Tag: Lionel Atwill

Lionel Atwill’s 7 maddest and baddest scientists

TERRY SHERWOOD delves into the career of Croydon-born Horror Star Lionel Atwill and picks his seven favourite portrayals of mad scientists!

Lionel Atwill is a deranged waxworks genius, in Mystery Of The Wax Museum (1933)...

Lionel Atwill and Fay Wray's third screen collaboration, early Technicolor horror Mystery Of The Wax Museum. Review by RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES.

Cannibalistic killer stalks city, in glorious Technicolor! Dr. X (1932) REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES on an early Technicolor horror treat – Lionel Atwill and Fay Wray star in 1932's Dr. X.

Murders In The Zoo 1933 REVIEW

Lionel Atwill is a zoologist with murder on his mind. RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES investigates Murders In The Zoo.

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.

House of Dracula (1945) REVIEW

SIMON BALL reviews the 1945 Universal Horror, House of Dracula

Son of Frankenstein (1939) REVIEW

Son of Frankenstein (1939) is one of the last great Universal Horrors

The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942) REVIEW

STEPHEN JACOBS casts a critical eye on The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942)

Peter Cushing and Classic Horror Film Postage Stamps

Peter Cushing isn't the only horror star to be celebrated on a postage stamp

Lionel Atwill, Horror Star’s Hollywood Sex Scandal

STEPHEN JACOBS delves into the sordid 1940s Hollywood sex scandal that engulfed English Universal Horror Star Lionel Atwill

Latest Articles

Henry Bertram Starr, the case of the Blackpool Ripper

Henry Bertram Starr became known as the Blackpool Ripper following the vicious 1903 killing of his wife, guest writer ZOWIE SWAN says