« I don’t like mushrooms! We’ll find a way out yet! » – John Agar as Dr. Roger Bentley
Fumetti: from the italian, it means « little smoke », describing the word balloons as they emanate from characters’ mouths. It’s comics, in other words. In English, it has come to denote comics created using photos instead of illustrations, also known as Fotonovela or, in French, photo-roman. Confused? No need to be. Here’s a rare American specimen of the beast, issued by Warren Publications, home of Famous Monsters of Filmland, Creepy, Eerie and Vampirella, in MCMLXIV (hey, that’s what the indicia says!).
The Mole People was a 1956 feature film from Universal Studios starring the, uh, immortal John Agar.
Some excerpts from the insides? But of course!