante, Henry A.
  • Universal-International (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
80
Series statement
Classic monster collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Lagoons
  • Archaeologists
  • Ichthyologists
  • Amazon River Region
  • Archaeologists
  • Ichthyologists
  • Lagoons
  • Monsters
  • Amazon River Region
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Creature from the Black Lagoon, Universal International ; screenplay by Harry Essex and Arthur Ross ; story by Marice Zimm ; produced by William Alland ; directed by Jack Arnold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
  • Special features: "Back to the Black Lagoon" featurette; Commentary with film historian Tom Weaver; Production photographs; Theatrical trailers; Production notes; Cast and filmmakers; Universal web link
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45009517
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 20 min.)
Isbn
9780783240954
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192076022
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
20760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45009517
System details
DVD; NSTC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Creature from the Black Lagoon, Universal International ; screenplay by Harry Essex and Arthur Ross ; story by Marice Zimm ; produced by William Alland ; directed by Jack Arnold
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
  • Special features: "Back to the Black Lagoon" featurette; Commentary with film historian Tom Weaver; Production photographs; Theatrical trailers; Production notes; Cast and filmmakers; Universal web link
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45009517
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 20 min.)
Isbn
9780783240954
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192076022
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
20760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45009517
System details
DVD; NSTC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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