Boris Karloff

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United States film actor (born in England) noted for his performances in horror films (1887-1969)

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Algerian Sofia, who has starred in Kingsman: The Secret Service and Star Trek Beyond, said: "I thought Boris Karloff (who played the role in 1932's The Mummy) made that character iconic and the movie is iconic.
Platini moaned that Ribery didn't win, but Boris Karloff wouldn't beat Brad Pitt in a best-looking male award
One of the inside jokes of the original 1941 Broadway production is that Boris Karloff played the role of Jonathan.
Readers will revisit classic greats like House on Haunted Hill and Invasion of the Body Snatchers, featuring stars such as Vincent Price, Lon Chaney, and Boris Karloff, as well as classic not-so-greats such as Frankenstein Meets the Space Monster and Queen of Outer Space.
Tales of Mystery Volume 1 gathers the two-issue run of BORIS KARLOFF THRILLER, unavailable since 1962, and the first two issues of the comic that continued the series for the next two decades, packaging all in a book packed with lovely full-color panels throughout.
In which film did actors Boris Karloff and Vincent Price fight a duel of magic?
LOS ANGELES: Hazel Court, an English beauty who co-starred with the likes of Boris Karloff and Vincent Price in The Raven and other popular horror movies of the 1950s and '60s, has died.
Hazel Court, an English beauty who co-starred with the likes of Boris Karloff and Vincent Price in "The Raven" and other popular horror movies of the 1950s and '60s, died April 15 near Lake Tahoe, Calif.
than Frankenstein's monster himself, Boris Karloff.
Boris Karloff, the Marx Brothers, Eddie Cantor, James Cagney, Lucille Ball, and Frederic March were only a few of the Screen Actors Guild enthusiasts from among the stars.
Perhaps the most persuasive model the film offers for Wood's creative process is the Frankenstein subtext that counters the explicit Dracula presence of Landau's Lugosi, who repeatedly curses Boris Karloff, his more successful rival, and bemoans his own rejection of the Frankenstein role that made Karloff famous.
Deluxe Edition is magnificently narrated by Boris Karloff ("Frankenstein," "The Mummy") and directed by animation genius and cartoon legend Chuck Jones (Looney Tunes, "What's Opera, Doc?
One of the funniest things I ever saw was Mick sitting with Boris Karloff at the Oval - there they were, Frankenstein and his son" Former disc jockey Pete Murray, now approaching 92 "We had to bring the moves back for that one.
Original wrapper: The poster for Boris Karloff's classic film TOM CRUISE'S new movie The Mummy is offering a fresh look at the classic horror tale, but in 1932 it was Boris Karloff causing the screaming.
Cruise, 54, who stars in the new remake, first saw the 1932 horror with Boris Karloff when he was six.