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Novel (as Herbert Kerkow): "The Fateful Star Murder"
2 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
8 Articles |
Cosmo Forbes | Carlos Keith | H.C. Kerkow | Herbert Kerkow | Sidney Valentine
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
[in a letter to his sister] You shouldn't get mad at the New York reviewers. Actually, it's very difficult for a reviewer to give something called I Walked with a Zombie
(1943) a good review.
David O. Selznick
had a story that nobody would make. Lewton was assigned to turn around and pitch it to Samuel Goldwyn
to try to dump it. Lewton gave a dramatic, heartfelt retelling of the story that had Goldwyn in tears. Goldwyn asked for a moment to recollect himself. He wiped his eyes, then said, "It stinks." Selznick couldn't believe that it took Goldwyn to tears so he asked Lewton to pitch ...