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Earth vs. the sci-fi filmmakers : 20 interviews

Author: Tom Weaver
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Perhaps no film genres attracted more rabid fans and less critical acclaim than the horror and science fiction movies of the 1950s and 1960s. The men and women who made the characters come to life are interviewed here, talking about their work, the behind-the-scenes action, and the impact the movies had on their careers"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Interviews
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Weaver
ISBN: 0786422106 9780786422104
OCLC Number: 57670307
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 386 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Gene Barry --
Gary Clarke --
Gary Conway --
Merian C. Cooper --
Robert Dix --
Donnie Dunagan --
Alex Gordon on Day the world ended --
Peter Graves --
Gary Gray on The next voice you hear --
Arch Hall, Jr. --
Stephen Kandel on Chamber of horrors --
Carolyn Kearney --
Ken Kolb --
Robert L. Lippert, Jr., on Lon Chaney, Jr. --
Jan Merlin on the list of Adrian Messenger --
Mary Mitchel --
Elliott Reid --
Stanley Rubin on the whip hand --
Frankie Thomas on Tom Corbett, space cadet --
Burr Topper on The strangler.
Other Titles: Earth versus the science-fiction filmmakers
Responsibility: Tom Weaver.
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