Phil Brown, who played Luke Skywalker's uncle in Star Wars
, said, "In my long life in films, there are ones I'm proud of and those I'm not proud of. The Jungle Captive
and Weird Woman
fall into the latter category." House of Wax
co-star Paul Picerni was fired by the film's director when he refused to put his head in a working guillotine during a climactic fight scene.
Packed with wonderful tidbits, this volume collects 22 interviews with the moviemakers responsible for bringing such films as This Island Earth, The Haunting, Carnival of Souls, Pit and the Pendulum, House of Wax, Tarzan the Ape Man, The Black Cat, Them! and Invasion of the Body Snatchers to the movie screen. Faith Domergue, Michael Forest, Anne Helm, Candace Hilligoss, Suzanna Leigh, Norman Lloyd, Maureen O'Sullivan, Shirley Ulmer, Dana Wynter and many more are interviewed.