Friday, May 31, 2013

FM Cover Fridays - #177


Got Milk?

It's our favorite vampire fighting hero in a Milk Mustache ad!

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Taking Matters Into His Own Hands

James Whale takes over on Monster Duty during production of "Bride of Frankenstein".

Mr. Price


Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Lugosi Loves his Cigars

A great behind the scenes closeup of Bela Lugosi as Count Mora from "Mark of the Vampire".

The Undying Monsters!

Back in 2006, I created this documentary for my senior project in college.  It is about Monsters and the people who love them.  I hope you all enjoy it.  I sure did have a fun time making it.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

The Sacrificial Ceremony

From "The Mummy".

Buffy the Vampire?

Buffy has fangs in this photo shoot! 

Monday, May 27, 2013

Thank You for Bringing Me a Friend

The Blind Hermit is thankful for his new friend in "Bride of Frankenstein".

Vincent Meets the Ackermans

Forry and his wife say hello to Vincent Price.

Trying on the Kong Suit

A rare behind the scenes picture from the 1976 version of "King Kong".

Sunday, May 26, 2013

Now I Know What It Feels Like...

Colin Clive's reaction to his creation coming to life in "Frankenstein"!

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Monster Art: The Creature Exposed

Another amazing piece by Carlos Valenzuela!

How to Become Best Friends

The Monster and the Blind Hermit know how to do it!
From "Bride of Frankenstein".

Friday, May 24, 2013

FM Cover Fridays - #176


Lugosi & Strange

On the set of "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein".

How Dick Smith Effects Work

Here is Dick Smith's creation for the special effects of "The Sentinel". 

Thursday, May 23, 2013

The Suave Lugosi

The Count meets his next victim in "Dracula".

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

In the Make-Up Chair

A little bit of greasepaint does the trick in "I Was a Teenage Werewolf".

The Forgotten Prisoner

Beautiful James Bama artwork adornes this box for the Forgotten Prisoner Aurora model kit.

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

A Couple of Munster-Mobiles!

Herman in his koach and Grandpa driving his Dragula!

A Fainting Spell

Here is Mae Clark's reaction to seeing the Monster in "Frankenstein".

Monday, May 20, 2013

Welcome Aboard!

The Creature boards the Rita in "Creature From the Black Lagoon".

The Werewolf of Landon

Michael Landon in "I Was a Teenage Werewolf".

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Smoking is Good!

Says the blind hermit to the Monster in "Bride of Frankenstein".

Two Heads Are Better Than None!

Vincent Price with the decapitated head of Peter Lorre from "Tales of Terror".

Saturday, May 18, 2013

The Creature With Julie Adams?

But that's not Julie!  It must be her stand in.
From "Creature From the Black Lagoon".

Don't Lose Your Head!

From "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein".

Thursday, May 16, 2013

The Monsters Meet

From "How to Make a Monster".

Nazi Werewolf

One of the masks created by Rick Baker for "An American Werewolf in London".

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

The Special Effects of "The Sentinel"

Dick Smith shows his skills off in creating the effects of this incredibly scary movie.

Father & Son

During production of "Ghost of Frankenstein", Lon Chaney, Jr. visits his Father's "Phantom" set.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Landon After Midnight

After midnight, Michael Landon turns into the Teenage Werewolf!

Sunday, May 12, 2013

The Special Effects of Alien

One of the great moments of science fiction.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Friday, May 10, 2013

FM Cover Fridays - #174


Teenage Werewolf Has Hormones

He's about to put the bite on this lovely lady.
From "I Was a Teenage Werewolf".

Thursday, May 9, 2013

Attack on William Castle

Is this a behind the scenes shot from "House on Haunted Hill" or "The Tingler"?

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Bela & Son

I know posts have been short of late.  I'm working crazy hours this week.  Things should be back to normal after Friday.  

In the meantime, here's a family portrait of two Belas.

Sunday, May 5, 2013

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Friday, May 3, 2013

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Gloria

Gloria Holden from "Dracula's Daughter" that is!

Who's at the Window?

Why it's Fritz from "Frankenstein"!