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Title House of wax [dvd] / [presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced by Bryan Foy ; screenplay by Crane Wilbur ; directed by Andre de Toth. Mystery of the wax museum / a Warner Bros. & Vitaphone Picture ; directed by Michael Curtiz
Published Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2009]
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Edition Standard version
Descript 1 videodisc (165 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Content two-dimensional moving image tdi
Media video v
Carrier videodisc vd
Tech Details DVD; double-sided: full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo. surround, Dolby Digital mono.; copy-protected
Note Title from container
Performer(S) House of wax cast: Vincent Price, Frank Lovejoy, Phyllis Kirk, Carolyn Jones, Paul Picerni
Mystery of the wax museum cast: Lionel Atwill, Fay Wray, Glenda Farrell, Frank McHugh
Note House of wax originally released as a 3-D motion picture in 1953; Mystery of the wax museum originally released as a motion picture in 1933
Audience MPAA rating: PG (House of wax) ; Not rated (Mystery of the wax museum)
Summary A sculptor of wax figures for a museum is horrified when his partner proposes setting fire to the unpopular museum in order to collect the insurance money. As the wax figures melt amid the blaze, the two men begin to fight. The sculptor is knocked out and left to perish amongst the flames. He resurfaces many years later for the launch of his own wax museum. However, the opening coincides with the sudden disappearance of some dead bodies from the city morgue. His assistant begins to suspect his boss of foul play, especially after the deranged wizard of wax begins eyeing the friend of his assistant's lovely girlfriend as a model for a waxed figure of Marie Antoinette
Note Special features: House of wax premier newsreel; theatrical trailers
Language House of wax: English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, Bahasa, Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned. Mystery of the wax museum: English audio; English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Subject Waxworks -- Drama
Wax figures -- Drama
Sculptors -- Drama
Attempted murder -- Drama
Insurance crimes -- Drama
Body snatching -- Drama
Fires -- Casualties -- Drama
DVD videodiscs
Genre Feature films.
Alt Author Foy, Bryan, 1896-1977
Wilbur, Crane, 1886-1973
De Toth, André, 1912-2002
Curtiz, Michael, 1888-1962
Price, Vincent, 1911-1993
Lovejoy, Frank, 1914-1962
Kirk, Phyllis, 1930-2006
Jones, Carolyn, 1930-1983
Picerni, Paul, 1922-2011
Atwill, Lionel, 1885-1946
Wray, Fay, 1907-2004
Farrell, Glenda, 1904-1971
McHugh, Frank, 1899-1981
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Vitaphone Corp
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Add Title House of wax (Motion picture : 1953)
House of wax
Mystery of the wax museum
Mystery of the wax museum (Motion picture)
ISBN 1419887297
9781419887291
ISBN/ISSN 883929091485
Music # 1000112652 Warner Home Video
3000024185 Warner Home Video

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