February 15th, 2023

Man eaten by alligator; screams [Wilhelm screams]

These are high-quality copies of Hollywood original optical and mag effects from the 1930s through the '60s, transferred to full-track tape by USC Cinema. I have digitized them for preservation, but they have not all been restored and may have some noise.


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    iamdylanavery 1 week, 4 days ago

    You, my sir, are an absolute legend.

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    MiscPractice 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Wow! I can't believe it was first posted here!

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    macronencer 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    I've just joined Freesound, and this is the sound that brought me here (someone shared it on Mastodon). I was so excited to see that someone had made it available! This is of course one of the most famous sounds in cinema history and although obviously it's fun to make the scream into a ring tone, I'm more intrigued about the other dialogue here - the ident at the start, and the notes given to the actor.

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    Madman19 1 month, 1 week ago

    Thank you very much. My daughter and I really enjoyed this and appreciate you and everyone else for the amazing hard work that went into this and other projects you all have done.

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    AnimeClubPod 1 month, 1 week ago

    Incredible piece of history. Can't overstate how happy I am that this has now been archived.

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