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Main DVD Lights v.6 (Text) 31307016166136 Movies Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed.
  • Publisher: Narberth, Penn. : Alpha Home Entertainment, c2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Four episodes from the TV series Lights out, originally broadcast between 1949 and 1952.
Includes advertisements.
Formatted Contents Note:
Cat's cradle / adapted by A. J. Russell from a story by Jerome Barry -- Curtain call / by Frank Daly -- The Fonceville Curse / by Hal and Jerry Hackady -- Will-o'-the-wisp.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Produced by Herbert Swope, Jr. and directed by Laurence Schwab, Jr. ; narrator, Frank Gallop ; music, Arlo.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cat's cradle: Martha Scott, Murvyn Vye ; Curtain call: Otto Kruger ; The Fonceville curse: Patric Knowles ; Will-o'-the-wisp: Robert Stack, Louanna Gardner.
Summary, etc.:
A man plays "Cat's cradle" with a loop of string he believes to be cursed. He claims he can kill any creature by twisting the string into a knotted representation of them. In "Curtain call," a famous actor suffers a breakdown on stage when the voice of his dead wife cries out to him from the grave. The female descendants of the long-dead Baron de Fonceville are victims of the murderous "Fonceville curse." An evil spirit, the "Will-o'-the-wisp, protects a secluded island from greedy developers.
System Details Note:
Subject: Horror tales > Drama.
Genre: Horror television programs.
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