Guiding Teenage Thunder, Brain From Planet Arous
and Teenage Monster to completion was B-movie
entrepreneur Jacques Marquette, who, teaming with Brain
director Nathan Juran (aka Nathan Hertz), also gave
the world Attack of the 50 Foot Woman. "Jacques
Marquette was the cameraman and one of the money people
involved with it. Jacques later did the camera work
on a good western that I did called The Gatling Gun.
In fact, he was instrumental in getting me in to meet
the director to get the part. I've heard that he's still
around but I haven't seen him in a long, long time."
Fuller has no explanation, incidentally, for director
Juran's alias. "He did that quite often. I had
heard that he directed under two or three other names,