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Val Lewton - Age 29
(Above) A young Val Lewton,
from a newspaper
article announcing his
departure from the
New York MGM PR office,
to write novels full time
(he was then 29).
From the Morning Express,
December 26, 1933.

From Lewton's scrapbooks, courtesy Library of Congress


Bullet 1933 PRESS CLIPPING
Photo about Lewton becoming a full-time novelist.

Bullet 1933 CENTRAL NEWS press clipping where "Noted Author Val Lewton" addresses a short story class.

Bullet 1946 PORT CHESTER news clipping bragging on a "PC Man Makes Good" story.

Bullet Library of Congress Biographical Time-line, and pages from Lewton's SCRAPBOOK.

Bullet Library of Congress SCOPE AND CONTENT OUTLINE .

Bullet Manny Farber's 1944 review of CURSE OF THE CAT PEOPLE

Bullet Manny Farber EULOGY for Lewton (1951)

Bullet 1995 Lewton Laserdisk BOX SET of nine RKO films

Bullet 2006 and 2008 Lewton DVD BOX SET of nine RKO films

Bullet 1999 CD MUSIC SOUNDTRACK of Roy Webb's music for Cat People and other Lewton RKO movies

Bullet Books about Val Lewton by Kim Newman; Joel E. Siegel; Edmund G. Banzak; J.P. Telotte; and DeWitt Bodeen BOOKS ON LEWTON

Bullet A couple of pages on the film BEDLAM

Bullet A page on the film ISLE OF THE DEAD

Bullet Chapter One of Lewton's novel YEARLY LEASE (1932)

Bullet A list of BOOKS written by Lewton.

Bullet A collection of Lewton EPHEMERA.

Bullet BIO ESSAY by Erik Weems

 

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Lewton RKO Films
Cat People*
I Walked With A Zombie*
The Leopard Man*
The Seventh Victim*
The Ghost Ship*
Curse of the Cat People*
Youth Runs Wild
Mademoiselle Fifi*
Isle of the Dead
The Body Snatcher*
Bedlam

Other Lewton Films
My Own True Love*
Please Believe Me*
Apache Drums*
Misc Films

*Pages under construction

CAST AND CREW PAGES

Sir Lancelot Pinard
SIR LANCELOT PINARD

Simone Simon
SIMONE SIMON

Frances Dee
FRANCES DEE

Jane Randolph
JANE RANDOLPH

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