Ingrid Pitt, Queen of Horror: The Complete Career

Ingrid Pitt, Queen of Horror: The Complete Career

by Robert Michael Bobb Cotter
     
 

Ingrid Pitt, icon of horror cinema: her life and career. Full cast and production credits, synopses, reviews and notes are offered for all of her film, stage and television appearances, along with a critical listing of her novels and other published works. An analysis of Hammer Films' Karnstein Trilogy—of which Pitt's celebrated The Vampire Lovers (1970)

Overview

Ingrid Pitt, icon of horror cinema: her life and career. Full cast and production credits, synopses, reviews and notes are offered for all of her film, stage and television appearances, along with a critical listing of her novels and other published works. An analysis of Hammer Films' Karnstein Trilogy—of which Pitt's celebrated The Vampire Lovers (1970) was the first installment—is included, and also examined is the trilogy's original literary source, Sheridan Le Fanu's "Carmilla." Other features are rare photographs and other movie-related graphics from every phase of the actress' career and a foreword by Ingrid Pitt herself.

Editorial Reviews

Van Helsing's Journal
intriguing...having a book on the career of Ingrid Pitt is a welcome addition to the history of horror film
Mania Beyond Entertainment
outstanding resource book
Scary Monsters Magazine
beautifully bound...stands as a lasting tribute

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786458882
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
10/13/2010
Pages:
230
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Robert Michael "Bobb" Cotter, a graphic designer, lives in Pittsburgh. In addition to having written several books about comics and film, he writes a monthly column for Creepy Classics.

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