Tag: Claude Rains

Claude Rains (1889-1967) was an English actor, who appeared in various horror films. His American debut was in The Invisible Man, and he went on to appear in Scrooge, The Wolf Man and Phantom of the Opera.

12 greatest British talent who made Universal Horror a screaming success

British talent was behind most of the legendary Universal Monsters of the 1930s and 40s. DAVID SAUNDERSON tips his lid to them.

The Wolf Man 1941 REVIEW

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The Wolf Man 1941, is howling good time making a star of Lon Chaney Jr. ADAM SCOVELL reviews the Universal Horror classic.

The Invisible Man 1933 REVIEW

James Whale brings HG Wells novel to the silver screen, making movie SPX history with The Invisible Man 1933


Black Cats and Superstition: 13 things you didn’t know about

black cat superstition
ANN MASSEY reveals some strange and wonderful superstitions surrounding black cats through the centuries...

Doctors in Horror Films – they’re four kinds of crazy!

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES talks about Doctors in Horror Films...

Jason Hawes talks Irish hauntings and paranormal reality TV

Jason Hawes TAPS
Ghost Hunters' TV star Jason Hawes tells Spooky Isles's ANN MASSEY about his time in Ireland and bringing paranormal research to television

Forest Graveyard, Bodies and Twisted Faces

DOM COOPER tells us about a Forest song about a visit to a graveyard

She 1965 REVIEW

She 1955
She 1965 is a fun, pulp adventure with plenty of Hammer Horror stars to light up your...