Tag: Béla Lugosi

Black Friday (1940)

Tragedy strikes when Dr. Ernest Sovac’s (Boris Karloff) best friend, college professor George Kingsley (Stanley Ridges), is run down while crossing a street. In order to save his friend’s life, Sovac implants part of another man’s brain into the professor’s. Unfortunately, the other man was a gangster who was involved […]

The Phantom Creeps

The Phantom Creeps is a 1939 serial about a mad scientist, Doctor Zorks (Béla Lugosi), who attempts to rule the world with his inventions! Dr. Zorka is the creator of various weapons of warfare, including a devisualizer belt which renders him invisible; an eight-foot tall slave robot (Ed Wolff), robot […]

Heroes of Cult: Bela Lugosi

He was the original Count Dracula who remains an icon of horror even today! His name… Bela Lugosi. Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó was born on 20th October 1882 in what is now known as Lugoj, Romania. He was the youngest of four children. At the age of 12, Lugosi dropped out […]