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[on his pet hate] Background music in films. I know my films have it too - the heavy, sinister stuff. But I still think background music is an insult to the intelligence of audiences. The mood should be conveyed by the action and not have to be underlined. There was that Hitchcock film Lifeboat
(1944) in which three or four people were floating on a boat in the middle of the ocean. But from ...
Refused to reprise his role as Frankenstein's Monster in Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein
(1948), because he felt spoofs would not sell to the audience. He did agree to do publicity for the film and posed for pictures of himself going to see the film.