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The Uninvited (2013, original release: 1944)


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Published: [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2013?] [United States] : Distributed by Criterion Collection ©2013
Series: Criterion collection
Description:  1 DVD video (99 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9781604657982, 1604657987, 9786315180415, 6315180418 :,
Language:  English

Based on the novel by Dorothy Macardle

Originally released as a motion picture in 1944

Special features: New 2K digital film restoration; Giving up the ghost (new visual essay by filmmaker Michael Almereyda); Radio adaptations (DVD-Rom feature): Screen Guild Theater: August 28, 1944; Screen Director's Playhouse: November 18, 1949; Trailer. Plus, A booklet featuring an essay by critic Farran Smith Nehme and a 1997 interview with director Lewis Allen

Ray Milland, Ruth Hussey, Donald Crisp, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Dorothy Stickney, Barbara Everest, Alan Napier, Gail Russell

A pair of siblings from London purchases a surprisingly affordable, lonely cliff-top house in Cornwall, only to discover that it actually carries a ghostly price soon they're caught up in a bizarre romantic triangle from beyond the grave. A tragic family past, a mysteriously locked room, cold chills, bumps in the night-this gothic Hollywood classic has it all

Rating: Not rated

DVD; NTSC; region 1; 16x9, aspect ratio 1.33:1; PCM mono

English dialogue; English subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Smith, Dodie, 1896-1990, screenwriter
Partos, Frank, 1901-1956, screenwriter
Brackett, Charles, 1892-1969, film producer
Allen, Lewis, 1905-2000, film director
Milland, Ray, actor
Hussey, Ruth, 1911-2005, actor
Crisp, Donald, 1880-1974, actor
Skinner, Cornelia Otis, 1901-1979, actor
Stickney, Dorothy, actor
Everest, Barbara, 1890-1968, actor
Napier, Alan, 1903-1988, actor
Russell, Gail, 1924-1961, actor
Lang, Charles B., director of photography
Young, Victor, 1900-1956, composer
Harrison, Doane, 1894-1968, film editor
Dreier, Hans, 1885-1966, art director
Fegté, Ernst, 1900-1976, art director
Head, Edith, costume designer
Seymour, Steve, set decorator
Macardle, Dorothy, 1889-1958.
Almereyda, Michael, filmmaker
Nehme, Farran Smith, writer of added text
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Criterion Collection (Firm),

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