RKO Radio Pictures Horror, Science Fiction and Fantasy by Michael R. Pitts

By Michael R. Pitts

King Kong and The factor from one other World are one of the preferred horror and technology fiction movies of all time and either have been made by way of RKO Radio photographs. among 1929 and 1956, RKO published greater than one hundred forty style gains, together with The most deadly video game, The Phantom of Crestwood, sooner than sunrise, The Monkey’s Paw, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, You’ll discover, The Spiral Staircase, The Enchanted Cottage, It’s a superb lifestyles, Captive Women and Killers from Space. RKO is remembered for its sequence of mental horror videos produced through Val Lewton, together with Cat humans, I Walked with a Zombie, The 7th Victim and The physique Snatcher. The studio additionally produced motion pictures within the event, comedy, fable, secret and western genres. They published many Walt Disney classics—Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Fantasia, Pinocchio, Cinderella, Peter Pan—as good as a number of “Tarzan” positive aspects. This quantity covers those videos intimately with severe and old research, in-depth plot synopsis and diverse modern reviews.

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