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His Humble Hunchback: The Stock Character History of "Igor" (Part 1)

Part 1: Early Dramatizations and Dwight Frye

When one thinks of Frankenstein – not the book itself or any one specific adaptation – but as a collective mythology, there are a few specific set pieces that spring to mind. 1,427 more words


Dracula (1931)

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Dracula (1931) Universal Pictures / EP: Carl Laemmle / P: E.M. Asher, Tod Browning, Carl Laemmle Jr. 36 more words

Creature Feature

Dwight Frye (Bazooka)

Even this week’s episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. introduced a character from the comics, and it’s been quite a surprise. In Devils You Know, the hunt for the  810 more words


A Dracula Double Feature

TCM in association with Universal Pictures and Fathom Events is sponsoring a double feature of the English and Spanish language versions of Dracula (1931) that will be shown in theatres across the US on Oct. 389 more words

Film: 1920-1959


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The Ur-vampire story. Everything classical vampires are comes from this movie. While the movie is based on a book, the movie has more range and probably took some liberties. 604 more words


Horrormania: The Vampire Bat (1933)

(From now until Halloween, the Canadian Cinephile will be taken over by pure, unadulterated FEAR. No, I’m not commencing an Adam Sandler marathon. I will be reviewing some of the most spine-chilling, bloodcurdling horror movies, with this year’s trip covering those freaky films released prior to 1970. 618 more words