Thursday, May 31, 2012

Meanwhile in Egypt...

Can you find King Boris?
From "The Mummy".

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Shock! Theatre Part 1

Below is a booklet for the Shock! Theatre package which sent Universal Monster films to television in the 1950s and 1960s!  I love the artwork on this!

Monday, May 28, 2012

Adding a Little Force

Pretorius present the Monster in "Bride of Frankenstein".

Bela Jr. Meets the Monsters

Bela Lugosi Jr. pals around with his father and Glenn Strange on the set of "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein".

Sunday, May 27, 2012

Fritz and Some Stairs

It's Dwight Frye as Fritz from "Frankenstein"!

Saturday, May 26, 2012

It's a Monster Party!

I have always loved this art from the first time I saw it in "Cracked" magazine!

Thursday, May 24, 2012

The Fiend!

Would you believe that this "murderous fiend" is actually a peaceful creature?
From "Bride of Frankenstein".

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Monster Movie Posters: "The Wolf Man"

I love this fan made movie poster for "The Wolf Man".
Click *HERE* to go to visit the creator's site!

Monday, May 21, 2012

The Boxes

Bela Lugosi gathers his boxes together for traveling.
From "Dracula".

Saturday, May 19, 2012

There Must Be a Way Back

Griffin is still at his desk trying to find a cure for his invisibility.  
From "The Invisible Man".

Friday, May 18, 2012

FM Cover Fridays - #133

Monster Art: Mr. Hyde

I believe this is a reproduction of Basil Gogos' wonderful painting of Mr. Hyde.  I don't think this is done by Gogos himself.  It's still incredible, however! 

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Finding Love

The Creature found a wife to spend his newly human days with.  
From "Creature Walks Among Us".

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Monster Art: Tom Savini

Daniel Horne paints this wonderful tribute to Tom Savini.  His work and inspiration (Lon Chaney) are shown.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

More From the Rue Morgue

It's Bela Lugosi from "Murders in the Rue Morgue".

Lugosi's Mark

It's Bela Lugosi from "Mark of the Vampire".

Sunday, May 13, 2012

Saturday, May 12, 2012

Discussing Murders

Bela and a Gorilla from "Murders in the Rue Morgue".

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Ruining the Photo

Julie Adams, a pretty young girl, poses for a lovely photo, but look who pops up!

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

I Think It's Love

All the Creature wants is a hug!
From "Creature From the Black Lagoon".

Monster Art: Bride & Frank

Daniel Horne brings us this incredible oil painting.  Truly amazing!

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Lugosi and a Gorilla

At the premiere for "House of Wax".

Monday, May 7, 2012

Lugosi on the Set

Here is Bela Lugosi between takes on the set of "Dracula".

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Awful Silly Stuff

While reading about the Dracula Legend, Dracula himself appears!
From "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein"!

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Monsters of the Movies

"Monsters of the Movies" gives us this great cover with Barnabas Collins and Peter Cushing!

Dinner with Castle

William Castle is ready to serve what looks to be the head of Alfred Hitchcock!

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Monster Art: Basil Gogos Tribute

Basil Gogos' painting of Boris Karloff from "The Ghoul" which was featured on a cover of Famous Monsters.  The photograph is a bit blurry and blown out so I'm having trouble figuring out if this is the original Gogos painting.

Monster Art: Dracula

Sanjulian does it again!

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Dracula's Bed

Dracula shows the good Doctor his living spaces in "House of Dracula".

The Hidden Passenger

Nosferatu: the Stowaway!