Video/Film , DVD in English

House of Usher : The pit and the pendulum

American International Pictures ; James A. Nicholson & Samuel Z. Arkoff present ; produced and directed by Roger Corman, screenplay by Richard Matheson.
  • Santa Monica, Calif. : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, [2004]
  • 1 videodisc (160 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1).
Also known as
  • Title on container: Fall of the house of Usher
  • Pit and the pendulum
  • Music, Les Baxter, director of photography, Floyd Crosby ; editor, Anthony Carras.
  • Cast: Vincent Price, Mark Damon, Myrna Fahey ; Vincent Price, John Kerr, Barbara Steele, Luana Anders, Antony Carbone.
  • The fall of the house of Usher: An English Lord fears that his sister has been buried alive. The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret.
Other information
  • Based on stories by Edgar Allen Poe.
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1960 and 1961.
  • DVD is doublesided.
  • The fall of the house of Usher (1960) : 1 hour, 20 min. The pit and the pendulum (1961) : 1 hour, 20 min.
  • Special features include commentaries by Roger Corman, original theatrical trailers, and original theatrical prologue for Pit and the Pendulum.
  • Language: In English with optional dubbed French dialogue track; optional subtitles in French or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Publisher's number
  • 1006946 MGM Home Entertainment
  • 4006858 MGM Home Entertainment
  • 0792861280
  • 9780792861287
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 027616910875
  • OCLC: 57794202
  • OCLC: 57794202