Crypt of Curiosities: A Look Back at Universal’s Horror Films Featuring Rondo Hatton’s “The Creeper”

In the mid ’40s, the Universal Monsters were in a tough spot. Up until then, the ’40s had been a nonstop flow of sequels and one-offs, with an avalanche of Invisible Men, Draculas (Draculi?), and the ...

Actors Who’ve Played the Same Character the Most Times

With Hugh Jackman currently negotiating to play Wolverine for a seventh and eighth time, Cinelinx takes a look at actors who’ve played the same role eight times or more. Who has played the same ...

Geek shows and movies on UK TV in the coming week

Jimmy Carr, Raising Hope, and a whole host of movies are coming up on UK TV in the next week to keep you busy... Well, it was a good couple of weeks prior, with a bountiful amount of new shows and ...

Top Ten Tuesday: Creepy Character Actors

You just can’t keep a good serial killer down, especially when he only exists in our imaginations. Freddy Krueger returns once again this Friday, April 30, but this time without Robert Englund. Jackie ...

Geek Deals: How I Met Your Mother and Big Bang Theory for $15/Season, Over 54% Off The Sherlock Holmes Collections, Pandorum Blu-Ray for $10

Geek Deals: How I Met Your Mother and Big Bang Theory for $15/Season, Over 54% Off The Sherlock Holmes Collections, Pandorum Blu-Ray for $10 Amazon's Gold Box Deal of the day today is a choice between two Sherlock Holmes collections, each 54% off: Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Granada Television Series 12-dvd set for $96.99, 58% off the ...

The Rondos Are Coming! Some Choice Nominations

We here at Famous Monsters love the Rondos, and who wouldn’t? Begun in 2002 by David Colton and Kerry Gammill over at the scare-tastic Classic Horror Film Board, the Rondo Awards are dedicated to ...

DVD Playhouse--December 2009

DVD Playhouse—December 2009 By Allen Gardner Public Enemies (Universal) Johnny Depp portrays legendary Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger in co- writer/director Michael Mann’s take on ...