Criterion Collection: Monsters and Madmen

Criterion Collection: Monsters and Madmen

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Director: Spencer Gordon Bennet

Cast: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Boris Karloff, Christopher Lee

     
 

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Product Details

Release Date:
01/23/2007
UPC:
0715515021623
Rating:
NR
Source:
Criterion
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[B&W]
Time:
5:15:00
Sales rank:
20,022

Special Features

New, restored high-definition transfers; Audio commentaries by producers Richard and Alex Gordon and writer Tom Weaver; New video interviews with cast and crew; Censor cuts; Original theatrical trailers and radio spots; Stills galleries; Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing ; Booklets featuring essays by producer John Croydon and critics Maitland McDonagh, Bruce Eder, and Michael Lennick

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Haunted Strangler
1. Newgate Prison, 1860 [5:32]
2. Mystery of the Haymarket Strangler [5:04]
3. A Case Against Tenant [5:03]
4. The Judas Hole [8:39]
5. "Where Is the Knife?" [5:26]
6. Back From the Grave [6:59]
7. Murder! [8:20]
8. Stirring Up the Dead [8:28]
9. "I Am Tenant" [5:44]
10. Committed [5:36]
11. The Strangler Escapes [5:11]
12. "Forgive Me, Lily" [5:48]
13. "It Belongs Here... With Me" [2:40]
1. Introduction/Walton Studios [5:32]
2. Horror Films [5:04]
3. Meeting Karloff [5:03]
4. "Prestige Pictures" [8:39]
5. Dedication [5:26]
6. The Strangler [6:59]
7. A Cut Above [8:20]
8. Grilled Kidneys [8:28]
9. "Hey, It's Dr. Tenant!" [5:44]
10. Karloff's Deal [5:36]
11. Distribution [5:11]
12. "You Are Now at MGM" [5:48]
13. Personal Favorite [2:40]
Disc #2 -- Corridors of Blood
1. Pain and the Knife [6:52]
2. Charity Patients [9:11]
3. Bolton's Experiments [5:52]
4. Demonstration [7:07]
5. New and Improved [5:19]
6. The Seven Dials [4:07]
7. Missing Notebook [7:32]
8. "A Favor for a Favor" [5:39]
9. Not Himself [9:32]
10. Suspended [6:54]
11. Break-In [3:33]
12. Under Investigation [3:07]
13. Raid! [8:49]
14. "I Beg of You to Carry On" [3:05]
1. Backstory [6:52]
2. Doctor From Seven Dials [9:11]
3. Christopher Lee [5:52]
4. Setting the Record Straight [7:07]
5. A Safe Assumption [5:19]
6. Visiting With Karloff [4:07]
7. Karloff Versus Bela Lugosi [7:32]
8. "A Clash of Personalities" [5:39]
9. MGM [9:32]
10. Evie [6:54]
11. Karloff's Favorite [3:33]
12. On the Stage [3:07]
13. Gimmicks [8:49]
14. Final Thoughts [3:05]
Disc #3 -- First Man Into Space
1. Opening Credits [4:39]
2. Beyond the Controllability Barrier [6:42]
3. "My Brother's Always Been Unpredictable" [6:15]
4. "The Highest Man in the World" [5:21]
5. Y-13 Countdown [2:01]
6. "First Man Into Space!" [6:00]
7. Rocket Recovery [4:51]
8. "What Is This Stuff, Doctor?" [4:08]
9. "Terror Roams State" [5:56]
10. Test Results [5:47]
11. A Horrible Realization [7:20]
12. Lieutenant Prescott Returns [7:25]
13. High-Altitude Chamber [10:31]
1. Introduction/Marshall Thompson [4:39]
2. History of Aviation [6:42]
3. American Actors [6:15]
4. Early Pictures [5:21]
5. Stock Footage [2:01]
6. "From Space Pilot to Blood-Drinking Monster" [6:00]
7. Alex's Contributions [4:51]
8. My Story [4:08]
9. The Monster's Lines [5:56]
10. Marla Landi [5:47]
11. Behind the Scenes [7:20]
12. "Was It All More Fun Back Then?" [7:25]
13. Albuquerque Premiere [10:31]
Disc #4 -- The Atomic Submarine
1. Opening Credits [4:21]
2. "The Gravest Emergency in All History" [2:48]
3. "It Won't Take Me Long to Defrost" [3:40]
4. The Tiger Shark [7:34]
5. Critical Area [6:24]
6. The Pattern [3:01]
7. "The Eye of Cyclops" [4:49]
8. Bushwhack? [4:12]
9. Deep-Six Ambush [8:00]
10. The Lungfish [8:35]
11. Fortunes of War [4:27]
12. "Face-to-Face" [6:56]
13. Foolish, Insane, Fantastic [6:02]
14. A Rough Reception [1:12]
1. Submarine Pictures [4:21]
2. Character Actors [2:48]
3. Arthur Franz [3:40]
4. Cast and Crew [7:34]
5. Cahn, Huston, and Bennet [6:24]
6. Allied Artists [3:01]
7. "That Doesn't Look Like a Submarine" [4:49]
8. The Monster [4:12]
9. Old-Timers [8:00]
10. "He Made Me Feel Like a Star" [8:35]
11. Wrap Party [4:27]
12. Science-Fiction Movie? [6:56]
13. Personal Favorites [6:02]
14. "Good Fun" [1:12]

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