Sam Katzman Overview:

Producer, Sam Katzman, was born on Jul 7, 1901 in New York City, NY. Katzman died at the age of 72 on Aug 4, 1973 in Hollywood, CA .



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Cinematographer Richard H. Kline talks extensively about Katzman, for whom he worked in the 1950s, in the book "A Sci-Fi Swarm and Horror Horde" (McFarland & Co., 2010) by Tom Weaver.

Was a regular poker buddy of veteran character actor James Flavin, with whom he maintained a close friendship for nearly 50 years.

In an interview, Huntz Hall once described what it was like working for Sam Katzman. He told how Katzman visited the set of one of the East Side Kids films they were shooting because the production was behind schedule. Katzman went to the director and said, "How many pages have you shot today?" The director said, "Five." Katzman asked, "How many are you supposed to shoot?" The director replied, "Ten." Katzman grabbed the script, tore out five pages of it and said, "You're done for the day."

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