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Ghost story [videorecording] / a Universal Picture ; a Burt Weissbourd production of a John Irvin Film ; produced by Burt Weissbourd ; screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen ; directed by John Irvin.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Four elderly men who gather once a week to thrill each other with tales of terror find one of their scariest stories coming to life. A woman they mistakenly left for dead fifty years earlier returns to life to get revenge. Based on Peter Straub's book.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Parkdale Community Library DVD FIC GHO (Text) 33892005257168 Adult DVDs DVD None 06/24/2009 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417000104
  • ISBN: 9781417000104
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Jack Cardiff ; music, Philippe Sarde.
Participant or Performer Note:
Fred Astaire, Melvyn Douglas, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., John Houseman.
Summary, etc.:
Four elderly men who gather once a week to thrill each other with tales of terror find one of their scariest stories coming to life. A woman they mistakenly left for dead fifty years earlier returns to life to get revenge. Based on Peter Straub's book.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language Note:
English dialogue, Spanish or French subtitles.
Subject: Older people > Drama.
Ghost stories > Drama.
Revenge > Drama.
Elderly > Drama.
Ghost stories > Drama.
Revenge > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Horror films.

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