(12/12/2015) Updating Rory Calhoun biography, Motel Hell - Lead actor: Arguably, one of Calhoun's greatest achievements was his dry performance in the 1980 black comedy/horror 'Motel Hell,' which has achieved cult status.
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[on Susan Hayward
] I learned a lot from that lady. I learned more about my trade, about presence in front of the camera, by watching her. She acted like it was nothing, with no effort.
The July 22, 1970, issue of "Variety", in the Hollywood Production Pulse column, states that the movie "The Low Price of Fame" had started filming May 18 in Iowa, starring Calhoun, Gardner McKay
and Yvonne De Carlo
. Jerry Schafer
was producer / director and executive producer was Donald B. Running, for Carvel Productions. There is no evidence the film was completed or released.
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