Sunday, May 31, 2015

The Figure Appears from the Secret Panel

Boris Karloff as the Frankenstein Monster appears in the nursery through a secret passageway behind the walls.
From "Son of Frankenstein".

Stan Winston Creature

Here's concept art for Stan Winston's design of the Creature From the Black Lagoon for "The Monster Squad"!

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Of Mice and Men

Not a monster movie, but one of Lon Chaney, Jr.'s best performances!
From "Of Mice and Men".

Friday, May 29, 2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Kicked Into the Pit

The photo shows the Frankenstein Monster falling into the sulphur pit during the climax of "Son of Frankenstein".
Obviously, this is a stunt person and not Boris Karloff!

Monster Art: "The Monster Squad"

Another great piece by Nathan Thomas Milliner!

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Heads Up!

Boris Karloff visits the Universal Make-Up Lab.  On the table is the Mummy from "Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy, a Boris Karloff Life Mask, and a Glenn Strange Frankenstein head from "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein".

Monday, May 25, 2015

A Kong Concept

Beautiful concept art for the finale of "King Kong".

Monster Movie Posters: "Night of the Living Dead"


Sunday, May 24, 2015

The Inspector Shoots!

From the finale of "Son of Frankenstein".

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Countess Dracula

A book written by Carroll Borland who starred alongside Bela Lugosi in "Mark of the Vampire"!

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The Big Finale

Here's a shot from the finale of Boris Karloff's third and final Frankenstein film in which he plays the monster, "Son of Frankenstein"!

Count John

It's John Carradine as Count Dracula, but is this photo from "House of Frankenstein" or "House of Dracula"?

Monster vs. Monster!

Bela Lugosi as the Frankenstein Monster against Lon Chaney, Jr. as the Wolf Man!
From "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

There's No Escape From Kong

From the original and classic "King Kong".

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Dracula Appears!

I'm not nearly as familiar with the Hammer films as I am with Universal, so I'm not sure if this is from "Horror of Dracula" or not.
But anyways, here's Christopher Lee as Count Dracula!

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Where in the World?

It's Evelyn Ankers and Lon Chaney, Jr. on the set of "The Ghost of Frankenstein".

Monster Movie Posters: "The Ghoul"


Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Monster Art: "The Curse of Dracula"

I'd love to see this movie!
Art by Carlos Valenzuela.

Monday, May 11, 2015

Not the Arm!

The Frankenstein Monster pulls off Inspector Krogh's fake arm in "Son of Frankenstein".

Friday, May 8, 2015

Thursday, May 7, 2015

The Munsters and a Turtle

Lily rides a giant tortoise with the support of Herman and Grandpa!

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

The Famous Log Scene

Featuring the missing dinosaur!
From "King Kong".

Monster Movie Posters: "A Nightmare on Elm Street"


Son Meets Monster

Basil Rathbone and Boris Karloff come face to face in "Son of Frankenstein".

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Cranky Frankenstein

You don't want to be the first thing he sees after a long nap.
From "Son of Frankenstein".

Friday, May 1, 2015

Monster Art: Basil Gogos

I love this painting from Basil Gogos of Mr. Sardonicus.  It was featured on the cover of Famous Monsters #126.

FM Cover Fridays - #242


Kong in a Junkyard?

This is what appears to a prop of King Kong from the 1976 version of the film.  The film had a scene which used a giant animatronic Kong and this looks to be the mold of that animatronic.  If anyone has more info on what this actually is, please let us know.