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.
I’m sure that, by now, we have all seen the trailers for the upcoming reboot of Universal’s The Mummy franchise. While I’m not here to provide speculation as to what might or might not happen ⤇
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The first film in Universal’s long-anticipated Cinematic Universe finally has a teaser trailer and poster. Officially a reboot of the studio’s original Mummy franchise, The Mummy stars Tom Cruise alongside Sofia Boutella as our first ⤇