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CLASSIC MONSTERS of the MOVIES



Classic Monsters of the Movies #10
(The Mad Ghoul)
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Classic Monsters of the Movies #10

 

Featuring: The Mad Ghoul: Universal’s 1943 cult classic. Love Kills: A look at the love lives of our favourite heartsick beasties. Witchfinder General: Aggressive, raw and brutal, this depiction of life in the English Civil War pulls no punches at all. Rondo Hatton: A look at some of his most powerful performances and his place in horror lore. Dr Jekyll and Sister Hyde: A classic of the Hammer Horror era. The Undying Monster: Let’s go hunt a werewolf!

68 pages, full colour throughout!


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Bela Lugosi: Hollywood's Prince of Darkness

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Bela Lugosi: Hollywood

 

A stunning 84-page publication paying tribute to the remarkable life and work of a true horror cinema great. Presented in beautiful full colour, this title explores the nuances of his many performances as well as the impact he made on the wider world of horror culture. Lavishly illustrated throughout with stills, publicity shots and posters, this is the ideal companion to your favourite Lugosi movies, and pays respectful tribute to a man whose name is forever linked with the world of monsters, but whose legacy is a far wider one.

84 pages, A4, luxury matt laminated cover with gloss highlights.


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Classic Monsters of the Movies #9
(The Hunchback of Notre Dame)
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Classic Monsters of the Movies #9

Featuring: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939) and Charles Laughton’s timeless performance. Stop-Frame Fantasy Frights: Pioneers Willis O’Brien and Ray Harryhausen. Vampires are Universal, Part 2: stakes at the ready for the beastly bloodsuckers of Hollywood yore. Peter Cushing: A look at the life and career of this national treasure. Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte: Tribute to Robert Aldrich’s monochrome masterpiece. Isle of the Dead.

68 pages, full colour throughout!


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Classic Monsters of the Movies #8
(Frankenstein)

Classic Monsters of the Movies #8

The classic Universal Frankenstein (1931) with Boris Karloff. Anatomy of a Monster – Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Vampires in Film – Bruce G Hallenbeck takes a look at vampire cinema. Barbara Shelley. The Abominable Dr Phibes. Ed Wood – looking at what makes Tim Burton’s 1994 biopic so irresistible. And much more besides!

68 pages, full colour throughout.


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Classic Monsters of the Movies #7

Classic Monsters of the Movies #7

(Mark of the Vampire)

Featuring: Mark of the Vampire – Exploring this moody, twist-laden thriller. Sinister Sidekicks – A rundown of some of classic horror’s most memorable movie minions. J Carrol Naish. Hammer Vampires – The world of Hammer Horror’s bloodsucking undead. Feisty Femmes. The Alligator People. The Walking Dead.

68 pages, full colour throughout!

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Classic Monsters of the Movies #6

Classic Monsters of the Movies #6

(Glen Strange)

The Legacy of Glenn Strange, Lon Chaney Jr, Quatermass, Evelyn Ankers, Monster Music: Horror film soundtracks aren’t just about screaming. Them!, Dark Eyes of London.

68 pages, full colour throughout!

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Classic Monsters of the Movies #5

Classic Monsters of the Movies #5

(Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde)

Featuring: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Peter Lorre, Amicus, Denis Gifford, The Cat and the Canary, Kitsch Corner and much more besides!

68 pages, full colour throughout!

 

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Classic Monsters of the Movies #4

Classic Monsters of the Movies #4

(Dracula AD 1972) Back by Popular Demand!

Featuring: A Closer Look at Dracula AD 1972, Horror Make-Up, Lon Chaney, Young Frankenstein, Monkey Business: why are there so many apes in horror movies?

68 pages, full colour throughout!

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Classic Monsters of the Movies #3

Classic Monsters of the Movies #3

(Creature from the Black Lagoon)

Featuring: Creature from the Black Lagoon, The ladies of Hammer, Val Lewton, Mad scientists and much more besides!

68 pages, full colour throughout!

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Classic Monsters of the Movies #2

Classic Monsters of the Movies #2

(The Mummy Phenomenon!)

Featuring: The Mummy phenomenon, Hammer’s Frankenstein, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill, The 50s sci-fi horror boom.

68 pages, full colour throughout!

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Classic Monsters of the Movies #1

Classic Monsters of the Movies #1

(Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man!)

Featuring Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man, Christopher Lee as Hammer's Dracula, Boris Karloff, Zombie cinema, Silent horror and much more.

68 pages, full colour throughout!

 

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Classic Monsters Almanac

Classic Monsters Almanac

A year-round guide to all the important dates and happenings in the horror film calendar. Featuring: a double-page guide to each month of the year with film release dates, cast and crew birth and death dates, facts and trivia. A tribute to the stalwarts of British and American horror films and a feature-length article on the mainstream horror movie A-listers. Check out what (and who) you share your birthday with! This one-stop horror movie history guide is a must for all fans of classic horror movies.

36 pages, full colour throughout.

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Dreaming of Nightmares

Dreaming of Nightmares

Dreaming of Nightmares is a concise horror movie history guide, covering the development of horror movies from their silent beginnings to the effects-laden shockers of today. This stylish publication is perfect for anyone with even a passing interest in horror movie history. There are familiar faces in the shape of Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Phantom of the Opera, but it also explores the stories that unfolded behind the scenes, looking at the context in which our beloved classics were made.

36 pages, full colour throughout.

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The Classic Monsters Scrapbook

The Classic Monsters Scrapbook

The world of classic horror movies is packed with all kinds of trivia, and so is the Classic Monsters Scrapbook. From little-known facts about the movies themselves to anecdotes from the lives of their casts & crews, this publication is absolutely packed with information. Each section focuses on a specific decade, making it easy to find your favourite film. Inside you'll find fascinating facts that will enrich your understanding of many classic horror movies, stunning scrapbook-inspired design evocative of a bygone age, a fun new angle on each period in classic horror filmmaking and bite-sized morsels of horror movie trivia to keep you reading.

36 pages, full colour throughout.

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The Universal Frankenstein Movies 1931-1948

The Universal Frankenstein Movies 1931-1948

This luxurious special collector’s edition is perfect bound in the style of Classic Monsters of the Movies magazine and is packed with articles, stills and posters, all printed in a beautiful full colour publication which any classic monster lover will cherish. A comprehensive guide to Universal’s series, from Frankenstein (1931) to Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)...

68 pages, full colour throughout.

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