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Fiend Without A Face (2000, original release: 1958)


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Published: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2000] ©2000
Series: Criterion collection
Edition:  Widescreen
Description:  1 videodisc (74 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 1559409118 :,
Language:  English

Based on a story by Amelia Reynolds Long

Originally released as a motion picture in 1958

Liner notes by noted film scholar Bruce Kawin, inserted

Special features include: Audio commentary: A conversation with executive producer Richard Gordon and genre film writer Tom Weaver ; a collection of trailers from Godon films: Fiend without a face, The haunted strangler, Corridor's of blood, First man into space, and The atomic submarine ; rare still photographs and ephemera, with commentary ; vintage advertisements and lobby cards

Marshall Thompson, Kynaston Reeves, Kim Parker, Stanley Maxted, Terence Kilburn, James Dyrenforth, Robert MacKenzie, Peter Madden, Gil Winfield

A scientist performing renegade research on thought materialization unwittingly creates creatures of pure atomic energy that hunger for human nervous systems. These brain-like creatures begin attacking people near a secret Air Force radar station, devouring their brains


Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired

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Additional Credits:
Crabtree, Arthur, 1900-1975.
Croydon, John J., 1907-1994.
Leder, Herbert J.
Thompson, Marshall, 1925-1992.
Reeves, Kynaston, 1893-1971.
Kilburn, Terence.
Dyrenforth, James.
Long, Amelia Reynolds, 1904-1978.
Criterion Collection (Firm)

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