Amicus: House of Horror - A History of England's Groundbreaking Studio of Terror (2-Disc)
Alpha New Cinema (series)

For the first time on DVD, a two part feature-length documentary about British horror film company Amicus Productions. Includes extensive bonus material.

DVD Features:

  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 3 hours, 10 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released: October 30, 2012
  • Originally Released: 2012
  • Label: Alpha Video
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)

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For the first time on DVD, the Alpha Archives Collection proudly presents a two part feature length documentary celebrating the history of the Amicus Productions film company. Founded in the early 1960s by Americans Milton Subotsky and Max J. Rosenberg, Amicus produced some classic (now cult) horror movies, including Dr. Terror's House Of Horrors, The House That Dripped Blood, Tales From The Crypt, Asylum and From Beyond The Grave.

Featuring interviews with key individuals who worked for Amicus (actors, directors, etc.), and with many rare photographs and production designs throughout, this documentary is a must-see for fans of British horror cinema.


PETER CUSHING INTERVIEW - 1983: Actor, Peter Cushing, is interviewed by Ian Jennings about his life and career. Introduced by Ian Jennings.

THE HUMAN FACTOR: FOR THE LOVE OF HELEN - 1990: Peter Cushing in conversation with Peter Williams about his childhood, his beliefs and his marriage to Helen. Introduced by Peter Williams.

"9 out of 10." -- Starburst Magazine. Click here to read the complete review.


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Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 5,654
  • UPC: 089218107695
  • Shipping Weight: 0.26/lbs (approx)
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