Video/Film, DVD in French, English

La chute de la maison Usher

Raymond Rohauer presents ; written, directed and produced by Jean Epstein ; adapted for the screen from the short story of Edgar A. Poe by Luis Buñuel .
  • [Alexandria, Va.?] : All Day Entertainment ; [Chatsworth, Calif.?] : Distributed exclusively by Image Entertainment, ©2001.
  • Collector's ed.
  • 1 videodisc (66 min.) : sound, b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD; 1.33:1; Dolby Digital.
Also known as
  • English title on container and disc: Fall of the house of Usher
Credits
  • Cinematography, George Lucas, Jean Lucas ; assistant director, Luis Buñuel ; music editing, Rolande de Candé and Renée Lichtig.
Performers
  • Cast: Margeurite Gance, Jean Debucourt, Charles Lamy ; narrator, Jean-Pierre Aumont.
Subjects
Genre
  • Feature films.
  • Horror films.
  • Silent films.
Summary
  • As a young aristocrat makes progress on a portrait of his wife, her life ebbs away.
Other information
  • Silent film with intertitles and music.
  • Cataloged from credits, container and Internet Movie Database.
  • Originally released as a silent motion picture in 1928.
  • Based on two short stories by Poe: The fall of the House of Usher and The oval portrait.
  • Language: English translation of French intertitles spoken by narrator.
Publisher's number
  • ADED0618DVD Allday Entertainment
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 47956212
  • OCLC: 47956212