Bud Abbott and Lou Costello formed one of the most iconic teams in film history (not to mention, the stage, radio, and television). Everybody knows their classic “Who’s on First” routine, but perhaps they are best remembered for their unlikely meeting with Universal’s catalog of classic monsters. The series of films revitalized both Abbott and Costello and the Monsters. The films range in quality, but the laughs they brought are countless. These films are a benchmark for what a horror comedy should be. Let’s celebrate these films and test your knowledge of the meeting of these icons.
While you may or may not recognize Jack Pierce by name, you are most certainly familiar with his enduring legacy. As the head of Universal Studio’s make-up department for almost twenty years, Pierce is responsible ⤇
Before we start this article I just want to make sure that I say this review will have spoilers. If you haven’t seen this film yet I would HIGHLY recommend that you do so. Now ⤇
When you think back on “Classic Horror”, there’s no doubt that images of Universal’s iconic monsters flood your thoughts. Even after countless remakes and reimaginings over the last several decades, these portrayals remain a high-water mark. Whether ⤇