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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Val_Lewton

Val Lewton (May 7, 1904 – March 14, 1951) was a Russian-American novelist, film producer and screenwriter best known for a string of low-budget horror films ...

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Documentary about the great 1940s horror movie producer Val Lewton, featured on the 2005 DVD release "The Val Lewton Horror Collection." ... FILM LIFE: Chapter 24: The Arts of Life | Part 2: Filmmaking and Photography. a list of 104 titles

www.filmreference.com/encyclopedia/Independent-Film-Road-Movies/Producer-STUDIO-AND-INDEPENDENT-PRODUCERS.html

These producer units were a successful way of organizing studio filmmaking, and at ... Val Lewton's (1904–1951) unit at RKO turned out memorable, minimalist horror ... he produced films for major studio distribution or through United Artists,  ...

hcl.harvard.edu/hfa/films/2014janmar/lewton.html

Mar 30, 2014 ... RKO supplied Lewton with outlandish titles (he thought I Walked with a Zombie ... streaks in movies, undeniable evidence of the creative role of the producer and a ... Max Goldberg, writer and frequent contributor to cinema scope ... Simone Simon stars as a Serbian-born fashion artist shadowed by an ...

curnblog.com/2017/12/31/cat-people-turns-75-celebrating-horror-classic-legacy-val-lewton

Dec 31, 2017 ... Last year filmmakers, film historians, film critics and hardcore ... had total control of the project and used cinema as an art form to open up new ... Finally, in 1942, Lewton became leading producer of RKO's horror unit at a time ...

www.stanforddaily.com/2017/04/28/bedlambadbeautiful

Oct 25, 2017 ... Once upon a time, producer Val Lewton's horror films were only considered ... is not a Lewton film; rather, it's director Vincente Minnelli's tribute to artists like ... cinema, and the weird, spooky phenomenon of watching movies:.

variety.com/2007/film/markets-festivals/val-lewton-the-man-in-the-shadows-2-1200554525

Nov 14, 2007 ... "Val Lewton" elegantly encompasses the career of a producer who transcended the ... scripts and made a unique body of work in American cinema. ... RKO Pictures after the studio cut its ties with resident artist Orson Welles.

www.amazon.com/Collection-Snatcher-Leopard-Seventh-Shadows/dp/B000A0GOEQ

Val Lewton, a famous RKO Radio Pictures producer, redefined the horror genre with ... The art department under Van Nest Polglase and Albert S. D'Agostino was ... than Lewton's out-and-out zombie picture--is one of the cinema's supreme ...

www.amazon.com/Martin-Scorsese-Presents-Val-Lewton/dp/B000W4D94S

TCM Greatest Classic Films (Cat People / The Curse of the Cat People / The .... Though hardly a household name producer Val Lewton helped bring to the ..... and the tension created by the shadowy black and white cinematography - the art of ...