Wednesday, November 30, 2011

In Bud's Shop

Here are some great shots from Bud Westmore's Make-Up Studio. Which classic characters can you find?


Castle Films: Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man


Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Aqua Study

From "Revenge of the Creature".

A Giant Squid Vs. a Gargantua

From "War of the Gargantuas"!

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Monster Art: Wolf Boy!

A wonderful painting by Ron English!

Saturday, November 26, 2011

Filming the Crash Landing

Here is a great behind the scenes shot from "Planet of the Apes".

He Gets All the Girls!

The Creature finds the girl of his dreams in "Creature From the Black Lagoon".

Friday, November 25, 2011

FM Cover Fridays - #113


Universal Players

Here is a wonderful group shot of the Universal family in the 1930s. How many stars can you find?

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Happy Birthday Forry!

Happy Birthday to the Acker-Monster!
And a Happy Thanksgraving to everyone as well!

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Fighting a Monster

Clive vs. Karloff in "Frankenstein"!
By the way, today is Boris Karloff's birthday! He was born November 23, 1887.
Happy Birthday Boris!

Jackson and Landis

It's Michael Jackson and John Landis on the set of "Thriller".

A Strange Monster

It's Glenn Strange as the Frankenstein Monster from "House of Dracula".

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Those Gargantua Boys

From "War of the Gargantuas".

Monday, November 21, 2011

80 Years of Frankenstein!

On this day in 1931, Frankenstein premiered! Audiences were treated to the most iconic and famous monster of all time!

Working on that Grin

Rick Baker adds some fangs to Michael Jackson's Werecat make-up for "Thriller".

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Lou Captured

Wilbur is being held captive as Sandra tells him about her terrifying plans.
From "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein".

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Dr. Price!

It's Vincent Price from "The Tingler"!

Still There!

Frankenstein and Fritz find the hanged man for their experiment.
From "Frankenstein".

Friday, November 18, 2011

FM Cover Fridays - #112


The Wolf Man

Once again, here is my favorite picture of the Wolf Man, but in better quality!
From "House of Dracula".

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Saving the Girl

Dr. Edelmann does his best to stop Dracula from putting the bite on his next victim in "House of Dracula".

Two Brothers

The Gargantuas!

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Fixing Her Face

Elsa checks herself out on the set of "Bride of Frankenstein".

Making Michael

Rick Baker does his magic on Michael Jackson for "Thriller".

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Cutting the Hanged Man Down

Fritz does Frankenstein's dirty work in "Frankenstein".

Chaney and Guests

From the set of "The Road to Mandalay".

Monday, November 14, 2011

In the Woods

The Wolf Man in his natural habitat.
From "House of Frankenstein".

Taking Five

The Man of a Thousand Faces not only uses his make-up kit to create monsters, but to create a chair!

Sunday, November 13, 2011

The Answer to Both of Your Problems...

Dr. Niemann studies the Frankenstein Records to help the Monster and poor Larry Talbot in "House of Frankenstein".

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Karloff the Vampire!

Here is Boris from one of his scariest roles in "Black Sabbath".

Friday, November 11, 2011

Come Away Fritz!

Fritz whips the Monster as Dr. Frankenstein tries to put a stop to this madness.
From "Frankenstein".

Thursday, November 10, 2011

I'm Back!

After a wonderful weeklong vacation to Walt Disney World, I have returned!
Welcoming me back is this photo of Lon Chaney, Jr and Louise Allbritton from "Son of Dracula".

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Vacation Time

I will be leaving for Walt Disney World tomorrow, so I won't be able to update for about a week. But never fear... When I come back, a whole new batch of Monsters will be there for you to enjoy!

For today's post: Here is a wonderful poster from "Werewolf of London".

Rick Baker: Monster Maker!

It's Rick Baker with his wonderful Devil mask which made an appearance in "Star Wars".