Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2005.
1 videodisc (143 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
The Val Lewton horror collection
DVD, Dolby Digital mono.
In English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Cat people: Simone Simon, Kent Smith, Tom Conway, Jane Randolph, Jack Holt.
Curse of the cat people: Simone Simon, Kent Smith, Jane Randolph, Ann Carter.
Cat People: producer, Val Lewton ; writer, DeWitt Bodeen ; director of photography, Nicholas Musuraca ; music, Roy Webb ; film editor, Mark Robson ; director, Jacques Tourneur.
Curse of the cat people: producer, Val Lewton ; writer, DeWitt Bodeen ; director of photography, Nicholas Musuraca ; editor, J. R. Whittredge ; directors, Robert Wise & Gunther von Fritsch ; music, Roy Webb.
Originally released as motion pictures in 1943 and 1944.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Cat People : Irena Dubrovna, a beautiful and mysterious Serbian-born fashion artist living in New York City, falls in love with and marries average-Joe American Oliver Reed. Their marriage suffers though, as Irena believes that she suffers from an ancient curse- whenever emotionally aroused, she will turn into a panther and kill. Includes commentary by Greg Mank with Simone Simon, and theatrical trailer.
The Curse of the Cat People: Amy is a very imaginative child who has trouble differentiating fantasy from reality, and has no friends her own age as a result. She makes an imaginary friend though, her father's dead first wife Irena.
Special features: commentaries on both movies by historian Greg Mank, with audio interview excerpts of Simone Simon ; theatrical trailers.
MW, 11-05; 1-08(add)
Cat people (Motion picture)
Curse of the cat people (Motion picture)
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