Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff: The Expanded Story of a by Gregory William Mank

By Gregory William Mank

Dracula and Frankenstein’s Monster are horror cinema icons, and the actors such a lot deeply linked to the 2 roles additionally shared a different friendship. Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff starred in dozens of black-and-white horror motion pictures, and through the years controlled to collaborate on and co-star in 8 video clips. via dozens of interviews and broad archival study, this drastically improved new version examines the Golden Age of Hollywood, the period within which either stars labored, recreates the capturing of Lugosi and Karloff’s mutual motion pictures, examines their bizarre and relocating own courting and analyzes their ongoing legacies. positive factors comprise an absolutely special filmography of the 8 Karloff and Lugosi motion pictures, complete summaries of either men’s careers and greater than 250 images, a few in color.

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