Character Actors in Horror and Science Fiction Films, by Laurence Raw

By Laurence Raw

This biographical dictionary offers a stellar lineup of proficient, flexible personality actors who frequently seemed in horror and technological know-how fiction motion pictures in the course of Hollywood’s golden age. Many are renowned by way of style buffs and informal fans—they comprise Lionel Atwill, John Carradine, Dwight Frye, Rondo Hatton, Dick Miller, J. Carroll Naish, Maria Ouspenskaya, Glenn unusual, Edward Van Sloan, and George Zucco. a few are might be no longer so renowned yet both at domestic within the horror and technology fiction films—such as Anthony Carbone, Harry Cording, Rosemary los angeles Planche, Dick Purcell, Elizabeth Russell and Mel Welles.
The ninety six entries are whole with a biography and in-depth analyses of the actor’s top performances—demonstrating how very important those personalities have been to the good fortune in their style films.

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