Saturday, December 30, 2017

The Ghoul

Creeping in the shadows is Boris Karloff from "The Ghoul".

Friday, December 29, 2017

Monster Art: Vampirella's Tribute to Forry

I love this piece of Vampirella with Forrest J Ackerman's final resting place.
Art by Joe Jusko.

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Frankenstein VHS

This is how I was introduced to "Frankenstein" when I was a baby.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Larry Talbot!

The group searches for Larry Talbot in the Frankenstein Ruins in "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Sunday, December 24, 2017

The Invisible Lugosi?

No, Bela Lugosi was not in "The Invisible Man", but he was in "The Invisible Ray" as pictured here.

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Snack Time

Here's a great behind the scenes shot from "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" featuring Fredric March, Director Rouben Mamoulian, and Miriam Hopkins.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

The Queen of Scream

Yet again, another lovely photo of Evelyn Ankers.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Testing Make-Up

Here's a great Make-Up Test shot from "Planet of the Apes".

Friday, December 15, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

An Original Glenn Strange Don Post Mask

My favorite of the Don Post Calendar masks was always the Glenn Strange Frankenstein.  Somewhat recently, an original was up for auction on eBay.  If I remember correctly, this may have also been the one that was on display at the Hollywood Wax Museum.

Searching for Maleva

Larry Talbot enters a Gypsy camp to find Maleva in "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

The Old Gypsy Woman!

Here is Maria Ouspenskya as Maleva from either "The Wolf Man" or "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Electrodes: Check

Dr. Mannering does some electrode adjusting in "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

A Young Mr. Lugosi

Who knew he would become the legendary Count Dracula?

Monday, December 4, 2017

The Kings of Horror

Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi on the set of "The Black Cat".

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Tales of Terror: A Nightmare On Elm Street

These children books on slasher killers look so neat!  Here is the "A Nightmare on Elm Street" edition.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Preping for Surgery

Dr. Mannering does some last minute adjustments as Elsa Frankenstein looks on.
From "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Friday, December 1, 2017

Going Over Lines with Dracula

Anne Gwynne and Peter Coe go over their lines as John Carradine looms above.
From "House of Frankenstein".

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Don't Mind the Monster

As Larry and Maleva talk, the Monster looms in the background.
From "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Making Friends

Quasimodo looks up to one of his stone friends in "The Hunchback of Notre Dame".

Friday, November 24, 2017

A James Whale Production

Here's a rare behind the scenes shot from "The Invisible Man".

The Queen of the 1940s

Ms. Evelyn Ankers!

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Stop the Doctor!

Ilona Massey tries her best to persuade Patrick Knowles from reviving the Frankenstein Monster in "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Saturday, November 18, 2017

The License of Mr. Karloff

Have you ever wanted to see Boris Karloff's driver's license?  Well here it is!

Frankenstein Ball

I've always wanted this Frankenstein ball from the 1980's.  Maybe one day!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monster Art: The Shining

Here's a fun rendition of the American Gothic painting featuring Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall from "The Shining".

Sunday, November 12, 2017

King Karloff

Boris Karloff from one of his finest films "The Black Cat".

Milicent's Monster

Here's Milicent Patrick, who designed the Creature From the Black Lagoon for starters, with the head of Frankenstein used in "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein".

Saturday, November 11, 2017

He Just Wants a Hug

Bela Lugosi as the Monster from "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Sarah Michelle Gellar as the Chosen One.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

The Prisoners Are Loose!

Daniel is now free in "House of Frankenstein".

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Close Up on Kong

Here's a close up of the statue given out to production members of the 1976 version of "King Kong".

Sunday, October 29, 2017

It's the Belastein Monster!

Bela Lugosi as the Frankenstein Monster from "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Boris Karloff: The Ghoul

From "The Ghoul".

Monday, October 23, 2017

Sunday, October 22, 2017

May I Have This Dance?

No one wants to dance with Frankenstein!
From "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man".

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Shave Like a Werwolf!

Henry Hull endorses this shaving cream and the drawing of him from the "Werewolf of London" is based on an early version of Jack Pierce's design that was used as a basis for "The Wolf Man".

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The King Kong 1976 Statue

These special statues were created as a promotional item for the 1976 version of "King Kong".