By Alan Moore
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Laughs] the movies. They’d put me in my place! Oh, and I remember what happened one time when I got after my daughter Carol about something. I’ve always had very good hearing, and when my kids would mutter behind my back (as kids do—I certainly did), I would hear ’em.
30 I Talked with a Zombie [laughs]—Ann Harding was the mom, Anne Baxter was the older sister and I was the younger sister. I have good memories of that one ... except fallin’ down and gettin’ killed [laughs]. I was offered a contract with Goldwyn after that movie, but Goldwyn never picked up the option. In Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows , the documentary produced by Martin Scorsese, you talk on-camera about being able to identify with Amy, your character in Curse of the Cat People, because you were an only child, and surrounded by adults all the time.
The whole group was just a very pleasant group of people. [Stars] Roddy McDowall and Bradford Dillman and Kim Hunter ... it was a pleasant experience. I’m just glad I didn’t have to play one of the apes! I felt sorry for those actors. They came there at three or four in the morning. Imagine that, every morning, and a four-hour makeup job. That is just absolutely horrendous. I have nothing but respect for that. Then at night they had to take the damn makeup off. I’m going to guess that you had not seen the previous Apes movies.
Alan Moore's Shocking Futures by Alan Moore