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H.H. Holmes [videorecording] : America's first serial killer / Waterfront Productions presents a John Borowski film ; producer, John Borowski ; writer, John Borowski ; director, John Borowski.

Borowski, John. (Added Author). Jay, Tony, 1933-2006 (Added Author). Schechter, Harold. (Added Author). Cronin, Thomis. (Added Author). Caporusso, Marian. (Added Author). Bertagnoli, Ed. (Added Author). Callison, Cary. (Added Author). Laszlo, Willy. (Added Author). Villarreal, Rachelle. (Added Author). Welling, Audrey. (Added Author). Hoffman, Frey. (Added Author). Stevens, Douglas Romayne. (Added Author). Waterfront Productions. (Added Author). Facets Video (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sherman County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sherman County Public/School Library.

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Summary:

The story behind America's first serial killer who terrorized Chicago during the turn-of-the-century World's Fair. Chronicles his grisly life from childhood, to the cross-country man hunt to find him, and finally to his incarceration and execution.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Sherman County Public/School Library DVD 364.152 HHH (Text) 37039000191721 DVD COLLECTION DVD Branch_Only_3months 05/27/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0975918508
  • ISBN: 9780975918500
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (64 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chicago, IL : Facets Video, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a documentary in 2003.
Special features: making of H.H. Holmes; outtakes; trailers; poster designs; the story continues; bios; merchandise; commentary with filmmaker John Borowski.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directors of photography, John Borowski, Frey Hoffman ; editors, John Murray, John Borowski ; music, Douglas Romayne Stevens.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Tony Jay ; Re-enactors: Harold Schechter, Thomis Cronin, Marian Caporusso, Ed Bertagnoli, Cary Callison, Willy Laszlo, Rachelle Villarreal, Audrey Welling.
Summary, etc.:
The story behind America's first serial killer who terrorized Chicago during the turn-of-the-century World's Fair. Chronicles his grisly life from childhood, to the cross-country man hunt to find him, and finally to his incarceration and execution.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Subject: Mudgett, Herman W., 1861-1896.
Serial murderers > Illinois > Chicago.
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Murder > Investigation.
Genre: Documentary > Feature.

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