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House of Usher

Released 1960
Distributor AIP

First in Roger Corman’s profitable series of Edgar Allan Poe adaptations, this 1960 excursion into quality from AIP spawned an entire series based on the idea that high school kids could watch them and then do book reports without reading the originals!

About Mary Lambert

Mary Lambert,  a member of the Music Video Hall of Fame, first made her mark directing groundbreaking music videos for Madonna and Talking Heads, as well as the Stephen King adaptations, Pet Sematary and Pet Sematary II. Her feature film credits include SiestaGrand IsleThe In CrowdUrban Legends:  Bloody Mary and the documentary 14 Women.  She ventured into the new media arena with the VOD/webisode series titled The Dark Path Chronicles which premiered on FEARnet in 2008.  (See www.darkpathchronicles.com)  Her TV directing work ranges from the Syfy movie, Mega Python vs. Gataroid, to Return to Halloweentown for ABC Family and the reality series On the Road in America.