Saturday, October 30, 2010

Driving Him Out

The police have set this barn on fire to drive out the Invisible Man.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Thursday, October 28, 2010

The Stars of Universal

Here is a group shot of some contract players at Universal in 1939. Notice the cast of "Son of Frankenstein" in the background. Obviously, the photo was "put together". Look at how high Karloff's head is!


Here is Robert Shaw as Quint in "Jaws"!

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Medusa and her Creator

Here is Medusa from "Clash of the Titans". The bottom picture is Medusa with her creator and animator, Ray Harryhausen!

Monster PSA Posters

I'm not sure who made these, but they're awesome! Do what these people of horror say and you may become a monster yourself!


A big thank you to Johnny Thunder for adding some more info on these posters. The posters are from artist Rob Kelly. You can visit his blog here: Rob Kelly

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Monster Movie Posters: "Bride of Frankenstein"

Monster Art: Famous Monsters

Recently a fan made this incredible poster using nearly every cover of Famous Monsters. I love this!

Monday, October 25, 2010

Monster Model Monday

Dracula's Dragster
Built and Painted by Robert Leininger

Karloff Magazine

Memoirs of a Monster: Boris Karloff Article.

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Let's Start The Week With A Laugh!

Monsters Portfolio - Part 1

The Universal Monsters Portfolio is a book that came out with black and white monster prints inside. I will post the book in several parts as there are a lot of pages.

Saturday, October 23, 2010


Here is Imhotep before his mummification in "The Mummy".

The Juniors

Lon Chaney, Jr. meets Bela Lugosi, Jr. on the set of "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein".

Friday, October 22, 2010

FM Cover Fridays - #53

Mirror, Mirror

Karloff examines the fine work Jack Pierce has created for "The Mummy".

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

The Shape

Watch out for Michael Myers in "Halloween"!

Making a Lonster

Jack Pierce puts the finishing touches on Lon Chaney, Jr.'s Mummy outfit.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Giving Some Shelter

Dr. Frankenstein reluctantly lets his guests in from the storm in "Frankenstein".

Monster Art: The Blind Hermit

I'm not sure who created this, but this is truly a masterpiece. Here we see O.P. Heggie as he appeared in "Bride of Frankenstein".

Monday, October 18, 2010

Sunday, October 17, 2010

Let's Start The Week With A Laugh!

Universal Weekly - Lon Chaney

Here is an issue of Universal's newsletter featuring the Man of a Thousand Faces: Lon Chaney!

Saturday, October 16, 2010

One Dangerous Creature!

While Ben Chapman was carrying around Julia Adams during the filming of "Creature From The Black Lagoon", she hit her head and needed to be patched up. Thankfully she was alright.

Monster Movie Posters: "Dracula"

Thursday, October 14, 2010

He's Down!

Michael Myers lies lifeless during the climax of "Halloween".

Monster Art: Forry and His Monsters

Tuesday, October 12, 2010


Here is Daniel Horne's excellent portrait of Vincent Price!
Be sure to visit his website: Daniel Horne Studios.

Read with a Friend

This little boy is fascinated with the contents of Famous Monsters and so is Frankenstein!

Monday, October 11, 2010

Monster Model Monday

Frankenstein's Flivver
Built and Painted by Mark Silverman

Rick Baker: Monster!

Here is Rick Baker: Monster Maker!