Industrial-Sized Deals TextBTS15 Shop Women's Handbags Learn more nav_sap_plcc_6M_fly_beacon Beach House $5 Off Fire TV Stick Off to College Essentials Shop Popular Services pivdl pivdl pivdl  Amazon Echo Starting at $99 Kindle Voyage Nintendo Digital Games Big Savings in the Amazon Fall Sportsman Event STEM Toys & Games

It Came from Weaver Five: Interviews with 20 Zany, Glib, and Earnest Moviemakers in the SF and Horror Traditions of the Thirties, Forties, Fifti

2 customer reviews
ISBN-13: 978-0786401918
ISBN-10: 0786401915
Why is ISBN important?
This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.
Scan an ISBN with your phone
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Buy used
Condition: Used - Good
In Stock. Sold by Pennsylvania Book Depot
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Former Library book. Light wear with minimal wear on cover and bindings. Pages show minor use.100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers.
Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
8 Used from $12.58
+ $3.99 shipping
More Buying Choices
5 New from $39.95 8 Used from $12.58

InterDesign Brand Store Awareness Textbooks

Editorial Reviews


"the author has obviously done his homework, is careful to ask intelligent questions and doesn't clutter things up with nonsensical chatter. [This work] fits well on the shelf with the other four volumes" -- American Cinematographer


Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details

  • Library Binding: 396 pages
  • Publisher: McFarland & Company (July 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0786401915
  • ISBN-13: 978-0786401918
  • Product Dimensions: 1.2 x 6.2 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #8,949,736 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Customer Reviews

5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See both customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Thomas M. Scofield on March 4, 2000
Format: Library Binding
Tom Weaver's been doing these interview books for quite a few years now, and he has his technique down to an Art. All I can say is that if you liked any of the previous books in this series, or have read any of Tom Weaver's other interviews, or his film writing, you won't be dissapointed.
As always, Weaver seems to know just what words to ask each interviewee to elicit the most informative response. Many of Mr. Weaver's interviews may be the last recorded comments from some of his subjects. Tom is to be applauded for getting to many of these people before they have passed on.
A personal aside here, I knew Les Baxter through correspondence and a few phone calls back in the early to mid-1970's, and sadly, the brilliant, friendly, gifted and charming composer that I knew was near the end of his life when the interview was conducted. Tragically (of course, this is not Mr. Weaver's fault), not much of the greatness of this brilliant man makes it through the pain and great ill health that Les suffered in his last year or two.
It is, of course, just this sort of problem that makes Mr. Weaver's interview books so worthwhile, he is really trying to preserve some of the memory and personality of these unique people, and, for that, and his great success in doing so, I salute Tom Weaver. This is a wonderful book.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By lindsay devereux on April 26, 2011
Format: Library Binding Verified Purchase
Another compilation of Tom Weaver very interesting interviews for all Sci Fi/Horror Movie fans and collectors.
Tom covers interviews with some greats (and some not so well known contributors) for the much appreciative Sci Fi/Horror fan.
All interviews in Tom's pre published articles are combined in another great read which is a must buy for all us fans of the genre.
Thanks to Tom and McFarland publishing.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again