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Author Quarles, Mike, 1957-

Title Down and dirty : Hollywood's exploitation filmmakers and their movies / by Mike Quarles.

Published Jefferson, NC : McFarland, c1993.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  791.430230973 QUAR    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 193 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes index.
Contents 1. Ted V. Mikels, or How to Build a Corpse-Grinding Machine for $38 -- 2. Ray Dennis Steckler: Genre Filmmaking in a Funhouse Mirror -- 3. Humble Origins: Big-timers with Skeletons in Their Closets -- 4. H. G. Lewis: More Than Gore -- 5. Russ Meyer: T and A and $ -- 6. Kroger Babb: Who Was America's Foremost Hygiene Commentator? -- 7. John Waters: They Used to Call Him "The Prince of Puke" -- 8. Trailers: Coming to This Theater -- 9. George Romero: On Pittsburgh Zombies and an Italian Subgenre -- 10. Fred Olen Ray: The Direct-to-Video King -- 11. Super 8: The New Medium of Choice -- 12. Tobe Hooper: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre -- 13. Dwain Esper: Exposing a Nation's Shame and Getting Away with It -- 14. Andy Milligan: Period Dramas for Under $10,000 -- 15. Larry Buchanan: Does Mars Need Women That Badly? -- 16. Doris Wishman: How Did a Nice Girl Like You Wind Up in a Book Like This? -- 17. David Friedman: The Promoter -- 18. Rogues' Gallery: A Cast of Dozens.
Subject Motion picture producers and directors -- United States.
Motion picture industry -- United States -- History.
Exploitation films -- United States -- History.
Sensationalism in motion pictures.
Sex in motion pictures.
Violence in motion pictures.
Horror films -- History and criticism.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- History.
ISBN 0899508774 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)