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Universal Monsters rewatch – Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man 1951

Rewatching the Universal Monsters! It’s a return to comedy land with Abbott and Costello Meet the Invisible Man. Here’s what happens: Abbott and Costello play private detectives who run into a Tommy Nelson boxer turned fugitive, framed for the murder … Continue reading

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Universal Monsters rewatch – Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein 1948

Watching the Universal Monsters! The ones no the Blu-ray box, that is. And you just can’t discuss the monsters without Abbott and Costello. Here’s what happens: Buddies and co-workers Chet and Wilbur get caught up in a plot involving Count … Continue reading

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Universal Monsters rewatch – She-Wolf of London 1946

Rewatching the Universal Monsters! The ones on the Blu-ray box, at least. She-Wolf of London is another oddity on the box set, as it has no relation to The Wolf Man, but is it worth seeing? Here’s what happens: All … Continue reading

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Universal Monsters rewatch – House of Dracula 1945

Rewatching the Universal Monsters! The ones on the new Blu-ray, at least. The monster mash-up of House of Frankenstein gets a follow up in 1945’s House of Dracula. It’s the original House II: The Second Story. Here’s what happens: Dracula … Continue reading

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Universal Monsters rewatch – The Mummy’s Curse 1944

Rewatching the Universal Monsters! The ones on the Blu-ray box, at least. Time for our final go-around with Kharis in The Mummy’s Curse. Here’s what happens: A big company is threatening to drain the swamp from the previous movie, last … Continue reading

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Universal Monsters rewatch – House of Frankenstein 1944

Watching the Universal monsters! The ones on the Blu-ray box, at least. The series goes all Avengers with a bunch of monsters in one movie in House of Frankenstein. Here’s what happens: Mad scientist and Frankenstein fanboy Dr. Neimann escapes … Continue reading

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Universal Monsters rewatch – The Invisible Man’s Revenge 1944

Rewatching the Universal Monsters! The ones on the Blu-ray box set, at least. After wandering through the comedy and action genres, the Invisible Man series goes back to horror/thriller with The Invisible Man’s Revenge. Here’s what happens: Homicidal maniac Robert … Continue reading

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Universal Monsters rewatch – The Mummy’s Ghost 1944

Rewatching the Universal Monsters! The ones on the Blu-ray box, at least. Time to check back in with Kharis in The Mummy’s Ghost. Here’s what happens: The mysterious cult of Arkam recruits the creepy Yousef Bey to travel to the … Continue reading

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Universal Monsters rewatch – Son of Dracula 1943

Rewatching the Universal Monsters! The ones on the Blu-ray box, at least. Lon Cheney Jr. establishes himself as the official “face” of the Universal monsters with the title role in 1943’s Son of Dracula. Here’s what happens: New Orleans heiress … Continue reading

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Universal monsters rewatch – Phantom of the Opera 1943

Rewatching the Universal monsters! The ones on the Blu-ray box, at least. This 1943 version of Phantom of the Opera is the oddity in the box set, as it’s in color, and more of a romance/musical than it is horror. … Continue reading

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