Monday, December 31, 2012

Sunday, December 30, 2012

The Happy Couple

From "Bride of Frankenstein".

Jack Pierce's Scrapbook

And inside, we find a rare photograph of Pierce working on Karloff for "The Mummy".

Saturday, December 29, 2012

Who's There?

Why it's Dwight Frye from a deleted scene from "Bride of Frankenstein".

London After Midnight

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Just Another Gathering...

Boris Karloff shares some drinks with his old friend, the Monster and a gorilla at the Magic Castle.

McDonalds Jurassic Park Art: Part 3

Monday, December 24, 2012

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man Press Release

Here is a great program featuring the upcoming film "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".  At this stage of production, Lon Chaney, Jr. was to play both the Monster and the Wolf Man.  But as well all know, while Chaney did play our werewolf friend, Bela Lugosi ended up playing the Monster.

Monster Art: Basil Gogos

Basil Gogos created this amazing portrait of Bela Lugosi as Dracula!

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Friday, December 21, 2012

FM Cover Fridays - #158

Some Villagers

From a deleted scene from "Bride of Frankenstein".

Dracula's Ring

Here's a close-up shot of Dracula's ring worn by Bela Lugosi in "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein".

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Chaney vs. Pierce

Lon Chaney, Jr. has had enough of being in the make-up chair.
A behind the scenes shot from "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".


Vincent Price touches himself up for "Madhouse".

Monday, December 17, 2012

A Deleted Scene from Bride of Frankenstein

Dead bodies are piling up and an investigation is taking place.

What do they got in there? King Kong?

Welcome to Jurassic Park!

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Saturday, December 15, 2012

It's Exhausting Making a Monster

From "Frankenstein".

Two Heads

Boris Karloff visits the Universal Studios make-up lab and finds a familiar friend.

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Always Obey Your Master

Dracula chokes the life out of Renfield in "Dracula".

Mike Myers was on SNL in 1980?

Here is proof of his first appearance! 

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Monday, December 10, 2012

The Battle of the Century!

O'Connor the Hysterical vs. Karloff the Uncanny!
From "Bride of Frankenstein".

Care for a Ride?

Never hitchhike or Michael Myers may stop and get you!

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Friday, December 7, 2012

FM Cover Fridays - #156

Monster Art: The Mummy

Rick Baker painted this amazing portrait of Boris Karloff as the Mummy.  To view the original, head down to Halloween Town in Burbank, California.  On display are nearly a dozen of Baker's monster portraits among many other paintings by Monster Kids!

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Count Vincula!

It's Vincent Price as Dracula!

Dirty Frankenstein

The Monster is covered in mud after he emerges from the depths of the burned down mill.
From "Bride of Frankenstein".

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Portrait of Kharis

It's Lon Chaney, Jr. as Kharis the Mummy from "The Mummy's Tomb".

The Lifesize Kong!

It's the giant mechanical King Kong from the 1976 version of the film.

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Inside the Fish Tank

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in an aquarium?  Well you can now find out while watching "Revenge of the Creature"!