Just one year after Boris Karloff shocked audiences as Frankenstein’s Monster, he reunited with makeup artist Jack Pierce for The Mummy. The first of Universal’s Classic Monsters to not be based in literature, The Mummy spawned four sequels, a remake series, and the recent reboot that launched Universal’s ill-fated Dark Universe. Journey with us to Egypt and test your knowledge of this iconic horror film now.
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 […]
Hollywood has been creating monsters almost since its inception. A lot has changed since an unsuspecting woman removed the mask from a phantom, or Dracula lurked down that stairway. We now have burn victims seeking […]
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 […]