A passing glance at the film
credits of Beverly Garland reveals a staggering diversity.
She's tackled roles of every imaginable hue, yet she's
the first to admit that B film fans recall the string
of low-budget fantasy films she made for director Roger
Corman most vividly.
Is there one film you're asked about more than any other?
BEVERLY GARLAND: Not of This World or It
Conquered the World -- what was the one with
the carrot? Oh my god! I don't know why anybody likes
that film. You know I guess I dislike it because it
was so dumb. Half the time we were in that house talking
to that terrible machine and then talking among ourselves
and then we finally got out of the bloody house and
went to the place where the monster was. Geeze -- the
original bore. I guess people either like the carrot
or thought the idea was great -- I don't know -- those
little things that flew around. That was something at