Category Archives: Atomic Age Horror

That’s a wrap! Production completed on “Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists”

Operator 13 Productions has officially completed production on Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age. We have completed 31 interviews and will now enter the editing phase of the project. It has been a thrill to discuss … Continue reading

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Just confirmed…Paul Mantee

Paul Mantee has been added to the list of interviewees for Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age! Mr. Mantee starred as Commander Kit Draper in Byron Haskin’s 1964 cult classic Robinson Crusoe on Mars. The film … Continue reading

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The Horror Is in the Magnitude: An Interview with Jonathan Fetter-Vorm

In researching Operator 13 Productions’ latest project Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age, I came across an excellent graphic novel entitled  Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb.   In a mere 150 pages, writer/artist Jonathan Fetter-Vorm provides … Continue reading

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Just confirmed…Scotty Morrow

We are delighted to announce that we will be interviewing child actor Scotty Morrow for Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists. Morrow appeared alongside legends Bruce Bennett and John Carradine in 1959’s The Cosmic Man. He also appeared in a 1961 episode … Continue reading

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From the set…Ib Melchior

On May 23rd, Mark and I had the great privilege of interviewing Ib Melchior, writer/ director of  The Angry Red Planet (1959) and The Time Travelers (1964). I asked Melchior how he first came to be interested in science fiction: “Actually I was … Continue reading

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Just confirmed…Richard Erdman

We are pleased to announce that Richard Erdman will appear in Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age. Mr. Erdman appeared in the 1959 film Face of Fire with James Whitmore and Cameron Mitchell. The film is … Continue reading

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Just confirmed…Lisa Davis

I am pleased to announce that we will be interviewing Lisa Davis for Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age.  Ms. Davis appeared as Motiya in Edward Bernds’ cult classic The Queen of Outer Space. In addition, … Continue reading

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