Category Archives: Monsters, Martians, and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age

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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Robert Nichols – “The Thing From Another World” Interview

Robert Nichols’ acting career didn’t start the way most Hollywood stories do. The Sacramento native’s big break came while living in London after serving in the US Army during World War II. The year was 1949. Legendary director Howard Hawks … Continue reading

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This one goes to 11

On Sunday, Mark and I conducted two more interviews for Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age. This brings our total to 11 interviews so far! Julie Adams (Creature From the Black Lagoon) Terry Castle (Daughter of William Castle) … Continue reading

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Monsterpalooza 2012 Report – Day 1

Mark and I arrived at the Marriott Friday afternoon. We set up our lights, camera and backdrop in our room and were ready to begin interviewing people for the documentaries! We then hit the convention floor to touch base with … Continue reading

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From the set…Joyce Meadows

Last week the Operator 13 team had the privilege of interviewing Joyce Meadows. Ms. Meadows starred in the 1957 cult classic The Brain From Planet Arous with sci-fi legend John Agar. Ms. Meadows offered her recollections of the making of … Continue reading

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Operator 13 Facebook Page Goes Live

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