The Resource Eaten alive, a Virgo International Pictures release ; a Mars production ; Mardi Rustam presents ; co-produced by Alvin L. Fast ; written by Alvin L. Fast and Mardi Rustam ; adapted for the screen by Kim Henkel ; produced by Mardi Rustam ; directed by Tobe Hooper, (videorecording)

Eaten alive, a Virgo International Pictures release ; a Mars production ; Mardi Rustam presents ; co-produced by Alvin L. Fast ; written by Alvin L. Fast and Mardi Rustam ; adapted for the screen by Kim Henkel ; produced by Mardi Rustam ; directed by Tobe Hooper, (videorecording)

Label
Eaten alive
Title
Eaten alive
Statement of responsibility
a Virgo International Pictures release ; a Mars production ; Mardi Rustam presents ; co-produced by Alvin L. Fast ; written by Alvin L. Fast and Mardi Rustam ; adapted for the screen by Kim Henkel ; produced by Mardi Rustam ; directed by Tobe Hooper
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Starlight, a decrepit hotel run by Judd, receives few customers. But one dark steamy night finds the Starlight visited by a runaway prostitute, a young couple and their child, a dying father and his daughter, and sex-obsessed Buck, all of whom will experience an unforgettable night of terror at the hands of Judd and his man-eating pet crocodile
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Cataloging source
IHI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Tobe Hooper and Wayne Bell ; director of photography, Robert Caramico ; editor, Michael Brown
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E38 2015
PerformerNote
Neville Brand, Mel Ferrer, Carolyn Jones, Marilyn Burns, William Finley, Stuart Whitman, Roberta Collins, Kyle Richards, Robert Englund, Crystin Sinclaire
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-2017
  • 1920-1992
  • 1930-1983
  • 1949-2014
  • 1940-2012
  • 1969-
  • 1947-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rustam, Mardi
  • Fast, Alvin L.
  • Henkel, Kim
  • Hooper, Tobe
  • Brand, Neville
  • Ferrer, Mel
  • Jones, Carolyn
  • Burns, Marilyn
  • Finley, William
  • Whitman, Stuart
  • Collins, Roberta
  • Richards, Kyle
  • Englund, Robert
  • Sinclaire, Crystin
  • Virgo International Pictures (Firm)
  • Mars Production Corporation
  • Arrow Films (Firm)
  • Arrow Video (Firm)
Runtime
91
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  • Psychopaths
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Hotels
  • Crocodiles as pets
  • Crocodile attacks
  • Tourists
  • Murder
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Eaten alive, a Virgo International Pictures release ; a Mars production ; Mardi Rustam presents ; co-produced by Alvin L. Fast ; written by Alvin L. Fast and Mardi Rustam ; adapted for the screen by Kim Henkel ; produced by Mardi Rustam ; directed by Tobe Hooper, (videorecording)
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Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Alternative titles: "Death trap" ; "Starlight slaughter" ; "Legend of the bayou" ; "Horror hotel" ; "Brutes and savages"--IMDb
  • Special features: audio commentary with producer Mardi Rustam, actors Roberta Collins, William Finley and Kyle Richards, & make-up artist Craig Reardon; new introduction to the film by Hooper; "Blood on the bayou"--New interview with Hooper; "Gator bait" - new interview with Janus Blythe; "Monsters and metaphors" - new interview with make-up artist Craig Reardon; "The gator creator" - archive interview with Hooper; "My name is Buck" an interview with Robert Englund; "5ive minutes with Marilyn Burns"; "The butcher of Elmendorf: the legend of Joe Ball" - featurette; theatrical trailers; TV and radio sports; behind the scenes slideshow; alternate credits and title sequences; more
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  • 31223144681575
  • 31223144681617
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director approved special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AV015/A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)964452022
System details
  • Blu-Ray, regions (A) (B), NTSC, 1080p, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1), 1.0 mono
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Eaten alive, a Virgo International Pictures release ; a Mars production ; Mardi Rustam presents ; co-produced by Alvin L. Fast ; written by Alvin L. Fast and Mardi Rustam ; adapted for the screen by Kim Henkel ; produced by Mardi Rustam ; directed by Tobe Hooper, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Alternative titles: "Death trap" ; "Starlight slaughter" ; "Legend of the bayou" ; "Horror hotel" ; "Brutes and savages"--IMDb
  • Special features: audio commentary with producer Mardi Rustam, actors Roberta Collins, William Finley and Kyle Richards, & make-up artist Craig Reardon; new introduction to the film by Hooper; "Blood on the bayou"--New interview with Hooper; "Gator bait" - new interview with Janus Blythe; "Monsters and metaphors" - new interview with make-up artist Craig Reardon; "The gator creator" - archive interview with Hooper; "My name is Buck" an interview with Robert Englund; "5ive minutes with Marilyn Burns"; "The butcher of Elmendorf: the legend of Joe Ball" - featurette; theatrical trailers; TV and radio sports; behind the scenes slideshow; alternate credits and title sequences; more
Bar code
  • 31223144681575
  • 31223144681617
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director approved special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AV015/A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)964452022
System details
  • Blu-Ray, regions (A) (B), NTSC, 1080p, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1), 1.0 mono
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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