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  1. NT Live Airs International Broadcast of Treasure Island TonightRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage, Tom Hiddleston in Coriolanus, Benedict Cumberbatch & Jonny Lee Miller in Frankenstein directed by Danny Boyle , Rory Kinnear in Shakespeare's Hamlet, Adrian Lester and Rory Kinnear in Shakespeare's Othello, ...

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  2. ReAction Figures unleashes new figures of classic Universal monstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Examiner.com

    ... Pictures. These monsters cover the gamut, from 1923 to 1960. Series 1 features the following monsters: Frankenstein's monster ( Frankenstein with the face of Boris Karloff, 1931), Bride of Frankenstein ( The Bride of Frankenstein with the face of ...

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  3. Even Frankenstein breaks for afternoon teaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Mashable

    English actor Boris Karloff relaxes on the set of the film 'Bride of Frankenstein,' in which he reprises his role as Frankenstein's creation. He thought he had died and gone to heaven when he could go to a five-day cricket match and have smoked salmon and cucumber sandwiches.

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  4. Banshee Season 3 Asks: Who Is Lucas Hood?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... little like the Michael Corleone story," Tropper says. "With Proctor, we're somewhere between The Godfather and Frankenstein . He does not understand what it is he's created until it becomes bigger than he can handle. He was thrilled to introduce ...

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  5. The top 10 blockbuster movies we're actually looking forward to seeing in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... a pretty good job in the past of reinvigorating well-known stories (though I'm in the minority in liking his Frankenstein ), and his big-budget live-action take on the fairytale for Disney promises to be a sumptuous, period-vague (is it Georgian? ...

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  6. Frightful Film Fest at Lyons Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Times of Wayne County

    This winter the Lyons Public Library offers some chilling films in its winter Frightful Film Fest series. Four of these year's six films are based on classic horror novels, "Dracula", "Frankenstein", "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" and "The Phantom of the Opera".

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  7. The Year in Eater: Deviled Eggs, Amateur Salumists, and Other 2014 Dining GrievancesRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Eater

    ... elt like such a phoned-in, inferior byproduct of everything else in his empire-the great restauranteur's ode to Frankenstein. What did

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  8. Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter break up; ex-couple did many films togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... ogether, Burton dated actress Lisa Marie from 1993 to 2001, while Bonham Carter was romantically linked to her "Frankenstein" director Kenneth Branagh from 1993 to 1999. Burton was married to artist Lena Gieseke from 1987 to 1991.

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  9. Mel Brooks on the 40th Anniversary of his "greatest film," Young FrankensteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Boing Boing

    In a short interview from September, Mel Brooks reflects on the history of Young Frankenstein , which he calls "his greatest movie" . "I had a real problem," said Brooks.

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  10. On this day in history - December 18th, 1966Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... many times a year between November and Christmas. Boris Karloff, famous for his portrayal of the Monster in Frankenstein , provided voice talent for Mr. Grinch and the narration. Contrary to popular belief, Karloff did not sing "You're a Mean One, ...

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  11. Massive Collection of Vintage Movie Memorabilia Up for Auction Today with Profiles in HistoryRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... obvious concerning rarity, equality, and value (e.g. Metropolis, The Golem, Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, Frankenstein/ Bride of Frankenstein, every Universal horror, Potemkin, Napoleon, Gone With the Wind, Sunrise, 20th Century, Canary Murder Case, ...

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  12. a Preserving our nation's film heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | CBS News

    ... some sinister, surreal movie. Monsters lurk behind these locked doors -- like the original camera negative of "Frankenstein," from 1931, starring Boris Karloff -- and treasures. Greg Lukow, who heads the Library of Congress' National Audio-Visual ...

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  13. The MummyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | KIMT

    Frankenstein. Dracula. The Wolfman. The Mummy. Whenever great movie monsters are discussed, those four are always mentioned, always together and The Mummy is always, always, always last on the list.

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  14. Massive Collection of Vintage Movie Memorabilia Up for Auction 12/17 with Profiles in HistoryRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... obvious concerning rarity, equality, and value (e.g. Metropolis, The Golem, Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, Frankenstein/ Bride of Frankenstein, every Universal horror, Potemkin, Napoleon, Gone With the Wind, Sunrise, 20th Century, Canary Murder Case, ...

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  15. 'Frozen Fever' To Debut With Disney's 'Cinderella'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... Blanchett plays the Wicked Stepmother or that Helena Bonham Carter plays the Fairy Godmother ( Mary Shelly's Frankenstein reunion!). But in terms of "getting people into theaters" and "giving buzzy interviews to the press," I'd argue their trump ...

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  16. A Century of the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up - A History of Peter Pan on StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Playbill

    ... s Karloff in the roles of Mr. Darling and Captain Hook. Karloff would, of course, go on to famously immortalize Frankenstein's monster in 1931's feature film "Frankenstein," as well as two sequels in 1935 and 1939.

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  17. A wonderful Christmas movie listRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Cloverdale Reporter

    ... favourite is animated and directed by Chuck Jones of Bugs Bunny fame and features the voice of Boris Karloff (Frankenstein) as the narrator. Adapted for the small screen from the 1957 book, the mean Mr. Grinch plots to steal Christmas from the Whos ...

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  18. Calendar of Cool: Boris Karloff BornRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Discovery Educator Network

    ... in hundreds of productions in several genres. His best-known role was that of the monster in the 1931 film Frankenstein . Following this film, Karloff was typecast in horror films for many years. He was widely praised for bringing such great ...

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  19. MoreRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2014 | Art Daily

    ... the Venetian comic book writer Hugo Pratt. Like his most famous character, Pratt (1927-1995) -- a cousin of the Frankenstein actor Boris Karloff -- was a restless cosmopolitan who divided his time between France, Britain, Argentina and Italy, and ...

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  20. Universal Classic Monsters: Complete 30-Film CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | HorrorTalk News

    Bela Lugosi as Dracula Boris Karloff as Frankenstein's Monster and The Mummy Lon Chaney Jr. as the Wolfman Claude Rains as the Invisible Man and The Phantom Elsa Lanchester as the Bride of Frankenstein Ben Chapman as the Creature from the Black Lagoon Dwight Frye as Renfield Colin Clive as Dr. Frankenstein Abbott & Costello as various Like most horror kids, I grew up on the Universal Monsters through frequent late-night television broadcasts. Dracula, Frankenstein's monster, the Mummy, the Wolf Man, the Creature from the Black Lagoon, the Invisible Man and the Phantom of the Opera became old friends.

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