Re: RARA-AVIS: Public Acclaim

From: Juri Nummelin (
Date: 28 Apr 2000 wrote:

> << And just to muddy this river some more, is acclaim sometimes due as much
> to a
> film embodiment as to the innate worth of the fiction? Contrary, are some
> "just-
> as-great" titles underappreciated because they're not viddied? >>
> Fredric Brown's amazing The Screaming Mimi was adapted (rather badly, I hear)
> in the 1960s.

The film "Screaming Mimi" is by Gerd Oswald (of the "A Kiss Before Dying" fame) and it was made in 1957.


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