Legendary actor, B?la Lugosi, was born B?la Ferenc Dezs? Blask? on Oct 20, 1882 in Lugos, Austria?Hungary (now Lugoj, Romania). Lugosi died at the age of 73 on Aug 16, 1956 in Los Angeles, CA and was laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, CA.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. In addition, Lugosi was immortalized on a US postal stamp in 1997. Lugosi was never nominated for an Academy Award.
Bela Lugosi And His Personal Assistant ProblemBy Dan Day, Jr. on Nov 9, 2019 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog
While watching the Blu-ray of THE HUMAN MONSTER, a realization popped in my head. In that movie Bela Lugosi is assisted in his villainous activities by a disfigured hulking blind man played by Wilfred Walter. It occurred to me that throughout his screen career Lugosi had many unique "helpers" who di... Read full article
Book Review: BELA LUGOSI AND THE MONOGRAM NINEBy Dan Day, Jr. on Apr 26, 2019 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog
The "Monogram Nine" is a phrase used to describe a series of films that starred Bela Lugosi and were produced by one of Hollywood's most notorious poverty row studios. The films were made under the Monogram banner between 1941 and 1944, and they are usually used as an example of how Bela Lugosi's ac... Read full article
5 Things You May Not Know about Bela LugosiBy minooallen on Oct 20, 2017 From Classic Movie Hub Blog
5 Things You May Not Know about Bela Lugosi Like today is his birthday. Happy 135th Birthday to the legend?Bela Lugosi! ..? 1) He was born to play Dracula For real tho… Bela Lugosi was born Bela Ferenc Dezso Blasko in former Austria-Hungarian Empire. His hometown of Lugos was only about fifty... Read full article
Summer Camp Week 6: Bela Lugosi Meets A Brooklyn Gorilla (1952)By Summer Reeves on Jul 1, 2015 From Serendipitous Anachronisms
Summer Camp Week 6: Bela Lugosi Meets A Brooklyn Gorilla (1952) 01 Wednesday Jul 2015 Posted by Summer Reeves in 1950s, Camp/Kitsch, Comedy, Comedy Teams, Musicals, Romance ≈ 1 Comment Tags1950s, Animals, Blogathon, Comedy, Comedy Teams, Mo... Read full article
The Invisible Ray (1936) with Bela Lugosi and Boris KarloffBy Greg Orypeck on Jun 18, 2015 From Classic Film Freak
Share This! Destruction to all he touched or looked upon! The last time we met Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi at this site and under this byline was in The Black Cat (1934).? Well, gentle reader, in comparing that film with The Invisible Ray, made two years later and featuring the same two actors, w... Read full article
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Von Housen: Yes?
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Von Housen: Really?
Hitchcock, the butler: Yes, Master.
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