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  1. 'Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein' scary funRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | RecordNET

    When: 7 p.m. today, with doors open at 6 p.m. for a costume party and other seasonal treats Halloween, One Book One San Joaquin and the Friends of the Fox come together today for the screening of “Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein” at the Bob Hope Theatre. The 1948 comedy is part of the Friend's classic film series and was scheduled in conjunction with One Book One San Joaquin's reading this month of Mary Shelley's “Frankenstein.” The 7 p.m. screening will be preceded by a Halloween-themed party in the lobby beginning at 6 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for costumes and all who dress up will be invited on stage.

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  2. Hammer Films' Frankenstein and the Monster of Corruption in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | JD Supra

    Today we celebrate the initial two Hammer Films Frankenstein entries into the horror pantheon. These classic films, from the 1950s, were the The Curse of Frankenstein and The Revenge of Frankenstein.

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  3. 'Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein' scary funRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RecordNET

    When: 7 p.m. today, with doors open at 6 p.m. for a costume party and other seasonal treats Halloween, One Book One San Joaquin and the Friends of the Fox come together today for the screening of “Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein” at the Bob Hope Theatre. The 1948 comedy is part of the Friend's classic film series and was scheduled in conjunction with One Book One San Joaquin's reading this month of Mary Shelley's “Frankenstein.” The 7 p.m. screening will be preceded by a Halloween-themed party in the lobby beginning at 6 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for costumes and all who dress up will be invited on stage.

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  4. The Abominable Snowman - ReviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Cryptomundo

    ... and everywhere, and lots of hot, buxom babes. And the audiences (unsurprisingly!) loved it! " The Curse of Frankenstein (1957), Dracula (1958), The Plague of the Zombies (1966) and Quatermass and the Pit (1967) are just four of dozens of productions ...

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  5. Weirdsville Cinema celebrates Boris Karloff's birthday on Nov. 20 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Detroit News

    ... Taylor says some of best classic films that get trotted out each year to local theaters are "Dracula," "Frankenstein," "Night of the Living Dead" and "Nosferatu." Metro Detroiters will get a few chances to see the latter in a theater this week. The ...

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  6. October 2014 Box of Dread: The Walking Dead, Van Helsing, Teddy Scares And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... Monsters collection also include The Creature from the Black Lagoon and Boris Karloff as he appeared as Frankenstein's monster in Son of Frankenstein. See what the action figures look like and learn about their figure specs by clicking here . This ...

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  7. The Classic Movie Schedule for the Palace Theatre Kicks off TonightRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Nippertown!

    ... of Anthony Burgess' novel was considered too strong for many when it was first released. "DRACULA" & "FRANKENSTEIN" 1931, "Dracula" - 75 minutes / "Frankenstein" - 70 minutes, Unrated Wednesday, October 29, 7pm An old fashioned double feature with ...

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  8. Halloween: 10 spooktastic films to watch with the kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | IcNetwork

    ... This is a great movie about a boy that brings his beloved pet dog back to life, and is also a lovely homage to Frankenstein. Another 90s Halloween classic. It's a sweet story of young girl who befriends Casper, the friendly ghost of a 12-year-old ...

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  9. Halloween movie marathon: Revisiting 'Frankenstein,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NJ.com

    Colin Clive, center, as Henry Frankenstein, and as his assistant Fritz, in a scene from the 1931 horror classic "Frankenstein." I also asked readers to share their suggestions for what films should round out the essential viewing list.

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  10. Test your Frankenstein knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | RecordNET

    Mary Shelley softened “Frankenstein” to lure more middle class readers. A girl's gotta make a living.

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  11. Halloween Horror Movies 2014 - Day 16: FRANKENSTEINRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Daily Kos

    ... director and a largely unknown actor as the star. That November, only 9 months after the release of "Dracula", FRANKENSTEIN was brought into theaters. Think, for a moment, of the most iconic images in Horror. Lightning storms in a mad-scientist's ...

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  12. Sunday Cinema Series: Student Film, Art Display To Be Part Of Film Screenings At Edmond Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Newtown Bee

    ... projects. From left is Bela Lugosi as Ygor, Boris Karloff as The Monster, and Basil Rathbone as Baron Wolf von Frankenstein, or the son of Dr Frankenstein, in a scene from Son Of Frankenstein . As the Sunday Cinema Series continues into autumn, a ...

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  13. Indiana Jones no pin-up boy for archaeologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Age

    ... by Universal in 1932, was Hollywood's first blockbuster archaeology film. "Universal had just had a hit with Frankenstein and they were looking for something with a similar theme and impact," he says. " The Mummy was so successful, they've been ...

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  14. Indiana Jones is 'no pin-up boy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... by Universal in 1932, was Hollywood's first blockbuster archaeology film. "Universal had just had a hit with Frankenstein and they were looking for something with a similar theme and impact," he says. " The Mummy was so successful, they've been ...

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  15. Dark Dreams: Dracula Vs. Frankenstein: The Lugosi/Karloff RivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Escapist

    ... with names Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi, or, as they came to be known in their most famous and iconic roles, Frankenstein and Dracula. Their images and the characters they popularized once chilled the blood of movie goers, quickening their pulse ...

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  16. Horror Film Friday: 'The Mummy' starring Boris Karloff, the UncannyRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | TheCelebrityCafe

    If Frankenstein's monster was a misunderstood overgrown child, then Imhotep was just a hopeless romantic. Even today, The Mummy remains a bizarre entry in the Universal Monsters cannon.

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  17. Dark Horse Announces Frankenstein Comic by Hellboy CreatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | IGN

    Frankenstein Underground is a new five-issue miniseries set in the Mignolaverse that also features Hellboy, B.P.R.D. and Lobster Johnson comic books. The miniseries follows the Frankenstein monster's adventures underground where he will encounter other monsters and dark secrets of the universe.

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  18. Universal's classic monsters can't be beat around HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Deseret News

    Original poster for "The House of Frankenstein" , one of the movies in the new DVD box set "Universal Classic Monsters: Complete 30-Film Collection." As Halloween approaches - and according to local retailers, it's been on the fast track since mid-August - the horror movies start rolling in.

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  19. Frightened people watching scary movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2011 | Channel3000

    ... come from its scenes of spine-tingling piano theme, which amps up the suspense considerably. 5. "The Bride Of Frankenstein" (1935): Any number of the classic Universal monster movies could have made this list, but "The Bride of Frankenstein" has ...

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  20. 'Halloween Horror Nights' scare up the crowds at Universal StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... nut" who first fell in love with screen monsters at the age of 4 when his mother let him watch the original "Frankenstein" starring Boris Karloff. After Mom caught her son sobbing uncontrollably, she thought she had traumatized him for life. It ...

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