(1957) Novel: "The Tiger Among Us" (aka "Fear No Evil"). NOTE: Filmed as
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They were all collaborations. The filmmaking process is a team effort. A screenwriter cannot possibly do exactly what he wants, as if he was writing a novel. When I write a novel I am God at my own typewriter and there is nobody in between. But when I write a screenplay it must be a compromise because there are so many elements which are outside the writer's province.
The character "Sheriff Leigh Brackett" in John Carpenter
's successful independent horror film
was named after her.